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Lot 3496

Canada St. Hilaire. C.E. Ap. 2, 1851, clear strike of red rimless postmark on light buff cover to Provincial Secretary James Leslie at Toronto, very bold manuscript. "1/4 ½ " rate, Montreal and Toronto backstamps, Very Fine and rare, mailed just before British control of the post office ended.
Estimate $500 - 750
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Lot 3497

Canada U. States/ Postage/ Paid., bold red circle and red manuscript. "10" and matching "4 ½" rate markings on folded letter to New York, red "Montreal/ Paid/ My 20/1847/ Canada" datestamp, manuscript. "pd to N.Y. Box 160" at top, file folds, Very Fine.
Estimate $500 - 750
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Lot 3498
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Lot 3499

Canada Panama to Canada, August 1850 folded letter in pale green, to St. Catherines, C.W., red "PANAMA" straightline applied by the U.S. Despatch Agent at Panama City, carried by the U.S. Mail Steamship Co. Ohio from Chagres, Columbia to New York, "30" rate handstamp in red, manuscript. "2/3" and "4½" due, Queenston U.C. postmark at lower left; edge wear, still Fine, rare usage with probably less than ten examples of the "PANAMA" handstamp known.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000

Provenance: Steinhart.
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Lot 3500
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Canada 1851-59 Issues, plate proofs on India (Unitrade 2TC//16Pii), with "Specimen" overprints, 8 different including 2TC(3) steel blue, black and slate gray, 8TC black, 9TC black, 15TC vermilion, and 16Pii black brown, one has a small thin, Very Fine lot.
Unitrade C$2,200
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Lot 3501
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Canada 1868, 12½¢ blue (28), well centered with vivid color and sharp impression, without gum, Very Fine.
Scott $900
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Lot 3502

Canada 1895, 8¢ blue gray, imperf (44d), pair, original gum, never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott $1,100
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Lot 3503

Canada 1898 Victoria Jubilee card proofs complete (50P-65P), large margins, bright colors and snow-white cards; a choice, Extremely Fine set.
Unitrade C$6,560
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Lot 3504

Canada 1897, 20¢ Victoria Jubilee (59), fresh and virtually perfectly centered with vibrant color and lightly hinged original gum; a choice, Extremely Fine to Superb gem. Unitrade C$400.
Scott $275

Expertization: 2011 PF Certificate.
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Lot 3505

Canada 1897, 50¢ Victoria Jubilee (60), choice centering within large margins, orginal gum, minor vertical nautural gum skip, never hinged, Extremely Fine.
Scott $775

Expertization: 2002 PF Certificate for pair.
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Lot 3506

Canada 1897, $1 Victoria Jubilee (61), nearly perfectly centered with unusually large margins, original gum, never hinged, light horizontal crease along bottom frameline, choice, Extremely Fine appearance.
Scott $2,650
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Lot 3507

Canada 1897, $1 Victoria Jubilee (61), crisp imression with intense color, original gum, lightly hinged, F.-V.F.
Scott $1,000
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Lot 3508

Canada 1897, $2 Victoria Jubilee (62), nicely centered with rich color, original gum with small bit of gum loss from hinge removal, fresh and F.-V.F.
Scott $1,400
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Lot 3509

Canada 1897, $2 Victoria Jubilee (62), original gum, small hinge remnant, rich color, Very Fine.
Scott $1,400
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Lot 3510

Canada 1897, $2 Victoria Jubilee (62), tied by one of two strikes Berlin Ont., Nov 1, 1897 c.d.s. on registered cover to Germany, backstamped Toronto and Weinböhla, Saxony, Very Fine and rare.
Estimate $2,000 - 2,500
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Lot 3511

Canada 1897, $3 Victoria Jubilee (63), original gum, exceptionally fresh and Fine.
Scott $1,400
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Lot 3512

Canada 1897, $4 Victoria Jubilee (64), bright and fresh with lovely pastel color, original gum, lightly hinged, F.-V.F.
Scott $1,400
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Lot 3513

Canada 1897, $5 Victoria Jubilee (65), well centered with extra large margins and remarkably deep, rich color, original gum, Very Fine and choice.
Scott $1,500

Expertization: 1989 PSE Certificate.
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Lot 3514
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Canada 1897, $5 Victoria Jubilee (65), four partial Winnipeg purple postmarks, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $1,000
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Lot 3515

Canada 1897, 8¢ orange (72), orginal gum, never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott $625
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Lot 3516

Canada 1899, 2¢ carmine, booklet pane of six (77b), tied, with 2c KGV, by Feb 9 1931 Toronto c.d.s.s on legal size registered cover to Detroit, backstamped Detroit the next day, complete unexploded booklet, Very Fine.
Estimate $400 - 600
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Lot 3517

Canada 1908 Quebec Tercentenary complete (96-103), blocks of four, bright and fresh but with gum disturbed by having been stuck to interleaving (no longer present), F.-V.F.
Scott $3,844
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Lot 3518

Canada 1908 Quebec complete (96-103), another set of blocks of four with disturbed original gum as previous, F.-V.F.
Scott $3,844
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Lot 3519

Canada 1925, 8¢ blue (115), near perfect centering within large margins, original gum, never hinged, an Extremely Fine jumbo.
Scott $80
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Lot 3520

Canada 1929, 50¢ Bluenose (158), block of four, fresh and beautifully centered with post office fresh, never hinged original gum, small translucent inclusion top left stamp, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $1,760

Expertization: 1986 PF Certificate.
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Lot 3521

Canada 1969, 6¢ orange coil, imperf (468Ac), two vertical strips of three, nicely centered with one strip cut close at top, original gum, never hinged, F.-V.F.
Scott $650 as pairs
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Lot 3522

Canada 1971, 6¢ Maple Leaf in Spring, imperf (535a), pair, original gum, never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott $950
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Lot 3523

Canada 1971, 6¢ Maple Leaf in Spring, imperf (535a), upper right corner margin pair, original gum, never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott $950
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Lot 3524

Canada 1973, 15¢ Mounted Police, imperf (614a), block of four, original gum, never hinged.
Scott $1,000
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