FRESH AND VERY FINE. A REMARKABLE ESSAY CONTAINING SIX PORTRAITS OF THE PRESIDENTS, MANY OF WHICH WERE USED ON STAMP DESIGNS. AN IMPORTANT ESSAY.
The vignettes shown were used on the 5c, 24c, 30c and 90c 1861 Issue, as well as the 15c 1866 Issue.
Ex Mason. This essay is unlisted in either Scott or Brazer. We have attributed it to the National Bank Note Company
VERY FINE. THIS ESSAY, PRINTED BY NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY AND SHOWING THE FRAMEWORK FOR THE PROPOSED DESIGN, IS LIKELY UNIQUE.
Unlisted in Brazer. Noted in the Evans book on p. 14