Arago: 8-cent Columbus Restored to Favor

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8-cent Columbus Restored to Favor

8c Columbus Restored to Favor single

Scott Catalogue USA: 236
Description:

mint

Design of the stamp taken from a painting by Francisco Jover entitled "Columbus Restored to Favor". Printed in sheets of 100, cut into panes of 50 for distribution. A few sheets of 100 remain intact today, as well as panes of 50. Quantity issued: 10,656,550.

Date:
1893
Medium:
paper; ink (magenta) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 x 1 1/2 in. (2.54 x 3.81 cm)
Museum ID:
1980.2493.1623
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


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