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 #1254
POLAND Flight Covers
1925 (2 May) Warszawa to Westerplatte/Gdansk, flown cover with two different (5gr and 10gr) L.O.P.P. adhesives, used in combination with 30gr adhesive, red "Mit Luftpost befordert Flugpost Danzig 5" handstamp, charged 5gr postage due, v.f.
Envelope
Price Realized
$230.00

Lot #1255
POLAND Flight Covers
1925 (16 Dec) Warszawa to Westerplatte/Gdansk, flown card with 10gr L.O.P.P. adhesive, used in combination with 2gr, 3gr and 25gr stamps, red "Mit Luftpost befordert Flugpost Danzig" handstamp, little toning at top, fine
Envelope
Price Realized
$140.00

Lot #1256
POLAND Flight Covers
1930 (2 June) first flight cover from Bucharest, registered to Warszawa, franked on both sides, with arrival pmk (3 June), fine and scarce first flight cover (others were erroneously routed via Prague), ex-Joffe
Envelope
Price Realized
$150.00

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