Canada 1937 Definitives

From Stamps of the World

  • Date of Issue: various dates 1937 to 1938
  • eleven basic values in sheets (excluding shades and varieties) and three values issued in coils
  • Design: from photograph of King George VI by Bertram Park (1c through 8c)
  • Printer: Canadian Bank Note Company, Ottawa
  • Print process: recess
  • Perforations: 12 x 12, or imperf x perf 8 (coil stamps)
  • Booklets with panes of 4 plus 2 labels were also issued for 1c 2c and 3c values

Definitive series 1937-1938 (King George VI and views)[edit]

Sheet stamps[edit]

1c sheet stamp, green
2c sheet stamp, brown
3c sheet stamp, scarlet
4c sheet stamp, orange-yellow
5c sheet stamp, deep blue
8c sheet stamp, pale orange
10c rose red
10c red
13c blue
20 red-brown
50c green
$1 violet

Coil Stamps[edit]

1c green
2c brown
3c scarlet