Lot 97 Canada #149xx 1c Orange King George V, 1928-1929 Scroll Issue, Fine Used Examples, With Different Winnipeg & Montreal Precancels, Including Varieties
Fine used examples of the 1c orange King George V from the 1928-1929 Scroll Issue with different Winnipeg & Montreal precancels, including varieties. 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) Winnipeg Style 4 with broken bottom bar.
(2) Winnipeg Style 4.
(3) Montreal Style 4, with normal and hollow letters in Quebec.
(4) Montreal style 7 with damaged M in Montreal.
Walburn values these at $14. The stamps offered here grade between 65 and 70 as follows:
Centering/Margins: 25/60 and 30/60
Paper Freshness: 5/5
Absence of Visible Paper Flaws: 5/5