1977 Lafayette Bicentennial Plate Block Of 4 13c Postage Stamps - MNH, OG - Sc# 1716 - CX339
On June 13 1977 in Charleston, SC; the US Post Office Dept celebrated the 200 anniversary of Lafayette landing on the coast of South Carolina on June 13, 1777, joining the fight for American independence. Marquis de la Fayette, a French soldier and statesman, served as a general in the Continental Army under George Washington in the American Revolutionary War, and was also a leader of the Garde Nationale during the French Revolution.
These are real USPS postage stamps that are accepted by the USA Postal Service as payment for mail posted in the USA however the total rates on the stamps posted must equal or exceed the current appropriate postal mailing rate or extra postage must be paid.
The stamp set shown in the picture is a stock photo and is likely not a picture of the exact stamp set you will receive in that it may differ in plate number and/or orientation. However the item you will receive will be similar including having a plate number (if one is present in the photos) and the same number of stamps. Stamps titled as MNH, OG will have no significant creases or unnatural gum disturbances unless otherwise noted.