Lot 27 Canada #3TC 12d Queen Victoria Trial Colour Die Proof in Blue Black, on thin crisp bond paper (certificate notes it is on India), from the composite die proof. The so-called “scar” die proof, as it has a line in “CE” of PENCE. A rare and very fine item. Accompanied by a 2021 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV$11,000
Lot 169 Canada #41i 1891 3c Deep Rose Carmine Small Queen, mint with full original gum, lightly hinged. The stamp shows bright, fresh colour and large margins, very fine and a gorgeous example of this short-lived Montreal Gazette printing. Accompanied by a 2009 R.P.S.L. certificate. Unitrade CV$850.
Lot 212 Canada #82a 1898 8c Brown Orange Queen Victoria Numeral Imperforate, a mint never hinged horizontal pair, very fine and scarce. Accompanied by a 2021 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV$3,750.