Ref: 13193
  • £875.00

1837 cross-written entire letter written on board "Bodecia" addressed to Launceston "Island of Van Diemans Land" endorsed and dated 'ST HELENA 30th July 1837' smudged manuscript rating (1/1d) Crown 'GENERAL POST OFFICE / CAPE OF GOOD HOPE' d/s 'SE 22' On the reverse framed 'SHIP LETTER / 14 NO 14 /1837' Two vertical filing folds. A superb destination at this date.