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Sale 916 — The Leonard Beck Collection of Canada

Sale Date — Wednesday, 28 June, 2006

Category — Group Lots

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
4551
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Admiral Issue Plate Pieces. Six items, includes 1c Green with bottom imprint and plate no. 1 inverted and doubled, 2c Carmine and Green imprint and plate no. strips of four, five or ten, 3c Carmine partial imprint and plate no. A115 block of six, 5c Gray Violet part imprint and plate no. A19 block of six, nearly all stamps Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
300
4552
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Sale Number 916, Lot Number 4552, Group LotsLathework Singles and Pairs, Lathework Singles and PairsLathework Singles and Pairs. Small lot of seven items, includes No. 105 Ty. D inverted, No. 108 Ty. B horizontal pair and No. 113 Ty. D horizontal pair, all hinged, Fine-Very Fine, Unitrade value

710
150
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4553
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Canada, 1859-1950's. Valuable collection/stock mostly comprised of Mr. Beck's better duplicates, several hundred stamps with perhaps 125-150 different, includes 21 Large and Small Queens, 1c-8c Jubilees, Victoria Maples Leafs with values to 10c and Numerals to 8c, Edward VII 20c, Quebec complete from 1c-15c, some George V "Admirals" with a Jumbo 5c Blue, a pair of 10c Plum and a 50c, some nice coils also, then Pictorials from the late 1920's to 1950's with 50c "Bluenose", $1.00 Monument, Chateau, Destroyer, Ferry and Fisheries with four of the last, few Air Post, nice Special Delivery, 2c-8c Registration, First Postage Dues, War Tax with nos. MR3a, MR4b pair (no gum as issued), Officials with "O.H.M.S." 50c Logging (two), $1.00 Ferry (four, one used), used no. O15Ac missing period, "G" $1.00 Ferry and Fisheries and Official Seals Unitrade nos. OX3-OX4, there are a very few early stamps that have problems, still an incredibly nice with many stamps that would more than satisfy the fussy collector, virtually all Fine-Very Fine, well worth patient viewing, approximate Scott retail $9,000.00

E. 3,000-4,000
2,500
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4554
 
Canada. Lovely lot of 59 used stamps, 36 different from 1859 First Decimal through Edward VII, includes Large Queens complete from 1c-15c with an example of 15c Red Lilac no.29c, eight 10c Small Queens, both Widow's Weed with extra 20c and a 1c with Crown cancel, six different Jubilees to 5c, Victoria Maple Leafs and Numerals to 20c and Edward 50c (two), also a few later 1920's and early 30's high values, over 25% of the earlier issues have nicely positioned circular datestamp cancels, lastly there is a nice fresh cover with a single 5c Beaver no. 15, 1868 usage from Beaverton C.W., virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
550
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4555
 
Canada Used and Unused Collection, 1859-1989. Many hundreds in Scott Specialty album, used from 1859 to 1908 with nearly complete First Decimal issue with couple duplicates, Large and Small Queens complete less 1c Red Brown and laid papers, 1897-1902 Maple Leafs complete, Edward VII complete, nearly all unused from Admiral Issue onward with high values to 1951 almost all used, also Air Post, Special Delivery, Postage Due and Officials, some additional duplicates also in the rear of the album, apparently all of the unused is original gum, consistently high quality throughout and overall Fine-Very Fine, nice collection, approximate Scott Retail

12,400
0
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4556
 
Canada Used Collection. One volume Harris album, begins with 1859 Decimals, complete less the 10c Black Brown, Large and Small Queens, 1898 Jubilee complete to 50c less 6c and 15c, essentially complete from thereon to 2003 (no booklet panes) plus back-of-the-book, the vast majority of these are cancelled by circular datestamp and finding these was generally no easy task for Mr. Beck as he went about assembling this collection, it's possible that some are more difficult to find than their mint counterparts, Fine-Very Fine collection

6,307
1,250
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4557
nhbl
Canada Mint Blocks of Four. Over 750 on stock sheets between Nos. 369 to 1154, includes some higher values and 33 with phosper tagging, also 27 sheetlets of 25 with imperf borders generally sold in cellophane packaging, Mint N.H., Very Fine lot, approximate Scott Retail

1,500
210
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4558
ogbl
Canada Blocks of Four. Thirty-seven different neatly displayed on a stock page, begins with Victoria and Edward VII low values, "Admiral" 1c, 2c and 3c imperfs, better 12c and 20c Pictorials, 50c War Effort, 50c and $1.00 Resources, 50c Oil Wells and $1.00 Fisheries, Special delivery nos. E1 and E4, few officials including 50c Oil Wells with "G" Ovpt., very high percentage Mint N.H. and excellent quality, virtually all Very Fine, choice lot

E. 1,000-1,500
1,050
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4559
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Canada Plate Blocks. Extensive three volume collection between Nos. 231 to 1286 and some Postage Dues and Officials, appears that all are bottom left positions and that there is a very high degree of completion for different numbers, also includes some booklet panes of the same period, a lovely collection with a very high percentage of Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail for the three albums is $2,998.00 and the Unitrade value for volume one is C$3,200 vs. Scott $824

