Introduced in 1908. Discontinued in 1910.
This is the rarest of the three figural two-tone designs that were
released solely in the United Kingdom. All three of the designs are scarce, each having been
printed in a single print run according to Mrs. Robinson. The other two designs
Curiously, Chain is the only one of the three that was issued with a black and brown back,
instead of the usual blue and brown.
The back features a bicycle chain as a border
motif. Another back design that uses a bicycle chain as a border element is
Autocycle No. 1.
A brown and black Chain single sold on eBay on
September 25, 2016 for $69. Of the two Chain versions, this is the hardest to find.