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Paraguay Revenues

A Catalog by Joseph D. Hahn and David Thomas

Part 2

Special use issues

Consular Stamps

Issue of 1900

Lithographed on a very thin (.002 to .0025") tough, white wove paper with indistinct mesh. Perforated 11 or 12 x 11 on some values. Thin white gum.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

C 1

1

2c

Yellow

C 2

2

3c

Bistre

C 3

3

4c

Gray

C 4

4

25c

Green

C 5

5

40c

Violet

C 6

6

50c

Dark blue

C 7

7

1P

Brown

C 8

8

1.5P

Bistre (12 x 11)

C 9

9

2P

Dark blue-gray (12 x 11)

C 9a

9

Light blue-gray (12 x 11)

C 10

10

4P

Claret

C 10a

10

Deep claret

C 11

11

5P

Light brown

C12

12

6P

Blue green

C 13

13

8P

Orange red

C 14

14

10P

Yellow green

C 15

15

12P

Red brown

C 16

16

15P

Red-violet

C 17

17

20P

Slate (12 x 11)

C 18

18

30P

Pale brown (12 x 11)

Issue of 1920 (?)

New Design. Lithographed on thin (.003 to .0035") hard, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Inscription of "Talleres del Estado." Perforated 11. No control numbers. Currency is GOLD.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

C 30

50c

Blue

C 31

1P

Light brown

C 31a

Perf 12

Issue of 1925 (?)

New design, similar to 1920. Lithographed on thin (.003 to .0035") somewhat soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Inscription "Talleres del Estado." Perforated 12. Control number in black. Currency is GOLD.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

C 50

50c

Blue green

C 51

1P

Brown

C 51A

10P

Unknown Date (1950s?)

Lithographed on thin white wove paper with horizontal mesh, perforated 10, control number in black.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

C 75

10c

Blue gray

C 76

20c

Violet

C 80

10G

Light green

Date Unknown

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

C 90

5G

Blue gray

C 91

10G

Steel blue

Issue of 1962

Type of previous issue, surcharged "VALUADO DOLORES" and new value in red, lithographed on thin white wove paper, perforated 11, control number in black.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

C100

0.01c on .01G

Blue

C101

0.05 on .05G

Orange

C102

.10c on .10G

Steel blue

C103

.50c on .50G

Orange

C104

1.00$ on 1G

Violet brown

C105

5.00$ on 5G

Light rose

C106

10.00$ on 10G

Light green

Unknown Date

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

C110

10G

Light blue

Unknown date

New Design, lithographed on thin white wove paper, perforated 11, control number in black.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

C120

.02 $

Red orange

C121

.05 $

Blue

C122

.10 $

Steel blue

C123

.20 $

Yellow green

C124

1 $

Light blue green

C125

2 $

Olive green

C126

5 $

Purple

C127

5 $

Olive gray green

Issue of 1993

New design with return to Paraguayan currency. Lithographed on medium granite paper, perforated 11, thin white gum, control number in black.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

C195

10c

Blue violet

C196

20c

Violet

C197

C198

2G

Pale blue

C199

C200

10G

Green

C201

25G

Sage green

C201a

Pale sage green

C202

50G

Yellow green

C203

100G

Rose red

C204

500G

Blue

C205

1000G

Olive

C206

5000G

Gray

C207

10,000G

Red violet

(This is the complete issue for this year)

Judicial House

Issue of 1993

It is not known if this type of issue appeared before 1993.

Lithographed on medium granite paper, perforated 11, thin white gum, control number in black.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

J 1

5G

Red

J 2

10G

Violet

J 3

50G

Blue

J 4

100G

Purple

J 5

500G

Brown

J 6

1000G

magenta

Municipal Revenues

Asuncion

Issue of 1899

Lithographed on medium (.0035 to .004") soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Imperforate.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

MA 1

1

1P

Blue-green

MA 2

2

1.5P

red

Issue of 1900

Relief printed on medium (.004 to .0045") soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Perforated 11. No control numbers.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

MA 3

3

50c

Yellow

MA 4

4

1P

Green

MA 5

5

5P

Red

MA 6

6

10P

Blue

Issue of 1904

Relief printed on medium (.0035 to .004") soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Perforated 11. Control number in black. White gum.

