Lot 342 Lagos SG#57, 58-58a (SC#53a, 54-54a) 21/2d-3d King Edward VII, 1904-1906 Multiple Crown CA Issue, Very Fine Used Examples of the Ordinary and Chalky Papers, 2022 Scott Classic Cat. $22 USD, Click on Listing to See ALL Pictures

SKU Lot-342-July-20-2022

Three well centered and very fine used examples of the 21/2d purple and ultramarine on blue and 3d dull purple and chestnut King Edward VII De La Rue Keyplate stamps from the 1904-1906 Multiple Crown CA watermarked issue, on both ordinary and chalky papers for the 3d. The 2.5d is the type 2 with larger letters of value.

2022 Scott Classic values these at $22 USD.

I have written two blog posts which reviews the points of interest with this issue. You can access the first one here.

The stamps offered here grade VF-84 as follows:

Margins/centering: 44/60

Paper freshness: 5/5

Colour: 5/5

Impression: 5/5

Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5

Perforations: 10/10

Cancellation: 10/10