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.

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Lot #8519
1927 (18 Dec) England to Australia "Red Rose" flight by Capt. W.N Lancaster and Mrs. Keith Miller, cover flown via Singapore to Manila, with rose flight vignette, three 1/2a George V stamps, canceled at Calcutta, with Singapore (9 Na 28) and Manila (Jan 25) transit and arrival pmks, also W.Bruggmann datestamp, fine and very rare, only 12 covers were carried on this flight, which was delayed due to "Red Rose" crashing at Muntok (Dutch East Indies), both pilots injured
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