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5c Frances E. Willard plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 872
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.22532

Denomination: 5c

Subject: Frances E. Willard

Color: ultramarine

Date:
January 26, 1940
Medium:
paper; ink (ultramarine) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.242263.15936
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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