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Lot #772
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1860-1880 selection of 13 FLs from Malta to London, Messina, Marseilles, Rome, Palermo and Livorno, franked with different Great Britain adhesives, mostly "A25" duplex postmarks, with corresponding departure cds alongside, one tied by the scarcer "M" (SG Z20) strike, different rates and combinations noted, mostly fine and scarce group
Envelope
$1,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #773
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1861 (Sep 30) FL from Malta to Porto, with Malta departure and Gibraltar transit cds struck alongside, hs "150" charge in Portugal, boxed "Por Alexandria" at bottom, with Lisbon transit and Porto arrival pmks on reverse, v.f. and scarce routing
Envelope
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #774
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1861-1883 selection of five FLs from Malta to Italy, franked with different Great Britain adhesives, three tied by clear "A25" duplex postmarks, with corresponding departure cds alongside, others by "M" (SG Z20) strikes, also "Piroscafi Postali Italiani", endorsed "Par Vapeour Anglais" with French transits, one disinfected, with some residual defects
Envelope
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #775
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1908 (4 Nov) German 3pf commemorative stationery entire (opened for display), additionally franked and registered from Wertheim, via San Marino (6 Nov) and Athens (Greek stamps added on both sides), where it was again registered and sent via Malta (2x1/2p, 1p and 2p added in Valetta) and forwarded to the Patriarch of the Latin Church in Jerusalem, arriving on 23 November, minor faults, well travelled and impressive cover
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #776
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1923 (23 Mar) cover from Sliema to Constantinople, franked with 1d and 2d adhesives, tied by cds, with British Post Office Constantinople arrival pmk, forwarded to the French Post Office in Galata, with 50c Sower added to pay for further transmission to New York and Newark, N.J, with several handstamps indicating addressee not found, returned to Malta, with Valetta arrival 28 Sep (six months in the mails)
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #777
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1938-48 George VI definitives, plus overprinted "Self-Government", complete sets in blocks of four, n.h., fine-v.f. (SG 217-48, £700)
Box **
Catalog #191-222
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #778
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1956 QEII definitives, complete set in blocks of four, n.h., fine-v.f. (SG 266-82, £520)
Box **
Catalog #246-62
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #779
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MALTA
1965 4 1/2p variety showing "Maltese Navy" printed at right (instead of left), n.h., v.f., with Stolow certificate
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Catalog #319var
$120.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #780
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MAURITIUS
1859 2p blue, Intermediate Impression, used, full to large margins all around, v.f., with 2017 Royal certificate (SG 38)
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Catalog #14c
Catalog Value £ 1,400
$850.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #781
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MAURITIUS
1859 2p pale blue, neat "Paid" cancel, huge margins all around, v.f., signed Bloch, etc. (SG 44)
O
Catalog #17
Catalog Value £ 950
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #782
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MAURITIUS
1924 50r lilac and green, small h.r., well centered, v.f.,
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Catalog #200
Catalog Value $1,100
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #783
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MAURITIUS Postal Stationery
1872 progressive die proof in black on thin card of the 8d envelope stamp, the head and frame embossed but struck before the ornaments or inscriptions were engraved, fine
P
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #784
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MAURITIUS Postal Stationery
1873 die proof of the embossed stamp for the 10d postal stationery envelope printed in black on thin card, with uncleared surrounds, fine (this die was also adapted for the 1878 50c entire)
P
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #785
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH MONTSERRAT
1977 Churchill, 1c new blue, red color omitted, sheet margin single, n.h., v.f., with Stolow certificate (and photocopy of the larger discovery pane) (SG 179a)
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Catalog #178var
Catalog Value £ 750
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #786
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NAURU
1937-48 Freighter, white paper, complete set in blocks of four, many with sheet margin imprint, n.h., occasional faint toning possible, fresh, fine-v.f. (SG 26B-39B,£900)
Box **
Catalog #17a-30a
Catalog Value $1,540
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #787
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NEVIS
1861 1d, 4d, 6d and 1sh, set of four sheetlets of 12, plate proofs in black reprinted by the Royal Philatelic Society (London) in 1931, 4d from defaced plate, accompanied by the original envelope (no.38 of only 50 produced)
Box P
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #788
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NEVIS
1862 1d vermilion, perf. 13, also 1sh green, perf. 15, twelve of each (apparently reconstructed plates), showing pronounced differences, with or without gum, occasional perf. flaws, scarce,
*(*)
Catalog #SG 5,21
Catalog Value £ 2,520
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #789
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NEVIS
1876 6d gray perf. 15, twelve singles (apparently a reconstructed plate), showing pronounced differences, with or without gum, occasional perf. flaws, scarce (SG 19)
*(*)
Catalog #16
Catalog Value £ 2,700
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #790
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NEW HEBRIDES
1938 5c-10fr, complete set, perforated Specimen, lightly hinged, fine-v.f. (SG F53-64s)
S
Catalog #55-66S
Catalog Value £ 350
$170.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #791
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NEW ZEALAND
1915 1/2d black, imperf. plate proof on white glazed paper, bottom sheet margin pane of 40, some slight creasing, otherwise fine-v.f.
Box P
Catalog #144P
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #792
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NEW ZEALAND
1916 1 1/2d black, imperf. plate proof on white glazed paper, sheet margin pane of 45, one stamp torn, others v.f.
Box P
Catalog #145P
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #793
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NEW ZEALAND
1954 Queen Elizabeth, 3sh and 5sh imperforate horizontal pairs, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #299-300var
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #794
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NEW ZEALAND Semi-Postals
1929-30 Nurse, two different blocks of four, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #B1-2
Catalog Value $340
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #795
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NEW ZEALAND Air Post
1931 7p, imperf. plate proof in black on cream wove paper, top margin block of four, pencil notations on reverse, v.f.
Box P
Catalog #C3P
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #796
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NEW ZEALAND Postal-Fiscals
1931-39 £2 violet, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #AR63
Catalog Value $400
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #797
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NIGERIA
1969 Inauguration of Philatelic Service, imperf. plate proof of the central vignette only, in black on gummed paper, left margin block of four, v.f. and rare, only one sheet of 60 printed
Box P
Catalog #224P
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #798
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NIGERIA
1969 Inauguration of Philatelic Service, imperf. plate proof of the central vignette only, in black on gummed paper, right margin block of four, some natural gum wrinkles in margins, v.f. and rare, only one sheet of 60 printed
Box P
Catalog #224P
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #799
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NIUE
1982 Scouts, imperforate singles, n.h., v.f. set
**
Catalog #372-74
$130.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #800
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NORTH BORNEO
1945 BMA overprints, complete set in blocks of four, top value sheet corner margin with Plate Number, n.h., fine-v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #208-22
Catalog Value $940
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #801
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NORTH BORNEO
1950 George VI, sheet corner margin blocks of four, n.h., fine-v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #244-58
Catalog Value $541
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #802
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH NORTHERN RHODESIA
1925-52 George V and George VI, complete sets, h.r., fine-v.f.,
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Catalog #1-17,25-45
Catalog Value $1,078
$400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #803
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH PAKISTAN
1948-57 compound perforations, nine different, also 25r purple perf. 14, n.h., v.f.,
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Catalog #24a/43a,b
Catalog Value $378
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #804
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH PAKISTAN Officials
1949 1a-8a, set of five, blocks of four, n.h., 3a with natural gum creases, fine-v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #O27-31
Catalog Value $500
$170.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #805
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH PAKISTAN - Bahawalpur
1947 Provisional Star & Crescent handstamps on 68 Stamps of India (61 different), handstamped in black (25), purple (14), red (14) and in green (15), all n.h., occasional faint toning as always, mostly fresh, fine-v.f., extremely rare assembly, accompanied by eight 2024 Royal certificates for the high value "Service" overprints (A4,A25-28,A60-61 and A92, last one listed but unpriced). In addition, there are 17 stamps with handstamps in various colors, unlisted in Scott. A rare opportunity to obtain a spectacular holding of genuine handstamped Provisionals from Bahawalpur, only a handful exist, cat. $120,000++
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Catalog #A4/107
$24,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #806
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH PALESTINE
1920 second setting, 9pi ochre, two blocks of four, one with sheet margin at bottom, positions 106-108, 117-118 (basic stamps with considerable double transfers, appearing virtually to be double impressions), l.h. or n.h., signed Holcombe, etc., rare, ex-Sacher
Box */**
Catalog #SG 55,55var
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #807
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH PALESTINE Zeppelin Flights
1929 (24 Mar) cacheted Roessler cover, Orient Flight from Friedrichshafen to Jerusalem, with "Visit the Palestine and Near East Exhibition" arrival postmark (27 Mar), little toning, otherwise fine
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #808
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH PALESTINE Revenue Stamps
1928 5m-500m, complete set of seven blocks of four, n.h., fine-v.f.
Box **
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #809
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH RHODESIA
1892 £5 sage green and £10 brown, unused without gum, brilliant colors, fresh and v.f.,
(*)
Catalog #SG 12,13
Catalog Value £ 4,850
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #810
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH RHODESIA
1890-94 £10 orange brown, corner margin single, small h.r., fresh and fine, signed Bloch, with 1967 BPA certificate (SG 13)
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Catalog #19
Catalog Value £ 3,250
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #811
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH RHODESIA
1898 £5 deep blue and £10 lilac, unused without gum, brilliant colors, fresh and v.f.,
(*)
Catalog #SG 92,93
Catalog Value £ 7,500
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #812
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH RHODESIA
1898 £5 deep blue, bottom sheet margin block of four, unused without gum, brilliant color, fresh and v.f.,
Box (*)
Catalog #SG 92
Catalog Value £ 14,000
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #813
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH RHODESIA
1910 Double Heads, 2sh6p-£1, six different, well centered, fresh, bright colors, l.h., fine-v.f.,
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Catalog #113-118
Catalog Value $3,750
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #814
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH RHODESIA
1913-23 Admirals, 1p-£1, complete except for 1/2p, 1 1/2p and 2p, h.r., fine-v.f.,
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Catalog #119/138
Catalog Value $1,457
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #815
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH RHODESIA
1913-19 4d (unused), 8d, 3sh, 10sh and two diff. shades of £1, used, some perf. irregularities, otherwise fine,
(*)O
Catalog #125/138
Catalog Value $1,800
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #816
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ST. HELENA
1922-27 Badge of the Colony, 1/2p-15sh, complete set, h.r., fine-v.f.,
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Catalog #79-94
Catalog Value $1,577
$600.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #817
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ST. HELENA
1922 15sh gray & purple, h.r., v.f. (SG 113)
*
Catalog #94
Catalog Value £ 1,100
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #818
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ST. HELENA
1922-27 Badge of the Colony, 4p-£1, set of five, h.r., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #95-99
Catalog Value $596
$200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #819
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ST. KITTS-NEVIS
1923 Caravel, 1/2p-£1, complete set, l.h., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #52-64
Catalog Value $1,402
$600.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #820
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ST. VINCENT
1881 1d on 6d bright green, h.r., fine, with 1979 Royal certificate (SG 34)
*

Catalog Value £ 475
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #821
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ST. VINCENT
1883 Wmk CA 4d ultramarine blue, perf.13, h.r., fresh and fine (SG 43)
*

Catalog Value £ 750
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #822
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ST. VINCENT
1977 $2 Lady Baden-Powell, variety missing "1930-1977" from top, horizontal gutter pair, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #507var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #823
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ST. VINCENT
1985 Caribbean Royal Visit, $1.50 overprint inverted and $2.50 overprint double, horizontal gutter pairs, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #890,893var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #824
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ST. VINCENT
1985 Caribbean Royal Visit, $1.50 overprint inverted and $2.50 overprint double, blocks of four, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #890,893var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #825
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SAMOA
1945-50 2sh6p-£5, set of eight, n.h., fine-v.f. (SG 207-214)
**
Catalog #195-202
Catalog Value £ 1,355
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #826
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SAMOA
1945-50 £5 dark blue, n.h., v.f., signed Diena, with other penciled markings, 1983 certificate (for the entire set) (SG 214)
**
Catalog #202
Catalog Value £ 425
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #827
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SAMOA
1945-50 £5 dark blue, n.h., v.f., signed Raybaudi (SG 214)
**
Catalog #202
Catalog Value £ 425
$170.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #828
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SARAWAK
180-94 George VI definitives, complete set in blocks of four, n.h., fine-v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #244-58
Catalog Value $627
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #829
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SEYCHELLES
1901 3c on 36c brown & carmine, surcharge double, two copies, h.r., fine, one with 2001 Brandon certificate (SG 39a,£1,500)
*
Catalog #29a
Catalog Value $1,900
$525.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #830
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SEYCHELLES
1942-45 George VI definitives, ordinary paper, complete set of sheet corner margin blocks of four (5r single and strip of three), n.h., fine-v.f.
Box **
Catalog #125-148a
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #831
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SEYCHELLES
1952-54 George VI and QEII definitives, blocks of four, n.h., fine-v.f. (SG 158-72, 174-88, £760)
Box **
Catalog #157-71,173-90
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #832
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SIERRA LEONE
1912-14 George V, 1/2p-£5, complete set of 19, h.r., fine-v.f. and seldom offered complete, signed Raybaudi,
*
Catalog #103-121
Catalog Value $5,179
$2,600.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #833
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SIERRA LEONE
1912-21 George V, 1/2p-£5, complete set, overprinted Specimen (£1 not overprinted), mostly n.h. including two high values, fine-v.f. (SG 112-130s; catalogue value for hinged)
S
Catalog #103-121S
Catalog Value £ 1,275
$850.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #834
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SIERRA LEONE
1912-21 George V, £2 and £5, overprinted Specimen, l.h., fine-v.f. (SG 129-130s)
S
Catalog #120-121S
Catalog Value £ 725
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #835
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SINGAPORE
1948 George VI, perf. 14, ten complete sets, l.h. or h.r., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #1-20
Catalog Value $1,300
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #836
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOMALILAND PROTECTORATE Officials
1904-5 KEVII, 1/2a-1r, set of six, h.r., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #O11-16
Catalog Value $936
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #837
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Cape of Good Hope
1822-30 two FLs to Cape Town, both rated "2/6" in red crayon or ink, showing circular "Post Office/Crown/Uitenhage" handstamp (one incorrectly stamped at left) and Crowned "Post Office Cape Town General" arrival datestamps, fine
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #838
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Cape of Good Hope
1826 (ca) two undated outer FLs to Cape Town, each showing fine circular "Post Office/Crown/Simons Town" handstamp, one with additional Cape Town arrival handstamp, fine
Envelope
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #839
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Cape of Good Hope
1826 (ca) two undated outer FLs to Cape Town, each showing fine circular "Post Office/Crown/Simons Town" and additional Cape Town arrival handstamps, also large part red wax impression of the handstamp
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #840
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Cape of Good Hope
1853-64 Triangles, selection of nine, with 1853 1p brick red (2, one very lightly cancelled), 1855-58 6p pale lilac and 1sh dark green, 1863-64 1p carmine (2 copies) and 4p dark blue (3), all used except for the two 1863 1p carmines, nice margins all around, few minor faults possible, fine-v.f.,
*O
Catalog #SG 3/18a
Catalog Value £ 3,900
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #841
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Cape of Good Hope
1884-1904 issues complete to 5sh, with 2 1/2p surcharge variety (55a), l.h. or h.r., mostly fine-v.f. (SG 48-78,£1,100)
*
Catalog #41-71
Catalog Value $1,204
$300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #842
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Cape of Good Hope
1895 (11 July) German 10pf reply card franked with additional stamps, registered from Buhl (Baden) to Cape Town, with London transit postmark, card with two punched holes (probably as part of a large packet of mail), fine incoming card
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #843
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Cape of Good Hope Consular Mail
1905 (June 8) cover from the French consulate in Cape Town to Paris bearing violet consular seals on both sides, fine and scarce usage
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #844
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Cape of Good Hope Postal Stationery
1903 1/2d vermilion, De La Rue die proof of the embossed stamp on thin card, v.f.
P
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #845
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear, 1p blue, horizontally laid paper, significant plate flaws at bottom tablet, last "L" of "Local" disfigured, with ":" in its place, well centered, h.r., v.f.,
*
Catalog #178
Catalog Value $1,200
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #846
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear, well centered, overall toning, h.r., fine,
*
Catalog #178
Catalog Value $1,200
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #847
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear, 1p deep blue, unused with full original gum, h.r., with some toning on back, still fresh and fine,
*
Catalog #178
Catalog Value $1,200
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #848
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear, 1p blue, six used singles, various shades and positions, two showing cracked plate at bottom, fine-v.f.,
O
Catalog #178
Catalog Value $2,555
$800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #849
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear, 1p blue, horizontally laid paper, significant plate flaws at bottom tablet, last "L" of "Local" disfigured, with ":" in its place, canceled on piece MAY 11 cds, fine,
O
Catalog #178
Catalog Value $425
$210.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #850
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear,1p blue, large margins, canceled MAY 11, good color, fine stamp, signed Stolow,
O
Catalog #178
Catalog Value $425
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #851
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear, 1p pale blue, canceled on piece MAY 16, well centered, faint toning, fine,
O
Catalog #178
Catalog Value $425
$130.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #852
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Sgt. Major Goodyear, 1p deep blue, canceled on piece by MAY 8 cds, well centered, faint toning, fine (SG 18)
O
Catalog #178
Catalog Value $425
$170.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #853
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Baden-Powell, 3p blue (18 1/2mm wide), unused part original gum, h.r., well centered, v.f.,
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Catalog #179
Catalog Value $1,750
$1,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #854
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Baden-Powell, 3p blue, deep blue (18 1/2mm wide), top sheet margin single, canceled APR 16, fine,
O
Catalog #179
Catalog Value $450
$210.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #855
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 Baden-Powell, 3p pale blue (18 1/2mm wide), canceled MAY 10, variety "ball" at right of Baden-Powell, nice color, fine
O
Catalog #179var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #856
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Mafeking Siege Issues
1900 3d deep blue, horizontally laid paper, 18 1/2mm wide, excellent color and incredibly clear impression, tied by a perfect strike of Mafeking Apr 13, 1900 cds on small cover addressed locally to Standard Bank of Mafeking, cover with a closed tear at upper left, fresh and v.f. and sound example of the 3d Baden Powell on cover, signed Bolaffi, with 1979 Brandon certificate,
Envelope
Catalog #SG 20
Catalog Value £ 6,750
$4,750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #857
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Griqualand West
1874 manuscript "1d" on 4p blue, unused without gum, minor flaws, fine appearance (SG 1)
(*)
Catalog #1
Catalog Value £ 2,000
$675.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #858
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Natal
1895 1/2d on 6d violet, lower left corner pane of 60, four stamps showing "V" for "Y" variety, and two stamps without a period after "Postage", some gum staining on reverse, otherwise fine-v.f.
Box **
Catalog #SG 114
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #859
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Natal
1904 KEVII, £1.10sh violet and orange brown, overprinted Specimen, h.r., fine (SG 162s)
S
Catalog #109S
Catalog Value £ 375
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #860
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Transvaal
1892 £5 deep green, reprint, complete sheet of 60, n.h., folded between stamps, scarce in sheets
Box **
Catalog #135R
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #861
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Transvaal
1892 £5 dark green, reprint, complete sheet of 60, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #135R
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #862
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Transvaal
1900 overprinted V.R.I. £5 deep green, reprint, complete sheet of 60 folded between stamps, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #213R
$650.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #863
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Transvaal
1900-1902 selection of eight covers or cards, different frankings and destinations, incl. to Isle of Wight, Scotland, etc., censor markings, some mixed with G.B. stamps, some faults, mostly fine or better
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #864
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Zululand
1894 Queen Victoria, 1/2p-£5, complete set, overprinted Specimen, h.r., fine-v.f. (SG 20-29s)
S
Catalog #15-24S
Catalog Value £ 975
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #865
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTH AFRICA - Zululand
1894 £5 violet, three used examples, one used fiscally (cleaned with forged cancel applied), fine-v.f. (SG 29)
O
Catalog #24
$1,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #866
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA
1913 Thomas De La Rue Essays depicting Mother and Child, 2sh6p brown and blue, two imperforate blocks of four, unaccepted design, v.f.
Box E
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #867
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA Officials
1935-58 1/2p-10sh, two sets, also 1950-58 Postage Dues set of six, few n.h., fine-v.f. (SG O20/27,O39-51,D39-44)
*
Catalog #O21/36,O43/54
Catalog Value £ 600
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #868
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH SOUTHERN RHODESIA
1924-30 1/2p green, 1p red and 1 1/2p bister, marginal singles, varieties imperf. at top or bottom, fine-v.f.
*
Catalog #1-3var
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #869
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH TOGO
1914-15 British Protectorate, selection of 51 mostly unused stamps (three canceled on pieces), with three blocks of four and two blocks of six, included are varieties such as "Tog", small "y", wide "Togo" and small "o", mostly fine-v.f., with eight certificates (Philatelic Foundation, BPA, Royal, etc.), SG
Box *O
Catalog #33/62
Catalog Value £ 3,600
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #870
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH TUVALU
1976-77 Boy Scouts, original artist pencil drawings (30x21mm), dated and signed, v.f., undoubtedly unique
P
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #871
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH TUVALU
1985 Scouts, imperforate vertical pairs, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #328-31var
$170.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #872
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH TUVALU
1985 Girl Scouts, imperforate gutter sheets of 40, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #328-31var
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #873
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH UGANDA
1898-1902 Victoria, 1a-5r, seven values (without 1a carmine rose), overprinted Specimen in black, low values in vertical strips of five, high values in strips of three and pairs (separated for protection in transit), mostly n.h., fine-v.f. and scarce (SG 84-91S)
S
Catalog #69,71-76S
Catalog Value £ 1,125
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #874
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH VIRGIN ISLANDS
1915 (22 May) picture postcard to Italy, franked with George V 1/2d on picture side, tied by Road Town cds, with "Paid at Tortola" Crowned circle, with Road Town cds alongside, both overstruck by "Bologna Posta Estera" arrival in violet, fine, SG
Envelope
Catalog #SG CC2
Catalog Value £ 750
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #875
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH VIRGIN ISLANDS
1916 picture postcard (Tortola) franked on picture side with pair of 1/2d, tied by "Road Town Tortola" cancel, additional cds on the message side, along with an excellent strike of the "Paid at Tortola" crown circle in black, sent to France, with Paris arrival pmk, card creases, otherwise fine example of this rare strike used as Official Paid mark between 1900-1918,
Envelope
Catalog #SG CC2
Catalog Value £ 750
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #876
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ZANZIBAR
1899-1901 1/2a to 5r imperforate plate proofs, complete set of 17 horizontal pairs on ungummed watermarked paper, fine-v.f.
P
$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #877
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ZANZIBAR
1904 7 1/2a die proof in black on glazed card, 92x60mm, v.f.
P
Catalog #87P
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #878
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ZANZIBAR Postage Dues
1932 (Sep 20) cover franked with 1c brown, additionally franked with 2c horizontal pair and 6c, all tied by Zanzibar cds, with circular "T" handstamp, fine
Envelope
Catalog #J12,14
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #879
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OMNIBUS SETS
1946 Victory Issue, Aden-Virgin Islands, 82 different, perforated "Specimen", 41 complete sets, including Cyprus, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Pitcairn Islands, etc., n.h., pencil signed, mostly v.f., SG £6,370
**
$3,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #880
GREECE
1900 30L on 40L violet, right sheet margin block of four, two stamps with broad "O" and lower right stamp first letter "A", h.r., v.f.
