Lot 80 Canada #146 5c Blackish Purple D'Arcy McGee, 1927 Historical Issue, VF CDS Used Examples, Calgary & Saskatoon Cancels
VF CDSused examples of the 5c blackish purple D'Arcy McGee from the 1927 Historical Issue Calgary & Saskatoon cancels. Although not listed specifically by Unitrade, the stamps of this issue exist with two different gum types, as well as subtle shade variations of every value in the set. The gum types found are either a streaky cream gum with a semi-gloss sheen, or a similar type of gum without the streaks.
Unitrade values these at $10. The stamps offered here grade between 80 and 84 as follows:
Centering/Margins: 40/60 and 44/60
Paper Freshness: 5/5
Absence of Visible Paper Flaws: 5/5