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 #1359
RUSSIA Air Post
1870 (15 Nov) Siege of Paris, FL franked with France 80c Laureated, cancelled "5" large numeral, with corresponding Paris R. de Bondy departure cds alongside, addressed to St. Petersburg, endorsed "Par Ballon Monte", boxed "PD" and appropriate crayon charge markings due to Prussia, fine and attractive Ballon Monte to Russia (without arrival pmk), with certificates from Bertrand Sinais and Jean-Francois Brun
Envelope
Price Realized
$2,800.00

Lot #1360
RUSSIA Air Post
1924 15k on 1r red brown, surcharge inverted, top sheet margin single, l.h., v.f., signed Stolow,
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Catalog #C8a
Catalog Value $1,400
Unsold
Lot #1361
RUSSIA Air Post
1930 Zeppelin 40k and 80k imperforate singles, n.h., v.f., signed N.Y. Stamp Company, etc., with 1987 Diena certificate,
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Catalog #C12b-13b
Catalog Value $5,700
Price Realized
$1,800.00

Lot #1362
RUSSIA Air Post
1931 Airships, imperforate set, also 15k perf. 10 1/2, used, fine-v.f.,
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Catalog #C15-19,25a
Catalog Value $287
Price Realized
$100.00

Lot #1363
RUSSIA Air Post
1933 Civil Aviation, watermarked and unwatermarked sets, n.h., fine-v.f.,
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Catalog #C40-49
Catalog Value $1,220
Price Realized
$450.00

Lot #1364
RUSSIA Air Post
1933 Civil Aviation, watermarked, set of five, imperf. sheet margin singles in issued colors, with gum, h.r., v.f. and extremely rare (not to be confused with the imperf. trials in various colors)
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Catalog #C40-44var
Price Realized
$14,000.00

Lot #1365
RUSSIA Air Post
1934 5k violet brown, perf. 13 1/2, n.h., v.f.,
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Catalog #C50a
Catalog Value $275
Price Realized
$90.00

Lot #1366
RUSSIA Air Post
1935 Chelyuskin Rescue, complete set, h.r., fresh, mostly v.f.,
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Catalog #C58-67
Catalog Value $1,032
Price Realized
$450.00

Lot #1367
RUSSIA Air Post
1935 Chelyuskin Expedition, 1k-50k complete, n.h. and post office fresh, each stamp well centered, fresh and v.f. A splendid set in superior quality, rarely offered this nice,
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Catalog #C58-67
Catalog Value $2,058
Price Realized
$900.00

Lot #1368
RUSSIA Air Post
1935 Chelyuskin Expedition, 1k-50k complete, n.h. and post office fresh, each stamp well centered, fresh and v.f. A splendid set in superior quality, rarely offered this nice,
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Catalog #C58-67
Catalog Value $2,058
Price Realized
$900.00

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