Canada #171 (SG#297) 8c Deep Prussian Blue King George V 1930-35 Arch Issue Cream Gum VF-80 NH
A well centered and very fine mint NH example of the 8c deep Prussian blue King George V stamp from the 1930-1935 Arch Issue. Vertical wove paper with fine vertical mesh and cream gum with a satin sheen. Unitrade values a VF-75 NH single at $80. A scarce and under-rated stamp, as only 888,000 were printed in 1930. The stamp offered here grades VF-80 NH as follows:
Paper freshness: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
We currently have two stamps in stock in this shade, paper type, gum type and grade. You will receive one of the pictured stamps of your choice. .