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Unused stamp

Unused stamp

Accession №2003.014.00150
CategorySingle stamp
Specific NameUnused stamp


Stamp featuring Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) and a scene from "The Adventure of the Empty House" issued by Turks & Caicos, 1984. Scott catalog no. 629-633. Dr. Doyle closed his ophthalmology practice and in November 1887 published a novel, "A Study in Scarlet," introducing the character of Sherlock Holmes.

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