Canada #122 (SG#255) $1 Red Orange 1911-27 Admiral Issue Dry Printing Fine Mesh Paper VF-75 OG "Dot"
A very fine mint OG example of the $1 red orange (orange in Unitrade), dry printing Admiral stamp from the 1911-1928 Admiral Issue, showing a white dot after the "P" of "Postage". Printed on white vertical wove paper with fine vertical mesh and measuring 0.0045" thick. The gum is a smooth, shiny and slightly streaky yellowish cream, characteristic of the late-period dry printings from 1925-1928. 2017 Unitrade values a VF-75 OG single at $150, without any such variety. The stamp offered here grades 75 as follows:
Paper freshness: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5