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 #903
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Baden Powell 3p blue, surface defect but with all perforations intact, used in combination with three different Mafeking Besieged overprints on Bechuanaland, plus 6p on 3p violet which did not originate on this cover (replacing a different stamp which was excised previously), Mafeking Apr 21 1900 cds, addressed to S. Cohen & Son at Market Square, fine and attractive appearance, ex-Franklin D. Roosevelt collection
Envelope
Catalog #167,170,173,174,179
Price Realized
$1,400.00

Lot #904
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear, 1p blue, two distinct shades, h.r., fresh and well centered, fine-v.f., signed Bloch,
*
Catalog #178
Catalog Value $2,600
Price Realized
$1,500.00

Lot #905
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt.Major Goodyear, 1p blue, vertical pair, l.h., good color and well centered for issue, fine and rare multiple
*
Catalog #178
Price Realized
$1,400.00

Lot #906
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear, 1p blue, two distinct sizes and shades, canceled May 7 and May 11, fine-v.f.,
O
Catalog #178
Catalog Value $950
Price Realized
$450.00

Lot #907
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear and Gen. Robert S.S. Baden Powell, 1p and 3p deep blue, used, the latter on piece, Apr 13 and Apr 12 cancels, well centered, fine-v.f.,
O
Catalog #178,179
Catalog Value $1,000
Price Realized
$450.00

Lot #908
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear and Gen. Robert S.S. Baden Powell, 1p and 3p light blue, used, the latter on piece, May 2 cancel, fine-v.f.,
O
Catalog #178,179
Catalog Value $1,000
Price Realized
$450.00

Lot #909
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Gen. Robert S.S. Baden Powell, 3p blue, h.r., well centered, fine,
*
Catalog #179
Catalog Value $1,900
Price Realized
$900.00

Lot #910
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Gen. Robert S.S. Baden Powell, 3p blue, perfectly struck Apr 12 1900 cds, beautiful color and even perforations all around, fine
O
Catalog #179
Price Realized
$290.00

Lot #911
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Gen. Robert S.S. Baden Powell, 3p blue, cracked plate variety, tied on piece by May 13 1900 cds, well centered, fine
O
Catalog #179var
Price Realized
$450.00

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