Box *
Catalog #130b,c
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #881
GREECE
1927-28 Navarino, complete set in blocks of four, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #338-43
Catalog Value $1,100
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #882
GREECE
1940 King Paul, 3dr red brown, lilac, green, selection of six imperf. die essays in various colors, paper varieties and stages, v.f., rare
E
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #883
GREECE
1940 Greek Youth Organization, postage and Air Mail complete, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #427-36,C38-47
Catalog Value $1,550
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #884
GREECE
1940 Greek Youth Organization, postage and Air Mail complete, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #427-36,C38-47
Catalog Value $1,550
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #885
GREECE
1951 St. Paul, set of four, five complete sets, n.h., fine-v.f. (Hellas €1,500)
**
Catalog #535-38
Catalog Value $1,090
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #886
GREECE
1951 Marshall Plan, five complete sets of six, n.h., fine-v.f. (Hellas €1,550)
**
Catalog #539-44
Catalog Value $1,135
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #887
GREECE
1951 Marshall Plan, 25 complete sets, many regummed, mostly fine-v.f.
(*)*
Catalog #539-44
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #888
GREECE
1955 Pythagoras, sheet corner margin blocks of four, n.h., v.f. (Hellas €651)
Box **
Catalog #582-85
Catalog Value $479
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #889
GREECE Air Post
1933 5d ultramarine, imperforate horizontal pair, h.r., v.f., signed Kessler,
*
Catalog #C18a
Catalog Value $650
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #890
GREECE Air Post
1940 Greek Youth Organization, n.h., fine-v.f. (Hellas €1,000)
**
Catalog #C38-47
Catalog Value $550
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #891
GREECE Air Post
1943 25dr and 50dr imperforate vertical pairs, first one printed on gummed side only, the other double impression, one inverted, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #C62,63a
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #892
GREECE Air Post
1954 NATO, ten sets including blocks of four, n.h., v.f. (Hellas €1,450)
Box **
Catalog #C71-73
Catalog Value $1,110
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #893
GREECE Occupation Issues
1912 (14 Dec) registered cover from Metelin to Egypt, Athens (18 Dec) and Alexandria transits with Tanta (5 Jan 13) arrival pmk, v.f.
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #894
GREECE North Epirus
1940 Youth Issue, complete set of 20, n.h., fine-v.f.
**
Catalog #N219-38
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #895
HAITI
1861-77 seven stampless letters, partly written up on pages and tracing the routes, two each from Port au Prince to Bordeaux and Le Havre, plus one from Jacmel to Marseille, another to Bordeaux, British and French Post markings including accountancy markings "GB 2f87c," "GB 1F60c" due to the British Post, others owed to the French, incl. "17 1-10" (rate of 1 franc 10 centimes per 30 grams), fine-v.f.
Envelope
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #896
HAITI
1895 (17 July) registered cover from Port au Prince to New York, franked with 2x3c and pair of 7c, fine-v.f., with arrival pmk
Envelope
$170.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #897
HAITI
1983 Scouts, imperforate sheet margin singles, complete set of eight, used on four unaddressed FDCs, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #752-79var
$270.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #898
HUNGARY
1905 (15 Aug) cover to Zagreb, franked with 10f carmine & black, "Tabori Postahivatal" cds, v.f. fieldpost usage
Envelope
$120.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #899
HUNGARY
1932 Madonna, two complete sets of four, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #462-65
Catalog Value $600
$130.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #900
HUNGARY
1933 Boy Scout Issue, complete set of five tied by "August 11 Godollo IV. Jamboree" pmks on picture postcard ("Arab Scouts"), v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #481-85
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #901
HUNGARY
1933 Boy Scout Issue, complete set of five tied by "August 7 Godollo IV. Jamboree" pmks on official picture postcard ("French Boy Scout"), v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #481-85
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #902
HUNGARY
1939 Girl Scout Jamboree at Godollo, imperforate set of four, tied by blue July 30, 1939 commemorative Jamboree cancels on unaddressed card, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #531-34var
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #903
HUNGARY Semi-Postals
1925 National Sports and Boy Scouts Issue, four unaddressed covers, each franked with the complete set of eight, canceled by special "Olympic Runner", "Hungarian Sports Jubilee", "Football" and "Regatta" slogan cancels, one with a filing fold, otherwise fine-v.f., scarce group
Envelope
Catalog #B80-87
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #904
HUNGARY Semi-Postals
1947 Franklin D.Roosevelt, complete set of 8, sheets of 25, l.h. in margin only, stamps n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #B198A-D,C81-C
Catalog Value $825
$425.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #905
HUNGARY Air Post
1950 UPU, perf. and imperf. souvenir sheets of four, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #C81
Catalog Value $1,125
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #906
HUNGARY Air Post
1950 UPU, perf. and imperf. souvenir sheets of four, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #C81
Catalog Value $1,125
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #907
HUNGARY Air Post
1965 Space (Russian Cosmonauts) imperforate, 40 sets (panes of 20), n.h., v.f. (Mi.2120B-2121B, €680)
Box **
Catalog #C251-252var
$120.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #908
ICELAND Air Post
1933 Hopflug-Itala overprinted in red, set of three, l.h., fresh and well centered, fine-v.f., signed Bolaffi, etc.,
*
Catalog #C12-14
Catalog Value $2,075
$650.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #909
ISRAEL - HOLYLAND French Offices in the Holyland
1876 (22 Dec) large part of FL (side panels missing) from Jerusalem to Marseille, with a good JERUSALEM CROSS strike in blue, franked with French 30c Type Sage, tied by "Jaffa Syrie 22 Dec" departure cds, repeated alongside, red "Paquebots de la Mediteranee" and a blue "Carmello Attart Jerusalem" cachet at upper right, Alexandria transit and arrival pmks, addressee's name excised and covered with a piece of paper, filing fold through the stamp, fine appearance, with 1988 Muentz certificate
Envelope
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #910
ISRAEL
1948 Doar Ivri Issue, 3p-1,000p complete set of nine, with full tabs, n.h., fresh, top value with minor fingerprints as often, still v.f., signed Muentz, with his 1969 certificate
**
Catalog #1-9
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #911
ISRAEL
1948 Doar Ivri, 3m-1,000m imperforate blocks of four, all with large margins all around (upper left sheet corner positions), n.h. and post office fresh, faint peripheral toned specks away from the stamps, v.f. (Bale 1-9 Imp, catalogue value for two sets of pairs)
Box **
Catalog #1-9var
Catalog Value $7,000
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #912
ISRAEL
1948 250m, 500m (2) and 1,000m Plate No. blocks of four, mostly n.h., few fingerprints, 1,000m disturbed gum, otherwise fine-v.f. (Bale 7-9)
Box */**
Catalog #7-9
Catalog Value $3,000
$525.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #913
ISRAEL
1948 250m-1,000m with Tabs, set of three, n.h., post office fresh and pristine gum, v.f., premium quality set
**
Catalog #7-9
$2,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #914
ISRAEL
1948 Doar Ivri, 250m-1,000m, high values with tabs, 250m used, others regummed, fresh, fine-v.f.
(*)O
Catalog #7-9
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #915
ISRAEL
1948 Doar Ivri, 500m-1,000m, two high values with tabs, each with sheet margin, small h.r., fresh, fine-v.f.
*
Catalog #8-9
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #916
ISRAEL
1948-50 two different unexploded booklets, fine-v.f. (Bale B2a,B6)
Booklet

Catalog Value $720
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #917
ISRAEL Postage Dues
1948 Doar Ivri Issue, 3m-50m overprints, complete set with Tabs, n.h., v.f., with 1983 Friedl certificate
**
Catalog #J1-5
$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #918
ISRAEL Postage Dues
1949 Numerals, 2p-50p complete set of six sheets of 100, n.h., post office fresh, well centered, fine-v.f., Bale $3,000
Box **
Catalog #J6-11
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #919
ITALY
1863 60c lilac, bottom sheet margin block of four with Plate No. 102, n.h., usual centering, fine
Box **
Catalog #32
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #920
ITALY
1878 2c on 5Lire, double surcharge, used, somewhat faulty, listed but unpriced in Sassone, Unique (!), with 2002 Raybaudi certificate
O
Catalog #43var
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #921
ITALY
1890 2c on 1.25L orange, surcharge inverted, used, usual centering, with 1996 Diena certificate. A rare stamp, only a few exist (Sass.54a, €85,000)
O
Catalog #62a
Catalog Value $47,500
$7,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #922
ITALY
1901 Regular Issue, 1c-25c, 45c, 1L and 5L selection of nine different blocks of four, l.h. at top, with bottom pairs n.h., usual centering, 25c well centered, three stamps n.h. (one with short perfs), fine lot, catalogue value for hinged blocks of four (Sass.68/78)
Box */**
Catalog #76-81,84,87,91
Catalog Value € 8,000
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #923
ITALY
1910 Garibaldi, complete set of four, well centered, n.h., v.f., with 2020 Dr.Avi certificate (Sass. €6,500)
**
Catalog #115-18
Catalog Value $1,715
$650.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #924
ITALY
1911 Victor Emmanuel, 15c slate, imperf. block of ten, margins all around, n.h., v.f. (Sass. 96e)
Box **
Catalog #123a
Catalog Value € 2,600
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #925
ITALY
1921 Dante Alighieri, 15c violet brown, variety printed on both sides, sheet corner margin block of four, hinged in margins, stamps n.h., v.f. (Sass.116e, catalogue value for n.h. singles)
Box **
Catalog #133var
Catalog Value € 8,000
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #926
ITALY
1921 Dante Alighieri, unissued 15c gray, double impression, top margin block of four, with perforations shifted downwards, n.h., v.f. and spectacular variety (Sass.116Ac)
Box **
Catalog #133var
Catalog Value € 5,600
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #927
ITALY
1921 Dante Alighieri, unissued 15c gray, top left margin block of four, imperf. at top, bottom stamps with double perforations, n.h., top right stamp stained, otherwise fine-v.f., signed Raybaudi (Sass.116Ag)
Box **
Catalog #133var
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #928
ITALY
1922 Philatelic Congress, set of four, n.h., usual centering, mostly fine, with 2006 Raybaudi certificate,
**
Catalog #142A-142D
Catalog Value $3,125
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #929
ITALY
1922 Philatelic Congress Trieste, set of four, n.h., usual centering, fine-v.f., signed Diena, with 2973 certificate (Sass. €4,500)
**
Catalog #142A-D
Catalog Value $3,125
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #930
ITALY
1923 Manzoni, complete set, n.h., fine-v.f., with 2014 Dr.Avi certificate (Sass. €3,000)
**
Catalog #165-170
Catalog Value $2,375
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #931
ITALY
1923 Manzoni, 1L blue and black, imperf. right margin horizontal pair, right stamp l.h., left stamp n.h., v.f. (Sass.155d)
*/**
Catalog #169a
Catalog Value € 3,000
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #932
ITALY
1923-25 20c on 25c, top left margin block of 25, variety with surcharge shifted, n.h., v.f. (Sass.176h)
Box **
Catalog #151var
Catalog Value € 3,750
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #933
ITALY
1925-26 Jubilee, 60c brown carmine, perf. 13 1/2, horizontal pair imperf. between, n.h., v.f. (Sass. 186k)
**
Catalog #175a,var
Catalog Value € 2,400
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #934
ITALY
1925-26 Jubilee, 1.25L dark blue, perf. 13 1/2, horizontal pair imperf. between, n.h., v.f. (Sass. 188k)
**
Catalog #177var
Catalog Value € 2,400
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #935
ITALY
1927-29 1.85L black, left margin horizontal pair, both showing imperf. at left variety, left stamp with perforations through the center, hinged, fine (Sass. 215k)
*
Catalog #194var
Catalog Value € 2,000
$200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #936
ITALY
1928 Filiberto, 20c imperf. proof of the center only in blue, marginal block of four, v.f. (Sass. P226)
Box P
Catalog #201P
Catalog Value € 1,800
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #937
ITALY
1928 Filiberto, 25c bottom sheet margin block of four, stamps imperf. horizontally between and at bottom, top stamps hinged, fine (Sass. 227o)
Box *
Catalog #202var
Catalog Value € 1,800
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #938
ITALY
1930 Virgil, postage and Air Post Semi-Postal (9+2L) complete set of 10 imperforate plate proofs on card, each overprinted "Saggio" (Specimen) fine-v.f.
S
Catalog #248-256S
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #939
ITALY
1954 100L and 200L inscription sheet corner margin blocks of five, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #661-662
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #940
ITALY
1976 400L Regular Issue "Italia", imperf. top sheet margin block of 20, n.h., some gum offsets and inclusions, otherwise v.f., with Raybaudi cert. for the entire sheet from which this block originated
Box **
Catalog #998Wvar
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #941
ITALY Semi-Postals
1926 1.25L+60c blue green and black, right margin block of six, four left stamps imperf. vertically between, n.h., v.f., signed Diena (Sass. 208c)
**
Catalog #B28var
Catalog Value € 12,800
$1,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #942
ITALY Air Post Officials
1933-34 Triptych and "Coronchina", n.h., v.f., with 2021 and 2024 Dr.Avi certificates (Sass. €12,900)
**
Catalog #CO1,CO2
Catalog Value $6,750
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #943
ITALY Franchise Stamps
1924 Associations and Libraries, 72 different (missing only five values for completion), mostly l.h., fine-v.f., scarce,
*
Catalog #Sass.1/76
Catalog Value € 15,590
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #944
ITALY Parcel Post Authorized Delivery Stamps
1956-58 seven different pairs, n.h. except 120L l.h. (cat. 35c), v.f.,
**
Catalog #QY5-11
Catalog Value $662
$120.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #945
ITALY TRIESTE - ZONE A
1952 60L Armed Forces Day, overprint inverted, l.h., pencil notation on gum, v.f. (Sass.159a)
*
Catalog #159var
Catalog Value € 4,500
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #946
ITALY TRIESTE - ZONE A
1953 25L Messina, overprint triple, n.h., light gum wrinkles, pencil signed, v.f. (Sass.164a)
**
Catalog #165var
Catalog Value € 4,250
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #947
ITALY TRIESTE - ZONE B Air Post
1953 Esperanto Congress, 300d lilac & green, miniature sheetlet of eight, overprinted in red "Congresso De Esperanto 1953" in three languages, n.h., folded between stamps, v.f., with Serial "15" handstamped on back. Only 246 sheetlets overprinted,
Box **
Catalog #Sass.4
Catalog Value € 13,000
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #948
ITALY TRIESTE - ZONE B Air Post
1953 Esperanto Congress, 300d lilac & green, miniature sheetlet of eight, overprinted in red "Congresso De Esperanto 1953" in three languages, overprints double, n.h., folded between stamps, v.f., signed Kessler. A rarity, only five sheetlets with double marginal overprints have been reported,
Box **
Catalog #Sass.4a
Catalog Value € 57,500
$9,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #949
ITALY TRIESTE - ZONE B Air Post
1953 Esperanto Congress, 300d lilac & green, miniature sheetlet of 12, n.h., folded between stamps, v.f., only a handful of intact sheetlets exist,
Box **
Catalog #Sass.MF4
Catalog Value € 20,000
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #950
ITALY LOCAL ISSUES - private issues
1945 Ponte Chiasso, local issue, complete set of 10, plus Special Delivery, also unissued Air Post, seven different, all n.h., fine-v.f., sold AS IS (Sass.1-10,14, €24,000+)
**
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #951
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA
1918-19 cover and two picture postcards, the latter addressed to Tientsin, with violet "Distaccamento Ra. Marina in Cina / Comando" handstamps, one with Chinese franking, sent from Peking, the other addressed to the Italian Concession "Irredentii"; cover addressed to "Distaccamento R. Marino in Pechino", with corresponding handstamps applied on both sides, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #952
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA
1918-19 two picture postcards addressed to Tientsin, with violet "Distaccamento Ra. Marina in Cina / Comando" handstamps, one with Chinese franking, sent from Peking and addressed to the Italian Concession, fine-v.f., signed Carraro
Envelope
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #953
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA
1919 military free-frank envelope to Rome, with violet "Comando R. Truppe Italiane in Estremo Oriente", corresponding Tientsin departure cds and Ministry of War arrival pmk on back, filing fold, fine and rare cover, signed Carraro
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #954
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA
1919 military free-frank envelope to Milano, with violet "Posta Italiane / Irredenti", corresponding Tientsin departure cds, boxed "Censura Militare Priggioneri Guerra Verificato" and "Bologna Posta Estera", along with censor label at left, some toning, fine and interesting cover, apparently treated as a Prisoner of War mail, signed Carraro
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #955
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA Special Delivery
1918 12c on 30c blue & rose, block of four, n.h., fine,
Box **
Catalog #E2
Catalog Value $1,300
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #956
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA Postal Stationery
1918 specially prepared military free-frank card headed "R.R. Truppe Italiane in Estremo Oriente", overprinted with the regimental unit handstamps, appropriate military cachets, addressed to Piemonte, fine
Envelope
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #957
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA Postal Stationery
1919 military free-frank unused stationery card "Cartolina Postale in Franghigia", "R.R. Truppe Italiane in Estremo Oriente", coat of Arms and Allegorical figure in black, minor abrasions and corner mount toning
Envelope
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #958
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA Postal Stationery
1919 military free-frank unused stationery card "Cartolina Postale in Franghigia", "R.R. Truppe Italiane in Estremo Oriente", coat of Arms and Allegorical figure in black, minor abrasions on back, fine and scarce
Envelope
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #959
ITALY AUSTRIAN OCCUPATION OF ITALY
1918 Surcharges on Fiscal Stamps, Ampezzo-Udine, complete set of 72, imperforate horizontal strips of four, unused without gum as issued, n.h., v.f.,
(*)
Catalog #Sass.1-72
Catalog Value € 8,000
$2,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #960
ITALY AUSTRIAN OCCUPATION OF ITALY
1918 Trentino, 10h and 90h overprints tied by "Posta Militare" 14.12.18 cds on picture postcard to Bologna, with violet "Verificato per Censura" and unit cachet, fine and rare card (catalogued as used off cover)
Envelope
Catalog #Sass.4,14
Catalog Value € 4,210
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #961
ITALIAN COLONIES General Issues for all Colonies Air Post
1934 50L blue, variety imperf. at bottom, l.h., v.f., signed Raybaudi (Sass.A29b)
*
Catalog #C35var
Catalog Value € 4,000
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #962
ITALIAN COLONIES General Issues for all Colonies Air Post Officials
1934 Rome to Mogadiscio Flight, Cyrenaica, Eritrea, Somalia and Tripolitania, Servizio di Stato ("Coronchina"), 25L+2L copper red, set of four, n.h., v.f., post office fresh, signed Alberto Diena, with his 1963 certificate (Sass. €26,000)
**
Catalog #CBO1
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #963
ITALIAN COLONIES Cyrenaica
1924 Manzoni, imperforate plate proofs on stamp paper, complete set of horizontal or vertical pairs (15c two singles), mostly without gum as issued, one 5L with faint marginal stain, otherwise fine-v.f., signed Diena. A rare set of imperfs (Sass. P11-16)
(*)
Catalog #11-16P
Catalog Value € 5,960
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #964
ITALIAN COLONIES Cyrenaica
1924 Manzoni, 10c, 15c and 50c, vertical overprints (instead of horizontal), 15c reading top to bottom, n.h., also 1L with overprint shifted to the right, h.r., fine-v.f., signed Diena, etc. (Sass. P4,P6-7)
**
Catalog #11-12,14E
Catalog Value € 3,600
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #965
ITALIAN COLONIES Cyrenaica
1924 1L blue and black, double overprint, l.h., fine, signed Diena (Sass.15b)
*
Catalog #15a
Catalog Value € 2,000
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #966
ITALIAN COLONIES Cyrenaica Air Post
1934 also Tripolitania (C29-32) Rome to Buenos Aires issue, sets of singles and blocks of four, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #C20-23
Catalog Value $522
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #967
ITALIAN COLONIES Cyrenaica Air Post Semi-Postals
1934 Rome to Mogadiscio flight, issues for Cyrenaica, Eritrea, Somalia and Tripolitania, four complete sets of 10 from each Colony, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #CB1-10
Catalog Value $1,590
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #968
ITALIAN COLONIES Eritrea Postal Stationery
1902 (5 July) Italian 60c Parcel card, additionally franked with Eritrea overprints and registered from Massaua to Genova, some usual toning, otherwise fine, with arrival pmk on back
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #969
ITALIAN COLONIES FEZZAN
1943 (23 May) registered cover headed "Partito Nazionale Fascista", franked with 1fr and 2fr surcharges, sent from Sebha to Kairouan, Tunisia, some toning, otherwise fine and rare usage, with arrival pmk on front,
Envelope
Catalog #Sass.3,4
Catalog Value € 5,300
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #970
ITALIAN COLONIES FEZZAN
1943 5fr on 50c, sheet margin vertical pair, bottom stamp with double surcharge, used on registered card from Fezzan, with negative handstamp, date filled in by hand, addressed to Brazzaville, A.E.F., with arrival pmk, v.f., signed Bolaffi, listed but unpriced used or on cover, rare
Envelope
Catalog #Sass.7,7a
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #971
ITALIAN COLONIES FEZZAN
1943 Provisional handstamps, 0,50c on 50c violet, n.h., v.f., signed Brun, etc., with two Bolaffi certificates. Of the 343 examples issued, only 10 (!) are known with gum, one offered here being of exceptional quality,
**
Catalog #Sass.11
Catalog Value € 22,500
$7,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #972
ITALIAN COLONIES Fiume
1918 4f magenta, upper right pane of 20, hand-overprinted Type I, letter "F" of different character, showing position 11 with inverted "Fiume" overprint, n.h., gum wrinkles and crease at upper right, others fine-v.f., signed Caffaz, Raybaudi, with his 1998 certificate. This is the largest known multiple, the only known with this variety (Sass. €45,600++, not counting the inverted overprint, which is unlisted unused)
Box **
Catalog #Sass.5/Ib
$5,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #973
ITALIAN COLONIES Fiume
1918 (Hungary) 10f rose, machine overprint inverted (as always), used on locally addressed cover from Joseph Barbier to Umberto Ricotti in Fiume, tied by "Fiume A2A 918 Dec.22" cds, with 1f (2), 5f and 10f Postage Dues canceled by "Fiume E1E 918 Dec.20" pmks, fine-v.f., signed Chiavarello, Raybaudi, Mondolfo, with 2022 Dr.Avi certificate. Only 50 of 10f issued, few recorded on cover (Sass.8, €35,000)
Envelope
Catalog #7
Catalog Value $13,500
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #974
ITALIAN COLONIES Fiume
1918 (Hungary) 50f violet, handstamped overprint Type IV, n.h., v.f., with 1961 Oliva and 1997 Sorani certificates. A rare unissued stamp, only a few recorded,
**
Catalog #Sass.28A/IV
Catalog Value € 52,500
$7,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #975
ITALIAN COLONIES Somalia Semi-Postals
1927 National Defense, unissued set of two in light blue and slate, n.h., fine-v.f., with 1980 Raybaudi certificate (Sass. 107-108A)
**
Catalog #B19-20var
Catalog Value € 10,000
$1,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #976
ITALIAN COLONIES Tripolitania
1924 Manzoni, imperforate proofs on watermarked stamp paper, complete set of vertical pairs, mostly without gum as issued, 15c with gum, light stain, still v.f., rare set, signed Diena (Sass. P11-16)
(*)
Catalog #11-16P
Catalog Value € 5,000
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #977
ITALIAN COLONIES Tripolitania
1924 1L blue and black, line perf. variety, block of four, n.h., v.f., signed Diena (Sass.15b)
Box **
Catalog #15var
Catalog Value € 8,800
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #978
ITALIAN COLONIES Tripolitania
1927 Volta, 50c deep orange, with additional "Tripolitania" overprint inverted, corner margin block of four, n.h., v.f. (Sass. 110b)
Box **
Catalog #26var
Catalog Value € 6,400
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #979
ITALIAN COLONIES Tripolitania Air Post
1934 Circuit of the Oasis, complete set of seven, n.h., fine-v.f., signed Bloch,
**
Catalog #C38-42,CE1-2
Catalog Value $1,050
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #980
ITALIAN COLONIES Tripolitania Air Post
1934 Circuit of the Oasis, complete set of seven, n.h., fine-v.f., signed Bolaffi, with his 1963 certificate,
**
Catalog #C38-42,CE1-2
Catalog Value $1,050
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #981
ITALIAN COLONIES Tripolitania Air Post
1934 Circuit of the Oasis, complete set of seven, each stamp overprinted SAGGIO, n.h., fine-v.f., scarce
S
Catalog #C38-42,CE1-2S
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #982
ITALIAN COLONIES Tripolitania Officials
1924-26 Vaglia, 20c-3L, six values, marginal blocks of four, n.h., fine-v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #Sass.V1,3-6,8
Catalog Value € 8,200
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #983
JAPAN
1872-73 4s rose, wove paper, irregular block of 15, canceled on piece, faults noted, nevertheless impressive multiple
Box
Catalog #14a
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #984
JAPAN
1872-73 20s lilac, 30s gray, each with a Mihon overprint, minor flaws, good colors
S
Catalog #17,18S
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #985
JAPAN
1893 (24 Sep) cover franked with 5s ultramarine, tied by "Yokohama Meiji" cds and addressed to Shanghai, transit pmk of "Kobe-Meiji", small defect, otherwise fine, with transit & arrival pmk
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #986
JAPAN
1905 cover franked with 8s blue lilac, various red chops on both sides, v.f.
