United States, 5 Cents, Franklin, Benjamin


Country United States
Year 1847
Name United States, 5 Cents, Franklin, Benjamin
Denomination 5 Cents
Type of Issue: Definitive
Theme Founding Fathers
Size / Diameter 18½ x 23 mm
Color brown-orange
Quantity n/a
Watermark unwatermarked
Printing Method flat plate; engraved
Printed by: Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edison
Perforation type: Imperforate
Tagging n/a
Series Name Series of 1847-51
Description Franklin, Benjamin ; paper thin, bluish, wove The letters "RWH&E", found at the bottom of each design, stand for the printing company that produced these stamps, namely Rawdon, Wright, Hatch and Edson.