1855 Washington 3c Dull Red

1855 Washington 3c
1855 Washington 3c

As of March, 2013, this 3c Washington is the oldest regular issue US postage stamp I own. It was issued imperforate. It is based on the Houdon statue in the State Capitol in Alexandria, Virginia.

It is one of the most studied stamps in all of US philately.

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