3c Perf 8.5 Washington Franklin Coil Postage Stamp – US 394

3¢ Washington Head Perf 8½ Coil

US 394 - 3¢ Washington Perf 8½ S/L Wmk

Watermark US Number
single-line, flat plate, Type I 394

This stamp must be single-line watermarked, flat plate, perforated 8½ vertically, and type I to be genuine. Although not commonly faked, US 394 should be purchased from a reputable seller only, since the stamp can be faked by adding perforations and a fake watermark to a US483.