10¢ Sheet Stamp - Solo Paying Insurance Fee

An insurance fee of 10¢ was in effect for an item valued from $5.01 to $25 from July 1, 1932 through March 25, 1944. Currently, the number of solo uses of the 10¢ sheet stamp paying the insurance fee is: 1.

Description: Free-franked parcel wrapper, dated January 1939, bearing signature of Grace Coolidge and a 10¢ Prexie paying the insurance fee for an item with a value from $5.01 to $25.

Owner/Source: Lot 1383 in Schuyler Rumsey Philatelic Auctions Catalog for Sale No. 92 with items from Robert Schlesinger's Prexie Postal History Exhibit. Lot realized $1,900.

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