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12c Washington trial color card proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 44TC
Description:

Trial color proof prepared for the 1881 International Cotton Exposition in Atlanta.

In 1881, the American Bank Note Company printed card proofs of all previously issued stamps in five colors—black, scarlet, brown, green, and blue—for the Post Office Department to show at the International Atlanta Cotton Exposition.

Date:
1881
Medium:
cardboard; ink (green)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/16 x 7/8 in. (2.7 x 2.22 cm)
Museum ID:
2008.2006.1348
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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