12c Black, Plate 3 (36B).
Intense shade, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26),
tied by blue "Cincinnati O. Feb. 20" (1861) double-circle datestamp on yellow cover to Germany,
red "N. York Brem. Pk. Paid 12 1861 Feb. 23" credit datestamp, sender's directive "Via Hamburg or Bremen"
at top, Hamburg and Bahnhof backstamps, Very Fine and attractive, apparently carried on the NGL's New York,
which went into the docks at Southampton for repairs, very little mail was carried
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