Lot 474 Canada #120b 1925 50c black brown Admiral Imperforate, a mint never hinged horizontal pair, fresh and extremely fine. Both stamps show a tiny horizontal gum disturbance, not mentioned in the certificate, which should not detract. A rare and desirable Admiral item, with only 100 stamps known, and the first example we have handled. Accompanied by a 2018 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. C$5,600. Unitrade $8,000.
Lot 1516 nh 120 1925 50c black brown Admiral, Dry Printing, a mint never hinged single, with large and even margins all around, fresh and extremely fine. A remarkable stamp. Accompanied by a 2011 APS certificate. Ex. Ames collection. Rsv. Unitrade CV$390, sold for C$350.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.