Davies New Colours "INVICTA" watermark 
SG. 142  -  CP. A2x (Z)   -  Scott. 50

The 2d Vermillion SG.142 printed by Davies on  the "LOZENGES" and "INVICTA" papermakers  paper with thier name appearing four times in each sheet in double lined capitals. This stamp shows the Lozenges on either side of the space between two watermark patterns, which is rarely found.

There are alot of variations from the use of the damaged and retouched part of the 2d Plate II. 
Plating shows the stamp was from Row 1 number ??. Not shown as a pre-touch copy, this position has weakness and minor retouching in the engine-turning at right. Addition wear appeared in the lower spandrels. A mark appears to the left of the right ear.

Davies New Colours "INVICTA" watermark 
SG. 142  -  CP. A2x (Z)   -  Scott. 50


The 2d Vermillion SG.142 printed by Davies on  the "LOZENGES" and "INVICTA" papermakers  paper with thier name appearing four times in each sheet in double lined capitals.

There are alot of variations from the use of the damaged and retouched part of the 2d Plate II. This stamp shows the portions of the letters "IN".

Davies New Colours "INVICTA" watermark 
SG. 142a  -  CP. A2x (Y)   -  Scott. 50

The 2d Vermillion SG.142a printed by Davies on  the "LOZENGES" and "INVICTA" papermakers  paper with thier name appearing four times in each sheet in double lined capitals.

There are alot of variations from the use of the damaged and retouched part of the 2d Plate II.

This stamp shows the portions of the letters and Lozenges watermark.

Davies New Colours "INVICTA" watermark 
SG. 142  -  CP. A2x (Z)   -  Scott. 50

A re-construction of the Watermark Invicta and Lozenges.