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1923 $1 #571

571 Scotts - US Postage Stamps
Lincoln Memorial
First placed on sale at the Springfield, IL, (Lincoln's home) post office
on February 12th (Lincoln's birthday) 1923

$1 Violet black or violet brown
47,217,960 - Flat Plate - Perf. 11
Unwatermarked - Scott #571 - 1923

VALUE
Used: $0.30
No postmark with gum (MH): $9-$19
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $18-$80



Large die proof printed on India
On 197 x 146mm card with full die sinkage
571-P1

571P1

Large die proof printed directly on card
On 139 x 89mm card with full die sinkage
571-P1 variety



Large die proof on white wove
60 x 50mm
571-P1a



Photo essay with unadopted design 571-PE



First day cover of #571
February 12th 1923 (President Lincoln's birthday)



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

1923 US Postage Stamps 563 US Postage Stamps 564 US Postage Stamps 565 US Postage Stamps 566 US Postage Stamps 567 US Postage Stamps 568 US Postage Stamps 569 US Postage Stamps 570 US Postage Stamps 571 US Postage Stamps 572 US Postage Stamps 573 US Postage Stamps