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4c Electric Automobile in Washington vignette plate proof sheet

Scott Catalogue USA: 296
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. 1142

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Electric Automobile in Washington, Pan-American Exposition Issue

Color: deep red brown & black

Date:
May 1, 1901
Medium:
paper; ink (black) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 18 1/2 x 13 1/8 in. (46.99 x 33.34 cm)
Museum ID:
0.242263.1119
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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