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1-dollar Rush Lamp & Candle Holder

$1 Rush Lamp and Candle Holder invert error single

Scott Catalogue USA: 1610c
Description:

AMERICANA: RUSH LAMP AND CANDLE HOLDER

CIA Invert

Rush Lamp Invert

1-dollar mint single with lithographed candle and flame inverted in the lower right-hand corner of the stamp

issued 1979

This object represents position 53 in the pane of 100 stamps and is an example of the third [or fourth] error type associated with United States Scott 1610. The first (1610a) has brown engravings omitted; the second (1610b) has tan, orange and yellow inks omitted; the third (1610c) has brown engraving inverted.

Date:
1979
Medium:
paper; ink (tan, brown, orange and yellow)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/16 x 7/8 in. (2.7 x 2.22 cm)
Museum ID:
1987.0145.1
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Credits:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.

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