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 |

44 distinct values used for function among 600270 stamp types.

Value Uses
postage 558116
airmail 20604
semipostal 8839
postage due 6103
official 3982
parcel post 559
postal tax 360
newspaper 300
airmail semipostal 237
special delivery 199
military 160
revenue 93
official communal 92
official state 87
registration 70
telegraph 69
war tax 68
airmail official 64
occupation 56
late fee 24
airmail special delivery 23
acknowledgment of receipt 22
official local 21
postal tax due 20
insured letter 19
newspaper tax 14
fiscal 11
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
0 2
airmail semipostal official 2
airmail sempostal 2
military parcel post 2
personal delivery 2
special delivery official 2
certified mail 1
training 1