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Beacon Stamp Issue

5c Beacon frame 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.19605

Denomination: 5c

Subject: Beacon on Rocky Mountain

Color: carmine and blue

Date:
October 24, 1928
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine and blue)/ engraving
Museum ID:
0.242263.15892
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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