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ID # 2145
SG GB 43 plt91

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Archive ID #:

2145

Archive Location:

100500

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

43 plt91

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 to Good

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%
):

£7.00 (£2.10)

Description:

Well centered and straight Penny Red from plate 91, position JL. Good margins and a clean, unblemished face. The plate number is fairly easy to make out, and the corner letters plus portrait is good condition. The perforations are good besides the lower right corner which has a significant fault. The gum has a slight blemish and has an obvious watermark. A previous owner has written on the plate number.

The postmark is very faint and incomplete. The shape - oval - indicates a England and Wales office, but the number is illegible with only the first digit, a “4”, visible.

Postmark:

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):

91 (II)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

LJ JL

Chalk Surface?:

No

Simular Entries:

ID#: 2186 (Used)    


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