#2133b – 1987 12.5c Pushcart,Imp. pr/free

U.S. #2133
12.5¢ Pushcart Coil
Transportation Series
 
Issue Date: April 18, 1985
City: Oil Center, NM
Quantity:
21,250,000
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method:
Engraved
Perforations
: 10 vertical
Color: Olive green
 
Although the two-wheeled pushcart dates back thousands of years before the four-wheeled wagon was invented, the one pictured on this stamp was typically used in the early 20th century. These small stores on wheels sold everything from groceries and produce to clothing and hardware. Today, they are less frequently seen, but can still be found on city streets vending food and drink.
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U.S. #2133
12.5¢ Pushcart Coil
Transportation Series
 
Issue Date: April 18, 1985
City: Oil Center, NM
Quantity:
21,250,000
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method:
Engraved
Perforations
: 10 vertical
Color: Olive green
 
Although the two-wheeled pushcart dates back thousands of years before the four-wheeled wagon was invented, the one pictured on this stamp was typically used in the early 20th century. These small stores on wheels sold everything from groceries and produce to clothing and hardware. Today, they are less frequently seen, but can still be found on city streets vending food and drink.