Design of the stamp is taken from a painting by A.G. Heaton entitled "Recall of Columbus". Printed in sheets of 100, cut into panes of 50 for distribution. A few sheets of 100 remain intact today, as well as panes of 50. Quantity issued: 243,750.

Scott Catalogue USA: 240

Museum ID: 1980.2493.1635


  • Title: 50c Recall of Columbus stamp
  • Date Created: 1893
  • Subject Keywords: Columbus, stamp

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