Stamps (Philately)/Wooden Stamp


Wooden Stamp
Wooden Stamp  

Wooden Stamp
Wooden Stamp  
I found this beautiful wooden stamp, I read some information on fancy cancels, could this have been a fancy cancel stamp.

Hi Sharon,

 I doubt it.  It appears too modern to be an early fancy cancel device.  Those before the 1880s were usually carved from wood or cork, but were later made from rubber, then later yet, steel.  Yours looks like possibly something from the 1950s or later, however I could be wrong about the exact dates as I am not proficient enough to date something modern. Hope this helps.


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