US 1939 George Washington (1732-1799) Coil 1c. Scott. 848

US 1939 George Washington (1732-1799) Coil 1c. Scott. 848

Series: Presidential Issue

Issued date: 27-01-1939 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 1c.

Emission: Definitive (Coil)
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 848
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 841
Michel (Germany): 411F
Yvert et Tellier (France): 369a(B)

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

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Print Method: Rotary press

Stamp Colors: Green
Perforation: Perf 10 Horizontally

Themes: Politician, Famous People, Head of State, Man

Total print: 5,653,065,000 (estimate) both types coil

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.