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Lot #8604
GREECE
1859 cover (with letter of contents) from Syros, Ottoman departure handstamp, fine
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8605
GREECE
1933 Youth of Marathon, 100d brown & dull green, l.h. (if at all), v.f.,
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Catalog #380
Catalog Value $625
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8606
GREECE
1933 Youth of Marathon, 100d brown & dull green, l.h. (if at all), v.f.,
*
Catalog #380
Catalog Value $625
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8607
GREECE
1933 Youth of Marathon, 100d brown & dull green, two copies, l.h. (if at all), fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #380
Catalog Value $1,250
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8608
GREECE Zeppelin Flights
1933 Italian Flight, legal-size cover franked with the set of three Zeppelin stamps, used in combination with additional franking from Athens, carried on the flight around Rome and then on the flight to Rio de Janeiro, blue Italian flight cachet and red Greek connecting flight cachet, backstamped Rome and Rio de Janeiro, filing fold away from the stamps, fine and rare Italy and South America combination flight
Envelope
$800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8609
GREENLAND
1945 Liberation overprints, 4-9 of each, including color changes (4), l.h. or n.h., fine-v.f. (catalogued as hinged)
*/**
Catalog #19-27,22a/27a
Catalog Value $13,050
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8610
GREENLAND
1945 color changes, set of six, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #22a-27a
Catalog Value $2,900
$600.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8611
HONDURAS
1891 President Luis Bogran, 2p, 5p and 10p centers inverted, l.h. or n.h., fine-v.f.,
*/**
Catalog #62a-64a
Catalog Value $360
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8612
HUNGARY
1871 25k bright violet, green Agram cancel, well centered for issue, fine, also four unused stationery cut squares (minor flaws)
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Catalog #6a
Catalog Value $300
$120.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8613
HUNGARY
1891 Numerals in Black, 2k red violet and 5k rose, imperforate horizontal pairs, h.r., the latter cut close but clear at right, fine-v.f.
*
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8614
HUNGARY
1891 Numerals in Black, 5k rose, three interesting varieties, one with numeral printed on both sides, displaced to bottom as a result of a pre-print crease, the other with numeral only, last one used, numeral doubled, minor flaws, scarce group
*O
$850.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8615
HUNGARY
1891-1924 3f orange, horizontal pair imperf. between, also 600k horizontal pair, left stamp with "800" variety, l.h., fine-v.f.
*
Catalog #49var,393a
$210.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8616
HUNGARY
1900 24k violet brown & red, perf. 12x11 1/2, h.r., fine. A rare stamp,
*
Catalog #44b
Catalog Value $1,250
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8617
HUNGARY
1900 2kr gray blue, h.r., well centered, small thin, v.f. appearance,
*
Catalog #64
Catalog Value $600
$100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8618
HUNGARY
1913-16 Turul and Franz Josef, 1f-5k imperforate horizontal pairs, complete as issued, 19 different (60f green was not issued imperf.), also additional 1k carmine red hinge remnants, v.f., very rare set of imperforate pairs,
*
Catalog #84-96,98-103var
Catalog Value $2,400
$850.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8619
HUNGARY
1916 Coronation of King Charles IV and Queen Zita, 10f violet and 15f red imperforate horizontal gutter tete-beche block of four, folded between stamps which are l.h. at top, bottom pairs n.h., v.f.
Box *
Catalog #104-105var
$800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8620
HUNGARY
1918-19 selection of six different, inverted overprints and surcharges, also two additional 1921 overprints on 15f and 50f, minor flaws, mostly fine-v.f., interesting group
*
Catalog #156/172var,4N1/5var
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8621
HUNGARY
1923 5,000k dark green and pale blue, Madonna and Child, center inverted, very well centered and fresh, lifted for inspection and hinged on small piece (with Budapest 85 number) clear January 22, 1925 postmark, minor wrinkles at right and bottom markings, v.f. One sheet of 100 with inverted center was found in a tobacco store, used by an insurance agency in Budapest in January 1925. According to legend, about 80 pieces were sold before the error was discovered, many postally used at Post Office 85, with remainder turned over to the National Postal Museum. A rarity from Hungary, One of the premier Inverted Centers of 20th century Europe, with at least 38 tied up in museums, many with quality problems (especially among the used examples), leaving very few opportunities for a collector to obtain one of these beautiful rarities in sound condition (Mi.379I, €15,000)
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Catalog #386a
Catalog Value $12,000
$8,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8622
HUNGARY
1925 Jokai, 2000k horizontal pair, variety imperf. at bottom, h.r., perf. separations, rare
*
Catalog #401var
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8623
HUNGARY Semi-Postals
1925 National Athletics Association, perf. and imperf. sets, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #B80-87,var
Catalog Value $525
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8624
HUNGARY Occupation Stamps
1920 Issued under Romanian Occupation, 50f black on rose, block of four imperf. horizontally and vertically, creases and minor surface faults, fine and unusual variety
Box *
Catalog #3NB6var
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8625
HUNGARY Western Hungary
1919 Szeged Issue, overprints in various colors, h.r., many with handstamped guarantee marks, occasional minor flaws, mostly fine or better,
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Catalog #11N1-35
Catalog Value $667
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8626
ICELAND
1930-32 Gullfoss, set of six, also Air Post Parliament Millenary set of five, all n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #170-75,C4-8
Catalog Value $972
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8627
ICELAND Zeppelin Flights
1931 Zeppelin set of three used in Iceland Flight cover registered from Reykjavik to Genova, with Friedrichshafen transit and Genova arrival pmks, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #C9-11
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8628
ICELAND Zeppelin Flights
1931 Zeppelin set of three used in Iceland Flight cover registered from Reykjavik to Spain, with Friedrichshafen transit and Barcelona arrival pmks, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #C9-11
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8629
IRAN
1918 4k multicolored, pair and block of four used with additional franking on large coverback, Meched cds, fine-v.f., probably unique (catalogued as used singles off cover)
Box
Catalog #604A
Catalog Value $1,500
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8630
IRAN Officials
1940s 15d-3r selection of 11 covers and one insured money envelope, most registered, fine-v.f., scarce group
Envelope
Catalog #O60-66
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8631
IRAN Revenue Stamps
1920-30 Justice ministry 50 different documents with over 170 revenue stamps in good condition nicely folded, fine and interesting lot
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8632
ISRAEL
1948 Helmet Essay, "135" carmine, unfolded gutter pane of 40, centered to bottom, n.h., tiny perf. separations at bottom, post office fresh, rare multiple (Bale ESA.-v, $12,000)
Box **
$2,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8633
ISRAEL
1948 New Year Holidays, 3m-65m vertical gutter pairs, n.h., fine-v.f., Bale $800
**
Catalog #10-14var
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8634
ISRAEL
1948 New Year Holidays, 3m-65m vertical gutter pairs with sheet margin & plate numbers at sides, n.h., fine-v.f., Bale $800
**
Catalog #10-14var
$200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8635
ISRAEL
1948 New Year Holidays, 3m-65m vertical gutter pairs with Tabs at right, pencil signed by Muentz, with his 1975 certificate ("genuine in every respect, in good mint condition"), n.h., fine-v.f., Bale $7,500
**
Catalog #10-14var
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8636
ISRAEL Postage Dues
1948 10m dark green/emerald, imperforate trial color without overprint, horizontal pair, right stamp h.r., left n.h., v.f. (Bale $240)
*/**
Catalog #J3P
$95.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8637
ITALIAN STATES Naples
1858 Coat of Arms, 50 grana lilac-rose, canceled "Annullato", showing parts of red arrival markings, large margins all around, with some gum on back, faint handstamp guarantee, apparently sound, but 2017 Sismondo certificate states "genuine, postally used, rebacked with a layer of very thin paper added probably to hide paper faults" (Sass.14a)
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Catalog #7
Catalog Value $2,700
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8638
ITALIAN STATES Naples
1862 10gr Postal Forgery, type II, used on FL to Paris, with Naples cds, boxed "PD" in red, Paris arrival on reverse, filing fold through the stamp, otherwise v.f.,
Envelope
Catalog #Sass. F8
Catalog Value €6,000
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8639
ITALIAN STATES Romagna
1859 1/2b-20b, set of nine, margins all around, l.h. or h.r., 5b thin, otherwise fine-v.f., few signed (Sass. 1-9)
*
Catalog #1-9
Catalog Value €3,500
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8640
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 1/2b-1sc, set of eleven unused, l.h. or h.r. (8b without gum), mostly with margins all around (50b in at left), 50b and 1sc with faults, fine-v.f. appearance, seldom seen in a complete unused set, with 2009 Dr. Avi certificate for the 50b and 1970 Vespermann certificate for the 1sc (Sass. 1-11)
*(*)
Catalog #1-11
Catalog Value €62,000
$3,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8641
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 1/2b-1sc, set of eleven, used, 50b and 1sc with margins touching on two sides, other stamps mostly with margins all around (few touching), faults, fine appearance (Sass. 1-11)
O
Catalog #1-11
Catalog Value €15,800
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8642
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 1/2b-7b, eight values in horizontal pairs, used, mostly with margins all around, few with sheet margins, fine-v.f., signed Diena, etc. (Sass. 1-8)
O
Catalog #1-8
Catalog Value €1,750
$300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8643
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 1/2b black, vertical gutter pair, used on piece, fine, signed Vaccari (Sass. 1a)
O
Catalog #1
Catalog Value €1,100
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8644
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 1b black on dark green, type II, double frameline ("8 filleti") variety, right margin horizontal pair, used, v.f., with 2006 Sorani certificate (Sass. 2B)
O
Catalog #2var
Catalog Value €3,000
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8645
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 2b black, horizontal strip of four, used on piece, large margins all around, v.f., signed Avi (Sass. 3)
O
Catalog #3
Catalog Value €1,100
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8646
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 5b black on rose, horizontal strip of five, used on piece, margins just touching at right margin, full to ample on all other sides, fine, with 1978 Raybaudi certificate (Sass.. 6A)
O
Catalog #6
Catalog Value €600
$95.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8647
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 5b black on light rose, upper right corner margin block of four, used, v.f., with 1984 Diena certificate (Sass. 6)
Box
Catalog #6
Catalog Value €1,000
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8648
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 7b black, grayish oily ink, lower left corner margin block of four, used, v.f., with 1953 and 1984 Diena certificates (Sass. 8)
Box
Catalog #8c
Catalog Value €1,650
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8649
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 8b black, top right corner margin block of eight, used, v.f., with 1966 Diena certificate (Sass. 9)
Box
Catalog #9
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8650
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 50b deep blue, Worn Impression, used, full margins all around, v.f., with 1990 Diena certificate (Sass. 12)
O
Catalog #10a
Catalog Value €7,000
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8651
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 1sc rose, unused with original gum, large margins all around, h.r., small thin, v.f. appearance, with 2017 Sismondo certificate,
*
Catalog #11
Catalog Value $4,000
$525.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8652
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1852 1sc rose, used, margins all around, v.f., with 1990 Diena certificate (Sass. 11)
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Catalog #11
Catalog Value €7,000
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8653
ITALIAN STATES Roman States
1868 2c green, block of four, used, fine, with 1982 Diena certificate (Sass. 22)
Box
Catalog #19
Catalog Value €3,250
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8654
ITALIAN STATES Sardinia
1853 5c blue green, 20c dull blue and 40c pale rose, set of three, used, margins all around, v.f., with 2020 Dr. Avi certificate for the 5c and 1985 Raybaudi certificate for the 40c (Sass. 4-6)
O
Catalog #4-6
Catalog Value €4,500
$575.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8655
ITALIAN STATES Sardinia
1855-63 coverfront addressed to Valparaiso, Chile, franked with 5c myrtle green and 5c yellow green, 20c indigo and three copies of 40c orange vermilion, cancelled "Genova 8.Mar.58", with red "Sareaigne 3 Culoz" cds, "P.P." handstamp and London transit, endorsed "Par le Steamer Anglais du Pacifique", one 40c defective and other small faults, otherwise a fine and rare combination, especially with two different shades of the 5c, with 2014 Bottacchi certificate (Sass. 13A,13Ad,15Ac,16Ab)
Catalog #10a/b,12,13d
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8656
ITALIAN STATES Sardinia
