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Civil War Centennial Issue

4c Sea Coast Gun plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1178
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.26915

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Sea Coast Gun of 1861, Civil War Centennial Issue

Color: light green

Date:
March 16, 1961
Medium:
paper; ink (light green) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.245468.163
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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