Details For Cover ID# 29167

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: ecovers
Added on:Sep 10, 21
Edited on:Sep 18, 21
 
Postmark: Nov 14, 1849
Origin: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: Cognac, FRANCE
 
Description:

Folded letter sheet with 5c Franklin (Scott 1) to Cognac, France, datelined 14 Nov 1849.

With red London marking dated 29 Nov on reverse. Red Calais Nov 30th postmark ties stamp, and black receiving postmark of Cognac Dec 2 on reverse. Letter carried aboard Cunard steamer Hibernia (NY 14 Nov, LP 28 Nov).

Only the 6th cover known franked by the 5c Franklin 1847 to Cognac, France.

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 1] SNS# 1 [1847 5¢ Brown - USA Stamps 1847 Issue]