Canada #39d 6c Umber Brown Queen Victoria, 1870-1897 Small Queen Issue, Very Good OG Single of the Late Montreal Printing on Crisp Horzontal Wove Paper, Perf. 12 x 12.1

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A very good mint OG example of the 6c umber brown Queen Victoria stamp from the 1870-1897 Small Queen Issue. Perf. 12 x 12.1 and printed on crisp, horizontal wove paper, with shiny yellow gum. A presentable and sound example of the scarce late Montreal printing, that is often mistaken for the chocolate shade of the second Ottawa printing. Unitrade values this at $150. The stamp offered here grades 58 as follows:

Centering/margins: 30/70
Paper freshness: 5/5
Colour: 5/5
Impression: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Perforations: 8/10