Lot 977(TransA - Havre) 1854 (Jun. 6) London, England to Baltimore, Md., folded letter with red London Paid (6.6) cds and red manuscript "1/-" shilling packet rating, red "21/cents" credit rating handstamp, carried by Havre Line Union from Southampton Jun. 7th to New York arriving Jun. 23rd, red "Am. Packet, Paid 24, Jun 24" exchange credit cds, Very Fine, Letter was carried on maiden return voyage of the Havre Line Union, ex-Winter.
Estimate $300 - 400.
British mails were picked up and discharged off Cowes, Isle of Wight, in the Solent near Southampton. London applied 21¢ credit marking.