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Source:   Newspapers and periodicals; 1894; Engraved; Special printing.

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6c black Statue of Freedom single

Image ID: 2005_6603_8_411_8

6c black Statue of Freedom single (1894)

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Image Title

:  6c black Statue of Freedom single

Published Date

: 1894


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Item Physical Description

: Paper ink (black)


: Unused Statue of Freedom on capitol dome single printed by the American Bank Note Company. The BEP was awarded the contract for printing the newspaper and periodical stamps on February 21, 1894. This issue was prepared as samples for colors, paper, etc. and turned over to the Bureau. A number of sets passed into private hands.


: Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps / Newspapers and periodicals; 1894; Engraved; Special printing.


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Digital ID

: 2005_6603_8_411_8

Record ID

: 1086312

Digital Item Published

: 9-26-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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