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Unused vintage Gold Star Mothers postage stamps from 1948 - face value is 3¢ each.


This Gold Star Mothers Issue stamp features a gold star on a palm frond. It was issued to honor the mother of deceased members of the United States armed forces. The Gold Star Mothers Club was formed after World War One. The name comes from the custom of families of military personnel to hang up a Service Flag in their window: living service members were represented by a blue star, while those who had lost their lives were represented by a gold stars.


You will receive 25 total stamps - all in mint condition. Perfect for wedding envelopes, postcards, birthday invitations, scrapbooking or other crafts!


Quantity: 25

Adhesive: Glue
Face Value: 3 cents each
Year of Issue: 1948


All stamps are guaranteed authentic, unused, and ready for your envelopes!

Please note that stamps are separated into blocks/panes/singles to fit our rigid envelopes and keep shipping cost low. If you would like to receive your stamps as a full sheet, just message us through our Contact Form and we can arrange that for you.

Because these stamps are of a smaller denomination than the current postage rate, they can be used together or in conjunction with other vintage stamps to mail wedding invitations, party invitations, or just regular old snail mail! 

3¢ Gold Star Mothers - Pack of 25 unused stamps from 1948

SKU: 969
  • We gladly accept returns & exchanges.


    Please contact us within 7 days of delivery and return all items within 14 days of delivery. To cancel before your item has shipped, please send us a message. 


    Conditions of return

    Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

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