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Pan American Union Issue

3c Pan American Union die proof attached to plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 895P
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.

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Date:
March 12, 1940
Markings:
in type "Correct color for this stamp - Lavender, L-258-R / March 12, 1940."
Medium:
paper; ink (lavender) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 8 x 6 in. (20.32 x 15.24 cm)
Museum ID:
0.242263.21738.2
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

  • 3c Pan American Union die proof
  • Reverse of 3c Pan American Union die proof
  • plate proof
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