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Scott Number: R85a Collection Reference No. for Communications: 727

Denomination/Type: $3 Charter Party, green, imperforate

2019 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 200.00

Estimated Retail Value: $ 250.00 What is this?

Cancel Method: Handstamped - Circle

Cancel Color: Blue

Cancel Date: December 02, 1868

Cancel or Company Type: Merchant

Company: Alsop & Co.

City: San Francisco

State: CA

Commission merchants. One of the California late imperf usages (normally a date this late would be a red flag for a trimmed stamp, but late date cancels used on imperfs in California are a known legitimate usage).

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