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 #1411
1857-1936 collection on SG album pages, used or unused, with 1857 10k brown and blue, 1858 issue (defective), Wove and Laid Paper issues, Soviet Union mostly used aside from Leningrad Exhibition, Spartacist Games, Semi-Postal including Philately for Children used and unused (only one 1k value for each, the former with Behr certificate), Air Post with Levanevsky, etc., also Karelia Bear, South Russia, mixed condition with some faults noted, generally fine-v.f.
Price Realized

Lot #1412
1919-34 balance of a consignment, with 13 imperforate sheets, Imperial Arms and early R.S.F.S.R., some folded between stamps, also selection of seven items, including two Telegrams sent during the Civil War, British "Army Post Office P.B.2" censored cover sent 26 Jan.19 to Detroit USA, with letter "Somewhere in Russia", etc., mixed condition
Box Envelope **
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Lot #1413
1934 Presentation booklet (for the 17th Party Congress), with 1922-34 issues canceled on pages (25 Jan 34), including Stratosphere Balloon, Nationalities, Zeppelin, etc., covers detached and reinforced, otherwise fine
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