Lot 192 Canada #F1b 1888 2c Deep Rose Carmine Registration, mint with full original gum, never hinged, with deep colour, fresh and extremely fine. Accompanied by a 1991 Philatelic Foundation certificate. From The Outaouais Collection. Unitrade CV$1,500, sold for C$1,250.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 444 Canada #F1a, F1b 1887-88 2c Registration Stamps, group of three mint hinged stamps, with rose carmine and deep rose carmine shades (both Montreal Gazette printings) plus a deep vermilion (printed just prior to the Montreal Gazette printing), one very fine and two fine centered. From the Azilda Collection. Unitrade CV$875, group sold for C$625.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.
Lot 322 Canada #F1b 1888 2c deep rose carmine Registration, mint with full original gum, never hinged. A fresh stamp, perfectly centered among large margins and as nice as is possible to obtain. There are a few extremely minute gum disturbances mentioned strictly for accuracy (not mentioned in the certificate), still a very desirable stamp and extremely fine. Accompanied by a 2016 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV C$1,500.