Cuba 1847 - Red Cardenas Baeza on wrapper to La Habana.
A very nice strike of a CARDENAS, 30 MAY 1847 Baeza applied in red on this wrapper (no contents) from Cardenas to Havana, addressed to "Seņor Magistrado Juez Gral. de Bienes de Difuntos de La Habana" - "4" rate applied also in red on front. A "as good as it gets" strike of this Baeza mark - Listed in Ginovart y Tizon as No. 3 (applied in red only from 1844 to 1848) with a rarity factor of "R" (Rara - Rare - from 30 to 50 exist)