RCNA Sale Ottawa

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We are thrilled to have been awarded the RCNA auction, the second of our “triplet” sales for 2016. Ottawa is full of history and we have attempted to make this offering an historic event to suit the venue. There are numismatic treasures not seen for generations and you are invited to participate. We thank our many consignors who have placed their trust in us once again.


Buyer’s Premiums will be added on all items as per the Terms & Conditions of the sale. Invoices will be emailed out following the RCNA Convention. Visit gbellauctions.com to view a digital copy of the catalogue for this sale.
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Br 686, 691, 692.  Group of 3352 - Br 686, 691, 692. Group of 3
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Br 686, 691, 692. Group of 3 - Br 686 (CH LC-30D) VF+; Br 691 (CH LC-27A1) AU; Br 692 (CH LC-32B) EF with weakly struck upper right quadrant of obv
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Start Price : 80.00 | Estimates : 160.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Lot of two scarcer sous: Br 685 and 706. Group of 6353 - Lot of two scarcer sous: Br 685 and 706. Group of 6
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Lot of two scarcer sous: Br 685 and 706. Group of 6 - Br 685 (CH LC-30C) x3, One VF, Two F. Br 706 (CH LC-34A1) x3, VF with rev. punch marks; F+;
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Estimates : 160.00 - 200.00
Sold for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Lot of 51 Bouquet Sous, Br 679 to Br 710.354 - Lot of 51 Bouquet Sous, Br 679 to Br 710.
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Lot of 51 Bouquet Sous, Br 679 to Br 710. - Br 679 (CH LC-24A1) x1, believed by a previous owner to be brass but almost certainly not. Br 682 (CH L
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Estimates : 450.00 - 500.00
Sold for (235.00 + 47.00) x 1 = 282.00
 
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Canadian Countermark355 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - J.W. MILLAR / TORONTO on obv. of U.S. dime, 1854 with arrows (M.I. 652, Brunk M-659). Note: this lot is part of The Richard C
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 350.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark356 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - J.W. Millar countermark on obv. of U.S. dime, 1857. (M.I. 654, Brunk M-659). Ex:Van Ormer Sale, lot 2752, Sept., 1985. J.
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 350.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark357 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - J.W. Millar countermark on obv. of U.S. quarter dollar, 1861 (M.I. 655, Brunk M-659). J.W. Millar, a watchmaker and jeweller,
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Estimates : 300.00 - 350.00
Sold for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Canadian Countermark358 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - J.W. Millar countermark on obv. of U.S. quarter dollar (Brunk M-659). The two components of the mark – “J.W. Millar” and “Toron
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 350.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark359 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - NO (Nils Ohman) within rectangular cartouche on obv. of Newfoundland 50¢, 1872 (Brunk O-13). Note: this lot is part of...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (750.00 + 150.00) x 1 = 900.00
 
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Canadian Countermark360 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Nils Ohman countermark on obv. of Newfoundland 50¢, 1885 ( Brunk O-13). Note: this lot is part of The Richard Cooper ...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (500.00 + 100.00) x 1 = 600.00
 
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Canadian Countermark361 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Nils Ohman countermark on obv. of Newfoundland 50¢, 1896 (Brunk O-13). Note: this lot is part of The Richard Cooper C...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (600.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 720.00
 
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Canadian Countermark362 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Nils Ohman countermark on obv. of Newfoundland 50¢, 1898 (Brunk O-13). Note: this lot is part of The Richard Cooper C...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (580.00 + 116.00) x 1 = 696.00
 
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Canadian Countermark363 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Nils Ohman countermark on obv. of Newfoundland 50¢, 1900 (Brunk O-13). Note: this lot is part of The Richard Cooper C...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (605.00 + 121.00) x 1 = 726.00
 
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Canadian Countermark364 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Nils Ohman countermark on obv. of Newfoundland 50¢ (M.I. 701, Brunk O-13). Note: this lot is part of The Richard Coop...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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Canadian Countermark365 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - W.D. PALMER and 1884 (counterpunched) on obv. of Canada Victoria 25¢, 1872 (M.I. 726, Brunk P-112); another without “188...
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Estimates : 250.00 - 300.00
Sold for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Canadian Countermark366 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - PAQUETTE & CIE (curved) / a beaver / MONTREAL / M’F’RS on what appears to be the obv. of George III cartwheel penny, 1797...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold for (240.00 + 48.00) x 1 = 288.00
 
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Canadian Countermark367 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - PETER(S) on obv. & PETERS twice on rev. of Nova Scotia penny, 1832, Br 870 (M.I. 744, Brunk P-398); PETERS on obv. of Nov...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 350.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark368 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - H. PROVOS countermarks: On obv. of City Bank penny, 1837, Br 521 (M.I. 750, Brunk P-760); on rev. of Bouquet-Sou, Br 693 (Brunk
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Canadian Countermark369 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - E.D. RADCLIFFE (curved) / an anchor / ONT. counterpunched on obv. of Norway 24 skilling (M.I. 760). Piece holed. Note: this
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark370 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - L. RAY & Co on rev. of Bouquet-Sou, Br 691 (M.I. 763). Note: this lot is part of The Richard Cooper Collection.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (140.00 + 28.00) x 1 = 168.00
 
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Canadian Countermark371 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - L. RAY & Co / CAST STEEL / WARRANTED on rev. of Salaberry ½ penny, 1825, Br 992 (M.I. 764, Brunk R-104). Bowers &...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 350.00
Sold for (170.00 + 34.00) x 1 = 204.00
 
