Details For Cover ID# 28533

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Cover Type: USA outbound stampless
Entered by: nusivar
Added on:Mar 22, 20
Edited on:Mar 22, 20
 
Postmark: circa Nov 1852 (USA to India ViA PRUSSIAN MAIL)
Origin: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Destination: Calcutta, INDIA
 
Description:

A flimsy small cover from Boston to Calcutta Via Prussian Mail through AACHEN, TRIESTE, ALEXANDRIA, and Bombay. Front of cover bears "PAID" and "FRANCO" in red. Also manuscript marking of "39" (Prepaid to Germany or Trieste or to Alexandria?). Front also bears transit cancel of BOMBAY JA ? 1853 /SHIP(?) POSTAGE/INLD DO 8/4/1-6" in black (Postage due was 1Re for P&O ship from Alexandria to Bombay and 6Annas for inland postage from Bombay to Calcutta. Back of cover bears AACHEN 1 DC", TRIESTE/15/12", ALEXANDRIA /DE 17 1852" (British PO) and receiving cancel of Calcutta, GPO (? JAN ?).

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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