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Horace Greeley Issue

4c Horace Greeley plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1177
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.26897

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Horace Greeley, Horace Greeley Issue

Color: dull violet

Date:
January 12, 1961
Medium:
paper; ink (dull violet) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.252182.225
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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