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Sale 1075 — 2014 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Thursday, 26 June, 2014

Category — Worldwide Stamps: Canada

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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1271, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1851, 3p Red, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 1P), CANADA, 1851, 3p Red, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 1P)CANADA, 1851, 3p Red, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 1P). Pane of 100 with double "Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson, New-York." imprint on each side, brilliant color, affixed to original card backing so without the India paper flaws normally encountered

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL AND RARE COMPLETE PANE OF 100 OF THE 1851 3-PENCE BEAVER ISSUE PLATE PROOF ON INDIA.

The 1851 3p issue was printed from plates of 200 subjects, divided into panes of 100. Unlisted in Scott. Unitrade value as singles with no premium for the imprints

C$ 30,000
18,000
1272°
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1272, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1851, 6p Red Lilac, Trial Color Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 2TC), CANADA, 1851, 6p Red Lilac, Trial Color Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 2TC)CANADA, 1851, 6p Red Lilac, Trial Color Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 2TC). Pane of 100 with double "Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson, New-York." imprint on each side, vibrant color, affixed to original card backing so without the India paper flaws normally encountered

EXTREMELY FINE. A GORGEOUS AND RARE COMPLETE PANE OF 100 OF THE 1851 6-PENCE PRINCE ALBERT ISSUE PLATE PROOF ON INDIA.

The 1851 6p issue was printed from plates of 200 subjects. Unlisted in Scott. Unitrade value as singles with no premium for the imprints

C$ 25,000
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1273, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1857, -1/2p Rose, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 8P), CANADA, 1857, -1/2p Rose, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 8P)CANADA, 1857, -1/2p Rose, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 8P). Pane of 100, with "Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson, New-York." imprint on top and bottom, double imprint at right, rich color, affixed to original card backing so without the India paper flaws usually seen

EXTREMELY FINE COMPLETE PANE OF 100 OF THE 1857 ONE-HALF PENCE ISSUE PLATE PROOF ON INDIA.

Unlisted in Scott. Unitrade value as singles with no premium for the imprints

C$ 30,000
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1274, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1857, 7-1/2p Green, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 9P), CANADA, 1857, 7-1/2p Green, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 9P)CANADA, 1857, 7-1/2p Green, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 9P). Sheet of 120 with double "Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson, New-York." imprint on each side, brilliant color, affixed to original card backing which has been folded vertically between the sixth and seventh rows, minor edge nicks outside India paper

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE COMPLETE SHEET OF 120 OF THE 1857 7-1/2 PENCE ISSUE PLATE PROOF ON INDIA.

This issue was printed from a single plate of 120 subjects. Unlisted in Scott. Unitrade value as singles with no premium for the imprints

C$ 36,000
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1275, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1859, 1c Rose, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 14P), CANADA, 1859, 1c Rose, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 14P)CANADA, 1859, 1c Rose, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 14P). Sheet of 100 with double "American Bank Note Co. New-York." imprint on each side, wonderful depth of color, affixed to original card backing so free of the usual India paper flaws, exceptionally fresh

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL AND RARE COMPLETE SHEET OF 100 OF THE 1859 ONE-CENT ROSE ISSUE PLATE PROOF ON INDIA.

This issue was printed from a single plate of 100 subjects. Unlisted in Scott. Unitrade value as singles with no premium for the imprints

25,000
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1276°
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1276, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1859-64, 10c Brownish Purple, Trial Color Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 17TCi), CANADA, 1859-64, 10c Brownish Purple, Trial Color Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 17TCi)CANADA, 1859-64, 10c Brownish Purple, Trial Color Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 17TCi). Sheet of 100 with double "American Bank Note Co. New-York." imprint on each side, deep rich color, affixed to original card backing so free of the typical India paper flaws

EXTREMELY FINE AND RARE COMPLETE SHEET OF 100 OF THE 1859-64 10-CENT BROWNISH-PURPLE TRIAL COLOR PLATE PROOF ON INDIA.

This issue was printed from a single plate of 100 subjects. Unlisted in Scott. Unitrade value as singles with no premium for the imprints

C$ 27,500
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1277, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1859-64, 12-1/2c Yellow Green, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 18P), CANADA, 1859-64, 12-1/2c Yellow Green, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 18P)CANADA, 1859-64, 12-1/2c Yellow Green, Plate Proof on India (Unitrade 18P). Sheet of 100 with double "American Bank Note Co. New-York." imprint on each side, wonderful depth of color, affixed to original card backing so without the usual India paper flaws

EXTREMELY FINE. A CHOICE AND RARE COMPLETE SHEET OF 100 OF THE 1859 12-1/2 CENT YELLOW GREEN ISSUE PLATE PROOF ON INDIA.

This issue was printed from a single plate of 100 subjects. Unlisted in Scott. Unitrade value as singles with no premium for the imprints

C$ 32,500
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1278°
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1278, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1859-64, 2c Dark Rose, Trial Color Plate Proof on India (20TC), CANADA, 1859-64, 2c Dark Rose, Trial Color Plate Proof on India (20TC)CANADA, 1859-64, 2c Dark Rose, Trial Color Plate Proof on India (20TC). Sheet of 100 with double "American Bank Note Co. New-York." imprint on each side, exceptional color, affixed to original card backing so free of the usual India paper flaws

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEATIFUL AND RARE COMPLETE SHEET OF 100 OF THE 1864 2-CENT DARK ROSE TRIAL COLOR PLATE PROOF ON INDIA.

