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 #270
United States - Postage Dues
1884 30c red brown, barest trace of a hinge, well centered, with wide margins, with 1995 PFC and 2020 PSAG certificate, the latter graded "95" (unpriced in SMQ as hinged, $1,800 for n.h.)
Catalog #J20
Price Realized

Lot #271
United States - Postage Dues
1914 30c carmine lake, n.h., fine, with 2019 PFC,
Catalog #J57
Catalog Value $525
Price Realized

Lot #272
United States - Postage Dues
1914 50c carmine lake, unused slightly disturbed original gum, centered to top, fresh and very good example of this rare Postage Due, with 2021 PSAG certificate (catalogue value is for fine-v.f.)
Catalog #J58
Catalog Value $11,500

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