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 SG GB 974 Mint Fine 10p Queen Elizabeth II February 19,1975  SG GB 974 Mint Fine 10p Queen Elizabeth II February 19,1975
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ID # 614
SG GB 974

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Archive ID #:

614

Archive Location:

100177

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

974 Unknown id_1to999/614face.tif; id_1to999/614gum.tif (Mac OSX) HP Deskjet 2654 (1200 DPI, 24-bit Colour) through VueScan 9; Edited with GIMP; Lossless compression with ImageOptim

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

Country:

Great Britain

Monarch:

Queen Elizabeth II

Issued:

February 19,1975

Face Value:

10p

Printing Type:

Photogravure

Designer (Printer):

S. Rose (Harrison and Sons Limited)

Colour:

Deep blue; Light yellow-ochre; Light brown Deep cobalt; Grey black

Mint/Used:

Mint

Condition:

Fine

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%
):

£0.50 (£0.40)

Description:

SG 974 — an 10p commemorative — celebrates the Birth Bicentenary of Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775–1851) by depicting one of his numerous paintings. In this case it shows the 1840 painting entitled “St. Laurent”. ± This particular stamp is in excellent condition with vibrant colour and little fading. The gum and face are clean, and the perforations in faultless condition. Ultimately a perfetc example of J.M.W. Turner's style.

Postmark:

None

Perfin:

None

Used by:

Not used (or user unknown)

Stamp Title:

“St. Laurent”

Stamp Set:

The Birth Bicentenary of J.M.W. Turner

Phosphor:

All-over

Watermark:

None

Gum (Type):

Intact (Unknown)

Overprint (Underprint)

None (None)

Elliptical Perforations:

Perforation:

15x14

Plate (Die):

Not Applicable (Not Applicable)

Graphite:

No

Corner Letters:

Not Applicable

Chalk Surface?:

Yes; Fluorescent White Paper


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