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 #147
CZECHOSLOVAKIA Czechoslovak Legion Post in Siberia
1920 (27 Mar) picture postcard written in Shanghai, franked with 20k Imperial Arms, tied by Russian Post Office in Shanghai 30.3.20 CDs, addressed to Vladivostok "Czechoslovak Field Post Finance Office", with Czech Legion adhesive added on arrival and tied by Fieldpost cachet (repeated on front of the postcard), message from Central Economic Commission in Shanghai "this is my fifth card trying to find you, without answer, let me know if you are alive or dead", crayon "II Odd" and "Polni Postal Ceskoslovenskych Vojsk" handstamps, fine and rare usage from Czechoslovak representative in China to Vladivostok
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