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3c Rough Riders plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 973
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.23947

Denomination: 3c

Subject: Statue of Capt. William O (Bucky) O'Neill by Solon H. Borglum

Color: violet brown

Date:
October 18, 1948
Medium:
paper; ink (violet brown) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.242263.16026
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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