Arago: 3-dollar Columbus Describing His Third Voyage

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3-dollar Columbus Describing His Third Voyage

$3 Columbus Describing His Third Voyage single

Scott Catalogue USA: 243
Description:

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Design of the stamp is taken from a painting by Francisco Jover entitled "Columbus Describing His Third Voyage". Printed in sheets of 100, cut into panes of 50 for distribution. Neither sheets of 100 nor panes of 50 are known to remain intact. Quantity issued: 24,713(?).

Date:
1893
Medium:
paper; ink (yellow green) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 x 1 1/2 in. (2.54 x 3.81 cm)
Museum ID:
1980.2493.1642
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


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