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5-cent Re-engraved Washington

5c George Washington plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1283B
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.29320

Denomination: 5c

Subject: George Washington (redrawn), Prominent Americans Issue (tagged)

Color: blue

Medium:
paper; ink (blue) / engraving
Museum ID:
1978.0091.1
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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