Sale 1243 — The Scarsdale Collection, Part 11: British North America

Sale Date — Wednesday, 20 October, 2021

Category — 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
609
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Sale 1243, Lot 609, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1911-23, 1c-3c Admirals (104e-109). Mint N.H., 1c Yellow Green shade (104e), exceptional group of six singles, each chosen individually for their outstanding centering with wide and Jumbo margins, brilliant colors, Extremely Fine Gems, a surprisingly challenging group in this superb quality, 104e and 106 with 2014 and 2007 Greene Foundation certificates, 105, 107-109 each with 2007-2011 P.F. certificates (105 and 109 graded XF-Superb 95), Scott $362.50, Unitrade C$750.00

E. 400-500
800
610
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Sale 1243, Lot 610, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1925, 4c Yellow Ocher, Dry Printing (110d). Mint N.H., flawless centering, wonderfully wide margins, lovely rich color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2012 P.F. certificate (XF-Superb 95), Scott $130.00, Unitrade C$240.00

E. 150-200
250
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611
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Sale 1243, Lot 611, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1912, 5c Dark Blue (111). Mint N.H., magnificent centering with particularly wide margins, deep luxuriant color and superb impression on bright white paper, Extremely Fine Gem, rarely encountered in this quality, with 2008 P.F. certificate (XF-Superb 95), Scott $450.00, Unitrade C$900.00

E. 500-750
2,600
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612
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Sale 1243, Lot 612, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1924, 5c Violet, Thin Paper (112a). Mint N.H., perfectly centered with wide margins, beautiful intense shade, sharp impression on distinctively thin paper, Extremely Fine Gem, a stamp for the perfectionist, with 2007 P.F. certificate (Superb 98), Scott $87.50, Unitrade C$150.00

E. 300-400
275
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613
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Sale 1243, Lot 613, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1912, 7c Yellow Ocher (113). Mint N.H., particularly wide margins, excellent centering, bold color, Extremely Fine, with 2008 P.F. certificate (XF 90), Scott $130.00, Unitrade C$240.00

E. 150-200
160
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614
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Sale 1243, Lot 614, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1924-25, 7c Red Brown, 8c Blue (114-115). Mint N.H., each with exceptional centering, 8c Blue with particularly Jumbo margins, bold colors, Extremely Fine Gems, 8c ex "Crossings", 8c with 1992 Greene Foundation and 2009 P.F. certificates, Scott $147.50, Unitrade C$285.00

E. 200-300
350
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615
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Sale 1243, Lot 615, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1912, 10c Deep Brown Purple (116). Mint N.H., impressively centering with impressively wide margins, deep rich shade on fresh paper, Extremely Fine Gem, the 10c Admiral is surprisingly rare to find in such choice Mint N.H. condition, ex "Crossings", with 1997 Greene Foundation and 2009 P.F. certificates (XF-Superb 95), Scott $700.00, Unitrade C$1,200.00

E. 750-1,000
2,200
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616
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Sale 1243, Lot 616, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1922-25, 10c Light Blue (Wet Printing), 10c Bister Brown (Dry Printing) (117ii-118). Mint N.H., both examples with impressive centering and wide margins, deep rich colors on fresh paper, Extremely Fine Gems, No. 117ii with 2008 P.F. certificate (XF-Superb 95), No. 118 with 2017 Greene Foundation certificate, Scott $215.00, Unitrade C$420.00

E. 200-300
500
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617
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Sale 1243, Lot 617, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1925, 20c Olive Green, Dry Printing, Retouched Vertical Line in Upper Right Spandrel (Unitrade 119iv). Mint N.H., flawlessly centered with Jumbo margins, lovely deep shade on bright paper, Extremely Fine Gem, an exceptional example of this variety, with 2017 Greene Foundation certificate, Scott as normal $275.00, Unitrade C$540.00

E. 400-500
1,000
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618
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Sale 1243, Lot 618, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1925, 50c Brown Black, Dry Printing (120). Mint N.H., impeccably well-centered, wide and balanced Jumbo margins, fantastic color on bright paper, Extremely Fine Gem, easily one of the finest examples of this stamp we have encountered, ex "Crossings", with 1992 Greene Foundation and 2009 P.F. certificates (Superb 98 Jumbo), Scott $200.00, Unitrade C$420.00

E. 500-750
2,400
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619
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Sale 1243, Lot 619, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1923, $1.00 Orange, Dry Printing (122). Mint N.H., precise centering with remarkably wide margins, absolutely brilliant color on bright paper, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2009 P.F. certificate (XF-Superb 95), Scott $215.00, Unitrade C$360.00

E. 200-300
325
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620
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CANADA, 1912-31 Admiral Coils and Imperforates (123-134, 136-138, 184). Sixteen Mint N.H. singles beautifully mounted on album page, each example painstakingly sourced individually either through dealer stocks or auctions for their exceptional centering and overall freshness, Extremely Fine Gems, collectors of high quality Canadian Admirals will appreciate the difficulty and time which it takes assemble these coils and imperforates in this choice quality, accompanied by six certificates incl. Nos. 123 (2008 Sismondo XF 90), 124 (2011 Sismondo XF-Superb 95), 127 (2011 Sismondo Superb 98), 130 (2011 Sismondo XF-Superb 95), 132 (2007 P.F. Superb 98) and 133 (2009 Sismondo Superb 98), Scott $1,423.50, Unitrade C$2,473.50

E. 1,000-1,500
1,600
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621
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Sale 1243, Lot 621, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1926, 2c on 3c Carmine (139-140). Both types of surcharge, Mint N.H., No. 140 with selvage at left, impressively well-centered with wide margins, No. 139 exceptionally so, bold colors, Extremely Fine Gems, No. 139 with 2012 P.F. certificate (Superb 98), Scott $137.50, Unitrade C$300.00

E. 150-200
500
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622
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Sale 1243, Lot 622, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1928-29, 1c-20c Scroll Issue (149-157). Mint N.H., exceptional centering throughout, bright and fresh colors, Extremely Fine, a choice group, 20c with 2013 P.F. certificate (XF-Superb 95), Scott $405.00, Unitrade C$580.00

E. 300-400
375
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623
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Sale 1243, Lot 623, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1929, 50c Bluenose (158). Mint N.H. with plate "Ottawa No. A-2" selvage at top, remarkably choice centering with wide margins, intense shade and impression on fresh paper, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2009 P.F. certificate (XF-Superb 95), Scott $425.00, Unitrade C$700.00

E. 300-400
850
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624
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Sale 1243, Lot 624, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1929, $1.00 Parliament (159). Mint N.H., outstanding centering, wonderfully rich color, crisp impression on fresh paper, Extremely Fine Gem, ex Roberts, with 2007 Greene Foundation certificate, Scott $575.00, Unitrade C$900.00

E. 300-400
450
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625
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Sale 1243, Lot 625, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1930, 50c Grand Pre (176). Mint N.H., perfect centering, deep rich color on bright paper, Extremely Fine Gem, a challenging stamp this choice, with 2009 P.F. certificate, Scott $350.00, Unitrade C$600.00

E. 200-300
900
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626
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Sale 1243, Lot 626, 1911-25 Admiral thru 1930 IssuesCANADA, 1930, $1.00 Mt. Cavell (177). Mint N.H., Jumbo margins with exceptional centering, beautiful rich color on bright white paper, an Extremely Fine Gem in every regard, ex "Crossings", with 1993 Greene Foundation and 2009 P.F. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo), Scott $350.00, Unitrade C$600.00

E. 300-400
900
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