25 Jull 2005
due items from USA to Sweden
1 Jan 1892
to 30 Sep 1909
surface letter rate 5 c
rate 1 US cent = 5 goldcentimes
rate 1 goldcentime = 0.8 öre (for postcards and printed matters before
28 March 1892 1 goldcentine = 1 öre)
shows the amount missing in goldcentimes.
the indicated amount was doubled and multiplied by 0.8 (for postcards and
printed matters before 28 March 1892; 1.0) and marked on
The amount due was paid in cash.
letter with 10 cent. Correct rate 25 cent. Shortpaid 15 cent. US due manuscript
shows numbers of rates and deficiency in centimes 15x5=75. In Sweden the
amount was doubled and multiplied with 0.8 and marked in manuscript on
the item 2x75x0.8=120. The amount was paid in cash.