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Scott 5555
Forever August Wilson (1945-2005) — Black Heritage: 44th in a series
 
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Scott 5555 — Forever August Wilson — Black Heritage: 44th in a series :: Pane Single
Scott 5555
Forever August Wilson
Pane Single
   
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Scott 5555 — Forever August Wilson — Black Heritage: 44th in a series :: Pane of 20
Scott 5555
Forever August Wilson
Pane of 20
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Issue:
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August Wilson Stamp
Item Number:480000
Denomination:Forever
Type of Issue:Commemorative
Format:Pane of 20 (1 design)
Series:Black Heritage (44th in a series)
Issue Date:2021 January 28
Issue City:Pittsburgh PA 15290
Art Director:Ethel Kessler Bethesda MD
Designer:Ethel Kessler Bethesda MD
Artist:Tim O’Brien Brooklyn NY
Modeler:Joseph Sheeran
Manufacturing Process:Offset
Microprint:USPS
Printer:Ashton Potter (USA) Ltd. (APU)
Press Type:Muller A76
Stamps per Pane:20
Print Quantity:45 million stamps
Paper Type:Nonphosphored Type III Block Tag
Adhesive Type:Pressure-sensitive
Colors:Black; Cyan; Magenta; Yellow; PMS 4029 C (Beige)
Stamp Orientation:Vertical
Die Cut:11 x 11
Image Area (w x h):0.84 x 1.42 in.
21.336 x 36.068 mm
Overall size (w x h):0.98 x 1.56 in.
24.892 x 39.624 mm
Full Pane Size (w x h):6.00 x 8.50 in.
152.40 x 215.90 mm
Press Sheet Size (w x h):12.00 x 25.75 in.
304.80 x 654.05 mm
Plate Size:240 stamps per revolution
Plate Number:“P” followed by five (5) single digits in two corners
Marginal Markings:
Front:Header: BLACK HERITAGE Celebrating August Wilson 44TH IN A SERIES
Plate number in two (2) corners
Back:©2020 USPS
• USPS Logo
• Two barcodes (480000)
• Plate position diagram (6)
• Promotional text
 
 
Stamp Announcement 21-05: August Wilson Stamp
Postal Bulletin 22562 — December 31
 
 
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