U.S. Mail, New York N.Y., 1c Black on Rose (6LB9).
Large to huge margins including sheet margin at bottom,
tied by red "New-York 5 cts 6 Feb." integral-rate circular datestamp on bronze and blue Valentine
cover, red "Paid" arc, pencil "5" rate, address partly erased, stamp with few slight creases
VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A BEAUTIFUL AND VERY RARE USE OF THE NEW YORK CITY CARRIER DEPARTMENT STAMP ON A PRINTED VALENTINE COVER, WHICH IS EVEN MORE DESIRABLE WITH THE TYING HANDSTAMPED MARKING.
Ex Worthington (pencil "12/21/04 New Eng CNI" source code on back). With 1991 P.F. certificate
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