Lot 723 Newfoundland #3 1858 3d Triangular on Cover, mailed from Bona Vista (SEP.6.1858 c.d.s. on back) to Carbonear (receiver on front) and franked with a large margined 3d imperforate (showing two neighboring stamps) just tied by pen cancel to small cover with red wax seal on backflap. Vertical creases and staining, still a scarce franking and fine cover with a catalogue value of $3,000 in Unitrade. Estimate $500, sold for C$1,250.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 376 Newfoundland 1923 15c Vickers-Vimy Essays in Blocks of Four, with two ungummed and perforated blocks, the first in brown and blue on white paper, and the second in brown and black on yellow brown paper, fine-very fine. Listed by Walsh as TE2a and TE3 and priced at $1,120, noting that “it is believed that a sheet of 100 was made for each of the above essays.” Rarely seen in blocks. Includes two later imitation singles of possible US origin. Estimate C$200, sold for $525 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 327 Newfoundland #7 1857 6½d Scarlet Heraldic Imperforate, mint with hinged original gum and four large and even margins, very fine. Accompanied by a 2016 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. $4,600. Unitrade CV$12,000.
Lot 299 Newfoundland #77 1897 1c on 3c Grey Lilac, with Type C Surcharge, mint with full original gum, never hinged. A fresh stamp which has a light gum bend, still fine-very fine. Accompanied by a 2020 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV$1,500, sold for C$1,600.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.