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.
1914 (5 Nov) registered cover from "Kockar" to Stockholm, franked with strips of 3x7k Arms and 3k Romanov, tied by departure pmks, with two different Registry labels at bottom, censored, with arrival pmk
1924-25 definitives (typographed), 1k-5r perf. 14 1/2, also 1k-1r perf. 12, issues complete, including 15k Lemon and 1r red & brown, used, mostly fine or better,
Catalog Value $3,321
1938 two covers, each franked with a diagonal bisect, one with half of 20k Engels, used locally in Moscow, the other with half of 30k Parachutist used locally in Leningrad, each with arrival pmk, fine
1949 Stalin, imperf. souvenir sheet of four, also Lenin Mausoleum, perforated souvenir sheet of four, n.h., the former with usual wrinkles, otherwise v.f.
Catalog #1325, 1349a
Previous Country/Group Auction Index Next Country/Group