Great Britain - The Imperforate Issues (1840-1853)

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These are some “ideas in development” for potential displays / exhibits and are laid out as traditional album pages, with the ability to enlarge each page

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The Introduction of the Barred Numerals of England and Wales - 12 sheets (last revised July 2013)

Barred Numerals of Ireland - 30 sheets (last revised July 2013)



The following displays have been entered as competitive exhibits and these pages serve as a permanent record of them at that point in time.
 



The Imperforate Issues of Great Britain (1840 - 1853)
Cancelled Contrary to Post Office Regulations


1 frame

Entered into the Great Britain Philatelic Society Annual Competition in January 2013

This was awarded 84 points and won of The Macpherson Cup (for new exhibitors).

The breakdown of the marking, which followed standard ABPS national system, was :

21 / 30 - Treatment and Importance
31 / 35 - Knowledge and Research
27 / 30 - Condition and Rarity
5 / 5 - Presentation
 



Cancellation of the  Imperforate Line Engraved Issues of Great Britain
(1840 - 1854)

5 frames

Entered into the National Exhibition at Spring Stampex in February 2015

This was awarded 85 points and a Gold medal in the Postal History Class.

The breakdown of the marking, which followed standard ABPS national system, was :

24 / 30 - Treatment and Importance (17/7)
30 / 35 - Knowledge and Research (17/13)
26 / 30 - Condition and Rarity (8/18)
5 / 5 - Presentation