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ID # 2634
SG GB 463

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Archive ID #:

2634

Archive Location:

BOX 1

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

463

Type:

Cover

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:

10-5-1937

Face Value:

1d

Printing Type:

Photogravure

Designer (Printer):

E. Dulac; E. Gill (Harrison and Sons)

Colour:

Scarlet

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%
):

£0.25 (£0.10)

Description:

Good cover with an excellent level postmark. Whilst just about being used after the paler definitve stamps were issued, the colour is deep enough to make me confident that it is of the early issue (normal colour) variety.

The cover is addressed to a “Miss Maud Butt, Myrtle Farm, East. Compton, Nr Shepton Mallet, Somerset”

Postmark:

Circular Date Stamp (CDS): BATH / 830PM 9 NOV 1941 / SOMERSET -&- 7 Wave Block

Perfin:

None

Used by:

Unknown, on November 9, 1941

Stamp Title:

None given

Stamp Set:

King George VI Early Definitives

Phosphor:

None

Watermark:

Multiple G VI R Cypher (Unknown)

Gum (Type):

None

Overprint (Underprint)

None (None)

Elliptical Perforations:

No

Perforation:

15x14

Plate (Die):

Not applicable (Not applicable)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

Not applicable

Chalk Surface?:

No

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