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90r Bull's Eye single

Scott Catalogue Brazil: 3
Description:

The 90-reis Bull's Eye was issued August 1, 1843, to pay the rate for a letter weighing between four and six octaves (about .5 to .75 ounce). This rate was good for any domestic origin and destination.

The number printed was 349,182. Of these, 8,057 were destroyed as remainders, so the quantity sold totaled 341,125.

Date:
1843
Medium:
paper; ink (black) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/16 x 1 3/16 in. (3 x 3 cm)
Museum ID:
1984.0080.3
Place:
Brazil (republic, 1890-present)


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