Canada #242 13c Deep Dull Blue Halifax Harbour 1937-1942 Mufti Issue Very Fine Mint NH Example of a 1938-1940 Printing

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A very well centered and very fine mint NH example of the 13c deep dull blue Halifax Harbour stamp from the 1937-1942 Mufti Issue . This is printed on vertical cream wove that shows a light horizontal mesh on the back and deep yellow gum that has a semi-gloss sheen. It very likely comes from a printing made sometime between 1938 and 1940. Unitrade values this stamp in this grade at $30. The stamp offered here grades 84 as follows:

Centering/margins: 54/70
Paper freshness: 5/5
Colour: 5/5
Impression: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Perforations: 10/10