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4-cent Key Quotation

4c Francis Scott Key Quotation plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1142
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.26683

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Francis Scott Key Quotation, American Credo Issue

Color: carmine & dark blue

Date:
June 22, 1960
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine & dark blue) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.245468.105
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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