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Pony Express Centennial Issue

4c Pony Express Rider plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1154
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.26626

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Pony Express Rider, Pony Express Centennial Issue

Color: sepia

Date:
June 10, 1960
Medium:
paper; ink (sepia) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 22 x 18 1/2 in. (55.88 x 46.99 cm)
Museum ID:
0.245468.86
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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