Canada #56 8c Blackish Violet Queen Victoria, 1897 Diamond Jubilee Issue, Very Fine Used Single With Jumbo Margins

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SKU Lot25

A fine used example of the 8c blackish violet Queen Victoria stamp from the 1897 Diamond Jubilee Issue. Beautifully large margins all around and a light strike of a Bickerdike flag cancel. Unitrade values this stamp in this grade at $100. The stamp offered here grades 75-J as follows:

Centering/margins: 35/60 (jumbo)
Paper freshness: 5/5
Colour: 5/5
Impression: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Perforations: 10/10
Cancellation: 10/10