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17p (15k) 17p dark blue
(page updated: Dec 28/03)

1st seen: Sep 4/90
Photogravure
Lithography

Also exists:

Northern Ireland
Scotland
Wales

17p pastel green
17p greyish blue
17p olive

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Booklet singles Gum
 Centre band phosphor
  FCP Sep 4/90 Sheets Dex
  FCP screened value Sep 4/90 Sheets Dex
  FCP Sep 17/90 Coil, vert Dex
  FCP thin 'P' Jun 91 Sheets Dex
  FCP thin 'P'; screened value Jun 91 Sheets Dex
 Right band phosphor
  FCP short at top [ Type 18: pic ] Sep 4/90 Booklet DP162
  • cut left and bottom
Dex
  FCP imperf at left (and cut at bottom) Sep 4/90 Booklet DP163 Dex
  FCP imperf at left; short at top [ Type 18: pic ] Sep 4/90 Booklet DP163 Dex
 Left band phosphor
  FCP inset at left [ Type 23: pic ] Sep 4/90 Booklet DP162
  • cut right
Dex
  FCP notch at UL [ Type 25: pic ] Sep 4/90 Booklet DP162
  • cut right and bottom
Dex
 Centre band phosphor; Lithography
  FCP Questa Mar 19/91 Booklet DP167, DP170
(Alias Agatha Christie prestige booklet)
PVA

17p (15k) 17p dark blue
Northern Ireland

1st seen: Dec 4/90
Lithography

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 Centre band phosphor; Lithography
  FCP Questa Dec 4/90 Sheets PVA

17p (15k) 17p dark blue
Scotland

1st seen: Dec 4/90
Lithography

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 Centre band phosphor; Lithography
  FCP Questa Dec 4/90 Sheets PVA

17p (15k) 17p dark blue
Wales

1st seen: Dec 4/90
Lithography

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 Centre band phosphor; Lithography
  FCP Questa Dec 4/90 Sheets PVA


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