International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Armenia

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Armenia[edit]

  • The country was a region of the former Soviet Union and became an independent country in 1991.
  • Meter stamps with Soviet Union markings continued to be used in Armenia after independence. See SOVIET UNION for these stamps.
  • Only one stamp inscribed “ARMENIA” has been seen so far.


Armenia stamp type 1.jpg

1. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV).

Horizontal frank with panels at top, bottom and sides.
At top, “A” and “M” flanking oval logo.
“POST” stacked at right, Armenian characters stacked at left.
Country name at bottom in Armenian (left) and English (right).
M# with “AH” prefix breaks bottom frame line.
TM: SC
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