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International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Ecuador

EcuadorEdit

The first meter was installed in 1951. All stamps have “ECUADOR” in the frank.




Ecuador 1.jpg

1. Pitney Bowes, model “R” (MV), 1951. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$5]

Post Office stamp.
Frank without outer frame line.
Large bird (condor) between TM and value box.
Empty panel above value figures.
M# with “P.B. METER” prefix.
Meters 1, 2 and 0011 seen.
TM: SC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00 :



Ecuador 2 color.jpg

2. Francotyp “Cc” (MV), 1956.

Horizontal frank with double straight-line border.
Inscribed “CORREOS / DEL / ECUADOR” at upper left.
“FRANCOTYP No“ (number) / PERMISO No (number)” at bottom.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpgMeterCat solid diamond.jpg000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpgMeterCat solid diamond.jpg0000
a. Without TM
b. Printed in black



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3. Universal "Multi-Value” (MV), 1957.

Upright frank with simulated perforation border.
“ECUADOR” in curved panel at top.
“S | C” below value figures.
“CORREOS” in panel above M# at bottom.
M# with “U” prefix.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00oo MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg000oo
a. Value figure only without frame



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4. Pitney Bowes-GB “Automax” (MV), 1966. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$5]

Similar to type 3, but smaller.
With “SUCRES” above “CORREOS”.
M# with “P.B.” prefix.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00.oo MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg=00.oo



Ecuador 5.jpg

5. Hasler “F88” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

Horizontal frank with straight, single-line border enclosing the frank and TM.
Coat of arms between TM and value figures.
M# without prefix below coat of arms.
TM: SC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00,oo



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6. Postalia (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$5]

Upright frank with single, straight-line border.
Coat of arms at lower right. “SUCRES” right of value figures.
M# with “POSTALIA” prefix outside frank at lower left and below TM.
A. “SUCRES” 10 mm wide. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpgV/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg0000
B. “SUCRES” 9 mm wide. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpgV/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg000.00
TM: SC



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7. National Cash Register (MV), 1968. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$25]

Frank without outer frame printed on yellow adhesive label.
M# “Franqueador No. 0059” only.
With “Maquinas de Comercio S.A.” at bottom.
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg–0,00





Ecuador 71.jpg

7.1. Pitney Bowes-GB “5000" (MV).

As Type 8, but “CORREOS” above value figures.
M# with “P.B.” prefix.
A. Ornamental columns on both sides of the frank (as pictured)
B. Ornamental column at right side only, “$” at left
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00 0 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg0.0 0




Ecuador 8.jpg

8. Pitney Bowes-GB “6300” series (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$5]

Horizontal frank with simulated perforation border.
“ECUADOR” in curved panel at top.
“SUCRES” above “CORREOS” at bottom.
M# with “P.B.” prefix breaks bottom frame line.
A. Ornamental columns on both sides of the frank (as pictured)
B. Ornamental column at left side only
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00.oo MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg000.oo
a. As A, with dollar sign imbedded in left column



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9. Hasler “F88” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

Frameless, horizontal frank with “CORREOS DEL” at top,
“ECUADOR” at bottom, and fancy ornaments at the sides.
M# without prefix at bottom.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat hollow diamond.jpg0,oo



Ecuador 10.jpg
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10. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV).

Post Office stamp.
Frank with single, straight-line outer frame, “CORREOS DEL” at top,
“ECUADOR” at bottom, and ornaments at the sides.
M# with “H” prefix below right of frank.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg0000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00000


NOTE: Stamps of this design without value figures and with directional slugs ("AIRMAIL", "PRIORITAIR", "PORTE PAGADO" etc. exist.
These stamps even have a meter number. See the examples at right.



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10.1. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV).

Probably a Post Office stamp.
Frank very similar to Type 10 but with ornament at right side only.
Value figures preceded by "$".
M# with “H” prefix below right of frank.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg$00.00



Ecuador 11.jpg

11. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV).

Probably a Post Office stamp.
Similar to Types 10 and 11 but with no side ornaments.
One poor example reported without readable meter number.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg0000,00



Ecuador 12.jpg

12. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV).

Probably a Post Office stamp.
Similar to Type 11, but origami bird at right of value figures,
and “CORREOS DEL ECUADOR” in one line across top.
“DOLARES” above “GUAYAQUIL” and M# at bottom.
M# with “H” prefix.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg$0000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg$00.00



Ecuador 13.jpg
Ecuador 13 label1.jpg
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13. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV).

Post Office stamp.
Frank with ‘large hole’ simulated perforation outer frame line.
Origami bird at top left, M# with “H” prefix at top right.
“CORREOS DEL ECUADOR” in one line across bottom.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg$0000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00000

NOTE: These stamps are often printed on special labels. Several types exist. Two are shown at right.












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