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 #1324
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMAN AREA
1850-1945 collection in Scott Specialty album, Old German States well represented, with Baden, 1862-68 and Postage Dues, good showing of Bavaria, Numerals and imperf. and perf. Coat of Arms, 1911 Luitpold, two different types, complete to 1920, also Postage Dues (J1, etc.), Officials, Bergedorf, Bremen, Brunswick, Hamburg, Hanover, Helgoland, Lubeck, Prussia, Turn & Taxis, Wurttemberg. Plebiscite issues include Allenstein (complete), Marienwerder (Scott 1-53 complete, signed Bohne, GPSY, Herbert Bloch), Memel, mostly complete, with Lithuanian Occupation (N1-114), signed Bloch, also Schleswig, Upper Silesia, plus WWI Occupation issues (Belgium, France, Lithuania, Poland, Polish Offices in Danzig (Port Gdansk), 1919 Eupen & Malmedy complete (1N1-58), also WWII Issues for Estonia, Ionian Islands (Zante set of six), Ljubljana (Laibach) complete, Luxembourg, Poland Generalgouvernement, also complete Serbia and Ukraine, expertized where needed, mostly fine-v.f.
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Price Realized
$2,300.00

Lot #1325
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMAN AREA
1850-1945 collection on Scott Specialty album pages, Old German States with fairly complete Baden and Bavaria (1920s high values signed Infla) good section of Brunswick (1-11 and others, many signed Bloch, etc.), Hamburg, Hanover, Helgoland, Lubeck, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Oldenburg, Prussia, Saxony, Schleswig-Holstein, Thurn & Taxis, North German Confederation and Wurttemberg. Plebiscite issues include Marienwerder (missing 50pf), good collection of Memel, including Lithuanian Occupation, Schleswig, Upper Silesia, plus WWI Occupation issues (Belgium, France, Lithuania, Poland, Polish Offices in Danzig (Port Gdansk), 1919 Eupen and Malmedy complete (1N1-58), also WWII Issues for Luxembourg and Poland Generalgouvernement, few covers, some usual quality issues among the German States, but many with expert signatures, high catalogue value
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