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Scott Number: R186 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 4450
Denomination/Type: $3 gray, open numerals surcharged in black, hyphen-hole perf. 7
2019 Scott Catalog Value: $ 15.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 75.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Circle
Cancel Color: Blue
Cancel Date: June 26, 1901
Cancel or Company Type: Steamship/Shipping/Maritime Company
Company: Compagnie Generale Transatlantique
City: New York
French shipping line. The word 'CABINE' on the interior of the cancel means CABIN. See this stamp for a similar cancel. Presumably these were used on passage tickets or similar documents.
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