Canada #C2 (SG#310) 5c Deep Sepia 1930 Arch Issue Airmail Cream Gum Fine Mesh Paper VF-80 OG
A well centered and very fine mint OG single of the 5c deep sepia Mercury & Globe airmail stamp from the 1930-1935 Arch Issue. Vertical wove paper with fine vertical mesh and cream gum with a satin sheen. Unitrade values a VF-75 OG single at $90. Only 400,000 were originally issued in 1930. The stamp offered here grades VF-80 OG as follows:
Paper freshness: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Note any vertical or horizontal line shown in the scan is the edge of the acetate strip that the stamp was resting inside on the stockcard. We currently have four stamps in stock in this shade and grade. You will receive one of the above stamps of your choice.