US 1958 John Jay (1745-1829) 15c. Scott. 1046

US 1958 John Jay (1745-1829) 15c. Scott. 1046

Series: Liberty Issue

Stamp details: John Jay (1745-1829), former Governor of New York

Issued date: 12-12-1958 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 15c.

Emission: Definitive
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1046
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1046
Michel (Germany): 668A
Yvert et Tellier (France): 639

Dimensions (height x width):
25.4mm x 22.2mm

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

Stamp Colors: Brown carmine
Perforation: Perf 11 x 10

Themes: Famous People, Head of State, Politician, Statesman, Patriot

Note: Untagged ; Checkered background.

Description:- John Jay (1745-1829) was an American statesman, patriot, diplomat, Founding Father, abolitionist, negotiator, and signatory of the Treaty of Paris of 1783. He served as the second governor of New York and the first chief justice of the United States. He directed U.S. foreign policy for much of the 1780s and was an important leader of the Federalist Party after the ratification of the United States Constitution in 1788.