United States of America 1973 Christmas 1973. Art and Needlepoint

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 7th November 1973
  • two values
  • Designed by Bradbury Thompson, from painting, or Dolli Tingle (needlepoint)
  • Printed by: Bureau of Engraving and Printing, Washington DC
  • Print process: photogravure
  • stamp format height 40mm x width 25½mm
  • Perforations: 10.5 x 11

Christmas 1973


8c ~ Raphael painting known as The Small Cowper Madonna, c1505 (named after a previous owner)
8c ~ needlepoint of Christmas tree decorated with baubles and foodstuffs


8c Raphael painting
8c needlepoint

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