Canada #23 1c Yellow Orange Queen Victoria, 1868-1897 Large Queen Issue, A VG Used Single on Duckworth Paper 9, Perf. 12 x 11.9

Sold out
$40.00
SKU

A very good used example of the 1c yellow orange Queen Victoria stamp from the 1868-1897 Large Queen Issue, on Duckworth paper 9. This is the soft white paper with horizontal mesh. It is similar to Duckworth paper 10, but feels silky soft on the fingers. June 2, 1869 Quebec CDS cancel. Not quite fresh enough to be fine, but you might have some success with this stamp if you subject it to a good soak.  Perf. 12 x 11.9. Unitrade values this at $40 for VG. The stamp offered here grades 60 as follows:

Centering/margins: 30/60
Paper freshness: 2/5
Colour: 5/5
Impression: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Perforations: 5/10
Cancellation: 8/10