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ID # 1960
SG GB 485Wi

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Archive ID #:

1960

Archive Location:

100463

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

SG GB 485Wi

SG Specialised Number:

Unknown

Type:

Stamp

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:

King George VI

Issued:

1 Sep 1941

Face Value:

½d

Printing Type:

Photogravure

Designer (Printer):

E. Dulac; E. Gill (Harrison and Sons)

Colour:

Pale green

Mint/Used:

Used

Condition:

Fair

Variant:

Inverted Watermark

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%
):

£4.00 (£0.80)

Description:

Previously hinged mint example of King George VI halfpenny war issue. All aspetcs are excellent (i.e. a clean face and gum), but the right edge has short perforations which although not abnormal isn’t pleasing.

Postmark:

None

Perfin:

None

Used by:

User unknown

Stamp Title:

None given

Stamp Set:

1941-42 KGVI War Issues

Phosphor:

None

Watermark:

Multiple G VI R Cypher (Inverted)

Gum (Type):

Intact (unknown)

Overprint (Underprint)

None (None)

Elliptical Perforations:

No

Perforation:

15x14

Plate (Die):

Not applicable (Not applicable)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

Not applicable

Chalk Surface?:

No

Simular Entries:

ID#: 1934 (Mint)    ID#: 1942 (Mint)    
ID#: 1943 (Mint)    ID#: 1945 (Mint)    
ID#: 1946 (Mint)    ID#: 1947 (Mint)    
ID#: 1948 (Mint)    ID#: 1949 (Mint)    
ID#: 1950 (Mint)    ID#: 1951 (Mint)    
ID#: 1952 (Mint)    ID#: 1953 (Mint)    
ID#: 1954 (Mint)    ID#: 1955 (Used)    
ID#: 1956 (Used)    ID#: 1958 (Used)    
ID#: 1959 (Used)    ID#: 1961 (Used)    


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