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How to number stamps from a Miniature Sheet?

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Billy Broadland14/03/2018 19:58:37
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I generally use S G "Collect British Stamps" to number my collection.

I now have a few used ones from miniature sheets that I want to put into albums.

Do individual stamps have an S G number.

For instance 2002 "Astronomy" miniature sheet has four different stamps in it.

The sheet is numbered MS2315. What are the individual stamps numbered?

Carmen20/03/2018 11:35:45
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Just bumping this one back to the top... surely there is someone who can help? Unfortunately, it won't be me since I use the Scott catalog.

Julian23/03/2018 15:30:21
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Yes they should but you may have to look in different SG cats to find them! If I remember rightly some miniature sheets accompany the post office sheet for sale, i.e the MS sheet may contain the 4 stamps but the PO sold them in sheets of 50 say, so you would not have purchased them from the PO as in a miniature sheet format if you see what I mean and vice versa. So the MS has its own number along with the 4 individual stamps, again I'm vague on this but if the sheet is a commemorative only SG don't list the numbers of the stamps.

I think I have that right if not, all answers to Billy on a PC with a valid stamp attached

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