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15p (15k) 15p light blue
Anniversary

(page updated: Dec 28/03)

1st seen: Jan 10/90
Photogravure
Lithography

See also:

15p light blue

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Booklet singles Gum
 Centre band phosphor
  FCP Jan 10/90 Sheets Dex
  FCP screened value Jan 10/90 Sheets Dex
  FCP screened border Jan 10/90 Sheets Dex
  FCP Jan 30/90 Booklet DP140
  • imperf top
  • imperf top and cut right
  • imperf bottom
  • imperf bottom and cut right
Dex
  FCP screened value Jan 30/90 Booklet DP140
  • imperf top
  • imperf top and cut right
  • imperf bottom
  • imperf bottom and cut right
Dex
 Left band phosphor
  FCP left is inset
[ Type 23: pic ]
Jan 30/90 Booklet DP137
  • cut at right
Dex
  FCP missing tag notch at UL
[ Type 25: pic ]
Jan 30/90 Booklet DP137
  • cut at bottom and right
Dex
 Right band phosphor
  FCP Mar 20/90 Booklet DP147
(London Life prestige booklet)
Dex
 Centre band phosphor (Lithography, Walsall), Perf 14
  FCP Jan 30/90
Mar 14/90
Booklet DP142, DP152
  • imperf top
  • imperf top and right
  • imperf bottom
  • imperf bottom and right
PVA
 Centre band phosphor (Lithography, Questa), Perf 15x14
  ACP bar is short at top and bottom
[ Type 5: pic ]
Apr 17/90 Booklet DP150
  • cut top
  • cut top and right
  • cut bottom
  • cut bottom and right
PVA


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