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Queen Victoria - 1 penny 1853 - Canadian stamp

Queen Victoria 1853 - Canadian stamp

Specifications

  • Quantity: 600 000
  • Issue date: May 18, 1851
  • Printer: Perkins, Bacon & Company
  • Scott: #1

Queen Victoria - 1 penny 1853 prices and values

The value of a Queen Victoria - 1 penny 1853 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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Queen Victoria - 1 penny 1853 $92 $180 $370 $1,600
Queen Victoria - 1 penny 1853 - Half used as 1/2d on cover (#1a) - - - $51,000
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Queen Victoria - 1 penny 1853 $430 $860 $1,700
Queen Victoria - 1 penny 1853 - Half used as 1/2d on cover (#1a) - - -
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Queen Victoria - 1 penny 1853 $860 $1,700 $3,400
Queen Victoria - 1 penny 1853 - Half used as 1/2d on cover (#1a) - $ - $ - $

Errors and varieties

Half used as 1/2d on cover - Queen Victoria - 1 penny 1853

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Description

The Queen Victoria stamps show Chalon head design, already used since 1851 in the Province of Canada (Ontario and Quebec today) and since 1853 in New Brunswick.

Creators

Based on a painting by Alfred Edward Chalon
Engraved by William Humphrys
Designed by Henry Corbould

Original art

Alfred Edward Chalon, "Queen Victoria", 1837

Note

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