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5c Douglas Plane over Sosa Hill plate proof

Scott Catalogue Canal Zone: C15
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.141201

Denomination: 5c

Subject: Douglas Plane over Sosa Hill, Canal Zone Air Mail

Color: greenish black

Date:
May 19, 1939
Medium:
paper; ink (greenish black) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.309126.288
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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