GB 1d Red Die II Plate 29

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Plate 29[edit]

  • Put to Press Date:27 Dec 1855
  • Destroyed: 22 Jun 1857
  • Sheets Printed: a low run of approx 93,000
  • Constant Plate characteristics:
Gothic K
    • Perf 14
    • Large Crown Wmk
    • Gothic K throughout.





A Row | B Row | C Row | D Row | E Row | F Row | G Row | H Row | I Row | J Row |
K Row | L Row | M Row | N Row | O Row | P Row | Q Row | R Row | S Row | T Row |

A Row[edit]

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Missing Imprimatur position
Gothic K

B Row[edit]

C Row[edit]

D Row[edit]

E Row[edit]

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F Row[edit]

G Row[edit]

H Row[edit]

I Row[edit]

J Row[edit]

File:GB 1d Red Die II Plate 29 JK.jpg
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Missing Imprimatur position
Gothic K
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Missing Imprimatur position

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K Row[edit]

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Gothic K
File:GB 1d Red Die II Plate 29 KK.jpg
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Missing Imprimatur position
Gothic K
File:GB 1d Red Die II Plate 29 KL.jpg
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Missing Imprimatur position
Gothic K

L Row[edit]

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Mark in L square to the right of the top serifs and a small mark attached to the bottom right serif at the top.

M Row[edit]

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Small dot (almost attached) very close to the bottom right serif of E
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Minute dot outside the South East corner of the M square, not always visible in later printings. L punched low and to the east of square

N Row[edit]

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Fresh Entry showing in upper and lower squares and in value.
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N just touching West frameline of square

O Row[edit]

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North West square showing signs of Fresh Entry, small spot inside P of Postage.

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P Row[edit]

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North side of I square irregular, punched upwards above the I due to too close punching
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West frame extends South. Small marks around the fron and base of the K
Gothic K

Q Row[edit]

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Fresh Entry, many marks in the corner stars and through POSTAGE
Gothic K

R Row[edit]

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Signs of E having been double punched, remainder seen attached to the top frame of the E square
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H serifs joined at both the top and the bottom of letter

S Row[edit]

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Large dot attached to the south frameline of the E square at left, almost in corner

T Row[edit]

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Small line extends from bottom right foot of the T to the frameline at South
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Small line extends down from the top of the North frame of T square at upper left

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