The third and final installment of the pictorial definitive stamp series was issued on August 1, 1947, consisting of a 4c value featuring the Rizal Monument and a 1p stamp with the "Colonnade of Palms" image used on the 50c value issued earlier in the year.
4c Rizal Monument
In 1901, construction of a monument to honour Jose Rizal was approved
by the United States Philippine Commission. Unveiled in 1913, the Rizal
Monument in Luneta Park, Manila, consists of a standing bronze sculpture of
Rizal, with an obelisk as a backdrop, set on a pedestal upon which his
remains are interred.
1p Colonnade of Palm Trees
The 50c stamp with the same design was discussed in anearlier post.
First Day Cover
The 4c and 1p stamps were issued on August1, 1947, the third anniversary ofManuel Quezon'sdeath.