Hover your cursor
over the image to see a zoom at right.
Scott Number: RNG1 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 5612
Denomination/Type: Revenue stamped paper, Liberty Type F, 2c orange
2023 Scott Catalog Value: $ 18.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 300.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Multiple cancel types
Cancel or Company Type: Bank/Banker/Broker
Company: Second National Bank
City: Jersey City
State: New Jersey
Three versions of a uniquely engraved fish vignette from the account of John Elsey, a fish dealer. You can see variances both in color and in the position of the revenue imprint with respect to the vignette. Of special interest is the unique fish-shaped check protector used over the dollar amounts.
If you have any information or comments about this cancel or stamp, please email me.