Details For Cover ID# 29854

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Cover Type: Foreign origin, inbound to USA stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Jan 11, 24
Edited on:Jan 11, 24
 
Postmark: Jul 12, 1852
Origin: BARBADOS
Destination: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

[RMSP Great Western] Barbadoes red Crown "Paid At Barbadoes" and "2/-" double rate in red on front and their "JY 7 1852" split ring origin postmark on reverse of folded letter to Philadelphia, carried by the "Great Western" in branch line service to St. Thomas with their split ring transit backstamp, per the Cunard Line steamer "Merlin" which provided a service to the United States, entry "Steam Ship 20 Cts" due handstamp, ex Emmons (brought £400 hammer) and Booth
(see ID #1095 for a single franking carried on same departure and to same destination)

Owner's ID: 1096
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? Yes, price not specified.   Interested in this cover? Contact frajola.
Stampless? Yes