1855-63 40c red, head inverted, lightly canceled, margins just touching at upper left, full on all other sides, fine and rare, with 2005 Sorani certificate (Sass.16C)
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Catalog #13e
Catalog Value €22,000
$1,100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8657
ITALIAN STATES Sicily
1859 1/2gr-50gr, set of seven, nice margins, l.h. or h.r., few pencil signed, fine-v.f. (Sass. 1/14)
*
Catalog #10/18
Catalog Value €8,900
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8658
ITALIAN STATES Sicily
1859 1/2gr-50gr, set of seven, used, 1/2gr with margins just in, others with nice margins, 50gr thin, otherwise fine-v.f., with 1990 Diena certificate for the 1/2gr and 1988 Oliva certificate for the 50gr (Sass. 1/14)
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Catalog #10/18
Catalog Value €18,320
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8659
ITALIAN STATES Tuscany
1860 10c brown, original gum (small h.r.), margins just touching frameline at lower left, full on all other sides, fine, with 2009 Avi certificate (Sass. 19)
*
Catalog #19
Catalog Value €10,000
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8660
ITALIAN STATES Tuscany
1860 20c blue, clear margins all around, lightly hinged original gum, nice color, fine and scarce mint stamp, with 2012 Sorani certificate (Sass. 20)
*
Catalog #20
Catalog Value €30,000
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8661
ITALY
1882 cover (part of backflap missing), franked with 20c orange, sent from "Societa Italiana Degli Autori" in Milano and addressed to composer Giuseppe Verdi in Busseto, fine, with transit and arrival pmks
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8662
ITALY
1927 "Tourist" picture postcard with stamps from Egypt, Belgium, Greece and Italy, canceled in their prospective countries, ultimately addressed to Italy, with Biella arrival pmks
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8663
ITALY
2005 European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF), €0,62 varieties, missing yellow, missing red and missing blue, three different, n.h., fine-v.f., each with Dr.Helmuth Avi certificate (Sass.2831a,b,c)
**

Catalog Value €18,000
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8664
ITALY Air Post
1934 Zeppelin, etc., six sets, n.h., fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #C66-72
Catalog Value $720
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8665
ITALY Parcel Post Authorized Delivery Stamps
1956-58 40L-120L pairs, n.h., fine-v.f. set,
**
Catalog #QY5-11
Catalog Value $662
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8666
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA - Peking
1917 2c on 5c green, used on piece, with Chinese chop alongside, v.f. (Sass. 1)
O
Catalog #1
Catalog Value €650
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8667
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA - Peking
1917-18 1c-10L, set of ten, n.h. (5L with gum adhesion), fine-v.f., 10L signed Avi (Sass. 8-17)
**
Catalog #12-21
Catalog Value €3,500
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8668
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA - Peking
1918-19 2c on 5c green, "2 Cents" split variety, n.h., v.f., with 2016 Bottacchi certificate (Sass. 21db)
**
Catalog #24var
Catalog Value €600
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8669
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA - Peking Postage Dues
1918 8c on 20c, double surcharge, plus additional offset on reverse, top margin single, n.h., v.f., signed Diena (Sass. 10a)
**
Catalog #J6var
Catalog Value €1,800
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8670
ITALY ITALIAN OFFICES IN CHINA - Tientsin Postage Dues
1918 4c on 10c buff and magenta, handstamped "4 Cents" variety using the same characters applied by machine (not to be confused with the "regular" 4c handstamp listed in Scott's as number 5a), used on piece, incredibly rare, one of only two known, with 1967 and 1986 Diena, 1982 Bolaffi and 1997 Sorani certificates (Sass. 5a)
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Catalog #J5a,var
Catalog Value €110,000
$17,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8671
ITALY AUSTRIAN OCCUPATION OF ITALY
1918 2L 11c on 2k rose, vertical pair, surcharge omitted on bottom stamp, n.h., folded between the stamps, otherwise v.f. (Sass.17a)
**
Catalog #N17var
Catalog Value €5,250
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8672
ITALY AUSTRIAN OCCUPATION OF ITALY
1918 13c on 12h blue, vertical pair, surcharge omitted on bottom stamp, unused without gum, folded between the stamps, otherwise v.f. (Sass. 7a)
(*)
Catalog #N7var
Catalog Value €2,200
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8673
ITALIAN COLONIES British Occupation of Italian East Africa
1941-47 British Occupation, M.E.F. overprints, collection on pages, with Cairo Printing (Sass.1-5), London Issue complete to 10sh, also three registered covers from Asmara to USA and Egypt, another flown from Massaua to Los Angeles, plus two additional covers from Tripolitania (Garian and Zuara) to USA, opened by censor, various interesting markings, fine-v.f.
Envelope *
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8674
ITALIAN COLONIES Tripolitania Zeppelin Flights
1935 15th SAF from Tripoli, registered and flown to Brazil, attractive franking on both sides (Libya and Tripolitania), v.f., transit and arrival markings on back
Envelope
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8675
ITALIAN COLONIES TRIESTE - ZONE A
1950 50c-200L, set of 19 on two separate cacheteted FDCs, v.f. and rare (Sass. 89-107)
Envelope
Catalog #90-108
Catalog Value €2,500
$300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8676
ITALIAN COLONIES TRIESTE - ZONE A
1950 200L olive brown on cacheted, unaddressed FDC, v.f., with 2015 Carraro certificate (Sass. 107)
Envelope
Catalog #108
Catalog Value €700
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8677
ITALIAN COLONIES TRIESTE - ZONE A
1950 200L olive brown, perf. 14 1/2x13 1/4, on cacheted unaddressed FDC, v.f., rare, with 2015 Carraro certificate (Sass. 107II)
Envelope
Catalog #108
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8678
ITALIAN COLONIES TRIESTE - ZONE A Air Post
1948 1000L dark brown, on cacheted unaddressed FDC, v.f., rare, with 2015 Carraro certificate (Sass. PA16)
Envelope
Catalog #C16
Catalog Value €2,000
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8679
ITALIAN COLONIES TRIESTE - ZONE A Air Post
1948 50L violet on cacheted unaddressed FDC, v.f., with 2015 Carraro certificate,
Envelope
Catalog #Sass. PA22A
Catalog Value €1,650
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8680
ITALIAN COLONIES TRIESTE - ZONE A Parcel Post
1948 5L, 200L, 300L and 500L, unsevered pairs, used with six other values on unaddressed FDC, fine-v.f., with 2014 Carraro certificate (Sass. 5,10-12)
Envelope
Catalog #Q5,10-12
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8681
ITALIAN WORLD WAR II OCCUPATION ISSUES Italian Occupation of Lubliana Air Post
1941 unissued set of eight, 2.50d, 10d and 30d unused without gum, others h.r., fine-v.f., only 42 sets printed, signed Raybaudi, etc., with 2011 Dr. Avi certificate,
*(*)
Catalog #Sass. 11-18
Catalog Value €30,000
$3,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8682
KOREA
1957 Boy Scouts imperforate souvenir sheet of two, n.h., gum stains, otherwise v.f. (Mi. Block 109)
**
Catalog #246a
Catalog Value €4,000
$300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8683
LATVIA Zeppelin Flights
1932 3rd SAF card from Riga to Brazil, v.f., with Berlin connecting cachet
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8684
LATVIA Zeppelin Flights
1932 3rd SAF card from Riga to Brazil, v.f., with Berlin connecting cachet
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8685
LIBERIA
1906 2c, 10c, 20c, 50c, $1, also 5c imperf., six different, each with center inverted, l.h. or h.r., v.f.,
*
Catalog #102a/111a
Catalog Value $750
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8686
LIECHTENSTEIN Postal Stationery
1937 10r on 20r (Schloss Gutenberg) used from Triesenberg to Basel, with framed "Malbun" handstamp in violet applied alongside, v.f., rare strike (Malbun is a ski-resort village in the eastern exclave of the municipality of Triesenberg), with 2017 Sismondo certificate
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8687
LITHUANIA
1919 (22 May) card from Kaunas to Berlin, franked with single 40sk (defective), tied by cds, with time-handstamps alongside, minor card wear and tear, fine appearance
Envelope
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8688
LITHUANIA
1919 Third Kaunas Issue, sheet of 160, arranged in eight panes of different values, six horizontal se-tenant pairs, four vertical se-tenant pairs and se-tenant blocks of four, sensibly folded between stamps, some inevitable perf. separations, unused without gum as issued, fine-v.f., incredibly rare intact sheet
Box (*)
Catalog #20-26
$1,700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8689
LITHUANIA Semi-Postals
1938 National Scout Jamboree, three sets of blocks of four, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #B47-50
Catalog Value $600
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8690
LITHUANIA Semi-Postals
1939 Basketball, imperforate singles, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #B52-54var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8691
LITHUANIA Flight Covers
1933 (15 July) Darius-Girenas Transatlantic flight cover franked with U.S. 3c Newburgh, tied by Brooklyn July 15 cds, also "Lituanica" and corresponding violet cachets, signed by both fliers, Kaunas July 18 arrival pmk on back, v.f.
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8692
MANCHUKUO
1934 1/2f-1y, set of nine including 15f rose, l.h. or h.r., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #23-31
Catalog Value $1,151
$575.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8693
MEXICO
1861 1r black, green (Mexico) double impression (two separate strikes by the plate), tied by oval Stagecoach office postmark on large part of a FL from Puebla to Mexico City, fine
Envelope
Catalog #7f
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8694
MEXICO
1914 coverfront addressed to Mexico City, franked with 5c orange (Scott 314) with a "Colima" local handstamp, corresponding 18 Oct 1914 departure pmk alongside, fine usage, with 2001 MEPSI certificate
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8695
MEXICO
1914 mourning cover addressed to San Antonio, franked with 5c orange (Scott 314) locally overprinted "San Juan de Allende" (Coahuila), used in combination with unoverprinted 5c (Denver) revenue adhesive, tied by June 30 1914 San Juan de Allende pmk, "unclaimed" label mostly removed, San Antonio arrival and "Sent to Dead Letter Office" Aug 11 datestamps on back, rare cover
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8696
MEXICO
1914 cover locally addressed, franked with 5c orange (Scott 314) locally overprinted "San Juan de Allende" (Coahuila), tied by unclear San Juan de Allende pmk, "unclaimed" label folded over, with "Lista" Aug 1, 1914 datestamp on back, additional "No reclamada" and 30 July Piedras Negras, as well as Nov 8 1914 arrival pmks, filing fold away from the stamps, rare usage as apparently most of the mail was sent to USA and covers were additionally franked with Denver revenue adhesives
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8697
MEXICO
1914 cover (minor wear) addressed to Mexico City, franked with 5c orange (Scott 314) locally overprinted "Gobierno Constitucionalista" (type II), tied Salvatierra departure cds, with partial "unclaimed" label folded over, with "Lista" Oct 25 and Dec 25, 1914 datestamps on back, additional "No reclamada" and Rezagos handstamps on front, fine usage from Salvatierra
Envelope
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8698
MEXICO
1914 cover addressed to Mexico City, franked with 5c orange (Scott 314) locally overprinted "Gobierno Constitucionalista" (type III), tied Salvatierra 25 Sep 1914 departure cds, with arrival pmks on back, fine and apparently the earliest recorded usage from Salvatierra
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8699
MEXICO
1914 5c stationery entire envelope addressed to Mexico City, locally overprinted "A.M. Gobierno Constitucionalista", sent from Aquascalientes 1 Sep 1914, with unclaimed label folded over, Nov 7 "Cumple su Termino de Ley el Dia" and "Rezagos" datestamp of Mexico City, rare usage from Aquascalientes
Envelope
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8700
MEXICO
1914 (15 May) cover from Mexico City to Germany, franked with 10c Allende, uncanceled, forwarded by Steamer to Havana, where Cuban 5c Map was added alongside, canceled May 21 Havana, Cuba, fine combination
Envelope
$200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8701
MEXICO
1914-15 Civil War Local Provisional overprints, collection mostly written-up on pages, 53 covers franked mostly with 5c orange (Scott 314), local overprints for Baja California, Chihuahua, Cidad Gonzales, Ciudad Juarez, Culiacan, Guayamas, Leon, Matehuala, Monterrey, Sabinas, Salamanca, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, San Pedro, Torreon and Zacatecas, various types and destinations (many to USA), some used in combination with additional franking and labels, mixed condition with some wear and tear noted, interesting collection of covers used during turbulent times in Mexican history
Envelope
$5,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8702
MEXICO
1915 (13 Aug) registered cover franked with three different overprints on 5c orange (Script, Monogram and $sign), tied by Laredo datestamps and sent to Kirkwood, Mo., with transit and arrival pmks, some cover wear, unusual item
Envelope
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8703
MEXICO
1915 Sabinas (Coahuila) local provisional overprint, 1c dull violet, horizontal strip of 10, overprinted "Gobiernio Constitucionalista", type I. The sheet was turned after the first application of the overprint, which reads up at left and down at right five stamps, unused without gum, interesting item
(*)
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8704
MEXICO
1915 (30 Oct) registered cover franked on back with pair of 5c and 20c, sent from Mexicali to San Francisco, with transit and arrival pmks
Envelope
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8705
MEXICO Postal Stationery
1915 2c wrapper, Villa Monogram overprint, used 23 Oct 1915 from Mexico City to El Paso, oval "Passed by Censor 2173" handstamp, fine
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8706
MEXICO Postal Stationery
1916 5c orange, stationery entire envelope with additional franking, including 50c "Corbata", sent from Puebla to El Paso
