Nova Scotia 1863 Queen Victoria

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue Dates : 1863 (1860??)
  • Designed by : William Chorlton, J.F.E. Prudhomme
  • Printed by : American Bank Note Cy, New York
  • Print Process : Recess on yellowish (1860?) or white paper
  • Perforations : 12
  • Watermark: crown CA
  • Catalogue Michel N°s 5-10, Stanley Gibbons N°s 9-29

Nova Scotia joined the Dominion of Canada on 1 July 1867.

Unused stamps

1 c face left
2 c face left
5 c face left
8½ c
10 c
12² c

Sheets, Specimens & other

Full sheet of the 8½ c
Vertical pair of the 10c with SPECIMEN Overprint in green.
Nova Scotia 5 cents blue Proof printed on india and attached to card, block of four positions 83, 84, 93 and 94, with complete marginal inscription.

Used stamps

5 c yellowish paper SG12
5 c white paper SG24