Forwarded from/Hale's News Room/And Foreign Letter Office/New-York.
Four-line red handstamp with upper/lower case letters in third line (Ty. NY-B) clearly struck on bluish folded cover from Fesser Picard & Co. to Rothschild & Co. in London, England,
via New York City, receipt docketing confirms sender and Apr. 22, 1841 origin date, red "Forwarded by Goodhue & Co. New-York"
oval handstamp on back along with "LIVERPOOL/SHIP LETTER"
two-line handstamp and red London receiving datestamp (Jun. 2), manuscript "8"
due marking, Very Fine, this is the only recorded example of the Ty. NY-B marking recorded by Gutman, the sender was based in Havana and had an affiliated company in Matanzas, therefore this letter originated in Cuba or Mexico
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