Story of Wedgwood – £3 Book

Prestige Stamp Book issued on 16 April 1980

DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book

Facts and Figures

The 1980 Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book

general

Stanley Gibbons number: DX2

MBPC number: DB5(2)

Issue date: 16 April 1980

Issue price: £3.00

Guide price: £4.00

Stamp printer: Harrison – Gravure

Number of stamp panes: Four

Barcode: N/A

Limited edition issued: No

Definitive stamps

All four panes contain definitive stamps

12p (Yellowish green)

DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 1 / DP40 stamps

10p (Greyish orange)

DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 2 / DP41 stamps

2p (Greenish grey)

DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 3 / DP42 stamps

2p (Greenish grey)
10p (Greyish orange)
12p (Yellowish green)

DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 4 / DP43 stamps
KNown errors & VARIETIES

There are 20 known book errors

More info


Book Layout

Use the layout below to check that your stamp book is correctly laid out.
If not you have an error.

DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Outside Front Cover
Outside Front Cover
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Inside Front Cover
Inside Front Cover
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 1 / DP40
Pane 1 / DP40
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 1 Reverse
Pane 1 Reverse
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Leaf 1 Front
Leaf 1 Front
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Leaf 1 Back
Leaf 1 Back
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 2 / DP41
Pane 2 / DP41
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 2 Reverse
Pane 2 Reverse
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Leaf 2 Front
Leaf 2 Front
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Leaf 2 Back
Leaf 2 Back
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Leaf 3 Front
Leaf 3 Front
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Leaf 3 Back
Leaf 3 Back
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 3 / DP42
Pane 3 / DP42
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 3 Reverse
Pane 3 Reverse
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Leaf 4 Front
Leaf 4 Front
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Leaf 4 Back
Leaf 4 Back
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 4 / DP43
Pane 4 / DP43
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Pane 4 Reverse
Pane 4 Reverse
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Inside Back Cover
Inside Back Cover
DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Outside Back Cover
Outside Back Cover

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.

DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Missing phosphor on Pane 1 / DP40
BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/1 – Pane 1 / DP40 missing phosphor
 

Guide price: £35.00
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/2 – Phosphor printed on both sides of Pane 1 / DP40

Guide price: £320.00
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/3 – Phosphor printed only on reverse of Pane 1 / DP40

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/4 – Panes 1 and 3 / DP40 and DP42 missing phosphor      

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/5 – Pane 2 / DP41 missing phosphor
 

Guide price: £35.00
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/6 – Phosphor printed on both sides of Pane 2 / DP41

Guide price: £360.00
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/7 – Phosphor printed only on reverse of Pane 2 / DP41    

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Missing phosphor on Pane 3 / DP42
BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/8 – Pane 3 / DP42 missing phosphor
 

Guide price: £40.00
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/9 – Phosphor printed on both sides of Pane 3 / DP42

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

DX2 Pane 3 error red printing missing from stub
BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/10 – Red printing missing from stub of Pane 3 / DP42

Guide price: £800.00
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/11 – Stamps 5 and 6 imperforate at bottom of Pane 3 / DP42

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Missing phosphor on Pane 4 / DP43
BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/12 – Pane 4 / DP43 missing phosphor
 

Guide price: £40.00
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/13 – Phosphor printed on both sides of Pane 4 / DP43

Guide price: £750.00
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/14 – Interleaf L4 duplicated
 

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/15 – Pane 2 / DP41 duplicated
 

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/16 – Panes 1 and 2 / DP40 and DP41 missing phosphor

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/17 – Interleaf L4b unprinted
 

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/18 – Interleaf L2b unprinted
 

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/19 – Interleaf L2 duplicated
 

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

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BOOK ERROR
DB5(2)/20 – Pane 3 / DP42 inverted and
mis-severed
 

Guide price: Unknown
Source:
N/A
Photo copyright:
N/A

Pane DP40/N from DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Missing phosphor
PANE ERROR
DP40/N – Pane 1 missing phosphor
 

Guide price: £25.00
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

DP41/N from DX2 / DB5(2) Story of Wedgwood Prestige Stamp Book - Missing phosphor
PANE ERROR
DP41/N – Pane 2 missing phosphor
 

Guide price: £25.00
Source:
www.ericarthurstally.co.uk
Photo copyright:
Eric Arthur Stally of Kent

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