Details For Cover ID# 28947

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Cover Type: Foreign origin, inbound to USA stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Nov 25, 20
Edited on:Dec 2, 20
 
Postmark: Jan 31, 1861
Origin: Liverpool, UNITED KINGDOM
Destination: Portland, Maine, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

[Double rate use to Allan Line Agents] folded letter addressed to Edmonstone & Allan Co, requesting them to forward enclosed letters to Charleston, Paid Liverpool JA 31 1861 origin and ms 2/- rate, rare "42 cents" credit handstamp and Portland Am Pkt Paid 48 exchange office datestamp of 18 February, endorsed to Allan Line steamer North American, mended vertical crease

the earliest of four reported uses of this Type 1 datestamp with 48 rate

Owner's ID: 556
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? Yes, for US$ 400.   Interested in this cover? Contact frajola.
Stampless? Yes