Canada #MR1 (SG#228) Myrtle Green 1911-27 Admiral War Tax Stamp VF-76 NH
A very fine mint OG NH example of the 1c myrtle green (green in Unitrade) Admiral war tax stamp from the 1911-1928 Admiral issue. Printed on white vertical wove paper measuring 0.004" thick with coarse vertical mesh. The gum is a smooth, shiny cream, characteristic of the wartime wet printings made before 1917. Unitrade values a VF-75 NH example at $105. The stamp offered here grades 76 as follows:
Paper freshness: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
I currently have two stamps in stock in this shade and grade. You will receive one of the pictured stamps of your choice.