Lot 444, Canada 1959 five cent St. Lawrence Seaway with inverted text, VF NH

The first day of Sale 42 continues. Modern Canada offers this famous error.

Lot 444, Canada 1959 five cent St. Lawrence Seaway with inverted text, VF NHLot 444 Canada #387a 1959 5c St Lawrence Seaway with Inverted Text, a mint never hinged right sheet margin single, with a light fingerprint on the gum, still fresh and very fine. A scarce and sought after stamp with only 400 produced, and a must have for any varieties collector. Accompanied by its original 1969 receipt from when it was purchased by the consignor for $1,800 from Carl Mangold. Unitrade CV $12,500.

Lot 93, Canada 1868 six cent brown Large Queen, used pair on watermarked paper, sold for C$1,579

Lot 93, Canada 1868 six cent brown Large Queen, used pair on watermarked paper, sold for C$1,579Lot 93 Canada #27b, vi 1868 6c Brown Large Queen on Watermarked Bothwell Paper, a used horizontal pair still retaining its centre perf disks. The left stamp shows nearly full “LL” of the watermark. Catalogued as one fine stamp with watermark and one fine without. An extremely rare multiple, ex. Carl Mangold and Ron Brigham and accompanied by a 1964 Royal Philatelic Society (London) certificate. Rsv. $1,300. Unitrade CV$1,700, sold for C$1,350.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.