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Source:   Official stamps; Overprinted "specimen"; Special printing - 1875 [5].


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6c ultramarine Lincoln Specimen single
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Image ID: 2005_6603_8_506_9

6c ultramarine Lincoln Specimen single (1873)

Image Details

Image Title

:  6c ultramarine Lincoln Specimen single

Published Date

: 1873

Medium

: Engravings

Item Physical Description

: Paper ink (ultramarine)

Notes

: Unused official Navy Department stamps special 1873 printing imperforate overprinted "Specimen" issued without gum very hard white paper

Standard Reference

: Scott Catalogue USA O38S

Source

: Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps / Official stamps; Overprinted "specimen"; Special printing - 1875 [5].

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Digital ID

: 2005_6603_8_506_9

Record ID

: 1087181

Digital Item Published

: 10-5-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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