Tag Archive: Admiral

Feb 28

February 28, 2014

Concluding this short month, we may report a goodly number of significant additions to our inventory.  Better used Canada, including Admirals, Large Queens and Small Queens and the like make their way into inventory.  For the connoisseur of high quality Canada in mint, we have added many stamps before 1935 which are mint never hinged …

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Jan 18

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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Dec 13

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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Mar 20

Beautiful Browns — Weekly Feature #441

We offer a pair of 7¢ Admiral Plate Blocks with lots of character.  Plate #7 was printed using the ‘wet’ printing method whereby the paper was dampened immediately before printing and, upon drying, resulted in a slightly narrower stamp due to shrinkage.  Plate #8 was printed by the ‘dry’ method.  Plate #7 has one ‘diagonal …

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Jan 08

Beautiful Brown – Weekly Feature #437

George V Admiral 3¢ in a marginal block of 15.  Mint never hinged.  A wonderful block with full immaculate gum and set off by the type D lathework.  This well-centred item was printed by the dry method in a shade of deep yellow brown.  Incredible colour.  The Unitrade catalogue value for #108b is $4995.00.  We …

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