Want high-quality images? Try the high-resolution archive here.

 SG GB 494 Mint Good £1.00 King George VI April 26,1948  SG GB 494 Mint Good £1.00 King George VI April 26,1948  SG GB 494 Mint Good £1.00 King George VI April 26,1948
(Click to enlarge)
Creative Commons Licence BY 4.0Scanned images are licensed under:
(CC BY 4.0)
Creative Commons
Attribution 4.0 International

You are free to share and adapt, with attribution, under the same licence.
PREVIOUS
ID#
NEXT
ID#

ID # 2262
SG GB 494

Go to Random ID#

Archive ID #:

2262

Archive Location:

SOLD

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

494

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:

King George VI

Issued:

April 26,1948

Face Value:

£1.00

Printing Type:

Photogravure

Designer (Printer):

G. Knipe; Joan Hassall; Dorothy Wilding (Harrison and Sons)

Colour:

Blue

Mint/Used:

Mint

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%
):

£40.00 (£16.00)

Description:

Whilst unused with a clean, well detailed face there is some slight damaged to the gum. It appears as though at some point moisture has got in and stuck it to something, which when removed left a remenant. Otherwise very nice. Best to treat as mounted mint.

Sold via eBay on Sunday the 30th of June, 2020 for a total of £3.20 (+ £2.74 P&P Inland, 2nd Class Signed For).

Postmark:

None

Perfin:

None

Used by:

Not used (or user unknown)

Stamp Title:

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth

Stamp Set:

Royal Silver Wedding

Phosphor:

None

Watermark:

Multiple G VI R Cypher (Standard)

Gum (Type):

Intact (unknown)

Overprint (Underprint)

None (None)

Elliptical Perforations:

No

Perforation:

14x15

Plate (Die):

Not applicable (Not applicable)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

Not applicable

Chalk Surface?:

No

Simular Entries:

ID#: 396 (Mint)     


Disclaimer: information provided alongside the scans has no guarantee of being corretc. Errors and omissions are likely, especially in regards to the colour and shade of stamps due to personal colour-blindness. Please take everything with a grain of salt. If in doubt, go off the image not the data!

PREVIOUS
ID#
NEXT
ID#

Copyright © 2021 SGBpa.co.uk - Exclusions apply
Hosted by Namecheap | Backed-up by Mega