Lot 350Canada, 1868, Large Queen, 2¢ green, thin paper, horizontal pair and single, rich color, tied by red "Paid All" handstamps on steamboat cover to Bristol, Pa., with no origin or receiving marks, Very Fine, a very scarce steamboat usage to the U.S., ex-Firth; with 2007 R. Gratton certificate. SG No. 48.
Scott No. 24b Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 351Canada, 1868, Large Queen, 12½¢ blue, horizontal pair, slightly disturbed o.g., rich color, paper with a hint of toning, F.-V.F., a scarce mint multiple; with 2016 V.G. Greene certificate. SG No. 60.
Scott No. 28 $2,500 for singles.
Lot 352 oCanada, 1868, Large Queen, 15¢ gray violet, watermarked, clearly showing watermark letters "LL", neat town cancel, strong bright color, wide margins, Very Fine and scarce. SG No. 61ba.
Scott No. 29c $1,250.
Lot 353 oCanada, 1879, Large Queen, 15¢ deep violet, very thick paper, face free cork cancel, rich bold color, F.-V.F.; with 2016 V.G. Greene certificate. SG No. 67.
Scott No. 30c $1,600.
Lot 354 oCanada, 1879, Large Queen, 15¢ deep violet, very thick paper, geometric cork cancel, rich bright color (Morris's Clear Deep Violet), wide margins, Very Fine, ex-Marnier. SG No. 67.
Scott No. 30c $1,600.
Lot 355Canada, 1872, Small Queen, 2¢ green, in combination with 1873, 2¢ orange red, bright colors, on cover to Toronto, tied by neat fancy grid handstamps, matching straight line "Registered" handstamp and "L'Orignal, U.C., My 12, 1873" origin cds; cover opening edge tear at unpunched perf left, fresh and Very Fine. SG No. 78.
Scott No. 36+37 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 356Canada, 1873, Small Queen, 3¢ orange red, horiz. pair tied by blue "Wells Fargo & Co., Express, Victoria V.I." oval handstamp on fresh cover to San Francisco, cover with "Wells, Fargo & Co. Victoria, Vancouver Island" printed frank at top, "1872" docketing at left, Very Fine. SG No. 83.
Scott No. 37 Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 357Canada, 1873, Small Queen, 3¢ orange red, horizontal pair, in combination with Registry, 1875, 2¢ orange on illustrated Singer Mfg. Co. ad cover to Halifax, N.S., tied by straight line "Registered" handstamps with matching "Montreal, Canada, Sp 7, 82" cds, receiving backstamp, Very Fine.
Scott No. 37+F1 Estimate $200 - 300.