1823 printed entire from Calcutta to "Lieut Coll H Stacpoole/Ceylon", largely very fine ovoid 'MADRAS' d/s & oval 'GPO/MAY/Pt Pd' h/s, very minor soiling. Early inwards mail. [The letter apologises for having to reduce interest on monies held because of "The great depreciation which the value of Money is now experiencing...[and] the depression under which the Money Market labours..."] Reasonable offers considered.
Auction Category: CEYLON
INDIA , Banking & Finance , Postmarks , Military & Censor Mail , CEYLON