Canada #35 (SG#75) 1c Yellow Small Queen - Perf 12 Ottawa Printing VF-75 OG HR
A very fine mint OG HR example of the second Ottawa Printing of the one cent Small Queen. Deep yellow shade, and p. 12 on soft horizontal wove paper measuring 0.003" thick, including the yellowish cream gum. Unitrade values a VF-75 mint OG example at $60. The stamp offered here grades VF-75 as follows:
Centering/margins: 50/70 (first, second and third stamps), 45/70 (fourth stamp)
Paper freshness: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 0/5 (first stamp and third stamp) , 5/5 (others)
Adjustment for light gum bend on second stamp only: -5 points
I currently have four stamps in stock in this shade and overall grade. You will receive one of the above stamps of your choice.