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Scott Number: R150 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 2321
Denomination/Type: $20 orange and black
2023 Scott Catalog Value: $ 350.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 350.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Circle
Cancel Color: Blue
Cancel Date: July 11, 1872
Cancel or Company Type: Law firm or Federal, State, or Local Government Entity
Company: Surrogates Office
State: New York
A wonderful example of a rarely seen socked-on-the-nose handstamp cancel on a high denomination. It also has a light cut cancel, and the catalog value displayed above reflects the cut cancel (value for this stamp without CC is $650.00).
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