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5-dollar Head of Freedom Statue

$5 Statue of Freedom frame plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 573P
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. 14327

Denomination: $5

Subject: Head of Freedom Statue, Capitol Dome (frame only)

Color: carmine and blue

Date:
February 23, 1923
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 10 1/4 x 11 1/2 in. (26.04 x 29.21 cm)
Museum ID:
0.242263.14122
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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