Northern Ireland

Prestige Stamp Book issued on 26 July 1994

DX16 / DB5(16) Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book

Facts and Figures

The 1994 Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book

general

Stanley Gibbons number: DX16

MBPC number: DB5(16)

Issue date: 26 July 1994

Issue price: £6.04

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 18 known book errors and 5 known pane errors

For more information see
Errors and Varieties

Errors and Varieties

Errors and varieties in Prestige Stamp Books are split into two categories, for Books or Panes. Where possible we have provided a photo of the error or variety and a guide price. The guide price is gained by either a current sale price or a last known sale price.

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BOOK ERROR 1
DP218 missing phosphor       
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/1
Image: 
N/A
Source: 
N/A
Photo copyright: 
N/A

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BOOK ERROR 2
Stub of DP216 imperforate 
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/2
Image: 
N/A
Source: 
N/A
Photo copyright: 
N/A

DX16 / DB5(16)/3 Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book - Error - Stub of pane DP217 imperforate

BOOK ERROR 3
Stub of DP217 imperforate 
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/3
Image: 
Photo of original book
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

DX16 / DB5(16)/4 Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book - Error - 6p out of register by 1.5mm

BOOK ERROR 4
6p on pane DP216 out of register; shifted left 1.5mm      

MBPC number: DB5(16)/4
Image: 
Photoshop mock-up
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

DX16 / DB5(16)/5 Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book - Error - 6p out of register by 5mm

BOOK ERROR 5
6p on pane DP216 out of register; shifted left 5mm

MBPC number: DB5(16)/5
Image: 
Photoshop mock-up
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

DX16 / DB5(16)/6 Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book - Error - 6p out of register by 18mm

BOOK ERROR 6
6p on pane DP216 out of register; shifted left 18mm

MBPC number: DB5(16)/6
Image: 
Photoshop mock-up
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

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BOOK ERROR 7
DP218 stitched in reverse   
   

MBPC number: DB5(16)/7
Image: 
N/A
Source: 
N/A
Photo copyright: 
N/A

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BOOK ERROR 8
Front cover duplicated
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/8
Image: 
N/A
Source: 
N/A
Photo copyright: 
N/A

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BOOK ERROR 9
Interleaf L4 duplicated
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/9
Image: 
N/A
Source: 
N/A
Photo copyright: 
N/A

BOOK ERROR 10
Interleaf L3 inverted and reversed
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/10
Image: 
N/A
Source: 
N/A
Photo copyright: 
N/A

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BOOK ERROR 11
First postcard omitted
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/11
Image: 
N/A
Source: 
N/A
Photo copyright: 
N/A

BOOK ERROR 12
Second postcard omitted 
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/12
Image: 
N/A
Source: 
N/A
Photo copyright: 
N/A

Error in DX16 / DB5(16)/13 Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book

BOOK ERROR 13
Second postcard mis-severed
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/13
Image: 
Photo of original book
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

Error in DX16 / DB5(16)/14 Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book

BOOK ERROR 14
Second postcard mis-severed, but not stitched in the book 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/14
Image: 
Photo of original book
Source:
myrtlemarsh on eBay
Photo copyright:
Brian Baker

DX16 / DB5(16)/15 Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book - Error - Second postcard duplicated

BOOK ERROR 15
Second postcard duplicated
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/15
Image: 
Photo of original book
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

BOOK ERROR 16
Back cover duplicated

 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/16
Image: 
N/A
Source: 
N/A
Photo copyright: 
N/A

DX16 / DB5(16)/17 Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book - Error - DP216 duplicated

BOOK ERROR 17
DP216 duplicated
 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/17
Image: 
Photo of original book
Source:
Patrick Joyce
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

DX16 / DB5(16)/18 Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book - Error - 6p out of register by 3mm

BOOK ERROR 18
6p on pane DP216 out of register; shifted left 3mm 

MBPC number: DB5(16)/18
Image: 
Photo of original book
Source:
Iain George
Photo copyright:
Iain George

PANE ERROR 1
DP218 missing phosphor

 

MBPC number: DP218/N
Image: 
N/A
Source: 
N/A
Photo copyright: 
N/A

DX16 / DB5(16) Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book Stamp Book Pane DP217 with stub imperforate

PANE ERROR 2
Stub of DP217 imperforate
 

MBPC number: N/A
Image: 
Scan of original pane
Source: 
www.stampheaven.co.uk
Photo copyright: 
Edmonds & Turner Ltd

DX16 / DB5(16) Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book Stamp Book Pane DP216 with stub imperforate

PANE ERROR 3
Stub of DP216 imperforate 
 

MBPC number: N/A
Image: 
Photoshop mock-up
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

DX16 / DB5(16) Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book Stamp Book Pane DP216 6p out of register by 22mm

PANE ERROR 4
6p on pane DP216 out of register; shifted left 22mm
 

MBPC number: N/A
Image: 
Photoshop mock-up
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

DX16 / DB5(16) Northern Ireland Prestige Stamp Book Stamp Book Pane DP216 6p out of register by 5mm

PANE ERROR 5
6p on pane DP216 out of register; shifted left 5mm (only copy known has selvedge missing)

MBPC number: N/A
Image: 
Photoshop mock-up
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

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