U.S. and Worldwide Stamps & Postal History
January 8-9, 2019

We are pleased to kick off the New Year with our January 8-9 sale, with 1,678 lots, including additional offerings of the Heinz Gappe (H.G.I. Company) inventory of Flight and Zeppelin covers of the world, as well as properties of numerous other vendors and estates sold by their order. Heinz was well known to Aero philatelists, having been active in this field since the 1960s and amassing a wonderful holding of this ever-popular and exciting area. There are selections of attractive United States, rarities from Albania, Austria, France, Germany and Colonies, Italy and Colonies, Russia, Saar, Scandinavian countries and Switzerland. Great Britain and British Commonwealth are well represented, featuring a strong selection of Batum, booklet from India with set of Gandhi stamps overprinted specimen and lots more. As always, our sale includes selections of better South America, with Colombia Air Post, Asia and rest of the world. We conclude with 100+ large lots and collections, which range from single country collections to multi-carton worldwide groups of stamps and covers, mostly offered intact. This entire sale is online at www.cherrystoneauctions.com. Please check with us often, as additional scans are continuously uploaded. A limited number of printed catalogues are available on request.

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ImagesDescriptionBidding
Lot #871
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1860 (25 Apr) cover to Genova, franked with Great Britain, two 2d dark blue (pl.8), tied by "A25" duplex, partial departure pmk at top, backstamp on arrival (4 May), fine
Envelope
Price Realized
$150.00

Lot #872
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1863-82 1/2p Victoria, selection of 26 unused incl. unwatermarked No.1 (3), watermarked "CC" No. 3 (15), perf. 12 1/2, No. 5 (3) and watermarked "CA", No. 7 (5), variety of colors and shades, mostly without gum or regummed, some minor faults, generally fine, high catalogue value
*(*)
Catalog #1/7
Unsold
Lot #873
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1905 KEVII 1/2p, die proof in black on glazed card (92x60mm), stamped "Before Hardening" and "8 June 05", v.f.
P
Catalog #21P
Price Realized
$180.00

Lot #874
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1910-1957 selection of eight covers and cards, including two early items from Valetta to USA, two registered covers from Victoria/Gozo with 1938 George VI definitives (complete as issued to 10sh), 1950 BOAC flight Malta to Cairo, etc., fine-v.f.
Envelope
Unsold
Lot #875
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1922-26 £1 carmine red and black, corner margin block of four, one stamp hinged, other three n.h., v.f. (SG 140; catalogue value for hinged singles)
Box */**
Catalog #114
Catalog Value £440
Price Realized
$300.00

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