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Scott Number: R13d Collection Reference No. for Communications: 3772
Denomination/Type: 2c Proprietary, blue, silk paper
2020 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 250.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 250.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel Date: June 17, 1871
Cancel or Company Type: Unknown
Not only is this a gorgeous example of one of the tougher silk papers, but it is also an unlisted double transfer. Look at the lettering across the top and the ribbon down the left side.
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