Two Pence Postage Due

Stamp Description
Leaf Green on Cream Field Foliage surmounted by 2p Black on Cream Rectangular Frame Chief Scroll with Motto POSTAGE DUE Green on Cream Canton letter A Canton Sinister letter M Cream on Green Base TWO PENCE in Frame Black on Cream Ankh Symbol Cream Dexter Owl Dexter Cream Sinister.

Notes:   Issued in the Year of the Three Roses   [ Album Page ]
1000 issued

Influences:
The stamp design imitates the Great Britain Postage Due stamps.
Great Britain Postage Due stamps : Issued first in 1914 for various amounts. A new design was introduced for decimalisation. The half-crown had the banner TO PAY in place of POSTAGE DUE.

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SHS Ref:SHS-AM0157-Aw
Name:Two Pence Postage Due
Type:Common
Released:29 November 2008
Status:Withdrawn
Size (mm):30 wide by 25 high
Perf:Wincanton 10/2cm
Availability:LBE only
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SHS Ref:SHS-AM0157-Bw
Name:Two Pence Postage Due Darkened
Type:Imperfection
Differences:There is a discussion concerning this stamp. The original stamp spreadsheet stated the stamp was front gummed. However, there is an other opinion that the effect is due to a change in paper and ink. As no one was prepared to do the lick test the question is unanswered.
Released:29 November 2008
Status:Withdrawn
Size (mm):30 wide by 25 high
Perf:Wincanton 10/2cm
Availability:LBE only
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SHS Ref:SHS-AM0157-Cw
Name:Two Pence Postage Due ’Skaven’
Type:Variation
Differences:The 2p has been tilted slightly clockwise.
Released:29 November 2008
Status:Withdrawn
Size (mm):30 wide by 25 high
Perf:Wincanton 10/2cm
Availability:LBE only
Notes:Nicknamed the ’Skaven’ after the person who reported it to me.

Keywords: Skaven Two Pence Postage Due Two Pence Postage Due; Two Pence; Postage Due

 

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