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Scott Number: R41a Collection Reference No. for Communications: 4052
Denomination/Type: 20c Foreign Exchange, red, imperforate
2020 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 95.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 150.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Circle
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: January 23, 1863
Cancel or Company Type: Steamship/Shipping/Maritime Company
Company: Arkell, Tufts & Co.
City: New York
Ship brokers. Very scarce cancel. The cancel from this company that is normally found contains a 5-pointed star at center, whereas this earlier cancel has an 8-pointed star within the ring of the cancel.
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