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New Record Prices

realized at auction during the year 2009 
(comparison limited to the past ten years)

(For your convenience, the most recent updates are highlighted in blue)
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Cat. No.
Denomi-
nation
Scott
Cat. Value
New Record 
Price Realised
Auction
House
Date
of Sale
Price Realized
Record
Date
Early Classics
1 3d 27,500 50,350 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 4,500 2004
2 6d 32,500 68,900 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 51,000 2006
3 12d 110,000 275,600 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 214,500 2006
5 6d 25,000 63,600 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 40,000 2006
10(u) 6p 5,500 8,845 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 8,505 2008
15 525 5,565 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 2,500 2008
17viii 10¢ 1,750 U 1,350 Sparks 13 Jan. 900 2006
18 12½¢ 875 3,445 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 2,500 2001
Large Queens
21 ½¢ 100 1,220 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 1,200 2008
22 600 2,562 Spink Shreves 29 Jan.. 2,016 2006
24b 900 4,575 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 3,920 2006
25b 2,000 4,240 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 1,043 2003
27a 1,750 2,756 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 2,100 2006
29e 15¢ 725 1,220 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 450 1990
30e 15¢ 1,650 2,159 Harmer 21 Jan. 1,980 2008
Small Queens
34a 1/2¢ 600 978 Maresch 24 Feb. 950 2005
36 75 671 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 644 2006
36ii 300 U 1,802 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 300 2003
38 925 5,490 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 4,011 2007
39 725 6,095 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 1,850 2000
40 10¢ 1,100 6,095 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 1,200 2003
40a 10¢ 1,200 1,403 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 896 2006
43a 190 2,650 Spink Shreves 19 Nov. 2,310 2006
Jubilees
51 60 329 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 244 2006
Maple Leafs
71 325 823 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 475 2008
71i 2,400 900 Eastern 14 Feb. 575 2006
72a 1,100 1,350 Eastern 6 Jun. 860 2006
73 10¢ 1,250 4,270 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 1,782 2008
Numerals and Maps
75ii 200 E 230 Eastern 6 Jun. 150 2006
75iii 600 U 450 Eastern 6 Jun. - -
75a
1,200
1,110
Vance
18 Jun.
980
2007
83a
10¢
1,900
1,150
Eastern
6 Jun.
1,116
2002
88B
7,750
8,450
Vance
15 Oct.
622
2004
Quebec Tercentenary
96ii-103ii
1/2¢-20¢
8,000
5,000
Eastern
14 Feb.
4,700
2006
100
350
1,464
Spink Shreves
29 Jan.
1,008
2006
102
15¢
500
1,525
Spink Shreves
29 Jan.
1,098
2009
102
15¢
500
1,098
Spink Shreves
29 Jan.
1,044
2008
103
20¢
625
1,952
Spink Shreves
29 Jan.
1,100
1999
Edward VII
90iii (Bl.)
2,200
950
Sparks
13 Jan.
925
2006
92a
800
870
Vance
26 Aug.
800
2008
Admirals
104ii
90
150
Eastern
6 Jun.
120
2007
104b
150 U
270
Eastern
23 Oct.
260
2003
105iv
75
350
Eastern
6 Jun.
125
1994
105f
150 U
190
Spink Shreves
22 Jul.
140
2001
107 40 300 Maresch 23 Jun. 140 2007
110c 600 U 640 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 450 2007
114iii 900 U 1,080 Harmer 21 Jan. 900 2003
119c 20¢ 600 U 640 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 610 2009
119c 20¢ 600 U 610 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 575 2003
120 5 210 762 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 756 2006
122a $1 3,600 4,445 Harmer 21 Jan. 3,920 2008
123i pr. 1,200 U 610 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. - -
126 24 230 Eastern 23 Oct. - -
128 32 375 Eastern 23 Oct. - -
129 pr. 110 457 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 270 2006
130 140 640 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 575 2007
132 55 200 Spink Shreves 22 Jul. 135 2007
Imperforates & Modern
135a 600 635 Vance 26 Aug. 575 2009
135a 600 575 Vance 22 Jan. 463 2008
149vi-153vi 1¢-5¢ 1,687 1,530 Vance 26 Aug. 900 2006
157 20¢ 110 250 Eastern 6 Jun. 246 2,350
176 5 400 762 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 510 2005
195c-200a 1¢-8¢ 2,160 2,500 Eastern 6 Jun. 2,350 2008
198 100 141 Vance 12 Mar. 135 2003
201 13¢ 85 180 Eastern 8 Jul. 125 2008
209 10¢ 52 150 Eastern 8 Jul. - -
210iii (Bl.) 3,000 E 3,429 Harmer 21 Jan. 2,970 2008
221a 340 405 Vance 26 Aug. 382 2008
245b $1 900 960 Vance 26 Aug. 870 2008
601i $2 4,000 2,249 Spink UK 8 Dec. 2,090 1987
704i 25¢ 1,500 1,211 Spink UK 8 Dec. 841 2008
727a $2 550 515 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 438 2006
641a 1,600 1,820 Vance 15 Oct. 1,665 2003
996ii 32¢ 500 388 Vance 22 Jan. 368 2003
1356d 42¢ 1,200 U 1,037 Firby 23 Apr. 725 2006
1375a $1 1,200 830 Spink UK 8 Dec. 800 2002
1375c $1 1,350 865 Spink UK 8 Dec. 793 2009
1375c $1 1,350 793 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 525 1998
1441a sheet 4 37,500 U 13,000 Eastern 23 Oct. 11,500 2008
1441a 4 3,750 1,600 Eastern 14 Feb. 1,200 2006
1630b 4 4,000 6,055 Spink UK 8 Dec. 2,700 2004
1764b(B1) 45¢ 2,500 2,100 Eastern 8 Jul. 1,500 2007
1768iv 95¢ 1,250 U 1,452 Firby 23 Apr. 935 2007
1932a (Bl.) 48¢ 1,500 E 1,270 Harmer 21 Jan. 1,200 2007
1945a $1.25 1,600 900 Spink UK 8 Dec. 800 2007
2083ii 50¢ 1,750 E 1,000 Sparks 13 Jan. 700 2007
Back of the Book
C6a 950 794 Harmer 21 Jan. 755 2008
C8a 950 925 Vance 15 Oct. 800 2008
CE1a 16¢ 950 857 Harmer 21 Jan. 800 2004
CE1a 16¢ 950 910 Vance 15 Oct. 857 2009
E6a 2 950 1,250 Vance 15 Oct. 1,200 2009
E1ii 10¢ 600 U 579 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 425 2005
E6a 2 950 1,200 Vance 22 Jan. 772 2008
J11a 575 800 Eastern 6 Jun. 700 2009
J11a 575 700 Vance 6 May 544 2008
MR2D 50¢ 1,400 2,000 Eastern 6 Jun. 1,037 2009
MR2D 1,050 U 1,037 Spink Shreves 29 Jan. 800 2004
OX1(u) - 200 U 375 Maresch 21 Oct. 270 2002

Please Note:
(U = Unitrade)
(E = Auctioneer's estimate)

Number of Record Prices by Auction House
Spink Shreves
41
Eastern
20
Vance
16
Harmer
7
Spink UK
6
Sparks
3
Maresch
3
Firby
2
Total
98
*(No buyer's premium is charged on Eastern and Vance's mail sales)

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