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 |

43 distinct values used for function among 588107 stamp types.

Value Uses
postage 549577
airmail 19281
semipostal 8141
postage due 5483
official 3189
parcel post 531
postal tax 342
newspaper 263
airmail semipostal 218
special delivery 185
military 158
revenue 93
official communal 92
official state 87
war tax 60
telegraph 58
occupation 56
registration 54
airmail official 49
late fee 24
official local 21
postal tax due 20
insured letter 19
acknowledgment of receipt 18
airmail special delivery 17
newspaper tax 14
air 7
marine insurance 7
special handling 6
authorized delivery 5
parcel post postage due 5
parcel post authorized delivery 4
rural delivery 4
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
0 1
certified mail 1
training 1