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Naismith Basketball Issue

4c Naismith - Basketball plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1189
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.27060

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Basketball, Naismith - Basketball Issue

Color: brown

Date:
October 19, 1961
Medium:
paper; ink (brown) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.258777.7
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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