Newfoundland #41 1c Pale Claret Brown Prince of Wales, 1880-1896 Third Cents Issue Fine Mint OG Example of the Montreal Printing on Stout Horizontal Wove, Shiny Yellow Gum, Perf. 12.25

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SKU Lot127

A fine mint OG example of the 1c pale claret brown Prince of Wales stamp from the 1880-1896 Third Cents Issue. This is a later Montreal printing, in a slightly paler shade, on stout horizontal wove paper. It is perf. 12.25 and the gum is muck thicker and shinier. Unitrade values this stamp in this grade at $30. The stamp offered here grades 70 as follows:

Centering/margins: 40/70
Paper freshness: 5/5
Colour: 5/5
Impression: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Perforations: 10/10