Lot 119 Canada #43c 1890s 6c Red Brown Small Queen with 5c on 6c Major Re-Entry, on the right stamp of a used pair with a Toronto (1897?) squared circle cancel. This example of the major misplaced re-entry from position B25 is quite strong and easily seen, fine. An important multiple, as only a handful of multiples of this major variety are recorded. Unitrade CV$3,000.
Lot 124 Canada #43 1890s 6c Red Brown Small Queen, a mint plate inscription block of eight, showing the complete plate inscription in the centre of the lower margin. The block has original hinged gum and is fresh, and overall fine. Catalogue value is for eight singles only. Rsv. $275. Unitrade CV$600, sold for C$425.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 118 Canada #40a 1880s (early) 10c Dull Magenta Small Queen, Perforated 12, mint with full original gum, very nicely centered and extremely fine. A very nice stamp, accompanied by a 2016 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. $850. Unitrade CV$1,750, sold for C$850.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 120 Canada #41 1890s 3c Bright Vermilion Small Queen, mint with full original gum, never hinged and very fine. A very nice stamp which is accompanied by a 2017 Greene Foundation certificate. Rsv. $275. Unitrade CV$270, sold for C$275.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 110 Canada #35 1890s 1c Yellow Small Queen, mint with full, never hinged original gum. A lovely and fresh stamp, with exceptional centering, extremely fine. A very similar example sold in our June 2020 sale for $675 plus fee. Accompanied by a 2016 Richard Gratton AIEP certificate. Rsv. $200. Unitrade CV$180, sold for C$200 plus 17% buyer’s premium.