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ID # 2657
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Archive ID #:

2657

Archive Location:

Postcard Album #1

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

351

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 George V

Issued:

16-1-1913

Face Value:

½d

Printing Type:

Typography

Designer (Printer):

Bertram Mackennal; G. W. Eve (Harrison and Sons)

Colour:

Green

Mint/Used:

Used

Condition:

Fair

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%
):

£2.50 (£0.50)

Description:

Black and white printed postcard of “The Alter [in] Cranbourne Church, Winkfield”, “Printed in Germany”. Very basic card used with a clean King George V green halfpenny and a Winkfield circular date stamp (CDS) which indicates it was used on the 10th of June, 1914.

The card is addressed to “Miss Simmonds, The Grange, Leatherhead, Surrey.”. The message reads “Dear Alia, first a card to you hoping you are quite well as I am very well + they all sends their love to you. I am staying at Frank & Grace till next Wednesday or Thursday. Weather is pretty fair considering. How do you like living at Leatherhead. I expetc Rose will be glad to get her job over with [?] love you from Maudie.”

Postmark:

Circular Date Stamp (CDS): [WINKFIELD] / 545PM 10 JU 14 / WINDSOR

Perfin:

None

Used by:

Unknown, on June 10, 1914

Stamp Title:

None given

Stamp Set:

King George V 1912-24 Definitives

Phosphor:

None

Watermark:

Simple Royal 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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