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SG GB X899 BPS GS.3441
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Stamp with Postmark
(Mac OS Big Sur) HP Deskjet 2654 (1200 DPI, 24-bit Colour) through VueScan 9; Edited with GIMP; Lossless compression with ImageOptim; converted with Pixallon (NCH Software) to 600 DPI with 50% Lossy JPEG Compression
Queen Elizabeth II
1 Feb 1982
Arnold Machin (Harrison and Sons)
Good to Fine
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Slogan has both sets of text within their own little circle. Postmark is generally clean and very clean. Phosphor band is just to the right of centre. Via the Postmark Society Catalogue of Slogan Postmarks of the UK vol. 3, this postmark is given the number (General Slogan; GS) 3441. It is titled “Get the Most from your Post”, but uses the variant design type 2083A (with type-styled lettering rather then script-type). This was used from the 17th of May 1982 to the 20th of December 1985.
Circular Date Stamp (CDS): C — NORWICH — 2 — NORFOLK — ++ Slogan: Get the most from your post / Code it
X-series (Standard) Machins
1 band (Right)
Not applicable (Not applicable)
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