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Sale 1086 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 18-19 November, 2014

Category — Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2296
TC
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2296, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Blue Perforated Trial Color Proof (Minuse & Pratt P8-B), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Blue Perforated Trial Color Proof (Minuse & Pratt P8-B)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Blue Perforated Trial Color Proof (Minuse & Pratt P8-B). From the American Bank Note trade sample sheet, large part disturbed gum, Fine

E. 200-300
0
2297
P
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2297, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Green, Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 11P2a), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Green, Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 11P2a)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Green, Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 11P2a). 31x36mm, fresh color, light translucent stains, otherwise Very Fine, ex Baillie

E. 300-400
150
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2298
P
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2298, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Green, Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 11P2a), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Green, Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 11P2a)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Green, Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 11P2a). 31x36mm, bright color on fresh paper, slight hinge thin, Very Fine appearance

E. 300-400
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2299
TC
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2299, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Black Trial Color Proof, with Type B and D Specimen Overprints (Minuse & Pratt 11TC3S; Unitrade 11TCi, 11TCiiii), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Black Trial Color Proof, with Type B and D Specimen Overprints (Minuse & Pratt 11TC3S; Unitrade 11TCi, 11TCiiii)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Black Trial Color Proof, with Type B and D Specimen Overprints (Minuse & Pratt 11TC3S; Unitrade 11TCi, 11TCiiii). Block of four with partial imprint in left sheet margin, top stamps Type D, bottom stamps Type B, wonderfully fresh, Very Fine, Unitrade C$562.50

E. 200-300
275
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2300
P
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2300, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Plate Proof Group (Minuse & Pratt 11P3, 11TC3; Unitrade 11P, 11Pi, 11TC, 11TCvii), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Plate Proof Group (Minuse & Pratt 11P3, 11TC3; Unitrade 11P, 11Pi, 11TC, 11TCvii)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2c Plate Proof Group (Minuse & Pratt 11P3, 11TC3; Unitrade 11P, 11Pi, 11TC, 11TCvii). Eight items, issued color in two singles, three pairs and a block of four, in distinctively different shades incl. a pair in the listed Dark Green, singles in the two listed trial colors, plus the Orange in an imprint block of four, three items mounted on card, full to mostly large margins, Very Fine group, Unitrade as singles C$975.00

E. 300-400
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2301
TC
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2301, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 10c Black Trial Color Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 12TC1a), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 10c Black Trial Color Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 12TC1a)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 10c Black Trial Color Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 12TC1a). 27x33mm, exceptionally fresh, faint crease at top right, otherwise Very Fine, no secondary printing of the 10c die proof was made, though the die was slightly altered to make the 12-1/2c die

E. 300-400
275
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2302
TC
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2302, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 10c Black Trial Color Proof on India, with Gold Type C Specimen Overprint (Minuse & Pratt 12TC3S-Ed; Unitrade 12TCvi), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 10c Black Trial Color Proof on India, with Gold Type C Specimen Overprint (Minuse & Pratt 12TC3S-Ed; Unitrade 12TCvi)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 10c Black Trial Color Proof on India, with Gold Type C Specimen Overprint (Minuse & Pratt 12TC3S-Ed; Unitrade 12TCvi). Large margins, fresh and Very Fine, the Gold is the most elusive color of the Specimen overprints, Unitrade C$300.00

E. 100-150
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2303
P
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2303, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 10c Plate Proof Group (Minuse & Pratt 12P3, 12TC3; Unitrade 12P, 12TC, 12TCvii, 12TCx, 12TCxi, 12TCxii, 12TCxiii), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 10c Plate Proof Group (Minuse & Pratt 12P3, 12TC3; Unitrade 12P, 12TC, 12TCvii, 12TCx, 12TCxi, 12TCxii, 12TCxiii)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 10c Plate Proof Group (Minuse & Pratt 12P3, 12TC3; Unitrade 12P, 12TC, 12TCvii, 12TCx, 12TCxi, 12TCxii, 12TCxiii). Eight items on India, block of four in issued color with partial imprint, trial color singles in Orange and Blue, pair in Black, blocks of four in Dull Red, Yellow Brown, Green and Blue, large margins, the blocks have thins (usually light hinge thin affecting top stamps), Green block with tear on one proof, Very Fine appearance, Unitrade as singles C$2,750.00

E. 500-750
550
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2304
P
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2304, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Black, Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 13P var), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Black, Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 13P var)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Black, Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 13P var). Die sunk on 146x210mm American Bank Note Company index card stock, proof with imprint and "94" below, trivial staining on the card at bottom right, Very Fine, this is the only large size die proof we have seen, and it is undoubtedly unique, ex Baillie, with 2012 Greene Foundation certificate

