Details For Cover ID# 28532

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Cover Type: USA outbound stampless
Entered by: nusivar
Added on:Mar 22, 20
Edited on:Mar 22, 20
 
Postmark: circa Aug 5, 1851 (USA to India ViA SOUTH HAMPTON marking)
Origin: Hillside-Plymouth, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Destination: Calcutta, INDIA
 
Description:

A small cover (with 14 pages of thin paper letters) datelined Hillside (Mass?) to Calcutta Care of Baring Brothers, London. Cover bears no US PO cancellations but has "ViA SOUTHEMPTON" red straight line cancel on front along with "LONDON PAID/AU 19" in red and "5" in black cancel. Manuscript cancel on front "1/-" crossed out and added "2/-" (for double weight). Back of cover bears arrival cancel of London (18 AU 51), "T.R." in black over and "GPO SEP?" boxed arrival cancel of Calcutta.

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes