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British Caribbean, British North America
Specialized Newfoundland & Canada Featuring
D’Arcy Mosher Pioneer & Semi-Official Airmails
Three Pence Beaver, Small Queen Postal History
Diamond Jubilee, Illustrated Mail, King George VI

We are proud to present this exciting sale, with hundreds of lots and specialized collections, with desirable attributes such as high quality and rarity are often found combined. Numerous other seldom offered or visually striking lots are also featured.

The worldwide section shows an abundance of British West Indies, namely Barbados, Nevis, St. Christopher, St. Lucia, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks Islands and the Virgin Islands with proofs, classic stamps, rare multiples and varieties. Many of the lots emanate from famous collections of the past.

The British North America and Canada sections are impressive and showcase a fascinating array of Newfoundland from several private holdings, emphasizing the unusual in all eras from valuable classics to 20th century material.  Varieties, errors, imperforates and plate multiples abound.

The D’Arcy Mosher collection of Pioneer & Semi-Official Airmails of Canada is featured in a special section of the catalogue.  Collectors will appreciate numerous rarities and elusive varieties of various airlines, notably the Patricia Airways and Exploration Company Ltd. The collection includes an unusually high percentage of all known listed stamps and varieties.

Canada features 1851-1859 Three pence Beaver stamps – virtually all plated with printings and plate varieties. Another important offering of Small Queen postal history, focusing on Trans-Atlantic mail to the United Kingdom and Foreign Destinations from Aden to Western Australia.

The Derek Smith exhibit collections of Illustrated Mail of Saint John, New Brunswick with beautiful advertising covers will be sold along with his New Brunswick squared circle cancellations. The Daniel Cantor Collection of the 1897 Diamond Jubilee with proofs, superb mint NH stamps and postal history will also be sold. Numerous high-quality Admirals, including printings and rare shades are offered. Specialized King George VI, Modern errors, Back-of-Book and a large array of valuable and specialized lots and collectors round up this remarkable sale.

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The Eastern Auctions Team

Auction Sessions (AST) 
Session One – Thursday November 18, 2021 – 1:30pm (Lot 1-296) 
Session Two – Friday November 19, 2021 – 1:30pm (Lot 297-659) 
Session Three – Saturday November 20, 2021 – 1:30pm (Lot 660-979)


Auction Viewing

Viewing by Appointment Only

Wednesday November 17, 2021 – 9:00am to 4:00pm

Thursday November 18, 2021 – 9:00am to 12:00pm

Friday November 19, 2021 – 9:00am to 12:00pm

Saturday November 20, 2021 – 9:00am to 12:00pm

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You can view this auction on our website For your convenience, we have pictured

almost every lot to facilitate your bidding. This will nicely compliment the catalogue due to constraints

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Auction Agents
Mr. Claude Michaud P.O Box 31248 • Halifax • Nova Scotia • B3K 5Y1 • Canada
Tel: 1 (902) 443-5912 • Fax: 1 (902) 445-5795
Cell: 1 (902) 456-0950
Mr. Nick Martin Love Auctions
Nick Martin FRPSL
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Mr. Frank Mandel P.O. Box 157 • New York • NY • 10014-0157 • USA
Tel: 1 (212) 675-0819 - Fax: 1 (212) 366-6462
Ms. Amanda Lewis &
Jerry Tucker
21 Leo Ave, • Sussex • New Brunswick • E4E 1Z9 • Canada
Tel: 1 (506) 433-2232
Purser Associates PO Box 369 • Bronxville • NY • 10708 • USA
Tel: 1 (857) 928-5140 • Fax: 1 (781) 658-2567
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Mr. Trevor Chinery 22 The Pastures • Cottesmore • Rutland • LE15 7DZ • UK
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