Lots 404 and 405 — British Columbia & Vancouver Island 1867 mint overprints

Lot 404Lot 404 British Columbia & Vancouver Island #10 1867 10c violet on red British Columbia Heraldic, a well centered stamp with original gum. There is an offset of the violet surcharge on the gum. Fine. Unitrade CV$3,600.

Lot 405Lot 405 British Columbia & Vancouver Island #12 1867 50c on 3d violet British Columbia Heraldic, mint, with original hinged gum, fine. Accompanied by a 2014 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV$1,800.

British Columbia & Vancouver Island #17 cover, sold for $3051

BC & Vancouver Island #17 on coverLot 1372 British Columbia & Vancouver Island #17 50c on 3d violet on cover to England, very fine stamp is tied by numeral in grid to cover addressed to Wimbledon, England. There is a neat New Westminster B.C. cds on front (SEP.14.1869) and a London SW cds receiver on back OCT.12.1869. A bit of aging as expected, with a small tear at bottom and on backflap, else very fine. Ex. Dale/Lichtenstein and accompanied by 2004 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV$2,500 realized $2,700.00