27. Machin (E) £1- -£5

Machins Elliptical Definitives £1 - £5
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Section III - "Decimal Elliptical" issues (1p to £5)

Definitive stamps from 1967 to date. I am adding these to my sales lists as time permits. All SG Concise numbers UPDATED to 2015 version.

(£1 - £5) - All are perforation 15x14 unless otherwise indicated in Info column
Value/SG No Date.Ref DG No SG SP Phos Prt Info
£1 (G)

Y1743

£1 bluish violet

1995.100.01 1000.1.1 U480 2B E
-
1996.100.01 1000.1.1a U481 2B E
-
1996.100.02 1000.2.1 U481 2B E
-
1997.100.01 1000.3 U482 2B H
-
2003.100.01 1000.5.1 U483 2B D
TRD
2003.100.02 1000.5.2 U483 2B D
TRB
2003.100.03 1000.5.3 U483 2B D
TRI
2004.100.01 1000.5.4 U483 2B D
TRD
2005.100.01 1000.5.5 U484 2B D
RMS
2007.100.01 1000.5.6 U484 2B D MS
  • 1996.100.01 has a White Back.
  • The Enschedé issues have 9.5mm phosphor bands; the DLR Phosphor bands are 9mm.
  • SG Specialised does not recognise any difference between 1995.100.01 and 1996.100.02 except in a footnote.
  • 1996.100.02 is known as the "yellow head" as it fluoresces yellow due to using a deeper colour ink. It is a shade paler compared with 1996.100.01.
  • It may be difficult to tell the difference between singles of 2003.100.01 and 2004.100.01.
  • 2003.100.01 through 2004.100.01 has bluish gum whereas 2005.100.01 is creamy. Cylinder D2 is only found with cream gum.
  • SG specialised doesn't recognise it as such but 2007.100.01 is only available from the "40th Anniversary Machin" Miniature Sheet. It is a different stamp as it is "sideways printed" with the sheet versions being "upright printed".
£1 (G)

MS2146

£1 MS bluish violet

2000.100.1 1000.4 - PCP D MS
  • All the "MS" OFPP (PCP) stamps issued in 2000 are from the "Jeffrey Matthew's Stamp Show" Miniature Sheet. SG does not allocate separate "Y" series numbers for these.
£1 (G)

Y1744

£1 ruby-red

2007.100.02 1000.6.1 U485 2B D
-
2007.100.03 1000.6.2 U485 2B D MS
2007.100.04 1000.6.3 U485 2B D BP
  • SG specialised doesn't recognise it as such but 2007.100.03 is only available from the "40th Anniversary Machin" MS (DMS20). It is a different stamp as it has a darker head and is "sideways right printed" as against the sheet versions being "upright printed".
  • 2007.100.04 originates from the Machin Prestige Book (DX39) is also printed sideways right but can be distinguished as it has a paler head than 2007.100.03.
£1 (G)

U2912

£1 slit ruby-red

2009.100.1 1000.7.1 UJD7
MAIL
2B D MAIL
  • 2009.100.01 is self-adhesive with security slits from a sheet and has NO date code or source code.
£1 (G)

U2931

£1 2012 ruby-red

2011.100.01 1000.7.2 UJD41
M11L
2B D MAIL
2012.100.01 1000.7.3 UJD41
M12L
2B D MAIL
  • 2011.100.01 is self-adhesive with security slits from a sheet and has date code M11L.
  • 2012.100.01 is as above but with date code M12L.
  • no ruby stamps were issued in 2010 or after 2012.
£1 (G)

U2932

£1 wood-green

2013.100.1 1000.8.1 UJD42
M12L
2B D MAIL
2014.100.01 1000.8.3 UJD42
M14L
2B D MAIL
2015.100.01 1000.8.4 UJD42
M15L
2B D MAIL
  • 2013.100.01 is self-adhesive from sheets with security slits with date code M12L. M13L doesn't exist.
  • 2014.100.01 is as above but with date code M14L.
  • 2015.100.01 is as above but with date code M15L.
£1 (L)

