Saturday, September 04, 2010

Mother Teresa – commemorative stamp

The 44–cent Mother Teresa stamp.

On September 5, 2010, in Washington, DC, the Postal Service™ will issue a 44–cent, Mother Teresa  commemorative stamp, designed by Derry Noyes of Washington, DC.
With this stamp, the U.S. Postal Service® recognizes Mother Teresa, who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 for her humanitarian work.
The stamp features a portait of Mother Teresa painted by award–winning artist Thomas Blackshear, II of Colorado Springs, Colorado.
It is available as a Pane of 20 stamps, a Block of 10 stamps, or a Block of 4 stamps.

Issue Type:  Commemorative
Issue City:  Washington, DC 20066
Issue Date:  September 5, 2010