25 Jul 2005
due items from USA to Sweden
1 Oct 1907
to 30 Jun 1911
surface letter rate 5 c
rate 1 US cent = 5 goldcentimes
rate 1 goldcentime = 0.8 öre
shows amount to pay in goldcentimes, normally double deficiency.
the indicated amount was multiplied by 0.8 is and marked on the item. The
amount due was paid in cash.
postcard. Correct rate 2 cent. Shortpaid 2 cent. US due handstamp without
value (somtimes used on unfranked items). The amount indicated in USA should
have been 20 centimes equal to 16 öre which has been marked in Sweden.
This amount has probably been paid by the remailer in Örebro. As no
extra fee was needed for remailing there was no need for the 5 öre