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8707
MONACO
1984 Olympics, 2fr-5fr four different signed Artist die proofs in violet or brown, v.f.
P
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8708
MONTENEGRO Postal Stationery
1893 complete postal reply card, 3n deep green, double impression, canceled Cetinje 3/3 and addressed to Sarajevo, with 11.3.93 arrival postmark alongside, v.f., with 2017 Sismondo certificate
Envelope
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8709
NETHERLANDS COLONIES Netherlands Indies Semi-Postals
1937 Boy Scouts, eight different imperforate trial color proofs, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #B31P
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8710
NORTH INGERMANLAND
1920 (15 Sep) cover from Kirjasalo to France, franked with three commemoratives, tied by cds, with Marseille arrival pmk on back
Envelope
$270.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8711
PHILIPPINES
1950 Fifth World Congress, postage and airmail, complete set of five large die proofs, also master die (value tablet blank) in green, all die sunk on cards, fresh and v.f.
P
Catalog #537-39,C68-69P
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8712
PHILIPPINES Air Post
1947 Manuel Quezon and FDR, complete set of three large die proofs, also master die in green (value tablets blank), all die sunk on cards, v.f.
P
Catalog #C64-66P
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8713
POLAND
1858 Russia 10k brown & blue (No.2), tied by "104" in rectangle of dots on large part of FL (most of the top, side and bottom panels missing) from Bialystok to Warsaw, with framed departure datestamp and red Warszawa 8/9 (1858) arrival pmk on back
Envelope
Catalog #2
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8714
POLAND
1860 10k rose red & blue, well centered, beautiful color, showing broken frame-line at left and at bottom, tied by "1" in concentric circles on outer FL (without arrival markings on back) from Warszawa to St. Petersburg, red departure postmark alongside at right, filing fold away from the stamp, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #1
$1,600.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8715
POLAND
1924 Polish Eagle, 30gr violet+2gr brown, imperforate vertical se-tenant pair, folded between stamps, v.f., signed Rachmanow
(*)
Catalog #216,223var
$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8716
POLAND
1978 Interkosmos, Zenon Jankowski perforated sheetlets of eight, set of two, n.h., 6,90zl folded vertically between stamps, with little toning and marginal thins at bottom, stamps n.h., v.f. (Fi.Ark.XXVI-XXVII, zl 14,000) (Zenon Jankowski was selected as backup cosmonaut of the 1st Polish cosmonaut Miroslav Hermaszewski for the Soyuz 30 mission in 1978, stamps issued with his portrait were prepared but never released, since it was Miroslav Hermaszewski that flew on the Soyuz mission)
Box **
Catalog #2270-71var
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8717
POLAND Postal Stationery
1860 unused entire envelope, with blue indicia at upper left, v.f.
Envelope
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8718
POLAND Generalgouvernement - WWII German Occupation
1943 Hans Frank, British Propaganda forgery, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #Mi.33
Catalog Value €3,300
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8719
POLAND Ghettopost - Litzmannstadt (Lodz)
1943 Litzmannstadt (Lodz) Ghetto, set of three, v.f., signed Dr.Kronenberg, also 1943 Warsaw Ghetto scrip (currency), postal accounting stamps, selection of five different, with "SPDZ" (Skladnica Pocztowa Dzielnicy Zydowskiej) and "RZwW" (Rada Zydow w Warszawie) and Star of David incorporated into design, one with symbolic "SS" initials, fine and somewhat controversial group
E
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8720
ROMANIA German Occupation
1917-18 specialized collection on pages, apparently complete, with unissued 15b-40b (without "M.V.i.R", n.h., signed Mikulski), blocks of four (Mi.1-3), singles with sheet margin, Second issue, with numerous Plate No. singles, different shades (missing black violet), overprints on Romanian Postage Dues and Fiscals, Ninth Army overprints, also on Fiscal stamps, followed by used and Postal stations, with 14 covers or stationery cards, different usages, some censored mail, generally fine-v.f.
Envelope *O
Catalog #3N1-16,3NJ1-7,3NRA1-8
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8721
RUSSIA
1858 10k brown & blue, thin paper, tied by a neat strike of the pre-philatelic "Riga" 3 May 1858 cds on partly printed "Pris-Courant af Westberg & Comp. in Riga", sent to Helsingfors, with framed "ANK 21/5" Finnish arrival datestamp on back, v.f., ex-Frederick Small collection
Envelope
Catalog #2
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8722
RUSSIA
1858 10k brown & blue, tied by "49" in circle of dots on part of a FL (side panels missing) from Tiflis to Kutaisi (addressed to the secretary of the Caucasus Committee for Railroads), with Oct. 1, 1862 departure cds on back, red handstamp at lower left, fine
Envelope
Catalog #2
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8723
RUSSIA
1858 10k brown & blue, thin paper, tied by a "38" in circle of dots on outer FL to Helsingfors, framed "Riga 6 July 1858" departure and "ANK 23 7" arrival datestamps on back, small cover abrasion away from the stamps and markings, v.f., ex-Frederick Small collection
Envelope
Catalog #2
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8724
RUSSIA
1858 10k brown & blue, tied by "1" in circle of dots on outer FL from St. Petersburg to Riga, framed 4 March departure datestamp in red, with boxed "Polucheno 7 March 1858" arrival on back, refolded at bottom, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #2
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8725
RUSSIA
1858 10k brown & blue, thin paper, tied by "443" in rectangle of dots on complete FL from the "Fratelli Rocca" company in Berdyansk to their offices in Odessa, with September 1859 docketing, filing fold and little ageing well away from the stamp, fine
Envelope
Catalog #2
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8726
RUSSIA
1858 10k brown & blue, tied by Riga 13 June 1858 cds on FL to Revel, boxed "Polucheno 15 June 1858" arrival datestamp, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #2
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8727
RUSSIA
1858 10k brown & blue, thick paper, tied by "235" in rectangle of dots on FL to Riga, with bilingual "Windava Windau" departure cds and framed "Polucheno 26 Feb 1858" on arrival, slight ink toning, otherwise fine
Envelope
Catalog #2
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8728
RUSSIA
1858 10k brown & blue, thin paper, tied by "1" in circle of dots on complete FL to Voronezh, framed "St. Petersburg 27 Aug 1858" departure datestamp in red, virtually intact wax seal on back, fine
Envelope
Catalog #2
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8729
RUSSIA
1858 10k brown & blue, thin paper, tied by "1" in circle of dots on complete FL to Jacobstadt (Finland) framed "St. Petersburg 28 May 1858" departure datestamp in red, filing folds away from the stamp, fine cover
Envelope
Catalog #2
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8730
RUSSIA
1858 20k orange & blue, thick paper, canceled "1" in oval of dots, well centered, v.f., with 2008 Raybaudi certificate
O
Catalog #3
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8731
RUSSIA
1858 20k orange & blue, thin paper, canceled "1" in oval of dots, good color, fine, signed W.Pohl, with 2005 Raybaudi certificate
O
Catalog #3
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8732
RUSSIA Semi-Postals
1922 Philately for the Children, second printing, n.h., fine-v.f. set of six,
**
Catalog #B24-29
Catalog Value $1,630
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8733
RUSSIA Semi-Postals
1922 Philately for the Children, second printing, overprint inverted (reading up), 1k orange, sheet margin single, position 15, h.r., v.f., with Hovest certificate,
*
Catalog #B24a
Catalog Value $825
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8734
RUSSIA Semi-Postals
1922 Philately for the Children, second printing, overprint inverted (reading up), 1k orange, sheet margin single, n.h., v.f., with Hovest certificate,
**
Catalog #B24a
Catalog Value $1,750
$675.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8735
RUSSIA Semi-Postals
1922 Philately for the Children, second printing, overprint inverted (reading up), 5k claret, 10k dark blue, l.h., or n.h., fine-v.f., with Raybaudi certificate,
*/**
Catalog #B27a,28a
Catalog Value $2,575
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8736
RUSSIA Semi-Postals
1923 Philately for Labor, complete set of five, mostly l.h., v.f., with Sorani and Hovest certificates,
*
Catalog #B38-42
Catalog Value $1,620
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8737
RUSSIA Semi-Postals
1923 Philately for Labor, complete set of five, used, fine-v.f.,
O
Catalog #B38-42
Catalog Value $1,325
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8738
RUSSIA Semi-Postals
1923 Philately for Labor, complete set of five, used, fine-v.f.,
O
Catalog #B38-42
Catalog Value $1,325
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8739
RUSSIA Semi-Postals
1923 Philately for Labor, silver overprint used, v.f., with Sorani certificate,
O
Catalog #B42
Catalog Value $850
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8740
RUSSIA Air Post
1924 10k on 5r green, basic stamp wide "5" variety, Sevastopol cds, v.f.,
O
Catalog #C7a
Catalog Value $700
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8741
RUSSIA Air Post
1935 Moscow-San Francisco 1r on 10k (Levanevsky), n.h., v.f., signed Goznak,
**
Catalog #C68
Catalog Value $1,275
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8742
RUSSIA Air Post
1935 Moscow-San Francisco 1r on 10k (Levanevsky), two copies, one with lower case Cyrillic "f" ("small f variety"), n.h., the latter with natural marginal creasing, the former signed Goznak and Diena, v.f.,
**
Catalog #C68,68b
Catalog Value $4,000
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8743
RUSSIA Flight Covers
1931 (4 May) first flight Leningrad to Berlin, registered and flown cover with attractive franking and appropriate cachet, v.f., arrival pmk (5.5.31) on back
Envelope
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8744
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1930 Moscow-Friedrichshafen flight cover and card, franked with 40k and 80k Zeppelin Issue, used in combination with additional stamps, tied by appropriate cachets, with arrival pmks
Envelope
Catalog #C12-13
$120.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8745
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1930 Moscow-Friedrichshafen flight cover and card, franked with 40k and 80k Zeppelin Issue, used in combination with additional stamps, tied by appropriate cachets, with arrival pmks
Envelope
Catalog #C12-13
$130.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8746
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1931 Polar Flight cover, franked with perforated set of four, fine-v.f., scarce on one cover, with appropriate markings
Envelope
$425.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8747
RUSSIA Zeppelin Flights
1931 North Pole Issue, imperforate set of four used on cover and card, Polar Flight Leningrad to North-Pole and Friedrichshafen, v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #C26-29
$130.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8748
RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
1913 Romanov 7k stationery entire envelope uprated with 4k red, used from Harbin 28.3.13, with three oval strikes of Railroad Station markings, addressed to Germany, fine and attractive
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8749
Far Eastern Republic Semi-Postals
1923 For the Hungry, 10k surcharges on 4k and 10k Romanov stamps, two sets of two, one with inverted overprints, l.h., fine-v.f.
*
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8750
Far Eastern Republic Air Post
1923 Vladivostok 20k surcharges, three different (on 15k, 20k and 10k/7k), l.h. or h.r., fine-v.f., signed Mikulski, Field, Bloch, etc., only 25-75 of each printed
*
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8751
Siberia
1919 selection of 10 different inverted and double (one inverted) surcharges, mostly n.h., signed Romeko, Rosselevitch, etc.,
*/**
Catalog #1a/9a
Catalog Value $950
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8752
Siberia
1919 35k on 2k green, horizontal pair, left stamp "3" only, h.r., signed Goznak, also vertical pairs of 1r and 3r surcharges, both shifted dramatically, showing only "3" or "Rubel 1" on top, fine-v.f.
