Lot 607 Prince Edward Island #7 1869 6d Inter-Colonial Cover, mailed from Charlottetown on JUN.23.1869 and addressed to “Port Mulgrove / Straight Canso” then re-directed to “Tracadie / Bayfield”. Franked with a very fine copy of a 6d deep yellow green perforated 11½, tied to cover by grid cancels. The back shows “New Glasgow,” “Port …” and “Pictou” datestamps. Opening tears, missing part of back flap and overall aging, still a scarce use of this stamp. From the Louis Sidney Crosby Collection of Prince Edward Island. Unitrade CV$600, sold for C$550 plus buyer’s premium.
Lot 617 Prince Edward Island #9d 1868 4d black Queen Victoria Imperforate right sheet marginal block of six, unused (no gum), with “FOUP” variety on the top middle stamp. Very fine and purchased from J.N. Sissons in 1946, also ex. Earl of Crawford. Catalogue value is for three regular imperforate pairs only. From the Louis Sidney Crosby Collection of Prince Edward Island. Unitrade CV$450, sold for C$425 plus buyer’s premium.
Lot 641 Prince Edward Island #13c 1872 3c rose Queen Victoria, Perforated 12, Horizontal Pair Imperforate Between, mint with original hand applied gum, hinged and very fine. From the Louis Sidney Crosby Collection of Prince Edward Island. Unitrade CV$350, sold for C$350.00 plus buyer’s premium.