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Sale 960 — General Foreign Stamps and Covers

Sale Date — Thursday, 26 June, 2008

Category — Canada Perforated Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1072
 
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1072, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1858, 3p Red, Perf 12 (12), CANADA, 1858, 3p Red, Perf 12 (12)CANADA, 1858, 3p Red, Perf 12 (12). Incredibly well-centered with bright color and neat target cancel, Very Fine and choice, very difficult stamp to find this well-centered and with perfs completely clear of design all around

900
2,100
1073
 
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1073, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 6p Brown Violet, Perf 12 (13), CANADA, 1859, 6p Brown Violet, Perf 12 (13)CANADA, 1859, 6p Brown Violet, Perf 12 (13). Fairly well-centered, square grid cancel, small paper split on back at top, some scissors blunted perfs at right, otherwise Fine, also incl. used No. 11 with filled thins

7,500
1,500
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1074
 
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1074, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 6p Brown Violet, Perf 12 (13), CANADA, 1859, 6p Brown Violet, Perf 12 (13)CANADA, 1859, 6p Brown Violet, Perf 12 (13). Perfs slightly in at left, strong color, light grid cancel, about Fine for this, Scott Retail values for the three Perforated Pence Issues are for stamps with perfs touching the design

6,000
1,500
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1075
c
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1075, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 6p Brown Violet, Perf 12 (13), CANADA, 1859, 6p Brown Violet, Perf 12 (13)CANADA, 1859, 6p Brown Violet, Perf 12 (13). Choice centering for this tightly-spaced issue with top perfs just touching and perfs at right ever so barely into frameline, excellent color, tied by target, "Montreal JU 14, 1859" double-circle datestamp paying the single cross-border rate on cover to Vermont, colorless embossed shield-shaped return card on back flap, trivial cover edge tear top right

FINE. A RARE COVER BEARING THE 6-PENCE PERFORATED OENCE ISSUE.

Scott Retail as a used stamp off-cover is $6,000.00

8,000
3,750
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1076
 
CANADA, 1859, 1c-17c First Decimal Issue (14-19). One 1c and two each of the other values, all with scarce cancellations, 1c with blue Prince Edward Island grid (Jarrett #943), 5c, 10c and 12-1/2c with red and blue targets (one 5c greenish blue), 17c red target and green Toronto type square grid, Fine lot, Scott Retail as ordinary cancellations

950
650
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1077
ogbl
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1077, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 1c Rose (14), CANADA, 1859, 1c Rose (14)CANADA, 1859, 1c Rose (14). Block of four, original gum, fresh color, Fine, very scarce multiple, Scott Retail as four original gum singles

1,400
700
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1078
 
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1078, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 1c Deep Rose, Perf 11-3/4 (14b), CANADA, 1859, 1c Deep Rose, Perf 11-3/4 (14b)CANADA, 1859, 1c Deep Rose, Perf 11-3/4 (14b). Average centering, strong color, readable "Montreal JY 6, 1859" circular datestamp, this is the earliest known date of use for this stamp which was issued July 1, 1859, Scott retail as ordinary used stamp

110
700
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1079
c
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1079, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 1c Rose, 5c Vermilion (14-15), CANADA, 1859, 1c Rose, 5c Vermilion (14-15)CANADA, 1859, 1c Rose, 5c Vermilion (14-15). Horizontal pair of former, single of latter, tied by 1865 Montreal rimless grid duplex circular datestamp on yellow registered cover with merchant's corner card, the 2c paying the registry fee and the 5c for domestic postage, straightline "REGISTERED" handstamp, bit reduced at left, otherwise Very Fine, scarce usage

E. 300-400
250
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1080
og
CANADA, 1859, 2c-17c First Decimal Issue (15, 17-20). 5c and 10c disturbed original gum, 12-1/2c unused (regummed) 17c unused (no gum), 2c part original gum (stained), generally Fine lot

E. 500-750
850
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1081
c
CANADA, 1859, 5c Vermilion (15). Two average singles, tied by bold targets, 1866 Montreal circular datestamp on St Lawrence Hall hotel illustrated corner card cover, bit reduced at left, also incl. two 10c Red Lilac No. 17 tied by Montreal 1867 circular datestamp on cover front with similar illustrated corner card (different printers), fairly attractive and scarce

