Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World; Hawkins II - European Colonies
May 12-13, 2020

Our May 12, 2020 sale was prepared in anticipation of London 2020 World Stamp Exhibition. While the show has been rescheduled, this auction will take place as scheduled. There is an important collection of Great Britain and British Commonwealth, with many individual Colonies offered intact. In addition, there are hundreds of better individual lots of Inverted Centers of the World, French Colonies Postal History selection from the Lorenz correspondence to Trieste, excellent range of European countries, with Italy and Colonies, especially Fezzan, Poland, Russia, as well as rarities from Japan, Korea and more. There are many attractive and substantial Large Lots and Collections, often fully scanned.

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ImagesDescriptionBidding
Lot #2001
BELGIAN CONGO - Hawkins Collection
1886-1938 collection complete on PALO album pages, with additional first issue 5fr deep lilac (5b), two with APS certificates (5,11), occasional varieties (89/111, 19 different, each with security punch and overprinted Specimen in red), also souvenir sheets and Ruanda-Urundi 1924-38 complete, clean, mostly fine-v.f. collection of Belgian Congo and Ruanda-Urundi
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Catalog #1-172,B1-31,C1-15,J1-7
Price Realized
$3,250.00

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