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1922 5¢ #557

557 Scotts - US Postage Stamps

Theodore Roosevelt

5¢ Dark blue or deep blue
780,624,677 - Flat Plate - Perf. 11
Unwatermarked - Scott #557 - 1922

VALUE
Used: $0.15
No postmark with gum (MH): $2-$5
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $18-$25


5c -Dark blue or deep blue
Flat Plate - Imperf
Unwatermarked - Scott #557a - 1922
Only sheet of 100 issued

VALUE
Used: No sales recorded
No postmark with gum (MH): $700-$1,400
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $1,250-$1,750


5c - Dark blue
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 x 10 (at top or bottom)
Unwatermarked - Scott #557c - 1922
Five copies exist used

VALUE
Used: $4,250-$7,750
No postmark with gum (MH): No sales recorded
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): No sales recorded



Three essay's of #557
557-E1 and E2



Essay's of #557
557-E1



Essay of #557
557E

 
Large die proof india, 95x112mm,
Essay of #557 P1


First day cover of #557
October 27th 1922



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

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