Cuba 1899 - EDIFIL 61 - 171x95 mm, Knife 76, Watermark US POD 99 stamped envelope.
The 2c carmine on blue Christopher Columbus stamped envelope used within Havana in 1900. Addressed to the very well known "Sociedad Económica de Amigos del País". Indicium cancelled with HAVANA, CUBA, Nov 18, 1900 duplex cds. In perfect condition, neatly slit opened at left, with no loss of paper whatsoever. The 2012 EDIFIL catalogue value is € 50,- (US $ 70.00)