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Scott Number: R6c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 3382
Denomination/Type: 2c Bank Check, orange, perforated
2020 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 0.45
Estimated Retail Value: $ 20.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Multiple Line
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: March 02, 1868
Cancel or Company Type: Photographer
Company: William Nims
City: Fort Edwards
Clearly an error in the date slug of the cancel, as the tax on photographs was only in effect from 1864 to 1866.
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