Lot 661 Newfoundland #9 1857 1sh scarlet vermilion Heraldic Imperforate, used with grid cancel. Margins well clear at top and left, to touching at right and bottom, fine. Unitrade CV$7,000, sold for $900 plus buyer’s premium.
Lot 657 Newfoundland #2 1857 2d scarlet vermilion Heraldic Imperforate, used with light grid cancel, four large margins, and deep intense colour. Extremely fine. Accompanied by a 2017 Greene Foundation certificate stating “…with a name printed on reverse” – which is a tiny Roig expert handstamp. A spectacular example of this classic rarity. Unitrade CV$10,000.