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SC #174 Smoke From The Citadel

 
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Posted 12/06/2019   09:23 am  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add Moyock13 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Picked up a block of 4 of Sc #174 Quebec Citadel. Nothing spectacular in Unitrade. Lower right stamp, looks like smoke coming out of the Citadel. The stamp surface feels smooth. To me it appears to be some sort of staining, color isn't exactly the same as the ink. There are two other spatters of red ink on the left side of the stamp as well.

What do you think?






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Posted 12/07/2019   9:51 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add wert to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi Moyock13

Interesting..Trying to find out more..Checking mine..But like you said, maybe just a ink smudge.

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Posted 12/09/2019   07:38 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add jimjung to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Interesting stamp, especially in a block. It is not listed in Billig's Specialized Catalogues by Hans Reiche. But it reminds me of the Extra Smokestack variety catalogued as Newfoundland 240ii.

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Edited by jimjung - 12/09/2019 07:39 am
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