Lot 622, Prince Edward Island 1870 four and a half pence Victoria die proof of vignette

All this week we will be featuring highlights from the Crosby Collection.

Lot 622, Prince Edward Island four and a half pence Victoria die proof of vignetteLot 622 Prince Edward Island #10DP Die Proof of Vignette for the 1870 4½d Issue, a lovely item, mounted on sunk-in card, with handstamp on back reading “British American Bank Note Co. Limited / Oct 1, 1951 / Ottawa, Ont.”. Rare, and none of the important P.E.I. auctions we have consulted had anything similar. Minuse & Pratt unlisted. From the Louis Sidney Crosby Collection of Prince Edward Island. Estimate C$1,000.

Lot 610, Prince Edward Island 1868 four pence black Victoria die proof, VF

All this week we will be featuring highlights from the Crosby Collection.

Lot 610, Prince Edward Island 1868 four pence black Victoria die proof, VFLot 610 Prince Edward Island #9DP 1868 4d black Queen Victoria Die Proof, on slightly glossy thick paper with four large margins, very fine and rare. Minuse & Pratt unlisted. From the Louis Sidney Crosby Collection of Prince Edward Island. Estimate C$400.