Made by The Portland Stamp Company — celebrating and reviving the lost art of poster stamps.
Printed on lickable, gummed paper and pinhole perforated by hand on their vintage machines.
Digitally printed, 16 stamps per sheet. 8.5” x 11”
Designed by Ravi Zupa & Arna Miller.
Please Note: This is not actual US postage, but a series of artist-created stamps intended for both adornment and collecting.
Commemorative poster stamps are artifacts from another time. These miniature bits of advertising were popular in Europe at the turn of the century. Their appeal, utility, and popularity quickly grew, becoming ubiquitous in the United States in the 1920s.