US 1883 George Washington (1732-1799) 2c. Scott. 211B

US 1883 George Washington (1732-1799) 2c. Scott. 211B

Series: 1881-1888 American Bank Note Co. Great Americans

Issued date: 01-10-1883 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 2c.
Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:- Scott (USA): 211B
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 215
Michel (Germany): 49S

Stamp Colors: Light red brown
Perforation: line 12
Paper: Soft porous paper

Themes: Politicians, Famous People, Heads of State, Men, Authors, Literature

Total print: 4,294,967,295

Note: Special trial printing (reprint) on new steamer ABN Co press. usage rare, but legal.

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.