The Hawkins Collection of Select European Countries
December 4, 2019

The Hawkins collection is a fine assembly of unused stamps from several pre-World War II European Countries, notably Albania, Austria, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland. There are many rare and seldom offered classics, such as an unused 1851 2 Reales Isabella and 3 Cuartos Arms of Madrid from Spain, Zurich and Geneva 4Rp and 6Rp, as well as a Basel Dove and a complete selection of Sitting and Standing Helvetias. Most of the individual lots are accompanied by certificates, with excellent and comprehensive balances offered intact, with Greece, Germany, Bulgaria, Yugoslavia and others. A compact and powerful single owner sale, the Hawkins Collection will be sold on 4th December 2019 at 1:00 PM at our New York Galleries and via CherrystoneLive.

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Lot #5244
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NETHERLANDS
1852-1940 collection virtually complete on PALO hingeless album pages, with 1852 King William III imperf. and perf. (1-6), also included block of four of 10c lake (unused with original gum, margins to cut in at top and bottom, Sismondo certificate), 1867 5c-50c (7-12), Coat of Arms, 1872-88 5c-22 1/2c, also 1g, Numerals, Princess Wilhelmina 3c-25c and 50c to 2.50g, complete from there, with 10g values (86 and 101), perf. varieties (90a-98a), surcharges, 1898-1924 1/2c-60c,1923 Assumption as Monarch issue, plus balance of definitives and commemoratives, Semi-Postals, Air Post and Postage Dues (no syncopated perfs included), occasional minor flaws (no gum or short perfs) among earlier issues, generally fine-v.f., very impressive collection of Netherlands
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Price Realized
$4,250.00

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