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 |

47 distinct values used for function among 672410 stamp types.

Value Uses
postage 616983
airmail 25687
semipostal 12159
postage due 7644
official 5895
parcel post 862
postal tax 746
newspaper 423
airmail semipostal 408
special delivery 244
airmail official 217
military 163
revenue 94
official communal 93
registration 89
official airmail 87
official state 87
telegraph 78
war tax 71
occupation 56
private 50
insured letter 44
late fee 27
postal tax due 27
airmail special delivery 26
acknowledgment of receipt 25
official local 21
newspaper tax 18
marine insurance 14
fiscal 11
military newspaper 8
special handling 6
airmail sempostal 5
authorized delivery 5
parcel post postage due 5
personal delivery 5
parcel post authorized delivery 4
rural delivery 4
airmail postal tax 3
military semipostal 3
rural postage due 3
0 2
airmail semipostal official 2
military parcel post 2
special delivery official 2
certified mail 1
training 1