*/**
Catalog #1b,4,5var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8753
RYUKYU ISLANDS
1965 Boy Scout and Girl Scouts, overprinted in red Mihon (Specimen), two of each, n.h., v.f.,
S
Catalog #121,130S
Catalog Value $640
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8754
SAAR
1920 overprints in Germania stamps, specialized collection written up exhibition style on pages, with different printings, types, shades, notches in lower part of black bar, broken and cracked letters, split bar, parenthesis after "e" in "Sarre", parts of black bar on top and bottom, Type II large "Sarre" with control line under black bar, marginal examples, etc., excellent specialist lot, signed by Burger, Dr.Bohne and other experts, fine-v.f., high catalogue value
*/**
$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8755
SAAR
1922 Landscapes, specialized collection of 90+ imperf. singles, proofs in various colors, unissued design, color changes, etc., all neatly written-up on pages, many signed Dr.Bohne, GPSY, etc., fine-v.f.
*/**P
$270.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8756
SAUDI ARABIA
1975 King Faisal, singles and sheets of 50, also souvenir sheet (1), n.h., occasional faint toning, mostly v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #671-73, 674
Catalog Value $1,279
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8757
SAUDI ARABIA
1976 40h green & black, imperf. right sheet margin single used in 1981 on cover from Darin to Al-Quateef
Envelope
Catalog #698var
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8758
SAUDI ARABIA
1976-79 three registered covers from Rastanura to Bombay, India, franked with 10h and 30h blocks of four, each imperf. at top and 10h horizontal gutter block of four, also imperf. at top, some toning, fine-v.f., with arrival pmks
Envelope
Catalog #692,696var
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8759
SAUDI ARABIA
1976-80 Al Khafji Oil Rig, 5h violet blue & orange, double impression of orange, lower right sheet corner margin block of four, used in 1986 on cover from Alkhafji to Rastanura, v.f., with arrival pmks
Envelope
Catalog #731var
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8760
SAUDI ARABIA
1976-80 Al Khafji Oil Rig, 35h sepia & orange, bottom sheet margin imperf. single, used in combination with additional perforated single on cover from Al-Qateef (18 Mar 1982) to India; also 1r gray & orange, imperf. vertical pair used in 1984 on cover from Alkhafji to Rastanura, some toning, otherwise fine-v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #737,750var
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8761
SAUDI ARABIA
1977 King Khalid incorrect date, 20 sets, in large multiples, also additional 20h block of four, n.h., occasional faint toning, mostly v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #727a-28a
Catalog Value $1,100
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8762
SAUDI ARABIA
1979 Gold Door 80h imperf. sheet margin single with color bars at top, used with additional franking on cover from Dammam to England, with 1983 arrival pmk
Envelope
Catalog #783var
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8763
SAUDI ARABIA
1979-81 100h (2) and 300h souvenir sheets, each on cover or First Day, some minor toning, mostly v.f.
Envelope
Catalog #778,805
$130.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8764
SAUDI ARABIA
1981-82 souvenir sheets, 8 different used on covers, some canceled First Day of Issue, occasional faint toning, scarce
Envelope
Catalog #811-13,833,841-44
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8765
SPAIN Spanish Local Issues - Canary Islands Air Post
1938 surcharges in various colors (8 values), 100 sets in large panes, n.h., fine-v.f. (Ed.44-51)
Box **
Catalog #9LC44-53
Catalog Value $20,250
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8766
SWITZERLAND
1850 5rp deep blue, black & red, type 13, canceled by red framed Franco and black pen marks, margins all around, fine, with 1994 Rellstab certificate (Zu.15 IIc, SFr 700)
O
Catalog #7a
Catalog Value $575
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8767
SWITZERLAND
1852 Rayon III, 15Cts vermilion, horizontal pair Types 1+2, canceled by diamond grids, frame-line touched at top, otherwise ample margins, fresh and fine pair, with 1997 Rellstab certificate (Zu.19, SFr 3,500)
O
Catalog #13
Catalog Value $2,800
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8768
SWITZERLAND
1854 5rp orange brown, grid cancel, margins all around, some gum remaining and completely toned on reverse, fine appearance (Zu.22Aa, SFr 2,100)
O
Catalog #14
Catalog Value $1,750
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8769
SWITZERLAND
1854 Munich Issue, 40rp yellow green, three large margins, frame cut in at top, tied by black grids on outer FL from Geneva to Chambery, 5 June 56 departure cds alongside, arrival next day on back, filing folds away from the stamp, fresh and fine example on cover, with 1994 Berra-Gautschy certificate ("genuine, fresh in color, slightly in at top, wide margin on the other sides. It should be noted the great rarity presenting white margins all around") (Zu.26Aa, SFr 4,000)
Envelope
Catalog #18
Catalog Value $2,500
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8770
SWITZERLAND
1855 15rp carmine rose, used, margins all around, fresh and v.f., with 1988 Kurt Trussel certificate (Zu.24Bb)
O
Catalog #22
Catalog Value $110
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8771
SWITZERLAND
1855 5rp brown, "L" shaped "block of three", with additional stamp added at upper right, two stamps somewhat cut in, others with margins all around, canceled by framed "Ettiswyl" cancels on large outer FL to Willisau, with 1864 arrival pmks, fine cover, with 2000 Berra-Gautschy certificate (Zu.22G)
Envelope
Catalog #25
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8772
SWITZERLAND
1857 10rp milky blue, top sheet margin single, bottom frame cut in, good color, tied by black grids, with corresponding "Wylen" departure handstamp on outer FL to Schaffhausen, with arrival pmk on back, stamp with imperceptible toning at bottom, scarce on cover (Zu. 23Ca, SFr 450)
Envelope
Catalog #26
Catalog Value $425
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8773
SWITZERLAND
1857 5rp pale gray brown, light black grid cancel, wide margins at sides and clear at bottom, just in at upper left, minor corner crease at upper right, otherwise fine, with 1988 Kurt Trussel certificate (Zu.22F, SFr 1,300)
O
Catalog #32
Catalog Value $1,100
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8774
SWITZERLAND
1857 5rp pale gray brown, diamond grid and blue town cancels, good margins except just in at bottom left, very fresh, with 1999 von der Weid certificate (Zu.22F, SFr 1,300)
O
Catalog #32
Catalog Value $1,100
$190.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8775
SWITZERLAND
1857 10rp blue, black grid cancel, somewhat irregular margins but frame-lines mostly intact, fine and fresh stamp, with 1988 Kurt Trussel certificate (Zu.23F, SFr 1,225)
O
Catalog #32A
Catalog Value $1,000
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8776
SWITZERLAND
1857 15rp pale dull rose, margins to touching frame-line at top and upper left, lifted for inspection and replaced, tied by black grids on FL used in 1857 from Basel to Chaux de Fonds, 6 March departure cds alongside, arrival pmk on back, filing fold away from the stamp, fine (Zu.24F, SFr 650)
Envelope
Catalog #33
Catalog Value $650
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8777
SWITZERLAND
1857 Thin Paper, green silk threads, 20rp pale dull orange, canceled Boltingen, sheet margin at right, white margins on other sides, silk thread slightly pulled, slight crease in sheet margin only, stamp v.f., with 1988 Kurt Trussel opinion (Zu.25Fb, SFr 340)
O
Catalog #34
Catalog Value $290
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8778
SWITZERLAND
1858 2rp gray, light pmk, large margins all around, good color, v.f., signed Moser (Zu.21G, SFr 700)
O
Catalog #35
Catalog Value $575
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8779
SWITZERLAND
1858 2rp gray, central Basel-Olten 5.VII.63 cancel, margins all around, faint toning, still v.f., signed Stolow (Zu.21G, SFr 700)
O
Catalog #35
Catalog Value $575
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8780
SWITZERLAND
1862 60c bronze, unused part original gum (gum missing at top from gum removal), extraordinarily fresh, well centered and fine, with 1994 APS certificate,
*
Catalog #48
Catalog Value $1,550
$300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8781
SWITZERLAND
1862-73 10c carmine, used in combination with 2x1fr gold, tied by "Kehrsatz" 27.XII.79 cds on small cover to Bern, with departure label at top, stamps with irregular perforations (having been placed close to the edges), otherwise fresh and fine cover, with 1997 Rellstab certificate (Zu.36,38)
Envelope
Catalog #50,53
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8782
SWITZERLAND
1881 2c, 5c, 10c, 15c, 25c, 40c, 50c and 1fr, selection on pages, with 12 blocks of four or larger, also strip of five of 5rp gray brown, various shades, minor faults possible, mostly fine-v.f.
Box *
Catalog #60-68
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8783
SWITZERLAND
1881 5rp dark brown, two copies, bottom stamp showing double transfer (one inverted), used on FL from Fluntern 7.3.82 to Geneve, filing fold away from the stamps, fine and scarce on cover, with Honegger sales card (Zu.45, PF1)
Envelope
Catalog #61a
Catalog Value $925
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8784
SWITZERLAND
1881 5c dark brown, double transfer (one inverted), six examples, five (pairs) in combination with regular stamps, variety of shades, also 50c reddish lilac, double transfer, one inverted, h.r., last one unused (regummed), fine
*
Catalog #61a,67b
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8785
SWITZERLAND
1881 25c green, variety "double printing", two horizontal pairs rejoined, h.r., fine, with Zumstein (1990) and Rellstab (1998) certificates (Zu.49.1.12, SFr 2,500 as singles)
Box *
Catalog #65var
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8786
SWITZERLAND
1920 20c orange & black, imperforate and gummed sheetlet (3 3/8x4 3/8), bicolored design (Wilhelm Tell chapel), v.f.
E
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8787
TANNU TUVA
1933 35k surcharges on 18k and 28k triangles, n.h., v.f., with handstamped guarantee marks,
**
Catalog #37-38
Catalog Value $550
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8788
TANNU TUVA
1933 35k surcharges on 18k and 28k triangles, n.h., v.f., with handstamped guarantee marks,
**
Catalog #37-38
Catalog Value $550
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8789
TANNU TUVA
1933 15k on 6k surcharge type 1 and 2, also 35k on 15k red brown, surcharge type 3, all used, fine-v.f.,
O
Catalog #39,40,44
Catalog Value $1,100
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8790
TANNU TUVA
1933 15k on 6k orange, surcharge type 2 (longer "P" and dropped "a" of "Posta") top sheet margin single, n.h., v.f., with 2003 Sismondo certificate (catalogued as hinged)
**
Catalog #40
Catalog Value $300
$290.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8791
TANNU TUVA
1933 15k on 6k orange, surcharge type 3, upper left sheet corner margin single, n.h., v.f., signed Holcombe. A rare stamp (catalogued as hinged)
**
Catalog #41
Catalog Value $500
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8792
TANNU TUVA
1933 15k on 6k orange, 35k on 15k red brown, each surcharged Type 3, h.r., v.f., with 1992 Diena certificate,
*
Catalog #41,44
Catalog Value $1,800
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8793
TANNU TUVA
1933 35k on 15k red brown, surcharge type 1, used, v.f., rare (this stamp is only known used)
O
Catalog #42
Catalog Value $4,000
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8794
TANNU TUVA
1933 35k on 15k red brown, surcharge type 3, n.h., v.f., signed Peter Holcombe, with his 1994 certificate (catalogued as hinged)
**
Catalog #44
Catalog Value $1,500
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8795
TANNU TUVA
1938 Modified Colors, set of five, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #99-103
Catalog Value $500
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8796
TANNU TUVA
1938 Modified Colors, set of five, n.h., v.f.,
**
Catalog #99-103
Catalog Value $500
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8797
TANNU TUVA
1943 25k slate blue, buff paper, vertical strip of five (complete sheet as printed), unused without gum as issued, with Sismondo certificate,
(*)
Catalog #120
Catalog Value $900
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8798
TANNU TUVA
1943 25k and 50k Government building and Coat of Arms, vertical pairs, white and buff paper of each, unused with or without gum as issued, fine-v.f.,
(*)
Catalog #120-23,120a-23a
Catalog Value $1,570
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8799
TANNU TUVA Revenue Stamps
1933 15k red brown, surcharged 1k and "K.T.O.E.", used, v.f.
