US 1890 George Washington (1732-1799) 2c. Scott. 219D

US 1890 George Washington (1732-1799) 2c. Scott. 219D

Series: 1890-1893 American Bank Note Co. Great Americans

Issued date: 22-02-1890 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 2c.
Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 219D
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 225
Michel (Germany): 62b
Yvert et Tellier (France): 71a

Dimensions (height x width):
25.4mm x 22.2mm

Stamp Colors: Lake
Perforation: 12

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

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.