US 1959 Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) 4c. Scott. 1116

US 1959 Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) 4c. Scott. 1116

Series: Lincoln Sesquicentennial Issue

Stamp details: Daniel Chester French Statue of Lincoln by Fritz Busse

Issued date: 30-05-1959 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 4c.

Emission: Commemorative
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1116
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1115
Michel (Germany): 746
Yvert et Tellier (France): 659

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

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

Stamp Colors: Dark blue
Perforation: Perf 11 x 10

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

Total print: 126,500,000 (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.