Printable Version

Sale 731

US, British and Worldwide
Stamps and Postal History


Canada and Provinces




Lot Photo Description
Lot 57
/
Newfoundland, 1861, 6d rose (Scott 20), full pane of 20, o.g., stamps never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott $900+.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 58

Newfoundland, 1897, 1¢ type B surcharge on 3¢ gray lilac (Scott 76, 76 var.), lower left corner margin horizontal pair, the left stamp, position 41 in the setting, has a 2mm space between "ONE" & "CENT" instead of the normal 1mm, o.g., never hinged, exceptionally fresh and reasonably well centered; truly insignificant light natural gum bends, Very Fine, with a 2014 Greene Foundation certificate.
Unitrade 76, 76i; C$3,600 for VF ($2,680).
Scott $1,250+.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,800.
Realized $650.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 59

Newfoundland, Inland Revenue, 1898, Queen Victoria, 75¢ brown, strong offset on reverse (Van Dam NFR5a), somewhat toned o.g., Fine to Very Fine.
Van Dam C$375 ($280).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $200.
View details and enlarged photos
Lot 60

Prince Edward Island, 1861, 3d blue, double impression (Scott 2b), toned o.g., small hinge remnant, exceptionally fresh and nicely centered, otherwise Fine to Very Fine, with a 2010 Greene Foundation certificate noting only "discoloured" gum.
Scott $4,750.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500

A VERY PRETTY MINT EXAMPLE OF THIS RARE ERROR.
Realized $1,400.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 61
o
Canada, 1851, Beaver, 3d red, laid paper (Scott 1), faint laid lines, bright and fresh with large balanced margins and a neat target cancel, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with a 2014 C.P.E.S certificate.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $550.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 62
o
Canada, 1851, Beaver, 3d red, laid paper (Scott 1), clear to mostly large margins with strong laid lines (including a vertical vergé line) and a neat target cancel, Fine to Very Fine, with a 1995 P.F. certificate.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Realized $450.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 63
()
Canada, 1851, Prince Albert, 6d slate violet, laid paper (Scott 2), an attractive unused single with good color, three large margins and a close, but well clear fourth margin at the bottom; two faint vertical creases, a nearly invisible tone spot at the upper left and a small repair at the bottom center, the last not mentioned on the accompanying certificate, Fine to Very Fine appearance, with a 2018 Sismondo certificate noting that "much of the gum now visible has been added."
Scott $30,000 for no gum.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

ALL-IN-ALL, A MORE-THAN-PASSABLE EXAMPLE OF THIS VERY RARE UNUSED STAMP.
Realized $2,200.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 64
o
Canada, 1853, Beaver, 3d brown red (Scott 4a), exceptionally fresh with huge margins, deep rich color and a light target cancel, Extremely Fine, with a 2014 C.P.E.S certificate.
Scott $250.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $200.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 65
o
Canada, 1857, Queen Victoria, ½d rose, vertically ribbed paper (Scott 8b), light circular cancel, large margins, fresh and attractive example, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2018 P.S.E. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
Unitrade 8b; C$5,000 ($3,720).
Scott $3,750.
Estimate $2,000 - 2,500.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 66

Canada, 1859, Jacques Cartier, 17¢ blue (Scott 19), o.g., a tough gummed example with deep color and outstanding engraved detail, Fine to Very Fine, with 1984 Greene Found certificate.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $140.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 67
/o
Canada, 1868-97, small assortment (Scott 24//72), a lovely, mostly mint group of 20 items including (mint, unless noted) #24 no gum, 29, 35-37, 41, 42 (2), 43-44, 45 (2), 46, 58-59 used, 64 with smudged or smeared cancel, 71-72 and F2; all refreshingly bright, Fine to Very Fine, inspect.
Scott $6,800+.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,800.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photos
Lot 68
()
Canada, 1875, Large Queen, 5¢ olive green, perf 11½ (Scott 26), regummed, a simply scintillating example with exquisite color and amazing centering, Very Fine, with 1983 Greene Found certificate.
Scott $2,000.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $225.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 69

Canada, 1872, Small Queen, 6¢ yellow brown (Scott 39), o.g., lightly hinged, unusually bright and fresh, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $600.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 70

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, ½¢ to $5 complete (Scott 50-65), an eye-catching premium set selected for freshness, with centering well beyond what you normally see in a "here they all are" offering; mostly o.g. or part o.g., some with hinge remnants, Very Fine, these will make for a beautifully filled album page.
Estimate $3,500 - 5,000.
Realized $3,250.
View details and enlarged photos
Lot 71

