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Carolina Charter Issue

5c Carolina Charter plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1230
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.27431

Denomination: 5c

Subject: First Page of Carolina Charter, Carolina Charter Issue

Color: dark carmine & brown

Date:
February 28, 1963
Medium:
paper; ink (dark carmine & brown) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.259907.8
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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