12c Black, E. Grill (90).
Intense shade, used with 1c Ultramarine (156)
and tied by quartered cork cancels, "South Weymouth Mass. Jan. 21, 1878" circular datestamp on registered
cover to Horatio C. King in New York City (Horatio C. King was the namesake son of the postmaster general under James Buchanan), various registry markings, some slight wear, Very Fine, unusual late use of 12c Grill, the registry fee was 10c, ex Vogel
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