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Phosphor & Embossing Errors Selected Items

This section contains various phosphor and embossing errors and varieties in multiples and other "premium" pieces.

  • 1963 Lifeboat 1/6 (phos). Error PHOSPHOR ON FRONT & GUMMED SIDE. SG 641p var.

    1963 Lifeboat 1/6 (phos). Error PHOSPHOR ON FRONT & GUMMED SIDE. SG 641p var.

    £160.00

    A fine unmounted mint single with phosphor bands on front and on gummed side. Quite likely the scarcest of all the phosphor on both sides varieties. The three bands on the gummed side are the boldest I have seen on any such variety and the react

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  • 1966 Christmas 3d (phos). ERROR CYLINDER BLOCK WITH HORIZONTAL PHOSPHOR BAND. SG Spec. WP109var

    1966 Christmas 3d (phos). ERROR CYLINDER BLOCK WITH HORIZONTAL PHOSPHOR BAND. SG Spec. WP109var

    £200.00

    Fine unmounted mint cylinder block of six with BROAD HORIZONTAL PHOSPHOR BAND across tops of all stamps in upper row.  Footnote in SG Spec. Volume 3 states that this was caused by a phosphor spillage under the doctor blade and affected the top h

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  • 1968 Bridges 1/9. LEFT BAND OMITTED ERROR.(Unrecorded) SG 766 var. SOLD

    1968 Bridges 1/9. LEFT BAND OMITTED ERROR.(Unrecorded) SG 766 var. SOLD

    £60.00

    A fine unmounted mint horizontal pair. Left hand stamp with error LEFT BAND OMITTED.(confirmed under UV). A new listing in the 2019 13th edition SG Specialised Vol. 3

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  • 1969 Concorde 4d. LEFT BAND OMITTED. UM single SG Spec. W151e

    1969 Concorde 4d. LEFT BAND OMITTED. UM single SG Spec. W151e

    £35.00

    Unmounted mint sigle with listed error LEFT BAND OMITTED. Checked under UV.

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  • 1969 Concorde 4d. LEFT BAND OMITTED. UM pair SG Spec. W151e

    1969 Concorde 4d. LEFT BAND OMITTED. UM pair SG Spec. W151e

    £45.00

    Unmounted mint marginal pair with error LEFT BAND OMITTED on left hand stamp. Checked under UV.

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  • 1969 Concorde 4d. LEFT BAND OMITTED. UM cyl. block SG Spec. W151e

    1969 Concorde 4d. LEFT BAND OMITTED. UM cyl. block SG Spec. W151e

    £150.00

    Unmounted mint cylinder block of six. All stamps in left column LEFT BAND OMITTED error. Checked under UV.

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  • 1969 Concorde. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 3 values. SG 784-786y

    1969 Concorde. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 3 values. SG 784-786y

    £112.00

    Fine unmounted mint set of 3 values MISSING PHOSPHOR

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  • 1969 Investiture. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 5 values SG 802-806y

    1969 Investiture. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 5 values SG 802-806y

    £65.00

    Fine unmounted mint set of 5 values MISSING PHOSPHOR.

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  • 1970 Cottages. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 4 values SG 815-818y

    1970 Cottages. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 4 values SG 815-818y

    £21.00

    Fine unmounted mint set of 4 values MISSING PHOSPHOR.

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  • SG 836y. 1970 Philympia 9d. Missing Phosphor. Cylinder block of 6.

    SG 836y. 1970 Philympia 9d. Missing Phosphor. Cylinder block of 6.

    £60.00

    Fine unmounted mint cylinder block of six MISSING PHOSPHOR. 

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  • 1970 Christmas. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 5 values SG 838-840y

    1970 Christmas. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 5 values SG 838-840y

    £85.00

    Fine unmounted mint set of 3 values MISSING PHOSPHOR.

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  • 1971

    1971 "Ulster" Paintings. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 3 values SG 881-883y

    £24.00

    Fine unmounted mint set of 3 values MISSING PHOSPHIOR.

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  • 1971 Literary Anniversaries. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 3 values SG 884-886y

    1971 Literary Anniversaries. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 3 values SG 884-886y

    £32.00

    Fine unmounted mint set of 3 values MISSING PHOSPHOR.

