US Stamps

New 1¢ Bobcat coil on the prowl

February 23, 2015 10:00 AM

  • The new variety of the 1¢ Bobcat coil stamp was issued Saturday, Feb. 21, in Mesa, Ariz.

The United States Postal Service issued a new variety of its 1¢ Bobcat coil on Saturday (Feb. 21) during the Aripex stamp show in Mesa, Ariz.

The self-adhesive stamp is printed in coils of 10,000, but collectors can order a smaller strip of 100 stamps from the Postal Service online, or Stamp Fulfillment Services by mail or phone. Use item No. 786905 to order the strip of 100.

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This new variety has a 2015 year date in the margin at upper left. Plate numbers appear on every 27th stamp. 

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