Lot 31, Canada 1868 six cent brown Large Queen on watermarked Bothwell paper, Fine o.g.

Sale 36 begins this morning with Canada and Provinces.

Lot 31, Canada 1868 six cent brown Large Queen on watermarked Bothwell paper, Fine o.g.Lot 31 Canada #27b 1868 6c Brown Large Queen on Watermarked Bothwell Paper, unused (no gum), showing complete “&” and parts of two other letters of the watermark. A fresh and fine centered stamp, rare and a great addition to any Large Queen collection. There are only five mint or used examples of this stamp recorded. Accompanied by 1988 Philatelic Foundation and 2020 Greene Foundation certificates. Ex Brigham. Unitrade CV$15,000.

Lot 93, Canada 1868 six cent brown Large Queen, used pair on watermarked paper, sold for C$1,579

Lot 93, Canada 1868 six cent brown Large Queen, used pair on watermarked paper, sold for C$1,579Lot 93 Canada #27b, vi 1868 6c Brown Large Queen on Watermarked Bothwell Paper, a used horizontal pair still retaining its centre perf disks. The left stamp shows nearly full “LL” of the watermark. Catalogued as one fine stamp with watermark and one fine without. An extremely rare multiple, ex. Carl Mangold and Ron Brigham and accompanied by a 1964 Royal Philatelic Society (London) certificate. Rsv. $1,300. Unitrade CV$1,700, sold for C$1,350.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.

Lot 827, Australia 1916 one pound ultramarine and brown Kangaroo, VF hinged

Coming up for sale this morning in Session Two:

Lot 827, Australia 1916 one pound ultramarine and brown Kangaroo, VF hingedLot 827 Australia #56a 1916 £1 ultramarine and brown Kangaroo, Watermark Narrow Crown Narrow A, mint with a light hinge remnant and some light gum toning at bottom, still an exceptionally well centered stamp with fresh, deep colour and very fine. [See lots 817-838 for more Kangaroos.] Scott CV U$3,250.