Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World
February 7-8, 2023

Welcome to our February 7-8, 2023 Sale of Rare Stamps and Postal History of the World, which will take place at our Teaneck, N.J. Galleries and over the internet via CherrystoneLIVE. This 1,366 lot sale features better United States, with quality material assembled by a Japanese gentleman. Foreign countries include Albania, with 1913 Double Eagle handstamps, Austria, France and Colonies, Germany with a selection of WWII Occupation Issues, Great Britain and British Commonwealth with Australia, BNA, New Zealand, British Asia and Africa. There are rarities from Iran, including postal history, Italy and Italian Colonies, a collection of hand-painted Karl Lewis covers and more. The auction concludes with over two hundred Large Lots and Collections, ranging from single country albums and specialized collections, to multi-carton worldwide groups and large cover lots offered intact.

ImagesDescriptionCurrent Bid
Lot #1191
United States - American Ship Mail from Japan
1914 1c green, perf. 10 horizontal pair, tied by violet "Chiyo-Maru I.J.Sea Post" (5 Feb 1916) cds on cover showing "Fearon Daniel & Co., Inc. Shanghai" return address, sent via San Francisco to New York, with Feb 25, 1916 arrival datestamp, cover roughly opened at right, fine and rare usage from the Japan Sea Post Office
Price Realized

Lot #1192
United States - American Ship Mail from Japan
1914 1c green, perf. 12, straight edge at right, tied by violet Yokohama Japan pmk on picture postcard to San Francisco, with bilingual "Paquebot" handstamp alongside, fine usage

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