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ID # 1997
SG GB 470

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Archive ID #:

1997

Archive Location:

100469

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

SG GB 470

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:

30 Jan 1939

Face Value:

6d

Printing Type:

Photogravure

Designer (Printer):

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

Colour:

Purple

Mint/Used:

Mint

Condition:

Fair

Variant:

Standard

Hinged?:

Yes

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%
):

£1.50 (£0.30)

Description:

Decent example with a unblemished face and intact, but previously hinged, gum. Only major fault is the result of short and damaged perforations along the top edge. Otherwise great.

Postmark:

None

Perfin:

None

Used by:

Not used (or user unknown)

Stamp Title:

Unknown

Stamp Set:

KGVI 1937-1947 Issues

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

Simular Entries:

ID#: 1665 (Used)    ID#: 1999 (Mint)    
ID#: 2000 (Used)    


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