Victoria 1884 high value 5sh. typographed with Watermark #31. Scott calls the colour of this stamp carmine rose, wheras Stanley Gibbons calls it rose and distinguishes it from a darker shade which it refers to as crimson. Mint hinged with fresh, deep colour. In Stanley Gibbons it goes by catalogue #180 with a value of £950. Incidentally the crimson shade of this stamp in Stanley Gibbons catalogues £100 less. We offer this Royal Rose at $750.