Stamp data values used for `function'

This page lists the different values recorded for each field of a stamp type. You can click on column headings to sort by value or frequency of use.

issuer | function | year | month | day | issue | denom | currency | denom2 | ndenom | ndenom2 | base year | base month | base day | color | design type | design | variant | watermark | perf | overprint | ovpt color | on-desc-id | on-issuer | on-id | wmkorient | inscription | imprint | paper | paper color | print | plate | tagging | gum | emboss | shape | width | height | quantity | census | unissued | cat val | issue sortpos | sortpos |

45 distinct values used for function among 618527 stamp types.

Value Uses
postage 572272
airmail 22443
semipostal 9334
postage due 6803
official 4656
parcel post 564
postal tax 379
newspaper 349
airmail semipostal 296
special delivery 205
airmail official 181
military 163
revenue 93
official communal 92
official airmail 87
official state 87
registration 70
telegraph 69
war tax 68
occupation 56
private 50
late fee 24
airmail special delivery 23
acknowledgment of receipt 22
official local 21
postal tax due 20
insured letter 19
newspaper tax 18
fiscal 11
marine insurance 7
special handling 6
authorized delivery 5
parcel post postage due 5
parcel post authorized delivery 4
rural delivery 4
0 3
airmail postal tax 3
rural postage due 3
airmail semipostal official 2
airmail sempostal 2
military parcel post 2
personal delivery 2
special delivery official 2
certified mail 1
training 1