Canada  5
Gary J. Lyon (Philatelist) Ltd.
Item # S007421

Canada 5

1857-1858 Six pence slate grey on medium wove paper, imperforate, a most appealing plate imprint example with mostly oversize margins except slightly in outer frame at top left. Nearly complete plate imprint (Raw)don, Wright, Hatch, New (York) in lower margin, exceptionally fresh and lightly cancelled, very few exist showing such a large portion of the plate imprint. A Fine and great stamp for the specialist; 2017 Greene Foundation certificate (Unitrade 5 shade) ex. Dale-Lichtenstein (Sale 7, Jan 1970; Lot 838)

The first order of the Six pence Consort where plate imprints were added to the plate of 100 subjects, delivered from the printer on December 19, 1857.
Regular price $1,500.00 $0.00 Unit price per
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