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