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65-cent Zeppelin Over Atlantic Ocean

65c "Graf Zeppelin" over Atlantic Ocean plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: C13
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 number 20077

Denomination: 65c

Subject: Zeppelin over Atlantic Ocean Airmail, Graf Zepplin Issue

Color: green

Date:
1930
Medium:
paper; ink (green) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 18 1/2 x 20 1/4 in. (46.99 x 51.44 cm)
Museum ID:
0.242263.15830
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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