Canada #41 3c Deep Orange Vermilion Queen Victoria, 1870-1897 Small Queen Issue, A Fine Unused Example of the Second Ottawa Printing, Perf. 12.25

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A fine unused example of the second Ottawa printing of the 3c deep orange-vermilion Queen Victoria stamp from the 1870-1897 Small Queen Issue. Printed on newsprint-like paper and perf. 12.25. Unitrade values a F-65 OG example at $30, so an unused one should be worth about $10-15. The stamp offered here grades 68 as follows:

Margins/centering: 40/70

Paper freshness: 5/5

Colour: 3/5 (some oxidation)

Impression: 5/5

Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5

Perforations: 10/10