1916-22 US Postage Stamps 498 US Postage Stamps 499 US Postage Stamps 500 US Postage Stamps 501 US Postage Stamps 502 US Postage Stamps 503 US Postage Stamps 504 US Postage Stamps 505 US Postage Stamps 506 US Postage Stamps 507 US Postage Stamps 508 US Postage Stamps 509 US Postage Stamps 510 US Postage Stamps

1917 3¢ #502

502 Scotts - US Postage Stamps

George Washington

3¢ Dark violet or violet - Type II
To identify this stamp please refer to the diagrams below

Flat Plate - Perf. 11
Unwatermarked - Scott #502 - 1917

VALUE

Used: $0.40
No postmark with gum (MH): $2-$9
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $7-$24



3c Type II
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 - booklet pane of six
Unwatermarked - Scott #502b - 1917

VALUE

Used: $12-$23
No postmark with gum (MH): $6-$12
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $10-$30



3c Type II
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - imperforate horizontally
Unwatermarked - Scott #502c - 1917
CERTICATE A MUST
Often these are just blnd perfs

VALUE

Used: No sales recorded
No postmark with gum (MH): $3,250
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): No sales recorded


#502c on cover dated
May 7, 1922



3c Type II
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - double impression
Unwatermarked - Scott #502d - 1917

VALUE

Used: No sales recorded
No postmark with gum (MH): $500-$900
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $700-$1,050



3c Type II
Perforated 10 at bottom
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 x 11 x 10 x 11
Unwatermarked - Scott #502e - 1917
Spring 2006 Auction; $12,000
Fall 2009 Auction; $12,000
Fall 2010 Auction; $26,000
2013 Auction; $35,000 (block of 3)

VALUE

Used: $12,000
No postmark with gum (MH): $26,000
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): No sales recorded


Earliest known use of #502
January 30, 1918

502 Scotts - US Postage Stamps

A pane of 100 of #502
There were four panes of 100 to each sheet of stamps

1917-19 US Postage Stamps 498 US Postage Stamps 499 US Postage Stamps 500 US Postage Stamps 501 US Postage Stamps 502 US Postage Stamps 503 US Postage Stamps 504 US Postage Stamps 505 US Postage Stamps 506 US Postage Stamps 507 US Postage Stamps 508 US Postage Stamps 509 US Postage Stamps 510 US Postage Stamps