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Fresh Fugitive — Weekly Feature #455

Victoria 1sh. bicolour with ‘GOVt PARCELS’ Official overprint.  Fresh mint never hinged Very Fine.  This stamp, along with its contemporaries, was printed with fugitive inks and surviving examples of this issue and ones like it have often discoloured through the years.  Even humidity in the air can cause stamps like this to fade over time.  …

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January 18th, 2014

At about the mid-month mark we have a number of interesting additions to our inventory worth reporting.  As always we have added a respectable amount of better early items to our extensive Canada inventory.  Highlights include mint Admirals, used Large and Small Queens as well as revenues and pre-cancels.  British Empire colonies which received extra …

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December 31st, 2013

As this year draws to a close a few more gems have made their way into our inventory which could not go unmentioned.  Our drive to keep adding quality early Canada continues with the addition to inventory of a number of Small Queen precancels as well as other better early material.  The popular areas of …

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December 20th, 2013

As the Holidays approach and with the snows so too comes our favorite time of year here at Ian Kimmerly Stamps: our annual sale.  The best time to acquire those philatelic gems you may have been waiting most of the year to pick up.  This will be our last major sale event.  Additions to inventory …

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December 13th, 2013

Over the past week we have added a number of choice items to our Canada offering which bear mentioning.  Early Plate Blocks from the Arch and Medallion sets have been added.  A number of premium Admirals in mint never hinged Very Fine and Extremely Fine.  More of the early perforated O.H.M.S. issues.  Precancels on issues …

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