Canada #37iii 3c Orange Red Queen Victoria, 1870-1897 Small Queen Issue, Very Good Used Examples of the Mid-Montreal Printing,Perf. 11.75 x 12.1

SKU Lot25

Very good used examples of the 3c orange red Queen Victoria stamp from the 1870-1897 Small Queen Issue. Two different shades are represented here, with one being duller than the other. Both stamps are printed on stout horizontal wove paper, and are perf. 11.75 x 12.1. Unitrade values these stamps in these grades at $7.5. The stamps offered here grade 62, and 63 as follows:

Centering/margins: 25/60 and 30/60
Paper freshness: 3/5 and 0/5
Colour: 5/5
Impression: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Perforations: 10/10 and 7/10
Cancellation: 5/10