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6-cent Curtiss Jenny

6c Curtiss Jenny plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: C1
Description:

Certified plate proofs are the last printed proof of the plate before printing the stamps at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. These plate proofs are each unique, with the approval signatures and date. For postal scholars these plates provide important production information in the plate margin inscriptions, including guidelines, plate numbers, and initials of the siderographer, or person who created the plate from a transfer roll.

Plate No. 9155

Denomination: 6c

Subject: Curtiss Jenny, Air Mail

Color: orange

Date:
December 5, 1918
Medium:
paper; ink (orange) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.242263.9491
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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