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1962 Civil War Centennial Issue

4c Rifleman at Shiloh plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1179
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.27181

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Rifleman at Battle of Shiloh, 1862, Civil War Centennial Issue

Color: black, peach blossom

Date:
March 19, 1962
Medium:
paper; ink (black, peach blossom) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.258777.15
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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