Identification guide for design numbers on United States stamped envelopes, wrappers, and letter sheets
eight cents

(updated 13 December 2014)



There are 7 designs of indicia whose face value is eight cents, each of which is distinctive enough that it can be identified by examining the images below.

Eagle
design U110
 printed in ultramarine on white paper and shared by Scott #s U557 (without a surcharge) and U566 (with a two-cent bright ultramarine surcharge)
 
Bowling
design U111
 =  Scott #U563 (printed in rose red on white paper)
 
White House Conference on Aging 1971
design U112
 =  Scott #U564 (printed in light blue on white paper)
 
transpo 72
design U113
 =  Scott #U565 (printed in ultramarine and rose red on white paper)
 
single-propellered airplane
design UC2
 =  Scott #UC7 (printed in olive-green on white paper)
 
jet airplane
design UC10
 =  Scott #UC36 (printed in red on white paper)
 
jet airplane
design UC11
   printed in red on white paper and shared by Scott #s UC37 (without a surcharge) and UC41 (with a two-cent surcharge)

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