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Sale 1169 — The Dr. Paul M. Cere Collection of Semi-Official Air Posts of Canada

Sale Date — Tuesday, 14 November, 2017

Category — Aero Club of Canada (CLP1-CLP2)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3501
c
Sale Number 1169, Lot Number 3501, Aero Club of Canada (CLP1-CLP2)CANADA, 1918, (25c) Black & Red, Aero Club of Canada, Air Post Semi-Official (CLP1), CANADA, 1918, (25c) Black & Red, Aero Club of Canada, Air Post Semi-Official (CLP1)CANADA, 1918, (25c) Black & Red, Aero Club of Canada, Air Post Semi-Official (CLP1). Tied by Aug. 31, 1918 circular datestamp on front of cover, to Toronto, bluish green flight cachet of Sept. 4, Toronto receiving backstamp, uncommonly fresh

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. RAY SIMRAK RECORDS ONLY ONE OTHER COVER WITH THIS DATE. LIKELY ONE OF THE FINEST QUALITY COVERS KNOWN BEARING THIS DISTINCTIVE STAMP.

An especially desirable cover, not only because it is unusually fresh and clean, but also the stamp and flight cachet are on the front of the cover.

Unitrade C$4,500.00

3,400
2,000
3502
c
Sale Number 1169, Lot Number 3502, Aero Club of Canada (CLP1-CLP2)CANADA, 1918, (25c) Black & Red, Aero Club of Canada, Air Post Semi-Official (CLP1), CANADA, 1918, (25c) Black & Red, Aero Club of Canada, Air Post Semi-Official (CLP1)CANADA, 1918, (25c) Black & Red, Aero Club of Canada, Air Post Semi-Official (CLP1). Tied by bluish green Aug. 26, 1918 Aeroplane fancy datestamp on back of cover, front has three 1c Green (No. 104) tied by light circular datestamps, violet flight cachet, small bit of flap missing

FINE AND RARE. ONLY 100 REGULAR PIECES OF MAIL WERE CARRIED ON THIS FLIGHT.

Unitrade C$3,250.00

3,000
1,300
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3503
c
Sale Number 1169, Lot Number 3503, Aero Club of Canada (CLP1-CLP2)CANADA, 1918, 25c Black and Red, Aero Club of Canada Air Post Semi-Official (CLP2), CANADA, 1918, 25c Black and Red, Aero Club of Canada Air Post Semi-Official (CLP2)CANADA, 1918, 25c Black and Red, Aero Club of Canada Air Post Semi-Official (CLP2). Tied by Sept. 3, 1918 Toronto duplex on front of cover to Ottawa, 2c Brown War Tax (MR4) tied by violet oval Ottawa "Dead Letter Office" and "Returned for Postage" handstamps, similar D.L.O. handstamp on reverse, along with Sept. 4 Toronto oval datestamp, stamp with pre-use crease, cover with edge faults and slightly reduced at left, Fine appearance, with 2008 P.F. certificate, a rare use of No. CLP2 on cover

4,250
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3504
nh
Sale Number 1169, Lot Number 3504, Aero Club of Canada (CLP1-CLP2)CANADA, 1918, 25c Black and Red, Aero Club of Canada, Tête-Bêche Pane of Two (Unitrade CLP2a), CANADA, 1918, 25c Black and Red, Aero Club of Canada, Tête-Bêche Pane of Two (Unitrade CLP2a)CANADA, 1918, 25c Black and Red, Aero Club of Canada, Tête-Bêche Pane of Two (Unitrade CLP2a). Mint N.H., the right stamp it tilted counter-clockwise, exceedingly fresh, Very Fine and choice, particularly rare and desirable in Mint Never Hinged condition, this being the finest quality example of this we have seen, Unitrade C$3,000.00

2,000
1,300
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