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, 50¢ ultramarine (Scott 60), o.g., lightly hinged, a lovely example with sharp impression, glorious color and pristine paper, Very Fine.
Scott $375.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $190.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 72

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $1 lake (Scott 61), o.g., wonderfully fresh and beautifully centered; minor gum loss from hinge removal (not mentioned on the accompanying certificate), Extremely Fine, with a 2015 C.P.E.S certificate noting "full original gum".
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $475.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 73

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $1 lake (Scott 61), o.g., lightly hinged, wonderfully fresh and beautifully centered, Extremely Fine.
Unitrade C$1,200 ($890).
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Realized $400.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 74

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $2 dark purple (Scott 62), o.g., quite well centered and exceptionally fresh with deep rich color, Very Fine, with a 2014 Greene Foundation certificate.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Realized $700.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 75

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $2 dark purple (Scott 62), o.g., fresh and remarkably well centered with luminous color; faint vertical crease, Extremely Fine appearance.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $275.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 76

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $2 dark purple (Scott 62), slightly disturbed o.g., fresh and attractive appearance, large margins; nibbed perforation at bottom, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Unitrade 62; C$2,000 ($1,490).
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $250.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 77

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $3 yellow bister (Scott 63), o.g., very lightly hinged, fresh and bright with luminous color, Fine to Very Fine, signed Bühler, with a 2019 Greene Foundation certificate.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $750.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 78

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $3 yellow bister (Scott 63), o.g., very lightly hinged, rich color and mind-blowing centering for this notoriously off-center stamp, Very Fine.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $450.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 79

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $3 yellow bister (Scott 63), bright, fresh and nearly perfectly centered; small, shallow hinge thin, Extremely Fine appearance.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $375.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 80

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $4 purple (Scott 64), o.g., never hinged, intense color and beautifully centered on clean, fresh paper, Very Fine, a beauty.
Scott $4,000.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $1,500.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 81

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $4 purple (Scott 64), a choice mint single, o.g., lightly hinged, exceptionally well centered with extraordinary color, Extremely Fine.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Realized $700.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 82
o
Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $4 purple (Scott 64), incredibly fresh and bright with neat magenta Winnipeg corner cancels, Very Fine.
Scott $1,100.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $400.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 83

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $5 olive green (Scott 65), o.g., fresh and mathematically centered with marvelous color, Extremely Fine. A real Beauty! with a 2013 Gratton certificate as Extremely Fine.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $850.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 84

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $5 olive green (Scott 65), o.g., a remarkable mint example with full, rich color and exceptional centering, Extremely Fine.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Realized $800.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 85

Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $5 olive green (Scott 65), o.g., lightly hinged, sharply printed with great color and beautiful centering, nearly Very Fine.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $550.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 86
()
Canada, 1898, Queen Victoria "Numeral" (Scott 74a), a choice bottom sheet margin block of 4, without gum as issued, bright and fresh with large, perfectly balanced margins, Extremely Fine.
Scott $1,000+.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 87
()
Canada, 1898, Queen Victoria "Numeral", 1¢ gray green, imperf (Scott 75a), bottom sheet margin block of 4, without gum as issued, bright and fresh with large, perfectly balanced margins, Extremely Fine.
Scott $2,500+.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 88
()
Canada, 1899, Queen Victoria "Numeral", 2¢ carmine, type II, imperf (Scott 77d), bottom sheet margin block of 4, without gum as issued, bright and fresh with large, perfectly balanced margins, Extremely Fine.
Scott $2,500+.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 89
()
Canada, 1899, Queen Victoria "Numeral", 5¢ blue on bluish, imperf (Scott 79a), bottom sheet margin block of 4, without gum as issued, bright and fresh with large, perfectly balanced margins, Extremely Fine.
Scott $2,400+.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $550.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 90
()
Canada, 1898, Queen Victoria "Numeral", 8¢ orange, imperf (Scott 82a), bottom sheet margin block of 4, without gum as issued, bright and fresh with large, perfectly balanced margins, Extremely Fine.
Scott $2,400+.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 91
()
Canada, 1898, Queen Victoria "Numeral", 10¢ brown violet, imperf (Scott 83a), bottom sheet margin block of 4, without gum as issued, bright and fresh with large, perfectly balanced margins, Extremely Fine.
Scott $2,400+.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $500.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 92

