Saturday, November 7, 2009

Reference description of the 1E1 paper

Paper with rectangular symmetrical grain.
Direction of the watermark is parallel to direction of paper roll and perpendicular to the 25c image. Rarely and only in some values, it is found perpendicular to he direction of the paper roll.
Procured from England.
First used October 1, 1935.

Here is a much rarer perpendicular specimen.