A redirected cover from Chillan (Chile) to Menton (France).
1) Chillan 23 April 1893. - Transit Valparaiso 30 april 1893
2)Arrival Bordeaux France 8 june 1893
3)Arrival Clarens Switzerland 10 june 1893
4)Departure Clarens 11 june 1893
5)Arrival Menton (Alexandra Hotel) France 12 june 1893
The sender wrote Canton de Vaud Clarens Suisse.It could be the person to whom it was addressed to was no longer at that address and a new address furnished.Menton & Alexandra hotel were written as a correction and the old address and c/o lined over.The violet Clarens departure handstamp means it was sent out from Clarens.
There is no postage due indication.
The postal service was very swift in those days as the cancels speak for themselves.It would be no faster today.