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5c Beacon on Rocky Mountains vignette plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: C11
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.19548

Denomination: 5c

Subject: Beacon on Rocky Mountain (vignette) Airmail

Color: carmine and blue

Date:
1928
Medium:
paper; ink (blue) / engraved
Museum ID:
0.242263.15826
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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