US 1952 Marquis de Lafayette 3c. Scott. 1010

US 1952 Marquis de Lafayette 3c. Scott. 1010

Series: Marquis de Lafayette Issue

Stamp details: Marquis de Lafayette, Flags, Cannon, and Landing Party

Issued date: 13-06-1952 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 3c.

Emission: Commemorative
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1010
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1007
Michel (Germany): 629
Yvert et Tellier (France): 561

Dimensions (height x width):
25mm x 40mm

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

Stamp Colors: Bright blue
Perforation: Perf 11 x 10

Themes: Famous People, Flags, Artillery, Ship, Boat, Transports

Total print: 113,135,000 (estimate)

Description:- Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de La Fayette (1757-1834), known in the United States as, was a French aristocrat and military officer who fought in the American Revolutionary War, commanding American troops in several battles, including the siege of Yorktown. After returning to France, he was a key figure in the French Revolution of 1789 and the July Revolution of 1830. He has been considered a national hero in both countries.