US 1959 Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) 1c. Scott. 1113

US 1959 Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) 1c. Scott. 1113

Series: Lincoln Sesquicentennial Issue

Stamp details: Lincoln by George Healy

Issued date: 12-02-1959 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 1c.

Emission: Commemorative
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1113
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1112
Michel (Germany): 744
Yvert et Tellier (France): 657

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

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

Stamp Colors: Green
Perforation: Perf 10 x 11

Themes: Famous People, Head of State, Antiracism

Total print: 120,400,200 (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.