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #987
JAPAN
1908 Empress Jingo, 5y green and 10y dark violet, set of two, small h.r., v.f.,
*
Catalog #113-114
Catalog Value $2,950
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #988
JAPAN
1914 Empress Jingo, 5y green and 10y violet, set of two, l.h., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #146-147
Catalog Value $1,000
$625.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #989
JAPAN
1924 Empress Jingo, 5y gray green and 10y dull violet, set of two, h.r., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #188-189
Catalog Value $725
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #990
JAPAN
1924 Empress Jingo, 5y gray green, n.h., well centered, fresh and v.f. (catalogue value for hinged)
**
Catalog #188
Catalog Value $275
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #991
JAPAN
1937 Empress Jingo, 5y gray green and 10y dull violet, set of two, l.h., v.f.,
*
Catalog #253-254
Catalog Value $950
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #992
JAPAN Air Post
1929 Communications souvenir sheet, l.h. (if at all), v.f.,
*
Catalog #C8
Catalog Value $1,300
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #993
JAPAN Flight Covers
1917 (28 Mar) picture postcard to France, bearing a violet cachet "Mission Militaire Francaise D'Aeronautique Au Japon - Le Chef de Mission", v.f. and rare card from the French Air Force unit in Japan during World War I
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #994
JAPAN Flight Covers
1923 Scadta, large cover originating from Kobe, Japan, franked with 50c and 1peso (unoverprinted 1923 issue), used in combination with pair of 10c government stamps, cancelled in Barranquilla, April 17, 1928, cover creases and some toning, remarkable usage from Japan, ex-Friedman
Envelope
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #995
JAPAN Flight Covers
1928 (3 Apr) First Flight Tokyo to Paris by Costes and Le Brix, stationery envelope of "The Imperial Hotel of Tokyo", violet "Raid : Tokyo a Paris" cachet, addressed to the pilot, v.f., with "Bourget Aviation 14.4.28" arrival pmk
Envelope
Catalog #Muller 22
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #996
JAPAN Flight Covers
1928 (3 Apr) First Flight Tokyo to Paris by Costes and Le Brix, stationery envelope of "The Imperial Hotel of Tokyo", violet "Raid : Tokyo a Paris" cachet, addressed to the pilot, v.f., with "Bourget Aviation 14.4.28" arrival pmk
Envelope
Catalog #Muller 22
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #997
JAPAN Japanese intervention/Occupation of Siberia
1923 (January) military star stationery postal card, canceled FPO 50 from soldier 1st Corps Aleksandrovsk Defense Force, North Sakhalin to Ogata Gun, fine and rare (after the Russo-Japanese War, Russia and Japan signed the Treaty of Portsmouth of 1905, which saw the southern part of the island below 50th parallel north reverting to Japan; Russia retained the other three-fifths of the area. During the Siberian Intervention, Japan briefly held the northern part of the island from 1920 to 1925)
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #998
JAPAN Japanese Occupation of Caroline Islands
1927 cover to Switzerland, franked with 10s dark blue, tied by Japanese language cds, with violet "Missionar R. Mader Bethanien auf Tol Truk-Gruppe, Karolinen, Sudsee"" cachet on back, Yokohama (6.8.27) transit, some toning, otherwise fine
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #999
JAPAN Japanese Occupation of Caroline Islands
1931 cover to Germany, franked with 10s adhesive, tied by Japanese language "Truk 6.7.10", cover wrinkled, otherwise fine commercial usage from Caroline Islands
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1000
JAPAN Japanese Occupation of Caroline Islands
1938 home-made wrapper to Germany, used with boxed "Printed Matter" handstamp, franked with 4s yellow green, tied by Japanese language cds, with violet "Rich Neumaier Liebenzeller Mission Truk Nanyo Japan" cachet on back, fine and unusual concessional rate item
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1001
KOREA
1884 100m blue & pink, unissued value, block of six, h.r. or n.h., fine-v.f.
Box *
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1002
KOREA
1895 10p blue, block of 10 (5x2), l.h., minor gum creases, fine-v.f.,
Box *
Catalog #7
Catalog Value $1,100
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1003
KOREA
1895 10p blue, two singles, each with a framed chop indicating Postage Due for domestic mail, faults, rare due markings
O
Catalog #7
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1004
KOREA
1895 25p maroon, framed handstamp, 50p purple, violet "Seoul Korea" handstamp applied at the U.S. Embassy for mail carried by diplomatic pouch and placed in the mail at Washington, D.C., minor creases, rare
O
Catalog #8,9
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1005
KOREA
1902 3ch on 50p plum, overprinted on previously red handstamp (No.13), two used singles, fine,
O
Catalog #37g
Catalog Value $480
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1006
KOREA
1946 Issued under U.S. Military Rule, 10 Chuen (instead of 10wn) surcharge on 8s Japanese stamp, n.h., v.f., less than 10 (!) reported (not included in the presentation albums)
**

Catalog Value $1,200
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1007
KOREA
1946 Issued under U.S. Military Rule, 30ch on 27s rose, two copies, one shifted surcharge, the other double surcharge, l.h., fine-v.f.
*
Catalog #59var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1008
KOREA
1946 First Anniversary of Liberation, cover franked on both sides with total of 20 copies of 50ch deep violet, canceled Seoul 15 Aug 1946 (First Day of Issue), with special commemorative slogan handstamp, sent to Englewood, N.J. by a U.S. serviceman, fine
Envelope
Catalog #67
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1009
KOREA
1946 Postal Communication, 10wn carmine, imperforate block of four, h.r. at top, bottom stamps n.h., v.f.
Box */**
Catalog #68var
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1010
KOREA
1946 1wn buff, imperforate single printed on both sides, also 10wn emerald, imperforate horizontal pair, printed on both sides (one inverted), v.f.
**
Catalog #70,73var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1011
KOREA
1946 10wn emerald, top sheet margin vertical strip of three, imperf. horizontally, also 1wn dark green, two imperforate pairs (proofs), unused without gum as issued, n.h., fine
**
Catalog #73var,73P
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1012
KOREA
1946 20wn rose, 50wn dull red brown, blocks of four, n.h., the former one stamp with irregular gum, v.f., rare,
Box **
Catalog #78-79
Catalog Value $600
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1013
KOREA
1946-48 issues, 31 different, apparently n.h., mounted in a "New Korea Postage Stamps" booklet, with Regular Issues and Commemoratives, some album page reinforcements on back page, fine and scarce
**
Catalog #55/86
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1014
KOREA
1949 500wn deep blue, vertical strip of 10, middle pair imperf. between, perf. separations hinge reinforced, error n.h., v.f., only one sheet reported
**
Catalog #113var
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1015
KOREA
1950 Unification of Korea (Syngman Rhee & Flags), imperforate souvenir sheets, set of three, unused without gum as issued, n.h., v.f., only 300 of each issued (Mi. Block 19-21, €18,000)
**
Catalog #119-121var
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1016
KOREA
1951 Definitives, 5w, 20w, 50w, 1,000w, four souvenir sheets (margins reduced to 95x118mm), n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #122-124,126var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1017
KOREA
1951 two covers from Pusan to Tokyo, each franked with vertical pair of 200wn on 15wn, one used in combination with pair of 20wn purple, the other with single 20wn and pair of 50wn green, fine
Envelope
Catalog #128
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1018
KOREA
1952 20wn, 50wn, 100wn, imperforate blocks of four, each printed on both sides (double, one inverted on back), v.f.
Box **
Catalog #187,187A,187Bvar
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1019
KOREA
1952 300wn green, printed on both sides, one slightly double impression, fine and unusual
*
Catalog #184var
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1020
KOREA
1952 500wn carmine, 2,000wn deep blue, imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, minor natural paper wrinkles, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #185,186var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1021
KOREA
1953 YMCA, imperforate souvenir sheet, without gum as issued, n.h., v.f. (Mi. Block 59, €1,700)
**
Catalog #195var
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1022
KOREA
1954 Dok Island, set of three imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #200-202var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1023
KOREA
1954-55 10h brown (Moth & Flag), 30h dark blue (Pagoda), also 200h violet (Pagoda), three imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, last one horizontally laid paper, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #202A,203,203E
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1024
KOREA
1954-55 10h brown (Moth & Flag), 30h dark blue (Pagoda), also 200h violet (Pagoda), three imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, last one horizontally laid paper, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #202A,203,203E
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1025
KOREA
1954 Forestation, set of two imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #204-205var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1026
KOREA
1954 U.S.A.- Korea Defense Treaty, set of three imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, h.r., fine-v.f.
*
Catalog #206-208var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1027
KOREA
1955 "Reconstruction", 1h, 15h, 20h and 50h, set of four imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #209-212var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1028
KOREA
1955 "Reconstruction", 1h, 15h, 20h and 50h, set of four imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #209-212var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1029
KOREA
1955 20h blue, watermarked, perf. 12 1/2, n.h., tiny natural inclusion at left, v.f., rare stamp, missing in most collections,
**
Catalog #211
Catalog Value $1,350
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1030
KOREA
1955-57 two different unexploded booklets, v.f.
Booklet
Catalog #212a,255a
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1031
KOREA
1955 Rotary, set of three, also Syngman Rhee 80th Birthday, imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #213-217var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1032
KOREA
1955 Syngman Rhee 80th Birthday, Tenth Anniversary of Independence, imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, minor paper wrinkles, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #217-219var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1033
KOREA
1955 United Nations, 10th Anniversary, set of two imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #221-222var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1034
KOREA
1955 10th Anniversary of the United Nations, imperforate souvenir sheets, set of two, unused without gum as issued, n.h., v.f., only 1000 printed (Mi. €1,100)
(*)
Catalog #221-22var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1035
KOREA
1955-56 Korean Navy and Syngman Rhee Birthday Issue, imperforate souvenir sheets, unused without gum as issued, the latter with natural paper wrinkles, corner creases, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #225,226var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1036
KOREA
1956 Melbourne Olympics, souvenir sheets, set of two, unused without gum as issued, v.f. (Mi.Block 100-101, €8,000)
(*)
Catalog #229-30var
$1,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1037
KOREA
1956 Stamp Day, set of three imperforate souvenir sheets, without gum as issued, v.f. (Mi. Block 102-104, €1,800)
**
Catalog #232-234var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1038
KOREA
1956 10h, 20h and 50h, three imperforate souvenir sheets, without gum as issued, l.h., v.f.
*
Catalog #235-237var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1039
KOREA
1957 Boy Scouts, imperforate souvenir sheet, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #245-246var
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1040
KOREA
1957 Redrawn Types, 2h-400h imperforate souvenir sheets, ten different, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #249-260var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1041
KOREA Postal Stationery
1952-53 500w (tortoise design) on 5c stationery card, unused and with a special cancel, also 500w adhered on postal card, plus 300w unused lettersheet, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1042
LATVIA Flight Covers
1928 (10 May) registered and flown cover from Riga to Berlin, franked with the complete set of three triangles, also two additional covers, one registered from Riga to Linz, another flown in 1936 from Liepaja to Czechoslovakia
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1043
LEBANON
1941 Independence, two diff. designs, value tablets blank, six proof sheetlets of six, in various colors, some overall toning, fine-v.f., rare
Box P
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1044
LIBERIA
1892 President Johnson, 8c brown and black, center inverted, well centered, h.r., v.f., with 2002 APS certificate,
*
Catalog #37a
Catalog Value $500
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1045
LIBERIA
1892 President Johnson, 8c brown and black, center inverted, well centered example, with deep rich colors, tied to small piece by Monrovia cds, with 2009 PFC,
O
Catalog #37a
Catalog Value $500
$400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1046
LIBERIA
1901 $1 ultramarine and black, overprinted "O S" and "Ordinary", h.r., v.f., signed Bloch,
*
Catalog #79
Catalog Value $325
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1047
LIBERIA
1909 Pictorials, 2c, 15c, 20c, three different, also 25c perf. and imperf., all five with center inverted, 25c misperforated, fine-v.f. lot
*
Catalog #116a,119a,120a,121b
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1048
LIBERIA
1957 Scouts (World Jamboree Idaho, U.S.A.), three imperforate composite sheets of four, various colors, with gum, n.h., with a guarantee note, ex-E.A. Wright Bank Note Co.
Box P
Catalog #458-60,C167P
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1049
LIBERIA Air Post
1936 6c on 2c violet, also handstamped "Air Mail" on 1c with red Official Service overprint, "six cents" omitted (pulled perf. and small tear at right), used on flown FDC from Monrovia to Harper, some cover toning, otherwise fine and rare, signed Calves
Envelope
Catalog #C1,3var
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1050
LIBERIA Air Post
1938 1c-$1, imperforate blocks of four, each stamp with security punch and overprinted "Proof", n.h., v.f.
Box P
Catalog #C4-13P
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1051
LIBYA
1974 Libyan Boy Scouts, set of three blocks of four, also an additional set of blocks, 5d black color omitted (denomination and inscriptions), n.h., v.f., rare
Box **
Catalog #531-33,531var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1052
LIBYA
1974 Libyan Boy Scouts, imperforate sheet margin singles, n.h., v.f. set
**
Catalog #531-33var
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1053
LIECHTENSTEIN
1921 10rp and 15rp perf. 12 1/2, blocks of four, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #59a,61a
Catalog Value $760
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1054
LIECHTENSTEIN
1930 Pictorials, mixed perforations, n.h., mostly signed Pfenninger, fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #94-107
Catalog Value $1,660
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1055
LIECHTENSTEIN
1934 VADUZ souvenir sheet, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #115
Catalog Value $2,250
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1056
LIECHTENSTEIN Air Post
1931 Zeppelin set of two, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #C7-8
Catalog Value $565
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1057
LIECHTENSTEIN Air Post
1931 Zeppelin, two sets of two, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #C7-8
Catalog Value $1,130
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1058
LIECHTENSTEIN Air Post
1936 Golden Eagle, imperforate singles set of five, n.h. and post office fresh, v.f., with 2012 Peter Marxer certificate. A rare set, only 100 printed (Mi.143-147U)
**
Catalog #C9-13var
Catalog Value € 3,600
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1059
LIECHTENSTEIN Air Post
1936 Zeppelin, imperforate singles set of two, n.h. and post office fresh, v.f., with 2012 Peter Marxer certificate. A rare set, only 100 printed (Mi.149-150U)
**
Catalog #C15-16var
Catalog Value € 4,000
$2,700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1060
LITHUANIA
1919 40sk black, imperforate pane of 16, "ghost" double impression, unused without gum as issued, fine
Box (*)
Catalog #17var
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1061
LITHUANIA
1919 50sk black, imperforate pane of 20, interesting variety on position 10, unused without gum as issued, v.f., rare
Box (*)
Catalog #18,18var
$650.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1062
LITHUANIA
1919 50sk black, imperf. pane of 20, most stamps showing "ghost" double impressions, unused without gum as issued, some toning, otherwise v.f.
Box (*)
Catalog #18var
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1063
LITHUANIA
1923 Klaipeda - Memel Issue 1923 1c-5L, complete set of 13 sheets of 66, n.h., some perf. separations, mostly fine-v.f. A rare set of complete sheets of this popular issue,
Box **
Catalog #176-188
Catalog Value $5,610
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1064
LITHUANIA Semi-Postals
1939 Basketball, 15c+10c and 30c+15c, imperf. blocks of four, n.h., few gum wrinkles, still v.f., only 500 imperf. sets issued (Mi.429-430U)
Box **
Catalog #B52-53var
Catalog Value € 480
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1065
LITHUANIA Semi-Postals
1939 Basketball, 15c+10c, imperf. corner margin block of 12, n.h., few gum wrinkles, still v.f., only 500 imperf. sets issued (Mi.429I)
Box **
Catalog #B52var
Catalog Value € 720
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1066
LITHUANIA World War II
1940 (18 Sep) free frank cover from Kaunas to Vilnius, with Lithuanian Red Cross cachet, backstamped on arrival, fine
Envelope
$130.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1067
MANCHUKUO
1937 2 1/2f on 2f green, surcharge inverted, left sheet margin single, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #105a
Catalog Value $700
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1068
MEXICO
1856 2r emerald (Mexico), first plate printing, with re-entry of the value tablet in upper margin variety, used, v.f., with 1987 MEPSI certificate
O
Catalog #3bvar
$170.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1069
MEXICO
1856 4r red, lower left quarter used in 1859 as 1r on FL from Fresnillo (May 19) to Zacatecas, unusually fresh and v.f., with 1979 Mepsi certificate, ex-Strieker (YT 4c)
Envelope
Catalog #4b
Catalog Value € 1,500
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1070
MEXICO
1861 1r black, green, 2r black, pink (Guadalajara) tied on FL to Guanajuato, with oval forwarding agent's (Westendarp & Co) hs in violet, dated 28.4.64, v.f. This letter was sent prepaid, with "Franqueado en Colima" hs at top, also charged "3" on back. The forwarding agent added 3r franking in Colima to ensure delivery
Envelope
Catalog #7-8
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1071
MEXICO
1861 1r black, green, horizontal strip of three (Tampico), used, printed on both sides (in reverse on back), pre-print paper fold (plis d'acordeon), fine
O
Catalog #7var
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1072
MEXICO
1914 5c orange, violet GCM overprint inverted, used on cover to San Andres Tuxtla, with Vera Cruz, U.S.M. AG Nov.13, 1914 cds, arrival pmk on back, v.f. usage during the U.S. Occupation of Vera Cruz
Envelope
Catalog #374var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1073
MEXICO
1914 (23 Sep) cover from Santa Ana to Imuris, paying 5c with 2c "Denver" and 3c Sonora Green seal, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #387
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1074
MEXICO
1914 (23 June) cover from Saltillo to Chihuahua, franked with 1c and pair of 2c "Denver" Revenue stamps, with black Service Postal Mexicano Cerrado Oficialmente Departamento de Rezagos label, Rezagos and No Reclamado handstamps, eventually delivered June 5, 1915, almost one year in transit
Envelope
Catalog #393A,393B
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1075
MEXICO
1914 (27 Sep) cover from Ascension, N.L. to New York, franked with 2c and 3c "Denver" Revenue stamps, used in combination with pair of 5c orange, with Galeana, N.L. transit pmk, cover carelessly opened and resealed at left, fine and very rare commercial usage of Revenue Stamps authorized for postal use
Envelope
Catalog #393B,393C
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1076
MEXICO
1914 5c orange, "Dollar Sign" overprint, used on cover to Mexico City, with Vera Cruz, U.S.M. AG Nov.20, 1914 cds, arrival pmk (18 Dec) on back, fine usage during the U.S. Occupation of Vera Cruz
Envelope
Catalog #427
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1077
MEXICO
1915 (17 Feb) registered cover with local Sinaloa overprint on 5c orange, with Mazatlan departure datestamp alongside, sent to Havana, with Cuba Poste Restante arrival pmk on front, various transit and "Unclaimed" markings on back, fine cover
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1078
MEXICO
1915 (28 Nov) registered Chinese merchant's cover from Mazatlan to San Francisco, franked with pair of 20c Carranza Monograms, San Diego transit and other markings on back, possibly additional stamp or label removed, fine and scarce usage
Envelope
Catalog #491
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1079
MEXICO
1916 (8 Dec) registered Chinese merchant's cover from Culiacan to San Francisco, franked with 20c Dollar Sign overprint, tied by departure cds, transit and arrival pmks on back, fine cover
Envelope
Catalog #535
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1080
MEXICO
1917 (2 Feb) cover from Cananea to El Paso, franked with pair of 5c orange Corbata overprint with "$", used in combination with U.S. 2x2c carmine, all tied by "Naco Arizona" cds, fine
Envelope
Catalog #532
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1081
MEXICO Air Post
1935 (2 May) Amelia Earhart Solo Flight from Mexico City to New York, registered and flown cover addressed to Stanley Gibbons Ltd. in London, franked with 20c Eagleman overprinted "Amelia Earhart Vuelo de Bueno Voluntad Mexico 1935" and additional 40c adhesive, tied by May 2, 1935 cds, mixed franking with 20c United States postage (tied by Newark May 8, 1935) pmk, additional transit and arrival markings on back, with two Registry seals, fine-v.f. A classic air post flight cover, only 40 (!) carried
Envelope
Catalog #C74
$7,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1082
MEXICO Air Post Officials
1929 3c-40c, complete set, n.h., v.f., each with 2024 MEPSI certificate,
**
Catalog #CO3-9
Catalog Value $1,100
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1083
MEXICO Zeppelin Flights
1936 Hindenburg flight, registered to Germany, with appropriate labels and markings, v.f.
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1084
MONACO
1932-37 Landscapes, complete set, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #110-130
Catalog Value $1,150
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1085
MONACO
1964 Philatec Exhibition souvenir sheet, n.h., v.f. (YT Bloc 5)
**
Catalog #580var
Catalog Value € 930
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1086
MONACO
1964 Europa souvenir sheet of two, n.h., v.f. (YT Bloc 6)
**
Catalog #590-91var
Catalog Value € 1,850
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1087
MONACO Zeppelin Flights
1933 1st SAF to Brazil, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1088
MONACO Zeppelin Flights
1933 1st SAF card to Brazil, high value franking, with appropriate cachet and arrival pmk, v.f.
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1089
MONGOLIA
1925 (18 Sep) incoming cover, registered from Vladivostok, with handstamped address of the Far-Eastern Representative of the Commissioner for Philately and Vouchers, correctly franked with 2x20k Lenin, paying foreign registered letter rate, addressed to Urga, with Philatelic 5k on 5r Tax stamp on back, tied by boxed handstamp, with excellent arrival strike "Urga in Mongolia", also "410" in manuscript (content value?), fine usage to uncommon destination
Envelope
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1090
MONGOLIA
1928 (ca) registered cover (opened for display), used internally (probably between government agencies), with violet framed Mongolia registry marking, fine and apparently unrecorded handstamp. An important item from Mongolia
Envelope
$2,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1091
MONGOLIA
1928 (17 July) red band cover from Ulan Bator, via Manchouli to Peking, franked with 5m & 20m Ying Yang, Peking transit cds and Chinese 4c Junk added on arrival and paying the required postage due, v.f., with transit and arrival pmks (3 August)
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1092
NETHERLANDS
1844-77 Royalty, an archive with 46 letters and documents incl. William III, three autographed letter sheets (ALS) as Prince of Orange, 1844-47 to General Aupick; also one 1877 ALS as King; also Revolution and Empire: pieces or letters from Generals Ruault, Bonhomme, Dhinnisdal, Hogendorp; Legion Franche Batave, also a passport, etc., with additional letters from Van Swiden, Semonville (very interesting ALS as ambassador to the Hague), Admiral Verheuell, Van Hamel, A.de Stuers, etc. A fascinating lot
$2,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1093
NETHERLANDS COLONIES Surinam Dornier Do-X Flights
1931 Do.X surcharges, complete set of seven, tied by 17.8.31 pmks on registered cover from Paramaribo to Curacao, with arrival pmk and special Flight cachet on back, hinge remnants on back, fine-v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #C8-14
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1094
NETHERLANDS COLONIES Surinam Dornier Do-X Flights
1931 Do.X surcharges, complete set of seven, tied by 17.8.31 pmks on cover from Paramaribo to Curacao, with arrival pmk and special Flight cachet on back, fine-v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #C8-14
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1095
NETHERLANDS COLONIES Surinam Dornier Do-X Flights
1931 Do.X surcharges, complete set of seven, tied by 17.8.31 pmks on cover from Paramaribo to Curacao, with arrival pmk and special Flight cachet on back, fine-v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #C8-14
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1096
NETHERLANDS COLONIES Surinam Dornier Do-X Flights
1931 Do.X surcharges, complete set of seven, tied by 10.8.31 pmks on cover from Paramaribo to Miami, with Aug. 22 arrival pmk and special Flight cachet on back, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #C8-14
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1097
NICARAGUA Air Post
1948 Tennis souvenir sheets, complete set of 13, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #C308a
Catalog Value $450
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1098
PANAMA Special Delivery
1929 10c orange, perf. and imperf. blocks of four, the latter without gum, each stamp with security punch, fine-v.f.
