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31p (15k) 31p purple
(page updated: Dec 28/03)

1st seen: Jun 25/96
Photogravure

Also exists:

EME image

31p deep lilac
31p ultramarine

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 2-band (blue) phosphor
  OFNP Enschedé Jun 25/96 Sheets PVA

31p (15k) 31p purple
EME Image

1st seen: Aug 26/97
Photogravure

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 2-band (blue) phosphor
  OFNP Aug 26/97 Sheets PVA
 Phosphorised paper
  OFPP De La Rue May 22/00 Mini sheet PVA


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