Québec Citadel - 12 cents 1930 - Canadian stamp
- Quantity: 6 975 000
- Issue date: December 4, 1930
- Printer: British American Bank Note Company
- Scott: #174
Québec Citadel - 12 cents 1930 prices and values
The value of a Québec Citadel - 12 cents 1930 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.
|Québec Citadel - 12 cents 1930||$1.00||$2.30||$4.70||$410|
|Québec Citadel - 12 cents 1930 - Imperforate - Pair (#174a)||-||-||-||-|
|Québec Citadel - 12 cents 1930||$3.60||$7.20||$24|
|Québec Citadel - 12 cents 1930 - Imperforate - Pair (#174a)||$410||$520||$650|
|Québec Citadel - 12 cents 1930||$7.20||$14||$48|
|Québec Citadel - 12 cents 1930 - Imperforate - Pair (#174a)||$830||$1,000||$1,300|
Errors and varieties
Imperforate - Pair - Québec Citadel - 12 cents 1930
The 12-cents stamp represent a view of the Citadel at Quebec. This scene shows the fortress from the St. Lawrence River; Dufferin Terrace appears on the right, the Lower Town at the foot of the cliff, and Cape Diamond at the left. The scene recalls an era when a continuous stream of adventurers and pioneers travelled past the great fortress in search of new homes and opportunities in the New World.
As a result of the change of the postage stamp contract of April 1, 1930, the Deparment required a new series of stamps of the higher denominations. The policy of depicting representative phases of the character of Canada was continued in the designs for this series.
A change in the rates of postage, effective on July 1, 1931, to 3 cents for the 1st ounce or fraction of an ounce, on letters for ...
The values on this page are in Canadian dollars (CAD).