Lot 222 Canada #MR3 1916 2c + 1c Carmine Admiral War Tax, Die I, mint never hinged, quite fresh with bright colour and extremely fine. Accompanied by a 2019 Greene Foundation certificate. A lovely stamp. Unitrade CV$120, sold for C$275.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 367 Canada #MR3a 1916 2c + 1c carmine War Tax, Die II, a mint never hinged Plate 15 margin single, with bright fresh colour, well centered, extremely fine. There is a small hinge in the selvedge only, which does not detract from this gorgeous stamp. Accompanied by a 2015 Greene Foundation certificate. Unitrade CV$1,200, sold for C$1,000 plus buyer’s premium.