Arago: New York World's Fair Issue

Up
New York World's Fair Issue

5c New York World's Fair plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1244
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.27743

Denomination: 5c

Subject: Mail with Unisphere and Rocket Thrower by Donald De Luce, New York World's Fair Issue

Color: blue green

Date:
April 22, 1964
Medium:
paper; ink (blue green) / engraving
Museum ID:
2009.2019.21
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Additional Records