The "Sciences" postage stamp was issued in 1963. This stamp was issued in honor of the 100th anniversary of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS). The Academy was founded by an Act of Congress and signed by President Abraham Lincoln in 1863. Its purpose is to “investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art” needed by any department of the government.
This listing is for a pack of 10 vintage postage stamps of the stamp pictured herein.
Please note that if you use the stamps to mail a letter, please make sure that you use the correct amount as required by the United States Postal Service.