2¢ Washington Head
Perf 10 Coils

Method of Printing - There are more varieties of this stamp than any other of the Washington Franklin types. Once you have determined that the stamp is a perf 10 coil, determine the method of printing, either the flat plate or rotary press and click on the appropriate link below. Note that no coils were issued using the offset method. Imperforate offset stamps were sometimes privately perforated to make coil stamps, however.

Washington Franklin Identifier Tool