Box P
Catalog #E3P
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1099
PERU
1858 1d blue, full to large margins all around, canceled by straight-line "Callao" surrounded by dots on folded letter (dated March 11) to Lima, with corresponding "Callao Mar 12 58" circular datestamp alongside, sender's notation "Urgente", sent on the morning train (manuscript '7 1/2' denotes 7:30 am train departure), v.f. This is the earliest recorded use of Peru's 1858 Issue. The letter is dated just one day after the March 10th issue date, with the Callao datestamp applied on the following day. The short-distance rate of One Dinero was applied to this letter from Callao to Lima. Dated on March 11 and postmarked on March 12, this cover is the earliest known use of the First Issue and very close to the March 10, 1858, first day of issue, ex Islander (lot 215, hammer $26,000 plus 15% buyer's premium)
Envelope
Catalog #3
$14,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1100
PHILIPPINES
1937-40 two different large die proofs, each with "C" punch, one with "Engraver's stock proof" handstamp and signature, the other die sunk on large card, v.f., probably unique
P
Catalog #432,458P
$800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1101
PHILIPPINES
1948-57 Boy Scouts, imperforate sheet margin singles, set of two, also 1957 Girl Scout World Camp, imperforate block of four, upper left (pos 48) with black obliterating handstamp covering the incorrect "1357" (instead of "1857"), n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #528-29,637var
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1102
PHILIPPINES
1978 Scouts National Jamboree, 30c variety yellow color omitted, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #1341var
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1103
POLAND
1858 Russia 10k brown & blue, imperforate single with large margins all around, canceled by pen on outer FL addressed to Warsaw, showing red "KONIN" (18/2 filled in by hand) and red Warszawa 3/3 arrival on back, docketing departure Konin 2 March 1858 and 3/3 arrival, filing folds away from the stamp, fine and attractive usage of Russia No.1 in Central Poland
Envelope
Catalog #1
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1104
POLAND
1919 90h red violet, form I-27, used on small piece, rounded corner at upper right, otherwise v.f., with 1988 Dr. Kronenberg certificate,
O
Catalog #50
Catalog Value $1,400
$575.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1105
POLAND
1927 Glowacki (a.k.a. Boleslaw Prus, a noted writer), large engraving of vignette in red, inscribed "Glowacki, wnetrze dla proj. znaczka 1927 P.Z.G." (the interior of the projected stamp), v.f. and unusual item
E
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1106
POLAND Semi-Postals
1925 Na Skarb, complete set in blocks of four, n.h. and post office fresh, v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #B15-25
Catalog Value $1,300
$1,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1107
POLAND Air Post
1945 5zl imperf. vertical pair, also 10zl top sheet margin imperf. single, l.h. or n.h., v.f.
*/**
Catalog #C13,14var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1108
POLAND Air Post
1948 FDR, Kosciuszko and Pulaski, sheetlets of 16, each with descriptive labels in gutter, handstamped "Groszy" in different colors, n.h., v.f. (Fischer 12,000zl for unoverprinted sheetlets)
Box **
Catalog #C26A-Cvar
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1109
POLAND Air Post
1948 FDR, Kosciuszko and Pulaski, sheetlets of 16, each with descriptive labels in gutter, handstamped "Groszy" in violet, canceled Warszawa 13.12.51, v.f., signed Fialkowski, rare (Fischer 12,000 Zl for unused and unoverprinted sheetlets)
Box
Catalog #C26A-Cvar
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1110
POLAND Air Post
1952 set of four imperforate blocks of four, also imperf. singles used on two registered covers to England, plus 1954 Kosciuszko, 60gr dark blue, sheet corner margin block of four, n.h., v.f. (Fischer 590-93A, 741s)
Box Envelope **
Catalog #C28-31
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1111
POLAND Flight Covers
1870 (Oct 20) specially prepared folded letter from Paris, franked with 80c Laureated, tied by "Paris, R. Bonaparte Oct 20" cds, with corresponding postmark alongside, addressed to Tuszow (Dept. Lublin), with printed "par Ballon Monte", boxed "P.D." (paid to destination) v.f. balloon ("Le Garibaldi") used during the Siege of Paris to Poland, signed Roger Calves
Envelope
$2,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1112
POLAND Zeppelin Flights
1932 7th SAF to Brazil, v.f., with Berlin connecting cachet
Envelope
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1113
POLAND Zeppelin Flights
1933 1st SAF card to Brazil, v.f., with Berlin connecting cachet
Envelope
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1114
POLAND Postage Dues
1919 40h rose red, form IIA-34, used, v.f., with Dr.Kronenberg certificate,
O
Catalog #J7
Catalog Value $400
$270.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1115
POLAND Postal Stationery
1919 surcharged "15 fen Poczta Polska" and overprinted on 10pf "Gen. Gouv. Warschau", surcharge and overprint displaced diagonally to bottom of card, canceled Lodz 1.3.19, unaddressed, fine and unusual item
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1116
POLAND Polish Occupation of Warwiszki
1923 50m vertical pair, pos. 5 and 10, tied on piece by part of the military "Komenda Sily Zbrojnej w Warwiszkach" hs in violet, also Sopockinie 27.III.23 pmk, v.f., signed Jakubek. Used stamps from Warwiszki are extremely rare,
O
Catalog #Fi.1
Catalog Value Zl 10,000
$2,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1117
POLAND Polish Occupation of Warwiszki
1923 100m red brown, pos. 6, tied on piece by part of the military "Komenda Sily Zbrojnej w Warwiszkach" hs in violet, also Sopockinie 27.III.23 pmk, rounded upper right corner, otherwise v.f., signed Jakubek. Used stamps from Warwiszki are extremely rare,
O
Catalog #Fi.2
Catalog Value Zl 7,000
$1,700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1118
POLAND 1914-15 National Committee Issues
1916 card to present-day Czechoslovakia, with violet Naval round cachet "K.u.K. Weichseltransportline Kommando" (Vistula Transport Line Command), posted from Nadbrzezia, additional "Weiterleiten" (forwarded) hs, fine
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1119
POLAND 1914-15 National Committee Issues
1917 Legion, special 2h vignette (Na Cele Humanitarne) in red, for "Samaritan Purposes", used on picture postcard with blue "K.K.Schutzenregiment Nr.34 Ersatz Battalion" cachet, sent to Przemysl, v.f.
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1120
POLAND 1917-1918 Polish Corps of Gen. Dowbor-Musnicki
1917 selection of 30 used or unused singles, with better values, including two used 10k/7k, also used and unused 70k imperf., fine-v.f., signed Jungjohann, Rachmanow, etc., fine-v.f. (Fi. 1/15, Zl 8,500+)
*O
$675.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1121
POLAND Polish Army in France Military Mail
1940 Camp Coetquidan (where the Exiled Polish Army in France quartered and trained), two specially prepared, cacheted stationery postcards to Paris, each with red "Censure Militaire" hs, interesting text in Polish, v.f. Only a few of these special French cards for Polish Troops remain today
Envelope
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1122
POLAND Polish Army in France
1940-41 Polish Forces in France, selection of 21 different French stamps, regular issues and commemoratives, used and unused, each perforated "W P" (Wojsko Polskie), including the rare Red Cross, canceled on piece (only 40 prepared), fine-v.f. (this issue was created by agreement with the Ministry of Post in Paris)
*O
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1123
POLAND Polish Occupation of Minsk
1931 (11 July) picture postcard showing poster of Baden-Powell in background of Scout Troop, used from Katowice
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1124
POLAND Polish Army in the Soviet Union
1942 "Dojdziemy", 50k brown, vertical tete-beche pair, some gum missing from hinge removal, otherwise v.f., with handstamped guarantee marks
*
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1125
POLAND Generalgouvernement - WWII German Occupation
1942-44 two stationery cards from Krakow to the Swedish Red Cross in Stockholm, also a printed card franked with 30pf to Ankara, Turkey, each with a censor strike, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1126
POLAND Generalgouvernement - WWII German Occupation Officials
1940 imperforate trial color stage proofs in gray lilac and red brown, each value omitted, n.h., v.f. (Mi.D13P5)
**

Catalog Value € 760
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1127
POLAND Generalgouvernement - WWII German Occupation Revenue Stamps
1941-43 Coupons "1 punkt" for sugar, sheet of 25, in red and pink, fine-v.f.
Box (*)
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1128
POLAND Generalgouvernement - WWII German Occupation Revenue Stamps
1941-43 Coupons "2 punkt" for steel, leather, cigarettes, textiles, etc., sheet of 100 in red, fine-v.f.
Box (*)
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1129
POLAND Generalgouvernement - WWII German Occupation Revenue Stamps
1941-43 Coupons "1 punkt" for steel, leather, cigarettes, textiles, etc. (small size) blue sheet of 100, fine-v.f.
Box (*)
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1130
POLAND Woldenberg - Offlag IIC
1944 special competition essays, collection of 24 artist die proofs in various colors, designs for various Polish cities, WWII battles, Theater, etc., many signed by the artist, occasional hinge stains, otherwise fine-v.f., probably unique
P
$2,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1131
POLAND Polish 2nd Corps in Italy
1946 special presentation folder with Polish Eagle and opening lines of the national anthem on front cover, with stamps and all three souvenir sheets inside adhered to ten numbered pages, with text in Polish, French, English and Italian, fine-v.f., only 2,000 printed in Rome and presented to various diplomats and officials (Sass. €1,800)
(*)
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1132
POLAND Polish 2nd Corps in Italy
1946 Polish National Anthem, error souvenir sheet in carmine, perfs shifted to left, n.h., fine and rare, with Sebastiano Cilio certificate,
**
Catalog #Block 3A
Catalog Value € 2,750
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1133
POLAND Polish 2nd Corps in Italy
1946 National Anthem, 15k brown, imperforate upper left sheet corner margin block of four, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #Sass.18a
Catalog Value € 1,000
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1134
POLAND Displaced Persons Camps
1946 Dachau-Allach, Red Cross, perf. and imperf. souv. sheets of six, each with green 25pf value inverted at upper left, without gum as issued, perf. sheet with marginal pencil notations, v.f.
Box (*)
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1135
PORTUGAL
1954 Military College, 150th Anniversary, imperforate horizontal pairs, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #798-99var
$130.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1136
PORTUGAL
1955 Portuguese Kings, imperforate die proofs on gummed paper (57x70mm), values in issued designs, complete set of nine, v.f. and rare
P
Catalog #804-12P
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1137
PORTUGUESE COLONIES
1898 Vasco da Gama, six different imperforate plate proofs from Portugal and Portuguese Africa and India, each stamp overprinted "Waterlow & Sons LTD." in blue or red and "Specimen" in black, v.f.
S
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1138
PORTUGUESE COLONIES Angola Air Post
1945 (1 Aug) cover franked with 3x90a and regular franking on back, flown from Mossamedes to Luanda, some usual toning, otherwise v.f.
Envelope
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1139
PORTUGUESE COLONIES Angola Air Post
1945 (4 July) flown cover from Huila to Luanda franked on reverse with three copies of 90a, used in combination with regular franking on front, v.f. and scarce
Envelope
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1140
PORTUGUESE COLONIES Angola Air Post
1945 (16 July) flown cover from Lobito to Luanda franked with 3,60e in combination with regular franking, minor toning, otherwise fine-v.f., with arrival pmk
Envelope
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1141
PORTUGUESE COLONIES Azores
1925 Castello-Branco Issue, group of 20 imperforate pairs, each stamp with security punch, some printer's corrections in pencil, fine-v.f. and scarce lot
P
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1142
PORTUGUESE COLONIES Mozambique Company
1918-31 2c, 2 1/2c, 5c and 7 1/2c, four different sheetlets of nine, each stamp with security punch and overprinted "Waterlow & Sons Ltd. Specimen", v.f.
Box S
Catalog #114-115,120,124S
$675.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1143
PORTUGUESE COLONIES Portuguese India
1906-13 four covers, various frankings, used from Bicholu and Nova Goa, used to England and Canada, some faults, mostly fine
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1144
PORTUGUESE COLONIES Portuguese India
1913 Ceres 1r-4t black inscriptions inverted, selection of eight different, h.r., one with minute thin, otherwise fine-v.f
*
Catalog #357/370var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1145
PORTUGUESE COLONIES St. Thomas & Prince Islands
1927 two wrappers addressed to the Italian Consul General in Belgian Congo, high value franking on both sides, some faults from careless opening, otherwise fine
Envelope
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1146
ROMANIA
1939 King Karol I Centenary, six different unexploded booklets including 50L, 89L, 158L, 198L, 278L and 358L, pink and gray blue covers, with "Galleries Lafayette" advertising, few with light toning, otherwise fresh and fine-v.f.
Booklet
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1147
RUSSIA
1858 20k lilac & green, perforated proof on unwatermarked paper, unused without gum, v.f.
P
Catalog #3P
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1148
RUSSIA
1869 (22 Jan) outer FL from Taganrog, franked with 10k and 20k (unwatermarked), tied by cds and sent to Greece, taxed 45L on arrival in Corfu, with the addition of 5L (margins just in at right) and 40L (margins all around), departure, Petraeus transit and Kerkura arrival pmks, filing fold through 40L, otherwise fine and colorful letter from Russia to Greece
Envelope
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1149
RUSSIA
1874 cover from Riga to Leipzig, franked with 1k (2), 3k, 5k and 10k (horizontally laid paper), tied by departure pmks, repeated alongside, with arrival pmk on back, fine and attractive 20k rate and four-color franking to Germany
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1150
RUSSIA
1884 3.50r and 7r Arms, Posthorns without Thunderbolts, vertically laid paper, fresh, v.f., the former signed Bloch,
*
Catalog #39-40
Catalog Value $2,000
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1151
RUSSIA
1884 3.50r black & gray (vertically laid paper), used, well centered, with perforations intact, tiny flaws (as often), fresh and fine stamp, signed Diena, etc.,
O
Catalog #39
Catalog Value $675
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1152
RUSSIA
1898 (21 Oct) cover from Nakhichevan to the Russian Monastery in Afon, franked on back with 7k dark blue, tied by departure cds, showing transits of Odessa (23 Oct), Ropit Constantinople (30 Oct), Afon (1 Nov) and Illinsky Skit (3 Nov), with oval "Doplatit" 6k due mark on front, minor cover faults, otherwise fine usage from Nakhichevan (today an exclave of Azerbaijan)
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1153
RUSSIA
1906 5r blue green & pale blue, perf. 11 1/2, top sheet margin single, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #71a
Catalog Value $1,400
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1154
RUSSIA
1913 Romanov Tercentenary, 5r Nicholas II, complete sheet of 50, marginal tears and perf. separations, mostly intact, stamps n.h., post office fresh, v.f.
Box **
Catalog #104
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1155
RUSSIA
1919 (5 Apr) registered cover from Moscow to Petrograd, paying 3r with five imperforate blocks of 4x10k dark blue, used in combination with pair of perforated 50k, fine and scarce usage, with arrival (8 April) pmk on back
Envelope
Catalog #124
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1156
RUSSIA
1922 5,000r on 1r orange, horizontal pair, left stamp without overprint, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #191c
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1157
RUSSIA
1923 (18 Oct) cover from Moscow to Munich, paying 45r (1923) plus 12k (gold), with 5r and 2x20r RSFSR, used in combination with 12x1k imperforate (gold) definitives. With the October 18 conversion value at 550r to 1r gold, the 45r (RSFSR) equal just over 8k (gold) for a total of 20k, which was the correct rate for the foreign letter rate, fine mixed RSFSR/Soviet definitives cover, with "Obmen 250r" red surcharge (variety displaced overprint) on 35k chain breakers on back
Envelope
Catalog #240,241A,250
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1158
RUSSIA
1923 10r gray, imperforate sheetlet of 25, with intact inscription at bottom, n.h., usual gum wrinkles, v.f.
Box **
Catalog #241d
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1159
RUSSIA
1924 15k lemon, five used examples, various postmarks, fine-v.f.,
O
Catalog #287
Catalog Value $1,050
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1160
RUSSIA
1925 Definitives (watermarked), 4k black (two) invalidated perforated and gummed trial color proofs, also 8k olive (typographed), fine
*
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1161
RUSSIA
1926 Lenin, 2r black violet, perf. 12 1/2, fresh color, h.r., fine,
*
Catalog #343a
Catalog Value $2,250
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1162
RUSSIA
1926 (28 Oct) registered cover from Moscow to Sofia, franked with Esperanto Congress 7k horizontal gutter pair and single 14k, paying correct 28k foreign registered letter rate, with 25k on 7k Foreign Exchange tax stamp on back, contents value "1175" rubles indicated by pen, Sofia arrival (3 Nov) cds on back, fine, possibly unique example of the rare gutter pair on cover
Envelope
Catalog #347,348
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1163
RUSSIA
1927 8k on 3k (lithographed), 8k on 8k green (typographed), each with surcharge inverted, l.h., fine and scarce
*
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1164
RUSSIA
1938 Red Army, 80k variety imperf. at bottom, n.h., fingerprints on gum, v.f. (Zagorsky 495Pb)
**
Catalog #634var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1165
RUSSIA
1949 Lenin Mausoleum, imperf. souvenir sheet of four, canceled to order with bi-lingual "Riga" cancel, n.h., slight gum wrinkles and adhesions, v.f., rare,
Box
Catalog #1327a,vasr
Catalog Value $3,000
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1166
RUSSIA
1958 Mendeleyev Congress, overprint on 40k Butlerov, n.h., v.f.
**
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1167
RUSSIA
1972 Sobinov, 10k red brown with "Narodnyj Artist CCCP" inscription at bottom, unaccepted in this form (the stamp was released with the revised "Narodnyj Artist Respubliki") (People's artist of the Republic, rather than People's Artist of the Soviet Union), bottom sheet margin single, n.h., v.f., issued stamp included for comparison, 2001 Wassman certificate (Zagorsky 4049var)
**
Catalog #3966var
$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1168
RUSSIA Semi-Postals
1914 3k vertical pair imperf. between, n.h., also 10k variety imperf. at left, h.r., fine-v.f.
*/**
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1169
RUSSIA Semi-Postals
1927 (14 Feb) registered cover from Moscow to Switzerland, franked with the unissued 20k blue ("Lenin as a child"), used in combination with 15k on 1r Air Post, with 5k on 1k Foreign Exchange tax stamp on back, v.f., with Lysin arrival pmk
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1170
RUSSIA Air Post
1926 (28 Aug) registered cover from Moscow to Switzerland, franked with three different surcharges including 10k (narrow "0" variety), 5k on 1k Foreign Exchange tax stamp on back, v.f., with Lysin arrival pmk. Although airmail stamps were not officially authorized for use on non-airmail covers until September 6, 1926, this cover, processed through the Philatelic Bureau, was obviously permitted to pass a week earlier
Envelope
Catalog #C6,7var,8
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1171
RUSSIA Air Post
1926 (2 Sep) cover from Nizhny Novgorod, registered from Moscow to Austria, franked with a combination of Air Post, Definitives and Commemorative stamp, paying 38k (the correct foreign registered letter rate was 28k, hence this letter was probably overweight), with 5k on 1k Foreign Exchange tax stamp on back, contents indicated "2017" in pen, filing folds away from the stamps, fine
Envelope
Catalog #C7
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1172
RUSSIA Flight Covers
1932 Mattern & Griffin Round-the-World flight, cover franked with U.S., German and Russian adhesives, bearing appropriate postmarks and autographed by both fliers, some light cover stains as often, otherwise v.f. The U.S. pilot Jimmy Mattern, with Lt. Griffin attempted to beat the "round-the-world" record, held at the time by Post and Gatty. After flying from New York via Harbour Grace, they landed in Berlin and later reached Moscow. Their plane crashed on the way to Siberia. Only 10 covers were carried
Envelope
Catalog #AAMC TO 1167
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1173
RUSSIA Dornier Do-X Flights
1931 (12 Sep), "Bremen", registered and flown picture postcard from Leningrad to Oakland, variously franked (3 stamps) in combination with Germany (50+50pf semi-postal), Berlin transit cachet in red, special purple cachet on picture side of the card, also framed "Vorausflug nach New York" and September 23 (Oakland) and September 24 (New York) arrival datestamps, fine and scarce card
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1174
RUSSIA Dornier Do-X Flights
1931 (19 Sep), "Europa", registered and flown cover from Leningrad to Oakland, variously franked (5 stamps) in combination with United States (5c Beacon, single on front and horizontal pair on back of the cover), cancelled "U.S. Ger Sea Post S.S. Europa" (Sep 21), Berlin transit and special red cachet (applied on both sides), fine and scarce Russia-USA Catapult combination
Envelope
$650.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1175
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1930 Moscow-Friedrichshafen, registered cover paying 1.15k (with ordinary franking), sent from Moscow (10 Sep), via Friedrichshafen and Bremen to Dresden, scarce usage of non-Zeppelin adhesives, ex-Taylor
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1176
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1931 (25 July) card and cover addressed to Professor W.J. Wiese and Icebreaker "Malyguin", franked with the perforated set of four (scarce usage), appropriate matching "Leningrad-Nordpol" cachets, card defective and heavily taped, otherwise fine-v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #C30-33
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1177
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1932 5th SAF from Moscow to Colombia, franked with 15k, 20k and 50k Airships, paying 85k rate, with two Colombian stamps below, Friedrichshafen transit postmark (tying one of the Colombian stamps, which indicates the stamps were added either in Russia or in Germany), arriving in Pernambuco on 1st September, with additional transit and 14 October Bogota arrival pmks, three different labels including Registry (faulty), Par Avion and Scadta, v.f. and unusual combination flight, ex-Taylor
Envelope
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1178
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1932 7th SAF card to Brazil, v.f., with Berlin connecting cachet
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1179
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1932 7th SAF card to Brazil, v.f., with Berlin connecting cachet
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1180
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1932 8th SAF to Brazil, fine, with Berlin connecting cachet, all cachets somewhat faint, signed Mikulski
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1181
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1933 5th SAF from Moscow to Brazil, distinct red cachets, including the Berlin-Friedrichshafen connecting handstamp, v.f.
