Canada #268 8c Red Brown Farm Scene, 1946-1951 Peace Issue, Two VFNH Mint Singles, Each a Different Shade

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$9.00
SKU Lot91

Two very fine mint NH examples of the 8c red brown Farm scene stamp from the 1946-1951 Peace Issue. Each stamp is printed in a distinctly different shade. The red brown shade is printed on vertical wove paper with no distinct mesh and deep cream gum that has a satin sheen. The darker brown stamp is printed on vertical wove paper that shows slight horizontal ribbing, and deep cream gum that has a semi-gloss sheen. Unitrade values this at $9. The stamps offered here grade 75 and 84 as follows:

Centering/margins: 45/70 and 54/70
Paper freshness: 5/5
Colour: 5/5
Impression: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Perforations: 10/10