Colombia

Five different official seals, plus one Dead Letter Office seal, are recorded from Colombia.



Catalog: Drummond OS1

Date issued: Unknown, EKU February 20, 1920

Printing: Black

Perforation: Imperforate

Inscription: "Llegó con sobre despegado" ("Arrived with the envelope open") repeated in two lines

Control Number: None

Description: 1920 cover from Guamal, Colombia to Chicago received unsealed at the Colombian post office and closed along top edge with single post office seal of the earliest type.


Catalog: Drummond OS5t

Date issued: Unknown, EKU February 26, 1999

Printing: Blue, red, and yellow on transparent 1-7/8" wide tape (partial design shown)

Perforation: Imperforate

Inscription: "IQUE EL ESTADO DE ESTE PRECINTO / (S)EGURIDAD - EFICIENCIA / FIQUE EL ESTADO DE ESTE PRECINTO" (partial design)

Control Number: None

Description: 1999 airmail cover from the People's Republic of China to Cali, Colombia received damaged and repaired at top with latest design Colombian official seal tape. Tape tied by nearly unreadable boxed 3-line blue "Colombia ADPOSTAL" handstamp.

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