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1182
RUSSIA Postage Dues
1924 inverted surcharges, six different incl. 1k, 3k, 8k, 12k, 32k and 40k, l.h. or h.r., signed Goznak, Romeko, etc. (Zagorsky D1/9Ta)
*
Catalog #J1/9var
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1183
RUSSIA Russian Provisional Locals - Minsk
1920 2k green, cross-gutter sheet of 100, margins removed, violet local handstamps and 1922 pmks, perf. separations and some faults (due to the size of the sheet), still fine and remarkable multiple,
Box
Catalog #Mi.1b
Catalog Value € 5,000
$625.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1184
RUSSIA Displaced Persons Camps - Scout Issues
1946 Camp Monchehof, Scout Badge, black on rose paper, 12pf and 24pf singles and pairs, all printed on invoice paper of the Elbag Company, fine-v.f. (Stereo RS3,4)
(*)
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1185
RUSSIA Displaced Persons Camps - Scout Issues
1953 "National Organization of Russian Scouts" souvenir sheet of four, unused without gum as issued, v.f., only 1000 printed
Box (*)
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1186
RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
1903 (13 Sep) picture postcard (Hong Kong) to England originating from Wei Hai Wei, showing violet bilingual handstamp on the address side, with 16 Sep 03 pmk at left, sent via Chifu, where pair of 5k "Kitai" overprints was added, fine and interesting card (because the Post Office in Wei Hai Wei did not open until 1904, this card had to be sent via China and it is not clear what the violet Wei Ha Wei handstamp represents)
Envelope
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1187
RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
1905 (10 Oct) unfranked postal card from Taladzhao to St. Petersburg, addressed to HRH Maria Feodorovna's Charity in St Petersburg, light arrival cancel on face, v.f., scarce usage from Talazhao
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1188
RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
1918 Imyango Station, incoming mail, arrival cancel on picture postcard franked with pair of 10k dark blue, tied by oval Harbin Railway Station datestamp, light strike of the Cyrillic "Imyango 7 7 18" arrival cds, fine. Tchilinghirian notes just one cover recorded for Imyango and "RRR" rating
Envelope
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1189
RUSSIA Sakhalin Japanese Occupation
1922 picture postcard (reverse showing a photograph taken outside hospital buildings) from a Mr.Toichi Tateno, Army Medical Department, Alexandrov, Sakhalin, sent to Mr.Kurabayashi, chief of Medical Department, 14th Medical Department, Utsunomiya, Japan, with Alexandrov Field Post Office No.50 postmark, dated 10th November 1922, with censor chop. A fine card from Japanese occupied Sakhalin
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1190
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire
1864 (26 May) FL from Constantinople to Marianpol, franked with 3x10k brown & blue, perf. 12 1/2, tied by blue departure pmks (repeated on back), with oval merchant's handstamp alongside
Envelope
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1191
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire
1877-78 Russo-Turkish War, 10k brown & blue canceled "Plovdiv", also Telegram dated 27.6.1879 from Sofia to Tirnovo, used during the Russo-Turkish War. Until the summer of 1879, there was no Bulgarian Postal Organization; also 1888 Telegram to the French Consul in Sofia, and 1907 picture postcard (Bulgarian Tsar Ferdinand) from Peterhof to Paris
Envelope O
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1192
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire
1893 (28 Sep) registered cover (opened for display) addressed to St. Petersburg, franked with 3x10k numerals, tied by double circle "ROPIT Trebizond" pmks, "Batum-Kutais" transit and arrival pmks, some cover mending, otherwise fine
Envelope
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1193
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire
1907 (11 July) The Commercial Company of Salonica, Limited, cover to Salonica, franked with pair of 20pa on 4k, tied by blue ROPIT / AG / CAVALLA 11 Jun 1907 oval date stamp with another far clearer strike on the back along with two strikes of ROPIT / Salonica 12 Jun 1907 arrival cds, cover open at bottom and with some wrinkling along left edge and a small scuff at top, fine and very rare usage from Cavalla (Tchilinghirian reported no covers recorded yet, but this cover and a few picture postcards have since been discovered)
Envelope
$2,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1194
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire
1909 (13 May) registered cover (Banque Imperiale Ottomane on backflap) to Leipzig, franked with 2x1pi on 10k blue, tied by blue "Ropit Metelin" departure cds, with Constantinople transit, "Post Russe Metelin Recommandee" Registry label, fine cover
Envelope
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1195
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire
1911 (1 Aug) registered cover to Odessa, attractively franked with 20pa on 4k plus 5pa, 10pa, 20pa 1pi Kerassunde overprints, all tied by nice strikes of blue ROPIT / Kerassunde 1.VIII.1911 cds, appropriate registry label, backstamped on arrival, v.f.
Envelope
$650.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1196
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire
1913 (11 Mar) postal stationery 20pa on 4k card addressed to Berlin, with two "ROPIT ORDU" departure strikes in violet, showing oval "Spir. A. Papadopoulo ORDOU Turquie Mer-Noir" merchant's handstamp on back, fine and rare usage from this small port on the Ottoman coast of the Black Sea
Envelope
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1197
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire
1913 20pa on 4k Romanov, intact postal reply card registered in 1914 from Constantinople to Germany, additionally franked with 10pa and 15pa (2) Romanov surcharges
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1198
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire
1914 (15 July) ROPIT cover registered to Paris, franked with 2p on 20k, tied by blue ROPIT / Mersina 15 VII 1914 cds with accompanying registry label, light transit backstamps, also a 1914 receipt for a registered letter with slightly different type of Mersina cancels, fine
Envelope
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1199
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire Telegraph Stamps
1905 a long and detailed (254 words) telegraph addressed to the Tsar, sent by a lady who is very ill and either in Trebizond or traveling aboard ship passing through, asking the Tsar for permission to leave the country, fine
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1200
RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire Ship Mail
1913 Romanov 3k and 10k canceled in violet Cyrillic "Jerusalem" and " Imp. Katerina" (names of Steamboats on Odessa-Constantinople ligne on the Black Sea), creases, otherwise fine ship cancels, the latter with 1992 Holcombe opinion
O
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1201
RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Jaffa
1898 cover from Constantinople to Leipzig, franked on back with 10k numeral (horizontally laid paper), tied by violet ROPIT Jaffa (9 Dec), repeated alongside, sent via Odessa (20 Dec), with additional Ropit Constantinople and Leipzig (4 Jan) arrival markings, minor cover faults
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1202
RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Alexandretta
1880 FL from Alexandretta to Aleppo, single 5k dark blue, tied by large "Alexandretta" 29 March departure pmk, repeated alongside, with Ottoman adhesives on back (one torn on opening), tied by "Alep Turquie" 1 April arrival pmk, fine combination
Envelope
$400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1203
RUSSIA Russia Used in Asia
1940 cover franked with 1r, 5r and 80k, tied by Yakkobag railway station Bukhara cds, fine usage from Soviet Uzbekistan
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1204
RUSSIA Russia Used in Persia
1912 cover from Baku to Isfahan (bilingual printed address), with 10k franking on back, showing Teheran 23.IV.12 transits and oval arrival pmks
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1205
RUSSIA Russia Used in Persia
1914 (1 April) picture postcard franked with 3k red, tied by clear strike of Cyrillic "Gumbet-Kabuz Persian Possessions 1 4 14" cancel, with another strike alongside, addressed to St. Petersburg, v.f. The office in Gumbet-Kabuz probably opened to provide postal service to pilgrims visiting the tomb of King Kabuz (dates of use April 1 1914 (this cover) to Nov 21 1915); Tchilinghirian mentions this postmark known only on loose stamps making this card the discovery copy for the postmark. A rarity
Envelope
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1206
RUSSIA - ZEMSTVO BOGORODSK
1893 cover from Russian Post Office in Afon, with pair of 5k numerals, tied by Constantinople departure pmk, addressed to Bogorodsk, with Zemstvo 5k red added on arrival for local delivery, tied by violet 7 Sep 1893 pmk, with Odessa transit and arrival pmks on back, fine incoming cover from Russian Levant to Bogorodsk
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1207
Georgia
1922 Soviet Republic Issues, 500r (4), 1,000r (7), 2,000r (7), 3,000r (7) and 5,000r (7), selection of 32 different imperf. trial color proofs, fine-v.f., rare
P
Catalog #26-30P
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1208
Georgia
1922 Soviet Republic Issues, 500r-5,000r, selection of 25 different imperf. trial color proofs (five of each value), various colors and paper types, fine-v.f., rare
P
Catalog #26-30P
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1209
Georgia
1923 (20 Apr) cover from Tiflis to Petrograd, franked on reverse with high value handstamps, cover tears, otherwise fine, with transit and arrival pmks
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1210
Georgia Semi-Postals
1922 Issue (without surcharge of new value), selection of 20 imperf. trial color proofs (five of each denomination), v.f., scarce lot
P
Catalog #B1-4P
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1211
Georgia Offices in the Turkish Empire
1920 surcharges, selection of 36 different, including black, blue and red, few inverted, n.h., fine-v.f., scarce group
**
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1212
Siberia
1904 (4 July) picture postcard (view of Petropavlovsk, railroad station), franked with 3k red and tied by "Station Lebyazhya" Siberian Railroad pmk, repeated below, v.f.
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1213
Siberia
1918 picture postcard to France, with military cachet "Mission Militaire Francaise en Siberia As-Am-Hg" in violet, mailed from Oakland, Calif. by a member of the French detachment en route to Siberia, v.f.
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1214
Siberia
1918 piece franked with strip of 4x7k blue, with a good strike of "R.R. Poste Italiane Corpo Di Spedizione in Estremo Oriente", v.f., with Bolaffi certificate, rare
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1215
Siberia
1919 military postcard from FPO No.103 dated Jan.1, 1921 from Spasskaya to Japan with censor hs and return military address on reverse, v.f.
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1216
Siberia
1921 20k on 3k+4k semi-postal stamp, surcharge inverted, used, v.f., rare (Mi.16var)
O
Catalog #64var
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1217
Siberia
1921 20k on 1r brown and red orange, imperforate block of four, upper left stamp with overprint and surcharge shifted diagonally, central cancelation, with full original gum, minor faint toning and creases at lower right, v.f., rare multiple (Mi.15B)
O
Catalog #70
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1218
Siberia
1921 20k on 7r dark green and pink, imperforate horizontal pair, right stamp double overprint and surcharge, canceled to order, with full original gum, faint toning, v.f., signed Papadoupolo, undoubtedly unique!
O
Catalog #72,72var
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1219
Siberia
1921 20k blue and carmine, imperforate single, cancelled on piece, v.f. (Mi.1B, €1,500)
O
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1220
Siberia
1921 15k on 20k blue and carmine, vertical pair, top stamp surcharge inverted, bottom stamp only part of the numeral showing, large part of the double circle cancel (to order), with full gum, folded between stamps, faint overall toning, signed Papadoupolo, v.f., undoubtedly unique. A fabulous rarity (Mi.1F1,2var)
O
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1221
SAAR
1920 5M blue, block of four, post office fresh, n.h., v.f., signed Zumstein, etc., rare (Mi.30; €10,000)
Box **
Catalog #38
Catalog Value $8,000
$2,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1222
SAAR Semi-Postals
1949 Youth Hostels, two sets of two, including types I and II, canceled "Ensdorf (Saar) 11.1.49" on registered FDC, v.f., with 2017 Geigle certificate,
Envelope
Catalog #Mi.262-63
Catalog Value € 1,500
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1223
SAAR Officials
1949 Coat of Arms, complete set used on cover sent in 1950 to USA, fine and scarce complete set on cover, signed Hoffmann
Envelope
Catalog #Mi.D33-44
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1224
SAN MARINO Air Post
1931 Issue, complete set, each stamp handstamped "Especimen", unused without gum, fine-v.f., rare set of Specimen overprints from Portugal or Portuguese Colonies archives
S
Catalog #C1-10S
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1225
SAN MARINO Air Post
1933 3L on 50c orange, vertical imperforate pair, n.h., v.f., with 2015 Colla certificate. A rarity
**
Catalog #C11var
$3,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1226
SAN MARINO Air Post
1933 5L on 80c olive green, vertical imperforate pair, n.h., v.f., with 2015 Colla certificate. A rarity
**
Catalog #C12var
$3,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1227
SAN MARINO Special Delivery
1893 60c on 25c block of six, imperf. vertically, n.h., fine
Box **
Catalog #E3var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1228
SAUDI ARABIA
1921-22 Hejaz, overprints on 1pa lilac brown, h.r., signed Behr, also additional overprints, set of eight, l.h. or n.h., fine-v.f.,
*/**
Catalog #L22-31
Catalog Value $1,107
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1229
SAUDI ARABIA
1925 overprints on Hejaz Railway Tax stamps and Pilgrimage issue, l.h. or n.h., fine-v.f.,
*/**
Catalog #26-34
Catalog Value $1,145
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1230
SAUDI ARABIA
1925 Medina and Jedda issues, complete set of 10, l.h. or n.h., fresh, fine-v.f.,
*/**
Catalog #59-68
Catalog Value $700
$270.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1231
SAUDI ARABIA
1934 Proclamation of Emir Saud, complete set, h.r., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #138-149
Catalog Value $2,267
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1232
SAUDI ARABIA
1934 Proclamation of Emir Saud, complete set, h.r., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #138-149
Catalog Value $2,267
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1233
SAUDI ARABIA
1968 9p orange brown and vermilion, sheet margin block of four, n.h., top stamps with very faint toned spots on gum, still v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #469
Catalog Value $960
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1234
SERBIA
1876 (3 July) unfranked cover from St. Petersburg, with "third district" postmark with year-date only, additional red and black departure cds on back, sent to Belgrade, with ms "received as franking 6 Grosh / 240 Para", fine usage during the Russo-Turkish War, with arrival pmk. An unusual cover with Velickovic certificate
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1235
SERBIA
1915 die proof in black with value tablet unfinished, v.f. and rare
P
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1236
SPAIN
1850-51 10r green, 2r red and 6r blue, three different Sperati forgeries, each handstamped on back, v.f.
Catalog #5,8,10F
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1237
SPAIN
1853 5r green, single and horizontal pair, brilliant color, black grid cancels, v.f., signed Galvez
O
Catalog #29
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1238
SPAIN
1873 1r blue (with Tilde), four used examples, each with margins all around, cancels include blue "fleur de lis" and manuscript combination, blue Vergara San Sebastian, ms "19" and Santisteban combination, also Guipuzcoa cds, all with small faults, otherwise fine-v.f., with 1977 Exfima certificates,
O
Catalog #Ed.156
Catalog Value € 2,100
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1239
SPAIN
1873 1r blue (without Tilde), type I, horizontal pair, margins all around, right stamp with slight vertical crease, otherwise v.f., with 1993 Graus certificate,
*
Catalog #Ed.156A
Catalog Value € 2,050
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1240
SPAIN
1873 1r blue (without Tilde), type II, horizontal pair, never hinged, v.f., signed Thiaude, with 1986 Graus certificate,
**
Catalog #Ed.156Aa
Catalog Value € 2,500
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1241
SPAIN
1874 1r violet, horizontal sheet margin strip of four, unused with full original gum, h.r., small thin at left, otherwise v.f., signed Roig, etc., with 1977 Exfima certificate,
*
Catalog #Ed.158
Catalog Value € 2,040
$300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1242
SPAIN
1874 1r violet, horizontal strip of five, margins all around except for a small nick at lower left, cancelled on piece by black grids and Valcarlos 6 December in blue, middle stamp creased, otherwise v.f., with 2002 Graus certificate,
O
Catalog #Ed.158
Catalog Value € 2,430
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1243
SPAIN
1874 1r violet, vertical block of six, dated 2 November 1874 in manuscript, creases, also small tear at right, fine and impressive multiple, with 1977 Exfima certificate,
Box
Catalog #Ed.158
Catalog Value € 3,620
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1244
SPAIN
1874 1r violet, block of four, "Azpeitia Guipuzcoa" cds, also dated "23 December 1874" in manuscript, little discoloration and closed tear at right, otherwise fine, with clear 2000 Comex certificate,
Box
Catalog #Ed.158
Catalog Value € 2,600
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1245
SPAIN
1874 1/2r rose, block of six, top stamps type I, bottom stamps type II, full original gum, fresh and v.f., with 1998 Graus certificate,
Box */**
Catalog #Ed.159,159A
Catalog Value € 1,425
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1246
SPAIN
1874 1/2r rose, block of four, top pair type I, bottom stamps type II, cancelled in blue "La Comandancia Del Ejercito Real de Valencia", v.f., with 1998 CEM certificate,
Box
Catalog #Ed.159,159A
Catalog Value € 950
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1247
SPAIN
1874 1/2r rose, block of four, top pair type I, bottom stamps type II, cancelled in black "La Comandancia Del Ejercito Real de Valencia", v.f., signed Galvez, with 1977 Exfima certificate,
Box
Catalog #Ed.159,159A
Catalog Value € 950
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1248
SPAIN
1875 1r brown, placed upside down and tied by Pte La Reina pmk on buff cover, v.f.,
Envelope
Catalog #Ed.161
Catalog Value € 1,200
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1249
SPAIN
1875 1r brown, horizontal block of eight, dated 2 Ju 1875 in manuscript, little toning at right, bottom strip creased, otherwise fine, signed Roig (catalogued as two blocks of four)
Box
Catalog #Ed.161
Catalog Value € 1,560
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1250
SPAIN Local Issues
1937 Vinebre Sofima, 5c rose and black (River Ebre) horizontal tete-beche pair, each stamp with center inverted, used in combination with government franking on registered cover to France, blue manuscript crayon markings, Vinebre 12 July departure and Paris (15.7) arrival pmks on back, red censor mark (Heller RB 3.13) on front, fine and very rare usage, with 2008 APS certificate (Sofima 4phc), also with a complete set of perf. and imperf. singles included for comparison
Envelope
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1251
SPAIN Officials
1855-63 three covers and two coverfronts franked with 1/2o & 1o, four of each, various destinations, fine-v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #O5,6
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1252
SWEDEN
1855 3sk green, 2sk blue, 4sk light blue, 6sk gray, 8sk yellow, 24sk red, six different, complete set, unused singles, mostly without gum, usual centering, 6sk overall toning, all but 4sk are pencil signed by Sjoman. In addition, there are two die proofs, one large die master proof, without value, another in black on card, plus imperforate trial color in lilac of 4sk. A rare group (catalogue value for unused singles only)
(*)P
Catalog #1-5
Catalog Value $32,000
$5,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1253
SWEDEN
1855 3sk pale bluish green, light Halmstad (30.1.18) pmk, well centered, excellent color, expertly repaired, fine appearance, with 1985 Svensson certificate,
O
Catalog #1b
Catalog Value $4,000
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1254
SWEDEN
1855 3sk pale bluish green, light pmk, well centered, incredibly fresh, short perf. at right, additional minor creases and flaws, v.f. appearance, with 1969 Sjoman certificate,
O
Catalog #1b
Catalog Value $4,000
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1255
SWEDEN
1855 Coat of Arms, 1885 Re-Issue, Perf. 13, 3sk-24sk set of five, n.h., occasional patchy gum as always, fresh, fine set of re-issues,
**
Catalog #1s-5s
Catalog Value $2,300
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1256
SWEDEN
1855 4s blue, 8s red orange (2), used on registered, domestic cover from "Sodertelie" to "Eksjo", departure 30.12.1856, partially intact wax seals on back, cover stains and creases, postmarks remarkably well preserved, scarce usage, with 1977 Franz Obermuller certificate
Envelope
Catalog #2,4
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1257
SWEDEN
1855 4s blue, 8s red orange, used on outer FL from Nykoping 17.11.1856 to Finland, also single 8s red orange used FL (somewhat stained) from Filipstad to Stockholm, filing fold partially through the stamps at top, fine appearance
Envelope
Catalog #2,4
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1258
SWEDEN
1855 4sk dull ultramarine, slate blue, canceled ""Nykoping", unusually fresh, also 4sk dark ultramarine, gray, well centered, canceled Stockholm, fine-v.f. examples of these scarce shades, with 1995 Obermuller-Wilen and 1984 Svensson certificates (Facit 2j1,2j3, SEK 13,800)
O
Catalog #2e
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1259
SWEDEN
1855 4sk dark ultramarine, gray, well centered, canceled by framed "Upsala" 1.10.1857 departure datestamp on small outer FL to Stockholm, fine and rare shade on cover, signed Sjoman (Facit 2j3, SEK 30,000)
Envelope
Catalog #2e
$525.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1260
SWEDEN
1855 4sk dull ultramarine, slate blue, small faults, canceled by Stockholm 1870 cds on outer FL to Goteborg, fine appearance of this rare shade on cover, with 1976 Firmarkshuset certificate (Facit 2j1, SEK 22,000)
Envelope
Catalog #2e
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1261
SWEDEN
1855 4s turquoise, blurred print, thick paper, two distinct shades, canceled "Gamleby" and framed "OR (EBRO)", minor flaws, the latter with 1985 Svensson certificate. Also included is the light gray shade, Stockholm cancel, sound example, with 1981 Svensson certificate, rare (Facit 2k3, 2k2, SEK 34,000)
O
Catalog #2g
Catalog Value $4,500
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1262
SWEDEN
1855 6sk gray, three distinct shades, beautiful colors, canceled "Wisby", "Wik" and Stockholm, well centered, fresh, fine-v.f., with individual Obermuller-Wilen certificates (Facit 3c,3f)
O
Catalog #3
Catalog Value $4,800
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1263
SWEDEN
1855 6s gray, thin paper, two distinct shades, Nykoping and Gotheburg cancels, well centered, good colors and perforations, fine, the latter signed Strandell,
O
Catalog #3
Catalog Value $3,200
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1264
SWEDEN
1855 6s gray, thin paper, ten singles, various shades, canceled Stockholm, Gotheburg, etc., usual to fine centering, occasional minor perforation flaws as often, with five certificates (Obermuller-Wilen (4) and Sjoman) (Facit SEK 120,000+)
O
Catalog #3
Catalog Value $16,000
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1265
SWEDEN
1855 6s gray black, canceled "Hapa (randa)", usual centering, excellent color, right margin partly added, fine appearance of this difficult shade, with 1986 Obermuller Wilen certificate (Facit 3a2, SEK 75,000)
O
Catalog #3a
Catalog Value $4,500
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1266
SWEDEN
1855 6s gray brown, canceled "Gislawed", well centered, fresh and attractive color, fine, with 1994 Obermuller Wilen certificate (2,3,1) (Facit 3d, SEK 24,000)
O
Catalog #3c
Catalog Value $2,650
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1267
SWEDEN
1855 6s gray brown, canceled "Gefle 12.5.1858", well centered, fresh and attractive color, tiny corner perf. crease at upper right, still v.f., with 2006 Obermuller Wilen certificate (3,3,4) (Facit 3f, SEK 24,000)
O
Catalog #3c
Catalog Value $2,650
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1268
SWEDEN
1855 6s gray brown, canceled Stockholm 4.6.1858, well centered, fresh and v.f., with 2004 Obermuller Wilen certificate (3,3,3) (Facit 3f, SEK 24,000)
O
Catalog #3c
Catalog Value $2,650
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1269
SWEDEN
1855 6s gray brown, two copies, each canceled Stockholm, well centered, one with minor inclusion spot and perf. corner crease, fine, with 1987 Obermuller Wilen (2,3,3) and 1958 Strandell certificates (Facit 3f, SEK 48,000)
O
Catalog #3c
Catalog Value $5,300
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1270
SWEDEN
1855 6sk brown gray, 1868 Re-Issue, First Printing, unused without gum, v.f., with 1968 Sjoman certificate (Facit 3EI)
(*)
Catalog #3p
Catalog Value $525
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1271
SWEDEN
1855 8s red orange, bright yellow, ten copies, various shades, including canceled on piece "Lulea", also "Kongs (marken)", "Gislaved", "Gotheborg", "Hap (aranda)", etc., some minor flaws, centering varies, fresh and attractive lot (catalogued as the least expensive colors)
O
Catalog #4
Catalog Value $6,500
$575.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1272
SWEDEN
1855 8s red orange, bright yellow, ten copies, various shades and postmarks, one canceled on piece, some minor flaws, one stamp oxidized, centering varies, fresh and attractive lot (catalogued as the least expensive colors)
O
Catalog #4
Catalog Value $6,500
$525.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1273
SWEDEN
1855 8sk orange yellow, clear print, well centered single, minor flaws, canceled 23.4.1858 on printed matter FL from Stockholm to Wexio, interesting double rate usage, signed Sjoman, with his 1969 certificate ("gott objekt") (Facit 4f)
Envelope
Catalog #4
Catalog Value $1,000
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1274
SWEDEN
1855 8s brown orange, canceled "(Hve)tlanda 16.12.1856", well centered, fresh, v.f., with 1992 Obermuller-Wilen certificate ("an unusually beautiful stamp") (3,3,4) (Facit 4b, SEK 6,500)
O
Catalog #4a
Catalog Value $700
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1275
SWEDEN
1855 8s red orange, pre-print paper fold, "Gefle 17.X.185x" cancel, rounded upper left corner, unusual Skilling Banco variety, with 1967 Sjoman certificate
O
Catalog #4var
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1276
SWEDEN
1855 24s orange red, three copies, canceled Stockholm, etc., well centered, minor flaws, one with only a tiny corner perf. crease, with individual Obermuller-Willen certificates (two rated 2,3,3 and 3,3,3) (Facit 5c)
O
Catalog #5a
Catalog Value $6,300
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1277
SWEDEN
1855 24s orange red, four copies, canceled Stockholm, Gefle 17.4.56, usual centering, nice colors, minor flaws, mostly fine or better, with two certificates (Obermuller-Willen and Sjoman) (Facit 5b)
O
Catalog #5b
Catalog Value $10,000
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1278
SWEDEN
1855 24s orange red, five copies, canceled Stockholm, Gotheborg, etc., usual centering, nice colors, minor flaws, mostly fine or better, with four certificates (Obermuller-Willen (3) and Sjoman) (Facit 5a)
O
Catalog #5b
Catalog Value $10,000
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1279
SWEDEN
1858 12o blue, reconstruction, 100 stamps from Plate 5 (1865 perforations), plus another 100 stamps from Plate 8, various pmks, usual condition, generally fine or better, Stawenow/Millhagen and Harbrecht certificates
O
Catalog #8
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1280
SWEDEN
1858-62 5o green, 12o blue and 30o brown, tied by "Westeras" 1.2.1861 cds on outer FL, registered to Stockholm, endorsed "5", with some additional markings, lettersheet refolded, with wax seals inside, filing folds barely affect the stamps, with some internal toning, fine and attractive three-color franking from Westeras to Stockholm
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1281
SWEDEN
1858-62 30o brown, dark brown, eight used examples canceled "Skara", "Falkoping", "Sundvall", "Herrljunga", "Goteborg", "Stockholm", "Norrkoping" and "Tors.", also FL from Stockholm to Amsterdam and cover franked with a vertical pair sent to Fredrikshamn (today Hamina, Finland), showing ANK arrival handstamp, minor backflap faults, fine-v.f.
