US 1954 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Coil 2c. Scott. 1055

US 1954 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Coil 2c. Scott. 1055

Large holes stamp

Series: Liberty Issue

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

Issued date: 22-10-1954 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 2c.

Emission: Definitive (Coil)
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1055
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1055
Michel (Germany): 654C
Yvert et Tellier (France): 588a
Unificato (Italy): 845

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

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

Stamp Colors: Pink carmine
Perforation: Perf 10 Vertically

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

Note: Dry printing - large holes. Paper thick, whiter, design appears sharp and crisp.

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.