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 SG GB 339 Used Fair ½d King George V 1 Jan 1912  SG GB 339 Used Fair ½d King George V 1 Jan 1912  SG GB 339 Used Fair ½d King George V 1 Jan 1912  SG GB 339 Used Fair ½d King George V 1 Jan 1912  SG GB 339 Used Fair ½d King George V 1 Jan 1912
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ID # 2658
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Archive ID #:

2658

Archive Location:

Postcard Album #1

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

339

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:

1 Jan 1912

Face Value:

½d

Printing Type:

Typography

Designer (Printer):

Bertram Mackennal; G. W. Eve; D. Downey (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%
):

£4.00 (£0.80)

Description:

Very simple postcard with the greeting “All Good Wishes” surrounded by a minimalistic floral design. Overall the card is in poor to fair condition, with some damage, and the stamp itself is aged. The latter note concerns the King George V green or deep green halfpenny canceled with a early machine cancel with a double datestamp.

The postcard is addressed to “Mr. Miller, 2 Auclover Terrace, Ashford Rd, Cheltenham” and the message reads “With Best Wishes for a very Happy Birthday. Yours Sincerely, E. H. W.”

Postmark:

Full Face Bars and Double Date Stamp: CHELTENAM / 7.30PM JUL 20 13

Perfin:

None

Used by:

Unknown, on July 20, 1913

Stamp Title:

None given

Stamp Set:

King George V 1912 Downey Heads

Phosphor:

None

Watermark:

Unknown (Unknown)

Gum (Type):

None

Overprint (Underprint)

None (None)

Elliptical Perforations:

No

Perforation:

15x14

Plate (Die):

Not applicable (B)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

Not applicable

Chalk Surface?:

No

Simular Entries:

ID#: 1484 (Used)    ID#: 1485 (Used)    


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