Envelope O
Catalog #11
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1282
SWEDEN
1858-62 30o brown, three copies used on both sides of cover (opened for display) from Goteborg 20.8.69 to London, endorsed "Via Hull", with "Paid 90", red "4" in crayon, London arrival 23 Aug, 69, fine double rate cover to England
Envelope
Catalog #11
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1283
SWEDEN
1858-62 Coat of Arms, 50o rose, carmine and bright dark carmine, three distinct shades, unused, first two without gum, fine, one with Obermuller-Wilen certificate (Facit 12h, 4,4,4)
*(*)
Catalog #12,12a,12b
Catalog Value $2,100
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1284
SWEDEN
1858-62 5o green, 12o blue and 24o orange, tied by Stockholm 22.2.1870 cds on FL to Milan, framed "Franco" and "P.D." markings, "Kiel-Hamburg" transit and Milan arrival pmks on back, filing fold away from the stamps, fine three-color franking to Italy
Envelope
Catalog #6,8,10
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1285
SWEDEN
1858-62 Coat of Arms, 15-pages exhibit, with multiple examples of each value, covering all shades, showing different pmks, plus 15 covers or Fls, various combination frankings and destinations, fine and attractive collection
Envelope O
Catalog #6-12
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1286
SWEDEN
1858-62 Coat of Arms, 5o (2), 9o (2), 12o, 24o, 30o (2) and 50o, nine stamps, various shades, fresh, fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #6-8,11-12
Catalog Value $3,595
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1287
SWEDEN
1858-62 9o red violet, vertical pair tied by "Helsingborg" 9/10 departure pmks on outer FL to Copenhagen, with arrival pmk on back, horizontal filing fold away from the stamps, minor cover wrinkles, fine and scarce
Envelope
Catalog #7
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1288
SWEDEN
1858-62 9o violet, vertical strip of three, 12o blue, vertical pair, hinge reinforced between stamps, fresh and fine multiples, the former with 1973 Sjoman certificate (catalogued as singles)
*
Catalog #7,8
Catalog Value $1,725
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1289
SWEDEN
1858-62 12o blue, 12o ultramarine, accumulation of 100+ singles and 25 covers or FLs, various types, shades, plate flaws, some on exhibit pages, others still on original auction lot sheets as purchased individually, few better cancels and covers, some certificates included, interesting lot, with excellent potential (Facit 9,var)
Envelope O
Catalog #8,9
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1290
SWEDEN
1862 3ore black, imperforate plate proof on wove paper, v.f., with 1987 Obermuller-Wilen certificate (4,4)
P
Catalog #13P
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1291
SWEDEN
1862 17o red violet, ten used singles, various shades and pmks, including two with Danish arrival target cancels, mostly well centered, occasional faint rust around perforations, otherwise fine-v.f., with three Obermuller-Wilen certificates. Also included is a single on coverfront from Grenna (Facit 15b1,2)
O
Catalog #14,14a
Catalog Value $1,640
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1292
SWEDEN
1862 17o gray, used, well centered, nice color and fresh, couple of insignificant perf. creases, still v.f., with 1986 Obermuller-Wilen certificate ("beautiful specimen") (2,3,1) (Facit 15c)
O
Catalog #15
Catalog Value $800
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1293
SWEDEN
1862 17o red violet, used in combination with 5o green (2) on brown cover from Kristianstad (6.6.68), "via Denmark" to Lubeck, with "Sodra St.Banan" and "Kiel-Hamburg" pmks on back, with faint arrival, fine and rare combination franking to Germany, signed Sjoman, with his 1970 certificate
Envelope
Catalog #6,14
$650.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1294
SWEDEN
1862 20o vermilion, horizontal pair, used in combination with 5o green on outer FL from Helsingborg 6.10.69 to London, framed "Franco" and red London Paid arrival at left, filing fold away from the stamps, fine mixed-franking to England, signed Sjoman, with his 1970 certificate
Envelope
Catalog #6,16
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1295
SWEDEN Local Issues
1856 1sk (3o) black, used single, star cancel, also a FL with single franking, boxed "Lokal Brev 27 2 1857" datestamp, fine-v.f.,
Envelope O
Catalog #LX1
Catalog Value $1,150
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1296
SWEDEN Local Issues
1856 1sk (3o) black, horizontal pair, used, folded between stamps, minor wrinkling, fresh and fine multiple, signed Krgr, with 1956 Svensson certificate (3,3,4) (Facit 6a2, SEK 12,000)
O
Catalog #LX1
Catalog Value $1,100
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1297
SWEDEN Local Issues
1856 1sk (3o) black, two used singles, star cancels, also a FL with single franking, framed "Lokalbref 26.7.1858" datestamp, fine-v.f.
Envelope O
Catalog #LX1
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1298
SWEDEN Local Issues
1856 1sk (3o) black, horizontal pair, tied by star cancels on outer FL with framed "Lokalbref 5.3.1860" datestamp, filing fold away from the stamps, fine and rare cover, signed Sjoman
Envelope
Catalog #LX1
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1299
SWEDEN Local Issues
1856 1sk (3o) black, two singles tied by star cancels on outer FL, with framed "Lokalbref 17.1.1861" datestamp on back, fine and scarce double-weight cover, fine-v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #LX1
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1300
SWEDEN Local Issues
1856 3o olive brown, Stockholm cancel, well centered, v.f., with 1992 Obermuller-Wilen certificate (3,3-4,3) (Facit 13b)
O
Catalog #LX2
Catalog Value $550
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1301
SWEDEN Local Issues
1856 3o bister brown, three singles, canceled Stockholm and Wadstena, also single on FL used locally in Stockholm, fine group, the cover with Obermuller-Wilen certificate,
Envelope
Catalog #LX2
Catalog Value $2,325
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1302
SWEDEN Local Issues
1856 3o bister brown, two singles, canceled by Stockholm local pmks on coverfront, fine,
Catalog #LX2
Catalog Value $1,100
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1303
SWEDEN Local Issues
1857 (16 Dec) FL franked with two 1sk (3o) black singles, tied by starburst postmarks, locally addressed in Stockholm, with boxed "Lokalbref 16/12/57" arrival datestamp, fresh and fine
Envelope
Catalog #LX1a
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1304
SWITZERLAND
1845 5c green, Small Eagle, red Rosette cancel, ample margins all around, fresh and v.f., with 1973 Moser and 2020 Marchand certificates (Zu.5)
O
Catalog #2L2
Catalog Value $1,900
$1,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1305
SWITZERLAND
1850 5c black & red, margins all around, showing dividing lines at both sides, tied on piece by Geneva grid cancel, v.f., signed A.von der Weid, with 2000 Marchand certificate (Zu.2a)
O
Catalog #2L6
Catalog Value $1,950
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1306
SWITZERLAND
1850 2 1/2rp Orts Post, with full black frame around cross, horizontal pair, types 37-38, margins all around, canceled by pen and "P.P.", listed for inspection and replaced on small piece, with "Mollis 21 Oct 50" cds at right, fresh and v.f., with 1967 Moser and 2020 Marchand certificates (Zu,13I, SFr 5,000)
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Catalog #1
$3,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1307
SWITZERLAND
1850 Orts-Post 2 1/2rp without frame around cross, Type 35, black P.P. postmark, top margin added, fine appearance, with 2016 Marchand opinion (Zu.13II)
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Catalog #3
Catalog Value $2,950
$270.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1308
SWITZERLAND
1850 Orts Post, 2 1/2rp Sperati forgery, signed die proof of pair in black, v.f.
Catalog #3F
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1309
SWITZERLAND
1850 10r black & red, with frame around the cross, Sperati signed forgery, horizontal strip of three, v.f.
Catalog #6F
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1310
SWITZERLAND
1882 Helvetia, 40c brown carmine & dark ultra, two die proofs on thick card, some toning, otherwise v.f.
P
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1311
SWITZERLAND
1914 3fr green, small h.r., v.f., with 1988 Philatelic Foundation certificate,
*
Catalog #181
Catalog Value $775
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1312
SWITZERLAND
1924 UPU, 20c vermilion, green gum, n.h., slightly disturbed gum, minor toning, otherwise v.f., with 1984 Rellstab certificate (Zu.167A III, SFr 2,000, catalogued as hinged)
*
Catalog #204var
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1313
SWITZERLAND
1932 Disarmament, two sets of blocks of four, three l.h., five sets n.h., fine-v.f.,
Box */**
Catalog #210-15
Catalog Value $1,199
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1314
SWITZERLAND Semi-Postals
1936 Pro Patria, block of four souv. sheets, canceled Bern 30.XI.36, full gum and fresh, v.f., rare (Mi.Block 2)
Box
Catalog #B80a
Catalog Value € 1,100
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1315
SWITZERLAND Semi-Postals
1940 National Fete Day souvenir sheet of four, used on registered cover (27 Aug) from Luzern to Liebefeld, v.f., with arrival pmk,
Envelope
Catalog #B105
Catalog Value $775
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1316
SWITZERLAND Semi-Postals
1940 National Fete Day, four imperforate singles from souvenir sheet, also three corresponding perforated stamps, used on two registered covers from TPO Automobile post office to Bern, with arrival pmks, v.f.,
Envelope
Catalog #B105a,b
Catalog Value $740
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1317
SWITZERLAND Semi-Postals
1953 Pro-Juventute, tete-beche sheetlet of 24, n.h., v.f. (Zu.oZ41)
Box **
Catalog #B229a
Catalog Value SFr 500
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1318
SWITZERLAND Air Post
1934 (31 Oct) flown cover originating from Santiago, Chile, franked on back with 7.70p in adhesives and sent via Paris to Winterthur, with 40c added to pay for final delivery, v.f. and unusual mixed country franking
Envelope
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1319
SWITZERLAND Zeppelin Flights
1931 Polar Flight picture postcard, addressed to England, with Leningrad and Berlin transits, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #Si.119
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1320
SWITZERLAND Zeppelin Flights
1932 2nd SAF card to Brazil, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #Si.143Aa
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1321
SWITZERLAND Zeppelin Flights
1933 1st SAF card to Brazil, v.f., with Condor-Zeppelin transit cachet, scarce
Envelope
Catalog #Si.202A
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1322
SWITZERLAND Zeppelin Flights
1933 3rd SAF from Basel to Brazil, fine-v.f., with transit and arrival pmks
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1323
SWITZERLAND Officials
1938-45 For General Use, 25c Cross, 5c and 30c "Officiel", each with Grilled Gum, n.h., v.f., last two signed Zumstein, with 1984 certificate (Zu.33z, 47z,52z, SFr 4,925)
**
Catalog #O6a,20a,20a
Catalog Value $2,075
$1,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1324
SWITZERLAND Officials
1918 For the War Board of Trade, 7 1/2c gray, overprinted type III, canceled "Bern 18.XII.", some irregular perforations at top, otherwise v.f., signed Zumstein, with 1984 certificate (Zu.3a, SFr 1,935)
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Catalog #1O3a
Catalog Value $950
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1325
SWITZERLAND Officials
1922 League of Nations, 10c-90c (9 diff.), also International Labor Organization 35c-1.50fr (10 diff.), mostly with disturbed gum and some facial abrasions from being stuck down, otherwise fine-v.f. (Mi.6/23)
*
Catalog #2O8/3O29
Catalog Value € 1,900
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1326
SWITZERLAND Officials
1922-31 League of Nations and International Labor Bureau, 3fr-10fr selection, mostly two each, used, fine-v.f., some APS certificates,
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Catalog #2O27/3O26
Catalog Value $1,060
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1327
SYRIA
1934 Issue, six different, each with value tablets blank, n.h., v.f.
**
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1328
SYRIA
1934 Issue, six different, each with value tablets blank, n.h., v.f.
**
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1329
SYRIA Semi-Postals
1926 50c+25c, 75c+25c and 1.25pi+50c, three different, each with surcharge inverted, n.h., v.f., with 2011 Sismondo certificates
**
Catalog #B2,B3,B5var
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1330
TANNU TUVA
1932 3k on 70k surcharge inverted, horizontal pair, n.h., fine-v.f., with 1988 APS certificate,
**
Catalog #31a
Catalog Value $1,200
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1331
TANNU TUVA
1933 15k on 6k orange, horizontal pair, right stamp with surcharge shifted at right, n.h., v.f. (catalogued as hinged)
**
Catalog #41
Catalog Value $1,000
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1332
TANNU TUVA
1943 Coat of Arms, 25k slate on buff paper, two vertical sheetlets of five, perforated horizontally, one showing significant misalignment of stamps at bottom, unused without gum as issued, v.f.,
(*)
Catalog #120,120var
Catalog Value $1,800
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1333
TANNU TUVA
1943 Coat of Arms, 25k slate on white paper, vertical sheetlet of five, perforated horizontally, unused without gum as issued, v.f.,
(*)
Catalog #120a
Catalog Value $500
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1334
TANNU TUVA
1943 Coat of Arms, 25k slate on white paper, vertical sheetlet of five, perforated horizontally, significant misalignment of stamps, especially the middle, unused without gum as issued, v.f.
(*)
Catalog #120a,120a,var
$650.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1335
TANNU TUVA
1943 25k green, vertical pair, top stamp misaligned diagonally, unused without gum as issued, fine
(*)
Catalog #122a,var
$270.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1336
TANNU TUVA
1943 50k Government Building, vertical pair, top stamp misaligned diagonally, unused without gum as issued, fine
(*)
Catalog #123,123var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1337
TANNU TUVA
1943 50k green with gum, vertical pair, n.h., fine,
**
Catalog #123a
Catalog Value $350
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1338
THAILAND
1902 Battambang provisional surcharges, 2a on 3a and 10a on 12a, set of two, unused with full original gum, h.r., the latter with corner perf. crease at upper left, usual gum toning, fine and very rare set (Mi.43-44, cat. €13,000)
*
Catalog #78a,85a
Catalog Value $10,000
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1339
THAILAND
1917 Re-engraved, complete set, h.r., small faults, fine-v.f. appearance,
*
Catalog #164-175
Catalog Value $2,171
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1340
THAILAND
1918 Victory, 2s and 5s double overprint, blocks of four, n.h., slightly dried gum, fine-v.f. (catalogue value for hinged singles)
Box **
Catalog #176a,178a
Catalog Value $1,400
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1341
THAILAND
1987 60th Birthday Anniversary, 100b sheet of ten, n.h., v.f. (Mi.1221A, cat. €900)
Box **
Catalog #1211
Catalog Value $550
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1342
THAILAND
2006 60th Anniversary of Accession, 25 sets of six (in sheets of 20, blocks of four and singles), also souvenir sheet and set of two FDCs and used singles, also 100b block of four and single, n.h., plus FDC and used single, fine-v.f.
Box **
Catalog #2228-2234
$120.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1343
THAILAND Semi-Postals
1918 Red Cross overprints, 2s-20b complete set of 11, all with violet control handstamps on back, h.r. or usual slight gum disturbances and natural inclusions, fine-v.f., only 500 sets printed,
*
Catalog #B1-11
Catalog Value $3,286
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1344
THAILAND Semi-Postals
1920 Wild Tiger Corps, complete set of six, l.h. or h.r., some control handstamps on back, signed Diena, fine-v.f., top value with 2004 APS certificate,
*
Catalog #B12-17
Catalog Value $660
$300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1345
THAILAND Semi-Postals
1920 Wild Tiger Corps, complete set of six, n.h, some handstamps and other markings, fresh and v.f., scarce,
**
Catalog #B12-17
Catalog Value $1,150
$575.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1346
THAILAND Semi-Postals
1920 Scout Fund, set of six, used, fine-v.f.,
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Catalog #B12-17
Catalog Value $566
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1347
THAILAND Semi-Postals
1920 Wild Tiger Corps, complete set of six, l.h., some control handstamps, signed Roger Calves, etc.,
*
Catalog #B18-23
Catalog Value $525
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1348
THAILAND Postal Stationery
1888-1928 selection of 13 postal cards, variety of issues including surcharges, used to Germany, Sweden, England, USA and Switzerland, also locally, mostly v.f.
Envelope
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1349
THAILAND Postal Stationery
1906 10s International Reply Coupon, Rome design type I, "Chiengmai 2.7.14" cancel, also London datestamp, fine
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1350
THAILAND Postal Stationery
1906 2a on 1 1/2a postal stationery card with embossed coat of arms, handstamped "Ultramar" in violet across the impressed stamp by the Portuguese P.O. on receipt from the UPU in Bern, before sending to one of the Colonial offices, round corner at upper right, otherwise fine
S
Catalog #HG 10b
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1351
TURKEY
1927 Izmir Exhibition, complete set, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #648-58
Catalog Value $700
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1352
TURKEY
1928 Second Izmir Exhibition, complete set, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #659-72
Catalog Value $900
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1353
TURKEY
1930 Mustaf Kemal Pasha, complete set, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #682-704
Catalog Value $600
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1354
TURKEY
1930 Ankara-Sivas Railroad, three sets, l.h. or h.r., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #705-26
Catalog Value $1,179
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1355
TURKEY
1930 Ankara-Sivas Railroad, complete set, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #705-26
Catalog Value $1,200
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1356
TURKEY
1934 Surcharged in red, complete set, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #765-73
Catalog Value $850
$270.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1357
TURKEY
1970 International Education Year, 130k ultramarine, pink and rose, center inverted, top sheet margin and imprint block of four, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #1839var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1358
TURKEY Semi-Postals
1935 Suffragists, complete set, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #B54-68
Catalog Value $750
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1359
TURKEY Postal Tax Stamps
1955 2 1/2L and 10L high values, n.h., v.f., rare,
**
Catalog #RA179-180
Catalog Value $1,250
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1360
UKRAINE
1807 Napoleonic Period, FL from "Ukraine" to France, with red "No.5 Arm.L'Allemagne" hs, charged "8", some paper reinforcements, otherwise fine, rare
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1361
UKRAINE
1920 History of Ukraine, Vienna Issue, selection of 14 imperforate sheets of 100, also 2 panes of 60, 1 pane of 50 and one pane of 80 (total of 1650 pieces), all printed on back of military maps, many double and inverted impressions, color shifts, printed on both sides, plus others, good variety, fine-v.f. and spectacular holding
Box P
$2,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1362
UKRAINE Semi-Postals
1923 Soviet Issue, unwatermarked, marginal blocks of four, each stamp overprinted "Zrazok" (Specimen) in black, blue or green, n.h., v.f.
Box S
Catalog #B1-4S
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1363
UKRAINE Displaced Persons Camps
1948 Ukrainian Scouts Issue Aschaffenburg, set of 16 different blocks of four, unused without gum as issued, fine-v.f. (Stereo US 5-20)
Box **
$300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1364
UKRAINE Displaced Persons Camps
1948 Ukrainian Scouts Issue Aschaffenburg, set of 16 different blocks of four (25h four singles), unused without gum as issued, fine-v.f. (Stereo US 5-20)
Box **
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1365
UKRAINE Displaced Persons Camps
1948 Ukrainian Scouts Congress Aschaffenburg, overprinted blocks of four, 12 different, unused without gum as issued, fine-v.f. (Stereo US 26-37)
Box **
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1366
UKRAINE Displaced Persons Camps
1947 Ukrainian Scouts Issue, two cards, each with a different adhesive, also four unused picture postcards, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1367
UKRAINE Displaced Persons Camps
1951 Scouts Issue, imperforate vertical pairs, set of five, n.h., v.f. (Stereo 50A-54A)
**
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1368
UKRAINE Displaced Persons Camps
1952 Scouts, perf. and imperf. sets of five, canceled by special pmks on two unaddressed covers, v.f.
Envelope
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1369
UKRAINE Displaced Persons Camps
1950s National Council Issue, Easter Eggs, perf. and imperf. sheets of 45, unused without gum (as issued?), v.f.
Box **
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1370
URUGUAY Air Post
1956 group of 15 imperforate proofs, many diff. colors, two pairs, others singles, mostly v.f.
P
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1371
VATICAN CITY
1934 Provisional surcharges, complete set of six, n.h., well centered, fine-v.f., signed Diena, Bloch, with 2023 Dr.Avi certificate,
**
Catalog #35-40
Catalog Value $2,900
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1372
VATICAN CITY
1934-37 Provisional surcharges, complete set of six, n.h. and post office fresh, well centered, signed Diena, Raybaudi, etc., v.f.,
**
Catalog #35-40
Catalog Value $2,900
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1373
VATICAN CITY
1935 Juridical Congress, complete set in blocks of four, n.h. and post office fresh, fine-vf.,
Box **
Catalog #41-46
Catalog Value $3,400
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1374
VATICAN CITY Postal Stationery
1947 Provisional surcharges, unissued 3L on 75c postal card, unused, fresh and v.f., signed Carraro, with 2014 certificate (Filigrano NE1, €4,000)
Envelope
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1375
VATICAN CITY Postal Stationery
1947 Provisional surcharges, 2L on 50c, 5L on 50c postal cards, unused, fresh and v.f., each signed Carraro, with 2014 certificates (Filigrano C3,C4, €4,200)
Envelope
$1,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1376
VIETNAM
1960-66 Issues, 46 different, imperforate deluxe sheetlets, fine-v.f.
P
$625.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1377
VIETNAM, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
1956 Tran Dang Ninh, 1957 Textiles, Trade Unions and 1958 Literacy, all complete sets in blocks of four, unused without gum as issued, v.f.
