Sale 1026 — United States Stamps and Postal History, CSA, General Foreign

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 27-28 June, 2012

Category — Foreign Stamps and Covers: Canada

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1999
 
Sale 1026, Lot 1999, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1851, 3p Orange Vermilion, Laid (1; SG 1a). Horizontal pair, large margins to full, neat strike of target cancel, some slight oxidation, otherwise Very Fine, SG £1,700 as singles, Scott Retail as singles

2,000
1,300
2000
c
Sale 1026, Lot 2000, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1851, 3p Orange Vermilion, Laid (1a; SG 1a). Two singles, large margins to clear, tied by targets, red "Montreal L.C. JU 16, 1851" circular datestamp on blue folded letter to New York, red "Canada" in arc and "Paid" handstamps, vertical file fold does not affect stamps, Very Fine, scarce use of two 3p stamps to pay the 6p rate, ex Carrington

E. 750-1,000
1,400
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2001
 
Sale 1026, Lot 2001, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1852, 3p Red (4). Three singles, large margins to full, neat target cancels, Very Fine, SG £540

675
325
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2002
 
Sale 1026, Lot 2002, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1852, 3p Red (4). Vertical pair, large to huge margins incl. trace of imprint at lower left, radiant color, bold target cancels, Extremely Fine, SG £360 as singles, Scott Retail as singles

450
375
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2003
 
Sale 1026, Lot 2003, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1852, 3p Red (4). Horizontal pair, large margins to full incl. part of adjoining stamp at left, neat target cancels, Very Fine and choice, SG £360 as singles, Scott Retail as singles

450
475
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2004
c
Sale 1026, Lot 2004, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1852, 3p Red, Medium Wove (4). Large margins to clear, intense shade and impression, tied by target on mourning cover to Port Sarnia, neat "Peterboro JY 31 1857" origination circular datestamp, receiving backstamp, Very Fine

E. 200-300
450
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2005
c
Sale 1026, Lot 2005, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1852, 3p Red (4). Three covers and one cover front, each with single tied by target, used from Gananoque (front only), St. Catherine's (thin wove paper), Toronto and Montreal, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
850
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2006
 
Sale 1026, Lot 2006, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1852, 3p Red, Thin Oily Paper (4d var; SG 8 var). Horizontal strip of five, large margins to clear, cancelled by targets, Very Fine, scarce large multiple, SG £1,000 as singles, Scott Retail as singles on normal paper

1,125
1,100
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2007
c
Sale 1026, Lot 2007, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1852-55, 3p Red, Thin Paper (4d; SG 7). Horizontal pair, large margins, tied by targets, "London U.C. OC 7 1854" circular datestamp on folded cover to Kingston, faint vertical file fold away from stamp, Very Fine, ex Dale

E. 300-400
700
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2008
c
Sale 1026, Lot 2008, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1859, 10c Brown (17b; SG 36). Tied by target on cover to Akron O., also with "Akron O. 9 Sep." double-circle datestamp and "ADVERTISED" handstamp, with original enclosure which includes "Glad that I skaddled from war. I live happy and free and I have my meals three times a day and a good bed to sleep. Money or not I will stay in Canada", cover slightly reduced at right and minor wear, stamp with tiny tear and light corner crease, still Very Fine, a rare draft-dodger letter, typed transcript accompanies

E. 500-750
400
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2009
S
Sale 1026, Lot 2009, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1859, 12-1/2p Yellow Green, Plate Proof on India, Vertical "Specimen" Ovpt. in Carmine (Unitrade 18Pi). Large margins, fresh and Very Fine, Unitrade value

275
130
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2010
ogbl
Sale 1026, Lot 2010, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1875, 15c Blue Gray (30b). Block of four, original gum, bottom pair Mint N.H., rich color, fresh and Fine multiple, Scott Retail as singles

460
325
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2011
og
Sale 1026, Lot 2011, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1897, 10c Brown Red (45). Original gum, barely hinged, wide margins, rich color, Very Fine and choice

625
325
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2012
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Sale 1026, Lot 2012, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1897, 6c Jubilee (55; SG 129). Mint N.H., deep rich color, wide margins, Very Fine

