VERY FINE APPEARANCE. AN ATTRACTIVE YET AFFORDABLE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 1851 ONE-SHILLING BRIGHT VIOLET.
We have offered only four other unused examples since keeping computerized records.
With 1984 Greene Foundation certificate. SG £22,000. Unitrade C$30,000.00
VERY FINE APPEARING COMPOUND DIE PROOF OF BOTH 5-CENT AND 10-CENT VALUES, EXCEPTIONALLY RARE AS MOST EXAMPLES HAVE BEEN CUT DOWN TO SINGLES.
Connell, a provincial postmaster, had his own portrait engraved on the 5c stamp instead of Queen Victoria, once this was discovered the entire printing of the Connell stamp was seized and destroyed although a few escaped destruction and today are very rare and much sought-after stamps.
Ex Baillie. Unitrade value
VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A HANDSOME AND VERY RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 1857 2-PENCE SCARLET VERMILION.
We have offered only two other unused (with or without gum) since keeping computerized records.
Ex Gibralter and Gross. Signed E. Diena and Calves. With 1992 Brandon and 1996 Greene Foundation certificates. SG £25,000. Unitrade C$25,000.00
VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A FRESH AND HIGHLY DESIRABLE USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1857 4-PENCE SCARLET VERMILION.
SG £3,500. Unitrade C$7,000.00
A RARE FOUR-MARGIN SOUND EXAMPLE OF THE 1857 ONE-SHILLING SCARLET VERMILION.
The One-Shilling value of the 1857 Series is notorious for having little or no margins around. In addition, most examples have faults to some degree. The copy offered here is one of the few four-margin sound examples available.
Ex Wellburn. With 1983 B.P.A. certificate. SG £9,000. Unitrade C$14,000.00
FINE APPEARING EXAMPLE OF THE FAMOUS NEWFOUNDLAND 1919 HAWKER AIR POST.
Signed Bloch. SG £22,000. Unitrade C$20,000.00
VERY FINE. THE FIRST EXAMPLE OF THIS AIR POST ERROR RARITY, SCOTT C3i, WE HAVE EVER OFFERED. ONLY 16 WERE PRINTED.
There are six combination varieties of the Halifax Air Post stamp with the inverted overprint. We have offered several over the years, but never one with the narrow spacing and period after "1921". Only sixteen were printed.
SG £9,000. Unitrade C$14,00.00
VERY FINE. A RARE UNUSED PAIR OF THE 3-PENCE BRIGHT BLUE.
Signed Bloch. With 1988 Brandon certificate. Catalogued as singles. SG £2,200. Unitrade C$6,400.00