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Atlantic Cable Centennial Issue

4c Atlantic Cable plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1112
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.26076

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Neptune, Globe and Mermaid, Altlantic Cable Centennial Issue

Color: reddish purple

Date:
July 16, 1958
Medium:
paper; ink (reddish purple) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.242263.16265
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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