US 17 1851 12¢ Washington A16

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TDStamps: US Stamp Scott#17 12c Washington Used CV$250.00

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SCOTT #17 VF USED 1851 BLACK GEORGE WASHINGTON IMPERF FLAW CV $250.00

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USA : 1851. Scott #17 Used. Strong impression. Red cancel. Catalog $280.00.

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SCOTT# 17 PAIR 12c USED LIGHT DATE CANCEL, 1851, PREV HINGED, APEX CERT, BEAUTY.

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EDW1949SELL : USA 1851 Scott #17 Used. Deep intense color. Pen cancel. Cat $125

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Scott #17 Washington Imperf Used Stamp (Stock #17-14)

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US Stamp Scott# 17 Washington 1851-57 C201

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Scott #17 Washington Imperf Pair Pos.79-80R1 w/Double Transfer (Stock #17-13)

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SCOTT# 17 12c WASHINGTON RED GRID CANCELS, 1851, 2016 PSE CERT, GRADED 95!

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SCOTT# 17 USED 12 CENT WASHINGTON NEW YORK ~ SHIP ~ CANCEL, 1851. PF CERT!

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Scott #17 Washington Used Imperf Stamp w/ PSE Cert (Stock #17-10)

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Scott #17 Washington Imperf Mint Pair of Stamps w/PSE Cert Scott Cat $17,500

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Scott 17 1851 12c Washington Issue Used Fine with Light Red Cancel Cat $280

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1851 U.S. F Fine Used 12c Washington Stamp Scott # 17 Light Cancel #112738 X R

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KAPPYSSTAMPS SF001 USA SCOTT # 17 MINT NO GUM FINE EXTRA FINE CATALOG = $2500

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Scott #17 Washington Unused Imperf Stamp w/PF Cert (Stock #17-11m)

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*85B F-VF, OG, WITH CERTIFICATE! SCOTT $17,500.00

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Scott U.S. #17
Series of 1851-57 12¢ Washington
First Day of Issue: July 1, 1851
Quantity issued: 2,500,000 (estimate)
Printed by: Toppan, Carpenter & Co.
Printing Method: Flat plate
Watermark: None
Perforation: Imperforate
Color: Black

 

 

In 1851, Congress diminished postal rates. These new rates for all intents and purposes disposed of separation as a variable and made a requirement for new divisions. The 1¢ stamp was utilized on all mail up to 3 ounces and on “drop letters” which were sent to the same town. The single letter rate, taking into account a half ounce, was changed to 3¢ for mail not over a separation of 3,000 miles. Mail surpassing this separation was brought down to 6¢. In 1855, the rate for letters more than 3,000 miles changed to 10¢. Along these lines, the 12¢ Washington stamp fulfilled the twofold residential rate more than 3,000 miles.

Cuts up of U.S. #17 are known and are enormously esteemed on spread (which serves to archive their certified postal utilize and wipe out the potential for extortion).

Prepayment was still discretionary. On the off chance that postage was paid by the recipient upon receipt, the rate was higher. Because of expanded gather rates, the utilization of postage stamps was significantly invigorated. In 1855, pre-installment was made mandatory.

Each U.S. #17 stamp was printed from the same plate onto hard, white wove paper. The plate was recut an awesome arrangement, yet the work was done skillfully. A number of double transfers are known.