Lot Details

Fall Postal History 2022

October 26-27, 2022 in New York City

Our Fall 2022 Postal History sale includes the John D. Bowman Collection of Boyd's City Express Post, the William B. Robinson Collection of Wisconsin Postal History, material from the collections of Steven M. Roth and Graham Booth, FRPSL, and much more. 

LOT# : 901
Date: October 27, 2022

Transoceanic Mails

Williamsburg, New York to Newcastle, England (December 16, 1847),

folded letter with red "New-York 5cts. 16 Dec" datestamp and "Paid" in arc, missed the December 16 sailing of the Britannia from Boston so carried by Cunard's Hibernia on the line's first departure from New York, departing January 2 and arriving Liverpool January 16, "America/Liverpool Ja 16 1848" transit and Newcastle arrival backstamps, cover faults, fine appearance, ex-Biales and Boettger

Starting Price: Make an Offer
Hammer Price: $15