(Not true color)

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

MA 7

7

50c

Yellow

MA 8

8

1P

Green

Date Unknown

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

MA10

MA11

1P

Blue

MA12

5P

Ultramarine

Aregua

Issue of ?

Relief printed on a thin (.003 to .0035") buff, soft, wove paper with horizontal mesh. Perforated 11. No control number.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

AR 1

50c

Black on buff

Cigarettes & Tobacco

Issue of 1896

Lithographed on very thin (.0025 to .003") hard, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Imperforate.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T 1

1

1c

Brown

T 2

2

2c

Blue

T 2a

2

Dark blue

T 3

3

5c

Green

T 3a

Light green

Issue of 1898

Lithographed on very thin (002 to .0025") hard, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Imperforate.

(type I)

(type II)

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T 4a

4

1c

Brown, Type I (short top number 1, bottom 1 with long serif.

T 4b

4

1c

Brown, Type II (long top number 1, short serif on bottom 1

T 5

5

5c

Green

Provisionals of 1898

Issue of 1896 overprinted with a new value and bars in red. Black control numbers are vertical.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T 6

6

1c on 2c

Blue (not seen)

T 7

7

10c on 5c

Green

T 8

8

15c on 5c

Green

T 9

9

20c on 5c

Green

Issue of 1898 overprinted with new value of 1c (7 Types)

(type I) (type II) (type III) (type IV)

(type V) (type VI) (type VII)

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T 10a

10

1c on 5c

Green Type I (tall thin numeral)

T 10b

10

1c on 5c

Green Type II (tall thick numeral)

T 10c

10

1c on 5c

Green Type III (medium numeral)

T 10d

10

1c on 5c

Green Type IV (short fat numeral)

T 10e

10

1c on 5c

Green Type V (fancy 1)

T 10f

10

1c on 5c

Green Type VI (San serif 1)

T 10g

10

1c on 5c

Green Type VII Heavy serif 1)

Issue of 1899

Lithographed on very thin (.002 to .0025") soft, white wove paper with distinct horizontal mesh. Background around lion has lines.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T 11

11

1c

Blue

T 12

12

2c

Green

T 13

13

3c

Red

T 14

14

5c

Brown

T 15

15

10c

Light violet

T 16

16

15c

Gray

T 17

17

20c

Orange

Issue of 1901

Type of 1899 with larger lion and inscription at bottom, "Talleres Nacional de H. Kraus." Lithographed on very thin (.002 to .0025") hard, white wove paper with horizontal mesh.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T 18

18

1c

Blue

T 18a

1c

Orange

T 19

2c

Green

Issue of 1902

Lithographed on a very thin (002 to .0025") soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Imperforate. Similar to 1899 issue except the background the lion is blank. Inscription at bottom "Talleres Nacional de H. Kraus."

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T 20

19

1c

Blue

T 21

20

2c

Green

T 22

21

3c

Red

T 23

22

5c

Brown

T 24

23

10c

Violet

T 25

24

15c

Gray

Issue of 1903

Design similar to 1902 issue, but with addition of year "1903" in design. Lithographed on thin (.003 to .0035") somewhat soft paper with horizontal mesh. Imperforate.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T 26

25

1c

Yellow (thin paper)

T 26a

25

Orange yellow (thick paper)

Issue of 1904

Design similar to 1899 issue. Lithographed on very thin (.002 to .0025") buff wove paper with horizontal mesh. Imperforate.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Forbin Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T 27

26

2c

Red on buff

T 28

27

5c

Red on buff

T 29

28

10c

Red on buff

T 30

29

20c

Red on buff

Tobacco

Inscription "Produccion Nacional/Tabaco Nacional". 163mm x 15mm. Inscription "Talleres Del Estado." Lithographed on thin (.003 to .0035") soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Imperforate.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T 95

5c

Pale blue

T 96

10c

Red

T100

20c

Blue

Inscription "Produccion Nacional/Tabaco Nacional". 41 x 14mm. Lithographed on thin (.003 to .0035") soft, white wove paper with vertical mesh. Imperforate.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T119

10c

Blue

T120

14c

Maroon

Inscription "Tabaco Exteranjero". Lithographed on thin (.003 to .0035") soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Imperforate. Inscription "Talleres del Estado."

