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Sale 949 — General Foreign Stamps and Covers

Sale Date — Friday, 14 December, 2007

Category — Collection by Country

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1312
 
Afghanistan, 1873-1997. One volume, used and unused, early issues spotty, fairly complete after 1927 with singles, complete sets and souvenir sheets, also a few covers, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
2,000
1313
 
Australia, 1913-81. One volume, nearly all used, better items incl. used Nos. 127, 132 and O1-O2, unused 37, 95a and 365-379 (Mint N.H.), also 127-129 "Specimen" ovpts., Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
800
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1314
og
Austria, 1850-2002. Two volumes, nearly complete, mostly unused, incl. Nos. 106-109 (used), 110a-144, B87-B92, B110, B110a, Air Post complete with C54-C60 Mint N.H., also back-of-book, Fine-Very Fine with few exceptions

E. 1,000-1,500
3,500
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1315
 
Austria, 1850-1950. Nearly complete used and unused collection for these years in one album, incl. 1910 Birthday Jubilee set unused, used 1931 Rotary set, 1933 WIPA regular and granite paper unused, 1936 10s Dolfuss, better Semi-Postal and Air Post sets, some Offices and Occupations, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
2,400
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1316
og
Belgian Congo, 1886-1965. One volume, fairly complete and mostly unused, of note are over 25 1917-29 covers and cards and a set of N17-N24 German East Africa Occupation on "Wilson" covers, while the stamps are inexpensive, they are surprisingly difficult to find on cover, Fine-Very Fine, also incl. some Ruanda Urundi

E. 750-1,000
1,400
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1317
og
Belgium, 1849-2002. Very handsome largely complete collection in four volumes, mostly unused with some Mint N.H., many better incl. Nos. 121 (used), 124-137, 170a, 171, B45-B47, B69-B71 with "L" Ovpts., B114-B122, B132-B143, excellent Parcel Post, also an 1882 Progress Proof of an unissued 2fr design, overall Fine-Very Fine, desirable lot

E. 2,000-3,000
6,500
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1318
 
Brazil, 1844-1900. Used and unused on pages, incl. Postage Dues and Newspapers, generally Fine-Very Fine

1,150
160
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1319
 
Canada Small Queens, Ottawa and Montreal Printings. Well over 200 used stamps on pages, considerable duplication but there are a few nice cancels and shades to be found, also incl. one page of Victoria Maple Leaf Issues of 1897-98 and 1898-1902, all used except three unused original gum (Nos. 66, 71 and 83), generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
700
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1320
og
Canada, King George V "Admiral" Issue, 1911-26. Small stock of about 75 unused stamps and four booklet panes, incl. Nos. 115 (four), 116 (six, one no gum), 118 (six, four Mint N.H.), 119 (four), 120, 130 (two strips of four, end stamps Mint N.H.), 133, 136-138 (five or six of each) and 139 (Mint N.H. block of four), a few with faults, some h.r., vast majority Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
800
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1321
og
Canada. Collection on pages, incl. few used earlier issues (catalog $357.00), essentially complete unused from 1912 Admirals through 1939 with all dollar values plus Air Post, Special Delivery and Postage Dues, Fine-Very Fine lot

4,484
650
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1322
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Canada, 1898-early 1950's. Nearly 200 different unused stamps on stock sheets, incl. Jubilee to 50c, Victoria Maple Leafs to 8c, Quebec to 20c, Admirals complete, Scroll and Arch sets complete plus the subsequent four $1.00 values, also some Air Post and couple Special Delivery, Fine-Very Fine lot

E. 750-1,000
900
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1323
og
Canada Accumulation. Well over 200 stamps, mostly on stock pages, virtually all late 1920's to the early 1950's, many blocks of four with Nos. 152, 173, 190 and C4, booklet panes with Nos. 153a, 166c (two) and 218a, eight George V coil pairs, also a sprinkling of earlier material with couple better Victoria Maple leafs and a 20c Edward VII, a little stuck together material included but not counted, quite a bit Mint N.H. and overall a nice clean Fine-Very Fine lot

E. 1,000-1,500
750
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1324
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Canada Accumulation. Several hundred stamps, 1930's to 1970's, incl. Regulars, Commemoratives, some Air Post, Special Delivery, a few Postage Dues and Officials, vast majority are blocks of four and plate no. blocks of four incl. few matched sets, largely Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, nice clean lot

