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Air - 16 cents 1942 - Canadian stamp

Air 1942 - Canadian stamp

Specifications

  • Quantity: 814 841
  • Issue date: July 1, 1942
  • Printer: Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited
  • Scott: #CE1

Air - 16 cents 1942 prices and values

The value of a Air - 16 cents 1942 stamp depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more. Values in the section are based on the market, trends, auctions and recognized books, publications and catalogs. This section also includes information on errors and varieties and characteristics.

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Air - 16 cents 1942 $0.38 $0.75 $1.50 $12
Air - 16 cents 1942 - Imperforate - Pair (#CE1a) - - - -
VGFVF
Air - 16 cents 1942 $0.39 $0.90 $1.80
Air - 16 cents 1942 - Imperforate - Pair (#CE1a) $220 $350 $440
VGFVF
Air - 16 cents 1942 $0.58 $1.40 $2.70
Air - 16 cents 1942 - Imperforate - Pair (#CE1a) $330 $530 $650

Errors and varieties

Imperforate - Pair - Air - 16 cents 1942

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Description

A Trans-Canada airplane in flight with an aerial view of what is believed to be Drummondville, Quebec. This stamp is an innovation combining airmail and special delivery service charges in one stamp. The design was chosen to emphasize the time saved in transporting by air, personnel and materials necessary for the speedy prosecution of the war effort.

Creators

Designed by Herman Herbert Schwartz
Picture engraved by Joseph Keller
Picture finished by Harold Osborn
Border engraved by Charles H. Milks

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The values on this page are in Canadian dollars (CAD).