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Sale 949 — General Foreign Stamps and Covers

Sale Date — Friday, 14 December, 2007

Category — Canada

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1024
P
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1024, Canada1851-64, 3p Red, Plate Proof (1P), 1851-64, 3p Red, Plate Proof (1P)1851-64, 3p Red, Plate Proof (1P). Horizontal strip of four, huge margins incl. part imprint (inverted) beneath right proof, Extremely Fine, Unitrade value

C$ 1,100
550
1025
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1025, Canada1851, 3p Red, Laid (1), 1851, 3p Red, Laid (1)1851, 3p Red, Laid (1). Large and even margins all around, neat 7-ring target cancel, Very Fine

950
650
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1026
TC
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1026, Canada1857, 6p Red Lilac, Trial Color Plate Proof (2TC), 1857, 6p Red Lilac, Trial Color Plate Proof (2TC)1857, 6p Red Lilac, Trial Color Plate Proof (2TC). Block of four, large to mostly huge margins, color somewhat resembles the shade of the 6p on Thick Soft Paper (No. 10), Extremely Fine, Unitrade value

C$ 1,100
450
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1027
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1027, Canada1857, 3p Red, Wove (4), 1857, 3p Red, Wove (4)1857, 3p Red, Wove (4). Huge margins all around incl. part of adjoining stamps at top and left, neat "21" in target cancel, showing noticeable short transfer at right, tiny corner crease at bottom right, otherwise Extremely Fine

200
400
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1028
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1028, Canada1852, 3p Red (4), 1852, 3p Red (4)1852, 3p Red (4). Large margins all around incl. sheet margin at bottom, rich color, neat target cancel, Extremely Fine

200
180
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1029
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1029, Canada1852, 3p Red (4), 1852, 3p Red (4)1852, 3p Red (4). Horizontal pair, large to huge margins all around incl. bottom right corner sheet margin, fresh and bright color, two light strikes of target cancels, also part of red "Canada" in arc, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb pair

400
550
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1030
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1030, Canada1852, 3p Brown Red, Wove (4a), 1852, 3p Brown Red, Wove (4a)1852, 3p Brown Red, Wove (4a). Large margins all around, deep rich color, neat grid cancel, Extremely Fine

225
160
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1031
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1031, Canada1855, 6p Slate Gray, Wove (5; SG 9), 1855, 6p Slate Gray, Wove (5; SG 9)1855, 6p Slate Gray, Wove (5; SG 9). Large to huge margins incl. par of adjoining stamps at top and bottom, rich color and detailed impression, target cancel, Extremely Fine, with 1992 P.F. certificate, SG £950

1,250
800
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1032
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1032, Canada1855, 6p Slate Gray, Wove (5), 1855, 6p Slate Gray, Wove (5)1855, 6p Slate Gray, Wove (5). Huge margins all around incl. part of adjoining stamp at top, light strike of square grid cancel, fresh and bright color, Extremely Fine Gem, a beautiful example of the Slate Gray shade

1,250
2,600
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1033
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1033, Canada1855, 10p Blue (7), 1855, 10p Blue (7)1855, 10p Blue (7). Large margins all around, rich color, neat strike of "16" in grid cancel of Hamilton

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB EXAMPLE OF THE CANADA 1855 10-PENCE CARTIER.

With 2001 Greene certificate

1,500
1,900
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1034
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1034, Canada1855, 10p Blue (10), 1855, 10p Blue (10)1855, 10p Blue (10). Large to huge margins, intense color, neat grid cancel, Extremely Fine, with 1980 and 2003 P.F. certificates

1,500
1,800
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1035
Pbl
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1035, Canada1851-64, -1/2p Rose, Plate Proof (8P), 1851-64, -1/2p Rose, Plate Proof (8P)1851-64, -1/2p Rose, Plate Proof (8P). Block of four, large to huge margins, Extremely Fine, also incl. Very Fine horizontal pair of the -1/2p Rose Plate Proof with Vertical Green Black "Specimen" Ovpt. (No. 8Pi), Unitrade value

C$ 1,600
600
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1036
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1036, Canada1857, -1/2p Rose (8), 1857, -1/2p Rose (8)1857, -1/2p Rose (8). Three large to huge margins, ample to barely in at bottom, tied by four-ring "21" target (Montreal) on folded insurance policy, Fine, scarce Printed Matter rate, with 2007 Greene certificate

