U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History
November 10-11, 2020

Welcome to our November 10-11, 2020 Auction which will be held simultaneously via CherrystoneLIVE and Stamp Auction Network (SAN). This sale contains 1,091 lots of Rare Stamps and Postal History of the World, with United States and European countries, including Austria, France and Colonies, Germany, Italy, with specialized selection of Fezzan, Poland, Russia, with Postal History and Russia used in Asia, Vatican City errors & varieties, plus many others. Great Britain and British Commonwealth are well represented, covering all Reigns with many high values and sets from Aden to Zanzibar. This auction concludes with a strong selection of 167 large lots and collections ranging from single country albums to specialized collections, including United States Plate Blocks, British Commonwealth George VI and multi-carton worldwide properties and cover lots.

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Lot #2543
GREAT BRITAIN British Intervention in North Russia
1919 (8 Dec) picture postcard sent by a British sailor in Sevastopol to Hessenford, England, inscribed "On Active Service", with "RECEIVED FROM H. M. SHIP/NO CHARGE TO BE RAISED" handstamp and London transit datestamp. The message, dated Monday 8th, reads "What do you think of this place? This is Sebastopol." The Royal Navy's Mediterranean Fleet used Sevastopol as an operational base during its intervention in the Russian civil war. The photograph shows Sevastopol's southern bay
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Price Realized
$160.00

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