13c "H.I." Hawaiian Missionary single

Kingdom of Hawaii1852

Smithsonian's National Postal Museum

Smithsonian's National Postal Museum
Washington, DC, United States

In 1852, a revised thirteen-cent stamp featured "H.I. & U.S. Postage" to clarify that the stamp prepaid postage for Hawaii, the ship fee, and delivery in the United States. This example of Hawaii's fourth issue is type I.

Museum ID: 1995.2098.7


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