E. 500-750
350
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1037
TC
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1037, Canada1859-67, 10c Lilac, 12-1/2c Blue Green, Trial Color Plate Proofs (17TC, 18TC), 1859-67, 10c Lilac, 12-1/2c Blue Green, Trial Color Plate Proofs (17TC, 18TC)1859-67, 10c Lilac, 12-1/2c Blue Green, Trial Color Plate Proofs (17TC, 18TC). Former margin single with part imprint, latter block of four, large to huge margins, Extremely Fine, Unitrade value

C$ 1,250
425
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1038
TC
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1038, Canada1859-67, 2c Dark Rose, Claret, Trial Color Plate Proofs 20TC, 20TCi), 1859-67, 2c Dark Rose, Claret, Trial Color Plate Proofs 20TC, 20TCi)1859-67, 2c Dark Rose, Claret, Trial Color Plate Proofs 20TC, 20TCi). Horizontal pair of each, Very Fine and choice, Unitrade value

C$ 1,000
250
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1039
ogbl
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1039, Canada1868, -1/2c Black, Perf 12 (21), 1868, -1/2c Black, Perf 12 (21)1868, -1/2c Black, Perf 12 (21). Block of four, original gum, bottom pair Mint N.H., attractively centered, Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail as four hinged singles

320
375
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1040
og
1868-75, 15c Gray Violet, Gray (29-30). Thirteen singles and two blocks of four, both blocks original gum, nine singles original gum, h.r., other four singles unused (no gum), also incl. No. 30a 15c Blue Gray, generally Fine-Very Fine

1,695
450
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1041
og
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1041, Canada1890, 15c Gray Violet, Imperforate Pair (29d), 1890, 15c Gray Violet, Imperforate Pair (29d)1890, 15c Gray Violet, Imperforate Pair (29d). Horizontal pair, original gum, lightly hinged, large even margins, Extremely Fine

1,150
1,400
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1042
og
1870-93, 1c-10c Small Queens (35/44). 18 stamps, virtually all original gum, h.r., variety of shades, incl. six 10c, Fine lot

E. 750-1,000
650
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1043
ogbl
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1043, Canada1873-79, 1c Orange, Montreal Printing, Perf. 11-1/2x12 (35d), 1873-79, 1c Orange, Montreal Printing, Perf. 11-1/2x12 (35d)1873-79, 1c Orange, Montreal Printing, Perf. 11-1/2x12 (35d). Block of four, original gum, bottom right stamp Mint N.H., Fine, Scott Retail as four hinged singles

800
225
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1044
ogbl
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1044, Canada1872-73, 3c Orange Red, Dull Red (37, 37c), 1872-73, 3c Orange Red, Dull Red (37, 37c)1872-73, 3c Orange Red, Dull Red (37, 37c). Blocks of four, original gum, one of former tiny inclusion, bottom pair of latter light crease, otherwise Fine-Very Fine

720
180
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1045
og
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1045, Canada1880, 10c Magenta (40a), 1880, 10c Magenta (40a)1880, 10c Magenta (40a). Original gum, wide margins and deep rich color, Fine

675
0
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1046
og
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1046, Canada1893, 8c Gray, Imperforate Pair (44d), 1893, 8c Gray, Imperforate Pair (44d)1893, 8c Gray, Imperforate Pair (44d). Horizontal pair, original gum, beautiful large to huge margins, fresh, Extremely Fine

650
700
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1047
og
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1047, Canada1888, 10c Dull Rose (45a), 1888, 10c Dull Rose (45a)1888, 10c Dull Rose (45a). Original gum, h.r., choice margins and attractively centered, Very Fine

475
200
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1048
og
1897, 5c-50c Jubilee (54-56, 60). Three, four, two and one respectively, original gum, two 6c slightly in at bottom one other small thin spots, others nearly all Fine-Very Fine

1,290
225
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1049
nhbl
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1049, Canada1897, 8c Jubilee (56; SG 130), 1897, 8c Jubilee (56; SG 130)1897, 8c Jubilee (56; SG 130). Mint N.H. block of four, deep rich color on bright paper, choice centering, fresh and Extremely Fine, Scott Retail as Mint N.H. singles

640
500
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1050
ogbl
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1050, Canada1897, 15c Jubilee (58; SG 132), 1897, 15c Jubilee (58; SG 132)1897, 15c Jubilee (58; SG 132). Original gum block of four, very lightly hinged, bottom pair appears Mint N.H., Very Fine, top right especially nice

