US 1923 George Washington (1732-1799) 2c. Scott. 579

US 1923 George Washington (1732-1799) 2c. Scott. 579

Series: 1922-1926 Regular Issue

Issued date: 20-03-1923 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 2c.

Emission: Definitive
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 579
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 586
Michel (Germany): 263G
Yvert et Tellier (France): 229C

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

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Stamp Colors: Carmine
Perforation: 11 x 10

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

Note: Rotary Press Printing.

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.