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Scott Number: R17c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 5447
Denomination/Type: 3c Playing Cards, green, perforated
2020 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 200.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 175.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel Date: August 1864
Cancel or Company Type: Photographer
Company: Giles Bishop
City: New London
Wonderfully centered 3-cent Playing Cards on a CDV. There appear to be plate scratches across the top. I'm looking for a confirming example with the same scratches, so please contact me if you have seen one.
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