5c Black, "ACM" Initials (9X1).
Horizontal pair, large margins except clear at upper right corner, tied by blue ms. cancels on blue folded letter datelined "Mobile 29 d'Avril 1846"
and sent via New York City to Paris, France,
backstamped with large oval "Forwarded By Collombs-Iselin New York"
handstamp, red "New-York 11 May 10 cts" integral rate cds, matching "Paid" arc, red "Colonies &c.Art.13" framed hs, British transit backstamp, French transit cds and ms. rates on front, Very Fine, extremely rare use of the New York provisional on letter originating in the South and handled by forwarder for transatlantic mail
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