1&1/2d Red, DIE 2, Small Multi Wmk, perf 12.5 X 13.5, 1927-30

Printed by AJ Mullett, 1927, and J Ash, 1927-30 and first issued on 14th January 1927.

Printed by AJ Mullett, 1927, using Electros 1, 2, 3 & 4, derived from a new Die. These plates were also used for printings on perforation 14 paper. Printed by J Ash, 1927-1930, using Electros 1,2,3 & 4, following substitution of the Mullett Imprints and a number of retouches and re-entries of some impressions. Standard texts used to identify these varieties are:

Forbes, Sandy, 2006, Commonwealth of Australia, George V 1&1/2d Die 2, British Society of Australian Philately

Kellow, J (Ed.), 2014, The Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue: King George V, Centenary of the King George V Definitives, 1914-2014, Brusden-White