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Toppan, Carpenter, Casilier & Co


Unlisted 1c Liberty
Black, Vignette Die Essay on Proof paper
frame similar to 5¢ Jefferson
Probably attributable to Toppan, Carpenter, Casilier and Co.


5-E1a
Black, Vignette Die Essay on India


5-E1var
Black, Vignette Die Essay on India
Unlisted showing both Franklin and Washington


5-E1b
Black, Vignette Die Essay on Proof Paper


5-E1f
Black, Vignettes Die Essay on Proof Paper


5-E2
6c Black
Die Essay on India
The value was later changed to 1c, as this rate was
deemed more useful than the 6c rate slated for long distance
foriegn mail.


11-E17a
3c Essay on India
Rose Carmine Only
Die Sunk


11-E17b
3c Essay on India
Listed as Rose Carmine Only
However Chase lists this grey-blue shade
Die Sunk



11-E17c
3c Die Essay on Proof Paper
Schernikow essays
Comes in many colors and shades
Die Sunk



11-E17d
3c Die Essay on Colored Card
Comes in deep orange, dark blue and orange brown



11-E18
3c Die Essay on India
Card Mounted
Comes in Black an Carmine Shade
Die Sunk


11-E18
3c Die Essay on Old Ivory Paper
Card Mounted
Comes in Black an Carmine Shade
Die Sunk


11-E20
3c Die on India
(shows corner rosettes)

11-E23
Master Die Impression on Old Proof Paper


11-E23b
Die Impression on Old Ivory Paper


17-E1
Die On India
Black only
Cut close and mounted on block sunk card

17-E2
Die On India
Brown Violet and Black


37-E1
24c Die On India
Black


37-E2
Die On India
Frame for 24c

38-E1
30c Die On India
Black


38-P1 Var
30c Large Die Proof on India
lacking numerals and text


39-P1
30c Large Die Proof on India
Black

Click a printer of interest

Bald, Cousland & Co

Bradbury, Wilkinson & Co

Danforth, Bald & Co.

Draper, Welsh & Co

Gavit & Co

Rawdon, Wright, Hatch and Edison

Toppan, Carpenter, Casilier & Co

Experimentals

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