Lot 131 Canada #139b, 140c 1926 2c on 3c carmine Admirals with Surcharge Varieties, with #139b (mint never hinged, fine) and #140c (unused no gum, with very light toning at left, next to the blind perforation mentioned for the record, very fine). Unitrade CV$650, sold for C$325 plus buyer’s premium.
Lot 226 Canada #140b 1926 2c on 3c carmine Admiral, showing triple surcharge error, mint never hinged with precise centering and lovely fresh colour, extremely fine. Ex-Dennis Dunn and accompanied by 1996 Greene Foundation certificate. We doubt that a finer example of this error exists. The catalogue value of this error is not aligned with other Admiral issues as the NH premium is only 50% yet there are only a few NH examples of this error recorded. Unitrade CV$450, SOLD for $800 plus buyer’s premium.