International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Oman

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Oman[edit]

  • The first meters appear to have been installed in the early 1970s.
  • All stamps inscribed “OMAN” or “SULTANATE OF OMAN”.




Oman stamp type 1A.jpg
Oman stamp type 1B.jpg



1. Neopost “405/505” (MV).

Horizontal frank with straight, single-line border.
Country name at bottom center with “BAIZA” or “BAIZAS” directly above.
Frank variable in width, 27-31 mm.
A: M# at right with “N” prefix at left
B: M# with “N” at left and “RN” prefix at right
TM: SC, BIC
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Oman stamp type 2.jpg


2. Neopost “205/2205” (MV).

Similar to Type 1 but smaller, square frank.
With “BAIZA” or “BAIZAS” above country name.
TM: DC, BIC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg •000
a: Printed in purple



Oman stamp type 3.jpg


3. Neopost “Electronic” (MV).

As Type 1A value figures different, and date figures narrower although widely spaced.
M# with “N” prefix.
TM: DC
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Oman stamp type 4.jpg


4. Pitney Bowes-GB “5000” (MV).

Wide frank with scalloped order and “SULTANATE of OMAN” at top.
Value figures below level of date figures.
M# with “P.B.” prefix low between TM and frank.
TM: DC
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Oman stamp type 5.jpg

5. Pitney Bowes-GB “6300” (MV).

Similar to Type 4 but smaller, with country name at bottom.
Date and value figures on same level.
With “BAIZA” or “BAIZAS” above country name.
M# with “P.B.” prefix breaks bottom frame line.
TM: DC
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Oman stamp type 6.jpg


6. Pitney Bowes-GB “6900” (MV).

Large frank with simulated perforation border.
Country name in Arabic at top and in English at bottom.
M# with “PB” or “PBE” prefix breaks bottom frame line.
TM: DC
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Oman stamp type 7.jpg


7. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV).

Large frank with scalloped border.
Country name in Arabic at top and in English at bottom.
M# with “H” prefix breaks bottom frame line.
TM: DC
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Oman stamp type 8.jpg


8. Satas (MV).

Small, nearly square frank with scalloped border.
Country name in Arabic at top and in English at bottom.
M# with “S” prefix breaks bottom frame line.
TM: DC
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