US 1962 George Washington (1732-1799) ; Booklet Pane 5c.x5 Scott. 1213c

US 1962 George Washington (1732-1799) ; Booklet Pane 5c.x5 Scott. 1213c

Series: 1961-1966 Regular Issue

Stamp details: George Washington (1732-1799)

Issued date: 23-11-1962 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 5c.x5

Emission: Definitive
Format: Booklet Pane of 5 + 1 label
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1213c
Stanley Gibbons (UK): Unlisted

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

Stamp Colors: Dark blue grey
Perforation: Perf 11 x 10

Themes: Famous People, Head of State, Statesman

Note: Tagged (Tagging of postage stamps means that the stamps are printed on luminescent paper or with luminescent ink to facilitate automated mail processing. Both fluorescence and phosphorescence are used. The same stamp may have been printed with and without these luminescent features, the two varieties are referred to as tagged and untagged, respectively.)

Description:- George Washington (1732-1799) was an American military officer, statesman, and Founding Father who served as the first 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.