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Olympic Winter Games Issue

4c Olympic Winter Games plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1146
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.26540

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Olympic Rings and Snowflake, Olympic Winter Games Issue

Color: dull blue

Date:
January 22, 1960
Medium:
paper; ink (dull blue) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.242263.16283
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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