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Jamaica Independence Issue

Issued 8 August 1962

5d - Ackee

Scarlet & Bronze-Green

Paper Watermark Multiple script CA, Perforation 13

Sheet: 3 panes (horiz), 12 rows, 5 columns

A second printing of the 5d was sent to Jamaica on 4 May 1963. There's no record of when it went on sale.

5d

Ref

Colours and Blocks

Provenance

c

01

Scarlet & bronze-green

Jarvis

b

04

Block of 4

Jarvis

b

60

Block / sheet of 60

Jarvis

Plate Numbers

5d

Ref

Marginal Inscriptions incl Plate Numbers

Provenance

m

1A51

Plate No. 1A1A

Jarvis

m

1B1B

Plate No. 1B1B

Jarvis

m

1C1C

Plate No. 1C1C


m

imp

Imprint - THOMAS DE LA RUE & CO. LTD

Jarvis

m

sht

Sheet number - R1C5