Lot 1398 Canada #106xiii 1915 2c deep rose red Admiral Experimental Coil Paste-Up Strip of Four, mint never hinged, with each stamp signed JNS (Jim N. Sissons). Quite fresh and with all stamps very fine centered, unlisted in Unitrade as a paste up strip or as very fine centered. All these attributes together make this a desirable strip. Ex. Stan Lum and Ames collections. Rsv. Unitrade CV$750, sold for C$625.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.
Lot 478 Canada #131iv 1925 1c green Admiral Experimental Coil on Cover, mailed at Toronto (George Lowe) to Akron, Ohio with a single franking of the short used Toronto experimental coil, tied by a Toronto Station A Winter Fair slogan machine cancel. Pressed-out crease at left and tiny tear upper right corner, still a very presentable example of this scarce franking. Unitrade CV$200, sold for $240 plus buyer’s premium.