United States used to Paris: 12c black, plate I, STRIP of THREE plus single, generally fine, tied by red grid on envelope bearing HARTFORD CT JUL 9 1858 c.d.s. and manuscript “42 / “under two G.B. 6p lilac stamps (forwarders), hinged in place, also red 6 and G.B. PAID 23 JY 58 c.d.s., French transit, on reverse blue GEO. PEABODY & Co. LONDON forwarding agent and PARIS receiver (Scott 36). Est. Cash Val. $600 – 800 An impressive combination heavy weight franking. A very busy cover.
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