Letter, Bethune & Hunter to Donald McLean

Production date
20 May 1862

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Letter from Bethune & Hunter, to Donald McLean, dated 20 May 1862.

The letter stipulates the account for that month is one hundred and seventy-six pounds, six shillings and seven pence, to McLean's debit. The letter is addressed to McLean in Auckland, before he travelled back to England. It is post-marked 23 May in Wellington and 30 May in Auckland. It was sealed with red sealing wax with an embossed stamp: B & H. This is placed on a fold so part of the seal is missing. There are two blue two pence stamps.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
White paper, black ink, wax
Height x Width: 254 x 203mm
Subject period
Subject date
20 May 1862
Credit line
gifted by anonymous
Other number(s)
m2004/19, 29659

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