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Scott Number: R36a Collection Reference No. for Communications: 2534
Denomination/Type: 10c Inland Exchange, blue, imperforate
Because this is a counterfeit/forgery, the catalog value does not apply. However, it may have value as a reference item.
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Boxed
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: December 14, 1864
Cancel or Company Type: Railroad
Company: New York Central Railroad
Cancel type N-11AX. The jaggedness of the cuts would indicate that this is a trimmed-down R36b intended to fool people as an R36a. There appear to be residual perforations at bottom.
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