US 1959 Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) 3c. Scott. 1114

US 1959 Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) 3c. Scott. 1114

Series: Lincoln Sesquicentennial Issue

Stamp details: Lincoln by Gutzon Borglum

Issued date: 27-02-1959 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 3c.

Emission: Commemorative
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1114
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1113
Michel (Germany): 745
Yvert et Tellier (France): 658

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

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

Stamp Colors: Purple
Perforation: Perf 10 x 11

Themes: Famous People, Head of State, Antiracism, Sculpture

Total print: 91,160,200 (estimate)

Description:- Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) was an American lawyer and statesman who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in 1865. Lincoln led the nation through the American Civil War and succeeded in preserving the Union, abolishing slavery, bolstering the federal government, and modernizing the U.S. economy.