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United States Stamp Program — 1940
 
Scott 901
3c Torch of Enlightenment
 
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Scott 901 — 3c Torch of Enlightenment
Scott 901
3c Torch of Enlightenment
Pane Single
   
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Issue:
(Scott 901)
Torch of Enlightenment
Denomination:3-cent
Type of Issue:Definitive
Format:Pane of 100 (1 design)
Series:National Defense
Issue Date:1940 October 16
Issue City:Washington D.C.
Designer:William A. Roach
Engravers:
Vignette:J. R. Lowe
Lettering: Edward H. Helmuth
Manufacturing Process:Letter Press
Printer:Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printed at:(BEP) Washington DC
Press Type:Rotary
Stamps per Pane:100
Print Quantity:8,384,867,600
Processed at:(BEP) Washington DC
Color(s):Bright-mauve
Orientation:Vertical
Perforation:11 x 10½
Plate Size:400 Subject Electric Eye Plates/Four panes of 100
Plate Size:[48] 22669 // 22879
 
 
PB 18036 - 1940 September 23
 
 
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