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Scott Number: 135 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 5177
Denomination/Type: 2c Jackson, red brown, perf. 12, H grill
2023 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 80.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 175.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel Date: May 12, 1873
Cancel or Company Type: Bank/Banker/Broker
Company: Union Trust Company of New York
City: New York
State: New York
Extremely scarce illegal usage, 2-cent grilled banknote used as a revenue. This is the first grilled banknote I have seen used illegally.
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