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Sale 756

Collections, Stocks and Accumulations of the World
Including Langs Stock and Private Holdings


Canada and Provinces




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Lot 248
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Canadian Provinces: Newfoundland, Mint and Used Accumulation, 1858-1945. A phenomenal holding with many highlights, mounted on display cards, auction sheets and in glassines; includes #12A, 15A, 18 (3), 20 (3), 23 (3), 26 (2), 36, 61-74 (2 excluding 15¢ only 1), 114, 145-159 (2), 212-225 (6); used #C3, C3b, C9-C11, C12, C13-C17 (4); also New Brunswick #12 with "Specimen" overprint in black, etc., Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $2,000.
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Lot 249

Canadian Provinces: Newfoundland, Labradorian Delight Collection, 1857-1947. Mint sets and singles in mounts on Harris pages, 19th century a bit sparse then plenty of better 20th century, premium include 1 unused, 11A, 12A unused, 23, 51, 59, 81-74, 78-85, 86 NH, 92, 92A, 93-97, 98-103, 104-14, 115-126, 131-44, 145-59, 163-71 NH, 172-82, 183-210, 212-25, C6-11, C13-17, etc., generally fresh and, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $1,100.
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Lot 250
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Canada, High End Inventory Mint & Used, 1859-2010. A wonderful holding of Canada better singles and sets, several hundred mounted on black stockcards, 19th century mainly used turning into mostly mint from the early 20th century with much never hinged and loaded with higher value stamps. Certainly the "cream" of this dealer's Canada inventory. The used includes: 14, 17b (2), 18, 20, 22, 24, 26-28, 40 (2), 58 (2), 59 (2), 60, 62 (3). The majority of the value is by far in the mint section starting with 21a. The mint Jubilees include; 50-53, 54 (2), 55 (2), 57 (2), 58, 60, 61 (thin), followed by set 66-73, 67, 70 NH, 72, 73 (2), 74-84, 75 NH, 77 (2), 82, 85-86, 87-88, 89-93, 89 (5), 90a pair, 90 (9 NH), 91 NH, 92, 93 (3), 94 (2), 96-103 (2 with one less 102), 97 NH, 98, 101 NH, 102 NH, 104-122, 108 NH, 110 NH, 113-114 NH, 116 (2), 118 NH, 120 (3), 120a, 122, 125 (5 NH), 127 (pair NH), 129 (pair), 135 (2), 139 NH, 145 NH block, 141-145, 149-156, 149-158 NH, 151 NH block, 158 (4), 159, 160 (2 NH), 161 (2), 176 (2), 178-183, 178 (2 NH pairs), 182 (2 NH pairs), 183 (NH pair), 195-201, 202 (NH block), 203 (NH block), 195b, 196b (NH), 197d (2), 198 (2 NH), 199 (NH plate block), 200 (2 NH), 201 NH, 203 NH, 205-207 NH, 205 (3 NH pairs), 206 (3 NH pairs), 207 (2 NH pairs), 209 (2 blocks and 3 singles NH), 211-216 (NH blocks), 217a and b, 218a and b NH, 226 (2 NH), 227 NH, 228-230 NH, 241-245 (1 NH 2 OG), 244 (3 NH), 245 NH, 249-262 (2), 261 (5 NH), 262 (4), 217-227, 268-273 (3), 278-281 (pairs NH), 302 (plate block NH 3 OG singles), 601 (16 NH plate blocks), MR4a, MRb, C2 (2 NH 2 OG), C4 (5 NH), E1 (4), E2 (4), E3, E4 (3 NH 2 OG), E5 (2 NH 2 OG), EO1 (NH block), EO2 (3 NH blocks), F1, F2 (5), J1-J5, J4 (NH block), J10, J11-J14 (3), J14 NH, J32a (6 NH), O1-O9 NH, O10, O16-O25, O26-O27 (2), O27 (4), O32 (2 plateblocks, one block NH). From the highlights it is easy to ascertain that this inventory is comprised of very saleable mint often NH inventory without the usual less interesting 19th century. Some mixed condition in the earlier material, however the balance and vast majority is F-VF, 2020 Scott $49,518, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 5.6 lbs.
Estimate $7,500 - 10,000.
Realized $5,750.
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Lot 251

