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Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored); adhesive / photogravure
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
May 9, 1991
Description:
The Postal Service issued its 29-cent and 52-cent Love stamps on May 9, 1991, in Honolulu, Hawaii.
The 29-cent Love stamp, depicting the earth in a heart shape, came in both sheet and booklet versions.
Designed by Harry Zelenko of New York City, the 29-cent stamps were printed in the photogravure process. The US Banknote Company produced sheet format stamps in panes of fifty, and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing produced booklets of twenty stamps.
Reference:
Postal Bulletin (April 18, 1991).
Topic:
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Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1999.2004.827
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8371f63c6-0c06-45dc-9a6f-b603a9995cb2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1999.2004.827