E. 750-1,000
950
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1325
 
Canada Small Accumulation. About 125 used and unused stamps on approval cards, material ranges from Imperf Pence Issues to George V, several better incl. Admirals apparently complete (50c and $1.00 Mint N.H.), generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
800
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1326
 
Canada. Small used accumulation of about 60 stamps on a stock sheet, incl. 1c First Decimal, Large Queens with three -1/2c, six 1c and fifteen 3c, some Small Queens, two 8c and one 10c Jubilee, 20c Victoria Maple Leaf, 20c and 50c Edward VII, 15c Quebec, three each 50c "Blue Nose" and Grand Pre plus a few others, generally Fine-Very Fine, useful lot

E. 400-500
450
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1327
 
Cape of Good Hope, 1853-64. Mounted collection of over 200 Triangular stamps, virtually all used, incl. Dies "A" and "B", shades, pairs, blocks, on piece and on cover, incl. one each of the two "Woodblock" values and used Mafeking No. 178, some with faults or cut in but still a fair number of very attractive stamps to be found, overall Fine for these, this is part of the Warren Latshaw award winning exhibition collection

E. 5,000-7,500
8,500
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1328
 
Cape of Good Hope Triangular Issues, 1853-58. Over 60 used stamps on pages identified as Die "A" or Die "B", few slight shade variations, Very Good-Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,700
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1329
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China and People's Republic of China, 1878-2002. Rather complete for both in five volumes, incl. many better singles and sets, China incl. better early issues, Nos. 1041, 1095a (staple bends one side), Air Post, back-of-book and Local Posts, mostly unused, Fine-Very Fine

E. 5,000-7,500
16,500
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1330
 
Colombia Collection. Two volumes, nearly complete with virtually all of the Classic Issues, Air Post from 1920 with an interesting showing of unlisted C11 vars. in multiples incl. Tete-Beche, back-of-the-book and States, also one volume of covers, virtually all First Days of the late 1960's to early 1970's,

E. 1,500-2,000
4,000
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1331
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Colombia "SCADTA" Overprints. One volume mounted collection of approximately 220 different, virtually all unused stamps, incl. handstamped and machine printed issues, quite a few complete sets, better incl. Denmark machine printed and Germany Baranquilla handstamps, also legal size "EU" cover with pairs of the 10c, 3c and a single 1p with Colombian postage, Fine-Very Fine collection, some signed Kessler, Rendon and others

E. 1,500-2,000
2,500
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1332
 
Colombia Varieties Collection. Small album containing about 50-75 items, incl. imperforates and part perforates, "Specimens" (some archival with tiny punch holes as always), inverted and double ovpts., printed on both sides, proofs and essays, spelling and denomination errors, etc., mostly unlisted, overall Fine-Very Fine, a fabulous lot of scarce material and a must for the specialist

E. 1,500-2,000
2,500
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1333
c
Colombia Covers, 1846-1930. Approximately 80 in two binders, starts with stampless cover from Bogota to James Buchanan as Secretary of State, stamps incl. Nos. 4, 17, two 31, 31a to Paris, 38, 39, 54, 54b, three 81, each with 5c U.S. Postage Due No. J4; 82, two U.S. No. U179 Entires used from Colon to U.S., 104 and 106 combination, 109, 131 and F8 combination and more, generally Fine-Very Fine, scarce lot

E. 3,000-4,000
10,500
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1334
og
Egypt Collection, 1866-1954. One volume, virtually complete for the period and nearly all unused, incl. better singles, many complete sets, Air Post and other back-of-book, Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
1,900
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1335°
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Europa Topical, 1950-83. Massive specialized collection in twelve Lighthouse volumes, begins with Europa-Union period with better Saar, Luxembourg, Greece and Portugal, 1953 Belgium with complete black proof sand set of imperforate pairs, the Europa issues from 1956-83 include year sets, perforated and imperforate singles, miniature and souvenir sheets, covers, trial color proofs, die proofs, artist's signed proofs, Austrian "Black" proofs and more, a few better highlights include Belgium 1956-59 with Black proofs, deluxe sheets and imperforates, 1962 composite trial color die proofs in Vermilion and Turquoise Blue, France 1957 two different artist progress proofs, various trial color and issued color plate proofs, 1958 composite Black die proof, trial color large die and plate proofs, 1959 trial color plate proofs and issued dies, Liechtenstein 1960 and Luxembourg 1956 First Day covers and Greece Nos. 539-541 Mint N.H. blocks of four with full offset on reverse (almost as strong as the impression on front, really remarkable), a 1966 common design with Black omitted, presumably all the stamps are Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, incredibly comprehensive valuable collection which is ideal for expansion and continuation

