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1963 Civil War Centennial Issue

5c Blue and Gray at Gettysburg plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1180
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.27508

Denomination: 5c

Subject: Blue and Gray at Gettysburg, 1863, Civil War Centennial Issue

Color: gray & blue

Date:
June 3, 1963
Medium:
paper; ink (gary & blue) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.263434.71
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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