3 January 2013 - 1st class Large red Machin definitive from counter sheets source code MAIL.
The 2017 reprint in deep scarlet, coded M17L, was first available in April 2017. This is the first printing on Security Backing Paper (version 2 - SBP2). This was not accorded 'new stamp' status by Royal Mail and there was no first day of issue (unlike the booklets in deep scarlet).
Options available (if your choice is out of stock please ask):
Singles or multiples
Cylinder blocks of 6
or Date block of 8 - 01/03/17
SG number - U2960b
We originally listed this stamp incorrectly as 2916.7 which did not reflect the new colour. Apologies for any confusion.