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3½p (15k) 3½p purple-brown
(page updated: Dec 28/03)

1st seen: Mar 30/83
Photogravure

Also exists:

3½p grey green

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Booklet singles Gum
 PCP
  PCP1 Mar 30/83 Sheets Dex
  PCP2 Mar 84 Sheets Dex
 Centre band phosphor
  FCP Apr 5/83 Booklet DP60
  • cut left
Dex
 ACP
  ACP Sep 14/83 Booklet DP65
(Story of the Royal Mint prestige booklet)
Dex


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Booklet pane numbers used courtesy the Modern British Philatelic Circle
who publish 'The Bookmark' Catalogue

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