Details For Cover ID# 29412

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Mar 19, 22
Edited on:Mar 19, 22
 
Postmark: Jun 12, 1891
Origin: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: Soerakanta, Dutch East Indies, INDONESIA
 
Description:

1890 2c carmine Small Bank Note (220) vertical strip-of-three tied by "New York Jan 13, 91"  duplex postmarks and blue French transit marking on cover to Soerakanta, Java, Dutch East Indies. Various backstamps, including Batavia 24/7 1891, Soerakanta 27/7 and 28/7 1891, Weltevreden 30/7 91. Weltevreden was the Dutch colony's administrative center in Batavia. "Return to the Writer" purple pointing hand marking likely applied in New York. 1c convenience overpayment of 5c UPU rate.

Boxed marking in Dutch and French "Overleden/ Decede" (Deceased), London Sp 5 91" red cds applied during return trip, manuscript markings in blue crayon "Dead" and "To be returned".

Owner's ID: 2671
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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[SNS 60] SNS# 60 [1890 2¢ Red - USA Stamps 1890-1893 Issues]