Sale 828 — Foreign Stamps and Covers, featuring The Hall Collection

Sale Date — Friday, 15 September, 2000

Category — Collections and Accumulations by Country

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2637
 
AUSTRALIA. 1913-55, comprehensive collection of unused and used stamps on Scott Specialty album pages, used incl. Nos. 56, 102 (2), 129, unused incl. Nos. 1-13, 19-37, 38-44, 57, 95a, 96-101, 113-128, 132, Air Post complete, few perf varieties, some faults, many are Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail approx.

11,200
2,600
2638
 
AUSTRIA. 1850-1998, virtually complete, mostly used to 1883, better incl. Nos. 7, 8, 17-21, mostly unused 1883-1998, better incl. Nos. 51-65, 86a-105a, 127, 128-144, 167, 520-565, B87-B92, B106-B109, B110, B112-B117, B132-B141, B269-B271, C12-C31, C54-C60, J132-J158, M1-M21, M69-M82, mostly mounted in Minkus album, generally Very Fine, an outstanding collection

E. 3,000-4,000
2,500
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2639
og
BAHAMAS. 1863-98, Eleven unused stamps, most original gum, incl. Nos. 11, 11a, 11b, 13, 13a, 14, 14a, 14c, 16, 18a, 24, few small faults, all appear Fine-Very Fine

2,210
290
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2640
 
BARBADOS. 1852-59, album pages of unused and used singles and blocks, incl. corner margin block of twelve of No. 2, used incl. Nos. 1a, 2 (several, shades), 4, 5 (pair), 5a (2), 8 (3), 9, also cover with pair of No. 6, some faults to be expected, most appear Fine-Very Fine, an interesting group, Scott Retail approx.

8,500
2,700
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2641
 
BELGIUM. 1849-1976, mostly complete collection with used to 1935, many better incl. Nos. 1-12, 1a, 1b, 6a-8a, 18-26, 60-75, 108-122, 124-137, 172-184, B1-B24, B123-B131, B144-B162, also incl. many paper, perforation and color varieties, unused 1936-1976, better incl. Nos. 435-445, B521-B566, strength in souvenir sheets incl. Nos. 171, 221, B169, B458a, B466A, B466B, B605a, also incl. few complete sheets of 10 and 25 incl. Nos. 127, 128, 139 (two), 170a, B63, B68, B106, B166-B168, B220, complete set of Nos. B303 & B304 privately overprinted souvenir sheets, neatly mounted in three Lighthouse albums, Fine-Very Fine, a beautiful collection

E. 4,000-5,000
3,000
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2642
 
BRITISH GUIANA. 1853-1953, comprehensive collection of unused and used stamps on Scott Specialty album pages, incl. used Nos. 9, 10, 12, 35, 37-43, 72a, 74a, 80, O4, O5, O9, O10, unused incl. Nos. 10, 17, 19-21, 23-28, 29-33, 37 unsigned, 44, 44A, 58-62, 171, 239a, O3, some faults, some are Fine-Very Fine, an interesting and valuable collection, Scott Retail approx.

24,000
4,750
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2643
 
BRITISH HONDURAS. 1865-1949, collection of mostly unused stamps on Scott Specialty album pages, virtually complete, only a few used incl. Nos. 2, 17, 25, better unused incl. Nos. 3, 4-7, 8-12, 13-16, 57, 104, some faults to be expected, most are Fine-Very Fine

4,667
1,450
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2644
 
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, Triangles. Impressive holding of unused and used stamps, wide range of issues incl. some on deeply blued, 1p and 4p Woodcuts, some multiples incl. pairs and blocks, also a cover, many have three margins, few faults to be expected, overall a Fine-Very Fine and valuable group, worth close inspection

E. 2,000-3,000
3,500
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2645
 
FALKLAND ISLANDS. 1878-1953, comprehensive collection of mostly unused stamps on Scott Specialty album pages, incl. Nos. 1, 8, 19, 20-21, 22-29, 30-40, 52 (signed Bloch), 54-64, 65-76, used incl. Nos. 2, 19e, few faults to be expected, most are Fine-Very Fine, an interesting and valuable collection

8,939
2,900
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2646
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FRANCE. 1870-1974, unused collection in three Lighthouse hingeless albums, mostly complete after 1936, sporadically filled prior, better incl. Nos. 40, 299, 315-320, 329, 414, 700-705, B34, B66, B67, generally Very Fine, owner's Scott Retail over

4,000
550
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2647
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FRANCE. 20th Century unused collection neatly mounted in Minkus album, mostly complete from 1936, better incl. Nos. 262, 299, 301, 414, 700-705, B48-B53, generally Very Fine, Scott Retail approximately

