Canada #177 (SG#303) Deep Grey Olive Mt. Edith Cavell 1930-35 Arch Issue Cream Gum VF-75 OG
A very fine mint OG example of the $1 deep grey olive Mt. Edith Cavell stamp from the 1930-1935 Arch Issue. Vertical wove paper with fine vertical mesh and deep cream gum with a satin sheen, which suggests it is a printing from 1931. Unitrade values a VF-75 OG single at $300. The stamp offered here grades VF-75 OG as follows:
Paper freshness: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Note any vertical line shown in the scan is the edge of the acetate strip that the stamp was resting inside on the stockcard. We currently have two stamps in stock in this shade, paper type, gum type and grade.