Cuba 1910 - EDIFIL 86 - 175x100mm Serafin Sanchez stamped envelope.
Used from Palma Soriano to Havana in 1912, addressed to the well-known businessman and stamp collector of the time, Samuel L. Israel. Indicium canceled with scarce PALMA SORIANO, CUBA OCT. 7, 1912 duplex cds. Backstamped on arrival at Havana on Oct.9. This envelope is the THIN LAID paper variety WITHOUT "Waterlow & Sons" embossed on the upper left inner margin of the envelope. Cleanly open at top without any reductions. The 2002 EDIFIL catalogue value is € 30,- or around US $ 42.-