1,900
300
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2648
 
FRANCE. 1849-1982, used collection mounted or hinged in Minkus album, strength in 19th century incl. Nos. 12, 13, 37, 38, 41, 46, 47, 79, 96, 109-132, J21, postal cancels (no CTO), generally Very Fine, owner's Scott Retail over

4,200
325
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2649
 
FRANCE. 1849-1986, approx. 1,400 used stamps neatly arranged on stockpages with every stamp identified and catalogued, better incl. Nos. 37, 38, 41, 47, 48, 96, generally Very Fine, owner's Scott Retail in excess of

3,500
210
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2650
 
FRANCE. 1920's-1996, collection of unused and used hinged in Scott Specialty album to 1979, 1980-1999 on stockpages, strength in Semi Postals and Air Posts, better incl. unused Nos. B3-B7, B9, B12-B18, B20-B37, B39-B41, B285-B290, B294-B299, C1, C2,tamp is an Extremely Fine Gem, SG £650 as two singles

4,000
700
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2651
 
GERMANY. Large and Small Shields, four covers and three used blocks, blocks of Small Shield -1/4gr and 5gr, Large Shield -1/2gr, covers all Small Shield issue incl. 18kr tied by circular datestamp to New York, few combination coverssome faults, overall appear Fine, an interesting group

E. 1,000-1,500
1,700
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2652
 
GERMANY. 19th & 20th Century, comprehensive collection of unused and used stamps in three Scott Specialty albums and stockbook, many earlier issues represented by two pages: one unused and one used, incl. good showing of Large and Small Shields (unused and used), some souvenir sheets incl. Ostropa, Iposta, 664a (the latter both unused and used), some Occupation issues, Soviet Zone, Air Post, many topicals, few faults, overall Fine-Very Fine, a very nice collection

E. 4,500-5,000
3,750
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2653
 
GERMANY. 20th Century, valuable holding of unused and used stamps, some better items incl. Ostropa sheet, Nothilfe souvenir sheet tied by "Breslau 2 21.12.33" datestamps on cover, unused Nothilfe, some attractive G.D.R. covers, few used blocks, other items, some faults, some appear Fine-Very Fine, an interesting and eclectic group, also incl. some Czechoslovakia overprints

E. 3,500-4,000
2,900
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2654
c
GERMANY COVERS. Collection of 50 covers and postcards to USA, mostly 1930's-1950's, variety of frankings incl. many mixed, generally Fine

E. 200-300
200
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2655
 
GREAT BRITAIN. Many hundreds of unused and used stamps and booklets, on album and stock pages and in glassines, better incl. unused Nos. 224, 249-251A, £1 Wedgewood Booklets (three), booklets with heavy duplication, used incl. few No. 1's, also incl. small cover and unused postal stationery accumulations, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
7,500
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2656
 
GREAT BRITAIN CANCELLATIONS. Collection of many hundreds of cancels, mostly 19th Century with emphasis on Penny Reds incl. platings of No. 33, wide variety of towns and slogans, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
900
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2657
 
GREAT BRITAIN COVERS. 19th Century, more than 125 covers, better incl. transatlantics, couple with No. 1's incl. pair to Edinburgh, many on auction lot cards, Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,000
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2658°
 
GREECE. 1861-1961, comprehensive old-time collection of unused and used stamps on home made album pages, strength of the collection is in the Hermes Heads with incredible range of shades, printings and cancels, most all have four ample to large margins, the stamps were obviously selected by the owner for condition, the occasional trivial imperfection may be found, overall a Very Fine and outstanding collection, worth close inspection

E. 10,000-12,000
10,500
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2659
 
GREENLAND. 1938-1996, mostly unused collection on hingless pages and stockpages, better Mint N.H. incl. Nos. 1-9, 28-38, unused incl. Nos. 19-21, 23-24 (two), minor duplication, generally Very Fine

E. 200-300
325
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2660
 
HONG KONG. 1862-1961, collection of over 160 stamps hinged on Scott pages, mostly used incl. Victoria heads, Edward VII, George V, better unused incl. $10 Silver Wedding, few faulty not counted, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
325
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2661
 
ICELAND. 1902-1997, mostly unused collection of approximately 750 stamps on stockcards, many better Mint N.H. incl. Nos. 229-231, unused incl. Nos. 213-216, B5, C11, overall Very Fine

E. 400-600
675
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2662
 
IRAQ, Military and Civilian Censor Markings. Collection of 78 covers with a wide variety of markings, incl. British Occupation of 1914-1919 (2), World War II (44), 1960-69 period (23), and misc. (9), better incl. 1917 Active Service cover to Bombay India, 1918 Active Service cover to Manchester, England, WW II usages from Palestine and Syria (6 each), Switzerland (via So. Africa), Field Post Offices (5), Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
350
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2663
 
