Sale #36 Is Over

Lot 30 Canada #26i 1875 5c Deep Olive Green Large Queen, mint with hinged original gum. A lovely stamp with fresh, rich colour and a crisp impression, nicely centered between large even margins, extremely fine. Accompanied by a 2000 Greene Foundation certificate. Ex Jansen, Brigham. Unitrade CV$5,000, sold for C$6,800 plus 17% buyer’s premium.

Auction #36 , the Comox Valley Collection, has concluded. Prices Realized can be seen on our Stamp Auction Network listing or downloaded from our site.

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Lot 31, Canada 1868 six cent brown Large Queen on watermarked Bothwell paper, Fine o.g.

Sale 36 begins this morning with Canada and Provinces.

Lot 31, Canada 1868 six cent brown Large Queen on watermarked Bothwell paper, Fine o.g.Lot 31 Canada #27b 1868 6c Brown Large Queen on Watermarked Bothwell Paper, unused (no gum), showing complete “&” and parts of two other letters of the watermark. A fresh and fine centered stamp, rare and a great addition to any Large Queen collection. There are only five mint or used examples of this stamp recorded. Accompanied by 1988 Philatelic Foundation and 2020 Greene Foundation certificates. Ex Brigham. Unitrade CV$15,000.

Lot 77, Canada 1875 five cent olive green Large Queen with plate imprint, VF used, sold for C$877

Lot 77, Canada 1875 five cent olive green Large Queen with plate imprint, VF used, sold for C$877Lot 77 Canada #26 1875 5c Olive Green Large Queen, used with a pretty fancy cork cancel and showing a plate imprint along the whole length of the stamp in margin at left, a seldom seen stamp with these attributes and very fine. Estimate $100, sold for C$750.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.