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Fort Duquesne Issue

4c Fort Duquesne plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1123
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.26197

Denomination: 4c

Subject: British Capture of Fort Dusquesne, 1758; Brig. Gen. John Forbes on Litter, Colonel Washington Mounted, Fort Dusquesne Issue

Color: blue

Date:
October 30, 1958
Medium:
paper; ink (blue) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.242263.16269
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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