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Cat. Number If known, from:
SG GB X881 BPS GS.2813t
SG Specialised Number:
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
24 Sep 1975
Arnold Machin (Harrison and Sons)
Cat. Value (Adjusted Cat. value adjusted for condition:
Clean although there is evidence of age with a few little bits of spotting to the paper. Phosphor bands are barely visible. Via the Postmark Society Catalogue of Slogan Postmarks of the UK vol. 2, this postmark is given the number (General Slogan, GS) 2813t. It is titled “National Savings Diamond Jubilee” and was in use from the 10th of May to the 8th of December, 1976.
Slogan: National Savings Diamond Jubilee 1916-1976 Go on saving at The Post Office ++ Circular Date Stamp (CDS): COVENTRY WEST MIDLANDS / ?30PM 22 JNE 1976 / 8
X-series (Standard) Machins
2 bands (left and right)
Not applicable (Not applicable)
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