U3021

£1 DP475 wood-green

2014.100.2 1000.9.1 UG218
M14L
2B E MPIL
2014.100.03 1000.9.1 UG218
M14L
2B E MPIL
2015.100.02 1000.10.1 UG217
M15L
2B C MPIL
  • 2014.100.02 is water activated (gummed) with source and date code.
    Only from DP471 (DY10 - Prestige Book - Buckingham Palace).
  • 2014.100.03 as above. Only from DP475 (DY11 - Prestige Book - The Great War 1914).
  • 2015.100.02 as above. Only from DP488 (DY14 - Prestige Book - The Battle of Waterloo).
£1-10 (G)

U2933

£1-10 Grn sec

2011.110.01 1100.1.1 UJD27
M11L
2B D
SA
2011.110.02 1100.1.2 UJD27a
M11L
2B D
Coil
2012.110.01 1100.1.3 n/a
M12L
2B D
SA
  • 2011.110.01 is self-adhesive from sheets with security slits with date code M11L.
  • 2011.110.02 as above but is a COIL version of the above (with Sideways Right printing) but it is generally only found on official Royal Mail FDC's i.e. only in USED format.
  • 2012.110.01 self-adhesive with date code M12L. There was no general distribution of this value. The stamp is very scarce and it is not recognised by SG.
£1-28 (G)

U2934

£1-28 slit emerald

2012.128.01 1280.1.1 UJD46
M12L
2B D SA
2012.128.02 1280.1.2 UJD46a
M12L
2B D Coil
2013.128.01 1280.1.3 UJD46
MA13
2B D SA
2014.128.01 1280.1.4 UJD46
M14L
2B D SA
  • 2012.128.01 is self-adhesive from sheets with security slits and date code M12L.
  • 2012.128.02 as above but is a COIL version of the above (with Sideways Right printing) but it is generally only found on official Royal Mail FDC's i.e. only in USED format.
  • 2013.128.01 is self-adhesive with date code M13L.
  • 2014.128.01 is as above but with date code M14L.
£1-33 (G)

U2934a

£1-33 slit amber-yellow

2015.133.01 1330.1.1 UJD47
M15L
2B D SA
  • 2015.133.01 is self-adhesive from sheets with security slits and date code M15L.
£1-33 (G)

U tba

£1-33 slit amber-yellow

2015.133.02 1330.2.1 UG218x
M15L
2B C MPIL
  • 2015.133.02 is water activated (gummed) with source and date code.
    Only from DP484 (DY13 - Prestige Book - The Great War 1915).
£1-46 (G)

Y1725c

£1-46p dark turquoise

2010.146.01 1460.1 U479 2B D
-
£1-46 (L)

MS3073

£1-46p dark turquoise

2010.146.02 1460.2 MS3073 2B C
MS
MS3073-tiny
  • 2010.146.02 originates from the London 2010 Miniature Sheet.
£1-47 (G)

U2934a

£1-47 Dove Grey

2014.147.01 1470.1.1 UJD48
M14L
2B D
SA
  • 2014.147.01 is from self-adhesive sheets with security slits and M14L in the overprint.
£1-50 (I)

Y1800

£1.50 terracotta

1999.150.01 1500.1 UC14 U E
-
2000.150.01 1500.2 UC18 U D
-
  • 1999.150.01 fluoresces a bright green-gold.
  • 2000.150.01 fluoresces brown.
£1-50 (G)

Y1726

£1.50 brown-red

2003.150.01 1500.3 U487 2B D
-
  • Although this issue is from the "Byfleet" series it is only known on Intermediate paper (TRI).
£1-50 (G)

U2913

£1.50 brown-red-slits

2009.150.01 1500.4 UJ3 2B D
SA
  • 2009.150.01 is self-adhesive with security slits.
£1-65 (G)

U2921

£1-65 Sage sec

2011.165.01 1650.1.1 UJD50 2B D
SA
2012.165.01 1650.1.3 UJD50 2B D
SA
  • 2011.165.01 no source code. Date M11L. T2a cuts.
  • 2012.165.01 no source code. Date M12L.
£1-88 (G)

