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5p (15k) 5p greyish violet
(page updated: Jul 17/17)

1st seen: Feb 15/71
Photogravure
Lithography

Also exists:

EME image

Isle of Man
Northern Ireland
Scotland
Wales

5p greyish rose
5p ash pink (red-brown)

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
2-band (9.5mm) phosphor
  OCP Feb 15/71 Sheets PVA
  FCP Sep 71
Jun 5/74
Sheets PVA
Dex
PCP
  PCP1 Oct 10/79 Sheets Dex
  PCP2 Oct 80 Sheets Dex
PCP; Lithography
  PCP Questa, Perf 13 x 14 May 21/80
Oct 81
Sheets Dex
PVA

5p 5p greyish violet
EME Image

1st seen: Jun 5/17
Photogravure

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Booklet singles Gum
2-band (9mm violet) phosphor
OFNP Walsall Jun 5/17 Miniature sheet DMS33
(Machin 50th anniversary)
PVA

5p (15k) 5p greyish violet
Isle of Man

1st seen: Jul 7/71
Photogravure

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 2-band (9.5mm) phosphor
  OCP Jul 7/71 Sheets PVA

5p (15k) 5p greyish violet
Northern Ireland

1st seen: Jul 7/71
Photogravure

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 2-band (9.5mm) phosphor
  OCP Jul 7/71 Sheets PVA

1p (15k) 5p greyish violet
Scotland

1st seen: Jul 7/71
Photogravure

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 2-band (9.5mm) phosphor
  OCP Jul 7/71 Sheets PVA
  FCP scarce Jun 73 Sheets PVA
 2-band (9.5mm) JET phosphor
  FCP Aug 73 Sheets PVA

5p (15k) 5p greyish violet
Wales

1st seen: Jul 7/71
Photogravure

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 2-band (9.5mm) phosphor
  OCP Jul 7/71 Sheets PVA
  FCP scarce Jun 73 Sheets PVA


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