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Scott Number: R29c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 2915
Denomination/Type: 5c Proprietary, red, perforated
2023 Scott Catalog Value: $ 150.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 160.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel Date: April 13, 1866
Cancel or Company Type: Photographer
Company: W. N. Hobbs
State: New Hampshire
Ex-Baryla, from his award winning Civil War Sun Tax exhibit. An oversized memorial portrait of a slain soldier, Benjamin F. Marshal, 1st. Co. New Hampshire Heavy Artillery, killed Sep. 14, 1864. Five examples of R29c on the reverse. Large-sized CDVs depricting soldiers are very rare.
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