Canada #110b (SG#249) 4c Greenish Olive Bistre Admiral Issue Wet Printing, Fine Mesh Paper VF-75 OG
A very fine mint OG example of the 4c greenish olive bistre (olive yellow in Unitrade), wet printing Admiral stamp from the 1911-1928 Admiral Issue. Printed on white vertical wove paper showing coarse vertical mesh, and measuring 0.004" thick. The gum is a smooth, shiny cream. Unitrade values a VF-84 OG single at $80. The stamp offered here grades 75 as follows:
Paper freshness: 5/5 (left stamp), 0/5 (right stamp)
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Perforations: 5/10 (left stamp), 10/10 (right stamp)
I currently have two stamps in stock that are this shade and grade. Both differ slightly in terms of individual condition factors, but both are of the same overall quality. You will receive one of the above two stamps of your choice.