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4c Overland Mail plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1120
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.26158

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Mail Coach and Map of Southwest US, Overland Mail Issue

Color: crimson rose

Date:
September 10, 1958
Medium:
paper; ink (crimson rose) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.242263.16268
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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