Hover your cursor
over the image to see a zoom at right.
Scott Number: R15c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 4441
Denomination/Type: 2c U.S. Internal Revenue, perforated
2023 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 0.25
Estimated Retail Value: $ 150.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Circle
Cancel Color: Blue
Cancel Date: December 02, 1870
Cancel or Company Type: Bank/Banker/Broker
Company: Bank of New Orleans
City: New Orleans
1870 Bank of New Orleans sight draft (foreign exchange) sent overseas, where French revenue stamp was affixed to the reverse. Combination usages of U.S. and non-U.S. revenue stamps from this era are very scarce.
If you have any information or comments about this cancel or stamp, please email me.