3¢ Carmine Rose
Rotary Press Printing - Perf. 11 x 10 ½
Scott #1004 - 1952
Current Value for unused stamps = less than $1

Used stamps are worth less than 25 cents

Statistics and Facts

Issued: Philadelphia, PA - January 2nd, 1952

First day of Issue

Plate Size: Sheets of 200 (4 panes of 50) on electric eye plates.

Pane of 50

Printer: The Bureau of Printing and Engraving

Watermark: USPS, single lined

Quantity Issued: 116,175,000

What you should look for

Look for blocks of four or six,
MNH with the plate number as shown above.
Do not bother investing in graded stamps as they
only depreciate for this year.


The Inspiration for the Design

Betsy Ross presenting flag to the President

Varieties to look for

There are no varities of #1004

The Essay's and Proofs

We have no proofs or essay images for #1004

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