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Estimate: 350 – 600 USD
Auction date: Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Transatlantic Mail & Spanish American War
Catalog: Transatlantic Mail
Sold for USD 340
Description:

1861 (Apr 24). Envelope from Kingston to a Major in the 77th Regiment in India, with 1859 6d dull lilac pair tied by Kingston “A01” duplex, put onboard RMSPC “Thames” to St. Thomas and transferred to SS “La Plata” to Southampton, via London with “1d” accountancy hs for inland rate debited to Jamaica and ms “10” for carriage to India, carried by P&O steamer arriving in Calcutta JU 26 1861, one stamp with trimmed perfs at right, fine and rare first issue cover to India.

S.G. 5