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Scott Number: R167 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 4351
Denomination/Type: 5c lilac, rouletted 5.5
Estimated Retail Value: $ 150.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Circle
Cancel Date: November 28, 1898
Cancel or Company Type: Law firm or Federal, State, or Local Government Entity
Two 5-cent Trans-Mississippi and 5-cent documentary battleship illegally used as postage on cover front to England. Attempted payment of 15-cent UPU rate. Philadelphia blue circles around revenue stamp and T/25 (5 cents) Liverpool transit, London Foreign Branch markings.
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