U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History
May 25-26, 2021

Our May 25-26, 2021 Auction will run live via CherrystoneLIVE. This 1,382 lot sale features United States and Worldwide countries, beginning with a solid selection of U.S. singles, sets, Postal History and Possessions. The Foreign section features a highly specialized collection of French Indochina, with 19th Century military and civilian mail from what is today Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Thailand. This collection was formed by a former French Colonial resident, with an excellent eye for postal history and considered a foremost expert of the subject. From Germany, there are used and unused selections from an-old time collection formed with assistance from Herbert Bloch and the Friedl Expert Committee. Great Britain and British Commonwealth are followed by a collection of Imperial Japan, including the original collection formed in 1875 by Baron Maejima Hisoka, founder of the Japanese Postal System. Italian Offices in China include three rare Pechino and Tientsin items, including unique covers. The Poland selection features Krakow Issue, Locals, Polish Army Corps in Italy, with unique errors and varieties. Russia boasts a collection of 300+ lots of Zemstvo, with many ex-Baughman, Faberge, and Bianchi items. In addition, this sale includes a strong selection of 100+ large lots and collections ranging from single country albums to specialized collections, multi-carton worldwide properties and large cover lots

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Lot #1319
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS French Indochina Military Mail
1880-1917 collection of mostly military mail from LAOS, 29 covers and cards, bearing endorsements "Corps Expeditionnaire Annam-Tonkin", "Corps Expeditionnaire du Tonkin", "Corps du Tonkin", departure markings of "Lao-Kay", "Van-Yen", "Muong-sen", "Luang-Prabang Laos", "Vien-Poukha Laos" octagonal "Corr.D'Armees", "Corps Exp. Tonkin" markings, "Troupes du Mekong" and "Est Asiatique Francaise Laos", "Muong Houm Xien Houng", "Hue Annam", "Muong-Khoua", "Xieng-Khoung Laos", "Muong-Khoua" and others, some with small explanatory write-ups and prices ($500-$5,000), each can be offered individually! A great lot
Envelope
Unsold
Lot #1320
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS French Indochina Military Mail
1887-1915 collection of mostly military and Naval mail from Cambodia, 41 covers and cards, bearing endorsements "Corps Expeditionnaire du Cambodge", "Corps du Tonkin", departure markings of "Kampot", "Krauchmar", octagonal "Corr. D'Armee", "Corps Exp. Tonkin" and Maritime markings, "Service de la Flotte Canonniere La Sagaie" and "Marine et Colonies Service a La Mer" (each with Anchor),"Troupes du Cambodge, Commandant Superieur", "Protectorat du Cambodge/Hopital Mixte/Pnom-Penh", "Troupes du Cambodge" in red, plus many others, mixed condition, but mostly with clear markings, some with small explanatory write-ups and priced ($500-$5,000), each can be offered individually! A wonderful group
Envelope
Price Realized
$4,750.00

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