California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Vermilion on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU7).
Instructions and list of offices eight at left, Ms. "Strawberry Valley Cal. Jan. 17th" (1856) postmark and cancel, to San Francisco street address, slightly reduced at top, fresh and Very Fine, genuinely used examples of this entire are extremely rare (remainders were used to create forged Wells Fargo express usages), one of the fascinating aspects of this issue is that both the Penny Post oval and 3c U.S. stamp were embossed in the same color by George F. Nesbitt, ex Barkhausen and Golden
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