Lot 6, Canada 1850s three penny Beaver plate proof in black with SPECIMEN overprint, sold for C$489

Lot 6, Canada 1850s three penny Beaver plate proof in black with SPECIMEN overprint, sold for C$489Lot 6 Canada #1TCiii 1850s 3d Beaver Plate Proof in Black, with Horizontal SPECIMEN Overprint in Carmine, showing a short transfer at top right and left, on India paper, very fine. A scarce and undervalued plate proof. Rsv. Unitrade CV$400, sold for C$425.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.

Lot 3, Canada 1851 three penny beaver on laid paper, VF used with light re-entry, sold for $1035

Lot 3, Canada 1851 three penny beaver on laid paper, VF used with light re-entry, sold for $1035Lot 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.