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Scott Number: R52d Collection Reference No. for Communications: 1670
Denomination/Type: 30c Inland Exchange, lilac, silk paper
Because this is a counterfeit/forgery, the catalog value does not apply. However, it may have value as a reference item.
Estimated Retail Value: $ 20.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Circle
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel or Company Type: Unknown
Silk fibers, but according to APEX 'not the silk fiber indicative of silk paper on the First issue' so apparently this is not a legit silk paper. Displayed here for informational purposes.
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