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1909 2¢ #372

372 Scotts - US Postage Stamps

The Hudson-Fulton Celebration
2¢ - Carmine
73,000,000 - Perf 12
Scott #372 - 1909

Used: Less than $1
No postmark with gum (MH): $1-$3
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $3-$12

372 FDC
Earliest known use of #378
September 23, 1909

372 cover
Colorful centential cover
for #378

The Essay's and Proofs

372-E1 essay stamp
Essay - #372-E1
Pen and ink frame on card
Measuring 286x170mm

372-E2 essay stamp
The SS Clermont
Wash Drawing of Vignette on Artist's Cardboard
Measuring 198 x 149mm

372-E2 essay stamp

A 1909 replica of 1807 original SS Clermont
The SS Clermont is the steamboat pictured in the vignette of #372. As you can see the
artists rendering is not a great representation of the ship. The SS Clermont was the first
commercially successful steamboat, transporting passengers along the Hudson River.

372-E2 essay stamp

A contemporary replica of 1611 original Half Moon (Halve Maen)
The Half Moon is the sailing ship pictured in the vignette of #372.
The Half Moon was Henry Hudson's ship. Henry Hudson discovered
the Hudson Straits and Hudson Bay. Unfortunately his crew mutinied
and cast Henry Hudson adrift, he was never seen again.

372-E3 essay stamp
Essay - #372-E3
Model on card, washed frame and cut out vignette
Measuring 126x100mm

372-P1 proof stamp
Large die proof on india - #372-P1

372-P2 proof stamp
Small die proof on india - #372-P2
Measures 39x28mm

372-P2a proof stamp
Small die proof on wove paper- #372-P2a
Measures 39x28mm

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