Lot 407 New Brunwick #5P 1860 5c Connell Plate Proof in Dark Brown, a perforated single on card-mounted India paper, very fine. What a lovely way to fill a usually empty spot in one’s album. Unitrade CV$300.
Lot 259 New Brunswick #5 1860 5c brown Connell, Perforated 12, unused (no gum), trimmed at left, fine. Accompanied by a 1945 RPS London certificate not mentioning the very light marks running across the middle of the stamp. A presentable example of this infamous stamp. Unitrade CV$8,000, sold for C$4,800 plus buyer’s premium.