Lot# 3715 - Sales #3047-51

  • Lot# : 3715 Transatlantic Covers by Destination

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    1839 Stampless Cover Quebec to London via New York, folded letter sheet with red "Quebec MY 20 1839" double circle cancel, red "New York May 25" cds, manuscript "Via New York/ pr first packet", three different red "Paid" handstamps followed by manuscript "12½" (freight money), "11" (Canadian postage to border) or "18¾" (U.S. inland postage) plus a manuscript "1/7" (postage due at London), backstamped 2-line "Liverpool Ship Letter" and red 20 JU 20 1839 receiving cancel, Very Fine and attractive, pictured in "The Transitional Decade From Sail to Steam on the North Atlantic" (BNAPS Transatlantic Study Group, Handbook 3, page 43); ex-Arnell
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
    Hammer price : 110.00 USD