2020 Spring Auctions – 30/6/2020 – 2/7/2020

103 lots
Lot 30243
Great Britain » 1854-1900 Postal History of the Perforated Line Engraved and Surface Printed Issues
CANADA: 1868 (Apr 11) Envelope to PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND with 1867-80 6d lilac pl.6 tied by London duplex, reverse with crisp arrival bs, fine destination…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31065
Canada
1852-57 10d Blue “Cartier” on machine-made thick wove paper in mint vertical pair, with large to very large margins, upper stamp with some gum loss, lower…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 GBP
Lot 31066
Canada
1857 Envelope to England franked by 10d blue Cartier, with large to huge margins, neatly tied by target cancel to cover from Quebec, with double ring cds…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 31067
Canada
1870-90 1c Bright Yellow in mint top right corner marginal block of 8 (two separated blocks of four hinged back together), showing “ONE CENT” in margin,…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31068
Canada
1889-97 2c Green in mint lower marginal part imprint block of four showing “NKNOTE CO. OTTAWA” (Boggs type 7), largely separated vertically in-between,…
Estimate: 80 – 120 GBP
Lot 31069
Canada
1889-97 3c Bright Vermilion mint nh upper left corner marginal block of 15 with “THREE CENT” in margin, full shiny gum with just the off natural gum disturbance,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31070
Canada
1889-97 Small Queen 10c carmine-pink in mint lower marginal block of 8 with “British American Bank Note Co. Montreal” imprint, slightly toned gum, lovely…
Estimate: 500 – 800 GBP
Lot 31071
Canada
1889-97 10c Brownish Red mint IMPERFORATE VERTICAL PAIR, right marginal, some light gum bends, fine and scarce (SG £750)Provenance: Ex Daniel Cantor and…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 31072
Canada
1897 Jubilee $5 die proof in olive green (issued colour) on India paper on sunken on card (86x82mm), trivial creasing at SW corner of surround mentioned…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 31073
Canada
1902 (Aug 21) 2c Postal stationery envelope uprated with 1897 Jubilee 5c and 1897-98 1c, 2c and 5c all lightly cancelled by Montreal cds, and further cancelled…
Estimate: 180 – 240 GBP
Lot 31074
Canada
1908 Quebec Tercentenary set of 8 large die proofs in issued colours (except 20c in more ‘sepia’ than dull brown), final states with die numbers (between…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 31075
Canada
1936 (May 19) Envelope endorsed “New York / Zeppelin Hindenburg”, with “Air Mail” cachet, franked with 5c pair and 50c tied by Montreal duplexes, fine
Estimate: 280 – 340 GBP
Lot 31076
Canada
1911 (Aug 10) 1c Postal stationery envelope uprated with KEVII 1c (4) and 5c all tied by “R” in oval hs with Fort Frances despatch cds adjacent, reverse…
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 31077
Canada
1927 (Aug 17) Envelope from a pathology lab in Montreal University to a pathology institute in Switzerland with 1927 Anniversary of the Confederation set…
Estimate: 160 – 200 GBP
Lot 31078
Canada
1937-38 50c Green mint IMPERFORATE VERTICAL PAIR, lower stamp mint nh, very fine and scarce, only 75 pairs ever existed (SG £700)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 31079
Canada
1937-38 $1 ‘Chateau Ramezay’ large colour trial die proof in BLUE on India paper on sunken card (104x91mm), showing finished state with die number “XG-679″…
Estimate: 240 – 340 GBP
Lot 31080
Canada
1937-38 $1 Violet ‘Chateau de Ramezay’ mint nh lower marginal vertical pair error IMPERFORATE HORIZONTALLY, very fine and rare, only one pane of 50 existed,…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 31081
Canada
1982 CHRISTMAS STAMP UNIQUE ERROR1982 30c with partly missing colours on top right example of a block of four – Magenta and Yellow were omitted after the…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’600 GBP
Lot 31082
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1860 2 1/2d Pale Dull Red imperforate plate proof left marginal pair with partial inscription, large part original gum, showing close to good margins on…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 GBP
Lot 31083
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1860 2 1/2d Pale Dull Red imperforate plate proof, no gum, fine to good margins, very fine (Scott 1)Provenance: Ex Dale-LichtensteinExpertise: Cert. Brandon…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 31084
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1860 2 1/2d Orange Rose imperforate imprimatur, fine to good margins, very fine (Scott 1)Provenance: Ex Dale-LichtensteinExpertise: Cert. Brandon (2004)
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 31085
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1860 2 1/2d Pale Dull Red imperforate plate proof, fine to large margins, vertical crease, rare (SG £10’000, see footnote under SG.3; Scott 1)
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 31086
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1860 2 1/2d Deep Reddish Rose block of 4 with each stamp cancelled by manuscript “redeemed AW”, original gum, creases, fine appearance and unusualNote:…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 31087
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1860 2 1/2d Deep Reddish Rose mint block of 4, some gum wrinkling, very fine and fresh multiple (SG £1’700+)Provenance: Ex Dale-LichtensteinExpertise:…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 31088
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1860 2 1/2d Rose, two examples with one mint part og and one unused, fine (SG £850)
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31089
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1860 2 1/2d Pale Reddish Rose mint nh interpanneau block of 16, some minor gum creasing, an exceptional multiple with fresh colour, a showpiece of this…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 GBP
Lot 31090
