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5d (15k) 5d stewart blue
(page updated: Aug 15/02)

1st seen: Jul 1/68
Photogravure

Head A/B detail

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Booklet singles [pane summary] Gum
 2-band phosphor
  OCP Head A Jul 1/68 Sheets PVA
  OCP Head B Sep 9/68 Coil, vert PVA
  OCP Head B Sep 9/68 Coil, horiz PVA
  OCP Head B Mar 69 Sheets PVA
  OCP Head B, screened border Apr 70 Sheets PVA
  OCP Head B Sep 16/68 Booklet
  • cut top (PDP8, PDP13, PDP15)
  • cut top & right (PDP8, PDP13)
  • cut right & bottom (PDP8, PDP13)
  • cut bottom (PDP8, PDP13, PDP15)
  • PVA
     PCP + 2-band phosphor (error)
      PCP Head B 1970 Sheets PVA

    Head A/B Detail
    Head A has a flat base; Head B is rounded.

    Head A/B detail


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