US 1909 George Washington (1732-1799) 50c. Scott. 341

US 1909 George Washington (1732-1799) 50c. Scott. 341

US 1909 stamps USPS Double-lined Watermark

Series: 1908-1910 Regular Issue - Franklin and Washington Profiles

Issued date: 13-01-1909 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 50c.
Emission: Definitive
Watermark: USPS Double-lined (S) [Up]

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 341
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 348
Michel (Germany): 172Ax
Yvert et Tellier (France): 177

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

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Stamp Colors: Violet
Perforation: line 12
Paper: White paper

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

Total print: 1,827,000 (estimate)

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.