J1-J28 Figure of Value in Oval Postage Due stamps were placed on mail to indicate insufficient postage. Some collectors refer to them as labels rather than stamps, since they did not pay postage. Scott Number Mint Used POSTAGE DUE STAMPS 1879 Printed by theAmerican Bank Note Co. Unwatermarked, Perf. 12 J1 1¢ brown...................... $100.00 $22.50 J2 2¢ brown...................... 400.00 28.00 J3 3¢ brown...................... 90.00 8.00 J4 5¢ brown...................... 850.00 70.00 J5 10¢ brown.................... 950.00 70.00 J6 30¢ brown.................... 425.00 95.00 J7 50¢ brown.................... 650.00 115.00 1884 J15 1¢ red brown................ 75.00 12.00 J16 2¢ red brown................ 100.00 6.00 J17 3¢ red brown................ 1,150.00 350.00 J18 5¢ red brown................ 650.00 40.00 J19 10¢ red brown.............. 650.00 30.00 J20 30¢ red brown.............. 240.00 77.50 J21 50¢ red brown.............. 1,950.00 275.00 1891 J22 1¢ bright claret............. 37.50 2.00 J23 2¢ bright claret............. 50.00 2.00 J24 3¢ bright claret............. 90.00 20.00 J25 5¢ bright claret............. 115.00 17.50 J26 10¢ bright claret........... 210.00 25.00 J27 30¢ bright claret........... 695.00 250.00 J28 50¢ bright claret........... 795.00 250.00 J29-J68 Figure of Value in Diamond POSTAGE DUE STAMPS 1894-95 Printed by the Bureau ofEngraving and Printing J29 1¢ vermilion ................. 2,695.00 695.00 J30 2¢ vermilion ................. 850.00 375.00 J31 1¢ deep claret.............. 90.00 18.00 J32 2¢ deep claret.............. 90.00 15.00 J33 3¢ deep claret.............. 220.00 70.00 J34 5¢ deep claret.............. 350.00 70.00 J35 10¢ deep claret............ 450.00 55.00 J36 30¢ deep claret............ 650.00 250.00 J37 50¢ deep claret............ 2,100.00 800.00 Double Line Watermark Perf. 12 J38 1¢ deep claret.............. 18.00 1.40 J39 2¢ deep claret.............. 22.00 1.00 J40 3¢ deep claret.............. 125.00 6.50 J41 5¢ deep claret.............. 140.00 6.50 J42 10¢ deep claret............ 150.00 9.00 J43 30¢ deep claret............ 800.00 75.00 J44 50¢ deep claret............ 495.00 70.00 Scott Number Mint Used 1910-12 Single Line Watermark, Perf. 12 J45 1¢ deep claret............. $60.00 $7.00 J46 2¢ deep claret............. 50.00 2.50 J47 3¢ deep claret............. 750.00 50.00 J48 5¢ deep claret............. 190.00 11.00 J49 10¢ deep claret........... 150.00 23.00 J50 50¢ deep claret........... 1,200.00 210.00 1914 Single Line Watermark, Perf. 10 J52 1¢ carmine lake .......... 100.00 15.00 J53 2¢ carmine lake .......... 80.00 1.00 J54 3¢ carmine lake .......... 1,250.00 65.00 J55 5¢ carmine lake .......... 75.00 10.00 J56 10¢ carmine lake ........ 90.00 5.00 J57 30¢ carmine lake ........ 250.00 45.00 J58 50¢ carmine lake ........16,000.00 1,395.00 1916 Unwatermarked, Perf. 10 J59 1¢ rose........................ 4,500.00 700.00 J60 2¢ rose........................ 350.00 80.00 1917 Unwatermarked, Perf. 11 J61 1¢ carmine rose.......... 2.95 .40 J62 2¢ carmine rose.......... 3.50 .25 J63 3¢ carmine rose.......... 19.00 1.00 J64 5¢ carmine.................. 16.00 1.00 J65 10¢ carmine rose........ 30.00 1.00 J66 30¢ carmine rose........ 145.00 3.00 J67 50¢ carmine rose........ 175.00 .60 1925 J68 1/2¢ dull red................ 1.00 .50 J69-76, J79-86 Figure of Value in Half Circle 1930 Unwatermarked, Perf. 11 J69 1/2¢ carmine............... 3.95 2.25 J70 1¢ carmine.................. 3.75 2.50 J71 2¢ carmine.................. 6.00 .65 J72 3¢ carmine.................. 30.00 3.50 J73 5¢ carmine.................. 22.00 9.00 J74 10¢ carmine................ 57.50 5.00 J75 30¢ carmine................ 160.00 3.95 J76 50¢ carmine................ 250.00 3.00 J77 $1 carmine.................. 35.00 .50 J78 $5 carmine.................. 55.00 .50 J77, J78, J87 Figure of Value in Half Circle 1931 Rotary Press PrintingUnwatermarked, Perf. 11 x 101/2 J79-86 1/2¢-50¢ 8 Stamps, complete. Save $2.25 Mint, 15¢ Used.. 23.50 1.30 J79 1/2¢ dull carmine ......... 1.00 .20 J80 1¢ dull carmine ............ .25 .20 J81 2¢ dull carmine ............ .30 .15 J82 3¢ dull carmine ............ .30 .15 J83 5¢ dull carmine ............ .40 .20 149 Scott Number Mint Used J84 10¢ dull carmine .......... $1.00 $.15 J85 30¢ dull carmine .......... 9.00 .20 J86 50¢ dull carmine .......... 13.50 .20 1956 Rotary Press PrintingUnwatermarked, Perf. 101/2 x 11 J87 $1 scarlet ..................... 55.00 .45 J88-104 Postage Due Stamps 1959 Rotary Press PrintingUnwatermarked, Perf. 11 x 101/2 J88-104 1/2-$5 17 Stamps, complete. Save $2.55 Mint, 50¢ Used... 22.50 5.50 J88-97 1/2¢-10¢ 10 Stamps. Save 40¢ Mint, 30¢ Used...... 3.50 2.85 J88 1/2¢ carmine rose........ 1.50 1.35 J89 1¢ carmine rose........... .20 .20 J90 2¢ carmine rose........... .20 .20 J91 3¢ carmine rose........... .20 .20 J92 4¢ carmine rose........... .25 .20 J93 5¢ carmine rose........... .25 .20 J94 6¢ carmine rose........... .25 .20 J95 7¢ carmine rose........... .35 .20 J96 8¢ carmine rose........... .35 .20 J97 10¢ carmine rose......... .35 .20 J98 30¢ carmine rose......... 1.00 .20 J99 50¢ carmine rose......... 2.25 .20 J100 $1 carmine rose........... 3.25 .20 J101 $5 carmine rose........... 12.50 .25 1978-85 J102 11¢ carmine rose......... .50 .50 J103 13¢ carmine rose......... .65 .60 J104 17¢ carmine rose......... 1.00 .90 Postage Due stamps were discontinued in 1986 for a variety of reasons, but mainly due to the fact it was easier for postal clerks to use a meter and apply the exact amount due.
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