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1860 2 1/2d Deep Reddish Rose mint block of 4, some minor gum wrinkling, some perf. reinforcement at top, fine and fresh multiple (SG £1’700+)Provenance:…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 31091
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1860 2 1/2d Pale Reddish Rose mint block of 4, some gum wrinkling, small tear at the base of lower left stamp, a fresh multiple (SG £1’700+)Expertise:…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 31092
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 Die proofs in black on glazed card of the 5c and 10c, reduced to stamp-size, hinged on a sunken mount, both with minor edge faults with some toning,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31093
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 10c Die proof in blue on glazed card, reduced to stamp-size, hinged on a sunken mount, horizontal crease which has cracked the surface at left, scarceProvenance:…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 31094
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 5c Rose imperf. unused with small part og, very close at bottom left but not cutting the frameline, clear margins elsewhere, small thin spot, fresh…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 GBP
Lot 31095
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 5c Rose imperf. unused, very close at top left but not touching the framelin, clear margins elsewhere, couple of small paper wrinkles, fine example…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 GBP
Lot 31096
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 10c Blue imperf. mint part og (disturbed) with fine to good margins margins, fresh colour, very fine (SG £2’000)Expertise: Cert. BPA (2000)
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31097
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 10c Blue imperf. mint part og with fine to good margins margins, fresh colour, fine (SG £2’000)Expertise: Cert. BPA (2002)
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31098
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 10c Blue imperf. mint part og with good to very large margins, light vert. crease, slightly heavy hinge and some traces of soiling, a presentable…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 31099
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 10c Blue imperf. with partial bluish black oval “PAID” cancel, rough edge at right but still clear margins all around, repaired thin at left side,…
Estimate: 50 – 60 GBP
Lot 31100
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 5c Rose mint block of four, minor gum wrinkles and small thin spot on one stamp, otherwise fine and fresh multiple (SG £1’400+)Provenance: Ex Dale-LichtensteinExpertise:…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 31101
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 5c Rose and 10c Blue in mint pairs, the 10c with some minor toning and gum wrinkles, 5c fine and fresh (SG £1’200+)Provenance: 5c ex Gilbert and Dale-LichtensteinExpertise:…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 31102
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 5c Rose and 10c Blue mint/unused, the 5c with small part og, 5c unused with heavy hinge and perf faults (SG £600)
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 31103
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 5c Rose and 10c Blue with “CANCELLED” hs (type D7), part og, the 5c with straight ege at right, otherwise fine and freshProvenance: Ex Latto and Wellburn
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31104
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 5c Rose and 10c Blue with “SPECIMEN” hs (type D8) in bluish black by De La Rue, part og with large hinge remnants, fineProvenance: Ex Dale-LiectehnsteinExpertise:…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31105
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 5c Rose (2) and 10c Blue with “SPECIMEN” hs (type D5) by De La Rue, one 5c and 10c with blue hs (both with trimmed perfs) and the other 5c with black…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31106
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 5c Rose and 10c Blue with “SPECIMEN” hs (type D8) in black by De La Rue, part og with large hinge remnants, fineProvenance: Ex Dale-LiectehnsteinExpertise:…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31107
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 5c Rose with INVERTED WATERMARK in mint pair, a few slightly toned perfs on the gum, very fine and fresh (SG £3’800+)
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 31108
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 10c Blue mint top left corner control block of four with current number 27, bottom left stamp with small tear, a fresh and scarce positional multiple…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31109
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 10c Blue mint block of four, several hinge remnants with a little perf. reinforcement, fine and fresh multiple (SG £1’000+)
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31110
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 10c Blue with INVERTED WATERMARK in mint block of 24, with margin at left and stamps with wing margins at right (two faulty wing margins), hinge reinofreced…
Estimate: 5’000 – 7’000 GBP
Lot 31111
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 3c Die proof in black of white glazed card, reduced to stamp size 22.5x26mm, hinged in sunken frame, some surface marks around the periphery, scarceProvenance:…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 31112
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865-67 3d & 1867-71 perf.12 1/2 5c to $1 mint/unused group, incl.five 1865-67 3d with shades, 1867-71 5c, 10c (2), 25c, 50c and two $1, mixed gum and…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 31113
Canada » British Columbia and Vancouver
1865 3c Pale Blue imperforate plate proof, good to large margins, original gum, very fineProvenance: Ex Dale-LichtensteinExpertise: Cert. Brandon (2004)
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP