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

(updated 30 November 2014)



There are 6 designs of indicia whose face value is twenty-two cents, each of which is distinctive enough that it can be identified by examining the images below.

buffalo
design U154
 =  Scott #U608 (printed in violet-brown on white paper)
 
USA / 22c
design UC20
 =  Scott #UC50 (printed in red and blue on blue paper)
 
22c USA
design UC21
 =  Scott #UC51 (printed in blue on blue paper)
 
five stars
design UC22
 =  Scott #UC52 (printed in red, black, and green on bluish paper)
 
The Great Seal of the United States
(embossed)

design UO27
 =  Scott #UO74 (printed in blue on white paper)
 
The Great Seal of the United States
(not embossed)

design UO28
 =  Scott #UO75 (printed in blue on white paper)

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