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 with 2 cent taxed at letter rate. Correct rate 5 cent. Shortpaid
3 cent. US due handstamp shows double deficiency 2x3x5=30 centimes. Swedish
due 0.8x30=24 öre in manuscript should to be paid in cash.