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Scott Number: 424 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 4401
Denomination/Type: 1c Washington, green, watermark 190, perf. 10
2023 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 0.25
Estimated Retail Value: $ 500.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: January 21, 1915
Cancel or Company Type: Express, Carrier, or Delivery
Company: American Express Co.
Illegal usage of a 1-cent Washington-Franklin as revenue, this one lovely due to its aesthetics. The user meticulously inscribed 'Used as USIR for lack of Rev. Stamp' on the stamp in red before initialling and dating in black.
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