Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World
August 9-10, 2022

Cherrystone is pleased to present our Summer auction taking place on August 9-10, 2022, featuring Rare Stamps and Postal History of the World. This sale contains 1,283 lots, with notable United States, Great Britain and British Commonwealth, numerous European countries, with Austria, Belgium, France & Colonies, Germany, Hungary, Italy and Colonies, Lithuania, Poland, Russia and Switzerland. From Asia there are selections of China, Laos and Vietnam. South American countries are also well represented, with a good showing of Inverted Centers from all parts of the globe. There and numerous flight covers and large lots and collections. Please note there are no printed catalogues for this auction.

ImagesDescriptionCurrent Bid
Lot #8476
1925 (16 Feb) Anglo-Indian Survey Flight by Alan Cobham, cover flown from Calcutta to London bearing an uncanceled 2a George V and the green flight vignette with triangular flight cachet and 3d charge mark of London E.C, a 3d postage due stamp applied at Kensington, 17 March Waldon Aerodrome Croydon arrival and signed on the reverse by Flight Engineer Arthur B. Elliott (who was killed a year later, when on a flight between Baghdad and Basra), hinge remnants, fine cover, only 121 carried
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