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Postal Rates and Overland Mail Surcharges


Eastwards bounded rates from Jordan


Postage Rate Jordan - Foreign Mail (surface mail):

(Date Format dd.mm.yyyy)

Detailed Dates are not known.

From Till Cover up to 1 ounce Each additional ounce



Surcharge for the use of the Overland Mail
Date of Announcement Type of Postal Article Surcharge



18 January 1924. Visit of King Hussein 1/2p., 1p., 1p. (with Arab Government of the East handstamp omitted), 1 1/2 p., tied by blue bilingual AMMAN cancellations to Registered cover addressed to Iraq, transit markings of Haifa and Jerusalem and arrival datestamp on reverse. The rate and surcharge has yet to be analysed. Cover not in my collection. An image of the reverse side of the cover would be appreciated.