The Story of Beatrix Potter

Prestige Stamp Book issued on 10 August 1993

DX15 / DB5(15) The Story of Beatrix Potter Prestige Stamp Book

Facts and Figures

The 1993 The Story of Beatrix Potter Prestige Stamp Book

general

Stanley Gibbons number: DX15

MBPC number: DB5(15)

Issue date: 10 August 1993

Issue price: £5.64

Stamp printer: Questa – Lithography

Number of stamp panes: Four

Barcode: N/A

Limited edition issued: No

Definitive stamps

Panes 2, 3 and 4 contain definitive stamps

KNown errors

There are currently 10 known book errors and 3 known pane errors

More information

If you know of any other errors, please  contact us.

Errors and Varieties

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BOOK ERROR 1
Pane 4 / DP199 missing phosphor
 
  
  

MBPC number: DB5(15)/1
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BOOK ERROR 2
DB5(15)/2 – Pane 1 / DP196 and Pane 2 / DP197 transposed and interleaf L4 duplicated

MBPC number: DB5(15)/2
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BOOK ERROR 3
Pane 1 / DP196 duplicated and interleaf L2 trebled
 

MBPC number: DB5(15)/3
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BOOK ERROR 4
Interleaf L6 omitted      
 

MBPC number: DB5(15)/4
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BOOK ERROR 5
Back cover duplicated
 

MBPC number: DB5(15)/5
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BOOK ERROR 6
Front cover inverted
 

MBPC number: DB5(15)/6
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BOOK ERROR 7
Interleaf L1 inverted
 

MBPC number: DB5(15)/7
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BOOK ERROR 8
Two vertical rows of stitching
 

MBPC number: DB5(15)/8
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BOOK ERROR 9
Front cover duplicated
 

MBPC number: DB5(15)/9
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DX15 / DB5(15)/10 The Story of Beatrix Potter Prestige Stamp Book- Error Back Cover Inverted
BOOK ERROR 10
Back cover inverted
 

MBPC number: DB5(15)/10
Image: 
Photo of original book
Source:
Iain George
Photo copyright:
Iain George

PANE ERROR 1
Pane 1 / DP196 inverted and mis-served
 

MBPC number: N/A
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DX15 / DB5(15) The Story of Beatrix Potter Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 2 / DP197 - Rouletting duplicated error
PANE ERROR 2
Pane 2 / DP197 both rows of rouletting have been duplicated 

MBPC number: N/A
Image: 
Scan of original pane
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

DX15 / DB5(15) The Story of Beatrix Potter Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 2 / DP197 - Perforation shift on stub error
PANE ERROR 3
Pane 2 / DP197 shift downwards of perforations on stub 

MBPC number: N/A
Image: 
Scan of original pane
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

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