#704S- Wash. Bicent. Set: Plate Block - (704-715)

The longest U.S. commemorative series ever issued to honor an American President, this highly-anticipated set celebrated the 200th anniversary of George Washington’s birth. Each of the 12 stamps is based on a famous painting showing Washington at various stages of his life, from age 40 on the 1¢ stamp to age 66 on the 8¢ stamp.