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 #409
FRENCH COLONIES French Offices in the Turkish Empire
1916 picture postcard (Salonika) with Tresor & Postes 501 military departure pmk, violet "Escadrille V.83" cachet, addressed to Macao, China, with faint arrival (?) pmk, scarce destination. Also included is a ppc from Fort-Lamy, Chad to Paris, franked with 1c Middle Congo adhesive, tied by military cachet, sent via Lagos, Nigeria and Liverpool, fine

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