O
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8800
THAILAND Semi-Postals
1920 Scout Issues complete, l.h. or h.r., some handstamped guarantee marks, fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #B12-30
Catalog Value $1,565
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8801
THAILAND Semi-Postals
1920 Scout Issues, eight different blocks of four, l.h. or h.r., some usual toning, fine-v.f., scarce in blocks,
*
Catalog #B12-14,16,18-20,22
Catalog Value $1,810
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8802
TURKEY
1901 (3 Oct) picture post card with Ottoman, French, British and German, Austrian and Russian Levant franking, each stamp canceled by their prospective offices in Turkish empire post offices in Smyrna, sent to Berlin, with arrival pmk
Envelope
$130.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8803
TURKEY
1909 picture postcard from Salonica to Paris, franked with Ottoman 5pa, used in combination with Austrian Levant 10pa surcharged, tied by Ostreich.Post cds, with large Salonich departure pmk alongside
Envelope
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8804
TURKEY Postal Tax Stamps
1928 Boy Scout 40kn pane of 20, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #RA143
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8805
UKRAINE Semi-Postals
1923 Shevchenko, imperforate singles, l.h. or n.h., v.f.
*/**
Catalog #B1a-4a
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8806
UKRAINE Semi-Postals
1923 Shevchenko, imperforate singles, l.h. or n.h., v.f.
*/**
Catalog #B1a-4a
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8807
UNITED NATIONS
1991 Economic Commission for Europe, imperforate stage proofs, two different, n.h., v.f.
Box P
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8808
VATICAN CITY
1934 2.05 on 2L brown, without comma after "2" variety, n.h., with 2019 Avi certificate (Sass. A37g)
**
Catalog #37a
Catalog Value €1,500
$260.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8809
VATICAN CITY
1934 2.55 on 2.50L orange, without comma after "2" variety, n.h., with 2019 Avi certificate (Sass. A38i)
**
Catalog #38a
Catalog Value €500
$100.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8810
VATICAN CITY
1934 2.55 on 2.50L orange, block of four, three stamps without comma after "2" variety, also various types of the "5s", n.h., with 1965 Diena and 2019 Avi certificates (Sass. A38bi,di,e,ei)
Box **
Catalog #38a
Catalog Value €2,000
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8811
VATICAN CITY
1946 20c on 5c, left margin block of four, upper left stamp with partial overprint, bottom left stamp with overprint omitted, n.h., v.f., with 2019 Avi certificate (Sass. 102cba)
Box **
Catalog #102var
Catalog Value €2,600
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8812
VATICAN CITY
1949 13L dull green, upper right corner margin vertical pair, top stamp imperf. at top, n.h., v.f., signed Diena (Sass. 126c)
**
Catalog #126var
Catalog Value €700
$95.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8813
VATICAN CITY
1949 35L red violet, right margin horizontal pair, right stamp imperf. at right, n.h., v.f., signed Diena (Sass. 129a)
**
Catalog #129var
Catalog Value €1,100
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8814
VATICAN CITY
1952 12L on 13L olive green, right sheet margin horizontal pair and left sheet margin single, overprints misplaced, n.h., v.f.
**
Catalog #154var
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8815
VATICAN CITY
1958 Bruxelles Exposition, sheet of four, with lettered watermark in top margin, n.h., a rare unlisted variety
Box **
Catalog #242avar
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8816
VATICAN CITY
1958 5L brown, left margin block of ten, with "5" printed in the margins variety, n.h., v.f., unlisted
Box **
Catalog #243var
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8817
VATICAN CITY
1959 35L Coronation of Pope John, double print of the red variety, n.h., v.f., only four known, with photocopy of 1991 Raybaudi certificate for the original "discovery" block of four
**
Catalog #251var
$200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8818
VATICAN CITY
1983 The Papacy and Art souvenir sheet of six, two different varieties, one with silver ("Citta del Vaticano" and Papal Coat of Arms) double (unique!), the other with part or Papal Coat of Arms missing ("senza chiavi decussate"), n.h., v.f., the former with 1990 Diena certificate,
Box **
Catalog #Sass.BF5c1,f
Catalog Value €11,500
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8819
VATICAN CITY Postage Dues
1931 20c violet and lilac, proof with "Segnatasse" inverted, small h.r., v.f., believed to be the only known copy, with 1988 Diena certificate (Sass. P8)
*
Catalog #J3P
Catalog Value €11,000
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8820
VATICAN CITY Parcel Post
1931 75c brown carmine and gray, overprint inverted, n.h., v.f., with 2017 Avi certificate (Sass. 7b)
**
Catalog #Q7a
Catalog Value €3,000
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8821
VATICAN CITY Parcel Post
1931 2.50L red orange, overprint inverted, n.h., v.f., with 2017 Avi certificate (Sass 11b)
**
Catalog #Q11b
Catalog Value €5,000
$850.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8822
VATICAN CITY Parcel Post
1931 10L olive black, overprint double, n.h., v.f., only 10 printed, with 1952 Diena certificate (Sass. 13c)
**
Catalog #Q13a
Catalog Value €2,250
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8823
VIETNAM, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
1955 Train, 39 sets, singles, blocks of four and larger, unused without gum as issued, n.h., fine-v.f. (Mi. €6,240)
Box **
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8824
WESTERN UKRAINE
1919 selection, with 1sh (2), 2sh, 4sh (4) and 6sh, various positions and settings of the overprint, l.h., fine-v.f.,
*
Catalog #29,30,32,34
Catalog Value $1,275
$300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8825
WESTERN UKRAINE
1919 20sh on 20h red brown, double overprint, l.h., v.f., signed Champion, rare stamp,
*
Catalog #52b
Catalog Value $1,200
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8826
WESTERN UKRAINE
1919 Vienna Issue, complete set of 12 perforated singles, n.h., v.f.
**
$375.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8827
WESTERN UKRAINE
1919 Vienna Issue, complete set of 12 perforated horizontal pairs, n.h., fine-v.f.
**
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8828
WESTERN UKRAINE
1919 Vienna Issue, complete set of 12 perforated blocks of four, n.h., v.f.
Box **
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8829
YUGOSLAVIA Bosnia & Herzegovina
1918 overprints inverted, complete set, also two Special Delivery, l.h. or n.h., fine-v.f., signed Ercegovic, with his 1984 certificates
*/**
Catalog #1L1-16,1LE1-2var
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8830
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1847-1994 single property offered intact, housed in two cartons, with two DAVO albums containing regular issues and commemoratives used and unused, with 1847 5c & 10c used, 1869 mostly unused to 30c, Columbians with $2 used, Trans Mississippi to $1 used, numerous high value Bank Note Company issues, Coil singles and pairs, Postage Dues, Special Delivery, Newspaper stamps (plate proofs on card), two-volume "investment portfolio F.N.I." with many better singles, extensive Duck Hunting, apparently complete from 1934-2007, later issues in blocks and Plate Blocks, also souvenir sheets, State Ducks with few imperfs and blocks, plate blocks, sheetlets, South Carolina No.2, 3, Illinois 2,3, Texas, New Hampshire and others. There are additional albums (Scott, White Ace, etc.), with Commemoratives, souvenir sheets (White Plains), Air Post, etc., plus an almost complete collection of Vatican City to 1979 (missing 35-40, but with better commemoratives and Air Post), mixed condition, useful group
*O
$5,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8831
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1851-1976 collection in two Lindner albums, plus additional stock book and pages, with mostly used 19th Century, including 1869 Pictorials to 30c, Bank Note Issues to 90c, Commemoratives, Columbians used and unused to 50c, Trans-Mississippi to 10c, also $2 used, unused and used Pan-American, Louisiana Purchase, Jamestown, Panama-Pacific and others, Regular Issues, Bureau printings, Washington-Franklins to $5 (423,479-80,518,523,524,547), Liberty Series to $5 (551-573) and others, Air Post, Special Delivery, Parcel Post (Q1-12, three top values n.h.), souvenir sheets (White-Plains and others), booklet panes, Ducks (RW1/46, 35 different, mostly n.h., including RW1), mixed condition, faults noted, many fine-v.f., high catalogue value
*O
$5,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8832
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1851-1950 balance of a consignment, with collection on pages, used and unused singles, some Plate Blocks (National Parks, etc.), coils, Air Post, Postage Dues, etc., mixed condition, housed in a carton
*O
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8833
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1923-60 balance of a consignment, actually a group of small specialized collections on pages, with 1923 Harding (hundreds of used and unused Plate No. singles, blocks of four with engraver's initials, also seven imperf. plate blocks of six, covers); Famous Americans (plate number singles), Champions of Liberty (plate number singles), Air Post (with booklet panes and tagged singles on FDCs, some with better cachets); Air Post Special Delivery (CE1-2), with plate number singles, blocks, sheets, FDCs
Envelope *O
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8834
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES
1928 Hawaii, 5c dark blue, selection of 221 stamps, mostly n.h. (six l.h.), singles, pairs and blocks of four, neatly arranged in stock book, fresh, many well centered, fine-v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #648
Catalog Value $4,688
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8835
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES Air Post
1927 10c Lindbergh, selection of 48 booklet panes of three, including four unexploded booklets, plus booklet covers, mostly n.h. (four l.h.), fine-v.f.,
Booklet
Catalog #C10a
Catalog Value $5,340
$750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8836
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES Duck Hunting Stamps
1934-2006 accumulation of many hundreds in stock book, 3-10 of each unused (mixed condition among the early issues, others n.h.), also additional Plate Blocks in various quantities (Face Value for these $4,900), also selection of used singles, some faults noted, mostly fine-v.f., high catalogue value
Box */**
$5,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8837
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES American Bank Note Co. Proofs & Essays
1920s Proofs & Essays from the American Bank Note Company, also from the Bureau of Printing and Engraving, lot of six different large die proofs, various engravings of ships (4) and allegory (2) used mostly for Tobacco Revenues, also seven corresponding banknotes, mixed condition, some toning and faults, mostly fine
P
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8838
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UNITED STATES - Covers and Postal History
1930s hundreds of flight covers in two cartons, including first flights, NAMW (National Air Mail Week flights), experimental routes, events, etc., some better items, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8839
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ARMENIA
1919-20 selection of singles, blocks and larger multiples on stock cards, occasional varieties, mostly fine-v.f., ex-Serebrakian
Box *O
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8840
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ASIA (INDEPENDENT COUNTRIES OF)
1925-75 selection of sets from Dubai (butterflies), North Korea, Thailand and Vietnam, perf. and imperf. included, few better items, mostly n.h., fine-v.f. (Mi. €1,695)
Box */**
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8841
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BALTIC COUNTRIES
1920-1939 Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia and Central Lithuania, large collection/accumulation of used and unused singles, sets and souvenir sheets in albums, stock books and glassines, highlights include Estonia Tallinn overprints, scarce watermarks, 60h air post unwatermarked and many others. We also note some German occupation items, 190+ covers, mostly TPOs from all three Countries, plus a 4-volume collection of cancellations, high catalogue value
Envelope *O
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8842
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BALTIC COUNTRIES
1923-39 sheets, selection of several complete sets and few single values in folder, Lithuania, Estonia and Latvia, few used, others n.h., fine-v.f.
Box **O
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8843
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BELGIAN CONGO
1910-73 selection of mostly complete sets on cards, with 1910-15 Pictorials (Scott 45-59), Red Cross (B1-9), Ruanda-Urundi Welfare Issue, later issues, blocks of four, Sud-Kasai, Katanga, Rwanda, many n.h., fine-v.f.
Box */**
$270.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8844
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BRITISH COMMONWEALTH
1881-1965 Antigua-Tristan, balance of a large collection in red stock book, all-reigns represented, from Queen Victoria, KEVII, George V and George VI, also some Queen Elizabeth issues, with singles and sets from Ascension, Ceylon, Cayman Islands, Malaysian States, Sarawak, Straits Settlements, Cape of Good Hope Mafeking Besieged overprints on British Bechuanaland overprints, Madagascar Consular Mail, Egypt Military Mail, Dominica, Jamaica, various Japanese Occupation overprints, North Borneo, Labuan, Tristan, Bermuda with selection of Keyplates, Cyprus, plus many others, occasional Specimen overprints (high values Malaysian States), some certificates included, many n.h., some blocks, plus hundreds of Omnibus Issues (not counted), mostly fine-v.f., SG £82,000+
Box *O
$25,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8845
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BRITISH COMMONWEALTH
1890-1950s balance of a consignment, with a collection on pages, mostly British Africa, including British East Africa with sets to 5r, British Central Africa with B.C.A. Overprints to 10sh, KEVII to £1, duplicated selection of Bangkok overprints on card, Gold Coast, KEVII set to 5sh, George V 15sh, George VI and QEII sets, Lagos with Victoria and KEVII, Mauritius with selection of "Post Paid" on card, Dardenne 1p with APS certificate (thin), Natal with values to 10sh, also few varieties including QEII Bahrain with "1/2" omitted, etc., plus some United States, mixed condition with faults noted, still fine or better
*O
$4,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8846
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BULGARIA
1879-1966 collection on Scott album pages, hundreds of used and unused singles and sets, souvenir sheets, better Sports Issues, Semi-Postals, Air Post and back of the book, mixed condition, mostly fine or better
*O
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8847
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS BULGARIA
1879-85 early issues, selection of 44 used and unused singles, with postage dues, surcharges (incl. four copies of 15s on 25s), mostly fine-v.f.
