Lot 72 Canada #17a 1859 10c violet Consort, Perforated 12, used with a clean cancel from Simcoe. A lovely and extremely fine example of this used stamp. Accompanied by a 2013 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. Unitrade CV$300, sold for C$275.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.
To be sold this morning in Session One, which begins at 9:00am EDT:
Lot 66 Canada #16 1859 10c black brown Consort, Perforated 11¾, a used single from the first printing (order 1A), with ideal light cancel and very pleasing centering for this difficult issue. This stamp possesses rich colour and a crisp impression, plus an unlisted re-entry, purported to be from plate position 46 (doubling of top frameline). Corner crease at top left, ending in a small tear at top, still a very fine appearing stamp. Accompanied by a 2009 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV $8,500.
Lot 51 Canada #13 1859 6d brown violet Consort, Perforated 11¾, used with very light cancel, rich colour and fine. Accompanied by a 2011 Greene Foundation certificate. Quite an attractive stamp and scarce thus. Unitrade CV$5,000.