Lot 68 Canada #24iv 1868 2c Green Large Queen on Unwatermarked Bothwell Paper, a mint sheet margin block of six with full original gum on all stamps, with sensible hinge reinforcing between all stamps, re-attached horizontally. This remarkable block still retains its left sheet selvedge, showing the rare full imprint of the B.A.B.N. Co. The stamps are very fine centered. A rare Large Queen multiple with the six singles cataloguing $18,000 alone. Rsv. $4,600. Estimate $5,000, sold for C$10,000.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Sale 35 starts today at 10:00am EST with Canada and British North America stamps.
Lot 134 Canada #52 1897 2c Green Jubilee, mint never hinged, with four colossal margins, fresh and extremely fine, it would be difficult to find a better stamp. Accompanied by a 1997 Philatelic Foundation certificate for when it still had its sheet margins attached. Rsv. $350. Unitrade CV$150
Lot 12 Canada #24iii 1868 2c green Large Queen on Soft White Paper, used with socked on the nose Saint John double broken circle dated MAY.31.1871. A fresh and very fine stamp. Ex. Siverts and Ex. John Hillson. Unitrade $350 sold for C$300.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.