IRAQ, Overprints. Collection of over 80 different overprint varieties incl. inverted and doubled, vast majority unlisted in Scott, better listed incl. Nos. 29a, 29b, 32a (blocks of four), mounted on quadrille pages, also incl. Nos. C1-C8, perf and imperf, with "Specimen" ovpts. and group of sheets and part sheets, Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
250
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2664
nh
ISRAEL TAB SINGLE COLLECTION. 1949-1998, Mint N.H.. complete except for Nos. 7-9 and J1-J5, incl. Nos. 1-3 rouletted, 1-6, 10-14, 17-25, 27 (left and right), 28-50, 55, C1-C6, J6-J11, tab singles to 1983, tab blocks of four from 1984, minor duplication, also incl. all booklet panes and tete-beche pairs and horizontal tete-beche pairs with gutters, plus shoebox of hundreds of modern first day covers, and sheet of first Duck stamps, collection neatly mounted in five Minkus albums, Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
1,900
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2665
 
ISRAEL TAB SINGLE COLLECTION. Mostly complete to 1991 with many better incl. Nos. 1-6, 10-14, 17-25, 28-34, 55, C1-C6, C16, J6-J11, also incl. tete-beche gutter pairs, tab blocks virtually complete 1970-1991, complete unused postal stationery collection and a shoebox of modern cacheted first day covers, Nos. 23, 25, 35-37 with short tabs, generally Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
900
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2666
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ISRAEL BOOKLETS. 1948-73, 18 different, better incl. Bale Nos. B1, B2, B3a, B4c, B6, No. B1 taken apart and incorrectly restapled (not affecting stamps), three low values with tape stains inside back cover, otherwise Very Fine, Bale

1,262
350
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2667
 
LIECHTENSTEIN. 1912-1999, Collection of approximately 1,250 stamps, virtually complete, better incl. Nos. 1-3, 54-69, 74-80 (Mint N.H.), 94-107, 131 (Mint N.H.), 260, 264, 356 (Mint N.H.), C1-C16, O1-O20, also incl. No. 64 freak corner margin block of four, neatly mounted on Minkus pages, Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
1,700
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2668
 
NEW ZEALAND. 1855-1948, comprehensive collection of unused and used stamps on Scott Specialty album pages, incl. strong showing of early Chalons incl. used Auckland Blue Papers, several other rarer, strong showing of Officials with many better, few varieties incl. C1a, mixed condition as often found for this difficult country, some appear Fine-Very Fine, a fascinating collection with high catalogue value

E. 7,500-10,000
8,000
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2669
c
SPAIN STAMPLESS COVERS. 1820's-30's, approx. 166 folded letters, incl. wide range of origins, some fancy markings, destinations incl. London, France, Italy, some faults, many are Fine-Very Fine, also incl. two-volume reference work Prefilatelica Espanola in pristine condition, an interesting group

E. 500-750
1,050
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2670
 
SWITZERLAND. Collection of approximately 1,250 mostly unused stamps, mostly complete 1914-1990, many better incl. Nos. 182-185, 206, 226, 293-305, B1-B9, B105, B143, B206, C1-C12, 4O1-4O39, 5O6-5O25, 6O1-6O8, listed officials and some souvenir sheets Mint N.H., No. 185 unused (no gum), No. 226 tiny thin spot, mounted on Minkus pages, also incl. Nos. 383, 385 & 387 in sheets of uncut booklet panes of four, generally Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
1,250
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2671
c
TANNU TUVA. Collection of eighteen covers, seventeen with Scott listed stamps, most to Allrussian Philatelic Association, variety of frankings incl. five with first issues, three with 1927 ovpts., nine with 1927 issues, one with 1935 issue, also incl. No. 37 (two unused), Very Fine and seldom seen lot

E. 1,000-1,500
1,300
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2672
 
TRINIDAD. 1851-60, collection of unused and used stamps on album pages, incl. blocks, most issues are represented incl. No. 12 (4, shades), some faults to be expected, many appear Fine-Very Fine, an interesting group, Scott Retail approx.

3,700
800
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2673
 
UNITED NATIONS. Collection of singles and margin inscription blocks, better singles incl. No. 38, UNTEA set, inscription blocks incl. No. 149 with "Bundesdruckerei Berlin" (two), sheets incl. complete set of Flags, 1988 Forests, also incl. souvenir card collection and over 400 first day covers, Very Fine

E. 400-500
350
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