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 #1417
1851-2017 collection on pages, housed in four large 3-ring binders, DENMARK, with a solid showing of 19th Century, mostly used, also 1912-15 GPO, both 5kr values, King Christian se-tenant blocks of four, definitive sets, Faroe Islands, surcharges (2-5) and mostly complete from 1978-2000; GREENLAND, including Parcel Post; ICELAND, 19th Century mostly used, then some sets unused, including 1902-04 King Christian IX (Scott 34-44B), Frederik VIII (92-98), 1930 Parliament (152-66,O53-67), souvenir sheets, Air Post, Officials; FINLAND, substantial collection through 1917, early issues used, later sets, souvenir sheet, Semi-Postals, Air Post (C1), Military issues, etc.; NORWAY, used and unused collection, including Officials; SWEDEN, collection of many hundreds, solid representation of early issues to 1rd, mostly used, 20th Century used and unused, 1903 5k unused, Gustav V set of 16 (without 55o, 80o), variety of coils, 1924 UPU unused sets (197-228), later issues, coil pairs, booklets, Semi-Postals, Air Post and Officials, also ALAND 1984-2015 apparently complete, generally fine-v.f.
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