US 1964 Christmas ; Holly (Ilex opaca) 5c. Scott. 1254

US 1964 Christmas ; Holly (Ilex opaca) 5c. Scott. 1254

Series: Christmas 1964 Issue

Stamp details: Holly (Ilex opaca)

Issued date: 09-11-1964 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 5c.

Emission: Commemorative
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1254
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1236
Michel (Germany): 869x
Yvert et Tellier (France): 769

Dimensions (height x width):
26mm x 22mm

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

Stamp Colors: Green, Carmine and Black
Perforation: Perf 11 x 11
Paper: Ordinary

Themes: Christmas, Leaves, Plants

Total print: 351,940,000 (estimate)

Description: Ilex opaca, the American holly, is a species of holly, native to the eastern and south-central United States, from coastal Massachusetts south to central Florida, and west to southeastern Missouri and eastern Texas.