HAWAII, 1857, 5c Blue, Thin White Wove (8).
Large margins to clear at top, fresh and bright, uncancelled, used with United States 12c Black (17),
ample to large margins, on cover to College Hill O., red "Honolulu U.S. Postage Paid Jan. 19" (1858) circular datestamp, 12c tied by "San Francisco Cal. Feb. 20" circular datestamp, small sealed cover tear at top center
VERY FINE. AN ATTRACTIVE MIXED-FRANKING COVER FROM THE HASTINGS CORRESPONDENCE WITH THE HAWAIIAN 1857 5-CENT KAMEHAMEHA AND UNITED STATES 12-CENT 1851 ISSUE.
This was carried on the American bark Fanny Major, which departed Honolulu Jan. 19, 1858 and arrived San Francisco Feb. 8. Mail to the East Coast was postmarked at San Francisco on Feb. 20.
Ex Lake Shore. With 1977 P.F. certificate
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