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    5c Deep Blue (CL1), type II, canceled by a manuscript "X", large margins, original gum, hinge remnant, two thin spots, otherwise Very Fine.

    Scott $7,500 (as used)

    Expertization: 2004 PF Certificate
    Provenance: Rudy

    The "X' on this stamp is identical to that on the "sample" sent by Lillard to Jno. Skinner in February of 1894. A photostat of Lillard's letter to Skinner, with the sample stamp, is enclosed.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    11th-14th Friday-Monday
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