US 1895 George Washington (1732-1799) 2c.Scott. 267

US 1895 George Washington (1732-1799) 2c.Scott. 267

US 1895 George Washington (1732-1799) 2c. Scott. 267 details

US 1895 stamps USPS Double-lined Watermark

Series: 1895 Regular Issue

Issued date: 02-05-1895 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 2c.
Emission: Definitive (Type III)
Watermark: USPS Double-lined (S) [Up]

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 267
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 270
Michel (Germany): 104III
Yvert et Tellier (France): 111

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Stamp Colors: Carmine
Perforation: line 12

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

Note: Type III: The horizontal lines do not cross the double lines of the triangle.

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.