U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History
October 12-13, 2021

Our October 12-13, 2021 Sale of Rare Stamps and Postal History of the World will take place at our Galleries and over the internet via CherrystoneLIVE. This 1,458 lot sale begins with United States, with 19th and 20th Century single rarities, graded items, proofs, essays and back of book material. The Foreign section focus is on Asia, with an outstanding collection of Large Dragons of Shanghai, used and unused individual rarities and a powerful balance lot. There is Japan with Offices in Korea, followed by stamps and Postal History of Imperial Korea, Mongolia, as well as Russian Offices in China, with Chinese Eastern Railway Stations. European countries include Austria, with local issues, France & Colonies, German Colonies, Italian States & Colonies, Poland, Russia, Great Britain & British Commonwealth, an important collection of Persia and select rarities from the rest of the world. The sale concludes with Large Lots and Collections, with hundreds of albums comprising a collection formed by Solomon Goldberg and sold on behalf of the UJA of New York. Additional lots range from single country albums to specialized collections, multi-carton worldwide groups and cover lots. Scans of the large lots are continuously being added.

ImagesDescriptionCurrent Bid
Lot #1290
1858-2013 collection on pages, housed in two large 3-ring binders, 19th Century mostly used, with Province of Canada perforated issue to 17c, Large Queens to 15c, Montreal & Ottawa printings, 20c and 50c Widow unused, Jubilees to 50c unused, also $2 and $3 used, Maple Leaf complete (Scott 66-84 unused), 20th Century mostly unused, including Quebec and Admirals complete to $1, also Coils, Scroll Issue (149-59) and 1930-31 to $1 (162-77), apparently complete from there, also Special Delivery, Postage Dues, Officials, plus a nice showing of Newfoundland, including classics and Air Post, occasional condition issues, generally fine-v.f.
Price Realized

Lot #1291
1897 Jubilees, selection of 2c (18), 3c (5), 5c (10), 8c (7), 10c (11) and 15c, mostly unused without gum (15c h.r.) many in multiples, fine-v.f.,
Box *(*)
Catalog #52/58
Catalog Value $4,370
Lot #1292
1897 Maple Leaf, selection of 13 stamps, including 1/2c (block of four), 1c, 3c, 5c (2), 6c (with sheet margin at top), 8c (horizontal pair) and 10c (2), also three 2c Surcharges including one with broken "2", mostly h.r., some toning and minor gum disturbances, otherwise fine-v.f.,
Box *
Catalog #66/73
Catalog Value $2,655
Price Realized

Lot #1293
1898 Christmas Issue, 35 stamps in multiples including blocks of four and six, strips of three and four and vertical pairs, mostly h.r. (some n.h.), some toning and other faults noted, otherwise fine-v.f. (catalogued as hinged singles)
Box *
Catalog #85-86
Catalog Value $1,400
Price Realized

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