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Seattle World's Fair Issue

4c Seattle's World's Fair plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1196
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.27176

Denomination: 4c

Subject: "Space Needle" and Monorail, Seattle World's Fair Issue

Color: red & dark blue

Date:
March 14, 1962
Medium:
paper; ink (red & dark blue) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.245468.38
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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