Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World including the Fred Blau Collection
March 3-4, 2020

We are pleased to announce our March 3-4, 2020 Auction, featuring the Fred Blau collection of Palestine Aerophilately and Military Mail, followed by United States and Possessions, with Dr.Ernesto Arosemena's Canal Zone, continuing with selections from Asia, Western European countries, South and Central America, Middle East, as well as extensive Great Britain and British Commonwealth, Poland with an exceptional collection of World War II Occupation proofs & essays, Russia, Vatican City, etc., and ending as usual with Large Lots and Collections. This is a live public auction taking place in our NYC Galleries as well as on CherrystoneLIVE.

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Lot #843
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH FALKLAND ISLANDS
1912-14 George V, 10sh brown, perforated trial color proof on card, prepared by the Thomas De La Rue & Co., with additional Specimen handstamp and numbered "54", v.f.
P
Catalog #39P
Price Realized
$700.00

Lot #844
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH FALKLAND ISLANDS
1933 5sh yellow and black, h.r., v.f. (SG 136)
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Catalog #74
Catalog Value £950
Price Realized
$550.00

Lot #845
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH FALKLAND ISLANDS
1935 Silver Jubilee, two sets of blocks of four, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #77-80
Catalog Value $600
Price Realized
$230.00

Lot #846
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH FALKLAND ISLANDS
1935 Silver Jubilee, 10 sets (including two sets of blocks of four), n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #77-80
Catalog Value $750
Price Realized
$280.00

Lot #847
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH FALKLAND ISLANDS
1935 Silver Jubilee, sheet corner margin blocks of six, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #77-80
Catalog Value $450
Price Realized
$280.00

Lot #848
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH FALKLAND ISLANDS
1964 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Falkland Islands, 6d H.M.S. "Glasgow", error of vignette (instead of H.M.S. "Kent"), n.h., v.f., one of only 17 known. According to Stanley Gibbons, the error occurred when the vignette of the 2 1/2p was included amongst the supply of the 6p value. "There have been seventeen reports of stamps showing the error, although it is believed that some of these may refer to the same example." A modern rarity (SG 216a)
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Catalog #151a
Catalog Value £40,000
Price Realized
$24,000.00

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