Bidboard # 1919
Lot # 93
Catalogue Value or Estimate: $1,000.00
Price Realized: $325
Canada # 556

ESSAY/PROOF VF quality Canadian Bank Note Company progressive proof of the 1971 issue 10c Christmas stamp in a upper sheet margin block of ten (some minor perf separation at right noted for the record). Perforated and with full Never Hinged gum. The proof consists of the lithographed background only (missing the engraved silver text and snowflake). The original retail value of this proof when it was first discovered was over $300.00 per stamp ($3,000.00 for a block). Estimate