E. 500-750
700
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2305
P
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2305, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Black, Goodall Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 13P2g), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Black, Goodall Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 13P2g)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Black, Goodall Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 13P2g). Mounted on card, with imprint and "94" below, Very Fine and rare, ex Baillie

E. 400-500
1,400
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2306
TC
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2306, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Bluish Green, Goodall Trial Color Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 13P2g), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Bluish Green, Goodall Trial Color Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 13P2g)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Bluish Green, Goodall Trial Color Die Proof on India (Minuse & Pratt 13P2g). Mounted on card, with imprint and "94" below, Very Fine and rare

E. 400-500
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2307
P
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2307, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Plate Proof Group (Minuse & Pratt 13P3, 13TC3; Unitrade 13P, 13TC, 13TCv, 13TCix), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Plate Proof Group (Minuse & Pratt 13P3, 13TC3; Unitrade 13P, 13TC, 13TCv, 13TCix)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 12-1/2c Plate Proof Group (Minuse & Pratt 13P3, 13TC3; Unitrade 13P, 13TC, 13TCv, 13TCix). Five items, singles in the issued color and the three listed trial colors, plus a block of four in Orange, two of the singles have a very faint hinge thins, overall Very Fine, Unitrade as singles C$780.00

E. 200-300
225
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2308
P
NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 1-12c Plate Proof Specimen Group (Unitrade 8P/13TC). Eighteen different items, catalogue values to C$200.00 (11Piv), twelve singles, three pairs and two blocks of four, one is an imprint block of 8Pii, two of the pairs and one of the blocks show se-tenant overprint types, there are a couple with trivial imperfections, but overall a Very Fine and highly desirable lot, Unitrade C$2,690.00

E. 750-1,000
600
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2309
nhbl
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2309, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2p Green (11), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2p Green (11)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 8-1/2p Green (11). Complete sheet of 100, with selvage on all four sides showing twelve imprints, stamps Mint N.H., intensely rich color, remarkably fresh and intact for a sheet of this age, Fine-Very Fine, this was included in Fred Fawn's exhibit to show the final product the printers produced, he searched years to find a sheet that met his criteria, this was the only intact sheet without faults he could find

E. 1,000-1,500
2,000
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2310
 
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2310, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1853, 1p Red Brown (1; SG 1), NOVA SCOTIA, 1853, 1p Red Brown (1; SG 1)NOVA SCOTIA, 1853, 1p Red Brown (1; SG 1). Light grid cancel, large margins all around incl. a portion of the adjoining stamp at bottom, beautiful rich color and a highly detailed impression, Extremely Fine Gem, an outstanding quality stamp, ex King, SG £450, Unitrade C$800.00

650
750
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2311
c
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2311, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1853, 1p Red Brown (1; SG 1), NOVA SCOTIA, 1853, 1p Red Brown (1; SG 1)NOVA SCOTIA, 1853, 1p Red Brown (1; SG 1). Pair and single, full margins to in at places, tied by grid cancels on cover from Halifax to Arichat, C.B., paying the three pence intraprovincal rate, Halifax Sep 28 1854 originating backstamp, Fine, a rare franking

E. 1,000-1,500
1,500
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2312
c
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2312, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 1c Black (8), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 1c Black (8)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 1c Black (8). Strip of three and pair tied by light oval grids on cover from Halifax to Guysborough, Aug 20 1862 originating backstamp, Guysborough receiver of Aug 25, Fine

E. 300-400
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2313
ogbl
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2313, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 1c Black, Stitch Watermark (Unitrade 8i), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 1c Black, Stitch Watermark (Unitrade 8i)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 1c Black, Stitch Watermark (Unitrade 8i). Block of six with imprint in the top left selvage, top two stamps showing the stitch watermark (which occurred when two rolls of printing paper were joined), other four stamps normal, full original gum, Very Fine, Unitrade as singles C$760.00

E. 300-400
250
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2314
c
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2314, Nova Scotia from Fred G. Fawn Collection (Continued...)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 2c Lilac (9), NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 2c Lilac (9)NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 2c Lilac (9). Tied by grid cancel on mourning cover from Bridgetown to Laurencetown, Bridgetown Dec 9 1867 originating backstamp, Laurencetown receiver, a Very Fine example of the "County Rate", includes the original enclosure

E. 300-400
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