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ID # 1972
SG GB 503

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Archive ID #:

1972

Archive Location:

100464

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

SG GB 503

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:

3 May 1951

Face Value:

1d

Printing Type:

Photogravure

Designer (Printer):

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

Colour:

Light ultramarine

Mint/Used:

Mint

Condition:

Poor to Fair

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%
):

£0.30 (£0.03)

Description:

Poor copy of a King George VI late penny stamp with significant faults. Short, borderline trimmed, perforations along the left edge accompanies large printing offset towards that diretcion. Gum is clean and the watermark is clear, but it doesn’t particularly make up for the other faults.

Postmark:

None

Perfin:

None

Used by:

Not used (or user unknown)

Stamp Title:

None given

Stamp Set:

Late KGVI Definitives

Phosphor:

None

Watermark:

Multiple G VI R Cypher (Standard)

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

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