2007 41¢ Settlement of Jamestown
Issue Date: May 11, 2007
City: Jamestown, VA
Printed By: Banknote Corporation of America for Sennett Security Products
Perforations: Serpentine die cut 10 ½ x 10 ½ x 10 ¾
Triangle stamp shows the three ships, Susan Constant, Godspeed, and Discovery that brought English colonists to America in 1607. Calling their settlement Jamestown, after England's King James I, the colonists founded the first permanent settlement in the new world. The first class postage stamp commemorates Jamestown's 400th anniversary, and honors the colony's first triangular-shaped fort.
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