Canada #149-159var

1928-1929 1¢ to $1 Scroll Issue plate proofs on india complete set with deep fresh colours (most colours are very slightly different to the issued stamps) in immaculate blocks of four. We noted two tiny trivial thins which is much above the normal quality for this delicate paper. A beautiful Exhibit set, extremely fine. Unitrade CV: $10,000

Nova Scotia #7

1851 1sh cold violet Heraldic Flowers, unused with four full to large margins but has been expertly repaired to seal a tear. Very fine appearance and one of the finest appearing examples in existence. Accompanied by 2008 AIEP certificate. The 1sh cold violet is the rarest issued by Nova Scotia (Scott #7, $25,000; SG #7, £25,000)