$3 multicolor Labrador Retriever Carrying Mallard Drake single
Artist-Maynard Reece. "Labrador Retriever Carrying Mallard Duck."
Designer/Modeler-Victor S. McCloskey and Bob Hines
Giori rotary press, sheet fed
Inscribed "Void after June 30, 1960"
First day of sale-July 1, 1959
Colors-blue, ocher, and black. Gummed.
Plates used-167109, 167120
This was the first multi-colored federal duck stamp. It was also the first U.S. stamp to feature a dog.
- View Original
- National Postal Museum
- Issuer: Department of Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service
- Object number: 2001.2012.359
- Date: 1959-1960
- Physical Description
- Medium: paper; ink; adhesive Dimensions: 3.5 x 5 cm (1 3/8 x 1 15/16 in.)
- Additional Info
- Title: Scott Catalogue USA RW26 See more items in: National Postal Museum Collection Place: United States of America