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

  Used Good ½d King George V   Used Good ½d King George V   Used Good ½d King George V   Used Good ½d King George V   Used Good ½d King George V
(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 # 2668

Go to Random ID#

Archive ID #:

2668

Archive Location:

Postcard Album #1

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

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:

Face Value:

½d

Printing Type:

Designer (Printer):

Colour:

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%
):

£0.01 (£0.00)

Description:

Fine postcard with a photo of a young boy. Makers mark: “R&K L.” issue “5737/3.”.

It is addressed to “Miss B. Hasthorn[?], G.F.L. Lodge, 52 Weston Road, Gloucester”. The message reads: “My dear Beth. Thank you very much for your very welcome letter with [?] it new, We are glad you are having a nice time with glorious weather, we have not heard any more news from Jum yet & it is going on the same as when I wrote you before he goes a [?] in the afternoon & back to tea. [?] & Bert came yesterday afternoon to see how you were getting on. Lots of fond love from Mother, Dad & H. xxx”

Postmark:

Waves and Date Stamp: BIRMINGHAM / 11. 45 / 13 AUG 14

Perfin:

None

Used by:

Unknown, on August 13, 1914

Stamp Title:

Stamp Set:

Phosphor:

None

Watermark:

Unknown (Unknown)

Gum (Type):

None

Overprint (Underprint)

None (None)

Elliptical Perforations:

No

Perforation:

Plate (Die):

Not applicable (Not applicable)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

Not applicable

Chalk Surface?:

No


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