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Scott Number: 286 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 5346
Denomination/Type: 2c Trans-Mississippi, copper red, perf. 12
2023 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 2.75
Estimated Retail Value: $ 250.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Boxed
Cancel Color: Magenta/Purple
Cancel Date: July 26, 1898
Cancel or Company Type: Bank/Banker/Broker
Company: Citizens National Bank
City: Des Moines
2-cent Trans-Mississippi used illegally as a revenue stamp on a July 1898 check, caught, a 2-cent battleship documentary subsequently affixed and both stamps tied by a boxed bank handstamp.
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