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Sale 1143 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History, Featuring The Irwin Weinberg Inventory

Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 16-18 November, 2016

Category — Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3178
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3178, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1857, 6-1/2p Scarlet Vermilion (7; SG 7), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1857, 6-1/2p Scarlet Vermilion (7; SG 7)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1857, 6-1/2p Scarlet Vermilion (7; SG 7). Huge to large margins, incredibly strong color and impression, neat barred oval cancel on 1860 folded cover to Baltimore Md., well-struck "Carbonear AP 23, 1860" originating, red St. Johns and Boston Br. Packet transit circular datestamps

EXTREMELY FINE. A MARVELOUS AND CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE 6-1/2-PENCE FIRST ISSUE OF NEWFOUNDLAND ON COVER WITH BEAUTIFUL MARKINGS. ONLY 10 EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED WITH ONLY 5 PAYING THE SINGLE RATE TO THE UNITED STATES. EASILY ONE OF THE FINEST OF THIS SMALL EXISTING POPULATION.

Pratt Census No. 5. Ex Carnegie and Gilbert. With 2000 B.P.A. certificate. Unitrade C$8,500.00

10,000
10,500
3179
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3179, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1857, 8p Scarlet Vermilion, Half Used as 4p (8a; SG 8a), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1857, 8p Scarlet Vermilion, Half Used as 4p (8a; SG 8a)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1857, 8p Scarlet Vermilion, Half Used as 4p (8a; SG 8a). Bottom right diagonal bisect, large margins to just touching, tied crossing the bisect on 1862 folded cover to Baltimore Md., red "St. Johns Newfoundland 6 NO 1862" rimless originating circular datestamp, Boston Br. Pkt. transit datestamp, both on front, Very Fine, with 2000 Greene certificate, SG £4,250

5,750
2,100
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3180
ng
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3180, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1857, 1sh Scarlet Vermilion (9; SG 9), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1857, 1sh Scarlet Vermilion (9; SG 9)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1857, 1sh Scarlet Vermilion (9; SG 9). Unused (no gum), ample margins that easily clear all around, rich color and a strong impression, repaired tear at top right

FINE APPEARANCE. AN EXTREMELY RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 1857 ONE-SHILLING SCARLET VERMILION.

Unused copies are rarely available in any condition. With 2016 Greene Foundation certificate. SG £27,000. Unitrade C$15,000.00

45,000
6,250
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3181°
 
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3181, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1860, 5p Violet Brown, "CANCELLED" Handstamp (12A var; SG 13 var), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1860, 5p Violet Brown, "CANCELLED" Handstamp (12A var; SG 13 var)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1860, 5p Violet Brown, "CANCELLED" Handstamp (12A var; SG 13 var). Full margins, rich color, crisp strike at top left of the handstamp used by Perkins Bacon, minute and insignificant thin (not mentioned on certificate)

VERY FINE. A HANDSOME EXAMPLE OF THIS VERY RARE PERKINS BACON "CANCELLED" HANDSTAMP. AN IMPORTANT RARITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND.

Only one block of six was produced with this handstamp. This example is from position 6 of that block. The Jaffe book CANCELLED records just two examples, one of which is in the Royal Collection. This copy was not included in Jaffe's book, as it was discovered subsequent to publication. Therefore, it is one of only two recorded examples in private hands.

With clear 2012 B.P.A. certificate. SG value

£ 13,000
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3182
 
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3182, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1860, 6p Orange (13; SG 14), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1860, 6p Orange (13; SG 14)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1860, 6p Orange (13; SG 14). Large to ample margins, strong impression, neat grid cancel, Very Fine, SG £800, Unitrade C$1,400.00

1,000
300
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3183
nhbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3183, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1861, 1sh Rose (23; SG 23), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1861, 1sh Rose (23; SG 23)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1861, 1sh Rose (23; SG 23). Mint N.H. complete sheet of 20, couple hinges in the selvage only, deep rich color, horizontal crease at top and light peripheral gum toning both well away from stamps, Extremely Fine, ex Dr. Cheung, catalogued as singles, SG £1,000 as hinged, Unitrade C$2,400.00

1,700
500
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3184
ogbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3184, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1880-96, 1c Gray Brown (42; SG 44), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1880-96, 1c Gray Brown (42; SG 44)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1880-96, 1c Gray Brown (42; SG 44). Block of 30 (5x6), large part original gum which has been slightly sweated, lovely fresh color, overall excellent centering, Very Fine, a scarce multiple, ex Baillie, catalogued as singles, SG £1,500, Unitrade C$2,700

1,800
425
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3185
Pbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3185, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1897, 1c-60c Anniversary of Cabot's Discovery, Plate Proofs on India (61P-74P; SG 66P-79P), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1897, 1c-60c Anniversary of Cabot's Discovery, Plate Proofs on India (61P-74P; SG 66P-79P)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1897, 1c-60c Anniversary of Cabot's Discovery, Plate Proofs on India (61P-74P; SG 66P-79P). Blocks of four which have been mounted on card, large balanced margins, incredibly bright and fresh colors throughout, Extremely Fine, ex Baillie, Unitrade as singles

C$ 3,100
700
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3186
ogbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3186, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1897, 1c on 3c Gray Lilac, Types I-III (77a; SG 80-82), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1897, 1c on 3c Gray Lilac, Types I-III (77a; SG 80-82)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1897, 1c on 3c Gray Lilac, Types I-III (77a; SG 80-82). Se-tenant block of four, top stamps Ty. I, bottom left Ty. II and bottom right Ty. III, original gum (pos. 2 showing streak thru gum), h.r., excellent centering, gum crease along bottom and light vertical bend across left pair, Very Fine appearance, SG £930 as singles, Unitrade C$2,850.00

