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ID # 2171
SG GB 43 plt93

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Archive ID #:

2171

Archive Location:

100503

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

43 plt93

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:

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%
):

£2.75 (£1.10)

Description:

Plate 93, position PK, Penny Red. Generally well centred with good colour and detail. Plate number is easily readable, and there is no major signs of wear or fading. The perforations are good along with the gum. The watermark is easily visible. A previous owner has written the plate number at the bottom.

The postmark is a clean and clear horizontal oval barred numeral cancel. The shape indicates it was used within England and Wales, whilst the office number - 516 - implies it was used Marlsborough, Wiltshire (per G. Brumell). John Parmenter and Ken Smith corroborate this and inform us that it was used up until 1895 (book via GBPS).

Postmark:

Oval barred numeral cancel: 516

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):

93 (II)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

KP PK

Chalk Surface?:

No

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