Hover your cursor
over the image to see a zoom at right.
Scott Number: R22c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 1971
Denomination/Type: 4c Proprietary, purple, perforated
2019 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 8.50
Estimated Retail Value: $ 250.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel or Company Type: Photographer
Company: Elias A. Bonine
Amazing piece. This is a legitimate bisected R21c or R22c, unlisted in Scott. Photographer was known for signing his name as a play on words, using 'Bo9' rather than 'Bonine', the latter portion of which is clearly apparent on the bisect.
(click on the image below to see a larger picture of the front of the CDV.)
If you have any information or comments about this cancel or stamp, please email me.