Lot 1272, Canada 1898 three cent Leaf cover with Toronto Type 8-23 Barred Involute Flag cancel, sold for C$3,042

Lot 1272, Canada 1898 three cent Leaf cover with Toronto Type 8-23 Barred Involute Flag cancel, sold for C$3,042Lot 1272 Toronto (Type 8-23 Barred Involute Flag) Die Letter G, FEB 23 (17-0) 1898 complete and clear strike tying a 3c Leaf on a corner card cover (with letterhead enclosure). Very elusive machine postmark reported used during only three hours on this day. From the Robert Heasman Collection of Early Canadian Machine Cancellations. Estimate C$2,000, sold for $2600 plus 17% buyer’s premium.

Lot 3698, Canada 1898 three cent Leaf cover to Ohio with Ashcroft Station, BC squared circle

Lot 3698, Canada 1898 three cent Leaf cover to Ohio with Ashcroft Station, BC squared circleLot 3698 Canada 1898 cover with ASHCROFT STATION B.C. squared circle, a very fine (light in places) strike -/AP 17/98 ties a 3c Leaf to a Cargile House corner card cover to Lorain Co., Ohio. One of four known examples from the third period of use (April 1898). A lovely cover, ex. Siverts and Price. RF 100 From the The Ted Kerzner Squared Circle Cancellations of Canada. Estimate $1,000.

Lot 3329, Canada 1898 cover with Forest, Ontario squared circle, RF 100

Lot 3329, Canada 1898 cover with Forest, Ontario squared circle, RF 100Lot 3329 1898 Cover FOREST ONT. a very fine strike AP 9/98 ties a 3c Leaf to a yellow Rennie cover to Toronto (AP 11 receiver on back). Small piece of backflap missing and a few small stains, still a lovely example of the only recorded cover for this hammer. Ex. Siverts. RF 100. From the The Ted Kerzner Squared Circle Cancellations of Canada. Estimate $1,500.