R82C $2.00 Mortgage Revenue Stamp with Manchester Print Works Cancel

$10.00

Manchester Print Works of Manchester, NH, produced “delaines”, printed cloth much in demand at the time, but difficult to manufacture. The engraving shows the Print Works about the time this revenue stamp was used. Manchester Print Works was built in 1845, burned in 1853 and again in 1855, subsequently rebuilt and enlarged.

Additional information

Scott Number

R82C

Condition

F used

Denomination

$2.00

Color

Scarlet-orange

Paper

Thin Paper

First Issued

First printed Dec. 11, 1862. First delivered to Dep't. Dec. 18, 1862. No. of stamps per sheet, 72.

Cancel

Manuscript cancel + Manchester Print Works blue hand-stamped cancel

2016 Scott Catalog Value

7.00

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