US 1851 George Washington (1732-1799) 12c. Michel 7

US 1851 George Washington (1732-1799) 12c. Michel 7

Series: 1851-1856 Franklin, Jefferson, Washington imperforated

Issued Date: 01-07-1851 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 12c.
Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:-
Michel (Germany): 7
Yvert et Tellier (France): 8
Unificato (Italy): 8

Stamp Colors: Black
Perforation: Imperforate

Themes: Politicians, Famous People, Heads of State, Statesmen

Description:- George Washington (1732-1799) was an American military officer, statesman, and Founding Father who served as the 1st president of the United States from 1789 to 1797. Appointed by the Continental Congress as commander of the Continental Army, Washington led the Patriot forces to victory in the American Revolutionary War and served as the president of the Constitutional Convention of 1787, which created the Constitution of the United States and the American federal government. Washington has been called the "Father of the Nation" for his manifold leadership in the formative days of the country.

This color variety is listed in Scott Specialized catalog, but not assigned a separate unique catalog number (Main number Scott 17 is the gray black variety).