$2 and $5 Wide-frame Franklin Heads: Wide Frame Stamps

CHECKS – There is no need to check perforations and watermarks. All of the Franklin Head Wide Frame stamps are perf 11 and unwatermarked. The orange-red and black US523 Franklin is thought by many experts to be merely a color variation of the $2 carmine and black US547.

Denomination Color US Number
$2.00 Orange-Red and Black 523
$2.00 Carmine and Black 547
$5.00 Deep Green and Black 524

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