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ID # 898
SG GB 208

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Archive ID #:

898

Archive Location:

100254

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

208

Type:

Stamp

Block Size:

1

Scanner Details:

(Mac OSX) 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:

Queen Victoria

Issued:

January 1,1887

Face Value:

6d

Printing Type:

Typography

Designer (Printer):

(Thomas De La Rue & co)

Colour:

Purple; Rose-red

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%
):

£40.00 (£8.00)

Description:

Type III ampersand. Possibly 208a (Deep purple), need to check!

Postmark:

Heavy bars

Perfin:

B&S/95 — 13,12,10/10,10 — & Type III

Used by:

User unknown

Stamp Title:

None given

Stamp Set:

Jubilee Issues

Phosphor:

None

Watermark:

Imperial Crown (Standard)

Gum (Type):

None

Overprint (Underprint)

None (None)

Elliptical Perforations:

Perforation:

14x14

Plate (Die):

Not Applicable (Not Applicable)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

Not Applicable

Chalk Surface?:

No

Simular Entries:

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