The Life of the Century

Prestige Stamp Book issued on 4 August 2000

DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book

Facts and Figures

The 2000 The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book

general

Stanley Gibbons number: DX25

MBPC number: DB5(25)

Issue date: 4 August 2000

Issue price: £7.03

Current selling price: £12.50

Stamp printer: Questa – Gravure

Number of stamp panes: Four

Barcode: N/A

Limited edition issued: No

Definitive stamps

Pane 1 contains the following definitive stamps

2nd class NVI (Saltire)
65p (Scottish tartan)

DX25 Pane 1 stamps

Pane 2 contains the following definitive stamp

1st class NVI (Brownish olive)

DX25 Pane 2 stamps
KNown errors

Seven errors are currently known

(1) Pane 3 duplicated
(2) Leaf 2 omitted
(3) Pane 4 omitted
(4) Pane 4 duplicated
(5) Pane 2 mis-served and inverted
(6) Pane 3 omitted
(7) Pane 4 duplicated and mis-severed

If you know of any other errors, please contact us

Book Layout

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

DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book
Front Cover
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book inside front cover
Inside Front Cover
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 1 Front
Leaf 1 Front
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 1 Back
Leaf 1 Back
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Pane 1 / DP315
Pane 1 / DP315
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Pane 1 Reverse
Pane 1 Reverse
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 2 Front
Leaf 2 Front
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 2 Back
Leaf 2 Back
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Pane 2 / DP316
Pane 2 / DP316
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Pane 2 Reverse
Pane 2 Reverse
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 3 Front
Leaf 3 Front
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 3 Back
Leaf 3 Back
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Pane 3 / DP317
Pane 3 / DP317
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Pane 3 Reverse
Pane 3 Reverse
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 4 Front
Leaf 4 Front
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 4 Back
Leaf 4 Back
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Pane 4 / DP318
Pane 4 / DP318
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Pane 4 Reverse
Pane 4 Reverse
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 5 Front
Leaf 5 Front
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 5 Back
Leaf 5 Back
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 6 Front
Leaf 6 Front
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Leaf 6 Back
Leaf 6 Back
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book inside back cover
Inside Back Cover
DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book Outside Back Cover
Outside Back Cover

Errors

Erros in Prestige Stamp Books are split into two categories, Book Errors or Pane Errors. 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.

BOOK ERROR 1
Pane 3 duplicated
 

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

BOOK ERROR 2
Leaf 2 omitted
 

Guide price: Unknown
Source: N/A

Photo copyright: N/A

BOOK ERROR 3
Pane 4 omitted
 

Guide price: Unknown
Source: N/A

Photo copyright: N/A

BOOK ERROR 4
Pane 4 duplicated

Guide price: Unknown
Source: N/A

Photo copyright: N/A

BOOK ERROR 5
Pane 2 mis-severed and inverted
 

Guide price: Unknown
Source: N/A

Photo copyright: N/A

BOOK ERROR 6
Pane 3 omitted

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

Error 7 in DX25 / DB5(25) The Life of the Century Prestige Stamp Book

BOOK ERROR 7
Pane 4 duplicated and mis-severed

Guide price: Unknown
Source: Nigel Broughton
Photo copyright: Nigel Broughton

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