Lot 78, Canada ten cent Consort engraved trial colour die proof in vermilion, sold for C$5,382

Lot 78, Canada ten cent Consort engraved trial colour die proof in vermilion, sold for C$5,382Lot 78 Canada #16TCiii 10c Consort Engraved Trial Colour Die Proof in Vermilion, on India paper, from the composite die proof. A very desirable item for the First Cents collector, very fine. Ex Sir Gawaine Baillie (2006). Accompanied by a 2021 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV$3,000, sold for C$4,600.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.

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Lot 496, Canada group of five First Cents Covers, sold for C$1,404

Lot 496, Canada group of five First Cents Covers, sold for C$1,404Lot 496 Canada #14, 15, 17, 20 group of five First Cents Covers, 5c Beaver on 1861 cover North George Town LC to Prescott, 10c Consort on 1861 cover Montréal to Montpelier Vermont, 10c Consort on 1864 cover Hamilton to Buffalo New York (with PAID / CANADA-10-CENTS handstamp), 10c Consort on 1867 cover Québec City to Norwalk Connecticut (large double circle MONTREAL-POST-OFFICE / C.E backstamp) and 2c Queen Victoria on 1866 cover Hamilton to Cayuga (probably paying the adjacent post office rate?). A few backflap tears, else a mostly very fine group. Estimate $400, sold for C$1,200.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.