United States of America 1879 Postal card 2c Liberty Blue

From Stamps of the World


  • Issue:1879
  • Type: Imprinted denomination stamp of 2c Liberty
  • Size: 130x76mm
  • Print color: Blue
  • Paper color: Buff
  • Adress: no lines
  • Note: For most old USA postal cards various dies with slight modifications and/or color changes were used over a period of time.

Here the original emission is taken as a start. If significant, the change is also indicated. In 1897 this card appeared with cream paper. In 1898 this card appeared with buff paper but without the frame around the card.

This card was sent from Washington DC (USA) to Maastricht (the Netherlands)