18th March 1869
imperf, no wmk, typographed and embossed
Printed by De La Rue, London
|4 pence pale brown||1871||1||2|
|6d deep blue||1869||2||3|
|6d pale blue||1872||2b||4|
The Gambia Cameos, typographed and engraved (an unusual process for De La Rue) were used for 30 years. They remained unperforated until 1880, which Mackay  describes as "something of an anachronism after perforation had been well established for over a decade".