1st class security

Fluor shades viewed under long wave light.
DP numbers are the copyright of the MBPC and are used with their permission.

De La Rue known U cut types to date (All have cuts at sides)


De La Rue type 1


De La Rue type 1a

Solid line at top & bottom

Notched at top & bottom

OFNP = Optical free non phosphorised paper

PSA = Pressure sensitive adhesive

PVA = Polyvinyl alcohol acetate gum

The U cut types listed below are my notations and not to be confused with any catalogue listings

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1st class gold - Gummed stamps (PVA) - No U cuts

dqn1r_stamp

1st class gold - Code R - Date 10

DQN1r - 1st gold, OFNP/PVA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, code R, date 10 from NVI.22 vertical coil (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.44.4 - S.G specialised UDB8 - Concise U3002

Code R - Date 10 from NVI.22 vertical coil [13.5.10]

Coils stamps are normally available in strips of up to 5.

1st class self adhesive stamps (PSA) - U cuts

si1s

1st class gold - No code - No date

SI1s - 1st gold, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1 U cut from self adhesive counter sheet SAP69 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.47.1 - S.G specialised UJD3 - Concise U2942

Type 1 U cut - No code - No date from self adhesive counter sheet SAP69 [17.2.09]
si1t

1st class gold - No code - Date 10

SI1t - 1st gold, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1a U cut, date 10 from self adhesive counter sheet SAP109 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.47.4 - Concise U2958

Type 1a U cut - No code - Date 10 from self adhesive counter sheet SAP109 [10.3.10]
si1t1

1st class gold - No code - Date 11

SI1t1 - 1st gold, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1a U cut, date 11 from self adhesive counter sheet SAP109 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.47.7

Type 1a U cut - No code - Date 11 from self adhesive counter sheet SAP109 [16.11.10]
de_la_rue_1st_red_security

1st class red - No code - Date 12

DS1r12 - 1st red, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1a U cut, date M12L from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.53.1 - Concise U2958a

Type 1a U cut - No code - Date M12L from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 [19.9.12]
ds1r13

1st class red - No code - Date 13

DS1r13 - 1st red, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1a U cut, date MA13 from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.53.3

Type 1a U cut - No code - Date MA13 from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 [9.13]
2b_s16_self_adhesive

DS1r13t - 1st red, OFNP/PSA, two short at top 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands (S16), type 1a U cut, date MA13 from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 (De La Rue/gravure)

Two short bands at top (S16)- Type 1a U cut - No code - Date MA13 from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166
ds1r14

1st class red - No code - Date 14

DS1r14- 1st red, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1a U cut, date M14L from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.53.4

Type 1a U cut - No code - Date M14L from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 [17.3.14]

1st class red - No code - Date 15

ds1r15

DS1r15- 1st red, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1a U cut, date M15L from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.53.5

Type 1a U cut - No code - Date M15L from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 [2015]

1st class red - No code - Date 16

ds1r16

DS1r16- 1st red, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1 U cut, date M16L from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.53.6

Type 1 U cut - No code - Date M16L from self adhesive counter sheet SAP166 [2016]
si1b_stamp

1st class gold - Code B - No date

SI1b - 1st gold, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1 U cut, code B from self adhesive business sheet SAP82 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.47.2 - S.G specialised UJD13 - Concise U2948

Type 1 U cut - Code B from self adhesive business sheet SAP82 [31.3.09]

SI1ba - 1st gold, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1a U cut, code B from self adhesive business sheet SAP82 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.47.2a

Type 1a U cut - Code B from self adhesive business sheet SAP82 [13.2.09]
si1c

1st class gold - Code B - Date 10

SI1c - 1st gold, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1a U cut, code B, date 10 from self adhesive business sheet from SAP111 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.47.5 - Concise U2964

Type 1a U cut - Code B - Date 10 from self adhesive business sheet from SAP111 [2.3.10]
si1d

1st class gold - Code B - Date 11

SI1d - 1st gold, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, type 1a U cut, code B, date 11 from self adhesive business sheet SAP111 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.47.6

Type 1 a U cut - Code B - Date 11 from self adhesive business sheet from SAP111 [10.1.11]
si1r

1st class gold - Code R - No date

SI1r - 1st gold, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, 1a U cut, code R from self adhesive coil SAP91 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.47.3 - Concise U2950

Type 1a U cut - Code R from self adhesive coil SAP91 [16.7.09]

Coils stamps are normally available in strips of up to 5.
si1r10

1st class gold - Code R - Date 10

SI1r10 - 1st gold, OFNP/PSA, two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, 1a U cut, code R, date 10 from self adhesive coil SAP137 (De La Rue/gravure) - Deegam N1.47.8 - Concise U2966a

Type 1a U cut - Code R - Date 10 from self adhesive coil SAP137 [7.11]

Coils stamps are normally available in strips of up to 5.