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Apprenticeship Issue

4c Apprenticeship plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1201
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.27248

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Machinist Handing Micrometer to Apprentice, Apprenticeship Issue

Color: black, yellow bister

Date:
August 9, 1962
Medium:
paper; ink (black, yellow bister) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.258777.101
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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