/revised 27 Jan 2010
Postage due items from USA to Sweden

1 Jan 1966 to 31 Dec 1966
US foreign surface letter rate 11 c
Swedish foreign surface letter rate 60 öre
US handstamp shows amount to pay in US cents (normally double deficiency) and US surface letter rate.
In Sweden the indicated fraction multiplied by 60 and rounded up to nearest 5 öre was normally paid by affixing stamps on the item.

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Letter with 5 cent

Air mail cover with 10 cent

Second rate air mail cover with 24 cent

Air mail postcard with 7 cent

Air mail postcard with 8 cent

Customs fees 245 öre. (rate period unknown)

Customs fees 250 öre. (rate period unknown)