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





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