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Scott Number: R164 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 3863
Denomination/Type: 2c carmine rose, rouletted 5.5
Estimated Retail Value: $ 40.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Ornate/Complex
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: July 06, 1901
Cancel or Company Type: Law firm or Federal, State, or Local Government Entity
Attempted illegal use of 2-cent battleship documentary revenue stamp as postage. Lovely 'Back Bay Station' flag cancel.
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