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Canadian Countermark372 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - A. RITC(HIE?) countermarks: On rev. of “Tiffin” copper counterfeit ½ penny, 1812, Br 960, C. 24? (M.I. 484, Brunk R-308)...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Canadian Countermark373 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - ROBBINS. / KENDALL & / LAWRENCE / U.S. on rev. of Nova Scotia ½ penny, 1823, Br 867 (M.I. 770, Brunk R-370). Bowers ...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 450.00
Sold for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Canadian Countermark374 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - T.H. ROBINSON (curved) / DRUGGIST (curved) / ORILLIA (curved) on rev. of Bank of Montreal ½ penny, 1844, Br 527 (M.I. 77...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Canadian Countermark375 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - T.H. Robinson, druggist countermarks on Bank of Upper Canada pennies, Br 719: On rev., 1850, clipped flan. (Brunk R-411); anoth
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Estimates : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Canadian Countermark376 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - T. H. Robinson, druggist countermark on rev. of Bank of Upper Canada 1854, crosslet 4 ½ penny, Br 720. (M.I. 777, Brunk ...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (85.00 + 17.00) x 1 = 102.00
 
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Canadian Countermark377 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - T.H. Robinson, druggist countermarks on Bank of Upper Canada halfpennies, Br 720: On obv., 1852 (M.I. 773, Brunk R-411); on rev
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Estimates : 600.00 - 750.00
Sold for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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Canadian Countermark378 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - T.H. Robinson, druggist countermark on rev. of U.S. large cent (M.I. 780, Brunk R-411). Another atypical undertype, and scarce.
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Canadian Countermark379 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - T.H. Robinson, druggist countermark on obv. of Great Britain penny, 1806/07 (M.I. 781, Brunk R-411). Scarce undertype. A hist
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Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Canadian Countermark380 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - W.E. ROBINSON / OWOSSO on rev. of Bank penny, Br 521 or 526 (M.I. 782, Brunk R-414). This is another case of an American merch
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Canadian Countermark381 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - ROBINSON’S CARRIAGE WORKS (in circle) and KINGSTON (in center) on rev. of Province of Canada cent, 1859 (M.I. 783, Brunk R-396)
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Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
 
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Canadian Countermark382 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Robinson’s Carriage Works countermark on obv. of Canada Victoria cent, 1884 (M.I. 784, Brunk R-396). Robinson’s Carriage Works
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Canadian Countermark383 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - J.F. ROSS & Co / TORONTO. within oval on obv. & rev. of City Bank penny, 1837, Br 521 (M.I. 789, Brunk R-529). John...
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Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark384 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - ROULEAU on obv. of Nova Scotia ½ penny, 1832, Br 871 (Brunk R-551). The Rouleau countermarks have always been avidly c...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Canadian Countermark385 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermarks: On obv. of Bust ½ penny, 1815, Br 886, C. 347 (M.I. 790, Brunk R-551); on obv. of Halifax ½ p...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark386 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermarks: On rev. of Success to the Fisheries ½ penny, Br 917 (M.I. 791, Brunk R-551); on rev. of Prince Edw...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold for (220.00 + 44.00) x 1 = 264.00
 
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Canadian Countermark387 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermark on obv. of Rutherford ½ penny, 1841, brass, Br 952 (M.I. 795, Brunk R-551). The Lyman Low sale of Ju...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Canadian Countermark388 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Josh R / Rouleau on obv. of Bank of Upper Canada penny, 1857, Br 719. The Rouleau countermarks have always been avidly collec
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Canadian Countermark389 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Josh R. Rouleau countermark on obv. of Trade & Navigation penny, 1814, Br 962, C. 13 (M.I. 801). The Rouleau countermar...
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark390 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermark on rev. of Ships Colonies & Commerce ½ penny, Br 997. Lees 32 (M.I. 796, Brunk R-551). The Rou...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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Canadian Countermark391 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermark with a C above and an I below; verso with five C’s and a V all on blank copper ½ penny size planchet...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark392 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermark on obv. of U.S. large cent, 1844 (Brunk R-551). Piece holed. The Rouleau countermarks have always been av
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark393 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermark on rev. of U.S. Hard Times token, 1837, Low 18 (M.I. 797, Brunk R-551). Piece holed. The Rouleau counterma
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark394 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermark on obv. of U.S. Hard Times token, 1837, Low 39. (Brunk R-551). The Rouleau countermarks have always been a
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark395 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermark on obv. of French Colonies 5 centimes of the period 1793-1803. (Brunk R-551). Note: this lot is part of
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Estimates : 250.00 - 300.00
Sold for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Canadian Countermark396 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Josh / Rouleau on rev. of French 5 centimes, (1793-1803) (M.I. 800, Brunk R-553). The Rouleau countermarks have always been a
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Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark397 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermark on rev. of Essequibo and Demerara stiver, 1813. (M.I. 798, Brunk R-551). The Rouleau countermarks have a
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark398 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - Rouleau countermark on rev. of John Howard, Portsmouth and Chichester ½ penny, 1794 (Brunk R-551). The Rouleau counter...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark399 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - W.H. ROWE. / H.A. BIGGINS / C.S. JOHNSON / __. SHAVER / D.H. FOWKE / G.R. LEVAGOOD / J. PAGE on planed rev. of Bank of Upper Ca
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Canadian Countermark400 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - M. RYAN / I. ONT. on obv. of U.S. quarter dollar, 1854 (M.I. 805, Brunk R-663). An obituary notice appeared in the Ingersoll
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Canadian Countermark401 - Canadian Countermark
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Canadian Countermark - M. Ryan (as above) countermark on obv. of U.S. quarter dollar, 1875 (Brunk R-663). Note: this lot is part of The Richard Coop
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
 
 
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