St. Louis, Missouri, 10c Black on Greenish (11X2).
Type I, Position 2, full top right corner sheet margins
with large margin at left and just in at bottom, without pen cancellation
and tied by red "St. Louis Mo. Jun. 28" (1846) circular datestamp, matching "PAID"
handstamp and manuscript "10" rate on folded cover to New York, stamp affixed by sender over a wrinkle in lettersheet which does not affect stamp
VERY FINE. A MAGNIFICENT CORNER-MARGIN COPY OF THE ST. LOUIS 10-CENT "BEARS" PROVISIONAL ON COVER. ESPECIALLY DESIRABLE CANCELLED SOLELY BY THE RED CIRCULAR DATESTAMP.
Ex Hessel and Clippert. With 1976 and 2019 P.F. certificates. Scott Retail for a cover with usual pen cancellation
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