Lot 1239 /Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, ½¢ black, block of 4, o.g., never hinged, well centered throughout, deep color, top right stamp with a couple edge thins, otherwise Very Fine. SG No. 121.
Scott No. 50 $1,020.
Lot 1240Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, 8¢ dark violet, tied by "R" in circle handstamps on fresh cover to Longueuil, Quebec, matching "Montreal, Canada, Ju 21, 97" cds, Very Fine. SG No. 130., Very Fine, an early third day of issue usage. SG No. 130.
Scott No. 56 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1241 oCanada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, 10¢ brown violet, rich deep color, choice centering amid large oversized margins, neat town cancel, Extremely Fine. SG No. 131.
Scott No. 57 $120.
Lot 1242Canada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $1 lake, o.g., very lightly hinged, precision centering amid large well balanced margins, rich bold color on bright fresh paper, Extremely Fine and choice, a beautiful mint $1 Jubilee. SG No. 136.
Scott No. 61 $1,000.
Lot 1243 oCanada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $4 purple, neat town cancel, rich color, nicely centered amid large margins, Very Fine and attractive. SG No. 139.
Scott No. 64 $1,000.
Lot 1244 oCanada, 1897, Queen Victoria Jubilee, $5 olive green, purple town cancels, precision centering amid large well balanced margins, gorgeous deep rich color enhancing a sharp proof-like impression, an Extremely Fine gem, a truly marvelous used $5 Jubilee. SG No. 140.
Scott No. 65 $1,000.
Lot 1245 oCanada, 1900, Queen Victoria "Numeral", 20¢ olive green, neat town cancel, well centered amid large oversized margins, strong bold color, an Extremely Fine jumbo, seldom encountered so large. SG No. 165.
Scott No. 84 $100.
Lot 1246Canada, 1925, King George V "Admiral", 10¢ bister brown, o.g., never hinged, choice centering amid wide margins, fresh and immaculate, Extremely Fine; with photocopy of 2007 P.F. & 1984 V.G. Greene certificates for block. SG No. 254.
Scott No. 118 $95.
Lot 1247Canada, Airmail Semi-Official, 1926 (25¢) Patricia Airways, plane inverted, overprint ascending, o.g., lightly hinged, bright and fresh, Very Fine and rare, one of the rarest of all Patricia Airways and Exploration Co. issues.
Scott No. CL30q $2,250.
Lot 1248 oCanada, Special Delivery, 1938, 20¢ dark carmine, imperforate, horizontal pair, town cancel, large margins, couple small internal flaws in left stamp, otherwise Very Fine, an extremely rare used example of this variety, it is noted that Sisson had never seen a used example of this variety.
Scott No. E8a Estimate $200 - 300.