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



There are 9 designs of indicia whose face vale is twenty-five cents, each of which is distinctive enough that it can be identified by examining the images below.

Circle of 13 stars on
round-cornered rectangle
stamp image
design U157
= Scott #U611 (printed in dark red and deep blue on white paper)
 
Snowflake
stamp image
design U159
= Scott #U613 (printed in dark red and green on white paper)
 
Circle of 13 stars on
"perforated" background
stamp image
design U160
= Scott #U614 (printed in dark red and deep blue on white paper)
 
Circle of 13 stars on
round background
stamp image
design U161
= Scott #U615 (printed in dark red and deep blue on white paper)
 
Love!
stamp image
design U162
= Scott #U616 (printed in dark red and bright blue on white paper)
 
Shuttle and space station hologram
stamp image
design U163
= Scott #U617 (printed in ultramarine on white paper)
 
Vince Lombardi trophy hologram
stamp image
design U164
= Scott #U618 (printed in vermilion on white paper)
 
Great Seal of the United States
(embossed)
stamp image
design UO30
= Scott #UO77 (printed in black and blue on white paper)
 
Great Seal of the United States
(not embossed)
stamp image
design UO31
= Scott #UO78 (printed in black and blue on white paper)

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