Tag Archive: victoria

Dec 11

Certified Cent – Weekly Feature #435

1869 Victoria 1¢ yellow orange Large Queen.  Mint hinged with original gum and some hinge disturbance Very Fine.  Fresh colour.  This scarce classic comes with a 2012 Greene Foundation certificate.  Our Price $1950.00  [Click photo for shopping cart.]

Nov 07

Classic Canada – Weekly Feature #432

A rare example of a vertical stitch watermark on the 6¢ Large Queen.  Lovely deep yellow-brown shade with a fancy cork cancel.  We have only seen one other example offered for sale in the past three years.  Perhaps this stamp is undercatalogued in light of its scarcity.  Our Price: $1200.00

Oct 16

October 16th, 2012

The first half of this month has been largely devoted to adding a vast hoard of Canadian pre-cancels to our inventory.  This group numbers in the hundreds and contains many errors and scarcer items with some being mint examples.  Aside from this huge group we have also found time to add some compelling items from …

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Aug 07

August 7th, 2012

We start off the month with some exciting new additions to our inventory, including mint and used Canada with never hinged items in the hinged period as well as cds. postmarks on better stamps.  the popular area of Germany is once again receiving attention with some key used sets and singles making their way into …

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Jul 28

Surcharge Surfeit – Weekly Feature #431

In 1885 the people of Ceylon could have been forgiven for being confused with respect to the Postal Service.  Postal rates had been changed and the postal authorities showed a lack of foresight in estimating the need for particular denominations.  Provisionals were ordered from the London printers De La Rue but these were delayed.  Further …

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