1897 Half cent to Five dollar Diamond Jubilee, an exceptional complete set of sixteen Large Die Proofs, all printed in the issued colours and die sunk directly on uniform full-size cards measuring 226 x 150mm. Each proof is in immaculate condition showing true rich colours and very sharp impressions. An important and Extremely Fine set of Canada’s first ever commemoratives – a cornerstone set to a gold-medal collection. (Unitrade 50-65 die proofs)
Provenance: American Bank Note Company Sale, September 1990
THIS SET EASILY RANKS AMONG THE MOST DESIRABLE OF ALL CANADIAN DIE PROOFS.