U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Light Blue Unsurfaced (6LB3).
Large margins, cancelled by orange-red "U.S." in frame (tied by impression thru lettersheet), used on Sep. 13, 1842 folded letter to New York street address, redirected to Rye N.Y.,
faint red "Albany N.Y. Sep. 20" circular datestamp and ms. "12-1/2" rate, orange-red "New-York Sep. 22" circular datestamp and blue ms. "6" for forwarding, Very Fine and unusual use, ex Golden and Gordon N. John, with 2005 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail for untied ($2,500.00 for tied by handstamp)
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