Cuba 1895 - Sc 145 - (EDIFIL 127) 5c green stamp of 1892 on beautiful 240x104mm cover to New York
Preprinted address of HAVANA SPONGE COMPANY, 75 PINE STREET, NEW YORK, P.O. Box 1101, U.S.A. Manuscript [Per] S.S. "Saratoga" at upper left corner. PAQUEBOT (N.Y. - 2D DIV) two line handstamp applied in purple on front. Stamp cancelled with Incoming New York Foreign Mail "BARRED 12 in Circle" applied in black - Backstamped on arrival with circular N.Y.P.O. - 3-20-95 - PAID ALL c.d.s. in black. In good condition overall, with only a small repair to the upper left corner and a vertical fold right down the center of the envelope.