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Source:   Die proofs of 1847 issue.

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5c red brown Franklin die proof

Image ID: 2005_6603_2_3_7

5c red brown Franklin die proof (1847)

Image Details

Image Title

:  5c red brown Franklin die proof

Published Date

: 1847


: null

Item Physical Description

: Paper ink (red brown)


: Unused probably made from duplicate dies retained by the contractor dot of color in Franklin's forehead

Standard Reference

: Scott Catalogue USA 1P


: Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps / Die proofs of 1847 issue.


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Digital ID

: 2005_6603_2_3_7

Record ID

: 1089801

Digital Item Published

: 10-22-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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