Canada #41 3c Orange Vermilion Queen Victoria, 1870-1897 Small Queen Issue, A Very Fine Used Example of the Second Ottawa Printing, Perf. 12 x 12.25 On Soft Wove, With a Diamond Dotted Cancel

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A beautiful used example of the second Ottawa printing of the 3c orange-vermilion Queen Victoria stamp from the 1870-1897 Small Queen Issue, with a diamiond dotted cancellation. Perf. 12 x 12.25 and printed on the better quality soft wove paper that was introduced in 1895. Our estimate of the value of an example like this is $5, as these cancels are uncommon on late second Ottawa printings. The stamp offered here grades 80 as follows:

Margins/centering: 40/60 

Paper freshness: 5/5

Colour: 5/5

Impression: 5/5

Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5

Perforations: 10/10

Cancellation: 10/10