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 #5144
United States 1909-13 Issues
1910 3c Minerva, Harris Automatic Press Company Offset Test, five different Large Die Essays on India (gray black, dark brown, blue, green, carmine (TD28TC1), each die sunk on card (119x132mm), several removed and rehinged on cards, occasional slight wrinkling of the India paper, one or two minor card creases, mostly v.f. and rare group of essays,

Catalog Value $ 5,000
Price Realized

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