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Moon Landing Issue

10c First man on the Moon plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: C76
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.31371

Denomination: 10c

Subject: First man on the Moon, Air Mail Moon Landing Issue

Color: yellow, black, light blue, ultramarine, rose red & carmine

Date:
August 17, 1969
Medium:
paper; ink (yellow, black, light blue, ultramarine, rose red & carmine) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.305037.478
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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