Canada #120 (SG#215) 50c Brownish Grey Black 1911-27 Admiral Issue Dry Printing VF-75 OG
A very fine mint OG example of the 50c brownish grey black (black brown in Unitrade), dry printing Admiral stamp from the 1911-1928 Admiral Issue, showing the re-drawn frameline in the upper right spandrel. Printed on white vertical wove paper with no visible mesh and measuring 0.004" thick. The gum is a smooth, shiny cream, characteristic of the early dry printings from 1924 and 1925. 2016 Unitrade values a VF-75 OG single at $120. The stamp offered here grades 75 as follows:
Paper freshness: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
I currently have to examples of this stamp in stock in this shade and grade. You will receive one of the above stamps of your choice.