5¢ Yellow Brown (205), choice centering, crisp shade, tied by grid cancel, purple "U.S. Postal Agency * Shanghai * 9 Nov. 1888" double-oval datestamp on cover to New York City street address, December 8 receiving backstamp, Extremely Fine and beautiful in every respect, ex Drucker
FINE APPEARANCE. A COLORFUL AND RARE UNITED STATES AND SAMOA MIXED FRANKING ON A REGISTERED COVER TO ITALY.
The 15c U.S. postage pays 5c UPU rate and 10c registry fee. Odenweller Census No. 4. With 1964 R.P.S. and 1990 P.F. certificates