xxx SEA MAIL Scott #0 ENGLAND TO VERMONT USA 1863 "BOSTON BR. PKT." 5 CENTS Stamp

Condition: ENGLAND TO VERMONT USA 1863 "BOSTON BR. PKT." 5 CENTS
Country: USA
COVER: LONDON 17 APRIL 1863 TO VERMONT * CARRIED by Cunard Line's "EUROPA" posted in the West Central District of London prepaid 1 shilling packet rate using 2 6d. (SG84) stamps cancelled "WC/20" [Dubus Type 8 duplex] BOSTON BR. PKT. 24 PAID 2 MAY 1863 arrival cds in red "5 CENTS" handstamp (credit to USA) The EUROPA (1,834 tons) was built in 1847; her maiden voyage to Boston took place in July 1848. She was later used as a Crimean War transport ship and placed back onto the Atlantic route in November 1856. Europa made her last voyage for Cunard in February 1866. EX HUGH FELDMAN Signed by expert Dr. Migliavacca WE SHIP WORLDWIDE
$75.00
Item Id #: 007329