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Scott Number: R6c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 2341

Denomination/Type: 2c Bank Check, orange, perforated

2019 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 0.45

Estimated Retail Value: $ 150.00 What is this?

Cancel Method: Manuscript

Cancel Date: October 04, 1862

Cancel or Company Type: Law firm or Federal, State, or Local Government Entity

Company: George Opdyke, Mayor

City: New York

State: NY

An extremely early usage (the first day of the tax was October 1, 1862). Cut cancel goes through the stamp, but the actual stamp itself is incidental to the document.

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