U.S. and Worldwide Stamps & Postal History; July 15, 2015: The Confino Collection of United States
July 8-9, 2015

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Lot #1580
LARGE LOTS & COLLECTIONS POLAND
1633-1864 collection of 53 different stampless covers, mostly written up exhibition style on pages, variety of postmarks and markings, with earliest being incoming letter to Archimado Guidoni in Posnania (16.5.1633), others include letters to "his Excellency Monsieur the Count de Dzuli, Grand Equerry to his Majesty the late King of Poland, duke of Lorraine etc." (1773-1775); 1859 embossed cover used in USA to "Warsaw, Wyoming", others include bilingual markings Slupce, Kielce, Wilkowicze, Siedlce, Kielce, Czestochowa, Plock, "Alexota 14 September" (envelope with contents), Brzesc, Suwalki, Siedlice and Lublin, all in red (some used during Napoleonic period), others include blue "Daleszyce", bilingual "Stoczek", embroidered ladies' cover from Lublin, via Warszawa and Berlin to Lauenburg, plus many others. One of the letters was sent 7.10.1864 from Warsaw to Konstanty Gorski, visiting professor of Polish Literature in Brussels. The letter was delivered two days later, having traveled by train and coach via Berl
Envelope
Price Realized
$4,500.00

Lot #1581
LARGE LOTS & COLLECTIONS POLAND
1817-1870 carton with 500+ stampless letters, all labeled and neatly packaged in plastic pochettes, with various pre-philatelic markings from Russian Occupied Poland (70), balance Prussia and Galicia, many interesting markings (example "Interest Rzadowy" "Sluzba Ciwilna Rzadowa") and handstamps, some bilingual, many used to France, Germany and Austria, England, Italy etc., clean and generally fine-v.f. group (many priced individually $30-$50)
Envelope
Price Realized
$4,500.00

Lot #1582
LARGE LOTS & COLLECTIONS POLAND
1860-1917 Russian Stamps used in Poland, balance of the collection, mostly written up on album pages, many stamps and 85+ folded letters and cards, variety of frankings and origins, numeral and town cancels, many similar to those offered individually in this sale, also 65 stampless covers (ex-Bojanowicz), mixed condition, with usual faults noted, generally fine, interesting and valuable collection
Envelope
Price Realized
$6,500.00

Lot #1583
LARGE LOTS & COLLECTIONS POLAND
1928-1948 balance of a consignment, with Warszawa souvenir sheet of two (Scott's No.251) l.h., also FDR, Kosciuszko set of three, plus souv. sheet (C26A-D,d) n.h., plus WWII Underground proofs, Generalgouvernment complete n.h. (without souv. sheets), Woldenberg proofs from defaced plates, two Ghettopost items, plus 1989 unissued Korczynski block of four, fine-v.f. lot
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Price Realized
$500.00

Lot #1584
LARGE LOTS & COLLECTIONS POLAND
1950s-80s box with 400 covers and cards, various frankings, with some Soviet Union included, registered mail to USA (addressed to Kolakowski) etc., mixed condition
Envelope
Price Realized
$140.00

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