International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Paraguay

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  • Although an essay of a Universal “MultiValue” meter stamp is known from 1953, the earliest stamp seen from an installed machine is dated 1965.
  • All stamps are inscribed “PARAGUAY”.

Paraguay stamp type 1.jpg

1. Postalia “D3” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$15]

Upright frank with single, straight-line border.
Inscribed “REPUBLICA DEL/ PARAGUAY” at top and “GURRANIES/ CORREOS” at bottom.
M# with “P” prefix in lower left corner.
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg000.00

Paraguay stamp type 2.jpg

2. Francotyp “C” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$20]

Frank with “REPUBLICA DEL PARAGUAY” in ribbon at top.
“FRANQUEO PAGADO” in ribbon at bottom flanking star and wreathe emblem in center.
With “Gs Cts” above value figures and curved “CORREOS” below.
“Gs Cts” variable in size.
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg ◆000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg ◆0000
a. With “PERMISO No” and number below frank.

Paraguay stamp type 3.jpg

3. Francotyp “Taxograph” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

Post Office stamp.
Rectangular frank at left with town name “ASUNCION” at top and “PARAGUAY” at bottom.
Rectangular date mark at right with “AEROPOSTAL” at top.
M# vertical breaks left frame line of frank.
Large, narrow “R” breaks right frame line of date mark with registration number between date mark and frank.
One seen, M# 225.
Paraguay stamp type 3aa.jpg
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg ★★00
a. With small, upright unengraved block at left of value figures