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

(updated 1 December 2014)



There are 3 designs of indicia whose face value is forty-two cents, each of which is distinctive enough that it can be identified by examining the images below.

elk
design U197
 =  Scott #U663 (printed in green and black on white paper)
 
sunflower
design A3309
 =  Scott #U665 (multicolored on white paper)
 
The Great Seal of the United States
design UO37
 =  Scott #UO94 (printed in blue and red on white paper)

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