Canada, High-Flying Stock of Airmail Semi-Official Stamps, 1924-32. A magnificient holding of these popular stamps; we begin with #CL28 of which we have singles (103), pairs (21), blocks of four (4), strips of 4 (12), and strip of three (1), for a whopping 212 examples on 140 franked unflown "Sioux Lookout and Red Lake Special Air Service" covers (Scott notes that "400 to 600" stamps were printed, so these represent over half of the total issue, the stamps alone cataloguing $37,500); other covers include #CL4, CL5, CL6 (2), CL7, CL18, CL40 (2), CL42 on a newspaper, CL46 (2), CL48 (2), CL50, while additional singles include #CL2, CL42, CL44 block of six, CL46, CL48 pane of ten, CLP5; truly a once-in-a-lifetime holding, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 1.8 lbs.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
Realized $5,250.
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Lot 252
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Canada, Fabulous Mostly Mint Premium Selection, 1858-1960. Vintage old-time lot with material acquired decades ago, with many items still on original Boston-area auction cards from Simmy's, Waverly, Kukstis, etc.; superb range of premium items includes mint #19, 46, 96-103 (2), 102, 123 pair, 227, OX3, OX4 (2), and two panes of the scarce PWF6a, and used #7, 9, 62; don't let this one get away, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 1.2 lbs.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
Realized $2,900.
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Lot 253
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Canada, Strong Classics, Semi-Officials, Airmails Large & Small Queens. With perforation varieties, Jubilees, Back of Book, etc; bulk of items "premium" with very little cheap material present, all on Scott numbered and priced "102" cards in a single red box; 23 ($1400), 30c ($425), 2 ($1650), 5 ($1200), 5d ($3000), 7 Specimen, 7 ($1750), 17b ($1200); lots of catalog value here, some mixed quality but loaded with useful, generally Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 4 lbs.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Realized $3,250.
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Lot 254
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Canada, Massive Used Stock, 1850-1970. In Scott-numbered glassines; quantities vary, but we note #4, 5, 8, 12, 14 (about 10), 15 (about 20), 17 (about 12), 18 (about 10), 19 (4), 20 (3); extensive Large and Small Queens; later has #158 (12), 159 (12); Back-of-the-Book with Airs, Express Delivery, Officials, Postage Dues, Officially Sealed, etc.; a treasure trove for the Canada maven, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 1.4 lbs.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $2,800.
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Lot 255
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Canada, Confederation Confabulation, 1868-1960. Massive assortment with enormous catalogue value; this could be the buy of the sale, but some sorting and organization is needed; includes an old-time small-size glassine stock of mint with huge catalogue value (some moisture condition but bulk is fine), 2750 (!) used examples of #41, many better groups still on original lot cards from vintage Boston Area companies (e.g., Simmy's, Waverly, Kelleher, and Kuskis); useful duplication, a killer, o.g., some never hinged / some hinged, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 6 lbs.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $2,600.
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Lot 256
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Canada, Extraordinary Revenue Collection, 1864-1960. Superb, keenly assembled collection of many hundreds; mint and used with multiples, for Canada proper as well as exceptional Provincial issues; we note FB1-16, FB18-35 (catalog $1400), FB37-54, FSC1-3,5 (catalog $925), FSC7 (catalog $125), FSC18, FG6 (catalog $175), OL66-88, FWM6-12, FE1-3, FX1-23, BCL5,a and b (catalog $350), SL21,22,24-29 (catalog $200), and much more; scores of premium items; an excellent lot, generally Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 2.4 lbs.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $3,250.
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Lot 257

Canada, Postal History Bonanza, 1858-1965. Several hundred covers and cards, strong in early flights, good 19th to early 20th century, Large and Small Queens, postal stationery, a few Newfoundland covers, some items on original auction cards; includes #4 on cover, 1¢ King Edward VII (2) on nice overall advertising cover, #138 lathework B-margined block on ad cover, plus several other premium ad covers, 3¢ Large Queen (2) on neat 1868 cover to New York, pair of 3¢ Large Queen on 1870 cover to Vermont, beautiful #17 on 1861 cover from Richmond Hill to New York, 13 internment camp or POW/APO covers, etc., etc.; a very attractive lot, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 7.2 lbs.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $2,000.
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Lot 258

