US 25 – 26A 3¢ 1857 Washington A10, A21

25 26 26a


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Saturday Night Special Scott 26 3 Cents Washington Used SCV $10.00

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Scott # 26 Washington bold cancel see note/scan

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Scott 26, 3c Washington,ON PIECE with IMPRINT, VF,Light Cancel, dtd Jan 14

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SCOTT#26 US STAMP WASHINGTON 3 CENT USED, Nice, #0052 

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Scott # 26 Washington Bold 1860 Cancel see note/scan

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CKStamps: US Stamps Collection Scott#26 3c Washington Mint H OG

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Scott # 26 Washington 1860 Year cancel see note/scan

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US Stamp Scott #26 USED

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Scott # 26 Washington 1860 Date Cancel see note/scan

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Scott # 26 Washington 1860 Date Cancel see note/scan

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Scott # 26 Washington great 1860 Date Cancel see note/scan

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Scott # 26 Washington 1860 year cancel see note/scan

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U.S. Stamps, Scott #26, Used, Pen Cancel, SCV: $14*. [0465]

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Scott # 26 Washington Lite cancel see note/scan

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Scott # 26 Washington 1860 Philly Date Cancel see note/scan

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Scott # 26 Washington nice 1860 Date Cancel see note/scan

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SCOTT #26 - 3 CENT WASHINGTON 1857 USED HARTFORD CT 1860 CANCEL

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Scott # 26 Washington Centered 1860 Date Cancel see note/scan

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US Scott 26 Used

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U.S. Stamps, Scott #25, Used, Pen Cancel, SCV: $245*. [0479]

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U.S. Stamps, Scott #25, Used, Type I, SCV: $175. [1007C]

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Scott 25 Early US Stamp 3c Washington ...Pen Cancel

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Scott 26 Var Pos 87R15 RARE DOUBLE TRANSFER VAR Used Stamp APS Cert SCV $2500++

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STUNNING GENUINE SCOTT #25 USED 1857 BROWNISH CARMINE PSE CERT 1859 TOWN CANCEL

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Scott 25, 3c Washington, Type I, VF centering, canceled, "BROOKLYN, MAR 24"

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SCOTT #26 TYPE-III USED ON COVER PF CERT 1858 ULTRAMARINE FAIR HAVEN VT CANCEL

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Scott 26, SOTN town cancel, Gloucester, MS, Apr 23, 1861. Double center line

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U.S. Stamps, Scott #25, Used, Type I, SCV: $175. [1008A]

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U.S. Stamps, Scott #26A, Used, Type IV, SCV: $150. [1114E]

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STUNNING GENUINE SCOTT #25 USED 1857 BROWNISH CARMINE PSE CERT TOWN CANCEL

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US Stamp Scott #26 Used......**** +++ centering & perfs ****........READ Details

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Scott 26 - Washington 3 Cent. Single. Used. #02 26e

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Scott 26 Early US Stamp 3c Washington ...Town Cancel...

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Scott 26 - Washington 3 Cent. Single. Used. Chopped Perfs At Top. #02 26d

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Scott 25 Early US Stamp 3c Washington ...Town Cancel

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U.S. Stamps, Scott #25, Used, Type I, SCV: $175. [1009D]

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U.S. Stamps, Scott #26A, Used, Type IV, SCV: $150. [1109D]

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US SCOTT # 25 USED ON PAPER WITH A CDS CANCEL - CLEAN & SOUND

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US Scott # 26, Used

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Scott 25 Early US Stamp 3c Washington ..Town Cancel...

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Scott 26 1857 3c Washington 

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U.S. Stamps, Scott #26, Used, Fancy Cancel, Value: $40*. [0496]

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Scott 26 - 3 Cents Washington - Used - Blue Grid Cancel - SCV - $10.00

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Scott 26, 26A 1857 3c Washington Issue Types III and IV Both Used Fine Cat $50

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GENUINE SCOTT #26 USED 1857 DULL RED TYPE -III STRADDLE MARGIN - LEFT PANE

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GENUINE SCOTT #26 USED TYPE-III PSE CERT BLUE CANCEL DEALER ESTATE CLOSE OUT #3

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US Scott #26 Used

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U.S. Scott #25, used, attractive pen cancel, Cat. Value $55

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Scott #20, 20, 18 Strip of 3 Stamps & Scott #26 Used on Cover (Stk 18 & 20 Cvr)

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Scott 26 - Washington 3 Cent. Single. Used. Type III. Fancy Cancel. #02 26

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US Scott 26 - 1857 G.Washington Perf 15.5 Dull Red 3-Cent - Used

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US SCOTT# 25 (cv$175) 3c WASHINGTON TYPE I USED VF H967F

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Scott 26A - Washington 3 Cent. Single. Used. #02 26A

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Buffalo Stamps, Scott #26 Plum Color Variety w/ Date Cancel, Unpublished CV

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US Stamp Scott# 25 Washington 1857-61 C286

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US Stamp Scott #26 Used......**** Excellent Paid Cancel ****.......READ Details

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SCOTT # 26 NICE USED STAMP (SEE SCANS FOR CENTERING, CANCEL

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Scott 25, Used, Light Cancel

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U.S. Stamps, Scott #25, Used, Type I, SCV: $175. [1012A]

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Scott 26A, 3c Washington, Type IV, F-VF centering, SOTN "GRILL" cancel , NICE

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The 1857-61 issues were the initially punctured U.S. stamps. Their outlines were imitated from the imperforate plates of 1851. Since the same plates were utilized, the puncture stamp sorts don’t vary much from the comparing imperforate stamps. The whole arrangement (U.S. #18-39) is noted for having slender edges.

U.S. #25 is almost indistinguishable to the 3¢ imperforate. No less than two edge lines were re-cut on every plate, and one can by and large be seen at the top or base.

First Perforated U.S. Postage Stamps Introduced

At the point when the world’s first postage stamps were discharged, no procurement was made for isolating the stamps from each other. Post office assistants and stamp clients only cut these “imperforates” separated with scissors or tore them along the edge of a metal ruler. A gadget was required which would isolate the stamps all the more effortlessly and precisely.

In 1847, Irishman Henry Archer licensed a machine that punched openings on a level plane and vertically between columns of stamps. Presently stamps could be isolated without cutting. Apertures empowered stamps to hold fast better to envelopes. He sold his creation to the British Treasury in 1853. That same year, Great Britain delivered its initially Perforated stamps.

U.S. #25
Series of 1857-61 3¢ Washington
Type I

Earliest Known Use: February 28, 1857
Quantity issued: 38,750,000 (estimate)
Printed by: Toppan, Carpenter & Co.
Printing Method: Flat plate
Watermark: None
Perforation: 15.5
Color: Rose

 

 

U.S. #26
Series of 1857-61 3¢ Washington
Type II
Earliest Known Use: September 14, 1857
Quantity issued: 550,000,000 (estimate)
Printed by: Toppan, Carpenter & Co.
Printing Method: Flat plate
Watermark: None
Perforation: 15.5
Color: Dull red

 

 

U.S. #26A
Series of 1857-61 3¢ Washington
Type IIa
First Day of Issue: June 26, 1857
Quantity issued: 33,000,000
Printed by: Toppan, Carpenter & Co.
Method: Flat plate
Watermark: None
Perforation: 15.5
Color: Dull red