Details For Cover ID# 29244

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Nov 10, 21
Edited on:Nov 10, 21
 
Postmark: Dec 26, 1876
Origin: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
Destination: Paris, FRANCE
 
Description:

1876 3c red on white Centennial postal entire (U218) with "Philadelphia Pa. Dec. 26" (1876) circular datestamp, upgraded with 1875 2c vermilion (178) with cork cancel, to Paris, France.  Jan. 1877 blue French receiving double circle marking.

Corner card of "Commission of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, Main Building, Centennial Exposition, Philadelphia." One of only three examples of mail from the Luxembourg's Commission at the Exposition in Philadelphia recorded by Bomar. They were presumably written by F. Berger, the Grand Duchy's Commissioner.

Owner's ID: 2565a
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 47] SNS# 47 [1875 2¢ Vermillion - USA Stamps 1870-1880 Issues]