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 #1630
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ITALY Military Mail
1937-42 Italian "volunteers" during the Spanish Civil War, collection of 65+ covers and cards, with different "Ufficio Postal Speciale" (1-11) markings from Spain to Italy, mostly with Italian franking (occasional internal usage), or free-frank (some charged postage due on arrival), also WWII "Servizio Speciale M.I.S" (Italian Mission in Spain), some censor markings, postal stationery and picture postcards, mixed condition, interesting lot
Envelope
Price Realized
$1,400.00

Lot #1631
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ITALY Military Mail
1944-45 collection of 58 covers or cards from Italian soldiers to their families, with German Army Fieldpost markings, few prisoner of war letters, variety of censor and official hs, mixed condition, mostly fine and interesting lot
Envelope
Price Realized
$900.00

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