Canada #322 2c Blue Polar Bear, 1953 Wildlife Week Issue Complete Plate 1 Upper Left Sheet of 100, Perf. 12 x 11.9, Fine Mint NH
A well centered and fresh mint sheet of the 2c polar bear stamp from the 1953 Wildlife Week Issue, from the upper left position of plate 1. Line perf. 12 x 11.9 and printed on smooth, vertical wove paper that shows very clear horizontal ribbing and yellow gum. There is a small, but heavy diagonal crease in the selvage at upper left that just barely affects position 1. A Blue vertical cutting guideline is visible in the selvage at the upper right corner of the sheet, from where the printer's sheet of 400 was guillotined into 4 post office panes of 100. Unitrade value of 96 singles and 1 plate block is $25.55.