*O
Catalog #1/27
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8848
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CANADA
1870-1992 balance of a collection on Lighthouse album pages, Large and Small Queens, Maple Leaf 1/2c-10c complete set, Numerals to 7c, KEVII 1c-7c, Quebec Tercentenary complete, 1911-25 Admirals complete to $1, Coils including some pairs, imperfs, apparently complete from there with commemoratives and regular issues, also Postage Dues, Special Delivery, Officials (including OHMS perfins), Registration stamps (2c, 5c, 8c), War Tax Stamps, early Booklet Panes, later complete booklets, Wildlife Conservation stamps, some early Plate Blocks, etc., many n.h., some with gum glazing and occasionally stuck down to mounts, overall fine-v.f.
*/**
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8849
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CENTRAL LITHUANIA
1918-23 stock book with hundreds of used and unused singles and sets, some varieties, occasional better items (two sets of surcharges to 10m/3auk), also used singles, blocks of four and larger, occasional varieties, mostly fine-v.f. (Mi. €16,000+),
*O
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8850
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CUBA
1850-1990 large collection/accumulation in albums, glassine envelopes and pages, housed in two cartons (banker's boxes), used and unused, much duplication, with souvenir sheets, commemoratives, Air Post, Spanish Issues, occasional better items
*O
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8851
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CUBA
1899-1955 selection of imperforate plate proofs (10 different), also five imperforate pairs of 1955 Air Post Issue, plus nine different Specimen overprints, each with a control punch (Scott's 227-31S, 239/46S); also included 1940 gutter imprint block of 14 (C32), plus 12 imperforate Air Mail Essays, few minor flaws, mostly fine-v.f.
PS
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8852
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CYPRUS
1880-1960 collection on pages, used and unused with better Victoria, George VI to £1 (used), etc., mostly fine
*O
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8853
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS CZECHOSLOVAKIA
1920-40 selection of 250+ items, imperforate essays, blocks, proofs and varieties, printer's waste, large multiples, fine-v.f., interesting lot
Box *P
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8854
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ECUADOR
1940s-60s accumulation of hundreds of thousands of used stamps and souvenir sheets housed in 6 cartons (banker's boxes), all canceled on departure in Ecuador, adhered on either complete "Bulletin d'expedition" (shipment receipts) or on detached or clipped portions of same (there are also thousands of used stamps on paper). An incredible holding of commercially used material from Ecuador
O
Catalog #614a,C312a,314a
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8855
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ESTONIA
1918-39 large stock book comprising a comprehensive dealer's stock of thousands, used and unused singles and sets in two stock books, better items include semi-postals and Air Post, some with certificates, Souvenir sheets, some blocks of four, occasional varieties, few reference items, also WWII German Occupation, with some imperforate and proofs, mostly fine-v.f., excellent stock of pre-WWII Estonia (Mi. €74,000+)
*O
$7,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8856
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ESTONIA
1918-2000 balance of a specialized holding in four cartons, some early issues on pages, used and unused, some blocks of four and larger, postal history with Russian period, some stationery and covers used in Estonia, post 1991 issues with hundreds of covers and FDCs, also new issues in quantities, with commemorative sets and souvenir sheets, some better items, mixed condition
Envelope *O
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8857
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FORGERIES
1928 Album de Fac-Similes Fournier, edited by l'Union Philatelique de Geneve, first page (description of contents and number) missing, issues well represented, front cover with some binding faults, otherwise fine-v.f., scarce album
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8858
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE
1849-1970 collection in two albums, one containing 19th Century mostly used, mixed quality, other issues unused, with occasional better items, second album more comprehensive, with 1876-1900 Type Sage and Merson unused, with 2fr violet, 1925 Paris and 1927 Strassbourg souvenir sheets, 1923 Bordeaux and 1929 Le Havre, Pexiip souvenir sheet, Pont due Gard to 20fr, Semi-Postals apparently complete with first Orphans and Air Post (withouc C3-4), also some Parcel Post, Liberation overprints and other back of the book items, mixed ocndition, gneeralyy fine or better, high catalogue value
*O
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8859
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE
1850-1970 collection in two Scott albums, hundreds of used and unused, mixed condition among early stamps, some better items, good starter collection
*O
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8860
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE
1900-65 collection mostly complete on"Tresor du Patrimoine" pages (missing only the First Orphans and Air Post, but including Scott C16-17), with Merson complete, including 2fr gray violet & yellow (Scott 126), Sower Issues, Congres de Bordeaux, Le Havre, Pont du Gard 20fr, strip from the Strasbourg souvenir sheet, some back of the book items, virtually all n.h., fine-v.f. (YT €27,500+)
*/**
$5,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8861
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 #8862
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE Air Post
1912-38 Aviation Meets, collection of 100+ stamps and 47 covers or cards, various colorful frankings, perf. and imperf. varieties, some quite scarce, generally fine-v.f.
Envelope *
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8863
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRANCE Air Post
1922 La Baule Aviation Meeting, collection of 51 imperf. and 45 perf. blocks of four, printed from defaced plates, hence a vertical line through each stamp, various colors, fine-v.f. and seldom offered
Box */**
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8864
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS FRENCH COLONIES - INDEPENDENT AFRICA
1960s-90s former French Colonies, imperforate singles and sets, some souvenir sheets, dealer's stock of 6,500+ stamps in stock books, mostly commemoratives and Air Post issues from Gabon, Ivory Coast, Upper Volta, Guinea, Chad, Togo, Niger, Mali, Senegal, Burkina Faso, Cameroun, Comoro Islands, Afars & Issas, etc., various quantities up to 15 of each, many blocks of four and larger, excellent representation of topicals, Famous Men, Space, Chess, Sports and Olympics, Animals on Stamps, Birds, Flowers, Paintings, n.h., v.f. In addition, there is a folder with 1,200+ imperf. and gummed trial color proofs, strips, blocks and some sheets, all topicals. A useful lot
Box **
$2,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8865
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS French Southern Antarctic Territories (TAAF)
1955-92 issues complete, neatly arranged in stock book, n.h., fine-v.f.
**
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8866
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS French Southern Antarctic Territories (TAAF)
1955-92 issues complete, neatly arranged in stock book, n.h., fine-v.f.
**
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8867
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS French Southern Antarctic Territories (TAAF)
1978-2001 selection of various complete sets, quantities 10-50 of each, mostly in gutter panes of 10 of larger, good variety with Air Post included, n.h., v.f. and colorful lot. Face value 24,500 French Francs (€3,800)
Box **
$2,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8868
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY
1900-60 selection of mostly complete sets, 1-15 of each, regular issues and commemoratives, also Air Post, Berlin and better DDR items, mixed condition, many n.h., others hinged or used (inventory available)
*O
Catalog #33/1192,B3/365
Catalog Value $7,300
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8869
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY
1920-1940 se-tenants and combinations (Zusammendrucken), collection in two stock books, both used and unused, with many better items, blocks, occasional booklet panes and couple of unexploded booklets, mixed condition with usual perforations or minor flaws, generally fine or better, Mi.
*O

Catalog Value €30,000
$3,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8870
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY
1948-51 Buildings Series, a definitive collection formed by Mr. Gilhausen, with thousands of used and unused stamps and dozens of covers, neatly arranged and written-up exhibition style on pages and housed in 13 albums, almost each value is represented in depth, studies of comb and line perforations, floating value figures, perforation errors and varieties, misperforated, part imperforate stamps, imperforate singles and pairs, some used on covers, oversized stamps, large and small stamps, retouches of the printing plate, diamond perforations, double impressions, paper folds, plate markings, covers representing the various rates, plus much more. An excellent, well researched and beautifully presented collection of the "Buildings" Issue
Envelope *O
Catalog #634-61
$2,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8871
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY
1949-77 Federal Republic and Berlin, collection of used singles and sets in two Lighthouse hingeless albums, with early issues incl. semi-postals, 1m and 5m black overprints (defective), few covers and cards, some condition problems, mostly fine-v.f., high catalogue value
Envelope O
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8872
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY - Covers and Postal History
1711-1955 selection of 100+ covers and cards, ranging from stampless to ship mail, WWI and WWII items, picture postcards, Genergouvernement, some Old German States, Helgoland, later issues, locals on cover, flights, military and censored mail, etc.
Envelope
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8873
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY - Covers and Postal History
1850-2000 balance of the collection in five cartons, with German States, Empire, with better inflation stamps (many GPSY expertized), souvenir sheets (Ostropa); complete sets of semi-postals, many on cover or card, Third Reich, Plebiscite Issues (Allenstein, Danzig, Saar), few Zeppelin flights, followed by virtually complete used Federal Republic singles, also hundreds of covers (commercial and FDCs), many from Allied and American Zone (complete used set of Band and Netz overprints used, signed Bloch, etc.), French Zone (Rhineland, Wurttemberg and Baden), Berlin and DDR (Goethe souvenir sheet used), with dozens of early and better items, some single high value frankings, Semi-Postals, Air Post, etc. In addition, there is an album with post-WWII locals, with 30+ covers and cards,
Envelope O
$3,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8874
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY - SOVIET ZONE
1945-70 Issues, also DDR, with essentially complete collection in two albums, mostly hinged with a few covers, with Berlin-Brandenburg, Mecklenburg-Verpommern, Chemnitz, East Saxony including 12pf "Pochta" and better perforation varieties (including "Grossrohrsdorf"), Saxony, Thuringen including Christmas and Reconstruction souvenir sheets of four (two different of each), West Saxony, East Germany with Goethe, perf. and imperf. Marx souvenir sheets, China Friendship, etc. There are many Michel listed varieties, imperfs, printed on gum, part perf., perforation and color errors, different watermarks, all correctly identified, most expert signed, also a few interesting covers and stationery items, occasional certificates included, fine-v.f., Mi.
Box *

Catalog Value €8,500
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8875
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMAN COLONIES
1897-1915 extensive collection on pages, used and unused (often both), with substantial duplication including varieties and shades especially of the high Mark values, also forerunners, some covers and postal stationery; Offices in China including 45 degree overprints, Reichspost with 6x5m type II (four retouched), surcharged on Deutsches Reich used and unused sets (several); Offices in Morocco Reichspost to 5m type II, Deutsches Reich sets used and unused; Offices in Turkey with duplicated surcharges, Reichspost 5m type I; German New Guinea complete; German East Africa with 1901 to 3r used (3) and unused, Wuga; German SWA sets to 5m; Cameroun to 5m; Caroline Islands with 3pf overprinted at 48 degree angle, Yacht to 5m; Kiauchau with forerunners, watermarked set to $2 1/2 (used and unused); Mariana Islands to 5m (used and unused); Marshall Islands with 25pf Berlin Issue, Yacht to 5m; Samoa and Togo with sets to 5m, also Belgian Occupation of East Africa and more, mixed condition with occasional faults and reference items, generally fine-v.f., high catalogue value
*O
$7,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8876
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMAN COLONIES
1900-07 South Sea Islands (Caroline/Marianas/Marshall Islands), selection of 12 covers and cards, neatly written-up on pages, with a bisected 10pf canceled on card from Ponape to Germany, stationery card from Yap via Hong Kong to Kobe, Japan, four stationery cards from Saipan to Germany, one with Sea Post cds, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8877
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY - WORLD WAR II
1933-45 Third Reich, balance of the collection in two cartons, dozens of covers from German Occupied Europe, censored mail, Zeppelin flights, Concentration Camp cover (Stutthof), used singles and sets, Officials, few Propaganda cards, etc.
