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10c Alexander Graham Bell plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 893
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.22631

Denomination: 10c

Subject: Alexander Graham Bell

Color: dark brown

Date:
August 23, 1940
Medium:
paper; ink (dark brown) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.242263.15957
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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