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Interesting mark on China Scott # 409 or 428; Martyrs Type III Chu Chih-hsin 8c deep orange  
 

 
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Posted 05/19/2017   4:53 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add jonathan to your friends list  Get a Link to this Message
There's a purple mark at the center of stamp. At first I didn't see this mark because it was obscured by the cancellation.

I haven't taken the stamp off the card it's hinged to, so I don't know if it's a 409 or 428. However, whether it's watermarked is less interesting than what the purple mark is.

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