U.S. and Worldwide Stamps & Postal History
October 16-17, 2018

Welcome to our October 16-17, 2018 Sale of Rare Stamps and Postal History of the World. With 1,627 lots, this auction features properties of various owners and estates from all over the world, including Ernest Wheeler’s flight and space covers and autographs, additional selections from the Scouts of the World collection, Vito Bianco’s stock of Italian area and many others. There are solid selections of United States, Great Britain and British Commonwealth, Latin and South America, European Countries with Austria, Belgium, France, Germany & Italy, with their respective Colonies, also Poland, Russia, Spain and Switzerland; rarities from China and other Asian material. As always, the sale contains 150+ large lots and collections, with individual country collections, worldwide accumulations in cartons, cover lots and more. A limited number of printed catalogues are available on request.

ImagesDescriptionCurrent Bid
Lot #2631
1883-91 Government Parcels, etc., six different, 2p unused, others used, slight toning, 6p small faults, fine appearance, with 2018 Brandon certificates (SG O38, 62-64, 70,78)

Catalog Value £3,900
Price Realized

Lot #2632
1902 I.R.Official, 10sh ultramarine, watermarked Anchor, perf. 14, overprinted type O2, variety raised stop after the letter "R", top sheet margin single, unused without gum, slightly soiled, with short perforations at bottom left, accompanied by a 1956 BPA certificate ("genuine but without gum and slightly soiled"), good color, fine and rare stamp (originating from the 1947 Harmer, Rooke find). A rarity from Great Britain, missing in most major collections as only 7 (!) examples have been recorded, all without gum (SG O26a)
Catalog #O25a
Catalog Value £125,000
Price Realized

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