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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Lot #1456
1881 Quetzal, 2c brown & green, center inverted, h.r., well centered, fine example of this rare invert, with handstamped guarantee,
Catalog #22a
Catalog Value $725
Price Realized

Lot #1457
1911 General Post Office, 25c blue & black, center inverted, unused without gum, centered to bottom as usual, closed tear at right, fine appearance,
Catalog #141a
Catalog Value $1,750
Price Realized

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