E. 10,000-15,000
5,500
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1336
 
France Collection, 1849-1963. Very comprehensive one volume collection which is virtually complete for the period less about twelve stamps, early issues mostly used, later virtually all unused, many better incl. Nos. 197, 226 (used), 241, 246, C1-C2, C14-C15 (used), C17 and J40 to name a few, also incl. some Offices Abroad, French Colonies 1859-1906, French Occupation of Germany 1947-49, Saar and Memel, etc., early issues typical mixed condition, later on virtually all Fine-Very Fine, nice collection

E. 2,000-3,000
6,000
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1337
 
France, 1849-1992. Collection of hundreds of used and unused stamps in three hingeless albums, almost complete, includes some better items such as used Nos. 9, 21, 37 and C15, unused Nos. B8-B9, B66-B67, C1-C2 and C14, the more modern material appears to be all Mint N.H., also incl. a less valuable, mostly used collection from 1849-1972, there are a few lightly stuck in mount and some very trivial toning, otherwise vast majority Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
4,000
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1338
 
France, 1849-1949. Nearly complete, nearly all used collection on pages, incl. 10c, 15c, 40c and 1fr Carmine First Issue, 1853 1fr Napoleon, 1863-71 5fr, 1917-18 1fr and 5fr War Orphans (unused), First Air Post set of two (unused), later Air Post with 1936 50f Emerald and Bank Note used, condition on the early material is slightly mixed but still nicer than typically seen, otherwise Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
2,600
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1339
 
France Used Collection, 1849-1900. On Lighthouse hingeless pages, virtually complete for these years with the exception of some the more valuable earlier issues, incl. Nos. 1, 3, 9b, two 5fr Laureated No. 37, Nos. 38-48, Peace and Commerce Issues almost complete, includes a few varieties, also some 1871-77 French Colonies, some duplicates (a few run into the early 20th Century), range of cancels, few faults as usually found but condition better than most (all imperfs have four margins), generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
2,400
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1340
c
France Covers. The Petetin correspondence, 1836-75, nearly 30 covers from France to Grand Coteau, Louisiana, nice variety of markings incl. "New York U.S. Notes 18", red "New York Ship", red straight line "Ship", one 2fr40c Registered rate with red "Charge", London and New York registry handstamps, "New York Due 10 U.S. Currency", "N.Y. Steamship 10", red "Baltimore Am. Pkt. Paid", red "2" over "cents" and more, most of the frankings are the more common, however there are two of note, the first a triple mixed issues cover with Nos. 23, 36 and 56, the other 30c and 40c 1870-71 Bordeaux Issue singles with large to mostly huge margins, quite attractive and scarce, other covers mixed condition although generally Fine, a nice lot for the Trans-Atlantic specialist

E. 300-400
1,200
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1341
c
France, Fancy Cancels on Peace & Commerce Stamps. Sixteen covers used between 1898-1900, all with "R.F." in waving flag cancels of Paris incl. few different designs, fresh and Very Fine

E. 300-400
600
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1342
 
France and Colonies Collection, 1843-2002. Eleven volumes (one is France 19th and 20th Century covers), wide range of issues and Colonies, France proper incl. 1964 PHILALEC Deluxe Proof and Nos. C1-C2, generally less expensive material but a lot of it and very attractively displayed, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
4,000
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1343
P
French Area Die Proofs. Assortment of 109 different, incl. Cambodia and Laos, much topical material,Very Fine

E. 400-500
0
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1344
P
French Southern and Antarctic Territory Proofs Collection. Wonderful holding of Large Die Proofs, Deluxe Proofs, Progressive Trial Color Plate Proofs and few other Plate Proofs, incl. seven signed by the artist, incl. one hand-painted Progressive Large Die Essay for No. 10, another "Epreuve D'Etat" for the same issue, also five Large Die Proofs for the same issue as well as some also hand-colored artists's proof for No. 22 and a few others for the same issue, all are pristine and Very Fine, an excellent opportunity to acquire a highly exhibitable holding of these beautiful proofs

