Bidboard # 1902
Lot # 47
Catalogue Value or Estimate: $130.00
Price Realized: $160
Canada # 85

VF mint NH upper sheet margin example of the 1898 issue 2c Xmas Map stamp with full "AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. OTTAWA" inscription in the margin. The lavender oceans are particularly rich and fresh and the gum is perfect and unblemished. Noted numerous traces of re-entries, particularly in the "CANADA POSTAGE". Unitrade is $180.00 for VF mint NH. 2021 Scott US$100.00=