E. 1,000-1,500
500
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4560
nhbl
Canada Plate Number Blocks. Stock of hundreds in small box, Scott Nos. 231 to 838, includes some dollar values, huge majority Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail approximately $3,450.00, face value approximately $1,300.00

E. 750-1,000
750
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4561
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Canada Plate Number Pieces. Eleven different items, includes No. 139 top "A116" plate strip of three, No. 190 bottom left plate 1 block of four, No. 252 bottom right plate no.17 block of four, No. 306 top left plate no. 6 block of four, Nos. J1, J2 and J4 plate strips of three (two different of the 2c), two J32a bottom left corner blocks of four (no numbers) and MR5 block of four with bottom "Ottawa-No.-A1" plate no. imprint, MR5 strip of three perf 12 on all sides, most stamps mint N.H., one no. 139 tiny corner margin gum soak, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, mostly in the higher grade

E. 300-400
105
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4562
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Canada Modern Plate Blocks. Accumulation of hundreds in small box, mostly in Cellopaks, Mint N.H., Very Fine, Approximate Scott Retail

3,800
425
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4563
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Canada Booklet Panes Collection. Approximately 70 items in a small stockbook between Nos. 104a and 287a plus C9a, panes of three, four and six, some slight duplication, one of the No. 165b with "PLATE" margin inscription, also includes seven No. 104a on two pages, three with specialized varieties, some Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine lot

1,800
525
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4564
og
Canadian Duplicates. Few hundred between Nos. 369 to 429A mounted in 3-ring binder, various quantities, Mint N.H. and hinged, Very Fine lot, approximate Scott Retail

800
0
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4565
nh
Sale Number 916, Lot Number 4565, Group LotsCanada Modern Errors, Canada Modern ErrorsCanada Modern Errors. Seven different Mint N.H. multiples, includes Nos. 468Ca, 604a, 605a, 729a, 806a, 951a and 952a; Nos. 729a and 806a are transition strips of four and five respectively, also includes No. 952ii pair (not counted, listed only as block of four), Very Fine, Unitrade value

1,650
250
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4566
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Canada Virtually All Unused Stock. Many hundreds of stamps in six approximately spiral-bound stockbooks, first is Nos. 66/465 with no more than ten of each stamp, second is the continuation with Nos. 466/1263 and back-of-the-book, third and fourth are blocks of four between Nos. 34/601 plus back-of-the book (344 items in all), fifth is used stock between Nos. 35/1296 and back-of-the-book, and the sixth is Mint N.H. material between Nos. 85-1194a with no more than 44 examples of a few stamps, neatly presented and essentially all Fine-Very Fine, attractive stock

9,577
1,500
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4567
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Semi-Official Air Post. Ten different between Unitrade CL7/CL50, includes Nos. CL10, CL12b, CL42 and CL43, also used No. CL48, the unused lightly hinged, Fine-Very Fine, Unitrade value

429
130
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4568
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"O.H.M.S." Official Varieties. Four missing period plate no. blocks of four, includes Nos. O6a plate 2; O7a, CO1a plates 1 and 2, also includes horizontal block of six with narrow spacing (Unitrade O3i, two strips of three), virtually all Mint N.H., Very Fine lot, Unitrade value

920
325
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4569
ogbl
"O.H.M.S." and "G" Official Ovpts. Plate Block Collection. Over 60 plate blocks with about 25 different, wide variety of nos. and positions, includes No. O19 with hairlines, three of No. O23 and four $1.00 Totem Pole No. O32, virtually all Mint N.H., Very Fine lot

E. 500-750
250
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4570
og
Newfoundland Collection. Well over 200 different on pages, virtually all unused, begins with 1865-94 complete less 5c Brown (5c Black used), 1868-94 with 3c Vermilion (no gum) and 3c Blue used, 1876-79 Roulette 3c and 5c used, Regular Issues and Commemoratives complete thereafter less No. 77, Air Post with Nos. C2, C3, C6-C17, some interesting varieties are also included such as No. 100a Imperf pair, 1c, 2c and 3c 1932-37 Booklet Panes, a Mint N.H. block of nine of No. J7 with "Lue" for "Due" variety, additionally there are some duplicates and one Br. Columbia and Vancouver Is., some New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and P.E.I., essentially all unused with original gum, condition is very nice throughout and virtually all Fine-Very Fine, a highly desirable collection

8,573
4,500
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4571
og
Newfoundland Unused Classics Collection. 21 different on pages between Nos.1 to 40, includes couple shades, virtually all original gum and Fine-Very Fine

2,462
800
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4572
og
Newfoundland. About three dozen virtually all different (only four used), starts with 1865-94, few better including Nos. 31a, 73, 75 and 76, also six inexpensive other Maritime Provinces, the unused virtually all original gum, Fine-Very Fine lot

E. 300-400
290
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