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[Album of etchings and engravings mainly after designs by Rembrandt]

Author:
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn 1606-1669  Search this
Lutma, Joannes  Search this
Marvy, Louis 1815-1850  Search this
Moreau, Jean Michel 1741-1814  Search this
Chatelain  Search this
Picart, Bernard 1673-1733  Search this
Baillie, William 1723-1810  Search this
Bailliu, Pieter de 1613-1660  Search this
Walker, Anthony 1726-1765  Search this
Hullmandel, Charles Joseph 1789-1850  Search this
McArdell, James 1710 or 1728-1765  Search this
Phillips, Charles active 1820  Search this
Preisler, Valentin Daniel 1717-1765  Search this
Pether, William 1731-1795  Search this
Tempesta, Antonio 1555-1630  Search this
Former owner:
United States Bureau of Engraving and Printing DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[55] leaves : [65] illustrations ; 68 cm
Type:
Books
Albums
Date:
1800
1899
[18--]
19th century
Topic:
Engraving  Search this
Call number:
NE2054.5.R4 A35
NE2054.5.R4A35
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_201836

Printing Postage Stamps

Creator:
National Postal Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-06-02T21:36:40.000Z
Topic:
Postal service;Letter mail handling;Stamp collecting  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
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edanmdm:yt_vk7xhB0pZDI

25c War Savings exhibition plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA WS8
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (dark blue green) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
November 6, 1942
Object number:
0.309126.1289
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$2 Warren G. Harding frame plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 833
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (green) / engraved
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1938
Object number:
0.242263.15840
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National Postal Museum
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3c American Authors Ralph Waldo Emerson die proof attached to plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 861P
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (bright red violet) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 8 x 6 in. (20.32 x 15.24 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
January 2, 1940
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.15924.2
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National Postal Museum
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5c Army West Point plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 789
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (dark blue) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 21 1/2 x 17 1/2 in. (54.61 x 44.45 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
May 19, 1937
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.21090.1
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National Postal Museum
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5c Army West Point die proof attached to plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 789
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (ultramarine) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 1/2 x 4 in. (8.89 x 10.16 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1937
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.21090.2
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5c Seal of the US Naval Academy plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 794
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (dark blue) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 21 1/2 x 17 1/4 in. (54.61 x 43.82 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
May 18, 1937
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.21094.1
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National Postal Museum
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5c Seal of the US Naval Academy die proof attached to plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 794P
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (ultramarine) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 1/2 x 3 7/8 in. (8.89 x 9.84 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1937
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.21094.2
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5c American Authors Louisa May Alcott plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 862
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (dark blue) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 18 7/8 x 21 in. (47.94 x 53.34 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
December 14, 1939
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.21679.1
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edanmdm:npm_0.242263.21679.1

5c American Authors Louisa May Alcott die proof attached to plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 862P
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (blue) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 8 x 6 in. (20.32 x 15.24 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
December 19, 1939
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.21679.2
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National Postal Museum
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edanmdm:npm_0.242263.21679.2
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3c Pan American Union plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 895
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (purple) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 18 7/8 x 21 5/8 in. (47.94 x 54.93 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
March 8, 1940
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.21738.1
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National Postal Museum
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edanmdm:npm_0.242263.21738.1

3c Pan American Union die proof attached to plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 895P
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (lavender) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 8 x 6 in. (20.32 x 15.24 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
March 12, 1940
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.21738.2
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National Postal Museum
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3c Pony Express plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 894
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (purple) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 22 x 18 3/4 in. (55.88 x 47.63 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
March 14, 1940
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.21749.1
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.242263.21749.1

3c Pony Express die proof attached to plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 894P
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (henna brown) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 6 x 8 in. (15.24 x 20.32 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
March 20, 1940
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.21749.2
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National Postal Museum
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2c Founding of Jamestown plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 329
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1907
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.4077
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edanmdm:npm_0.242263.4077

1c Captain John Smith plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 328
Medium:
paper; ink (green) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1907
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.4281
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4c Dag Hammarskjold plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1203
Scott Catalogue USA 1204
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (black, brown & yellow) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 21 1/16 × 17 1/16 in. (53.55 × 43.34 cm)
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
August 24, 1962
Object number:
0.258777.105
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3c La Fortaleza plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 801
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (bright violet) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Object number:
0.242263.2811
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
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edanmdm:npm_0.242263.2811

1c Franklin plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 279
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (deep green) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
December 22, 1897
Object number:
0.242263.521
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