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Scott Number: R15c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 4324
Denomination/Type: 2c U.S. Internal Revenue, perforated
2023 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 0.25
Estimated Retail Value: $ 200.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Other
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: February 20, 1900
Cancel or Company Type: Law firm or Federal, State, or Local Government Entity
Attempted illegal use of 2-cent USIR revenue stamp as postage on cover. Long out of period for the stamp, but some great markings on the cover, including two different 'HELD FOR POSTAGE' handstamps, including an interesting semicircular handstamp at top, and an 'UNCLAIMED' handstamp at bottom.
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