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

PCP = Phosphorised coated paper PVAD = Polyvinyl alcohol acetate dextrin gum
ACP = Advanced coated paper PVA = Polyvinyl alcohol acetate gum
OFNP = Optical free non phosphorised paper
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wd83

Red

Wales symbol types

Type 1b - Thin tongue and tail, wing tips separate from the wings Type 2 - Thick tongue and tail, wing tips joined to wings

WD83 - Wales 26p red, PCP/PVAD, type 1b symbol, perforation 13.75 X 14 (Questa/litho) - Deegam W260.1.1 - S.G specialised XWL50 - Stoneham WA54 - Concise W61

Perforation 13¾ X 14 from cylinders Q1, Q2 [24.2.82]

WD84 - Wales 26p red, ACP/PVAD, type 2 symbol, perforation 14.75 X 14 (Questa/litho) - Deegam W260.2.1 - S.G specialised XWL51 - Stoneham WA86 - Concise W61a

Perforation 14¾ X 14 from cylinders Q1, Q2

Stone

wd85

WD85 - Wales 26p stone, ACP/PVAD (Questa/litho) - Deegam W260.3.1 - S.G specialised XWL52 - Stoneham WA87 - Concise W62

From cylinders Q1Q1, Q2Q2 [4.12.90]

Rust - Stamps printed litho

bw26e

BW26E - Wales 26p rust, OFNP/PVA, two 4mm blue fluor bands (Questa/litho) - Deegam W260.4.1 - S.G specialised XWL53 - Stoneham SLWA102 - Concise W74

Two 4mm blue fluor bands from cylinders Q1Q1, Q2Q2, Q3Q3, Q4Q4 [23.7.96]

Rust - Stamps printed gravure

pw26e

PW26E - Wales 26p rust, OFNP (Matt)/PVA, two 4.5mm Novaglo dull blue fluor bands, perforation 14.75 X 14 (Walsall/gravure) - Deegam W260.5.1 - S.G specialised XW50 - Stoneham SWA108 - Concise W80

Two 4.5mm Novaglo dull blue fluor bands, perforation 14¾ X 14 from cylinder W1 [1.7.97]

PW26Ea - Wales 26p rust, OFNP (Glossy)/PVA, two 4.5mm Novaglo bright blue fluor bands, perforation 14.75 X 14 (Walsall/gravure)

Two 4.5mm Novaglo bright blue fluor bands, perforation 14¾ X 14 from cylinder W1 [1.7.97]
pw26eb

PW26Eb - Wales 26p rust, OFNP/PVA, two 4.5mm Novaglo fluor bands, perforation 13.75 X 14 (Walsall/gravure) - Deegam W260.5.2 - S.G specialised XW52 - Stoneham SWA108a - Concise W80a

Two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, perforation 13¾ X 14 from Speed prestige pane DP270 [13.10.98]
2b_i2_blue_elliptical

PW26Ei - Wales 26p rust, OFNP/PVA, two 4.5mm Novaglo fluor bands with full band left and inset band right (i2), perforation 13.75 X 14 (Walsall/gravure) - Deegam W260.5.2a

Novaglo blue fluor full band left and inset band right (i2) from Speed prestige pane DP270 [13.10.98]
hw26e

HW26E - Wales 26p rust, OFNP/PVA, two 4.5mm blue fluor bands (DP255) (Harrison/gravure) - Deegam W260.6.1 - S.G specialised XW51 - Stoneham SWA111

Two 4.5mm blue fluor bands from B.B.C. prestige pane DP255 [23.9.97]