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Sale 1220 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Thursday, 21 May, 2020

Category — Canada and Provinces thru Cayman Islands

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
51
 
Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 51, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsNEWFOUNDLAND, 1927, $2.00 Red, Transportation Tax (van Dam NFT2), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1927, $2.00 Red, Transportation Tax (van Dam NFT2)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1927, $2.00 Red, Transportation Tax (van Dam NFT2). Purple handstamp cancel, pulled perf at top, otherwise a Fine example of this rare Revenue stamp, van Dam C$3,500.00

E. 400-500
600
52
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 52, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsNOVA 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). Unused (no gum), large balanced margins all around, excellent color on deeply blued paper, Very Fine and choice, with 1997 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $2,500.00, SG £3,000, Unitrade C$3,000.00

E. 500-750
650
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53
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PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND, 1862-68, 2p Rose, 3p Blue, 4p Black (5, 6, 9; SG 13, 14, 16). 2p two different panes of 60 with selvage on all four sides, 3p and 4p panes of 30 with selvage on all four sides, vast majority of stamps Mint N.H., 4p is all Mint N.H. but with offset on gum, 3p has several hinge remnants in selvage, one causing a small thin, some plate varieties, one 2p pane contains the Scott-listed "TWC" variety, quite fresh, Fine-Very Fine, not easy to find in full panes

E. 500-750
350
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54°
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 54, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsCANADA, 1857, 7-1/2p Green (9; SG 12), CANADA, 1857, 7-1/2p Green (9; SG 12)CANADA, 1857, 7-1/2p Green (9; SG 12). Large margins to clear, used with 1858 3p Red (12; SG 26), excellent centering, stamps aesthetically overlapping, tied by light grid cancels on petite 1859 cover to Eccleshall, England, neat Toronto May 2 despatch circular datestamp, red Liverpool transit and Eccleshall arrival backstamp

EXTREMELY FINE AND EXCEPTIONALLY RARE IMPERFORATE AND PERFORATED COMBINATION COVER GOING TO AN OVERSEAS DESTINATION. ONLY FIVE COVERS WITH PERFORATED STAMPS ARE RECORDED TO A FOREIGN DESTINATION.

This cover was carried by the Cunarder Arabia via Boston which is overpaid by -1/2p. Ex Brouse, Dale-Lichtenstein, W.E. Lea, Carrington and Wilkinson. Illustrated in Boggs (p. 163). With 2002 Greene Foundation certificate.

E. 10,000-12,000
8,000
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55
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 55, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsCANADA, 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 including 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 CAN EXIST.

Ex "Trillium". Scott $6,850.00. Unitrade C$8,825.00

E. 3,000-4,000
3,500
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56
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 56, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsCANADA, 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). H.r., excellent centering, Very Fine, Scott $1,200.00, Unitrade C$1,750.00

E. 400-500
425
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57
 
Canada Revenue Collection. In four van Dam albums, unused and used, much of the value in Federal issues, particularly Weights & Measures, with straightforward stamps cataloguing up to $200.00, some varieties, including No. FPS6a, useful Provincial issues, and a few Telegraph stamps, also Tax Paid and other unlisted stamps, and some on document (these were not counted in the catalogue value), slight duplication, majority Fine-Very Fine, would make a good start to collecting Canada Revenue stamps, van Dam catalogue value is about C$11,000.00

E. 1,500-2,000
1,800
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58
 
Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 58, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsCAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1853, 1p Brick Red on Bluish Paper (1; SG 1), CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1853, 1p Brick Red on Bluish Paper (1; SG 1)CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1853, 1p Brick Red on Bluish Paper (1; SG 1). Block of four comprising of two square pairs, large to ample margins incl. sheet margin at right, neat triangular cancels, one central stamp with thin spot, Very Fine appearance, ex Hudson, Scott $1,950.00, SG value as singles £1,400

E. 300-400
700
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59
 
Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 59, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsCAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1861, 4p Dark Blue "Woodblock" (9c; SG 14c), CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1861, 4p Dark Blue "Woodblock" (9c; SG 14c)CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1861, 4p Dark Blue "Woodblock" (9c; SG 14c). Large to full margins, bold color and intense impression, barely detectable diagonal bend, couple minor nicks in bottom margin, Very Fine appearance, a rare stamp, with 2015 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $5,750.00, SG £5,500

E. 750-1,000
1,300
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60
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 60, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsCAYMAN ISLANDS, 1907-08, -1/2p on 5sh Georgetown Provisional (18; SG 18), CAYMAN ISLANDS, 1907-08, -1/2p on 5sh Georgetown Provisional (18; SG 18)CAYMAN ISLANDS, 1907-08, -1/2p on 5sh Georgetown Provisional (18; SG 18). Block of four, top pair lightly hinged, bottom pair Mint N.H., bright color, couple mild gum bends, Very Fine and scarce multiple, with 1968 R.P.S. certificate, catalogued as hinged singles, Scott $1,300.00, SG £1,200

E. 500-750
900
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61
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 61, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsCAYMAN ISLANDS, 1908, 2-1/2p on 4p Brown & Blue, Provisional Surcharge (20; SG 35), CAYMAN ISLANDS, 1908, 2-1/2p on 4p Brown & Blue, Provisional Surcharge (20; SG 35)CAYMAN ISLANDS, 1908, 2-1/2p on 4p Brown & Blue, Provisional Surcharge (20; SG 35). Lightly hinged, rich colors, well-centered, Very Fine example of the key stamp of the colony, signed Champion and with 1985 Brandon certificate, Scott $2,000.00, SG £1,800

E. 750-1,000
950
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62
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 62, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsCAYMAN ISLANDS, 1908, 5sh Green & Red on Yellow, Damaged Frame & Crown (SG 32a), CAYMAN ISLANDS, 1908, 5sh Green & Red on Yellow, Damaged Frame & Crown (SG 32a)CAYMAN ISLANDS, 1908, 5sh Green & Red on Yellow, Damaged Frame & Crown (SG 32a). H.r., nicely centered, bold colors, Very Fine, a scarce example of this newly listed variety, SG £750

E. 200-300
325
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63
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 63, Canada and Provinces thru Cayman IslandsCAYMAN ISLANDS, 1917, 1-1/2p on 2-1/2p Ultramarine, War Tax (MR3; SG 55), CAYMAN ISLANDS, 1917, 1-1/2p on 2-1/2p Ultramarine, War Tax (MR3; SG 55)CAYMAN ISLANDS, 1917, 1-1/2p on 2-1/2p Ultramarine, War Tax (MR3; SG 55). Lightly hinged, bold color, Very Fine, Scott $850.00, SG £750

E. 300-400
300
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64
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Cayman Islands Unused Collection. To 1964 on stock pages, virtually complete and incl. straightforward sets, 1907-08 Surcharges (2-1/2p with B.P.A. certificate), and War Tax with No. MR3 (SG 55), some Mint N.H., bright and fresh throughout, mainly Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
2,000
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