1912 US Postage Stamps 405 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 406 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 407 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 408 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 409 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 410 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 411 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 412 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 413 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps

1912 2¢ Single Line USPS Watermark #406

406 Scotts - US Postage Stamps

George Washington
2¢ - Carmine, bright carmine or dark carmine - Type I
There is a shading line in the first curve of the ribbon above the left "2"
and in the second curve of the ribbon above the right "2"
Shading of toga button is light.

59,000,000,000 - Flat Plate - Perf. 12
Single line USPS wmk
Scott #406 - 1912

VALUE

Used: $0.10
No postmark with gum (MH): $1-$3
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $3-$9

406 cover Scotts - US Postage Stamps

Earliest known use of #406 - February 15th, 1912

406a Scotts - US Postage Stamps

2¢ - Carmine - Type 1
Booklet Pane
Flat Plate - Perf. 12
Single line USPS wmk
Scott #406a - 1912

VALUE

Used: $5
No postmark with gum (MH): $5-$10
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $18-$40

406a cover Scotts - US Postage Stamps

Earliest known use of #406a - May 2nd, 1912


2¢ - Carmine - Type I
Double Impression
Scott #406b


2¢ - LAKE - Type I
Scott #406c
Spring 2011 auction - MH - $1,300
Fall 2011 auction - MH - $900
2012 auction - MNH - $3,000

The Essay's and Proofs

406-P1 Scotts - proof US stamps
Large die proof on India
Die sunk on card
52x202mm
406-P1

1912 US Postage Stamps 405 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 406 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 407 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 408 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 409 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 410 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 411 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 412 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps 413 1912 Scotts - US Postage Stamps