Canada #262 (SG#388) $1 Deep Blue Destroyer 1942-46 War Issue Plate 1 LR Block VF-77 NH

SKU 222964152032

A wonderfully well centered plate block from the lower right position of plate 1. Translucent vertical wove paper with clear mesh and colourless gum, identifying this as a pre-1945 printing. There is a very small natural paper inclusion on the D of "Canada", which does not show to the front of the stamp. Unitrade values a VF-75 block at $900. The block offered here grades 77 as follows:

Centering/margins: 50/70

Paper freshness: 5/5

Colour: 5/5

Impression: 5/5

Absence of visible paper flaws: 2/5

Perforations: 10/10

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