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United States Stamp Program — 1940
 
Scott 890
2c Samuel Finley Breese Morse (1791-1872)
- Famous American Inventor
 
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Scott 890 — 2c Samuel F. B. Morse :: Pane Single
Scott 890
2c Samuel Finley Breese Morse
Pane Single
   
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Issue:
(Scott 890)
Samuel F. B. Morse
Denomination:2-cent
Type of Issue:Commemorative
Format:Pane of 70 (1 design)
Series:Famous American Inventors
Issue Date:1940 October 07
Issue City:New York NY
Designer:William A. Roach
Engravers: 
Vignette:C. A. Brooks / J. T. Vail
Lettering:J. T. Vail
Manufacturing Process:Letterpress
Printer:Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printed at:(BEP) Washington DC
PressType:Rotary
Stamps per Pane:70
Print Quantity:53,766,510
Processed at:(BEP) Washington DC
Color(s):Rose-carmine
Orientation:Vertical
Perforation:10½ x 11
Plate Size:280 Subject Electric Eye Plates/Four panes of 70
Plate Number(s)[2] 22622 / 22624
 
 
Postal Bulletin 18024 - 1940 September 05
 
 
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