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Scott Number: R18c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 2906

Denomination/Type: 3c Proprietary, green, perforated

2019 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 9.00

Estimated Retail Value: $ 500.00 What is this?

Cancel Method: Handstamped - Script

Cancel or Company Type: Photographer

Company: Matthew Brady

City: Washington

State: DC

The scarcer of the two script cancels used by the famous Civil War photographer Matthew Brady. Both the 'Washington' and 'Brady' script cancels were made with similar metal type slugs as those used to imprint photograph mounts. A VERY rare cancel. Ex-Baryla, from his award winning Civil War Sun Tax exhibit.

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

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