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Jamaica Independence Issue

Issued 8 August 1962

2d - Zouave Bugler and Map of Jamaica

Brown, Red, yellow & bottle green

The bugler. in the colourful and historic Zouave uniform of the Jamaica Military Band, is superimposed on a silhouette map of Jamaica.

2d

Ref

Marginal Inscriptions incl Plate Numbers

Provenance

m

1111

Plate No. 1111

Jarvis

m

2111

Plate No. 2111


m

3111

Plate No. 3111

Jarvis

m

imp

Imprint - THOMAS DE LA RUE & CO. LTD

Jarvis

m

sht

Sheet number & colour bar - R1C5-6

Jarvis

2d

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Perforation Errors

Provenance

p

01

Imperf sheet (2 panes of 60) in issued colours on watermarked paper with various marginal m/s annotations relating to relocation of marginal markings, printer's security docket attached by paper clip.

SG Auctions 17 Dec 1999

p

02

Imperf. horizontal pair, Plate ?, Rows 10/3 and 10/3


p

03

Imperf vertical pair

Jarvis

p

04

Offset perforations

Jarvis

2d

Ref

Colours and Blocks

Provenance

c

01

Brown, red, yellow & bottle green

Jarvis

b

04

Block of 4

Jarvis

b

60

Block / sheet of 60

Jarvis

Plate Numbers Perforation Errors Missing Colours

2d

Ref

Missing Colours

Provenance

v

01

Missing black (pair one okay)

Jarvis

v

02

Missing black & imperf

Jarvis