Sale 260

Lot 53

San Francisco Cal. Oct. 1, blue c.d.s. with matching "Paid" and "26" handstamps on 1852 folded letter to Bordeaux (Nov. 14) via London (Nov.11) and Paris (Nov. 12), "New York/Am. Packet/ Oct 30" c.d.s. in red with red Paris entry c.d.s. in red and "8" (décimes) handstamp indicating French domestic postal charges to be collected, Very Fine.
Estimate 150 - 200

Carried on PMSS
Tennessee, which arrived in Panama on October 16, after which it travelled from Chagres to New York (probably on USMSS Falcon. It left New York on on Oct 30 on the Baltic of the Collins Line, arriving Liverpool on Nov 10.

Realized $180

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