575
190
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2013
ogbl
Sale 1026, Lot 2013, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1898, 8c Jubilee (56: SG 130). Block of four, original gum, lightly hinged, choice centering throughout, Extremely Fine, a choice block, Scott Retail as singles

480
275
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2014
og
Sale 1026, Lot 2014, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1897, 20c Jubilee (59; SG 133). Horizontal pair, original gum, lightly hinged, bright color, Very Fine

550
275
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2015
og
Sale 1026, Lot 2015, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1897, $1.00 Jubilee (61; SG 136). Original gum, lightly hinged, bright color, Very Fine

1,000
550
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2016
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Sale 1026, Lot 2016, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1897, 5c Dark Blue on Bluish (70). Mint N.H. "Ottawa-No.-1" top imprint and plate no. strip of three, intense color, fresh and Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail as singles with no premium for the positions

1,125
450
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2017
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CANADA, 1897-1902, 6c Brown, 7c Olive Yellow (71, 81; SG 147, 160). 14 and seven respectively, incl. block of four of each, all Mint N.H. except 7c "tacky" original gum, Fine lot, Scott Retail as Mint N.H. singles

6,650
500
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2018
ogbl
Sale 1026, Lot 2018, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1897, 6c Brown (71). Block of four, original gum, bottom pair Mint N.H., top pair small h.r., deep rich color, three Fine-Very Fine, the Mint N.H. bottom left stamp Extremely Fine, Scott Retail as singles

910
275
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2019
nhbl
Sale 1026, Lot 2019, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1897, 8c Orange (72). Mint N.H. block of four, vivid color on bright paper, bottom pair Very Fine, top pair Extremely Fine, Scott Retail as singles

2,500
1,800
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2020
ogbl
Sale 1026, Lot 2020, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1902, 7c Olive Yellow (81). Block of four, bottom pair Mint N.H., top pair lightly hinged, vibrant color, Very Fine and choice, Scott Retail as singles

900
750
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2021
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Sale 1026, Lot 2021, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1903, 5c Blue on Blue (91). Mint N.H., deep rich color, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp in every respect

550
500
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2022
P
Sale 1026, Lot 2022, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1908, -1/2c-20c Tercentenary, Die Proofs (96P-103P). Each approximately 50 x 38mm card with die no. at bottom, affixed to page with "Engraved and Printed by American Bank Note Company" label, page with some staining and flaws, still Fine-Very Fine, unusual

E. 200-300
2,800
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2023
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Sale 1026, Lot 2023, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1908, -1/2c-20c Tercentenary (96-103; SG 188-195). Complete set, 5c and 15c Mint N.H. and close on one side (5c also tiny tacky speck on gum), Fine, wide margins on other values which are Very Fine-Extremely Fine, the better 7c and 10c values particularly nice

1,401
350
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2024
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Sale 1026, Lot 2024, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1911-25, 1c-50c Admirals (104-120; SG 196/254). Set less the $1.00 value, 1c Green in a pair, mostly Mint N.H. with a couple lightly hinged, nice centering and margins, virtually all Very Fine with several Extremely Fine

2,215
650
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2025
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Sale 1026, Lot 2025, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1925, 20c Olive Green (119). Mint N.H. "F.D.-Ottawa-No.-A 9" top imprint and plate no. strip of three, hinged in selvage only, Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail as singles with no premium for the positions

750
250
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2026
nhbl
Sale 1026, Lot 2026, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1925, $1.00 Orange, Dry Printing, Pyramid Guide (122; Unitrade 122iii). Mint N.H. block of four with Pyramid Guide selvage at left, brilliant color, wide margins, Very Fine-Extremely Fine, a scarce position piece, Scott does not list this selvage variety, Unitrade value for Pyramid Guide block of four with 200% premium for Mint N.H.

5,250
2,200
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2027
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Sale 1026, Lot 2027, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1928-29, 1c-$1.00 Scroll Issue (149-159). Mint N.H. set, fresh colors, small gum skip on $1.00, 20c and 50c Fine, others Very Fine

1,463
200
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2028
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Sale 1026, Lot 2028, Foreign Stamps and Covers: CanadaCANADA, 1930-31, 1c-$1.00 Geo. V, Views (162-177). Mint N.H. set, 4c in a horizontal pair, fresh and Fine-Very Fine, the majority in the latter category

1,136
225
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