1c Blue, Ty. V (24).
Position 61L9 with part left imprint,
used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26),
Position 1L27, cancelled or tied by grids, "Philadelphia Pa. Mar. 13, 1863"
octagonal datestamp on cover to Baltimore, cover with some toning, reduced at left, Fine and scarce late demonetized use,
with 2016 P.F. certificate, Chronicle
No. 48 lists a census of demonetized uses, this is one of two recorded from Philadelphia that was either accepted as prepaid or slipped through (the other, with four 1 stamps, was offered in our Wagshal Sale 1006, lot 1404), illustrated and described in Chronicle
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