Lot 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 211 Canada #71 1897 6c brown Queen Victoria Leaf, mint never hinged, a nicely centered fresh stamp, extremely fine. Accompanied by a 2013 Richard Gratton AIEP certificate. Unitrade CV$675, sold for C$375.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.