U2936

£1-88 Sapphire sec

2013.188.01 1880.1.1 UJD43 2B W
SA
2013.188.02 1880.2.2 UJD44 2B D
SA
  • 2013.188.01 Sheet stamp. Date M13L. Emergency printing by Walsall
  • 2013.188.02 Sheet stamp. Date MA13. Regular printing by DLR.
£1-90 (G)

U2937

£1-90 amethyst

2012.190.01 1900.1 UJD55 2B D
SA
  • 2012.190.01 is from self-adhesive sheets with security slits and M12L in the overprint
£2 (I)

Y1801

£2 dull blue

1999.200.01 2000.1 UC15 U E
-
2000.200.01 2000.2 UC19 U D
-
  • 1999.200.01 fluoresces a light green.
  • 2000.200.01 fluoresces emerald green.
£2 (G)

Y1727

£2 deep blue-green

2003.200.01 2000.3.1 U491 2B D
TRD
2003.200.02 2000.3.2 U491 2B D
TRB
2003.200.03 - U491 2B D
TRI
2005.200.01 2000.3.2 U491 2B D
TRD
2005.200.02 - U491 2B D
TRI
  • There were two cylinder blocks issued (D1 - issued in 2003 and D2 - issued in 2005) they have different characteristics in paper brightness.
£2 (G)

Y1727a

£2 missing deep blue-green

2003.200.04 2000.3.1a U491a 2B D
TRI
  • The "£ sign omitted" variety is the most dramatic error in the Machin series. It only occurs in R. 18/1 on the D1 No Dot cylinder. Only known on dull paper.
£2 (G)

U2914

£2 deep blue-green-slits

2009.200.01 2000.4 UJD9 2B D
SA
2013.200.01 2000.4.? UJD46 2B D
SA
  • 2009.200.01 is self-adhesive with security slits.
  • 2013.200.01 has "MA13" added to the security under-print.
£2-15 (G)

U2939

£2-15 marine-turquoise

2014.215.01 2150.1 UJD60 2B D
SA
  • 2014.215.01 is from self-adhesive sheets with security slits and M14L in the overprint.
£3 (I)

Y1802

£3 dull violet

1999.300.01 3000.1 UC16 U E
-
2000.300.01 3000.2 UC20 U D
-
  • 1999.300.01 fluoresces a mid-green.
  • 2000.300.01 fluoresces grey-green.
£3 (G)

Y1728

£3 deep mauve

2003.300.01 3000.3.1 U492 2B D
TRD
2003.300.02 - U492 2B D
TRI
2005.300.01 3000.3.2 U492 2B D
TRB
2006.300.01 U492 2B D MS
  • 2006.300.01 is only available from the "Three Kings" Miniature sheet. This is printed on RMS paper and has White Gum as against Tinted Gum on 2003.300.01.
£3 (G)

U2915

£3 deep mauve-slits

2009.300.01 3000.4 UJD10 2B D
SA
  • 2009.300.01 is self-adhesive with security slits.
£5 (I)

Y1803

£5 brown

1999.500.01 5000.1 UC17 U E
-
2000.500.01 5000.2 UC21 U D
-
  • 1999.500.01 fluoresces a yellow-green.
  • 2000.500.01 fluoresces dark green.
£5 (G)

Y1729

£5 azure

2003.500.01 5000.3 U493 2B D
TRI
2003.500.02 - U493 2B D
TRD
£5 (G)

U2916

£5 azure-slits

2009.500.01 5000.4 UJD11 2B D
SA
  • 2009.500.01 is self-adhesive with security slits.


NOTES:
  1. The above listing is only intended to be used as a Deegam to SG Specialised comparison. Please let me know of any errors you spot. It is NOT intended to be a complete listing of the Deegam Handbook.
  2. Printed (PRT) by (C) Cartor Security Print, (D) De La Rue, (E) Jon Enschedé en Zonen, (H) Harrison & Sons, (I) International Security Print, (Q) Questa Colour Security Printers, (W) Walsall Security Printers, (JW) John Waddington Security Print.
  3. Printing methods used (next to the value) are "(G), (L) or (R)" representing Gravure (or Photogravure), Lithography or Recess respectively.

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