Sale 284

Lot 1478

1834 (Jan. 15) Canton to New York, dateline on folded letter with ship endorsement "Neponset", red "Boston Ms. May 7" c.d.s. and matching "Ship" handstamp with manuscript "20¾" rating (2¢ ship fee plus 18¾¢), letter reads in part "We have never had so many departures for home…The hardest of the season however is over. We have now but 6 or 7 ships left…", light vertical file folds, Very Fine, 113 days in transit.
Estimate 400 - 500

Provenance: Drucker

Realized $800

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