Lot 94 Canada #149xx 1c Orange King George V, 1928-1929 Scroll Issue, VF Used Examples, With Toronto and Style V & W Precancels
VF used examples of the 1c orange King George V from the 1928-1929 Scroll Issue with Toronto and style V & W precancels. 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.
These stamps all have different precancels, all listed in Walburn, as follows:
(1) Style V.
(2) Toronto Style 12 with the top half of the T missing.
(3) Toronto Style 12 badly smudged.
(4) Toronto Style 12 with thin and thick letters.
(5) Style W.
Walburn values these at $8.25 for fine. Our estimate of the value for VF is $15. 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