E. 300-400
225
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1082
c
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1082, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 5c Vermilion, 12-1/2c Green (15, 18), CANADA, 1859, 5c Vermilion, 12-1/2c Green (15, 18)CANADA, 1859, 5c Vermilion, 12-1/2c Green (15, 18). Single of each tied by target on 1862 cover to Edinburgh, Scotland, ms. "Per Cunard's R.M. steamer" routing instruction, cover file fold and tiny edge nick, otherwise Very Fine, scarce -1/2c overpayment of the 17c Royal Mail rate

E. 300-400
300
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1083
 
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1083, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 10c Black Brown (16), CANADA, 1859, 10c Black Brown (16)CANADA, 1859, 10c Black Brown (16). Rather well-centered for this elusive shade, part of target cancel clear of central portrait, short perf at right near bottom, otherwise Fine, rare stamp from the First Printing and seldom offered in any condition

4,750
1,200
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1084
 
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1084, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 10c Chocolate Brown (16 var; Unitrade 16i), CANADA, 1859, 10c Chocolate Brown (16 var; Unitrade 16i)CANADA, 1859, 10c Chocolate Brown (16 var; Unitrade 16i). Average centering, incredibly strong color which is so very close to Black Brown, in addition this rare stamp has a Green Target cancel which may be unique on this stamp, light vertical crease, Fine appearance, this shade comes from the First Printing when 1,000 sheets each of this color and the Black Brown were produced

E. 1,000-1,500
1,700
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1085
c
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1085, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 10c Deep Reddish Purple (17e), CANADA, 1859, 10c Deep Reddish Purple (17e)CANADA, 1859, 10c Deep Reddish Purple (17e). Second Printing, intense color, tied by targets, "Montreal FE 7, 1860" circular datestamp on Parkman correspondence cover to Boston, Fine, striking very scarce shade

1,050
500
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1086
c
CANADA, 1859, 12-1/2c Yellow Green, Shades (18). Four single Canadian Packet Rate covers to Scotland or England, nice range of colors and attractive markings, Fine-Very Fine

1,200
500
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1087
c
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1087, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 12-1/2c Dark Green (18), CANADA, 1859, 12-1/2c Dark Green (18)CANADA, 1859, 12-1/2c Dark Green (18). Horizontal pair, tied by targets, Woodstock 1860 double-circle datestamp on cover to Scotland, red "Paid Liverpool Col. Packet" datestamp, flap tear and slight ageing, still Fine, scarce double Canadian Packet rate cover

E. 400-500
325
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1088
 
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1088, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 17c Blue (19), CANADA, 1859, 17c Blue (19)CANADA, 1859, 17c Blue (19). Incredibly well-centered with margins clear of the design all around, intense color, neat circular datestamp, Extremely Fine Gem

175
450
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1089
c
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1089, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1859, 17c Blue (19), CANADA, 1859, 17c Blue (19)CANADA, 1859, 17c Blue (19). Deep rich color, on small cover to England, tied by "London C.W. 1867" grid duplex, red London "Paid", cover scuff bottom left, otherwise Fine, very attractive example of the single 17c rate per Royal Mail Steamer (Cunard Line)

475
375
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1090
c
CANADA, 1859, 17c Blue (19). Horizontal pair paying 34c of the 51c triple rate on a large size linen-lined blue cover to Scotland tied by rimless grids, "London C.W. JA 25 64" circular datestamps, straight-line "MORE TO PAY" and ms. rating marks, some cover crease, still attractive and scarce

E. 750-1,000
425
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1091
og
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1091, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1868, 2c Green (24), CANADA, 1868, 2c Green (24)CANADA, 1868, 2c Green (24). Original gum, minor h.r., exceptionally well-centered, strong dark color, Extremely Fine, with 1991 P.F. certificate

525
800
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1092
 
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1092, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1868, 1c Brown Red, Laid (31), CANADA, 1868, 1c Brown Red, Laid (31)CANADA, 1868, 1c Brown Red, Laid (31). Fairly well-centered, deep rich color and light circular datestamp, unobtrusive short perf bottom right, rare and seldom-seen variety

5,000
1,500
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1093
og
Sale Number 960, Lot Number 1093, Canada Perforated IssuesCANADA, 1888, 10c Brown Red (45), CANADA, 1888, 10c Brown Red (45)CANADA, 1888, 10c Brown Red (45). Original gum, wide margins, rich color, Very Fine and choice

500
450
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