Lot 186, Canada 1875 six cent brown Small Queen, perf 12 used strip of three, Hamilton postmark

Lot 186, Canada 1875 six cent brown Small Queen, perf 12 used strip of three, Hamilton postmarkLot 186 Canada #39 1875 6c brown Small Queen, Perforated 12, a used strip of three postmarked Hamilton JUL.8.1875, from the “two dot stage”. With space between first and second stamps showing unpunched perforations, plus a small area where no perforations are visible at all. A very fine and interesting item, from the John Hillson Collections. Estimate $200.

Lot 304 — Canada 1897 six cent brown Leaf, MNH

Lot 304Lot 304 Canada #71 1897 6c brown Queen Victoria Leaf, mint never hinged with four balanced and large margins, fresh and extremely fine. Accompanied by a 2009 Sergio Sismondo certificate grading it at “XF – Superb – 95 – OGnh”. A very nice stamp worthy of the finest collections. Unitrade CV$675.