Arago: 5-cent Jefferson

Up
5-cent Jefferson

5c Thomas Jefferson re-issue single

Scott Catalogue USA: 105
Description:

unused; perf 12; re-issue of 1861-66; without grill

In 1875, Post Office Department officials decided to exhibit samples of all previously issued stamps at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia the following year. Since this required a special printing, the department ordered extra copies for sale to stamp collectors.

Date:
1875
Medium:
hard white paper; ink (brown)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/8 x 1 in. (2.86 x 2.54 cm)
Museum ID:
2005.2001.16
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Additional Records
<

1 2