eti@ Stamp Auction - 2: 02: Chinese Empire treaty ports - Auction #23, lot 25
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By:
Kelleher & Rogers, Ltd.

lot # 25 - 2: 02: Chinese Empire treaty ports

Friday Nov 17, 2017 10:00 to Saturday Nov 18, 2017 17:00 Asia/Hong_Kong
Last date for bids: 
Nov 17, 09:00 HKT

Canton, 1837 (Feb. 23), folded letter from Canton, China, to Philadelphia, datelines "Canton February 23 1837" from Samuel Wetmore to William Wetmore c/o Messrs. Wetmore Hoppin & Co., New York; red "New York Jun 21" c.d.s. and manuscript "25" rating; forwarded back to New York with blue "Philadelphia Pa. June 22" c.d.s.; trade contents include report of cargo for ship Eben , New York to Canton, Very Fine, an interesting, clean early cover.
Estimate HK$ 7,000 - 9,000.