Lot 225, Canada 1899 two cent carmine Numeral, XF NH, sold for C$460

Lot 225, Canada 1899 two cent carmine Numeral, XF NH, sold for C$460Lot 225 Canada #77a 1899 2c carmine Queen Victoria Numeral, Die II, mint never hinged, with large balanced margins and quite fresh, extremely fine. Accompanied by a 2017 Greene Foundation certificate incorrectly identifying it as a #77 (Die I). A lovely stamp in all respects and ideal for the collector who will only have the very best. Unitrade CV$360, sold for C$400.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.

Lot 290, Canada 1899 two cent carmine Numeral, VF with Strathroy duplex cancel, sold for C$431

Lot 290, Canada 1899 two cent carmine Numeral, VF with Strathroy duplex cancel, sold for C$431Lot 290 Canada #77vi 1899 2c carmine Queen Victoria Numeral with Horizontal Stitch Watermark, used with part Strathroy duplex cancel, large margins and very fine. The watermark is clearly visible, and the catalogue value given is for fine only. Unitrade CV$350, sold for C$375.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.