Canada #37, 37c 3c Dull Red and Orange Red Queen Victoria, 1870-1897 Small Queen Issue, Two Very Fine Used Examples of the Mid-Montreal Printing, Perf. 12.25 x 12 on a Different Paper

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Two very fine used examples of the mid-Montreal printing of the 3c dull red and orange-red Queen Victoria stamps from the 1870-1897 Small Queen Issue. Both are perf. 12.25 x 12 and are printed on a different paper (the orange red is on vertical wove paper and the dull red is on horizontal wove). Both have the position dot at lower left that characterizes stamps printed before 1880.  Unitrade values two very fine used stamps at $6. The stamps offered here grade 80 and 79 as follows:

Centering/margins: 40/60

Paper freshness: 5/5 and 4/5

Colour: 5/5

Impression: 5/5

Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5

Perforations: 10/10

Cancellation: 10/10