lot # 3096 - europe France
1862: 80 c. carmine used on 1864 single rate entire letter endorsed 'per West India Mail' from Le Havre to Havana, Cuba tied by dotted 1769/B gros chiffres with Le Havre cds (April 1) at left and framed P.P. in red. Carried on the Royal Mail Steam Packet Co. 'La Plata' to St. Thomas with British P.O. datestamps of arrival and thence per 'Conway' to Havana (April 22) and struck with framed 'NE.2'. handstamp in black on arrival.
Catalogue 220: Europe & Overseas