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Shakespeare Issue

5c William Shakespeare plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1250
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.27842

Denomination: 5c

Subject: William Shakespeare, Shakespeare Issue

Color: black brown

Medium:
paper; ink (black brown) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.270665.1
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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