10c Brown (209).
Used with 2c Red Brown (211),
cancelled or tied by grid and "Oneonta N.Y. Mar. 3, 1887 5PM" circular datestamp on mourning cover to Y.M.C.A. at Sydney, Australia, forwarded to Launceston and reforwarded to Melbourne,
forwarding postage paid by vertical pair of New South Wales 1p
stamps tied by "NSW" in oval, boxed "Unclaimed at Melbourne" handstamp, various backstamps including Albany N.Y., San Francisco, Sydney, Launceston, Melbourne and also purple "Melbourne Dead Letter Office Oct. 27, 87" circular datestamp, 2c corner crease, some edgewear, still Very Fine, since Australasia was not a U.P.U. member, forwarding required additional postage
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