800
500
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1051
nh
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1051, Canada1897, 20c Jubilee (59; SG 133), 1897, 20c Jubilee (59; SG 133)1897, 20c Jubilee (59; SG 133). Mint N.H. with part imprint at top, vibrant color, some slight creasing in selvage only, the stamp is an Extremely Fine Gem, with 2002 P.F. certificate for pair

500
950
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1052
og
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1052, Canada1897, $1.00 Jubilee (61), 1897, $1.00 Jubilee (61)1897, $1.00 Jubilee (61). Slightly disturbed original gum, rich color, Very Fine

800
300
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1053
nh
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1053, Canada1900, 2c Carmine, Booklet (77b), 1900, 2c Carmine, Booklet (77b)1900, 2c Carmine, Booklet (77b). Complete booklet of two panes with interleaving, bright color, small cover flaws

VERY FINE. A SCARCE COMPLETE BOOKLET OF THE 2-CENT 1900 QUEEN VICTORIA ISSUE.

Scott Retail as two panes with no premium for the covers

4,700
2,100
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1054
nh
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1054, Canada1903-08, 2c Carmine, Booklet Pane of Six (90b), 1903-08, 2c Carmine, Booklet Pane of Six (90b)1903-08, 2c Carmine, Booklet Pane of Six (90b). Mint N.H., radiant color, bottom left stamp small natural paper wrinkle, Very Fine example of this scarce booklet pane

1,750
1,700
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1055
S
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1055, Canada1903, 5c Blue on Bluish, Diagonal Pink "Specimen" Ovpt. (91S), 1903, 5c Blue on Bluish, Diagonal Pink "Specimen" Ovpt. (91S)1903, 5c Blue on Bluish, Diagonal Pink "Specimen" Ovpt. (91S). Mint N.H. horizontal pair, right stamp light crease, Fine appearance, left stamp huge margins and centered and an Extremely Fine Gem, very scarce

E. 200-300
225
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1056
og
1908, -1/2c-20c Tercentenary (96-103). Small wholesale lot of 29 stamps, virtually all original gum, one 7c, two each 5c and 20c, four to six each of others, somewhat mixed quality, still mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 200-300
275
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1057
 
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1057, Canada1908, -1/2c-20c Tercentenary (96-103), 1908, -1/2c-20c Tercentenary (96-103)1908, -1/2c-20c Tercentenary (96-103). Complete set tied on Dec. 3, 1908 Registered cover by Montreal Que (Sub Office No. 20) circular datestamps, the 1c value is Major Re-Entry (Unitrade 97iii), the cover has a horizontal filing crease beneath stamps and there is a light stain below the 20c value, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, there are perhaps ten Quebec Tercentenary "set" covers known, this being the only one with the 1c Re-Entry, with 2007 Greene certificate

E. 750-1,000
1,300
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1058
og
1911-25, 1c-$1.00 Admirals (104-122). Fine-Very Fine set

965
200
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1059
og
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1059, Canada1922, 1c Orange Yellow, Booklet Pane of Four and Two Labels, Pyramid Guide (105ai), 1922, 1c Orange Yellow, Booklet Pane of Four and Two Labels, Pyramid Guide (105ai)1922, 1c Orange Yellow, Booklet Pane of Four and Two Labels, Pyramid Guide (105ai). One stamp h.r., Fine, rare, Unitrade value

C$ 2,500
1,300
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1060
og
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1060, Canada1922, 2c Yellow Green, Booklet Pane of Four and Two Labels, Pyramid Guide (107bi), 1922, 2c Yellow Green, Booklet Pane of Four and Two Labels, Pyramid Guide (107bi)1922, 2c Yellow Green, Booklet Pane of Four and Two Labels, Pyramid Guide (107bi). Top pair h.r., Fine-Very Fine, rare, Unitrade value for Fine

C$ 3,000
1,600
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1061
og
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1061, Canada1926, 2c on 3c Carmine, Double and Triple Surcharges (139b, 140b), 1926, 2c on 3c Carmine, Double and Triple Surcharges (139b, 140b)1926, 2c on 3c Carmine, Double and Triple Surcharges (139b, 140b). Former Mint N.H. horizontal pair with top left selvage, latter lightly hinged, Fine-Very Fine, No. 140b with 1950 P.F. certificate and states the surcharge is quadruple rather than triple, Scott Retail as hinged

