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Red Cross Centenary Issue

5c Red Cross Centenary plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1239
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.27654

Denomination: 5c

Subject: Cuban Refugees on SS Morning Light and Red Cross Flag, Red Cross Centenary Issue

Color: bluish black & red

Date:
October 8, 1963
Medium:
paper; ink (bluish black & red) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.252182.242
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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