E. 12,000-15,000
8,000
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1345
c
French Southern and Antarctic Territory Covers. Eleven, incl. seven with Nos. 8-10 with cachets and four with Nos. 28 and 30, one of latter from XIX Expedition, various cancels incl. Terre Adelie, Archipel-des-Crozet, Kerguelen, Iles St. Paul et Amsterdam, fresh and Very Fine

E. 500-750
600
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1346
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Germany and Areas Collection, 1850's-2002. Strong comprehensive collection in eight spring-back binders (two are covers, one other contains only a few pages), incl. States, Colonies, Offices Abroad, Occupations incl. 10NB11, excellent Berlin with UPU set, booklet panes, varieties, 9NB1-9NB3 on cover, 9NB3a, Germany proper regular issues with Post Horns complete, strong Semi-Postals with many booklet panes, better Souvenir Sheets as B33, B58 and B68, and all of the later early 1950's sets, Air Post complete, and more, mostly unused with some Mint N.H., earlier issues somewhat mixed condition as typically seen, otherwise vast majority Fine-Very Fine

E. 5,000-7,500
12,500
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1347
 
German Areas Collection. Many hundreds of mostly used stamps in an album and on pages, incl. States, Germany proper, Occupations, Saar and other areas, substantially complete with many better items, excellent Wurttemberg with used 18kr values and an original gum 70kr, strong Saar, Germany with 5m Reichpost, OSTROPA souvenir sheet, better Semi-Postals, o.g Polar Flight set, and much more, there are varieties and a section of used inflation (not expertized but look genuine), generally Fine-Very Fine, a valuable and very appealing collection

E. 4,000-5,000
8,500
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1348
 
Germany Stock. Large Elbe expandable stock book, starts with Semi-Postals and includes several better early Souvenir Sheets, the N.H. sets from the early 1950's, French Occupation, Berlin with No. 9N1-9N3 (three sets, two Mint N.H.) and 9NB3a Souvenir Sheet (Mint N.H., edge crease) and some Saar, also two binders of virtually all used Germany between Nos. 2 and 1530, mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
1,800
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1349
 
German Offices and Colonies. Essentially complete used and unused collection on pages, incl. better as unused Offices in China, Morocco and Turkey 5m "Reichost" (Turkey Ty. I), Kiauchau $1-1/2 and $2-1/2 unwatermarked, some useful duplication, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
5,000
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1350
nh
Germany (Berlin) Collection, 1948-55. Mint N.H. on stock sheets, incl. nos. 9N1-16, 35-11, B1-B13, B3a (extra sets of 1-16 and B1-3), all key stamps signed Schlegel, Very Fine, Michel value 6,575 Euros

E. 1,500-2,000
2,600
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1351
 
German Democratic Republic Collection, 1949-90. Twelve volumes in all, six are covers from the first issue onward and incl. better such as Nos. 82-84 "set' cover, 83, block of four and B21a, four are for the unused stamps which are probably complete for the period and most likely all Mint N.H., incl. singles, blocks, booklets, booklet panes and souvenir sheets, the eleventh album is Russian Zone and incl. East Saxony Michel No. 41, the last is only a few pages and contains German Fieldpost and Propaganda issues, Fine-Very Fine, an exceptional lot of this collecting area

E. 1,500-2,000
3,000
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1352
 
Great Britain, 1840-1948. Solid used collection on pages, incl. Nos 1, 2, 5-7, 27, 28, two each 40 and 42, 53, 55, three, 56, 57, three, 65, 75, 93, 108, 109, two, 110, 123, 124, 140-142, 206, some Officials and Turkish Offices, typical mixed condition, generally Fine-Very Fine as these collections are seen

E. 2,000-3,000
6,750
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1353
c
Great Britain, 1840, 1p Black (1; SG 2). Eleven covers, one front and a fragment, variety of dates and plates, generally Fine lot

5,775
1,800
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1354
 
Great Britain. Wholesale lot of used Castles (between nos. 309/528), approximately 300 stamps, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

1,688
100
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1355
 
Greece Mint and Used Collection and Accumulation, 1861-1961. Virtually complete used and unused collection in Scott Specialty album including Occupations, plus collection balances, duplicates, some "upgrades" from used to unused and a few covers, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 4,000-5,000
4,750
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1356
 
