1981 12¢ Liberty Torch
Issue Date: April 8, 1981
City: Dallas, Texas
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Coil
Perforations: Perforated 10 Vertically
Color: Red brown
Rising 305 feet above the base of the pedestal, Lady Liberty's torch shines as a beacon of freedom. Illuminated at one time by 19 lamps, it is now covered in gold foil. “Freedom of conscience – an American right” is inscribed on this stamp.