Lot 87 Canada #148 20c Carmine-Red Baldwin & La Fontaine, 1927 Historical Issue, VFOG Examples, Streaky Cream Gum With a Semi-Gloss Sheen, Printed in 2 Slightly Different Shades
VFOG examples of the 20c carmine-red Baldwin & La Fontaine from the 1927 Historical Issue printed in 2 slightly different shades. With streaky cream gum with a semi-gloss sheen. 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 $90. The stamps offered here grade between 80 and 84 as follows:
Centering/Margins: 50/70 and 54/70
Paper Freshness: 5/5
Absence of Visible Paper Flaws: 5/5