Lot 284 Canada #116 1912 10c plum Admiral, mint never hinged, fresh and quite pleasingly centered, extremely fine. Accompanied by a 2007 Philatelic Foundation certificate grading it as “XF 90”. A lovely stamp. Unitrade CV$1,200.
Lot 310 Canada #16 1912 10c plum Admiral Lathework Block of 8. Mint never hinged, from bottom right of pane (straight edge at right), and with the three left most stamps having the full lathework (Type A). Position 100 stamp has Plate A8 inscription as well as a clear cutting arrow. A remarkably fresh block with all stamps being very fine centered, and a showpiece. (Scan a) Unitrade CV$9,000, sold for $6,600 plus buyer’s premium.