Lot 5 Canada #1P Group of Three 3d Beaver Plate Proofs in Red, with two slightly different shades on India paper (one shows a printer’s imprint along the whole of its right side) and a third on card-mounted India paper which has an interesting vertical line at bottom centre. Very fine. Unitrade CV$900, sold for C$375.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 3 Canada #1 1851 3d red Beaver Imperforate, on Laid Paper, used with a target cancel, four fairly even margins and very fine. This stamp shows light evidence of a re-entry, especially in the E and C of PENCE, to the left of the crown at top, not mentioned in the accompanying 2017 Greene Foundation certificate. Catalogue value is for a regular stamp. Unitrade CV$1,600, sold for C$900 plus buyer’s premium.