United States Stamps and Currency, featuring the Gerald Nylander Collection
August 22, 2023

Our August 22, 2023 United States auction features the Gerald Nylander Collection of Washington-Franklins, with an emphasis on Proofs, Essays, errors and varieties. Many of the items in this collection are unique and are the basis of some of the illustrations in Scott Specialized Catalogue. Gerald was a consummate stamp collector, contributor to the Scott Catalogue, author of many articles and frequent exhibitor (Essays, Trial Colors and Proofs 1908-1917; Postal Rates, Foreign Destinations and others). His collection also includes U.S. Banknotes and Currency. He was a member of the Collectors Club of Chicago and many other philatelic societies. In addition the sale includes Regular Issues, Air Post, Offices in China and more

ImagesDescriptionCurrent Bid
Lot #5159
United States 1909-13 Issues
1912 1c green, 2c carmine, 7c black, 8c olive green, 9c, salmon, 10c orange yellow, 12c, claret brown, 15c gray, 20c ultramarine and 30c orange red, ten different large die proofs mounted or die sunk on full cards, first two are hybrid dies, 2c "Approved Sep 23/11 P.M.G." in ms at bottom, fresh and v.f., first two with 1995 PFCs, last seven ex-FDR collection,
Catalog #405P1-407,414-420P1
Catalog Value $ 14,000
Price Realized

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