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  • 1971 Universities.  MISSING PHOSPHOR Set of 4 values. SG 890-893y

    1971 Universities. MISSING PHOSPHOR Set of 4 values. SG 890-893y

    £50.00

    Fine unmounted mint set of 4 values MISSING PHOSPHOR.

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  • 1971 Christmas 7½p. EMBOSSING DOUBLE. SG 896Ef. BPA Certificate.

    1971 Christmas 7½p. EMBOSSING DOUBLE. SG 896Ef. BPA Certificate.

    £250.00

    1971 Christmas 7½p. UM cylinder block with error EMBOSSING DOUBLE. As described in SG Spec. Vol. 5. The embossing in the normal position was so feint that the sheet was put through the machine again and received a much heavier and misplaced (d

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  • 1972 Explorers. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 4 values SG 897-900y

    1972 Explorers. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 4 values SG 897-900y

    £235.00

    Fine unmounted mint set of 5 values MISSING PHOSPHOR.

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  • 1972 Churches 3p. MISSING EMBOSSING. Cylinder block of six. SG 904c

    1972 Churches 3p. MISSING EMBOSSING. Cylinder block of six. SG 904c

    £110.00

    Fine unmounted mint cylinder block of six MISSING EMBOSSING.

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  • 1972 Churches 9p. Cylinder block of four MISSING PHOSPHOR.

    1972 Churches 9p. Cylinder block of four MISSING PHOSPHOR.

    £30.00

    A fine unmounted mint cylinder block of four, error MISSING PHOSPHOR. SG 908Ey.

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  • 1972 Churches. MISSING PHOSPHOR set of 5 values. SG 904-908y

    1972 Churches. MISSING PHOSPHOR set of 5 values. SG 904-908y

    £45.00

    Fine unmouted mint set of 5 values MISSING PHOSPHOR

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  •  1972 BBC. Set of 3 values in cylinder blocks MISSING PHOSPHOR.

    1972 BBC. Set of 3 values in cylinder blocks MISSING PHOSPHOR.

    £110.00

    Unmounted mint set of cylinder blocks MISSING PHOSPHOR

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  • 1972 BBC 7½p. BROAD BAND ERROR. Cyl. block of six. SG 911 var

    1972 BBC 7½p. BROAD BAND ERROR. Cyl. block of six. SG 911 var

    £85.00

    Fine unmounted mint cylinder block of six with BROAD PHOSPHOR BAND to right of centre error. This block attractive as the phosphor cylinder number (p30) is now printed on side of camera (lower left stamp) alongside BBC logo.

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  • 1972 Christmas. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 3 values SG 913-915y

    1972 Christmas. MISSING PHOSPHOR. Set of 3 values SG 913-915y

    £22.00

    Fine unmounted mint set of 3 values MISSING PHOSPHOR.

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  • 1973 Cricket 7½p. Cylinder pair MISSING PHOSPHOR. SG 929b

    1973 Cricket 7½p. Cylinder pair MISSING PHOSPHOR. SG 929b

    £130.00

    A fine unmounted mint cylinder pair. Error MISSING "All Over" Phosphor. SG Spec. 929b

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  • 1974 Fire Service 5½p MISSING ALL OVER PHOSPHOR Traffic light gutter pair.

    1974 Fire Service 5½p MISSING ALL OVER PHOSPHOR Traffic light gutter pair.

    £15.00

    Unmounted mint (folded) traffic light gutter pair MISSING ALL OVER PHOSPHOR.

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  • SG 2026Eay. 1998 Queen's Beasts. MISSING PHOSPHOR. First Day Cover

    SG 2026Eay. 1998 Queen's Beasts. MISSING PHOSPHOR. First Day Cover

    £25.00

    A fine illustrated First Day Cover with 1998 Queen's Beasts 26p se-tenant strip of 5 MISSING PHOSPHOR.

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  • SG 2137a. 2000 64p Water & Coast MISSING PHOSPHOR Unique Plate block.

    SG 2137a. 2000 64p Water & Coast MISSING PHOSPHOR Unique Plate block.

    £950.00

    Only 67 examples of the 2000 64p Water & Coast known to exist with error MISSING PHOSPHOR. This the unique plate block of six. Fine unmounted mint.

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