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

Our November 7-8, 2023 Sale of Rare Stamps and Postal History of the World will take place at our Teaneck, N.J. Galleries and over the internet via CherrystoneLIVE and StampAuctionNetwork (SAN). The 1,211 lots sale begins with United States and U.S. Possessions. Worldwide sections include a solid collection of Germany and German Colonies, with many individual rarities. British Commonwealth features British Guiana "Cotton Reels" with an unused 12c black, making its first appearance on the market since the 1935 Hind sale; G.R.I. errors and varieties, strong Bushire, specialized Malaysian States and much more. There are strong selections from various European Countries and rest of the world, with additional items from the Carl A. Kilgas and Martin Stempien estates. The auction concludes with 250 Large Lots and Collections, ranging from single country albums, specialized collections, multi-carton worldwide groups and large cover lots offered intact. Kindly note that we will continue adding images for some lots. If scans for the lot you are interested are unavailable, please check again in a few days.

ImagesDescriptionCurrent Bid
Lot #21
United States 1873 Continental Bank Note Company
1873 6c dull pink, h.r., well centered, fresh and v.f., with 2020 PSAG certificate,
Catalog #159
Catalog Value $ 375
Price Realized

Lot #22
United States 1873 Continental Bank Note Company
1873 10c brown, tied by S14 cancel, used in 1874 on FL from New York to France, red departure cds alongside, French entry pmk below, Lyon arrival on back, fine
Catalog #161
Price Realized

Lot #23
United States 1873 Continental Bank Note Company
1873 15c orange, used Aug 23, 1878 on cover from New Haven to Cape of Good Hope, red "50" credit to France, with London transit, Wellington and Cape Town arrival pmks (Sep 30), some cover mending at bottom, otherwise fine
Catalog #163
Price Realized

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