Republic of the Philippines - Stamps & Postal History


RP Issues of 1947










1947, October 20.  Postage Dues

Engraved.  American Bank Note Company (ABNC).  Perf. 12

Singles, Sheets of 100


   3c  Postage Due - Singles  (499,784)

  4c  Postage Due - Singles  (399,354) 

  6c  Postage Due - Singles  (299,780)

10c  Postage Due - Singles  (299,392)


Note:  Quantities shown has taken into considerations stocks that were spoiled & burned in 1974.


First Day Covers:  Manila  (Known printed cachets)





1947 Postage Due Stamps

Postage Due Stamp.  A stamp added to an underpaid piece of mail to indicate the extra postage due that must be collected from the addressee.





Articles by Dr. Ngo Tiong Tak


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Issues of 1946-1949