SG55 1856 Letter rate of 1/- per half oz plus 1/- late fe, paid by 2x 1/- Embossed. From LIVERPOOL to MAINE, USA

SG55 1856 Letter rate of 1/- per half oz plus 1/- late fe, paid by 2x 1/- Embossed. From LIVERPOOL to MAINE, USA
Stock Number: 312530
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Catalogue Number: 268
SG Number: SG55
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SG55 1856 Letter rate of 1/- per half oz plus 1/- late fe, paid by 2x 1/- Embossed. From LIVERPOOL to MAINE, USA

Both Embossed have four margins, cancelled by “466” numerals and additionally tied by a black Boston Paid large cds- unclear why similar but red cds alongside. Dated 19th January arriving Feb 2nd. Manuscript “5”  accountancy mark due to the U.S.P.O. Reverse with Liverpool F.R.H. - Floating Receiving House c.d.s. for JA. 19. 1856. Super Embossed cover. Travelled by Cunard steamship "Arabia". Rare.