1922 US Postage Stamps 551 US Postage Stamps 552 US Postage Stamps 553 US Postage Stamps 554 US Postage Stamps 555 US Postage Stamps 556 US Postage Stamps 557 US Postage Stamps 558 US Postage Stamps 559 US Postage Stamps 560 US Postage Stamps 561 US Postage Stamps 562 US Postage Stamps

1923 8¢ #560

560 Scotts - US Postage Stamps

Ulysses S Grant

8¢ Olive green or pale olive green
1,200,000,000 - Flat Plate - Perf. 11
Unwatermarked - Scott #560 - 1923

VALUE
Used: $0.65
No postmark with gum (MH): $5-$12
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $21-$55


#560 Essay on card
560-E1


#560 Essay on card
560-E
Unadopted design


Large Die Proof on White Wove. Die sunk on 150 x 200mm card
Scott 560P1a
Approved design



Earliest known use of #560
First day of issue
May 1st 1923



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

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