600
425
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1062
P
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1062, Canada1928-29, 1c Orange, 4c Olive Bister, Die Proofs (149P, 152P), 1928-29, 1c Orange, 4c Olive Bister, Die Proofs (149P, 152P)1928-29, 1c Orange, 4c Olive Bister, Die Proofs (149P, 152P). Each approximately 26 x 30 mm, mounting thins on back, Extremely Fine appearance, rare

E. 400-500
300
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1063
nh
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1063, Canada1928-29, 1c-$1.00 Commemoratives, Vertical Pairs, Imperforate Horizontally (Unitrade 149ii-159ii), 1928-29, 1c-$1.00 Commemoratives, Vertical Pairs, Imperforate Horizontally (Unitrade 149ii-159ii)1928-29, 1c-$1.00 Commemoratives, Vertical Pairs, Imperforate Horizontally (Unitrade 149ii-159ii). Mint N.H. set, large margins, rich colors, Very Fine and choice, unlisted in Scott, Unitrade value

5,325
2,600
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1064
nh
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1064, Canada1928-29, 1c-$1.00 Commemoratives, Horizontal Pairs, Imperforate Vertically (Unitrade 149i-159i), 1928-29, 1c-$1.00 Commemoratives, Horizontal Pairs, Imperforate Vertically (Unitrade 149i-159i)1928-29, 1c-$1.00 Commemoratives, Horizontal Pairs, Imperforate Vertically (Unitrade 149i-159i). Mint N.H., 3c, 12c, 20c and $1.00 with sheet margin at side, 1c and 3c sheet margin at top, large margins, Very Fine and choice, scarce set, unlisted in Scott, Unitrade value

5,325
2,800
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1065
nh
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1065, Canada1930, $1.00 Mt. Cavell (177), 1930, $1.00 Mt. Cavell (177)1930, $1.00 Mt. Cavell (177). Mint N.H., essentially perfectly centered, .Extremely Fine

375
225
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1066
nhbl
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1066, Canada1942, $1.00 Destroyer (262), 1942, $1.00 Destroyer (262)1942, $1.00 Destroyer (262). Mint N.H. block of four with bottom selvage, beautifully centered, Extremely Fine

400
110
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1067
ogbl
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1067, Canada1922, 20c Carmine (E2), 1922, 20c Carmine (E2)1922, 20c Carmine (E2). Block of four, three Mint N.H., top right small thin spot, otherwise top pair Very Fine, bottom pair Extremely Fine Gems

C$ 1,002
425
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1068
nhbl
1928, 4c Violet (J3). Mint N.H. imprint and plate no. A-1 block of six and ordinary block of four, Fine lot

C$ 640
300
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1069
nh
Canada Officials. Incl. 33 different "OHMS" perfin between Canadian Specialized Nos. O231/O262, OC1/OC9 and OE10-OE11, these are all Mint N.H., also incl approximately $500.00 catalog value in regular Officials featuring a block of four of No. O27, virtually all Mint N.H., Very Fine lot

E. 300-400
375
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1070
ogbl
1916, 2c Carmine, Brown, War Tax (MR3-MR5, MR7). First three blocks of four, last two pair and strip of four respectively, some stamps Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine

1,020
325
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1071
ogbl
1916, 2c Carmine, Brown, War Tax (MR3-MR4). Vertical blocks of eight and six respectively, some stamps Mint N.H., Very Fine-Extremely Fine, the right column of the former contains three Extremely Fine Gems

365
250
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1072
TC
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1072, CanadaCanada, First Bill Stamp Trial Color Proofs, Canada, First Bill Stamp Trial Color ProofsCanada, First Bill Stamp Trial Color Proofs. Seven items, incl. four colors of the 1c and two $2.00 and one $3.00 Bicolored,

E. 200-300
160
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1073
og
Canada Back-of-the-Book. Small lot incl. Canadian Specialized Nos. MR2D (three), MR3a, MR5, OX1 (unused, no gum and used), OX3 and OX4, also incl. $2.00 Queen Victoria Red and Black "Bill Stamp" used in 1877, mixed condition, scarce lot

E. 200-300
250
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1074
og
Canada Balance. Five unused stamps, incl. Nos. 57, 59 (2, one with part imprint) and 82 (2 with part imprint at top), Very Fine-Extremely Fine

1,010
425
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