International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Jordan

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Jordan[edit]

  • The first meter stamps appeared in 1974.
  • All stamps include “THE HASHEMITE KINGDOM OF JORDAN” or 'JORDAN POST" in the frank.
  • The stamps are grouped according to usage:
A – Stamps used by private businesses
PO – Stamps generated only by machines in post offices



GROUP A: Stamps used by private businesses[edit]


Jordan stamp type A1.jpg

A1. Pitney Bowes “5000” series (MV).

Horizontal frank with scalloped border, country name in Arabic over English at top, “THE HASHEMITE KINGDOM OF JORDAN”.
Date figures raised in relation to value figures.
“Postage Paid” above M# at lower left.
M# with “P” prefix.
TM: DC
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Jordan stamp type A2.jpg

A2. Pitney Bowes “6300” series (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

Similar to Type 1 but date and value figures are on the same level.
Country name in Arabic at top and in English at bottom above M# and “Postage Paid”.
Crown at left of value figures.
M# with “P” prefix.
TM: DC
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Jordan stamp type A3.jpg

A3. Pitney Bowes “6300” series (MV).

As Type 2 but without crown.
M# with “P” prefix.
TM: DC
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Jordan stamp type A4.jpg

A4. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV).

Large frank with simulated perforation border.
Country name in Arabic at top and in English at bottom above M#.
Crown at left, “POSTAGE PAID” reading up at right.
M# with “H” prefix breaks bottom frame line.
TM: DC
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Jordan stamp type A5.jpg

A5. Satas “Baby” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

Frank similar to Type 3 but taller and not as wide.
M# with “S” prefix at lower left.
No crown.
Date figures tall.
TM: DC
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Jordan stamp type A6.jpg

A6. Unknown (digital?). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

Frank similar to Type 1 with both Arabic and English country names at top.
Without crown.
“Postage Paid” above M# at lower left.
M# “T 101 001” seen.
TM: SC with panel around date.
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Jordan stamp type A7.jpg


A7. Pitney Bowes-GB “6600” (MV).

Large frank with low gauge simulated perforation outer border.
“Postage/Paid” at left of value figures.
M# with “P” prefix breaks bottom frame line.
TM: DC
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Jordan stamp type A8.jpg


A8. Neopost "Electronic” (MV).

Frank with straight line outer border and panels at top and bottom.
The meter number reads up vertically at right.
M# with "NE" prefix
TM: DC
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GROUP PO: Stamps generated only by Post Office machines[edit]


Jordan stamp type PO1A.jpg


PO1. Unknown (digital).

Horizontal stamp on self-adhesive label with "Jordan Post" logo in silver at right.
Post office identification at upper right.
Value figures above bar code.
Weight, date, and time across bottom.
Label with silver logo
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg 0.000 J.D. (Jordan dinars)




Jordan stamp type PO1B.jpg



PO2. Unknown (digital).

Similar to Type PO1 but "JORDAN POST" above town name at upper left.
Printed on label with Multi-color "Jordan Post" logo at right.
The value figures are larger that with Type PO1.
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg 0,000 FILS