Lot 249, Newfoundland 1857 six and a half pence scarlet vermilion Heraldic, XF mint

Lot 249, Newfoundland 1857 six and a half pence scarlet vermilion Heraldic, XF mintLot 249 Newfoundland #7 1857 6½d Scarlet Vermilion Heraldic Imperforate, mint with full original gum, lightly hinged. A gorgeous example of this scarce stamp, with ample and balanced margins, bright fresh colour and extremely fine. Accompanied by a 2010 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV $12,000.

Lot 274, Newfoundland 1857 6-1/2 pence scarlet vermilion, XF mint

Lot 274, Newfoundland 1857 6-1/2 pence scarlet vermilion, XF mintLot 274 Newfoundland #7 1857 6½d scarlet vermilion Heraldic Imperforate, mint with full original gum, very lightly hinged. Four comfortable margins, bright colour and overall fresh, extremely fine and scarce. There is a light pencil Alfred Diena expert signature on back, plus another next to it, also in light pencil. A lovely stamp, accompanied by a 1986 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV$12,000.