Lot 13, Canada #3 Twelve Penny Black Trial Colour Die Proof

Canada pence issues are well represented, with a range of mint and used, and highlighted by a rare proof of the twelve penny.

Canada #3TC, 1851 12d Queen Victoria "scar" die proof, printed in deep indigo on thin bond paper, with four large margins, fresh and attractive, very fine. A lovely example of this rare proof. Unitrade C$ 8,000.