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Scott Number: R6c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 2550
Denomination/Type: 2c Bank Check, orange, perforated
Because this is a counterfeit/forgery, the catalog value does not apply. However, it may have value as a reference item.
Estimated Retail Value: $ 15.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Circle
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: December 30, 1866
Cancel or Company Type: Railroad
Company: New York Central Railroad
Trimmed to appear as an R6b. Close examination appears that the stamp was trimmed while still on the document. See this closeup image for a high-resolution image of just the stamp.
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