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Scott Number: R6c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 1473
Denomination/Type: 2c Bank Check, orange, perforated
2020 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 0.45
Estimated Retail Value: $ 100.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: October 06, 1862
Cancel or Company Type: Manufacturer/Industrial Trade
Company: T.P. Howell & Company
Not only is this an extremely interesting trade, 'Manufacturers of Patent & Enamelled Leather', but it is one of the earliest stamped documents I have ever seen, dated October 6, 1862.
If you have any information or comments about this cancel or stamp, please email me.