Crash and Wreck 1892

£450.00

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Description

Cover from Ottawa to Germany with blue two-line handstamp “Frankirter Brief aus gestrandetem D. Eider geborgen.” with stamp floated off, minor staining on reverse, without any arrival cancellation. This scarce handstamp was only applied to mail addressed to Germany recovered from the the Eider, which was stranded off the Isle of Wight on 31 January.