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Nice little portion of sheet, the block of 4 attached and unused stamps feature the optical scan lines and 2 serial different serial numbers in different colors.
1972 11¢ Olympic Winter Games
Issue Date: August 17, 1972
First City:Washington, D.C.
Quantity Issued: 92,710,000
Printed by: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method:Photogravure (Andreotti)
Perforation:11 x 10 1/2
Color:Black, blue, red, emerald, and yellow
U.S. #C85 was issued to commemorate the Olympic Games – particularly the 11th Winter Olympic Games held in Sapporo, Japan.