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Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth

Stamp Info

Name Value
Date of Issue December 28, 1998
Year 1998
Denomination
46¢
Perforation or Dimension 13.5 x 13
Series Queen Elizabeth
Series Time Span 1987 - 2000
Printer Ashton-Potter Canada Limited.
Postal Administration Canada

Stamp Values/Prices (Beta Mode*)

Condition Name Avg Price
M-NH-VF Mint - Never Hinged - Very Fine
Mint - Never Hinged - Very Fine $0.85
U-VF Used - Very Fine
Used - Very Fine $0.20
* Notes about these prices:
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  • They are not based on catalogue values but on current dealer and auction listings. The reason for this is that catalogues tend to over-value stamps.
  • They are average prices and might not be fully accurate. The actual value of your stamp may be slightly above or below the listed value, depending on the overall condition of your stamp.

Layouts

Pane of 120 Stamps

Quantity Produced - Unknown
Original Price: $55.20
Perforation: 13.5 x 13
Printing Process: Lithography
Tagging: General, 4 sides
Paper: Tullis Russell

Official First Day Cover

Quantity Produced - Unknown
Cancellation Location: Ottawa ON
Perforation: 13.5 x 13
Printing Process: Lithography
Tagging: General, 4 sides
Paper: Tullis Russell

About Stamp

Nearly 65 years after she first adorned a Canadian stamp, Queen Elizabeth is once again immortalized in this year's regal definitive issue. The stamp features an elegant portrait by internationally renowned Canadian photographer Yousuf Karsh. The image, employed in the 1987 Queen stamp has been updated with dramatic new colours. This issue is also a new smaller size than the previous Queen stamp issues.

Creators

Designed by Tom Yakobina. Based on a photograph by Yousuf Karsh.
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Reference

Canada Post Corporation, Canada's Stamp Details, Vol. 8, No. 1, 1999, p. 10.

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