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Suit: 7 of Hearts 
Country: USA 
Name: Electric Automobile, Overprint 'Specimen', Inverted center 
Year: 1901 
Denomination: 4 cents 
Description: Pan American Exhibition Issue. Two sheets of the intentionally 'created' errors were printed and distributed with the center inverted, and the word 'Specimen' printed on the center section of the 4 cent stamp . The 4 cent value altered the convention that no living American appeared on a USA stamp. The center depicts a Baltimore & Ohio Railroad taxicab photographed before the Capitol at Washington. Two figures are seated on the front bench of the cab: one was a chauffeur and the other was a passenger agent of the railroad named Samuel P. Hege. 
Color: Deep Red-brown & Black 
Used/Unused: Unused 
Perf/Imperf: Perforated 
Catalog: Scott 296a 

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