Item # S008002
1935 One cent, two cent, four cent & ten cent, the original set of four Large Die Proofs printed in dark violet, issued colour, on india paper die sunk on larger cards; each being the unhardened die without die number. A superb and rarely seen set, Extremely Fine and ideal for exhibition. (Unitrade J15/J20)
The two cent and ten cent die proofs backstamped behind paper overlay with
boxed C.B.N. Co. Ottawa Engraving Dept. FEB 15, 1935 and FEB 11 1935 respectively. The one cent die proof annotated “Fe6 / 35” at bottom left and backstamped with boxed Assistant Deputy FEB 19 1935 Postmaster General in black
The other three values from this series were issued years later and do not exist in this format.