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British tax stamp collection, 1727-1820
British tax stamp, one shilling, sixpence, reign of George II, verso
Parchment fragment with one stamp on blue paper affixed to the recto and one printed cypher label affixed to the verso. The blue paper square is a 1 shilling 6 pence stamp (with "I SHILLING" at both the head and foot and "VI PENCE" on the left and right), with a small piece of metal foil near the center. The cypher label has the monogram of George II and the number "55" in the upper right corner.
Main Collection – British tax stamp collection
Revenue stamps--Great BritainRevenue stamps--United StatesStamp duties--Great BritainStamp duties--United States
Great Britain. Stamp Act (1765)
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