Canada #2082 $1.45 Purple Dutch Iris, 2004 Floral Definitives, a VFNH Booklet Single on Fasson Paper, Showing Double Print, Shiny Lacquer Tagging
A very fine NH booklet single of the $1.45 Purple Dutch Iris stamp from the 2004 floral definitives issue, showing an apparent double print, as a result of a colour shift involving the underprinting of the letters and numerals. Printed on Fasson paper, with the shiny lacquer tagging. An unusual and striking variety.
Unitrade does not list this variety, but we estimate the value to be $100 or so. The stamp offered here grades 80 as follows:
Paper freshness: 10/10
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5