The National Trust

Prestige Stamp Book issued on 25 April 1995

The National Trust

Facts and Figures

The 1995 The National Trust Prestige Stamp Book

general

Stanley Gibbons number: DX17

MBPC number: DB5(17)

Issue date: 25 April 1995

Issue price: £6.00

Average current selling price: £13.50

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 10 known errors

(1) Pane 2 missing phosphor

(2) Pane 2 – 25p and 30p out of register; shifted right by 1.5mm

(3) Pane 2 – Rouletting shifted left by 12mm

(4) Pane 2 – Rouletting shifted left by 12mm

(5) Interleaf L1f completely unprinted

(6) Book sewn without thread

(7) Interleaf L3f completely unprinted

(8) Interleaf L6 duplicated

(9) Pane 3 – S1 and S2 imperf; S3 and S4 imperf top half

(10) Interleaf L2f completely unprinted

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

Errors

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

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PANE ERROR
Pane 2 – Missing phosphor
 

Guide price: £200
SG number: UHP16a
MBPC number: DB5(17)/1

Source: Unknown

Photo copyright: N/A

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PANE ERROR
Pane 2 – Stamps 25p and 30p out of register; shifted right by 1.5mm

Guide price: Unknown
SG number: N/A
MBPC number: DB5(17)/2

Source: N/A

Photo copyright: N/A

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PANE ERROR
Pane 2 – Rouletting shifted left by 12mm

Guide price: Unknown
SG number: N/A
MBPC number: DB5(17)/3

Source: N/A

Photo copyright: N/A

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PANE ERROR
Pane 3 – Rouletting shifted left by 12mm 

Guide price: Unknown
SG number: N/A
MBPC number: DB5(17)/4

Source: N/A
Photo copyright: N/A

DX17 Completely blank L1f error

BOOK ERROR
Leaf 1 front – Completely unprinted
 

Guide price: Unknown
SG number: N/A
MBPC number: DB5(17)/5
Source: Paul Brooks
Photo copyright: Paul Brooks

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BOOK ERROR
Book sewn without thread
 

Guide price: Unknown
SG number: N/A
MBPC number: DB5(17)/6

Source: N/A

Photo copyright: N/A

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BOOK ERROR
Leaf 3 front – Completely unprinted
 

Guide price: Unknown
SG number: N/A
MBPC number: DB5(17)/7

Source: N/A

Photo copyright: N/A

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BOOK ERROR
Leaf 6 duplicated
 

Guide price: Unknown
SG number: N/A
MBPC number: DB5(17)/8

Source: N/A

Photo copyright: N/A

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BOOK ERROR
Pane 3 – Stamps 1 and 2 imperf and stamps 3 and 4 imperf top half 

Guide price: £4250
SG number: N/A
MBPC number: DB5(17)/9

Source: Stanley Gibbons

Photo copyright: N/A

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BOOK ERROR
Leaf 2 front – Completely unprinted
 

Guide price: Unknown
SG number: N/A
MBPC number: DB5(17)/10

Source: N/A

Photo copyright: N/A

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