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 #1451
SAN MARINO
1874 (18 May) registered cover franked with Italy 30c brown (London printing), 40c carmine rose and 20c blue (both Torino printing), making up an attractive three color franking paying 90c rate to Rome, all cancelled "S.M.no" in rectangular dots, with corresponding "Republica di S.Marino" cds in blue, red wax seals on reverse, with arrival pmks on back, red wax seals virtually intact, minor cover flaws, nevertheless fine and rare combination usage of Italian adhesives used in San Marino, with 2003 Sorani certificate,
Envelope
Catalog #Sass.F5L,F6L,F11L
Catalog Value €85,000
Unsold
Lot #1452
SAN MARINO
1877 1L blue, unused with original gum, paper hinge remnant, nice color and well centered for issue, with 2007 Sismondo certificate,
*
Catalog #22
Catalog Value $1,675
Unsold
Lot #1453
SAN MARINO
1899 2L violet, n.h., nice color, fresh and fine example of this difficult stamp,
**
Catalog #72
Catalog Value $2,000
Price Realized
$550.00

Lot #1454
SAN MARINO
1910 1c brown, die proof on card, v.f., rare (Sass.49)
P
Catalog #78P
Unsold
Lot #1455
SAN MARINO
1932 Garibaldi, 10c and 20c, three diff. essays in blue or black, each carrying the full text of Garibaldi's statement to his soldiers in exile with him in San Marino, v.f. and probably unique group, with individual Diena certificates
E
Catalog #143-44E
Price Realized
$1,900.00

Lot #1456
SAN MARINO
1937 Abraham Lincoln, set of two souvenir sheets, each signed by the engraver, artist, government officials, etc., some minor flaws and hinge toning, probably unique
*
Catalog #186-187
Price Realized
$140.00

Lot #1457
SAN MARINO
1949-50 Landscapes, complete set of 16 on two FDCs, fine-v.f. (Sass. 342-55)
Envelope
Catalog #278-293
Catalog Value €650
Price Realized
$210.00

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