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Scott Number: R45a Collection Reference No. for Communications: 5114
Denomination/Type: 25c Entry of Goods, red, imperforate
2019 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 22.50
Estimated Retail Value: $ 350.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel Date: April 07, 1863
Cancel or Company Type: Steamship/Shipping/Maritime Company
Company: Columbia Transportation Company
Beautiful bicolor stock certificate with paddlewheel steamer vignette and hammered embossed seal featuring a locomotive. This is the first document I've obtained from the Washington Territory.
If you have any information or comments about this cancel or stamp, please email me.