Box **
Catalog #39/66
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1378
VIETNAM, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
1990 Temple, Museum, etc., imperforate, 100 sets (sheets of 25), n.h., v.f. (Mi.2126-2129var)
Box **
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1379
YUGOSLAVIA
1973 Nadezda Petrovic, imperf. sheetlet of nine, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #1159var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1380
YUGOSLAVIA
1980 Olympics, Moscow Summer Games, complete set, imperforate blocks of four, n.h., v.f., signed Velickovic
Box **
Catalog #1463-1465var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1381
YUGOSLAVIA Zeppelin Flights
1932 3rd SAF card to Brazil, little card flaws, otherwise v.f., with Berlin connecting cachet, signed Roger Koerber
Envelope
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1382
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1847-2018 collection in three well filled Scott albums, mostly used, with 1847 5c and 10c, 1851 to 12c, 1857 to 90c (No.28 repaired with APS certificate), 1861 complete to 90c (67 creased, PFC), Grills including No.85 with 2010 PFC ("lightened cancel and creased"), 1869 Pictorials to 90c, Bank Note issues to 90c, 1890 to 90c, 1893 Columbians 1c-$5 complete ($2 and $3 unused), 1894-95 Bureau Issues to $5, 1898 Trans-Mississippi 1c-$2, 1902-3 Issue to $5, 1908 5c blue imperf., Washington-Franklins to $5, Panama-Pacific, Coils including 459 (with a PFC for a pair), White Plains souvenir sheet, Kansas-Nebraska, souvenir sheets including recalled Legends of the West, etc., Back of Book with Air Post, C1-6, Zeppelin set of three (hinged), Special Delivery, Postage Dues, Parcel Post, Confederate States, etc., mixed condition, faults noted, generally fine collection with many important items included
*O
$8,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1383
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1847-1976 collection in a Harris "Liberty" album, also on White Ace and blank pages, Commemoratives and Regular Issues, some better items, also Duck Hunting stamps, accumulation of singles and Plate Blocks (Face value $6,297), mixed condition
*O
$3,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1384
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1851-1995 balance of the Larry Brassler philatelic holding in three cartons, with better items including 1869 2c unused, 24c (2, used and unused), several graded items (SMQ $150 range), 610 George Lynn FDC, few varieties and back of book items, Air Post, Newspaper stamps with certificates, Philippines and Puerto Rico covers, etc., selection of 24xOX4, Proofs and Essays including 1893 3c Purple large die proof (tape stain) with PSE certificate, five 1894-95 Bureau imperf. pairs (four with certificates), a selection of 50+ 1994 $2 (Scott 2875) souvenir sheets with major double transfers of brown lettering (high catalogue value), etc. There are two red boxes with hundreds of 20th Century items priced on cards, binders with Plate No. Blocks, quantities of Looney Toons with die cutting omitted, 13 White Plains sheets, two recalled Legends of the West, wide selection of miscellaneous items, covers and postcards, Postal Stationery, booklets, etc., mixed condition, inspection recommended
Box *O
$15,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1385
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1851-1960 selection on cards, with better items including 1851 1c blue (used), 1857 24c, 2c Blackjack (used), Bank Note Issues to 90c, 1869 with 10c, 24c and 30c, Columbians with 6c, 8c (varieties), 15c, 30c and $2, 1895 $5 green (used), 1898 Trans-Mississippi 10c, 50c and $1 (used, small faults), Pan-Americans 4c, 5c and 10c, Louisiana Purchase 10c, Panama-Pacific, Perf. 10 $2 and $5 (479-480), other high values,1951 $1 purple and black with USIR watermark (with 1987 PFC), etc., back of book Air Post with C1, C3, C4, C15 (hinged), C10a, C18 (2), Special Delivery 10c green, Pony Express (5 different), War Savings $5 vertical pair (WS2, n.h. but one stamp creased), Duck Hunting stamps, etc. There is also a selection of plate blocks including 2c Alaska-Yukon, 1918 Victory, 1922-23 20c and 25c, 2c Harding, National Parks, 1938 Presidential Series (with additional $1-$5), Famous Americans, $5 Hamilton, C10, etc. Finally, there are some foreign items, including G.B.1p black (used), Canada Maple Leafs, plus some China PRC sets, mixed condition, substantial value
Box */**
$3,750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1386
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1851-1933 collection in album, mostly used, with 1851 to 10c, 1857 to 10c including 5c red brown, type I with PSAG certificate (reperforated with short perfs), 1861 to 90c, 1869 to 30c, 1870 Banknotes including 1c with part original gum (short perfs, with Weiss certificate), 1890 to 90c, 1893 Columbians to 30c, 1894-95 Bureau Issues to $1, 1902-3 to 50c, Louisiana Purchase, Washington-Franklins to $2, Panama-Pacific, Nebraska set, back of the book with Air Post including C1-6, C13 used, Special Delivery, Parcel Post, Postage Dues, Offices in China, Officials, Confederate States, etc., some collateral material included, mixed condition with some faults noted, generally fine-v.f.
*O
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1387
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1851-60 3c imperf., selection on pages, 30 used singles, various positions and cancels, also seven covers or FLs, plus 34 perforated singles (used), unused block of four, four covers, including 1858 letter franked with 7 copies (two strips of three and single), mostly fine or better
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1388
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1857-1940s balance of a consignment in a large stock book, used and unused singles, varieties, including imperf. between (538a,540a,899b-901a), better singles, White Plains souvenir sheet, Revenues, Confederate States, including covers, Essays (1c imperf. blocks of four), 3c red imperfs on cover, some stampless and Zeppelin flight covers, mixed condition, overall fine or better, with many useful items
Envelope *O
$1,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1389
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1890-1950 balance of a consignment with better singles on cards and lot sheets, Commemoratives and Regular Issues, Plate Blocks, nice showing of Prexies, Famous Americans, $5 Hamilton, White Plains souvenir sheet, also selection of Locals, stock book with later commemoratives, some with graded PSE certificates (Superb-98 to Gem 100), plus a group of better Crosby cacheted covers and FDCs from Canal Zone, useful lot, ready for immediate resale
Envelope */**
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1390
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1901 small selection of sheet margin strips, mostly with plate numbers (the multiples are heavily reinforced), with 1c strips of 3, 4 and 5 (2), 2c horizontal pair and strips of 4 (2), 4c horizontal pair, strips of 3 and 4, 5c strips of 3 and 4, 8c strip of 4 and 10c strips of 4 (2), h.r., fine-v.f. (catalogued as singles),
*
Catalog #294-299
Catalog Value $2,857
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1391
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1909-55 accumulation of sheets (50 or 100), with 2c Alaska-Yukon perf. sheet of 70, 2c Hudson-Fulton sheet of 60, 1923 Rotary 2c, 3c, 4c, 6c (some oxidization), and 7c, 2c Harding, Ericsson (two sheets of 50), White Plains, 1927 10c orange (2), Valley Forge, Burgoyne, Molly Pitcher (2), 5c Aeronautic, Electric Light, Sullivan, Carolina-Charlestown, Braddock, Washington Bicentennial 6c (2), 8c, 9c (2), Olympic Games, 1938 Presidentials to 25c, 1954 Liberty Issue to $1 (some duplication), $5 Lantern sheet of 100, etc., Air Post with C7, C20 (3), C21 (4), C22 (4), C24, etc., $1 Official Mail, plus a few varieties, apparently n.h. (an occasional hinged stamp may be possible), fine-v.f., high catalog value
Box **
$3,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1392
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1930s-60s balance of a consignment in two cartons, with collections of Plate No. Bocks of four, including 1938 Presidentials to $1, some Famous Americans and other commemoratives, Regular Issues, etc., two albums with used and unused Revenues, stock books with many hundreds of Pre-cancels, unused Year-sets, covers commemorative 50th Anniversary of Lindbergh's flight, etc.
Envelope *O
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1393
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1935 Farleys, balance of a dealers stock with quantities of blocks of four, centerline blocks, gutter blocks, Arrow blocks, Plate No. Blocks of six, etc., without gum as issued (occasional used), fine-v.f., owner's cat. $21,000+
Box (*)
Catalog #752-771
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1394
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1986 AMERIPEX, black omitted, 100 unexploded booklets (200 error panes), n.h., v.f.,
Booklet
Catalog #2201b
Catalog Value $10,000
$1,600.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1395
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES Back of Book
1918-90 collection in two albums, mostly unused, with Air Post including C1-6, C13-15, Parcel Post to $1, Special Delivery, nice selection Duck Hunting (early ones with faults), a nice selection of cut squares, including some entires, plus Air Post, Lettersheets, Officials, etc., mostly fine-v.f.
*O
$2,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1396
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES Revenue Stamps
Alcohol Tax Paid, wholesale lot of 800+, including Distilled Spirits (red), 76 sheets of eight including 4/5ths of a pint, 1 pint, 1/2 quart, 1 quart, etc., Revenue Bonded Warehouse with proof black (blue), 21 sheets of 8, including 1 pint, 1 quart and 1 gallon and 100 proof (green), 14 sheets of 8, 1 pint, 1 quart and 4/5ths quart, etc., fine-v.f.
$800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1397
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES Revenue Stamps
1919-64 Narcotic Tax Stamps, six different stamps in quantities, including Scott RJA58b (70), RJA68a (160), RJA70a (153), RJA78b (83), RJA80a (82, all in pairs) and RJA99b (124), n.h., various multiples, fine-v.f., cat. $160,000+
Box **
Catalog #RJ58b/99b
$8,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1398
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES Revenue Stamps
1950-51 Stock Transfer stamps, 4c-$4, duplicated selection, with quantities up to 1,555, mostly in sheets or large multiples, n.h., fine-v.f., inventory available,
Box **
Catalog #RD315/351
Catalog Value $172,760
$10,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1399
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES Revenue Stamps
1953-55 Cigar Stamps, Series 123-125, Class B200-G500 in quantities, mostly 300+ each, total of 7,400+ stamps, v.f., inventory available
*
$3,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1400
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES Duck Hunting Permit Stamps
1971 $3 Cinnamon Teal, 49 stamps, n.h., each with 2005 PSE certificate graded "XF-Sup 95" (SMQ $5,880)
**
Catalog #RW38
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1401
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES - Plate No. Blocks
1920-1980s large, specialized collection of thousands in 62 Scott binders, collected by positions and Plate Numbers, Regular Issues, Commemoratives, Air Post, Postage Dues, Special Delivery, better items included, with Liberty Series (558/572), Huguenot-Walloon, Lexington-Concord (614-19), Norse-American (620-21), Aeronautics (11 sets of 649-50), Washington Bicentennial (10 sets of 704-15), hundreds of 2c reds, Regular Issues (698-701), Presidentials (803-34), National Parks and Farleys (11 sets), Famous Americans (8 sets), Air Post with C7-9 (7 sets), C10 (23), C12 (11), C20-22 (8 sets), C24 (9), C25-31, CE1, Special Delivery, etc. Excellent potential, not checked for better Plate Numbers, mixed condition, mostly fine-v.f., high catalogue value
Box */**
$11,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1402
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES - Plate No. Blocks
1920-50 dealers stock of hundreds of Plate No. Blocks, including Washington-Franklins, lower value Kansas-Nebraska, Lexington-Concord, National Parks, $5 Presidentials, Air Post, including C4, C18 (2, one hinged one n.h.), Special Delivery with E14 (4), Parcel Post 1c and 3c, Special Handling with QE4 (2), Canal Zone, etc., mostly fine-v.f.
Box */**
$1,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1403
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES - Covers and Postal History
1851-1930s large collection of many hundreds in albums, extensive showing of 3c red imperf. and perf., different combinations, usages, destinations, some stampless covers to and from William Marcy (1786-1857, American politician who served as U.S. Senator, Governor of New York, U.S. Secretary of War and U.S. Secretary of State), other notable personalities, Confederate States, some later items, including flights, etc., mixed condition, many interesting and worthwhile items
Envelope
$2,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1404
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES - Covers and Postal History
1930s-40s Alaska Dog Team Post, collection of 90+ cacheted covers, postmarks include Fort Yukon, Nenana, Minto, Kwiguk, Tolovana, Wainwright, Aleknagik, Savoonga, Tofty, Deering, etc., addressed locally or to Oregon, Canada, excellent variety of cachets, markings, postmaster's signatures, flight covers, mostly fine-v.f. (For a period lasting about forty years until the 1940s, dog team mail carriers were charged with carrying mail and maintaining overland trails in interior Alaska)
Envelope
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1405
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES - Covers and Postal History Postal Stationery
1940s-50s specialized collection of 10c Air Letter sheet, with numerous varieties, Flights, including 1948 Sky Merchant World Flight, various first flights, 1958 USS Ranger Jet Plane flight, "R.F." Poste Navale cover sent from Alger, United States Prisoner of War unused lettersheets, plus two used from Germany and Japan, interesting lot
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1406
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES POSSESSIONS
1904-77 collection in PALO album, used and unused, with Canal Zone, Cuba, Danish West Indies, Guam overprints to $1 and 10c Special Delivery, occasional Hawaii, Philippines, including $2 and $5 overprints, some "O.B." handstamps, Japanese Occupation, plus mostly complete Ryukyu Islands (without No.17), mixed condition, faults noted, excellent starter collection of U.S. Possessions
*O
$1,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1407
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ALBANIA
1914-70s collection of mostly unused singles and sets on stock cards, some duplication, many n.h., fine-v.f.
*
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1408
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ALGERIA
1924-40s collection on pages, used and unused, values to 20fr, 1930 Exhibition, 1939 Pioneers set, etc., fine-v.f.
*O
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1409
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ANDORRA
1931-2008 collection on Scott album pages, first set to 3fr (1-19), mostly complete thereafter, with Pictorials, Commemoratives, Air Post, Postage Dues, souvenir sheets, etc., fine-v.f., cat. $3,000+
*
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1410
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ARMENIA
1992 souvenir sheet, 50 copies, n.h., only 20,000 printed,
**
Catalog #431
Catalog Value $2,500
$220.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1411
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS AUSTRALIA
1913-2005 collection in well filled Scott album, pre-1940s mostly used, with 1913 Kangaroos to £2 (£1 unused), 1915-36 Kangaroos to £2, Sydney Harbor Bridge set, then fairly complete through 2005 (some canceled), Back of Book with Air Post, Postage Dues with values to 5sh, Military Mail set of seven, Officials, Antarctic Territory, mixed condition with faults noted, otherwise fine-v.f.
*O
$3,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1412
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BAHAMAS
1954-2000 collection of 630+ stamps, souvenir sheets, booklets, gutter pairs, etc., definitives and commemorative sets, mostly in mounts, fine-v.f., cat. $2,400
*/**
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1413
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BECHUANALAND
1895-1961 collection with 1885 values to 6d, 1888 1d-5sh, also 1/2p on 3d, Queen Victoria, KEVII and George V sets to 1sh, Seahorses 2sh6p (2, one used) and 5sh, 1932 set (no 5sh) to 10sh, George VI 1938 set to 10sh (2, one marginal), 1948 Wedding, QEII 1961 surcharges to 1r and 1961 definitive set, mixed condition, occasional minor flaws noted, mostly fine or better, SG £3,700+
*O
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1414
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BELGIUM
1849-1920 collection on homemade pages, used and unused, with a selection of imperforate Medallions, including pairs, some better cancels, shades, perforations, some later issues, blocks of four and larger, imprints, revenues, postal history, and related collateral material, mixed condition, some faulty, others fine or better
*O
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1415
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BELGIUM
1893-2003 collection in five PALO albums (with slipcases), occasional 19th Century, betters sets from the 1920s and more, Semi-Postals, Parcel Post well represented, missing the rarities, but fairly complete from 1950s-on, souvenir sheets, etc., fine-v.f.
*
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1416
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BERMUDA
1865-1922 collection of used and unused singles on pages, strength in Queen Victoria, including high value overprints and surcharges, Postal Stationery, few Specimen overprints, George V Keyplates, etc., mixed condition, high catalogue value
*O
$575.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1417
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BRITISH COMMONWEALTH
1900-40s selection of better singles and blocks, neatly identified on stock card, better values from Grenada, KUT, Malaysian Perlis, Morocco Agencies, Cape of Good Hope, Tobago, Japanese Occupation overprints, etc., mixed condition, high catalogue value
Box *O
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1418
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BRITISH COMMONWEALTH
1930s-80s accumulation of thousands on cards and glassine envelopes, many sets, including Ascension (138-51, 274-88), Australia (11-121), Bermuda, British Guiana (253-67), Canada, Falkland Islands (77-80), Great Britain (251), India (M44-55), Leeward Islands (103-14), Turks & Caicos, some blocks of four and larger, mixed condition, occasional faults noted, owner's cat. $10,000+
*O
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1419
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BRITISH COMMONWEALTH - Omnibus sets
1948-53 Silver Wedding, 34 different sets, including Malaysian States, also Coronation, complete, n.h., fine-v.f., SG £1,112
**
$300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1420
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BRITISH COMMONWEALTH - Omnibus sets
1953 Coronation, 62 different, singles and sheet corner margin blocks of four, n.h., fine-v.f.
Box **
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1421
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CANADA AND PROVINCES
1851-2011 collection in two well filled Scott albums, 1851 3p red, 1852 3p (2) and 6p,1855 10p blue, 1857 7 1/2p green (sound, margins touching, Sismondo certificate), 1858 6p, 1859 to 17c, Large and Small Queens, 1893 20c and 50c unused, 1897 Jubilees complete ($5 sound, lightly cancelled with Gratton certificate), Maple Leafs and Numerals, Quebec Tercentenary, KEVII to 50c, Admirals to $1, Coils, 1928-29 set to $1, George VI sets, then fairly complete through 2011 with souvenir sheets (mostly n.h. but occasional hinged or used noted), Back of Book with Air Post, Special Delivery, Registration, Postage Dues, Officials, etc. Canadian Provinces include British Columbia & Vancouver Island, New Brunswick with 3p red and 6p yellow, Newfoundland complete from 1865 including Scott 77 (used, perf. defects with Greene Foundation certificate), Air Post including DO.X and Balbo surcharges, Postage Dues, also Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Islands, etc., mixed condition with faults to be expected, otherwise fine-v.f. (Owner's cat $75,000+)
*O
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1422
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CANADA
1850s-1920s covers and cards mounted in sleeves, includes domestic and foreign mail, regular, registered, and advertising items, postal stationery with cards, envelopes and letter cards, some better frankings, mixed condition
Envelope
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1423
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CANADA
1851-1935 selection on cards, Classics including 1851 3p red and 6p slate violet, 1852 4p (2), 1855 6p sound with 2014 Gratton certificate, 1855 10p (faults), 1857 7 1/2p (2, repaired or faulty), 1858 1/2p rose, 1877 10c dull rose, two hinged strips of three and two singles, with PSE certificates for a larger multiple from which they originated, 1893 20c Victoria, Maple Leaf and Numerals, nice selection of Jubilees, unused, including a well centered group 1c-50c, $2 and $3,$5, additional used and unused, including dollar values (some faults), Quebec Tercentenary (unused), KEVII to 50c (used), George V including Coils, 1930 set to $1, few blocks of four including Grain Exhibition, with some Air Post, Special Delivery, also Newfoundland sets (Cabot, Caribou, George V), mixed condition with some faults noted, high catalogue value
*O
$3,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1424
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CAPE OF GOOD HOPE
1900 Mafeking issue, selection of six different used, including Sgt. Major Goodyear, canceled on piece, also Revenues and Griqualand West, mixed condition, mostly fine
O
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1425
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CENTRAL LITHUANIA
1920-22 six covers (five registered) from Wilno to France, Krakow, Warszawa and Lwow, various frankings, one with 4m on 30sk, addressed to Paris, another stamp missing, but with arrival and return to sender markings, mixed condition
Envelope
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1426
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CHINA
1904-38 selection of 11 covers and cards, four incoming, one from USA to Shanghai, another from Netherlands to Tientsin, two from Germany to Tientsin or Shanghai, others from German Post Offices in China, one from Harbin to Buenos Aires, also 1904 red-band cover from Tsingtau to Shanghai, etc.
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1427
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CHINA
1940-45 specialized selection of hundreds of used and unused singles and sets, mostly Martyrs and Sun Yat-sen issues, supplied by Lee H. Hill (editor of 1995-98 Ma catalogue), all on small annotated cards, with perfs and varieties clearly identified, still in the original envelopes as purchased in the 1990s, fine-v.f., interesting lot
*O
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1428
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS DANZIG
1920-39 collection on Lindner album pages, used and unused, mostly complete (missing the "Grosse Innendienst"), with Postage Dues and Officials, occasional minor faults noted, generally fine-v.f.
*O
$575.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1429
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS EASTERN RUMELIA Postal Stationery
1885 selection of 14 unused stationery cards, various franking, showing different types and varieties, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1430
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS EGYPT
1920-40 collection on album leaves with 1927 Fouad set to £1 (2), 1929 Birthday set of four with centers in brown, 1933 Railways, Farouk sets to £1, Bars overprints with numerous double varieties, 1938 Wedding £1, Palestine overprints to £1, many n.h., also some covers, etc.
*
$600.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1431
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS EUROOPA
1956-1992 Complete Year collections in quantities, from 12-108 of each, with 1956 issues (15), 1960 (49), 1979 (79), souvenir sheets included to 1975, n.h., fine-v.f., clean and well organized stock, with detailed inventory included (Yvert €199,511)
**
$12,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1432
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FINLAND
1860-1950s collection of used and unused singles on pages, early issues mostly with faults, high catalogue value, continuing with Coat of Arms, commemoratives, etc., useful lot
*O
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1433
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FINLAND
1905-31 Postal History, large group of covers and cards, including Russia used in Finland, with 21 covers, various franking and destinations, "Pen" issues on cover, four "Letters of discharge", Finnish Arms on cover or card, franked with a variety of values and a number of cancelations, including Sip, "Warde", censored mail, Registration labels, showing a wide variety of origins, mixed condition, good potential
Envelope
$1,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1434
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FIUME
1918-23 collection on pages, used and unused singles and sets, few better items, also Postage Dues, Express, etc., fine-v.f.
*O
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1435
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE
1840s-1900s Proofs and Essays, collection on pages, includes proofs, essays (Barre and Hulot), trials, private issues/proposals, experimental perforations, unissued and related items, noted papers, shades, 190+ blocks of four, numerous unlisted items, Pichot essays proposed to prevent removal of cancelations, Goldbeater's skin essays, 1858 Barre essays, including on blue paper with large figure "10" on back (same paper was used for Greek 10L), Napoleon Laureated Issues, 3c and 30c color trials, some printed on both sides, 1866 Renard "Empire Francais Timbre Poste" essays for stationery envelopes, additional engravings by Gauthier, Esparon, Trottin, 1869 Prince Imperial Essays by Joubert of London, 1870 Bordeaux engravings by Leopold Yon, Type Sage imperf. proofs (8 different), Postage Dues 1876 60c black, 1894-96 Grasset designs, including French Indochina, Mouchon designs, die proofs in adopted colors, Merson die proofs with 2fr and 5fr in issued colors, La Semeuse (Sower), etc. A definitive collection of early French Proofs and Essays, mostly fine-v.f., huge catalogue (Maury), ex-Kilgas
P
$24,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1436
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE
1849-1940s collection on pages, duplicated used and unused, good range of Ceres and Napoleon issues, presentation of the Peace & Commerce to 5fr (5), few better values, 1920 Liberty issues, Semi-Postals, including Orphans issues, Commemoratives with 1929 Pont du Gard 20fr type I (n.h.), type II used (2) and type III, used block of four, Air Post 1936 Plane over Paris and 1936 10fr, Postage Dues, etc., mixed condition, high catalogue value
*O
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1437
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE
1849-2003 collection in two well filled Scott albums, 1849 Issue to 1fr carmine, 1853-60 to 1fr, 1863-70 to 5fr, Bordeaux Issue to 80c, Type Sage, Merson, Sower, 1923 Bordeaux, 1925 Philatelic Exhibition souvenir sheet, Le Havre, Strasbourg souvenir sheet, Pont du Gard, PEXIP souvenir sheet, then fairly complete (used or unused to 1960), Semi-Postals with 1917 Orphans (high values unused), Surcharges, etc., Air Post with C1-2 (hinged), Plane Over Paris and 50fr Burelage (used), South Atlantic, etc., Postage Dues including 1882-92 1c-5fr (three high values with faults, Brun certificates), 1884 set of three, Military Mail, Officials, German Occupation and Newspaper stamps, mixed condition with faults noted, high degree of completion
*O
$3,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1438
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE
1850-1980 collection on Scott album pages, 2 volumes, 19th & 20th Century singles and sets, better Regular Issues, Commemoratives, Semi-Postals (B1/299), back of book, many n.h., fine-v.f., owner's cat. $13,000+
*O
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1439
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE
1979-99 selection of imperforate sets, good variety of issues and topics, all complete sets in quantities of 10 of each, generally uncut imperforate blocks of 10, with Paintings, Red Cross uncut booklet panes, Famous Men, Sports, Landscapes, Aviation, Zodiac, etc., n.h., v.f. A colorful and useful group, YT €55,480
Box **
$5,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1440
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE Officials
1923 stamps overprinted for Postal Services Training Courses (Cours D'instruction) with overprints "Annule" on types Blanc, Merson, Sower (Semeuse), singles, blocks, gutter panes, etc., n.h. or used, fine-v.f. (Maury €14,724)
Box **O
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1441
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRENCH COLONIES
1890-1970 collection of hundreds of used and unused singles and sets on pages, good range of French Colonies general issues, Offices in China, Zanzibar, French Levant, Offices in Crete with 1903 20p on 5fr, Morocco, Alexandria and Port Said, Somali Coast, France Libre overprints, also TAAF, etc., mixed condition, mostly fine
Envelope *O
$800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1442
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS Martinique
1892-1940 collection on Palo album pages, used and unused, some complete sets, imperforate die proofs, some toning, otherwise fine, high catalogue value
*O
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1443
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS French Southern Antarctic Territories (TAAF)
1955-2013 collection in two attractive albums, issues complete, with occasional imperf. singles and sets, many FDCs, collateral material, souvenir sheets, some British Antarctic Territories, plus others, mostly v.f.
