Details For Cover ID# 29184

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: tankcurator
Added on:Sep 23, 21
Edited on:Sep 23, 21
 
Postmark: Dec 3, 1897
Origin: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
Destination: Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS
 
Description:

Scott's US #234 5-cent chocolate used on a US Post Office Department penalty envelope. The stamp is canceled twice, once with an early machine cancel (time stamped at 5:00 pm and the other being a hand cancel with attached killer. Sent from the office of the Third Postmaster General to Mr. Nic. Van der Shelde in Amsterdam Holland. On the reverse is a black oval with "P 150" inside and a black Amsterdam receipt marking dated 13 December 1897

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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