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.
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRENCH COLONIES
1859-1935 collection on well filled SG album pages, used or unused (some sets mixed), with General Issues complete including 1876 4c gray, used (signed Brun), Type Sage; Alaouites apparently complete; Algeria; Andorra 1932 set; Anjoun; Benin fairly complete; Cameroun, French Offices in China including Canton, Hoi-Hao, Kouang-Tcheu, Mong-Tseu, Packhoi, Tchongking, Yunnan-Fou, etc.; Cilicia; Crete with Gautre certificate for Surcharges set of five; Diego Suarez; Djibouti; Offices in Egypt with Alexandria including 150m on 5fr with Gautre certificate and Port Said; French Congo with surcharges; French Guiana; French Sudan; Gabon; Somali Coast; Grand Comoro; Guadeloupe; Indochina; Inini; Ivory Coast; Latakia; Levant, Madagascar; Martinique; Mauritania; Mayotte; Middle Congo; Moheli; Morocco; New Caledonia including Paris-Noumea set of two; New Hebrides; Niger; Nossi-Be; Port Lagos; Reunion; Rouad; St. Pierre & Miquelon; Senegal; Tahiti; Togo; Upper Volta; Vathy with Behr certificate for 20p on 5fr; Wallis and Futuna, etc., with Semi-Postals and Air Post where appropriate, some better items signed (noted on pages), mixed condition with some usual faults noted, generally fine or better, high catalogue value
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