Lot 52 Canada #15iii 1859 5c Vermilion Beaver horizontal pair on Very Thick Paper, an unused (no gum) horizontal pair with fresh colour and crisp impression, with many perf disks still adhering such as would be expected on this scarce paper variety, fine. Accompanied by a 2006 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. $850. Unitrade $ 1,800
Lot 11 Canada #4 1852 3d Red Beaver Imperforate, used with 4-ring #15 (Guelph) cancel in its first state. Margins range from a sheet margin at bottom (including part of an imprint) to large on three other sides, showing part of adjoining stamp at right, extremely fine. A lovely stamp, signed in pencil by Alberto Diena. Unitrade CV$300, sold for C$250 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
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Lot 13 Canada #4v 1852 3d Deep Red Beaver Imperforate on Thick Hard Paper, used with a clear 4-ring #18 cancel from Kingston. This lovely stamp has four large margins, showing part of the next stamp at left and at top, extremely fine. Accompanied by a 2019 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV$600.
Lot 62 Canada #15iii 1859 5c vermilion Beaver on Very Thick Paper, a lovely used example of this variety, with neat duplex cancel, well centered and very fine. Accompanied by a 2018 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. Unitrade CV$300, sold for C$230.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.