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1925 1½¢ #553

553 Scotts - US Postage Stamps

Warren G. Harding

1½¢ Yellow brown, pale yellow brown or brown
3,300,000,000 - Flat Plate - Perf. 11
Unwatermarked - Scott #553 - 1925

VALUE
Used: $0.50
No postmark with gum (MH): $0.80-$1.25
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $1-$4



Earliest known recorded use of #553
March 9th 1925



The Post Office issued this explanation for the change in design from the old Washington Franklins, to this series

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