Greece Collection, 1861-1988. One volume, nearly complete for the period used and unused, incl. Regular Issues, Commemoratives, Air Post and other back-of-the-book, many better singles and complete sets, Fine-Very Fine collection

E. 1,500-2,000
2,700
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1357
og
Greenland Collection, 1938-2000. One volume, apparently complete unused collection, some Mint N.H., incl. 1945 Normal Overprints and the Six Errors, Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,300
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1358
 
Hungary Collection, 1871-1968. Solid two volume collection with a high degree of completeness, incl. many imperforates (1958-62) and Souvenir Sheets such as No. C81 perforated (unused and on First Day Cover) and unused imperforate, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
1,700
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1359
og
Iceland Collection, 1873-2002. One volume, nearly complete and nearly all unused, incl. Nos. 85, 98, 140, 149, 152-166, 232-235, 245 (used), 273, C4-C11, O2 (used), O53-O67 and more, virtually all Fine-Very Fine, nice collection

E. 1,000-1,500
2,200
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1360
c
Indochina, Covers. Ten, from 1897-1922, most addressed to U.S. and sent registered, colorful frankings with most bearing 1919-22 surcharged issue, Very Fine, worthwhile group

E. 1,500-2,000
1,000
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1361
 
Iran Collection 1868-2001. One volume, nearly complete used and unused, many better sets and singles, Regular Issues, Semi-Postals, Air Post and other back-of-the-book, virtually all Fine-Very Fine, No. 809 with 2000 Sadii certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
2,900
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1362
 
Israel Used Collection, 1948-62. Pages of used tabbed singles, incl. Nos. 1-9 and also the three rouletted values, J1-J5, fairly complete for period covered, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,900
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1363
og
Italy Collection, 1862-2002. Two volumes, nearly complete and mostly unused, some Mint N.H., better incl. Nos. 142A-142D (used), 170, B11a, B14, C27 and CO2, also back-of-the-book, Offices and some Colonies, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
6,250
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1364
 
Japan Collection, 1872-1964. Incredibly attractive mounted collection in two volumes (stops in 1951) and is nearly complete from 1883 incl. some blocks, better booklet panes, "Mihons" (Specimens) from the late 1940's to 1951, extensive informative typewritten descriptions of each issue, and a third volume containing Postal Stationery and WWII Occupations of Kwangtung China and the Philippines, lastly there are two additional volumes, one for Cacheted Covers of the 1964 Olympics and the other about 200 Post Cards with First Day cancellations from the late 1950's to early 1960's, virtually all Fine-Very Fine, should be viewed to fully appreciate

E. 5,000-7,500
11,500
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1365
og
Japan Collection, 1872-2003. Hundreds of virtually all unused stamps mounted in seven spring-back binders, incl. singles, sets, booklet panes, blocks , miniature sheets, much Mint N.H., better items throughout as No. C8 Souvenir Sheet (slight gum toning), some earlier questionable or not genuine as often is the case and not included in our estimate, overall Fine-Very Fine, pleasing collection

E. 3,000-4,000
7,500
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1366
nhbl
Japan Souvenir and Miniature Sheet Collection, 1934-51. Well over 100 items mounted in an album, vast majority Mint N.H. (possibly all), incl. 1934 Red Cross, 1935 Emperor's Visit, 1938-41 National Parks Souvenir Sheets, thirteen different 1951 Tourist Propaganda sheets (527/540), 1951 Children's Day (541), 1951 Peace Treaty (546-548), also a few later issues, Fine-Very Fine

E. 3,000-4,000
6,250
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1367
nhbl
Japan Miniature Sheets. Over 200 items in two binders between Nos. 639 to 2125, B12-B14, B43, most are between Nos. 1500 and 1764, also a few Souvenir Sheets and part sheets of definitive values, Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
2,100
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1368
 
Japan Used and Unused Stock, 19th and 20th Century. Many hundreds in a large Elbe expandable stock book and three binders, appears to be predominately used, nice variety in various quantities, noted are some better regular issue sets and singles, some Souvenir Sheets and some better Air Post, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
3,000
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1369
og
Japan, Offices in China and Korea Collection. Thirty-eight stamps on pages, incl. China Nos. 1-12, 14-19, and Korea Nos. 1, 2, 4-8, 10-13 and 15, Fine-Very Fine lot

