Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World
May 3-4, 2022

Welcome to our May 3-4 Sale which will take place live in our Galleries as well as via CherrystoneLIVE. This 1,306 lot sale features United States and Possessions, with 19th & 20th Century single rarities, graded items, proofs, essays and back of the book material. A-Z countries include specialized Austria, Egypt, France, as well as Germany with a selection of WWII Occupation Issues and mail from POW Camps. Great Britain and British Commonwealth include rare singles, high values, BNA and British Africa. There are numerous rarities from Iran, Italy (with Old States and Italian Colonies), Israel, with sheets of 7-9 and J1-5, Korea, Latvia and many other collecting areas. The auction concludes with a solid section of Large Lots and Collections ranging from single country albums to specialized collections, multi-carton worldwide groups and large cover lots offered intact.

ImagesDescriptionCurrent Bid
Lot #292
1917 (3 May) cover franked with 5o and 15o adhesives, sent from Copenhagen to Tunis, opened by censor, with corresponding oval handstamp, red "Ministere de la Guerre Tunis" cachet, with arrival pmk on back, fine WWI cover from Denmark to Tunisia. Also included is a 1915 Soldier Card 10ore S.B. overprint, sent from Odense to Jutland
Price Realized

Lot #293
1917 (24 Jan) cover franked with 20o blue, sent from Copenhagen to "wireless operator on board S.S. Roon, Tkillatjap, Java", redirected to Wilhelmina, Bandveng, opened by censor, framed "Released by the British Military Authorities" handstamp, showing transit and arrival pmks two years later (22.9.19)

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