US 1954 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) 2c. Scott. 1033

US 1954 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) 2c. Scott. 1033

Series: Liberty Issue

Stamp details: Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826), third President of the U.S.A.

Issued date: 15-09-1954 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 2c.

Emission: Definitive
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1033
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1031
Michel (Germany): 654Ax
Yvert et Tellier (France): 588
Unificato (Italy): 821

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

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

Stamp Colors: Carmine rose
Perforation: Perf 11 x 10

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

Note: Dry printing:- Stamps printed on dry paper appear bright with a glossy surface. The paper is thicker and stiffer. The print therefore appears clearer and sharper.

Description:- Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was an American statesman, diplomat, lawyer, architect, philosopher, and Founding Father who served as the third president of the United States from 1801 to 1809. He was previously the second vice president under John Adams and the first United States secretary of state under George Washington. The principal author of the Declaration of Independence, Jefferson was a proponent of democracy, republicanism, and individual rights, motivating American colonists to break from the Kingdom of Great Britain and form a new nation. He produced formative documents and decisions at state, national, and international levels.