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 #1713
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CEYLON
1861-1950 consignment on dealer/auction lot cards, with selection of perforated issues, Victoria to 96c, Surcharges including 30c inverted, 1r12c on 2r50c perf. 12 1/2p, 1912 George V 20r and 50r (some toning), etc., also Officials and 1952 Colombo Plan Harrison and Sons presentation card and 5c War Tax with overprint inverted, mostly l.h. or h.r. (some unused), mixed condition with some faults to be expected, excellent lot, cat. $6,000+
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Price Realized
$1,000.00

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