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SG GB X898 BPS GS.3485
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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
27 Jan 1982
Arnold Machin (Harrison and Sons)
Cat. Value (Adjusted Cat. value adjusted for condition:
Slogan contains the image of a hot air balloon with the words “EARL COURT” inscribed. Via the Postmark Society Catalogue of Slogan Postmarks of the UK vol. 3, this postmark is given number (General Slogan, GS) 3485. It is titled “Ideal Home Exhibition” and was in use from the 31st of January to the 5th of March, 1982.
Circular Date Stamp (CDS): LONDON S.W.1. / — 25 FEB 1983 / C ++ Slogan: DAILY MAIL — 1983 / Ideal Home Exhibition / 8th MARCH - 4TH APRIL IN ON SUNDAY ? / EARL COURT
X-series (Standard) Machins
1 band (centre)
Not applicable (Not applicable)
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