5c red brown Franklin die proof

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2005_6603_2_3_1

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Title
5c red brown Franklin die proof
Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

Die proofs of 1847 issue.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1847
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Postage stamps
Notes
Citation/reference : Scott Catalogue USA 1P

Content: Unused dot of color in Franklin's forehead probably made from duplicate dies retained by the contractor
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink (brown)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 09651cb0-c629-012f-14e0-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1847: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "5c red brown Franklin die proof" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1847. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-ad8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "5c red brown Franklin die proof" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 11, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-ad8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1847). 5c red brown Franklin die proof Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-ad8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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5c red brown Franklin die proof