, countersigned by Commanding Officer, bearing 1863 CC perf. 12½ (1d.) tied by double-arc d.s. and showing "NEW-YORK/DUE 10/U S CURRENCY" c.d.s. (20.9) with, on reverse, St. Thomas transit c.d.s.; the envelope a little discoloured though a rare example of the 1d. concessionary rate being unaccepted going to USA. Photo" /> cover 1874 (26 Aug.) envelope to USA, headed<I> "From No 1890 Private A. Whithead. 98th Detachment"</I>, countersigned by Commanding Officer, bearing 1863 CC perf. 12½ (1d.) tied by double-arc d.s. and showing "NEW-YORK/DUE 10/U S CURRENCY" c.d.s. (20.9) with, on reverse, St. Thomas transit c.d.s.; the envelope a little discoloured though a rare example of the 1d. concessionary rate being unaccepted going to USA. Photo | Christie's