Lot 16801861, 1¢ blue, vertical pair used with 3¢ rose (65), all cancelled by manuscript "RMG, Feb 13. 64" on 1864 complaint for divorce and sworn statement, prepaid 5¢ tax for sworn general certificate, inside is a court docketing notation dated Feb. 29th 1864; couple small stamp flaws, Very Fine.
Scott No. 63 Estimate $200 - 300.
The tax rate for the divorce complaint was 50¢. It is not known if this was previously paid and this was a refiling with the notary sworn statement, or there was ignorance about the proper tax rate.