Canada #2 Used

1851 6d slate violet Consort on laid paper, left sheet margin example with circular dated postmark of Coburg. (cds cancels are very rare on the laid papers). Deep colour, a very attractive stamp destined for a great collection. Accompanied by AIEP Certificate stating “genuine in all respects and is in very fine condition” and, for the record, the Certificate does not mention 2 trivial faults in the margins, very fine. CV:$4000

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