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Dante Issue

5c Dante plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1268
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.28108

Denomination: 5c

Subject: Dante after a 16th Century Painting, Dante Issue

Color: maroon, tan

Date:
June 10, 1965
Medium:
paper; ink (maroon, tan) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.270665.47
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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