Canada #88 (SG#172) 2c on 3c Bright Carmine-Red 1899 Surcharges VF-75 NH

SKU 222177605047

A very well centered and very fine mint NH example of this provisional issue in the bright carmine-red shade (dull rose -carmine, dull carmine-red, rose-carmine, deep bright carmine-red, deep rose scarlet, deep carmine-red, and carmine-red shades are shown to the right for comparison purposes only). On vertical wove paper measuring 0.004" thick. There is a very light diagonal gum bend in the upper right corner. Unitrade values a VF-75 NH example at $150. The stamp offered here grades 75 as follows:

Centering/margins: 50/70

Paper freshness: 5/5

Colour: 5/5

Impression: 5/5

Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5


Adjustment for light gum bend: - 5 points

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