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Scott Number: R164 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 5377
Denomination/Type: 2c carmine rose, rouletted 5.5
Estimated Retail Value: $ 35.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Other
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: October 02, 1900
Cancel or Company Type: Law firm or Federal, State, or Local Government Entity
2-cent battleship documentary used illegally as postage on a 1900 cover, caught and held for 10 days until correct postage was affixed.
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