This issue was printed from a single plate of 100 subjects. Unlisted in Scott. Unitrade value as singles with no premium for the imprints

C$ 25,000
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1279, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1897, -1/2c-$5.00 Jubilee, Plate Proofs on India (Unitrade 50P-65P), CANADA, 1897, -1/2c-$5.00 Jubilee, Plate Proofs on India (Unitrade 50P-65P)CANADA, 1897, -1/2c-$5.00 Jubilee, Plate Proofs on India (Unitrade 50P-65P). Complete set in panes or sheets of 50, affixed to original cards and so free of the defects typically found, brilliant colors throughout, large margins, -1/2c part imprint at top, $1.00 imprint and plate no. at top, $5.00 with minor corner bend and scuff outside India paper

EXTREMELY FINE. A SPECTACULAR AND EXTREMELY RARE COMPLETE SET OF THE CANADA 1897 JUBILEE ISSUE PLATE PROOFS ON INDIA IN PANES OF 50.

The Diamond Jubilee Issue of 1897 was Canada's first commemorative set. It was also the first issue supplied by the American Bank Note Company, Ottawa. The designs were by Lynwood Pereira and the portraits of the Queen were based on the famous Chalon vignette and the painting by Prof. Von Angeli of Vienna. (Bogg, p. 317). The -1/2c thru 8c values were printed in sheets of 100, while the 10c thru $5.00 values were printed in sheets of 50. Like the Columbian Issue of the United States, a full set of stamps was costly, setting the collector back $16.21-1/2. The plate proofs are scarce, with approximately 400 sets in total, including 300 sets that were released as part of the American Bank Note Company deaccession in 1990.

Unlisted in Scott. Unitrade value as singles C$343,000.00

E. 100,000-150,000
135,000
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1280, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1897, -1/2c-$5.00 Jubilee (50-65; SG 121/140). Complete set of Mint N.H, CANADA, 1897, -1/2c-$5.00 Jubilee (50-65; SG 121/140). Complete set of Mint N.HCANADA, 1897, -1/2c-$5.00 Jubilee (50-65; SG 121/140). Complete set of Mint N.H. margin blocks of ten, including 2c, 10c, 15c, 20c, 50c and $5.00 with top imprint and plate no., bright colors, nice centering, very fresh

AN IMPORTANT AND EXCEPTIONAL COMPLETE SET OF THE CANADA 1897 JUBILEE ISSUE IN MARGIN BLOCKS OF TEN, INCLUDING SIX PLATE BLOCKS.

The Diamond Jubilee Issue of 1897 was Canada's first commemorative set. It was also the first issue supplied by the American Bank Note Company, Ottawa. The designs were by Lynwood Pereira and the portraits of the Queen were based on the famous Chalon vignette and the painting by Prof. Von Angeli of Vienna. (Bogg, p. 317). The -1/2c thru 8c values were printed in sheets of 100, while the 10c thru $5.00 values were printed in sheets of 50. Like the Columbian Issue of the United States, a full set of stamps was costly, setting the collector back $16.21-1/2 for a set, or $162.15 for blocks of ten.

Following are formats and condition notes for each of the 16 blocks in the set:

-1/2c Black (50). Right selvage, one stamp with small toned spot on gum

1c Orange (51). Right selvage, slight oxidation

2c Green (52). Top imprint and plate no. 8

3c Bright Rose (53). Right selvage

5c Deep Blue (54). Top left corner selvage, part imprint at top right

6c Yellow Brown (55). Full selvage at bottom and sides, natural gum bends

8c Dark Violet (56). Bottom left corner selvage, tiny toned spot in corner of one block and in corner of selvage, minor selvage perf separations

10c Brown Violet (57). Top imprint and plate no. 19 with selvage at sides, small h.r. in selvage

15c Steel Blue (58). Top imprint and plate no. 18 with selvage at sides, small margin tear sealed with h.r., two other small h.r. in selvage

20c Vermillion (59). Top imprint and plate no. 21 with selvage at sides, tiny tear in selvage

50c Ultramarine (60). Top imprint and plate no. 23 with selvage at sides

$1.00 Lake (61). Full selvage at bottom and sides, slight gum disturbance on one

$2.00 Dark Purple (62). Full selvage at bottom and sides

$3.00 Yellow Bister (63). Full selvage at bottom and sides

$4.00 Purple (64). Full selvage at bottom and sides, light pencil mark on one stamp

$5.00 Olive Green (65). Top imprint and plate no. 25 with selvage at sides, perf separations in one part of selvage at top, perf disc adhesion on one stamp

Unlisted in Scott or Unitrade as margin or plate blocks. Scott Retail as Mint N.H. singles with no premium for the positions $230,000.00

E. 100,000-150,000
135,000
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1281, Worldwide Stamps: CanadaCANADA, 1923, 5c-5p Scadta Air Post with "C.A." Overprints (Colombia CLA1-CLCA11, CFLCA1; Unitrade 1-12), CANADA, 1923, 5c-5p Scadta Air Post with "C.A." Overprints (Colombia CLA1-CLCA11, CFLCA1; Unitrade 1-12)CANADA, 1923, 5c-5p Scadta Air Post with "C.A." Overprints (Colombia CLA1-CLCA11, CFLCA1; Unitrade 1-12). Complete set of all twelve values incl. the Registration stamp, five stamps (15c, 30c, 50c 3P and 20c Registration) Mint N.H., others lightly hinged, rich colors

VERY FINE. COMPLETE SETS OF THE CANADA SCADTA OVERPRINTS ARE RARELY OFFERED. NO MORE THAN 50 SETS CAN EXIST.

Ex Trillium. Photocopies of 1990 A.P.S. certificates for 3p, 5p and 20p Registration when they were in blocks of ten. Unitrade C$6,843.00

5,450
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