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Scott Number: R30c Collection Reference No. for Communications: 5688
Denomination/Type: 6c Inland Exchange, orange, perforated
2023 Scott Catalog Value: $ 39.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 80.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel Date: June 01, 1866
Cancel or Company Type: Unknown
Unusual 'wallpaper' of overlapping R30c and R20c on an 1866 Iowa real estate indenture. Such ovelapping of revenue stamps was nominally illegal, but typically permitted. Eleven R30c + five R20c + 2 R1c paying 88 cents tax.
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