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 SG GB 43 plt101 Used Fair 1d Queen Victoria 1864  SG GB 43 plt101 Used Fair 1d Queen Victoria 1864  SG GB 43 plt101 Used Fair 1d Queen Victoria 1864  SG GB 43 plt101 Used Fair 1d Queen Victoria 1864  SG GB 43 plt101 Used Fair 1d Queen Victoria 1864
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ID # 2101
SG GB 43 plt101

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Archive ID #:

2101

Archive Location:

100497

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

43 plt101

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 350 DPI with 50% Lossy JPEG Compression

Country:

Great Britain

Monarch:

Queen Victoria

Issued:

1864

Face Value:

1d

Printing Type:

Recess

Designer (Printer):

Charles Heath; Frederick Heath (Perkins, Bacon & Co)

Colour:

Rose-red

Mint/Used:

Used

Condition:

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%
):

£11.00 (£2.20)

Description:

Okay example of a plate 101, position JK, Penny Red with pale colour. Print highly offset leaving a large margin to the top at the detriment of the others. The perforations are generally good with a few faults, and the face detail shows a slight lack of detail. The gum is aged, with the watermark clearly visible and fairly central. The plate number is written on the lower edge.

The postmark is only partial but appears to be a barred cancel of the two-part variety - placing it’s use in the London Districts. however multiple characters, besides a final “4” are missing, making it impossible to pinpoint its use.

Postmark:

Two Part Oval Barred Numeral Cancel: ? / 4

Perfin:

None

Used by:

User unknown

Stamp Title:

Penny Red

Stamp Set:

Line-engraved Issues

Phosphor:

None

Watermark:

Large Crown (Standard)

Gum (Type):

None (unknown)

Overprint (Underprint)

None (None)

Elliptical Perforations:

No

Perforation:

14x14

Plate (Die):

101 (II)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

KJ JK

Chalk Surface?:

No

Simular Entries:

ID#: 2146 (Used)    ID#: 2183 (Used)    


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