Envelope O
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8878
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GERMANY - WORLD WAR II Occupation Issues
1938-45 balance of the collection on pages, with mostly unused singles, with military Air Mail, Inselpost (including three covers), varieties, reference material, "charity issues", 20+ covers and cards with German or Generalgouvernement franking (Adria, Alpenvorland, Bohemia & Moravia, Alsace, Austria, Ukraine, Netherlands, etc.), occasional flaws, many signed by appropriate experts, fine-v.f., high catalogue value
Envelope *O
$1,900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8879
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS GREAT BRITAIN AND BRITISH COLONIES
1843-1963 selection of 50+ covers and cards, ranging from stampless, incoming and several to Lisbon, Porto, Amsterdam, also Lisbon to London, FL addressed to the Portuguese Ambassador in Georgetown, D.C.; Channel Islands picture postcards, mostly used in early 1900s, plus German Occupation of Jersey and Guernsey, six covers or cards, Lundy Islands, Fiji, Samoa, Christmas Island, Tristan da Cunha, flight covers from South Africa and some additional items
Envelope
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8880
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS HONG KONG
1863-1994 dealer's stock on cards, with early issues (mostly used), modern issues mint, mostly n.h., duplication, with George VI to $5, QEII sets complete, omnibus and definitive sets, souv. sheets, 10c Coronation sheet of 50 and much more, fine-v.f.,
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Catalog Value $11,500
$3,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8881
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS HUNGARY
1871-1971 collection in two Marini albums, mostly complete used and unused, with Lithographed and Engraved first issue, regular issues, commemoratives, Air Post, souvenir sheets, Postage Dues and back of the book items, occasional covers, mostly fine-v.f.
*O
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8882
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS IRAN
1951-77 definitive sets, mounted on Persiphila album pages, also with Air Post and Officials, l.h. or n.h., fine-v.f.,
*/**
Catalog #950/1972
Catalog Value $5,016
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8883
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS IRAN
1961-77 definitive sets in blocks of four, including Air Post and Officials, all complete sets, mounted on Persiphila album pages, n.h., fine-v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #1173/1972
Catalog Value $3,528
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8884
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ISRAEL - Interim Period
1948 large holding of singles, souvenir sheets, blocks of four, sheetlets and sheets of most issues, including Jerusalem, Naharyia, Parachutists in strips (various colors) and sheets, Herzl tete-beche, Negev pipeline, Diaspora series, Valley of Jezrael, Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, and others, various overprints (Haifa, Tel Aviv in black, red and violet), apparently n.h. (few used), fine-v.f. An unusual and seldom offered selection, Bale $24,629
Box **
$7,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8885
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS ISRAEL
1948-91 collection in a Lighthouse and two SAFE hingeless albums, apparently complete with tabs (except 7-9 and J1-5), early items l.h., others n.h., also included are three albums with a balance of another collection, with some plate blocks, errors and varieties, exploded booklets, etc., additional items on pages and in glassine envelopes, many on auction lot sheets as purchased many years ago, with used and unused singles (7-9, J1-5), tabs including 1-6 (three sets, one used), 1a-3b, 10-14,15, 28-30, 55, C1-6 (used), also souvenir sheets, selection of modern errors (missing colors, shifts), mostly fine-v.f.
*/**
$1,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8886
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS JAPAN
1959-82 collection of 714 different (!) stamps, each overprinted in black ("Mihon"), mostly complete sets, n.h., fine-v.f.
S
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8887
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS KOREA
1949-76 selection of mostly complete sets, 1-26 of each, regular issues and commemoratives, two early sets l.h., others n.h., fine-v.f. (inventory available)
*/**
Catalog #114/1269,B8/13
Catalog Value $3,137
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8888
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS LAOS
1951-97 large stock book with hundreds of sets and souvenir sheets, usually three of each, later issues up to 10, better items include Scott No.1-17 singles and sheet corner margin blocks of four, 1954 Temple set of three (25-26,C13) adhered on special presentation sheet, etc., mostly n.h., fine-v.f.
Box */**
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8889
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS LATVIA
1918-39 two large stock books comprising a comprehensive dealer's stock, with many complete used and unused sets, also singles, blocks of four, nice range of Air Post, with 10 sets of Latvia-Africa Flight (C9-13), Semi-Postals, perf. and imperf., also Air Post Semi-Postals, souvenir sheets, WWII German (also Kurland) and Russian Occupation issues and others, fine-v.f. (Mi.€52,000+)
*O
$5,750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8890
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS LITHUANIA
1918-39 two large stock books comprising a comprehensive dealer's stock of hundreds of used and unused singles and sets, neatly arranged on stock cards, with Vilnius and Kaunas Type-sets, Berlin issues and many varieties, souvenir sheets, many blocks of four, Semi-Postals, Air Post, good range of unissued items (Vaitkus 1935 overprints, nine unused singles; New York-Kaunas, three unused singles, also set of 1933 Darius-Girenas triangles), Grodno overprints, WWII German Occupation, some imperforate varieties, etc., mostly fine-v.f. An unusual oppportunity to acquire a working stock of pre-WWII Lithuania (Michel €87,000+)
*O
$15,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8891
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS MEXICO
1940s-60 selection of better complete sets, singles and blocks of four (C148-157), Air Post (C11-19, C40-44), better sets, some duplication (740-45,754-58, C85-90, C103-107), also two booklets (RA8a-b), plus others, apparently n.h., fine-v.f.
Box */**
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8892
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 1frsecond 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 #8893
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS MONACO
1921-99 collection in a Scott Specialty album, complete sets and singles, also souvenir sheets, miniature sheetlets, Semi-Postals, Air Post and Postage Dues, generally l.h., fine-v.f.
*
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8894
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS MONACO
1939-56 selection of 80+ artist die proofs, mostly different, with semi-postals and airmails, including unissued design (Princess Grace), Red Cross, Art, Sports (incl. Tennis), with stage proofs, some value tablets blank, variety of colors; also 16 diff. imperf. Deluxe sheets incl. one collective (1946 FDR), couple of minor stains, mostly fine-v.f. and valuable lot
P
$2,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8895
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS PALESTINE
1918-40 balance of a large specialized collection in carton, thousands of used and unused singles on pages and cards, blocks and larger multiples, including Jerusalem III, Narrow Setting, London I and II, some varieties, occasional better items, also Pictorial Issues, etc., mixed condition, interesting lot
*O
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8896
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS POLAND
1941-44 Prisoner of War letters and cards from various Stalags and Offlags (camps for enlisted men and officers), 64 letters from and to various Camps, mixed condition, variety of censor markings and different types of formulars used for correspondence by the POWs to and from their families in Poland, mostly fine
Envelope
$210.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8897
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS PORTUGUESE COLONIES - Nyassa Revenue Stamps
1900 10r-500r Fiscal stamps of Mozambique, overprinted "Nyassa", accumulation of hundreds, singles, pairs, blocks of four and larger, with and without gum, some varieties, mostly fine-v.f.
Box *(*)
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8898
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RHODESIA
1890-1909 Arms Issues, collection of hundreds of used singles in stock book, mostly low values, different shades and cancels, useful specialist group
O
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8899
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RHODESIA
1910 Queen Mary and King George V "double heads", balance of a specialized collection of hundreds, used and unused singles neatly arranged in stock book, different shades and perforations, values to £1 (four copies, each with a different fiscal cancel), mixed condition, mostly fine or better, excellent
*O
$4,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8900
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA
1905-37 large and comprehensive dealer's stock in two volumes, thousands of used and unused singles and sets, neatly arranged on pages, with many better pre-WWII Commemoratives, Semi-Postals, Regular Issues and Air Post, quantities 1-10 of each (Spartacist Games, Anti-War, Baku Commissars, Persian Art, Mendeleyev, Engels, Lenin Mausoleum, North Pole, Airships), also canceled to order and used, mixed condition, occasional flaws possible, mostly fine-v.f. A great opportunity to obtain a large working stock of pre-WWII Russia (Mi.€174,000+)
*O
$19,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8901
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA
1923-25 Definitives, 1k-5r perf. and imperf., lithographed and typographed, with or without watermark, including set of 20 (304-325 imperf.), some used, others h.r., fine-v.f.
*O
$180.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8902
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA
1933-67 large stock of 100+ different items, mostly complete sets canceled to order, many in full sheets or large multiples, various quantities, with better pre-WWII sets (1933 Karl Marx, 50 sets of Scott 480-82, 650 copies of 5k Moscow Subway, 250 sets of North Pole, 445 sets of Red Army Scott 629-35, 250 sets of Papanin, 800 copies of 743, 30k on 4k claret and others through No.816), later commemoratives (1965 Silver Foil 452 sets of Scott 3022-23), imperforate issues in sheets (2463/3192, this par catalogued $20,940), all with gum, n.h., v.f. In addition, there are two unused sets in sheets (1959 Landscapes 50 sets of Scott 2272-80 and1960 Olympics 620 sets of Scott 2359-68). A very clean and well organized old-time holding, fine-v.f. Complete inventory listing available,
Box
Catalog #480/3331
Catalog Value $125,067
$9,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8903
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA - Covers and Postal History
1797-1864 stampless letters, selection of 38, with St. Petersburg (1797 letter via Wilno, Riga, Grodno and Warszawa), Moscow, Odessa, Kronshtadt, Kiev, Warszawa and other Polish towns, with numerous bilingual departure pmks (Mszczonow, Mlawa, Garbow, Brzesc Kujawski, Konin, Soczewska, etc.), mostly good strikes, generally fine or better, nice lot
Envelope
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8904
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA - Covers and Postal History
1807-68 pre-philatelic, selection of 96 stampless FLs, mostly St. Petersburg, Riga, Dorpat, Narva, Odessa, Moscow, Pernow, Revel, many interesting items, mostly fine-v.f.
Envelope
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8905
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA - Covers and Postal History
1848-1960 selection of 300+ covers and cards in four albums, ranging from stampless to ship mail, 1911-15 Naval correspondence, 1904-14 Volga Sea Mail (Astrakhan-Nizhniy, Nizhniy-Astrakhan, Nizhniy-Perm and Kazan-Astrakhan), military and censored mail, prisoner of war mail, picture postcards, multi-country postcards (usually Germany, Russia, Austria) diplomatic mail from USA to Russia, Soviet issues on covers, few WWII items, later Cosmonaut signatures (Valentina Tereshkova and others), Poland Mail, Esperanto label on cover, Revenues, flights and much more. An interesting and rewarding group
Envelope
$2,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8906
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA - Covers and Postal History
1850-1918 selection of 100+ covers and cards, each acquired individually and nicely presented in album, with stampless cover from New York to England, forwarded to Russia, others mostly WWI censored, regular issue and Romanov Tercentenary franking, military mail with interesting markings, Prisoner of War mail, registered covers, Revenues, Red Cross mail, incoming mail from United States, some better origins, generally fine-v.f.
Envelope
$1,200.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8907
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA - Covers and Postal History
1864-79 selection of 80 covers or FLs, plus few stamps and pieces, covering all aspects of postal history of the period (also a few later items incl. 1905 registered cover with semi-postal franking, 1922 large part of cover with pair of 10r, etc.), with rates, frankings, destinations (we note India, Bukhara), every cover is worthy of individual listing, with many three color and high value frankings, mostly fine-v.f.
Envelope
$4,750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8908
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA - Covers and Postal History
1914-18 World War I military postal history, collection of 27 covers or cards, including four different items used by the Russian Troops in occupied Salonika, sent via the French Military Post Office 507 and 510A, censored and with arrival markings; also German fieldpost on Polish territory, etc., mixed condition with some stains or faults, rare
Envelope
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8909
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIA - Covers and Postal History Postage Dues
1864-1916 specialized collection of 165 covers or cards, mounted on pages, in two volumes, Alatyr-Vladikavkaz, mostly "Doplatit" (to pay) in oval, with amount filled in by hand, name of the city included, several "insufficiently paid" to foreign destinations, stamps off cover and much more. A fascinating collection, ex-Faberge
Envelope
$9,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8910
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS RUSSIAN AREA
1919-23 Russian Civil War issues, Far Eastern Republic and Siberia, stock of hundreds, mostly unused and neatly arranged on cards, surcharges for Kolchak, Priamur Nikolaevsk, Vladivostok and Chita overprints, Ataman Semenov issue and others, with many better items, some multiples and varieties, occasional reference material, generally fine-v.f., high catalogue value
*O
$5,750.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8911
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS SAUDI ARABIA
1934-65 selection of complete sheets of 25 (17 mostly different, few perf. separated), also two sheets of 50, with Air Post and Officials (O36,36a 1965 16p black, sheet of 25, position 14 showing "19" instead of "16" (error), n.h., v.f., cat. $9,750), also Postal Tax stamps (RA4,4a,7-8), n.h., some usual gum toning, generally fine-v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #159a/171,C1,O36,RA4/8
Catalog Value $20,451
$2,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8912
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS SPAIN Air Post
1948 unissued Zeppelin, etc., duplicated selection of 80+ overprinted "Specimen Waterlow & Sons Ltd", each stamp with security punch, fine-v.f.