Canada, 1978 CAPEX Souvenir Sheet Stock (Scott 756a). 1560 souvenir sheets, most still in their original Post Office banding; surprisingly fresh and sound, though expect an occasional dinged corner, Scott catalogue value $5,070, o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 6.6 lbs.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,800.
Realized $1,300.
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Lot 259
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Canada, Used Stock, Mostly Queen Victoria to King George V. Hundreds upon hundreds of individual stamps, neatly arranged on 23 black or manila cards; nearly all cleanly and lightly cancelled; items begin with #14 with strong Victorias, Edwards and George Vs, with a smattering of later issues as well; manageable duplication with shades on earlies; some Back-of-the-Book and a smattering of mint/unused as well; a useful lot, Fine to Very Fine, imaged in full online.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $1,100.
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Lot 260
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Canada, Fantastic, Old-Time Revenue Assembly. Vintage specialist's group of thousands housed in glassines, on old dealer counter pages, album leaves, etc., offering a bit of everything from early Bill issues in quantities, plus lots of additional classics like Van Dam #FB40c in Very Fine original gum marginal block, 1960s Postal Scrip issues, Electric and Gas, lots of Law stamps including good Provincial issues, Conservation stamps including ten never hinged copies of Quebec #QFG1, plus much, much more; great pickings to be had, bulk Fine to Very Fine, nice lot. Shipping charges apply - weight 2 lbs.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $1,500.
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Lot 261
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Canada, Fantastic Old-Time Revenues Assemblage. Excellent, clean and high quality group of several dozen or so items, most on vintage-era original lot cards from a variety of now-gone New England auction houses; we note premium items such as Van Dam FSC #18, FSC21-FSC21a, FSC22 and FSC24-FSC25 in Very Fine never hinged blocks of four, plus #FSC21, FSC21a, FSC24 and FSC25a used blocks, and #FSC15-FSC16 used singles; we also note #FSC22 and FSC24 in Very Fine never hinged sheets of 20, #FSC26a Very Fine never hinged, good Electricity, Gas, Weights & Measures and Tobacco stamps, some Postal Scrip mint blocks of four, Provincial issues such as British Columbia #BCL40b var part-perforated strip of three; Yukon used #YL2, YL13 (2), YL14, YL15, YL18; Quebec #QL119 and QR28 (each Very Fine never hinged), plus lots more; clean lot of scarce, attractive items, Very Fine, see a review on our website. Shipping charges apply - weight 1.2 lbs.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $1,500.
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Lot 262
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Canada, Maple Leafy Collection, 1859-q1953. Mostly mint sets and singles in mounts on Harris pages with some post 1930s issues being NH, lightly filled through the Jubilee issue and then quite comprehensive mint through to the end including full sets to the high value from the popular George V era, some "back of the book" and small sections of the provinces (except Newfoundland) as well, highlights include 14 unused, 43 unused, 50-54 mint (3c NH), 56 mint, 66-7 mint, 1 mint, 96-103 mint (most with some gum disturbance), 104-22 (109 NH, 111 without gum), 125-30 mint, 131-34 mint, 139-40 NH, 149-61 (some NH incl $1), 162-83 mint, 217-30 mint, 241-45 mint, 249-67 mint, C1-9 mint (C4 NH), E2 NH, etc., most are l.h. though there are some heavily hinged and/or some light gum toning or disturbances, overall a Fine collection with significant catalog value, whose quality improves over the time span. Shipping charges apply - weight 1 lbs.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $900.
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Lot 263

Canada, Highly Complete Mint Collection, 1953-2020. Comprehensive mint collection in mounts on Harris (to 1972) or White Ace pages in 8 binders with some later issues in an envelope awaiting new supplement pages along with some booklets, S/S, PO packs and the two "Milennium" collection albums, highly complete for period with sets, singles, high values, S/S, some mini-sheets, etc., some 1953/55 issues l.h. with the balance NH or self-adhesive, generally PO fresh, the later issues being difficult to find, an overhwelming amount of face value in purchasing, overall Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 44.8 lbs.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $1,400.
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Lot 264
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Canada, Substantially Complete Mint Collection, 1935-1998. Beautiful, neatly assembled, on White Ace pages, housed in four binders, includes the run of over 1890 stamps, with a considerable aggregate face value count, with sheets, blocks, etc., all mint, o.g., mostly never hinged, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 13.8 lbs.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $450.
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Lot 265
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Canada & Provinces, Interesting Old-Timer's Pickings. Lovely, diverse and wide-ranging old-time specialist's selection of approximately 450 mint or used items, neatly assembled on 13 6" x 9" stockcards; within this holding we find better individual premium items, including mint Provincial issues, coils, Back-of-the-Book and nearly everything in between; additionally, the owner enjoyed attractive cancellations, and we find many well-struck or unusual examples; most everything included is "premium" or sorts, and conveniently the entire lot is available for viewing online, largely Fine to Very Fine, sharpen your bidding pencil and enjoy.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
Realized $3,000.
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Lot 266
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Canada & Provinces, Mint and Used Collections, 1858-2000. Massive holding housed in 25 albums & stockbooks, many purchased as lots in various New England auctions long ago and broken down, but with much value remaining; includes mint collection in a hingeless Lighthouse album, with some Provinces; two Provinces collections; plus a fair amount of better mint and used material and plenty of Back-of-the-Book; a tremendous lot, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 85.6 lbs.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Realized $2,400.
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Lot 267
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Canada & Provinces, Collection, 1859-1959. Neatly mounted in HE Harris Canada and Provinces album, with Canada, used: 14, 18, 21, 24, 27, 29, 46-47, 57-60, 73, 94, 102, 176-77, O273, and mint: 34 block of six, 50, 52-53, 55, 66-68, 100, 103, 106a, 125-30, 149-59, 162-75, 177 plate block, 260-62, 268-73, C1-9, E2-9, O268-72, OCE1-2, George V Weights and Measures and Electricity and Gas Inspection sets and New Brunswick mint: 6, 8-11, Newfoundland mint: 35-36, 182, used: 59 and Prince Edward Island 10 mint, usual mixed centering and condition, several popular long mint sets, generally Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 3 lbs.
Scott $10,000+ (Owner's) Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $1,200.
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Lot 268
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Canada & Provinces, Mint and Used Collection on Pages, 1858-1994. A glorious accumulation of pages from multiple albums, each holding a separate collection, in total thousands of stamps on hundreds of pages; in and amongst, you will discover mint #120, 158, 203, 217-227, 249-262, C1-C6, E1-E11, J1-J5, J6-J10, J11-J14, nice mint and used Newfoundland, and much, much more; light, useful duplication even on better items; a rare opportunity at an excellent price, and a great way to restock, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 8.6 lbs.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,800.
Realized $1,000.
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