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Scott Number: 24 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 3328
Denomination/Type: 1c Franklin, blue, type V, perf. 15.5
2020 Scott Catalog Value: $ 87.50
Estimated Retail Value: $ 75.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel Date: August 10, 1868
Cancel or Company Type: Unknown
While the stamps are completely munched, the value and scarcity is that it is an illegal/improper use, not just of postage, but demonetized postage as revenues. Quite scarce.
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