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Scott Number: R135 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 4497
Denomination/Type: 2c orange and black
2023 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 0.40
Estimated Retail Value: $ 25.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Single Line
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel or Company Type: Paid/Processing
Very unusual crossed handstamps of 'THREE CENTS EACH'. Perhaps needed to pay a 3-cent tax and opted for this approach rather than bisecting? Would have defrauded the government.
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