Stamps on stamps

USSR stamp on stamp featuring the Penny Black, 1990

Stamps on stamps is a philatelic term for depicting images of postage stamps on postage stamps. Some postage stamp collectors have specialized in collecting stamps on stamps as a topical collection.

Type A – Stamp that contain (fully or partly) the original stamp (some times with modification). Type SY / U - Stamp that contain an unidentifiable form of stamp: stamp on an envelope, symbol of stamp, etc. Type B – Stamp that contain something of the original design or that use the same design with modifications.


Pakistan have issued three stamp on stamps from 1947 to 2014

Year Description
1952 Scinde Dawk pair of stamps
1988 SAARC Summit 75 Rs stamp
2012 65 years of independence stamp

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