1,503
1,100
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1370
og
Korea Collection, 1885-2003. Powerful collection in eight volumes, virtually complete with all of the desirable early sets as 13F-15, 18-33, 39-51 and 52-54, post WWII incl. Nos. 211, 285a, 286a, 183, 227-228 Souvenir Sheets, complete "Flag" singles and Souvenir Sheets, loads of better sets, imperforates, imperforate between pairs, some FDC's, etc., also Pyongyang Locals and other early North Korea, Fine-Very Fine, a splendid collection and a pleasure to view

E. 5,000-7,500
11,000
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1371
og
Liechtenstein Collection, 1912-2002. One volume, virtually complete and nearly all unused, many better as Nos. 1-3, 3a (used), 3b, 82-89, 107 (used), 108-110, 114 (used), 116-131, 171 Miniature Sheet, 218 Miniature Sheet (used), complete Air Post and O1-O8, Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
1,800
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1372
nh
Liechtenstein Collection, 1912-95. Virtually complete for these years, incl. better singles and sets, largely Mint N.H. but there are some expertly regummed stamps scattered throughout, fresh and attractive Fine-Very Fine appearance, a few signed and six with certificates

E. 1,000-1,500
0
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1373
 
Liechtenstein Collection, 1912-75. Largely complete for the period, nearly all unused, incl. better singles, sets and souvenir sheets, also an accumulation of used and unused Worldwide, Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
1,100
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1374
og
Luxembourg Collection, 1852-2002. One volume, virtually complete and nearly all unused, incl. regulars, Semi-Postals, Air Post, Postage Dues and Officials, better noted incl. Nos. 82a, 151 and B65A-B65Q, Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
2,100
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1375
 
Mexico Collection, 1856-1990. Two volume collection of many hundreds of used and unused stamps, first volume (to 1944) is packed with interesting material, much of which is specialized, there are inverted ovpts., imperforates, proofs, unlisted, shades and other varieties, the second volume slightly duplicates the first to 1944 then is virtually complete to 1990, as is the case with nearly all substantially valuable collections of Mexico there will be many items that require expert scrutiny from the very first issue to about the Revolutionary period, we have taken this into account in our estimate which may be proven to be on the conservative side, generally Fine-Very Fine, one of the more interesting collections of Mexico that we have encountered

E. 5,000-7,500
8,500
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1376
 
Mexico Collection,1856-1981. Largely complete for the period, 19th century mostly used, 20th century virtually all unused, Regulars, Commemoratives and Air Post, incl. many of the difficult overprints and surcharges, plus a few varieties, while the collector seems to have been cautious in collecting genuine stamps there may be some stamps with questionable overprints and we have adjusted our estimate accordingly, nevertheless this is a fairly significant collection of this popular area and condition is nearly all Fine-Very Fine

E. 4,000-5,000
6,750
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1377
 
Mexico First Issue District Names, 1856. Two volume collection containing about 170 stamps from a variety of Districts, virtually all used, fair number of 4r and 8r values, there are some that are not genuine, otherwise generally Fine-Very Fine, a challenging area for the specialist, the collector has already set up all the pages for the different districts so the new owner only has to go and search for the missing pieces

E. 750-1,000
1,600
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1378
 
Mexico Collection, 1856-95. Mostly used on pages, generally Fine-Very Fine

1,400
475
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1379
og
Monaco Collection, 1885-2002. Two volumes, virtually complete and mostly unused with some Mint N.H., incl. Regulars, Commemoratives, Semi-Postals, Air Post and Postage Dues, better sets and singles, the First Issue is complete with No. 9 original gum and No. 10 regummed over thin, overall Fine-Very Fine collection

E. 1,000-1,500
3,250
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1380
 
Monaco Collection, 1885-1986. Largely complete for these years used and unused in one volume, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
1,200
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1381
 
Netherlands Collection, 1852-2002. Two volumes, almost 100% complete, used and unused with some Mint N.H., lacks only a few back-of-book, many booklets, better used incl. Nos. 54, 86 and 101, unused Nos. 320-322, Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
2,800
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1382
og
Newfoundland Collection. Over 150 different unused stamps on stock pages, late nineteenth to 1940's, incl. complete sets, better values, some Air Post featuring $4.50 Balbo Flight surcharge, Fine-Very Fine lot

