122 1$ ORANGE

Die Proof on India die sunk on card numbered X-G-8

Only one plate was used for the 1$.
It was used for both Wet and Dry printings and had only upper imprints.
A band of Type D lathework replaced the lower imprints.

Plate 1

Type D lathework

There were markings in the left and right margins to indicate where the pane of 400 stamps should be cut horizontaly.
A set of pyramid guides lines in the left margin, and the words "R GAUGE" and a guide arrow in the right margin.

One pane of 100 stamps was printed imperforate probably as a favour