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Large Parcel Post Postmasters Stamp Print Block
C1379

Size: 32.5 x 25 pica (5 3/8? x 4 1/8)

Large vintage printer plate used for marking Parcel Post shipments of the past. It has a 4 ?? x 7/8? opening for placing a custom from address with movable type. It also has a section for the To address, and the text: PARCEL POST, Contents Merchandise, Postmaster: This Parcel may be opened for inspection if necessary. Electrotype copper face mounted on hardwood printing block.

Foundry Marking: None


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