Canadian Stamp Auctions

New Record Prices

realized at auction during the year 2002 
(comparison limited to the past ten years)

Scott
Cat. No.
Denomi-
nation
Scott
Cat. Value
New Record 
Price Realised
Auction
House
Date
of Sale
Previous
Record
Record
Date
Early Classics
5 6p 1000 $2,125 Vance 20 Nov $1,840 1999
9a 2000 $4,750 Eastern 16 Mar $3,750 1997
10 6p 13,500 $7,350 Vance 25 Sep $6,050 1995
16 used 10¢ 3250 $4,200 Hennok 25 May $4,000 1997
19b 17¢ 4000 $4,475 Vance 25 Sep $2,850 2002
Large Queens
29b 30¢ 80 $2,432 Firby 22 Jun $2,200 1995
Small Queens
35 
1¢ 
27 
$797 
Firby 
12 Jan 
$425 
1999 
35a 85 $722 Firby 22 Jun $700 2001
35b 300 $988 Firby 22 Jun $325 1990
37c 60 $450 Eastern 16 Mar $425 2001
37iv
double impression
3600 $4020 Vance 25 Sep $3420 2002
40b 
10¢ 
500 
$1,914 
Firby 
12 Jan 
$950 
2001 
41b 
3¢ 
300 
$957 
Firby 
12 Jan 
$700 
2000 
43b 425 $538 Vance 12 Jun $475 2000
45a 10¢ 325 $1,326 Firby 8 Nov $1,100 1999
45c 10¢ 400 $858 Firby 8 Nov $800 2000
Jubilees
52  2¢  50  $210  Eastern  23 Aug   $180  2000 
Maple Leafs
73a  10¢  850  $1100  Maresch  10 Sep   $797  2002 
Numerals
78    82  $350  Maresch  10 Sep   $230  2001 
81  7¢  190  $750  Eastern  23 Aug   $475  2001 
81a 500 $625 Vance 12 Jun $375 1987
83a 
10¢ 
750 
$1,116 
Firby 
12 Jan 
$700 
1997 
86 
2¢ 
50 
$600 
Eastern 
16 Mar 
-    
New
Edward VII
89a
450
$525
Brigham
10 Apr
$500
2000
91a
700
$945
Vance
16 Jan
$650
2000
92
200
$455
Eastern
10 Apr
$425
1998
92a 
7¢ 
450 
$717 
Firby 
12 Jan 
$500 
2000
92iii  7¢ straw  600 u  $900  Eastern  23 Aug   $470  2000 
93a
10¢
700
$825
Maresch
30 Apr
625
1999
Québec Tercentennary
100
275
$740
Vance
31 Jul
$650
1999
101
10¢
250
$735
Vance
6 Mar
$555
2001
102
15¢
300
$795
Vance
31 Jul
$650
1999
Admirals
110 
4¢ 
60 
$303 
Firby 
12 Jan 
$210 
1999 
112 
5¢ 
37 
$210 
Eastern 
16 Mar 
$185 
2000 
113c 
7¢ 
350 *u 
$850 
Eastern 
16 Mar 
$675 
1993 
120a 
50¢ 
300 
$398 
Firby 
12 Jan 
$260 
1992 
122
$1
200
$445
Vance
31 Jul
$375
1999
Imperforates & Modern
135
80 
$210
Eastern
16 Mar 
$180
2000
146c-148c
5¢-20¢
390
$400
Maresch
30 Apr
$300
2000
173a
10¢
1200
$1450
Maresch
30 Apr
$850
1997
174a
12¢
750 
$850
Eastern
16 Mar 
$775
2001
175a
20¢
750 
$850
Eastern
16 Mar 
$725
2001
176a
50¢
1125 
$1,200
Eastern
16 Mar 
-    
New  
195c-200a
1¢-8¢
$1,350
$1,525
Vance
24 Apr
$1,300
2001
208a
650
$650
Vance
31 Jul
$522
1995
231a-236a
1¢-8¢
1500
$1,872
Firby
8 Nov
$1,775
2001
246a-248a
1-3¢
900
$2075
Vance
31 Jul
$900
2000
249d-262a
1¢-$1
4625
$5,020
Firby
8 Nov
$4,250
2000
752 var
12¢
E 1500 
$900
Eastern
16 Mar 
$750
1998
878 var
17¢
(Missing Brown)
3000E
$2,145
Firby
8 Nov
$1,350
1999
1167ii
39¢
E 500
$544
Vance
31 Jul
$475
1999
1179 var  78¢  E 1500  $1000  Eastern  23 Aug   $800  1995 
1180 var
80¢
E 2000 
$1,600
Eastern
16 Mar 
$1,400
2001
1182a  $2  900  $900  Eastern  23 Aug   $700  2001 
1190a var  1-40¢  E 2500  $1600  Eastern  23 Aug   $1216  2002 
1292b 39¢ $1,500 $2,100 Lee 19 Oct
$1,870
2001
1349 var
E 1,000
$950
Eastern
28 Jun
$850
2002
1351 E1000 $950  Eastern  11 Dec $862 1998
1356 42¢ E900 $610 Eastern 11 Dec $600 2001
1363 var
48¢
E 1500 
$1,450
Eastern
16 Mar 
$1,350
2002
1371 var
84¢
E 2000 
$1,800
Eastern
16 Mar 
$1,700
2001
1442 b
42¢
25,000 *s 
$7,000
Eastern
16 Mar 
-    
New
1494 var
43¢
E 2500 
$2,400
Eastern
16 Mar 
$825
1999
Back of the Book
CE2a
17¢
650
$750
Eastern
16 Mar
$350
1997
C8a
650
$725
Maresch
30 Apr
500
1996
E2 20¢ 150 $500 Maresch 10 Sep $400 2001
E3a 20¢ 200 $348 Vance 25 Sep $284 2002
E10a
10¢
650
$550
Maresch
30 Apr
$475
1996
F1 85 $550 Vance 25 Sep $500 1999
F2b 75 $494 Firby 22 Jun $375 1996
F2c 650 $912 Firby 22 Jun $730 2000
J15a-20a
1¢-10¢
700
$1,345
Vance
16 Jan
$675
1997

Please Note:
(*u = unitrade)
(E = Auctioneer's estimate)
(*s = sheet)

Number of Record Prices by Auction House
Eastern 
26
Vance 
*(Please note that the Vance prices realised do not include the buyer's premium usually charged by other auction houses) 
18
Firby
17
Maresch
8
Brigham
1
Hennok
1
Lee
1
Total
72


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