1930 5¢ Winged Globe
Issue Date: February 10, 1930
City: Washington, DC
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Flat plate printing
Issued February 10, 1930, this stamp is a snapshot of a time when airmail service revolutionized the way U.S. mail was delivered. U.S. #C12 pictures a pilot's wing insignia and the globe in honor of their bravery and spirit of adventure. Well-received by the public, this universal symbol of flight was used on Airmail stamps for the remainder of the decade. The dramatic color and expert engraving of this historic U.S. stamp will make it a great addition to your collection. Send for yours today.