[Unemployment insurance stamp, agriculture] [philatelic record]

  • Record Information – Brief
    Hierarchical level:
    12 March 1959.
    R15771-216-0-E, Volume number: 5
    Type of material:
    Stamps and stamp products
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    Archives / Collections and Fonds
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  • Date(s):
    12 March 1959.
    Place of creation:
    1 revenue stamp die proof with presentation cover: orange, on thick ungummed card.
    Language of material:
    Scope and content:
    Die proof for an unissued agriculture unemployment insurance stamp
    Additional information:
    Attributions and conjectures:
    Yves Baril indicated that engraving work on this die proof is most likely that of Donald Mitchell or possibly Gordon Mash.
    Physical condition note:
    Die proof has detached from presentation card.
    Philatelic issue data:
    Canada : 60 cents.
    Signatures and inscriptions note:
    Stamped: Canadian Bank Note Company Ottawa Engraving Dept. Initials: M [John Mash].
    Job number inscribed: M3110
    Initials: H.P. [Harvey Prosser]
    Dated: 12/3/59. Initials indecipherable [possibly those of Alfred Bouchette].
    Handwritten: 30c(?).
    Handwritten: Chômage.
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