Lot 8 Canada #3Pi 12d Queen Victoria Plate Proof in Black, with Vertical SPECIMEN Overprint in Carmine, on India paper, a lovely example of this popular Pence proof, very fine. Unitrade CV$2,500, sold for C$1,250.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 202 Canada #110b 1922 4c Deep Olive Yellow Admiral, Wet Printing, a mint never hinged plate inscription block of eight, showing the complete plate No. 1 imprint at top. The stamps are all very nicely centered and fresh, and there is a hinge in the margin only, very fine. Accompanied by a 2019 Greene Foundation certificate. A very nice plate block. Rsv. $675. Unitrade CV$2,160, sold for C$1,100.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 204 Canada #113b 1912 7c Deep Straw Admiral, a mint block of four, with full original gum, bottom pair is never hinged. An extremely fine block, accompanied by a 2020 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. $1,800. Unitrade CV$3,500, sold for C$1,800.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium
Lot 46 Canada #11 var 1858 ½d Rose Queen Victoria with Re-Entry, Perforated 11¾, used with re-entered frameline at upper left and right as well as lower right corner (easily visible), very well centered for this difficult issue, very fine. A desirable stamp, especially with these extra attributes. Catalogue value is for a regular stamp. Accompanied by a 2018 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. $1,300. Unitrade CV$2,500, sold for C$1,300.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 64 Canada #17b 1859 10c Brown Consort, Perforated 12 x 11¾, mint with full original gum, nicely centered for issue and quite fresh. Appears to be never hinged, but with light gum disturbances, therefore catalogued as fine hinged. Accompanied by a 2020 Greene Foundation certificate mentioning only “mint OG.” A nice stamp. Unitrade CV$800, sold for C$475.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.