Box S
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8913
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS SWEDEN
1855-1996 collection in two Scott Specialty albums, used and unused, with better 19th and 20th century including semi-postals, UPU 5kr, officials and others, mixed condition with occasional flaws noted, generally fine or better
*O
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8914
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS SWITZERLAND
1850-78 collection on pages, with imperf. Helvetias, balance with perforated Sitting Helvetia, shades and cancels on pages, varieties, including 25c double embossing, one inverted, also few unused blocks, mixed condition with faults possible, interesting lot
O
$500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8915
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS SWITZERLAND Military Stamps
1930-40 collection of 250+ mostly unused singles, some souvenir sheets, occasional used and on cover, mostly fine-v.f.
Box *
$325.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8916
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS UKRAINE
1918-20 collection/accumulation on album pages and stock cards, variety of Trident overprints and handstamps, few local issues, multiples with blocks and strips, also Western Ukraine with duplicated selection of Third Stanislaviv Issue (Scott 76-94), CMT overprints, Second Vienna Issue, errors and varieties, also miscellaneous souvenir sheets from Poland, Germany, Hungary, Japan, etc., mounted in two small stock books, mixed condition, mostly fine-v.f.
*O
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8917
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS NORTH VIETNAM
1948-92 large stock of many thousands housed in five cartons, complete sets, mostly in full sheets and large multiples, also souvenir sheets, various quantities, usually up to 200 per issue (few higher, many much lower), with strong selection of imperforate sets, all topicals and better items represented, also some back of the book, including Postage Dues, Vietcong, etc. An excellent opportunity to obtain a solid, working stock of this growing and exciting philatelic area. A complete inventory is available on request (Michel 2/2482, €500,000+)
Box **
Catalog #1L62/2407
$23,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8918
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS YEMEN
1930-2004 large collection of hundreds of perf. and imperf. sets and souvenir sheets in large, sparsely filled stock books, covering all Regimes, some duplication, with a good variety of overprints and surcharges, some unissued items, also Aden, with early overprints and varieties, many desirable topicals, high cataloguing singles and sets, few used, others generally n.h., v.f.
**O
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8919
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS YUGOSLAVIA
1918-70 large stock book, with sets and souvenir sheets from Yugoslavia, also Serbia, Bosnia, proofs and varieties, plus Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, some German Occupation items, better material, blocks of four, Air Post, Trieste Zone B, covers and FDCs, some duplication, occasional earlier items, mostly fine-v.f.
Box */**
$525.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8920
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE
1840-1960 single property offered intact, housed in 7 cartons (banker's boxes), thousands of used and unused in dozens of Scott Specialty and Schaubek albums, collected mostly used, with a good showing of Italy, France, Switzerland, Great Britain with Channel Islands, also Omnibus series (1948 UPU and others), Ireland, United States, Vatican City, United Nations, Russia used and unused souvenir sheets, Germany, plus many others. A good lot
Envelope *O
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8921
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE
1859-1970 Eastern and Southern Europe, thousands of used and unused, collection in three large albums (Scott and Minkus), with Romania, Hungary, Yugoslavia, including Croatia, also Crete, Montenegro, Epirus, Eastern Rumelia, many complete sets and souvenir sheets, better items, mostly fine and better
*O
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8922
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE
1900-40 balance of a consignment, with a selection of Cape of Good Hope Mafeking Siege overprints, Boy Scout related items, with Belgium 457-58 imperf. singles, Hungary Scott 481-85 (four imperforate sets, including pairs), 551-54, B80-87, B110-12, imperforate singles, Russia 1932 15k Gorky imperforate single, 1964 Tokyo Olympics green souvenir sheet, Thailand Scout Fund five sets, also three low values in blocks of four, some additional duplication, etc., mixed condition, mostly fine-v.f.
*O
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8923
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE BANKNOTES AND BONDS
1860s United States, selection of 26 New York Revenue bonds, City & State, raising money for Floating Debt Fund, Soldiers & Family Aid (1862), Soldiers Bounty (1864), Central Park Street Improvement & Water, plus others, including some raising money for Civil War soldiers, mixed condition, mostly fine
P
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8924
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE BANKNOTES AND BONDS
1930-50 banknotes, two large die proofs (in black & red), each showing 12 different impressions of various coins (front and back) incl. French, Russian and Austrian, with American Bank Note Co. imprints and die numbers at bottom
P
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8925
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE BANKNOTES AND BONDS
1930s-60s Security Banknote Company bonds, selection of seven complete bonds incl. 1960 Venezuela (Banco Agricola), 1948 Colombia (Department of Valle del Cauca), 1950 Cuba ($1,000 30 year bond), 1930 Italy (Societa Idroelettrica Piemonte), etc., each complete with coupons (overprinted Specimen), beautifully engraved, mostly on pages from a presentation album, suitable for framing
S
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8926
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE BANKNOTES AND BONDS
1950s-60s Security Banknote Company bonds, selection of eight complete bonds incl. 1955 New York Central Railroad, International Bank for Reconstruction, New Jersey Bell Telephone Co., 1950 Cuba, The Western Pacific Railroad, City of Copenhagen, 1962 Costa Rica, American Telephone and Telegraph, etc., each complete with coupons (overprinted Specimen), beautifully engraved, mostly on pages from a presentation album, suitable for framing
S
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8927
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE TOPICALS
1940s-50s France, Philippines, Austria, South America, Haiti, Liberia, Monaco and others, selection of 29 different die proofs, also imperf. trial colors from Paraguay, various topics incl. Red Cross, Maps, Music, etc.
P
$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8928
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE TOPICALS
1955-63 Liberia, Sports & Summer Olympics and Winter Olympics, sets of imperf., gummed proofs, also Mali, Rowland Hill set of imperf. gutter pairs, fine-v.f.
P
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8929
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE TOPICALS
1950s-80s small selection of various imperf. deluxe sheets and artist signed die proofs from France (Scott 1442P, 1607P), trial color strip of five, etc., mostly related to "Atom and Radiology", plus 1960 World Refugee Year, with France B340P sepia, printer's inspection proof (only 4-5 issued), plus Togo B15-16P sepia proofs (only 4-5 printed), Monaco 1960 trial color imperf. sheet of 25, plus various items from former French Colonies, South America (Dominican Republic, Bolivia), etc.
P
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8930
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE TOPICALS
1968 selection of printer's proofs from Congo, nine uncut imperforate sheets of 13 (including two souvenir sheets), progressive stages with varieties of issues. In addition to Space, there is Martin Luther King, Olympics, John F. Kennedy and Robert Kennedy, some creases and other small faults, occasional correction marks in pen, scarce lot
Box P
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8931
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE TOPICALS
1970s balance of a consignment, with three original artist drawings (Chesnot) including two Europa and one UPU (design adapted for a First Day Cover cachet in 1974), "Impressor" proofs from Senegal, issues for Princess Diana, with imperforate souvenir sheets (3) and sheetlets of nine (two), also Animals, set of five on a "Cartor" presentation sheetlet; plus 1999 Mushrooms, imperforate sheetlets of 25, set of four, plus same on printer's presentation sheet, as well as Butterflies from New Caledonia and Tigers from North Korea (imperforate sheet of 16), v.f. lot
P
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8932
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS Americana on Stamps
1930s-50s selection of 20+ engraved vignettes in various colors, most used as central designs for banknotes or stock certificates, with battle of Trenton, Pilgrims, battle of Princeton, etc.
P
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8933
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS Medicine on Stamps
1950s-80s selection in a small box, with France artist signed die proofs (France Scott 1979P,B510P), imperf. deluxe sheets (865-68P, B584-89P), other signed artist die proofs and imperfs from the former French Colonies, Togo Red Cross printer's inspection proof in sepia (only a few printed), other similar items, issues for Madame Curie, imperf. deluxe sheets, trial colors from Monaco, some sheets, few covers, older items, etc. A very interesting lot
Box **P
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8934
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS Olympics on Stamps
1950s-80s selection in small box, with Monaco 1964 (Scott 592-95,C65) imperforate pairs, 1221-22 imperf. trial color strips of five, also imperf. pair from France, block of four from Andorra, numerous imperf. trials and deluxe sheets from former French Colonies in Africa, imperf. sheets, also South America, occasional varieties, signed Artist die proofs, etc., mostly fine-v.f.
Box **P
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8935
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS Olympics on Stamps
1975 UPU and Olympics, selection of 180 artist die proofs from Cambodia, six different colors of each value, also 54 composite die proofs of three, various colors, each with printer's embossing at lower left corner, v.f. and colorful group of die proofs from Cambodia
P
Catalog #333/367P
$7,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8936
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS Space on Stamps
1960s-90s Russian Cosmonauts' autographs, duplicated collection of 1,150+ original signatures, mostly on 730+ Space-related covers, cards, FDCs, picture postcards, photographs and leaflets, with autographs of Yuri Gagarin (8 items), Vladimir Komarov (5 items), Vladislav Volkov (4 items), also Anatoly Levchenko, Herman Titov, Valentina Tereshkova, Valery Bykovsky, Georgy Beregovoy, Pavel Popovich, plus many others, fine-v.f. and valuable assembly of original Cosmonauts' autographs
Envelope
$9,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8937
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS Space on Stamps
1960s-90s selection of mostly imperf. and trial color proofs, various subjects including Zeppelin, Concorde, Lindbergh, numerous artist signed die proofs and deluxe sheets from former French Colonies in Africa, Chad, Mali, Gabon, also Monaco, some earlier items include Gordon Bennett Balloon cards from Belgium (6 items), Equatorial Guinea imperf. singles value omitted, Mermoz covers from France, group of 63 imperf. sheets from Gabon, some oversized items, covers, etc., mostly fine-v.f.
Box P
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8938
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE COVERS AND POSTAL HISTORY
1905-46 collection of 124 covers and cards, mostly multiple country frankings, Esperanto, Tourist, World Tour and Antarctica items, bearing appropriate markings and used in combination with many stamps from Albania, Austria, Germany, France, Japan, Norway, Czechoslovakia, Russia, Italy, Belgium, Spain, Portugal, Netherlands, French Colonies, Great Britain, Colombia, Ecuador and many others, neatly mounted and partly written up on pages, exceptionally nice quality for these. An interesting group of postal history, most of the items ($100+ category) can be offered individually
Envelope
$7,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8939
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE COVERS AND POSTAL HISTORY
1848-1960 balance of a consignment, hundreds of covers and cards, mostly in albums, housed in four cartons, with good selection of Belgium, including Semi-Postals on covers and Maximum Cards, Gordon-Bennet Balloon cards, Greenland, Iceland, Austria, Switzerland (1945 Basel Dove and 1951 Lunaba souvenir sheets on FDCs), Poland, with souvenir sheets (B31), Generalgouvernement, Russia WWI correspondence, Hungary, Yugoslavia, picture postcards, Spain & Colonies, Portugal, Philippines, with WWII items, flight covers, Argentina, with Eva Peron issues, souvenir sheets, other South America, India, Nepal, Luxembourg, Liechtenstein, many better items, occasional stamps, France, with selection of Pexip related items (souvenir sheet with Exhibition cancels), 1964 Philatec sheet of eight (used), variety of cards and labels, miscellaneous stamps and booklets from Canada, Monaco (also imperf. sets), Italy with unused sets, Vatican City, Romania, Bulgaria, plus others, excellent assembly with many better items, clean, fine-v.f.
Envelope
$2,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8940
LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE COVERS AND POSTAL HISTORY
1909-20 collection of 40 covers or cards, usually multi-country frankings and "tourist cards", with Ottoman Empire cancels and used alongside Germany, French, Italian, Russian, Austrian, British Office counterparts, plus three cards from China, one with Norwegian adhesive, plus other interesting and well traveled covers
Envelope
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed

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