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 SG GB X899Ea; BPS LP.2082 Used Good to Fine 12.5p Queen Elizabeth II 1 Feb 1982  SG GB X899Ea; BPS LP.2082 Used Good to Fine 12.5p Queen Elizabeth II 1 Feb 1982
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ID # 1787
SG GB X899Ea; BPS LP.2082

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Archive ID #:

1787

Archive Location:

100390

Cat. Number If known, from:
SG Concise 2017
Gault Catalogue 2018
Postmark Society
Barefoot Catalogue
:

SG GB X899Ea
BPS LP.2082

SG Specialised Number:

Unknown

Type:

Stamp with Postmark

Block Size:

1

Scanner Details:

(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

Country:

Great Britain

Monarch:

Queen Elizabeth II

Issued:

1 Feb 1982

Face Value:

12.5p

Printing Type:

Photogravure

Designer (Printer):

Arnold Machin (Harrison and Sons)

Colour:

Light emerald

Mint/Used:

Used

Condition:

Good to Fine

Variant:

Standard

Hinged?:

No

Cat. Value (Adjusted Cat. value adjusted for condition:

Fine: - 20%
Good-Fine: - 40%
Good: - 60%
Fair to Good: - 70%
Fair: - 80%
Poor to Fair: - 90%
Poor: - 95%
Spacefiller: -100%
):

£0.75 (£0.45)

Description:

Slogan text is slanted. Phosphor band is just to the left of centre.

Via the Postmark Society Catalogue of Slogan Postmarks of the UK vol. 3, this postmark is given the number (Local Publicity Slogan; LP) 2082. It is titled “Set your Sites on Sunderland”. Two dies were used between the 16th of August, 1982, and the 30th of April, 1984.

Postmark:

Circular Date Stamp (CDS): SUNDERLAND / 24 JAN 1983 / B ++ Slogan: SET YOUR SITES ON SUNDERLAND / LOANS - GRANTS - RENT CONCESSIONS

Perfin:

None

Used by:

User unknown

Stamp Title:

Machin

Stamp Set:

X-series (Standard) Machins

Phosphor:

1 band (left)

Watermark:

None

Gum (Type):

None

Overprint (Underprint)

None (None)

Elliptical Perforations:

No

Perforation:

15x14

Plate (Die):

Not applicable (Not applicable)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

Not applicable

Chalk Surface?:

Yes


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