Lot 27 Canada #4d 1852 3d orange red Beaver Imperforate, on Thin Paper, used with light cancel and four margins, just touching at lower left corner, fine-very fine. The stamp is identified on back (in pencil) as coming from plate position A39. Unitrade $225, sold for C$170.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.
Lot 59 Canada #15 1859 5c vermilion Beaver, mint with hinged original gum, a fine stamp. Accompanied by a 2018 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. Unitrade CV$1,000, sold for C$600.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.
Lot 60 Canada #15 1859 5c vermilion Beaver, a used block of four with Berri duplex cancels from Peterboro dated SEP.2.1864. Accompanied by a 2018 Greene Foundation certificate explaining that the stamps are from plate positions 14-15 / 24-25, and that there is a “trace of a re-entry on position 15 under lower right S, trace of re-entry in frameline on position 24 under lower left corner.” A fine and scarce block. Rsv. sold for C$425 plus buyer’s premium.