Advanced Collecting Interests

1.       Classical Collecting -  Classical stamp collecting is mainly used to describe certain stamp issued prior to 1894, but sometimes applied to more modern rarities. i.e. Litho

2.       Stamped Covers - Many senior stamp collectors collect stamps on covers. It would be advisable not to take off stamps from very old envelopes or postcards as senior philatelists may want to study the history of post from them.

3.       Postal Stationery

4.       Miniature Sheet - A small sheet containing a single stamp, pair, block or set of stamps, with wide decorative margins issued as a commemorative souvenir for collectors.

5.       Sheetlets

6.       Se-tenant

7.       Tete-beche

8.       Inverted Watermark

9.       Cancellation

10.   Fiscal stamps

11.   First Day Cover

12.   First Flight Cover

13.   Special Cover

14.   Exhibition Cover

15.   Maximum Card

16.   Stamp Errors - Design error, Color error, Paper error, ;Perforation error, Printing error, Watermark error, Gum side print

17.   Odd Shape Stamps

18.   Traffic Light

19.   Combination Cover

20.   Coil Stamps

21.   Perfins

22.   Labels

23.   Overprint on Stamps

24.   Meter Franking

25.   Postage Due stamps

26.   Registered Post

27.   Slogans

28.   Albino

29.   Proofs

30.   Specimen

31.   Essays

32.   Reprints

33.   Reissue

34.   Abnormals - plate no.

35.   Acknowledgements & receipts

36.   Advertisements on stamps

37.   Air Mail

38.   Aerogramme

39.   Airgraph

40.   Balloon Post

41.   Catapult Mail

42.   Bullock Train

43.   Glider Mail

44.   Parachute Mail

45.   Pigeon Post

46.   Rocket Post

47.   Alphabet letters

48.   Coil Stamps

49.   Commemorative Issues

50.   Condominium

51.   Controls, Control Marks

52.   Overprints

53.   Control Letters & numbers

54.   Private Controls

55.   Cover

56.   Combination Cover

57.   Compound Envelope

58.   Patriotic Cover

59.   Ship Letter

60.   Stampless Cover

61.   Pre stamp Covers

62.   Wreck Cover

63.   Definitive

64.   Doctor Blade

65.   Double Print

66.   Errors

67.   Official/ Service

68.   Watermark Errors

69.   Forgery

70.   Meter Franking

71.   Greetings Stamps

72.   Gutter Margin

73.   Hand Stamp

74.   Health Stamps

75.   Facsimile

76.   Imperf

77.   Jubilee Line

78.   Labelled stamps

79.   Charity Labels

80.   Advertising labels

81.   Fiscal Labels

82.   Express Delivery

83.   Speed Post

84.   QMS

85.   Registered Letters

86.   Local Prints

87.   Military Service

88.   Mobile Post office

89.   Morning Covers

90.   Newspaper Stamps

91.   No value expressed

92.   Numbered stamps

93.   Slogan Postmarks

94.   Travelling Post offices

95.   Embossed Stamps

96.   Lithograph

97.   Se-tenant

98.   MS

99.   Composite Sheet

100.                        Booklet pane

101.                        Late Fee Paid

102.                        Too Late

103.                        Specimen

104.                        Bisected Stamps

105.                        Telegraph Stamps

106.                        Unissued Stamps

107.                        Used Abroad

108.                        Fiscal Used

109.                        Albino

110.                        War Stamps

 
   
   

 

 

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