Lot 801, Singapore #1a-20a

While this set is widely available hinged, NH is much less common and this shows in the realization.

Singapore #1a-20a 1949-1952 KGVI Definitive Issue, perf 18, complete set of 20, fresh, never hinged, very fine. Scott CV $540, realized $1035 with premium.

Lot 260, Canada 106aiv

Canada #106aiv, 1911 2¢ carmine Admiral booklet pane, with large part OTTAWA-TOP on tab from Plate 15, showing bottom of "T" aligned
5mm above horizontal gutter between stamps. Believed to be the finest known of this extremely rare booklet pane. Unitrade CV $12,000, realized $8050 including premium.

Lot 226, Canada #93

Our second of two features today is the 10¢ Edward VII, which went for over catalogue value, possibly a record realization for this stamp.

Canada #93, 1903 10¢ brown lilac King Edward, with immaculate gum and large balanced margins, mint never hinged, extremely fine.
A lovely stamp worthy of the finest collection. Unitrade CV $1950, realized $2185 including premium.

Lot 116, Canada #39DP

We start off the highlights from Sale #4 with an exceptional realization for Canada #39DP, which went for well over the estimate.

Canada #39DP, 1872 6¢ Small Queen small die proof, in peacock blue on card mounted India paper, extremely fine. Very rare. Estimate $1500, realized $5980 with buyer’s premium.