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

(updated 13 December 2014)

There are 5 designs of indicia whose face value is thirty-three cents, each of which is distinctive enough that it can be identified by examining the images below.

U.S. flag on yellow pole
design U184
 =  Scott #642 (printed in yellow, blue, and red on white paper)
U.S. flag on blue pole
design U184a
 =  Scott #643 (printed in blue and red on white paper)
design U185
 =  Scott #U644 (printed in violet on white paper)
bust of Abraham Lincoln
design U186
 =  Scott #U645 (printed in blue and black on white paper)
Great Seal of the United States
design UO37
 =  Scott #UO89 (printed in blue and red on white paper)

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