US 1870 Daniel Webster (1782-1852) 15c. Scott. 141

US 1870 Daniel Webster (1782-1852) 15c. Scott. 141

Series: 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Grilled

Issued date: 02-06-1870 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 15c.
Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 141
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 154
Michel (Germany): 43W
Yvert et Tellier (France): 46a

Dimensions (height x width):
28.6mm x 25.4mm

Stamp Colors: Orange
Perforation: line 12
Paper: White wove paper, thin to medium thick

Themes: Politicians, Diplomacy, Famous People

Note: H Grill, 10x12mm (11-13 x 14-16 points).

Total print: 558,000

Description:- Daniel Webster (1782-1852) was an American lawyer and statesman who represented New Hampshire and Massachusetts in the U.S. Congress and served as the U.S. Secretary of State under Presidents William Henry Harrison, John Tyler, and Millard Fillmore. Webster was one of the most prominent American lawyers of the 19th century, and argued over 200 cases before the U.S. Supreme Court between 1814 and his death in 1852. During his life, he was a member of the Federalist Party, the National Republican Party, and the Whig Party.