1,750
400
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3187
Pbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3187, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1897-1901, -1/2c-5c Royal Family, Plate Proofs on Card (78P/85P; SG 83P/90P), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1897-1901, -1/2c-5c Royal Family, Plate Proofs on Card (78P/85P; SG 83P/90P)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1897-1901, -1/2c-5c Royal Family, Plate Proofs on Card (78P/85P; SG 83P/90P). Blocks of four in the six issued values, large balanced margins, vivid colors and impressions, Extremely Fine, ex Baillie, Unitrade as singles

C$ 1,800
475
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3188
nhbl
NEWFOUNDLAND, 1897-1901, 2c Orange (81; SG 86). Complete sheet of 100 with full selvage all around, incredibly fresh and Very Fine, ex Baillie, catalogued as singles, SG £1,000, Unitrade C$2,000.00

1,400
250
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3189
nh
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3189, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1932, 2c Green, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Between (186d), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1932, 2c Green, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Between (186d)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1932, 2c Green, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Between (186d). Mint N.H., extraordinarily bright and fresh, Very Fine and choice, Unitrade C$300.00

225
170
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3190
nhbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3190, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1932-37, 14c Intense Black, Imperforate (194a; SG 216a), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1932-37, 14c Intense Black, Imperforate (194a; SG 216a)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1932-37, 14c Intense Black, Imperforate (194a; SG 216a). Four Mint N.H. blocks of four from each corner of the sheet with full sheet margins, intense shades, top right and bottom right with gum skips (which we catalogue as hinged blocks as a result), couple creases confined to margin only, Very Fine, ex Baillie, catalogued as singles, SG £1,280, Unitrade C$2,000.00

1,220
550
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3191
nh
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3191, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1941-44, 5c Violet, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Vertically (257b), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1941-44, 5c Violet, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Vertically (257b)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1941-44, 5c Violet, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Vertically (257b). Mint N.H., fresh color, light horizontal bend, otherwise Very Fine, Unitrade C$900.00

575
325
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3192
ogbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3192, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1919, $1.00 on 50c Scarlet, Air Post (C2, C2a, C2b), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1919, $1.00 on 50c Scarlet, Air Post (C2, C2a, C2b)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1919, $1.00 on 50c Scarlet, Air Post (C2, C2a, C2b). Block of four, containing normal (pos. 2-3), without comma (pos. 1) and without comma & period (pos. 4), pos. 3 Mint N.H., others h.r., excellent centering, fresh and Very Fine, Unitrade C$1,880.00

1,290
500
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3193
ogbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3193, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1919, $1.00 on 15c Scarlet, Air Post (C2, C2a, C2b), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1919, $1.00 on 15c Scarlet, Air Post (C2, C2a, C2b)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1919, $1.00 on 15c Scarlet, Air Post (C2, C2a, C2b). Block of four, containing normal (pos. 1), without comma (pos. 3-4) and without comma & period (pos. 2), pos. 4 Mint N.H., others lightly hinged, brilliant color, Very Fine, signed Kessler, catalogued as singles, Unitrade C$1,940.00

1,275
500
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3194
ogbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3194, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1919, $1.00 on 50c Scarlet, Air Post (C2, C2a), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1919, $1.00 on 50c Scarlet, Air Post (C2, C2a)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1919, $1.00 on 50c Scarlet, Air Post (C2, C2a). Block of four, containing normal (pos. 2-3) and without comma (pos. 1, 4), bottom pair Mint N.H., top pair with small h.r., well-centered, bright color, Very Fine, Unitrade C$1,890.00

1,200
550
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3195
nh
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3195, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1921, 35c Red, Halifax Air Post, 1-1/2mm Spacing, "1" Below "f" (C3j; SG 148h), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1921, 35c Red, Halifax Air Post, 1-1/2mm Spacing, "1" Below "f" (C3j; SG 148h)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1921, 35c Red, Halifax Air Post, 1-1/2mm Spacing, "1" Below "f" (C3j; SG 148h). Mint N.H., remarkably wide margins, lovely rich color on fresh white paper, Extremely Fine Gem, this variety occurs only once in the setting, ex Killien, Unitrade C$1,200.00

700
325
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3196°
og
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3196, Canadian Provinces - NewfoundlandNEWFOUNDLAND, 1930, 50c on 36c Olive Green, Columbia Air Post (C5; SG 191), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1930, 50c on 36c Olive Green, Columbia Air Post (C5; SG 191)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1930, 50c on 36c Olive Green, Columbia Air Post (C5; SG 191). Position 3 in the setting, lightly hinged, deep intense color on fresh paper

FINE. A PARTICULARLY FRESH EXAMPLE OF THE 1930 COLUMBIA AIR POST.

The Newfoundland government overprinted 300 copies of the 36c "Caribou" issue for use on this flight. Only 100 were actually used: 65 from St. John's and 35 from Harbour Grace. After flying 2,650 miles, the plane was forced down at Tresco Island, off the coast of England. The "Columbia" was able to finish the flight, landing at Croydon Airport on October 13.

Signed several times including F.J. Field. With 1990 Holcombe certificate. SG £6,500.

9,500
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