HLF15-10 : 2015 - Maxi FDC FRANCE-USA "Stopover 8 Baltimore - HERMIONE / LAFAYETTE"
N°HLF15-10 : Maxi FDC FRANCE - USA "April 18, 2015 : 235 years after the Marquis de LAFAYETTE - Maiden Crossing HERMIONE - Starting from the Isle of Aix of the French Tall Ship of Liberty HERMIONE to United States - Official Ceremony in the Isle of Aix in the presence of Mr. HOLLANDE, President of France / June 19-21, 2015 : Stopover No. 8 of the Tall Ship HERMIONE in Baltimore (Maryland, USA) - Hometown of the American Hymn 'The Star Spangled Banner' / June 19, 2015 : The 'Pride of Baltimore II' and the USS CONSTELLATION welcomes HERMIONE / George WASHINGTON" (Size : 13,5 x 20,8 cm) 2015 :
Franked France 1 value Economic letter 20g grey "Marianne and Youth, 2015" on Private display unit "Hermione in the steps of Lafayette" postmarked in Isle of Aix dated April 18, 2015
+ Complementary postage USA 1 value Presorted Standart "Stars of US Flag" on Private display unit "Lafayette’s Hermione Voyage in U.S. - Baltimore" postmarked in Baltimore "Mows" dated June 19, 2015
+ Complementary postage USA 1 value 6c "First US Flag - 1777"
+ Violet cachet Isle of Aix "Departure Frigate HERMIONE - Maiden Travel France-USA / Mr. HOLLANDE, President of France" dated April 18, 2015 on back
+ Black cachet Baltimore "The Pride of Baltimore II welcomes french frigate L'Hermione" dated June 19, 2015
+ Postal link Baltimore (USA) - Strasbourg "Council of Europe" (France) with Mail Office cachet on back
Limited edition 50 copies - EXTREMELY RARE
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