Canada #317 4c Grey Blue and Dark Red 1952 Red Cross Conference Complete Plate 2 Lower Left Sheet of 50, Perf. 11.9 x 12, Very Fine Mint NH
A well centered and fresh mint sheet of the 1952 Red Cross Conference Issue, from the lower left position of plate 2. Line perf. 11.9 x 12 and printed on smooth, vertical wove paper that shows very light horizontal mesh and yellow gum. The selvage of this sheet is very interesting compared to the other sheets offered in this sale as there are several blue position dots visible that are not visible on the other sheets. The does visible are: (1) a tiny dot in the upper left corner, (2) to the left of position 26, (3) to the left of position 36 and underneath position 47. Red and Blue vertical cutting guidelines are visible in the selvage at the lower right corner of the sheet, from where the printer's sheet of 200 was guillotined into 4 post office panes of 50. Aditionally there is also a visible horizontal red cutting guideline under position 47, which would ordinarly have been trimmed off prior to distribution. Unitrade value of 46 singles and 1 plate block is $15.55.