111 5c BLUE


Plates 1-14 were printed from the original die


Unhardened Die Proof on India


Hardened Die Proof on India with die number F 213.



A Trial Color Proof in Green


All plates were printed using the Wet process.
Plates 1 and 2 were both used to satisfy three printing orders.
These plates have most of the shade variations and are more common than the later plates.


Plate 1 from PO 84


Plate 2 from PO 84


Plate 1 from PO 104 with 84 crossed out


Plate 2 from PO 104 with 84 crossed out


Plate 1 from PO 115 with both 84 and 104 crossed out


Plate 2 from PO 115 with both 84 and 104 crossed out


Upper right Plate 6 with PO 185


Upper right Plate 6 with PO 185 and PO 216


Upper right Plate 8


Plate 9 with printed PO 350


Lower left Plate 11 with printed PO 940


Upper right plate 13


Lower plate 14


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