Prince Edward Island 1861 3d blue Queen Victoria, perf 9, a phenomenal mint single possessing full original gum, hinged, exceptional centering and almost perfect perforations. A few slightly shorter perforations tips are mentioned for the record only and given the nature of this stamp do not detract in any way. Overall extremely fine for this issue and among the finest in existence. Unitrade CV $3000
British Columbia 1869 $1 deep green on 3d green Coat of Arms, perf 12½, lovely mint hinged example of this rare stamp with full original gum, well centered with perforations about as nice as one can hope for on the perf 12½ issue, very fine. A fantastic top quality example of this rare high value. Unitrade CV $2875
Canada modern errors include misperfs, tagging errors, colour shifts, gum printings and one of the rarest and most striking errors ever found:
Canada #693, 1976 8¢ Royal Military College double print pair, never hinged, very fine. Only 75 pairs were found. One of the most striking modern errors. Unitrade CV $5000.
Two Small Queens, both Very Fine, one mint in magenta and one used in dull rose lilac:
Canada #40a, 1880 10¢ magenta Small Queen, a fresh stamp with nice colour, never hinged, fine-very fine. A very scarce stamp with fresh full original gum and especially in this pristine condition. We cannot recall the last time a never hinged example of this stamp was offered. CV Unitrade $2875
Canada #40c, 1877 10¢ dull rose lilac Small Queen, perf 11½x 12, a lovely stamp with an ideal strike in blue of Baden, Ont FE.25.1877 cds cancel, a reasonably early date, very fine, CV Unitrade $300