International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Malta

MaltaEdit

  • The first meter was installed in 1961.
  • All stamps have “MALTA” in the frank.
  • The stamps are divided into groups as follows:
A – Stamps used by private businesses
PP – Stamps used for Parcel Post only



GROUP A: Stamps used to frank regular mailEdit


Malta stamp type A1.jpg


A1. Pitney Bowes-GB “Multi-Value” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

Upright frank with “MALTA” in top panel.
M# with “P.B.” prefix in lower corner boxes.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg0/o




Malta stamp type A2.jpg


A2. Pitney Bowes-GB “Automax” (MV).

Nearly identical to Type A1 but value figures are of uniform rather than variable thickness.
M# with “P.B.” prefix.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg=000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg=0/o=




Malta stamp type A3.jpg


A3. Pitney Bowes-GB “Simplex” (LV-21). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$20]

Upright frank with “MALTA” in top panel.
M# with “P.B.” prefix in bottom corner boxes.
TM: DC
Values: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg½ thru 1/– ?




Malta stamp type A4.jpg


A4. Neopost “205” (MV).

Square frank with double straight-line border.
Maltese cross at bottom center.
M# with “NE” prefix flanks the Cross.
TM: BIC, SC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg0,00 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00,0




Malta stamp type A5.jpg


A5. Neopost “205/2205” (MV).

Upright frank with single straight-line border.
Date figures tall (205) or short (2205).
Maltese cross at bottom center.
M# with large “N” prefix flanks the cross.
With some stamps an “E” is added before the meter number at right.
TM: BIC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00,0




Malta stamp type A6.jpg


A6. Frama (MV).

Horizontal frank with single-line border and post horns in all corner boxes.
Value figures heavy.
M# with “FRAMA” prefix and leading zeros in bottom panel.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg0.00




Malta stamp type A7.jpg


A7. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV).

Similar to Type A6 but with Maltese crosses (with lined background) in the corner boxes.
M# with “H” prefix at bottom.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg0,00 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg00,00




Malta stamp type A8.jpg


A8. Pitney Bowes-GB “6300” (MV).

Horizontal frank open in top left corner for Maltese cross.
Frank 27 x 21-22 mm.
M# with “PB” prefix.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg ≋000 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg≋0.00 MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg≋.000




Malta stamp type A9.jpg


A9. Pitney Bowes-GB “A900” (MV).

Very similar to Type A8 but larger frank, 32 x 23 mm.
Value figures also larger.
M# with “PB” prefix.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg ≋0.00




Malta stamp type A10.jpg


A10. Pitney Bowes-GB “6600” (MV).

As Type A9 but taller frank, 34 x 27 mm.
M# with “PB” prefix.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg ≋000








GROUP PP: Stamps used for only Parcel PostEdit


Malta stamp type PO1.jpg



PP1. Unknown (digital), 2006.

Self-adhesive label with data in blocks.
The MALTA/POST logo is at top left, and the date is at top right below "MaltaPost p.l.c."
The value figures are large, in a block at center right above a block containing the destination name.
Across the bottom are blocks containing zone, weight, and other data including a long identification number.
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg € (at left) MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg0.00 (at right)













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