Lot 444, Canada 1959 five cent St. Lawrence Seaway with inverted text, VF NH

The first day of Sale 42 continues. Modern Canada offers this famous error.

Lot 444, Canada 1959 five cent St. Lawrence Seaway with inverted text, VF NHLot 444 Canada #387a 1959 5c St Lawrence Seaway with Inverted Text, a mint never hinged right sheet margin single, with a light fingerprint on the gum, still fresh and very fine. A scarce and sought after stamp with only 400 produced, and a must have for any varieties collector. Accompanied by its original 1969 receipt from when it was purchased by the consignor for $1,800 from Carl Mangold. Unitrade CV $12,500.