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Stamp auction - 10 March 2011 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 10 March 2011. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 138 - Canada
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
627    Literature
LITERATURE Postage Stamps & Postal History by Biggs (1945), Robson Lowe Encyclopaedia North America, Canadian Fancy Cancels by Day, The Warren S. Williamson Gold Medal Collection of Canadian Postal Rates 1851-1859 etc. £20 to 30 £36.00
628    M
 Used
1851-circa 1967 M & U collection in Lindner album, useful range of Nova Scotia & Newfoundland incl. some better items, Colony of Canada issues incl. 1851 3d U (4 margin), 1859 1c (3), 5c (2), 10c (3 diff shades), 12½c (2) & 17c U - plus 1864 2c (2) U, Dominion issues commence with attractive U selection of 1868-89 large & small heads incl. shades, 1893 20c & 50c U, 1897 Jubilee issue to 50c U, 1897 & 1898 sets U then fair but not complete continuity to KGVI 1949 defins & incl. some coils & bklt stamps, useful duplicates incl. registered, special delivery etc. Inspection recommended. ST.Cat. £6500+ (approx 700) £600 to 750 £600.00
629
 M
 Used
1852-1935 Extensive ranges M&U in mixed condition incl. scarce early issues with 1852 3d beaver, 6d green-grey, 7½d green & 10d dull blue - all U, also 1859 perf vals to 17c, useful large Queens to 15c with shades U, small heads to 8c, 1897 Jubilee M&U to $1 (M some gum loss), 1897-1902 to 10c & 20c U (1898 10c M), KEVII to 50c U, Tercentenary M or U, comprehensive KGV incl. coils, imperfs, War Tax opts, vals to $1, commems to $1, Airs etc. mainly U, also registration stamps incl. scarce 1875 8c M, Special Delivery & useful dues. (266) £650 to 800 £650.00
630
 Unused
1852-57 10d blue to deep blue, large margined fine unused example, SG.15. £750 to 1000 £1450.00
631
 Used
1852-57 Imperf on thick wove paper 3d red, good square margins FU, SG.18. Cat. £450 £100 to 130 N/S
632
Used (on letter or envelope)
1854 (6 June) yellow-buff envelope to Dundas, bearing 3d brown-red showing major re-entry (b42), large margins on three sides, touched at top & scissor cut in lower corner, cancelled by target cancellation with Chippawa c.d.s. in brown-red alongside. SG.8. £100 to 120 £100.00
633
Used (on letter or envelope)
1854 outer letter sheet bearing 1852-57 3d red vertical pair, complete to large margins, used 7 ring target to Bytown with Montreal despatch c.d.s, Bytown b/stamp in red. £120 to 150 £140.00
634    Used
1859-2001 good to VFU collection housed in ring binder, useful middle period sets, page Special Delivery etc. Excellent starter lot. (100's) £80 to 100 £120.00
635
Used (on letter or envelope)
1863 printed market report ex Montreal to Peterbro with 1c deep rose indistinctly cancelled; also 1861 registered E (glue stains) ex London to Goderich, franked with 1c deep rose pair & 5c deep red (perf. faults to 2 stamps). Scarce pair. (2) £80 to 90 N/S
636
Used (on letter or envelope)
1867 attractive E to Maine ex Quebec franked with fine 10c red-purple (perfs. trimmed at right) with 'target' cancel; also 1861 registered cover with (glued on?) 5c red & Wardsville c.d.s. nearby. (2) £80 to 90 £70.00
637
 M
 Block of four
1868-90 15c slate violet, scarce block of four with marginal inscription 'British American Bank No' good colour, part o.g the gum patchy & streaky (yellowish) as usual gum thins on two, SG.71. Cat. £280++ £60 to 80 £64.00
638
 Used
 Block of four
1897 Jubilee $3 bistre marginal block of four, superb colour, FU with single neat Winnepeg c.d.s. in purple, SG.138, rare & most desirable multiple. Cat. £3000++ £1000 to 1300 £1100.00
639    M
1897-1912 good to fine M selection (odd fault) from 1897 ½c, 1c, 2c, 3c, 5c & 8c, 1897-98 ½c, 1c, 3c, 5c, 6c & 8c, 1898-1902 ½c, 1c (2) & 5c, 1898 2c Imperial (2 shades), 1899 2s (2 shades), 1903 1c (4), 2c (2), 7c (2) & 10c (2), useful lot. (30) Cat. £1300 (cheapest) £125 to 150 £120.00
640    M
1926-31 M range comprising 1926 2c (both) SG.264/5, 1927 Historical set, 1928-29 Defins to 20c, 1930-31 Defins to 20c incl. extras with coils etc. (37) Cat. £340+ £50 to 65 N/S
641   Used (on letter or envelope)
Postal history incl. useful 'small Queens' covers (7), KGV 1c advertising card, airmails incl. scarce Athabasca-Fort McMurray FFC 1941, 1926 E to UK with 2c, 7c & 10c, KGVI frankings etc. (34) £100 to 120 £100.00
642    M
1935 Silver Jubilee set, 1935 Pictorial Defin set, 1935 Imperf x P.8 Coil set - all fresh M, SG.335/354. (20) Cat. £151 £30 to 40 N/S
643    M
1946-59 M collection on leaves incl. 1946 Peace set, 1949 P.12, Imperf x P.9½ (2c thinned), Imperf x P.12, 1950 without postage, Imperf x P.9½ sets etc. all fresh M, from SG.401/514. (122) Cat. £163 £34 to 45 £42.00
644
Used (on letter or envelope)
1857 3d deep red, used on mourning env. to Hamilton, cancelled barred diamond with Toronto c.d.s. at left. £45 to 60 £50.00
 
   
       
   
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