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Scott Number: R6c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 1643
Denomination/Type: 2c Bank Check, orange, perforated
2023 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 0.45
Estimated Retail Value: $ 120.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Printed
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: September 01, 1865
Cancel or Company Type: Unknown
Unusual fancy printed cancel, with the gothic letter initials at top. Because these are seen with different letter combinations at top, speculation is that these are for bond coupons, with the bondholder's initials printed at top.
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