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Scott Number: R86c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 1106
Denomination/Type: $3 Manifest, green, perforated
2020 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 55.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 28.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Multiple cancel types
Cancel Color: Blue
Cancel Date: August 30, 1869
Cancel or Company Type: Law firm or Federal, State, or Local Government Entity
Company: U.S. Customs
City: New York
The triangular punch is actually part of the cancel, not damage to the stamp. All examples of this New York Customs cancel exhibit the triangular punch at the center of the handstamp.
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