view cart menu separator categories menu separator faq
advanced search
categories  > Stamps (11)
USPS Seashells POSTCARD Stamps. Sheet of 20.
2 images
 
USPS Seashells POSTCARD Stamps. Sheet of 20.
USPS Seashells POSTCARD Stamps. Sheet of 20.

USPS Seashells POSTCARD Stamps. Sheet of 20.

Price: $7.99 add to cart     
Feedback: 100%, 63 sales Ask seller a question
Shipping: US-Mainland: $5.99 (more destinations)
Condition: Brand new
Payment with:
ALL SALES ARE FINAL WITH STAMPS. THANK YOU!

Celebrate the fun and beauty of seashells with four new POSTCARD STAMPS from the U.S. Postal Service®.


Whimsical and lighthearted, the stamp art features stylized depictions of four seashells: the alphabet cone, the zebra nerite, the Pacific calico scallop, and the Queen conch, frequently called the pink conch. The horizontal swaths of white and blue in the background suggest waves washing the shells onto a beach.

The hard, protective external skeletons of marine mollusks, seashells are composed largely of calcium carbonate secreted by the mollusks, mantle. Frequently ornamented with arrangements of ribs, spines, cords, scales, and grooves, the shells provide protection against predators, aid in burrowing into the sand, and give support to the soft-bodied animals.

Seashells have served many purposes throughout history—as jewelry, decoration, cooking vessels, lamps, even currency—but they were also highly collectible as objects of beauty and scientific study, as they are today. Around the world, clubs and shows attract enthusiasts, who continue to collect shells for their elegance, beautiful colors, and rich variety of shapes.

Art director Greg Breeding designed the stamps. Sergio Baradat created the stamp art.

The word "POSTCARD" on the stamps indicates their usage value. Like a Forever® stamp, these stamps will always be valid for the rate printed on them. Postcard: US $0.34 cents.

Made in the USA
Other Products from farfanonline:View all products
Star Trek Space Exploration USPS Stamps and U.S.S Enterprise NCC 1701 Model
$44.99
Tonka Toughest Minis School Bus with Lights and Sounds.
$12.99
Hot Wheels Batman v Superman Vehicle (5 Pack) 1:64 Scale diecast.
$9.99
Dinotrux Diecast Drillasaurus Vehicle
$7.99
Matchbox 2016 MBX Adventure City Volkswagen Karmann Ghia 29/125, Light Green
$2.99
How to Train Your Dragon. Toothless Squeeze and Growl 12" plush
$25.90
Matchbox 2016 Tesla Model S (Dark Blue)
$5.99
Nickelodeon Ninja Turtles 3D Soft Zipper Lunchbox
$9.99
Hot Wheels Wall Tracks Mid-Air Madness Booster Trackset
$59.99
Shopkins School Portfolio Folders Set of 4
$8.99
Last Updated: 19 Aug 2017 15:17:36 PDT home  |  about  |  terms  |  contact
Powered by eCRATER - a free online store builder