115 8c BLUE





Die Proof in Blue on bluish India paper die sunk on card with imprint and die number XG 91



Trial Color Proof in Black on card


Plates 1-3 were used to print the the 8c. Only upper imprints exist.



Upper right Plate 1



Upper left Plate 1


Some copies of the imprint pieces have a dot above the plate number.
There is no way to tell for certain if the dot was on the origianl plates and was subsequently removed, or if it was added at a later date.


Upper left Plate 1 with dot




Upper left Plate 2 without dot

Upper left Plate 2 with dot




Upper right Plate 3



Upper left Plate 3




Imperforate favour


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