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Scott Number: R118 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 3418
Denomination/Type: $1 blue and black
2023 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 10.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 175.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Single Line
Cancel Color: Magenta/Purple
Cancel Date: October 30, 1871
Cancel or Company Type: Steamship/Shipping/Maritime Company
Company: Pacific Mail Steamship Co.
City: New York
State: New York
Beautiful contrasting color strike from the Pacific Mail steamship 'Rising Star'.
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