9d violet, die 2B. A vertical pair showing a vertical line of solid colour affecting both stamps (caused by fine tread adhering to the reverse during paper manufacture). Mint lightly hinged, very fine.
3rd wmk 9d pale-violet die 2B. Varieties: L1 SHADING LINES BELOW ‘POSTAGE’; L9 RETOUCHED UPPER RIGHT CORNER. All stamps are superb mint unhinged, light hinge re-enforcing in upper selvedge. AN EXHIBITION ITEM.