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Scott Number: R83a Collection Reference No. for Communications: 2189

Denomination/Type: $2 Probate of Will, red, imperforate

2019 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $8000.00

Estimated Retail Value: $5000.00 What is this?

Cancel Method: Manuscript

Cancel Color: Black

Cancel Date: February 22, 1864

Cancel or Company Type: Manufacturer/Industrial Trade

Company: H. L. Aldrich

City: Providence

State: RI

H.L. Aldrich was a cotton mill owner. Wonderful use of R83a on document, along with an R42c and R5c. The manuscript cancel is very bold and crisp. Part of the adjoining stamp is visible at lower right.

If you have any information or comments about this cancel or stamp, please email me.

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