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 #1339
1862-1960 extensive collection in 11 Lindner albums and folder, with a huge selection of used and unused singles and sets, plus covers and postal history, with unusual cancellations, frankings, rates, postal stationery, publicities, censor markings, aerogrammes, flights, bisects, Express Mail, perforation varieties, unusual mixed frankings from 1920s-30s including covers with multiples of high values, Italian Colonies and Occupation issues including commercially used covers, Post WWII material with postally used commercial items and much more. Condition is mixed, mostly fine-v.f. A veritable treasure for a postal historian, dealer and collector alike
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Lot #1340
2004 "The Woman in Art" definitives, 45c Venus, variety "value omitted", six sheets of 100 (600 stamps), n.h., v.f., with photocopies of 2016 Dr.Avi certificates for blocks of four (Sass. Specialized 2370Aa, €270,000)
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Catalog #2447var
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