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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 350 DPI with 50% Lossy JPEG Compression
Charles Heath; Frederick Heath (Perkins, Bacon & Co)
Fair to Good
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Decent example of a plate 100, position CI, Penny Red with major south offset. Otherwise clean with good perforations, minimal damage to the face and gum, and a decent, clear watermark. The plate number is clear, and the letters are good - at least those which are visible. The postmark is a very clear and well printed oval barred numeral cancel of England and Wales. The office number, 873, places it - according to G. Brumell - as having come from Weymouth, Dorset. John Parmenter and Ken Smith agree, further stating that the number was used up unto 1899 (book via GBPS).
Oval barred numeral cancel: 873
Large Crown (Standard)
ID#: 2154 (Used)
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