Envelope **
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1444
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY
1851-2007 a large, all encompassing collection of used and unused singles and sets, housed in 15 large stock books, with German States, good range of Baden-Wurttemberg singles and blocks, used and unused, mixed condition, but with occasional better items, covers and Postal Stationery, Germany 1872-1923 with excellent showing of Large and Small Shields, Reichspost and Deutsches Reich issues, War Printings, Inflation, some varieties, occasional covers, World War I issues, with extensive Belgium, sets, blocks of four, covers, Eupen & Malmedy, Ob-Ost, Warschau, Polish locals, Romania, Post WWII Allied Occupation Issues, with blocks of four, perf. and imperf. souvenir sheets (used and unused sets), French Zone, with better sets used, Red Cross souvenir sheets, AMG issues, post-WWII locals, East Saxony souvenir sheets, sets, also Band and Netz overprints, Buildings Issue specialized, including errors and varieties, Federal Republic and Berlin complete n.h., also used souvenir sheet (canceled to order); Memel, duplicated holding of used and unused French and Lithuanian Issues, including the better surcharges, Saar virtually complete, both used and unused, Semi-Postals, back of book, varieties. Also included is a large group of German local issues and revenues. A great collection of Germany and related, high catalogue value
Envelope *O
$7,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1445
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY
1852-2006 collection, fairly complete in two Scott albums, mixed with used and unused, with Thurn & Taxis, good showing of Large and Small Shields, "Pfennige" complete (29-35), 1900 Reichspost to 5m (type II), Deutsches Reich 2pf-5m, Commemoratives and Regular Issues fairly complete, Semi-Postals complete, with Iposta, Ten Year and Ostropa souvenir sheets (B33,B58,B68), various Hitler and Olympics souvenir sheets, Air Post complete with Zeppelin issues (C35-42), post-WWII Allied Occupation, Federal Republic and Berlin fairly complete, also French Zone, mixed condition among earlier issues, some faults noted, others mostly fine-v.f., cat. $30,000+
*O
$2,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1446
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY
1872-1920 collection of hundreds in stock book, some Large and Small Shields, subsequent issues, occasional WWI Occupation issues, some German Colonies, mixed condition
*O
$575.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1447
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY
1872-1948 large collection of many hundreds, with duplication of used and unused singles and sets on pages, Large and Small Shields to 18kr, surcharges, Reichpost and Deutsches Reich issues to 5m, some multiples, Weimar inflation issues, Commemoratives, Semi-Postals, Air Post, Hitler definitives, Allied Occupation, some local issues, etc., mixed condition, good base of expansion
*O
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1448
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY
1872-75 issues, mostly complete Small and Large Shields, Numerals, also "Pfennige" 3pf-50pf, mostly unused, also additional shades, with or without faults, high catalogue value
*O
Catalog #1/36
$1,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1449
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY
1948-51 Buildings Issue, specialized collection of 60 fairly complete sheet reconstructions in a large binder, used, with 2pf (5), 5pf (4), 20pf (4), 24pf (27) and 25pf (20), various types and perforations noted, fine-v.f. and difficult to replicate
Box
$575.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1450
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMAN AREA
1872-1940 collections and balances, thousands of mostly used singles, cancels, minor varieties, some covers, all housed in 6 different albums, included are German States, Germany, Plebiscite Areas, many unused, with virtually complete Allenstein, Marienwerder (50pf unused, signed Dr.Klein), Schleswig (CIS overprints), Upper Silesia, some WWII stationery cards and few covers, some later items, few Switzerland tete-beche multiples, etc., mixed condition, considerable catalogue value
*O
$2,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1451
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY - WORLD WAR II
1934-45 collection, mostly on album pages, Third Reich issues, with better sets, souvenir sheets, Semi-Postals, including complete set of sheets of Wehrmacht Issue Air Post, Bohemia and Moravia, German Occupation of Poland, including sheetlets, some imperforate varieties, Serbia, various overprints, Albania, Macedonia, Montenegro, Zara, Croatia, German Legion Issues for Belgium (Flemish, with imperforate Planes and Soldiers set, Flemish Kings, Walloon set of four), France, including Russian Bear souvenir sheet, some Propaganda cards,
*/**
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1452
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY - Berlin
1948-1990 collection complete on SAFE album pages, first set (black overprint) l.h., others n.h., better items (overprints and souvenir sheet) signed Schlegel, fresh, fine-v.f.
*/**
$625.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1453
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GIBRALTAR
1921-32 George V set to £1, both unused and used (less 8sh and 2d used). The £1 fine used on piece with full Gibraltar registered cds, fine-v.f.,
*O
Catalog #SG 89/107
Catalog Value £ 1,180
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1454
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GREAT BRITAIN
1840-2009 collection in two well filled Scott albums, comprehensive Queen Victoria, 1p black, 2p blue, 1847 1sh green, 1848 10p red brown, 1854 6p red violet, 1867-83 5sh, 10sh, £1 (both white and bluish paper), £5 orange, 1883-91 all three £1 values, KEVII to £1, George V with Seahorses to £1, PUC £1, from there fairly complete to 2009, continuing with back of book, Postage Dues, nice selection of Officials, Regional Issues and Machin Heads, mixed condition, mostly used to 1935, faults noted, a fine and powerful collection, high catalogue value
*O
$9,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1455
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GREAT BRITAIN - Morocco Agencies
1898-1957 collection on pages, with 1898-1903 (2) sets to 2p, KEVII 3p-12p, a good range of George V issues with Seahorses, George VI to 10sh, 1948 Weddings, Tangier George VI sets to 10sh, etc., fine-v.f.
*O
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1456
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GUATEMALA
1845-1970 specialized collection in two albums, one with Provisional surcharges from 1881, numerous varieties (double, shifted, inverted, including 4x1886 1c on 2c strips of five, surcharge inverted), positional multiples, cancels, etc.. The second album includes 20+ stampless covers, 1871 imperfs (1c blocks of 10 and 61), 20c blue error of color (unused), various cancelations, 1873 16x4r and 6x1p dull yellow (all used), Indian Woman selection of cancels and plate varieties, trial color proofs, Quetzals with multiples, cancels, fairly extensive 1886-1930s including pages from 1897 souvenir booklet, Semi-Postals, Air Post, Officials, Postal Tax, plus 35+ covers, some reference material, etc. An excellent collection of Guatemala
Envelope *O
$5,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1457
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS HONG KONG
1862-1960 Queen Victoria to Queen Elizabeth II issues, collection of used and unused singles and sets on pages, better values including 1880 surcharges, 1900 new colors set unused, 1880 12c on $10 used, 1897 $1 on $2 unused, KEII values to $3, George VI set with $10 green and violet, 1948 Wedding and later with sets to $10, mixed condition, high catalogue value
*O
$800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1458
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS HONG KONG
1921-2005 collection, nearly complete on 169 Lighthouse album pages, used singles and sets, with George V to $10, George VI and QEII definitives and commemoratives, ATM stamps, booklets, etc., fine-v.f.
O
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1459
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS HUNGARY
1871-1998 comprehensive collection in 8 albums, two well filled-3-ring binders, occasional 19th Century, fairly complete from 1920s, with the long definitive sets, Commemorative issues (Madonna 462-65), souvenir sheets, Semi-Postals and Air Post, Postage Dues and other back-of-book, later issues in 2 Lighthouse and 4 four Lindner Hingeless specialty albums, better items, occasional imperforate souvenir sheets, etc., fine-v.f.
*/**
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1460
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS HUNGARY
1950-74 selection of perf. and imperf., including UPU singles and perf. (2) and imperf. souvenir sheets of four, plus later sheetlets of 20 (Stamp on Stamp), Mona Lisa, 1973 Helsinki (16 imperf. souvenir sheets of six), Geneva (17 imperf. souvenir sheets of three), etc., n.h., v.f. (Mi.€4,811)
Box **
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1461
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ICELAND
1870-1930s large collection on Vario stock cards, with 1907-08 set to 5kr, 1911 and 1912 sets, 1920 25a red, two examples on piece, 1931-33 40a claret, two pairs and 1939 set of four to 2kr, duplicated selection of the 1921-26 surcharges and the 1928 Air overprint, also a wide and diverse 1870s-1930s accumulation of cancelations with early values, noted "FRA ISLAND", "Tollur" (Revenue), with high values, boxed "skipsbrief" (ship) handstamps, cancels for Edinburgh, Leith, Hull and Newcastle, Paquebot, usages in Denmark etc. A wonderful collection of many hundreds, for the specialist or dealer alike
O
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1462
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ICELAND
1902-12 selection of used singles, including 1kr (3), 5kr (2), 1920 25a red (16), 1931-33 40a claret (9), 2kr (11) and 10kr (2), also 1902-4 5a green with inverted watermark canceled "51" numeral, plus 1912 50a with bold frame line at top variety, mostly fine, cat. $3,319+
O
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1463
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS INDIA
1850s-1940s collection of hundreds, used and unused in two binders, mounted on handmade pages and stock pages, India, Convention States and Feudatory States, listed and unlisted varieties, shades, cancels, perforations, multiples including pairs, blocks of four and some larger blocks, imprints, errors, postal stationery, postal history and related collateral material, mixed condition with some faults noted, interesting lot
*O
$2,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1464
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS INDIA
1870-1970 two stock books from classic period to modern, good selection from pre-Independence to the 1970s, also a page with Indian States, good lot for cancels, mostly fine
O
$120.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1465
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS INDIA Postal Stationery
1885-1945 accumulation of approximately 2,400 postal cards and other stationery items, variety of markings, also Indian States, including Jaipur, Gwalior, etc., mixed condition
Envelope
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1466
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS INDONESIA
1949-99 large group in carton, starting with a collection in DAVO album, with 1959 overprints, Temple, RIS overprints and Riau overprints, also collection of blocks of four, souvenir sheets, unusual material, including imperfs, WWF souvenir sheets, many additional items, mixed condition, high catalogue value
*O
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1467
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS IRAN
1868-1940 large, duplicated collection on pages, used and unused singles, sets, overprints, surcharges, Air Post, Officials, etc., mixed condition, usual reprints and questionable items included, interesting lot
*O
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1468
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS IRAQ
1948 Obligatory Tax overprints, duplicated, mostly used range with better values, varieties, Revenue stamps, mixed condition, mostly fine or better, high catalogue value
*O
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1469
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS IRELAND
1922-2000 balance of a consignment, thousands of used and unused singles and sets, housed in various stock books, with balances of collections, lot cards, quantities of many issues, Regular overprints, First and Second Definitives, singles, blocks of four, coils, some covers, large holding of Revenue Stamps, plus more, mixed condition, housed in four cartons
Envelope *O
$2,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1470
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS IRELAND
1922-35 overprints on stamps of Great Britain, accumulation of thousands of used and unused in stock books, housed in a carton, with an extensive showing of the low values to 1sh, with dozens of large multiples, Plate No. Blocks of four and larger, part sheets, different printings, cancelations, covers, varieties, re-entries, Seahorses, 2sh6p, 5sh and 10sh (19 copies), coil strips, paste-ups, coil leaders, tremendous variety and catalogue value, excellent for a specialist and student of these issues
Envelope *O
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1471
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS IRELAND Postal Stationery
1906-33 selection of 23 cards, Registered letters, Telegram forms, GB used in Ireland, First Issue, registered mail, various types, fine and scarce group, ex-Pedneault
Envelope
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1472
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ISRAEL
1948-60 balance of consignment, with sheets including Road to Jerusalem, 1950 New Year (signed by the Artist) and 1953-56 Air Post, singles including 7-9, Tab singles and sets including 10-14, Petach Tikvah, UPU, Negev, also a Tabrow sheet of five, etc., mostly n.h., also 50+ covers including 4x1-6 (one with "Canal" error), fine-v.f.
Box Envelope **
$1,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1473
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ISRAEL
1953-2002 selection of full sheets, better items including No.72, C16, plus a few others, including Landscapes, Regular Issues, balance of the modern issues (valid for postage Face Value NIS 7,000)
Box **
$800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1474
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ITALIAN STATES
1850-1960 collection on pages, Roman States, mostly reprints, also selection of FLs from Modena, Parma, Tuscany, Roman States, Sardinia, etc., mixed condition, some multi-color frankings, also collection of Vatican City, mounted in sleeves and on homemade pages, used and unused, some better
Envelope *O
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1475
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ITALIAN STATES
1852-60 Modena (47), Parma (24), Romagna (2), Sardinia (30), Sicily (7), collection on stock cards, mostly used, condition varies, many exceptional copies, few minor faults and few questionable items noted, several certificates included, high catalogue value
O
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1476
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ITALY
1861-1967 collection of hundreds, used and unused in four attractive DAVO albums, many complete sets, Sem-Postals, Air Post, Postage Dues, Commemoratives and Regular Issues, Parcel Post, mixed condition; two albums are generally empty, with some Italian Colonies, good nucleus for further expansion
*O
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1477
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ITALY
1924-25 stamps with advertising labels, 15c+Campari (100) and 50c+De Montel (50), large multiples, partly separated sheets, stamps mostly n.h., also included few other items (Australia), Generalgouvernment, etc.,
Box */**
Catalog #96c,105d
Catalog Value $1,350
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1478
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA
1917-19 Peking and Tientsin, collection of 30 different on pages, with overprints to 10 Lire, including Special Delivery and Postage Dues, mostly unused, fine-v.f.
*
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1479
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS JAMAICA
1860-1965 collection on pages, mostly unused, with singles and sets, Queen Victoria to 5sh, other definitives to 10sh, mostly fine-v.f., high catalogue value
Envelope *O
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1480
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS JAPAN
1871-1956 collection on stock pages, with a nice selection of used or unused Classics, identified by Scott number and Plate, with No.36 (Syllabic 17, with ISJP certificate), mostly unused from 1876 onwards, including 1888-92 5r-1y, 1899-1907 set to 1y, definitive sets to 1y, Ceremonial Cap 10s, 50th Anniversary of the Postal Service, National Parks, 1948-49 set to 500y and 1950-52 set to 500y, etc., nice selection of souvenir sheets, with National Parks (many with folders), 75th Anniversary, Beauty Looking Back and Moon & Geese sheetlets of five, booklet panes, etc., mixed condition, many n.h., some faults noted, generally fine-v.f.
*O
$4,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1481
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS JAPAN
1871-1960 collection of used and unused singles, some sets and souvenir sheets on pages, duplication, Regular Issues, Commemoratives, back of book, fiscals, Occupation issues, etc., early issues appear to be mostly forgeries, mixed condition
*O
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1482
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS JAPAN
1915-2019 large collection in six albums or stock books, including Scott specialty album with issues to 1998, mostly l.h., balance n.h. souvenir sheets, booklets, lottery sheets, self-adhesives panes, etc. (high face value), fine-v.f., cat. $16,000+
Box */**
$3,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1483
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS JORDAN
1954-2008 collection in four albums and three stock books, used and unused, with much better material, plate flaws, imperforate stamps (Birds sets of three used and unused), varieties, many n.h., fine-v.f.
*O
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1484
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NORTH KOREA
1946-53 selection of 84 stamps, singles or pairs, used, mostly fine or better, scarce assembly
O
$2,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1485
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NORTH KOREA
1950s selection of 12 covers, flown or registered to Poland, Czechoslovakia, etc., many colorful and attractive franking combinations, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$1,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1486
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NORTH KOREA
1950s selection of 13 picture postcards, flown to Poland, Czechoslovakia, etc., many colorful and attractive franking combinations, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1487
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NORTH KOREA
1960-1990 imperf. deluxe sheetlets of two, three or larger, selection of 140 different, showing an excellent range of issues and topics, including Propaganda, Sports, Space, Animals, Birds, Butterflies, Music, Costumes, etc. (individually acquired, retail $60-$125 each, with original descriptions and prices), v.f.
P
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1488
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NORTH KOREA
1966-77 unissued, selection of 20 different sheets of 25, 20 or 18, all complete sets, including Space, Chess, Tennis, Propaganda issues, etc. Also included the unissued Butterflies, set of three perforated sheets of 18, all n.h., v.f., only a handful of full sheets exist, huge catalogue value
Box **
$7,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1489
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NORTH KOREA
1970s-2000s selection/stock of thousands, sets and souvenir sheets overprinted SPECIMEN, up to 10 of each, neatly arranged in glassines, two red boxes and additional souvenir sheetlets, all topicals, n.h., v.f., many with original retail descriptions, tremendous acquisition cost
Box S
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1490
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NORTH KOREA
1970s-2000s selection of errors and varieties, many hundreds of singles, sets, souvenir sheets, blocks of four, etc., mostly still on lot sheets (as originally acquired), missing colors, shifted perforations, imperforate singles and blocks, several unissued varieties (Butterflies set of three, Korean Girl, etc.), some duplication, fine-v.f. A remarkable assembly, excellent topical appeal, huge retail value and potential
Box **
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1491
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NORTH KOREA
1970s-80s collection of perf. and imperf. sets and souvenir sheets on 400+ cacheted, mostly registered or flown First Day Covers from Pyongyang to American Topical Association in Milwaukee, USA, sent by the Korea Stamp Corporation, incredible assembly of topicals, ranging from British and European Royalty to International Art, Sports and Olympics, Flora and Fauna, Fairy Tales, Butterflies, Chess, etc. Each cover is franked by a complete perf. or imperf. set of stamps of souvenir sheets, with additional stamps added on back as needed. A truly remarkable group, many with original descriptions and retail prices ($50+ per cover)
Envelope
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1492
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS MONACO
1885-1969 collection arranged chronologically on large pages, unused and mostly complete (missing a few rarities), with first issue to 1fr second issue to 5fr, Landscapes, Semi-Postals and Regular Issues, Postage Dues, Souvenir sheets, precancels, occasional varieties, with many better items, mixed condition, mostly fine or better
*
$2,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1493
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS MONACO
1947-1995 souvenir sheets, large stock of 46 different, quantities of 37-953 of each, with many useful topicals, n.h., v.f. and impresssinve stock of Monaco souvenir sheets, with detailed inventory (YT €111,712)
**
$7,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1494
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NEPAL
1881-1950 collection in two stock books, used and unused singles and sets, blocks of four, Sikkim, etc.
*O
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1495
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NETHERLANDS
1855 selection of 13 FLs with 5c (6) and 10c (7) first issues, various plates and different shades, used locally in Zaandam, Den Helder, Zutphen, Gravenhas, Maastricht, Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Middleburg, Aug, Aachen, Heerlen, etc., fine-v.f.
Envelope
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1496
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NEW ZEALAND
1855-2006 collection in well filled Scott album, nice selection of perf. and imperf. Chalon Heads, sets to 5sh, Christchurch Exhibition, KEVII to 1sh, George V sets, then fairly complete through 2006 (some used), souvenir sheets, Back of Book, Postal-Fiscals to £1 (1940-52 to £2), Semi-Postals, Air Post, Postage Dues, Officials, Life Insurance, Newspaper stamps, Ross Dependency, etc., mixed condition with faults noted, otherwise fine-v.f., cat. $38,000+
*O
$3,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1497
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NEW ZEALAND
1898-1960 collection on pages, 1898-1902 values with 1sh Parrots (7), Mount Cook 5sh, 1902 and 1915 sets, 1906 Christchurch set, 1926 Admirals, better George VI and Officials, sets to 5sh, etc. Also British Oceania, with Aitutaki sets to 1sh, Cook Islands with a good range of early issues, Nauru 1916 set to 1sh, Seahorses set to 10sh, Niue with complete sets and values to £1, fine lot
*O
$1,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1498
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS PHILIPPINES
1946-70 collection in PALO album, good selection, including Japanese Occupation, Semi-Postals, Air Post, Special Delivery, Postage Dues, Officials, etc., mostly fine-v.f.
*O
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1499
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS POLAND
1919-78 mostly used collection in two Abria albums, with Regular Issues, Semi-Postals, Air Post, Postage Dues, etc., with better items including "Na Skarb", Heroes, 1945 Liberation (including both Warszawa shades), 1.50zl on 25g deep red variety (signed Ryblewski) souvenir sheets, covers including 1928 Warsaw Exhibition souvenir sheet, Katowice and Challenge sets on separate covers, Gordon Bennett, Stagecoach perf. and imperf. on separate covers (also unused set of two), Balloon souvenir sheet on card, 20th Anniversary of Independence set of 13 on FDC, B.I.E., Kultura and FDR souvenir sheets, etc., also Groszy overprints including FDR souvenir sheet; 1964 5zl Air Post imperf. souvenir sheet (n.h.), 1964 Centenary sheets (n.h.), etc., mostly fine-v.f., owner's Michel cat. €17,000+
Envelope *O
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1500
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS POLAND
1919-46 balance of a consignment, with selection of military mail, perf. and imperf. letter seals, markings from the Polish forces in Great Britain, Polish Corps in Italy, stamps and souvenir sheets, including National Anthem set of three, General Anders used and unused souvenir sheets of four, Legion Post labels, etc., fine-v.f.
*O
$1,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1501
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS POLAND
1919-82 collection of many hundreds, mostly complete used in two Yvert & Tellier albums, Regular Issues, Commemoratives, Air Post and Postage Dues (with few Krakow Issue overprints), also souvenir sheets, some locals, German Occupation, Polish Corps, etc., fine-v.f.
O
$800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1502
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS POLAND German Occupation
1939-44 collection on SAFE album pages, with issued sets, overprints, Officials, three sheetlets (one imperf.), also a complete collection of Bohemia and Moravia, n.h., fine-v.f.
**
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1503
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS POLAND - Covers and Postal History
1808-61 selection of 18 FLs, used from Czernowice, Mozyr, Kalisz, Lowicz, Wilno, Osieciny, Plock, Konitz, Kolo, Przedecz, Ciechocinek, Klecko, Izbica, Warszawa, Soczewka, Pernow, Brzesc, variety of markings in red or black, many bilingual, fine and interesting group
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1504
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS POLAND - Covers and Postal History
1941-44 collection of 20+ POW cards from Woldenberg, Gross-born, Neubrandenburg and Murnau, mostly outgoing mail, one to the United States, also incoming from London, various censor markings, etc.
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1505
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS PORTUGAL
1853-1930s collection of hundreds of used and unused singles on pages, good range of first embossed issues, King Luiz imperf. and perf., Provisorio and Republica overprints, Ceres, Independence, etc., faults throughout, high catalogue value
*O
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1506
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS PORTUGAL
1853-1937 collection of used issues in stock book, mostly singles, with some better early issues, occasional high values, varieties, some Portuguese Colonies, mixed condition, high catalogue value
O
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1507
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS PORTUGAL
1853-1975 collection of used and unused in stock book (38 pages), nice selection of first issues, with No. 1,3,5 (signed Kosack, Thier and others), complete sets 1866-70, including 240r (20), 500r, 1882 used, overprinted sets, 1893 Prince Henry and St. Anthony sets (97-109,132-46), plus much more, mixed condition, mostly fine or better, high catalogue value
O
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1508
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ROMANIA Postal Stationery
1878-1956 collection of 98 different stationery postal cards, envelopes and wrappers, neatly arranged in a large stock book, showing items received from the UPU, many with penciled year of receipt and an archival number of the Swedish Postal Museum, from which this holding apparently originates, all in fresh and v.f. condition, some rare items (1879 10 bani reply postal card, Savoiu catalogue PC 18A unpriced "F.P."), also PC41a with different position of inscription at right, plus others
Envelope
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1509
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA
1917 3.50r maroon & green, 95 unfolded sheets of 50, n.h., post office fresh, fine-v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #137b
Catalog Value $26,125
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1510
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA
1992-2011 issues complete in three large stock books, all canceled to order, with singles, se-tenants, sheetlets, commemoratives and definitives, including 1998 Bank sheets, 2002-03 St. Petersburg, Davis Cup, New Year sheet on velvet, 2005 sheets, 2007 perforation varieties, embossed issues, 2010 Football in folder (only 3,400 issued), Cartor printers' issues, etc., v.f., substantial new issue cost
Box O
$450.00
Bidding Closed