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Archive ID #:
Cat. Number If known, from:
SG GB 506a
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(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
King George VI
1 May 1951
E. Dulac; E. Gill (Harrison and Sons)
Cat. Value (Adjusted Cat. value adjusted for condition:
Good example of a quadruplet of colour change King George VI twopenny (2d). Watermark is easily visible as being of the sideways variety which would likely suggest that it has come from a coil; the short top perforations are short but this is perhaps not unexpetced given it’s source. Besides this the gum is clean and the face is vibrant. Decent overall.
Not used (or user unknown)
KGVI Colour Change Definitives
Multiple G VI R Cypher (Sideways)
Not applicable (Not applicable)
ID#: 1975 (Mint)    ID#: 1976 (Mint)    ID#: 1978 (Mint)    ID#: 1979 (Mint)    ID#: 1980 (Mint)    ID#: 1981 (Mint)
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