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Archive ID #:

2654

Archive Location:

Postcard Album #1

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

217

Type:

Postcard

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 Edward VII

Issued:

26-11-1904

Face Value:

½d

Printing Type:

Photogravure

Designer (Printer):

E. Fuchs (De La Rue & Co)

Colour:

Pale yellowish-green

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%
):

£1.50 (£0.60)

Description:

Black and white “ROTARY PHOTO. E.C.” postcard with a portrait “MISS PHYLLIS DARE, AS ‘CINDERELLA’”. Signed “BASSANO”, number “1971 K”. The reverse simply notes that it is part of the “ROTARY PHOTOGRAPHIC SERIES.”

The card is stamped with a slightly worn King Edward VII halfpenny stamp, with a partial postmark dating it to September 27th, 1909. It is addressed to “Miss N[?]. Woodward, The Rowans, Astwood-Bank, Nr. Reddich.” The message reads: “Dear Nelli[?], Thanks so much for P-G. I have got a beauty now she is in a robe holding her arms out. Pleased to hear of Ida’s success. I hope you will like this. I am sorry the fever[?] is sheading. Have any more got is Simee auntty may have been staying with this. Write soon, with love from Doris.”

Postmark:

Circular Date Stamp (CDS): ?INGTON / 815AM SP 27 09 / ?CHAM

Perfin:

None

Used by:

Unknown, on September 27, 1909

Stamp Title:

None given

Stamp Set:

King Edward VII De La Rue Definitives

Phosphor:

None

Watermark:

Imperial Crown (Unknown)

Gum (Type):

None

Overprint (Underprint)

None (None)

Elliptical Perforations:

No

Perforation:

14x14

Plate (Die):

Not applicable (Not applicable)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

Not applicable

Chalk Surface?:

No

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