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T130

20c

Green

Inscription "Consumo Internal". 15 x 65mm. Lithographed on thin (.0025 to .003") soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Imperforate.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T140

1c

Brown (vertical mesh)

T141

2c

Deep green

T141a

Dark green

New Design

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T145

10c

Blue

Inscription "Consumo Interno." 51 x 13mm. Lithographed on thin (003 to .0035") soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Imperforate. Inscribed "Talleres de Valores Oficiales."

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T150

10c

Blue

Inscription "Consumo Interno." 63x13mm. Lithographed on medium (.0035 to .004") soft, white wove paper with vertical mesh. Imperforate. Inscribed "Talleres del Estado."

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T160

1P

Red

T161

2P

Blue

Inscription "Consumo Interno/Produccion Nacional." 56x15mm. Lithographed on a thin (.003 to .0035") somewhat soft white wove paper with vertical mesh. Imperforate.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T170

1P

Rose

T171

2P

Rose

T172

3P

Rose

"Impuesto al Tabaco/Produccion extrajera/Serie A" Lithographed on a medium granite paper. Imperforate. Control number in black.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

T180

10G

Green

T181

10G

Brown

T182

20G

Magenta

T183

35G

Olive green

Cigarettes

"Direccion General de Recaudacion/Impuesto selectivo al consumo/Serie __/sin valor" Lithographed on thick granite paper, imperf.

Strips of 10 are from cartons of cigarettes. When one buys a carton of cigarettes, the stamps are not attached to the pack but come in the box with the 10 packs of cigarettes.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Series

Color & Comments

T500

No letter

Orange

T501

B

Violet

T502

B

Blue

T503

C

Green

T504

D

Magenta

T505

F

Magenta

T506

G

Blue green

T507

H

Blue

T508

J

Rose red

T509

L

Brown

T510

M

Yellow green

T511

P

Magenta

T512

Q

Orange

T513

S

Blue green

Imported Cigarettes

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Series

Color & Comments

T600

10c

Carmine

Unknown Items

1933 Revenue stamp (HT#403) overprinted "Penitenciaria/Ley N.1236" and control number in red. Perf 12.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

X 1

1P

Yellow green

"Corporacion Paraguayos de Carnes/Estampilla de Aporte." Lithographed on thin (.003 to .0035") soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Perforated 12.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

X 2

1.8G

Pale salmon

"Consejo Nacional de Turismo." Lithographed on a very thick (.0045 to .005") somewhat soft, white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Perforated 12. With black control numbers.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

X 3

1c

Brown

X 4

2c

Red

X 4A

2P

Red

New Design

Large Numbers Small Numbers

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

X 6

.10G

Gray blue

X 7

.50G

Orange

X 8

1G

Violet, Large numbers

X 8a

Small numbers

X 9

5G

Pale magenta

X10

10G

Yellow green

"Artes y Oficios." Lithographed on medium (.0035 to .004") white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Perforated 11. Control number in black.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

X 15

3P

Red

"Artes y Oficios" Lithographed on thick (.004 to .0045") white wove paper with horizontal mesh. Perforated 11. New currency.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

X16

3c

Magenta

Inscribed "Registro de Marcas de Fabricay Comercio." Lithographed on medium, gray-white wove paper, watermarked multiple "RP." Perforated 11.

Hahn

Thomas Numbers

Denom.

Color & Comments

X20

200G

Light green

X21

1000G

Red

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