Canada, 1903, King Edward VII, 5¢ blue on bluish (Scott 91), a choice mint Jumbo, o.g., never hinged, wonderfully fresh and well centered with exceptionally large margins, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Unitrade C$1,400 ($1,040).
Scott $625.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $400.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 93

Canada, 1927, Historical complete, imperf (Scott 146a-148a), vertical pairs, o.g., never hinged, exceptionally fresh with large balanced margins (12¢ & 20¢ with bottom sheet margin), Extremely Fine.
Scott $540.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $200.
View details and enlarged photos
Lot 94

Canada, 1929, 50¢ Bluenose (Scott 158), o.g., never hinged, post office fresh and quite well centered, Very Fine, one of the World's iconic stamps! .
Scott $425.
Estimate $200 - 200.
Realized $200.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 95

Canada, 1929, 50¢ Bluenose (Scott 158), left sheet margin block of 4, o.g., never hinged, fresh and nicely centered, Very Fine.
Scott $1,700.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $700.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 96
/
Canada, 1930, King George V "Maple Leaf" definitives, 1¢ to $1 complete (Scott 162-177), a marvelous set of mint blocks of 4, o.g., several with two stamps never hinged including the 50¢.
Scott $2,600.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,200.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photos
Lot 97

Canada, 1932, King George V "Medallion", 8¢ red orange (Scott 200), lower right plate no. 2 block of 4, o.g., never hinged, fresh and well centered, Extremely Fine.
Scott $475.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $100.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 98

Canada, 1935, $1 Champlain Monument (Scott 227), top left plate block of 8, o.g., never hinged, a sensational plate #1, as fresh as the day it was printed, each stamp with mathematically precise centering, Extremely Fine, surely one of the finest available.
Scott $765.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $200.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 99

Canada, Airmail, 1930, 5¢ olive brown (Scott C2), block of 6, o.g., never hinged, post office fresh, well centered, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Unitrade C2; C$1,080 as singles ($800).
Scott $600 as singles.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 100

Canada, Registry, 1875, 5¢ green (Scott F2 var), o.g., never hinged, outstanding color and freshness within balanced jumbo oversized margins, Extremely Fine to Superb, simply the finest example of this stamp that you'll ever see, with 2014 C.P.E.S. certificate as #F2i.
Unitrade F2i; C$9,000 ($6,690).
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $1,200.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 101
()
Canada, Registry, 1876, 8¢ dull blue (Scott F3), unused without gum, bright, fresh and virtually perfectly centered, Extremely Fine.
Scott $800 for o.g.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $200.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 102

Canada, War Tax, 1916, 2¢+1¢ brown coil, die II (Scott MR7), strip of 4, o.g., never hinged, post office fresh and quite well centered, Very Fine.
Scott $440.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $275.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 103

Canada, War Tax, 1916, 2¢+1¢ brown coil, die I (Scott MR7a), a fresh crisp pair, o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Realized $250.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 104

Canada, Official Seal, 1879, brown (Scott OX1), o.g., lightly hinged, exceptionally fresh and nicely centered, Very Fine.
Scott $650.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $250.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 105
Canada, Revenue: Weights & Measures, 1876, 10¢ & 15¢ black (Van Dam FWM2-3), affixed to an 1878 Indenture of Verification, paying the necessary 25¢ "Tariff Fees", Very Fine and rare.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 106
Canada, Revenue: Weights & Measures, 1876, 50¢ black, 4½mm serial numbers (Van Dam FWM9), affixed to an 1878 Indenture of Verification, paying the necessary "Tariff Fees", Very Fine.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 107

Canada, Revenue: Unemployment Insurance, 1941-48, 63¢ bistre brown & 84¢ blue (Van Dam FU9, FU22), 1948-49 Insurance Book with full or partial 63¢ stamps covering 96 days from Jun 7 through Oct 2, 1948, and 84¢ stamps for 17 days from Oct 4-23; each complete stamp covers six days, but may be divided into six parts as needed; the 63¢ days include eight full 6-day stamps, while there are two full 84¢ stamps and another 5/6 (5 days worth).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Unsold
View details and enlarged photos








Daniel F. Kelleher Auctions, LLC
The Oldest Philatelic Auction House in the United States, established in 1885.
 
Administrative Office:
22 Shelter Rock Lane, Unit 53
Danbury, CT 06810, USA

Tel: 203.830.2500
Fax: 203.297.6059
  Boston Area Office:
181 Wells Avenue, Suite 105
Newton, MA 02459, USA

Tel: 781.453.0990
Fax: 781.453.0945
 

info@kelleherauctions.com

 

payments accepted via:

 

follow us on: