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 #383
EGYPT Flight Covers
1929 six first flight covers to Chicago, Liverpool, Basra, Candia, Athens and Basel, departure cities Heliopolis, Alexandria, Port Said, mixed condition, mostly fine
Envelope
Unsold
Lot #384
EGYPT Flight Covers
1931 selection of nine, mostly different first flight covers from Cairo and Port Said to Kampala, USA, Mwanza, Khartoum, Nairobi and London, all with appropriate cachets and markings, one with some toning, others fine-v.f.
Envelope
Unsold

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