Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World
May 12, 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.
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE
1900-50 large stock of thousands, mostly complete sets arranged in three stock books, with regular issues and commemoratives, good selection of the various Semi-Postals, including overprints and better items (hinged and never hinged), later issues with Famous Men, Air Post, Pre-Canceled and other back of book items (these up to 1998), while there are occasional condition problems (some toning or hinge remnants), most of the material is n.h., fine-v.f., good working stock of these attractive and popular stamps, huge catalogue value