E. 750-1,000
1,300
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1383
og
Newfoundland Collection, 1901-35. Unused on Scott pages, fairly complete, Fine-Very Fine

1,188
400
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1384
og
Newfoundland Stock. Approximately 125 stamps on stock sheets, nearly all unused, fairly high percentage of original gum, between Nos. 25 and 130a with a few others, several better stamps in quantity as 25, 26 and 37-40, generally Fine-Very Fine, nice lot from an old time holding

E. 2,000-3,000
4,250
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1385
og
Newfoundland Small Accumulation. Over 100 stamps, all unused except two, wide variety, some blocks of four, minor duplication, incl. several better sets two unlisted plate proofs of Nos. 88 and 91, heavily etched on thick coated paper, possibly made by thermographic process, Fine-Very Fine lot

E. 500-750
750
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1386
 
Papua New Guinea Collection. Specialized collection in four volumes, 1901 to the mid-1970's, includes better unused sets such as Nos. 11-18, 94-109 and Air Post, SG perforated "O.S." on and off-cover, SG varieties as Nos. O1 and O57a, one volume with approximately 30 covers with "Relief" No. 7, 8 or 9 cancellations, these were used as temporary markings until the official postmark devices were received by the various post offices, volume of 85 FDC's from 1977-84, all from different towns and one volume of 1962-75 FDC's, some of the covers have light toning, otherwise virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 3,000-4,000
5,750
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1387
 
Portugal Collection, 1853-2000. Three volumes, virtually complete used and unused, many better singles and sets, nice back-of-book, better noted incl. Nos. 1, 3 (used, signed Calves), 5 and 298, also incl. two volumes of Portuguese Colonies, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
4,750
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1388
 
Portugal Collection, 1853-98. Over 75 different virtually all used stamps on pages, nearly complete for the period, generally Fine-Very Fine

2,979
400
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1389
c
Prussia Covers. Five items, incl. block of four of Prussia 1sgr. rouletted to Amsterdam, two other Prussia items incl. one front only, two of No. 13 to Amsterdam, one of No. 5 to Amsterdam, two of No. 18 on cover, some faults, appear Fine-Very Fine

E. 150-200
100
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1390
 
Russia Collection, 1858-2000. Five volumes, virtually complete used and unused, some varieties incl. imperfs and a used No. C46a pair, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
5,250
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1391
 
Saar Collection, 1920-59. One volume, apparently complete less six stamps (all from second 1920 set of overprinted Bavaria), virtually all unused, incl. all the good Semi-Postal sets and both of the Flood Relief Souvenir Sheets, Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,600
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1392
og
San Marino Collection, 1877-2002. One volume, apparently complete less a few back-of-book, virtually all unused, incl. all the nice sets from the late 1920's to mid 1930's and the better Air Post sets and singles, also some Souvenir Sheets and a couple Miniature Sheets, Fine-Very Fine, wonderful collection

E. 2,000-3,000
3,000
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1393
og
Saudi Arabia Collection. The fabulous and very valuable Warren Latshaw collection in five volumes covering the issues from 1916 to 2002, incl. the issues of Hejaz, Nejd and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, this is not a one-of-a-kind collection but rather specialized with overprint errors (some in blocks of four), imperforates, unlisted varieties, proofs and complete sheets, some of the Hejaz highlights incl. Nos. L16b, L22, L23, L48a, L51b, L52c, L53a, L63a, L66b, L76, L77a, L78, L84, L92, L98, L100a, L105, L123a, LJ17a, LJ22, LJ35-LJ39 and used L70a, L71a and L75a (these three are ex Thoden), Nejd and Kingdom incl. Nos. 33, 55, 115, 138-149 perforated and imperforate, 184a in horizontal pair with normal and a single error in complete sheet of twenty, 313, 323, 340, 341, 413, 419-421, 449, 450, 461 (used), 464, 500, 674, 789 imperforate pair (25 known), very rare C34, C37 (two used), C63 (used on and off-cover), C87, C97, J24, O32, O36-O36a pair, O46, O53a, O54, O58 and O58A (unpriced), O59a, O59B, O61, O62 (used and unused), RA2 and RA9, much of the unused is Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, a fabulous opportunity to acquire a nearly complete collection of Saudi Arabia along with a wonderful array of varieties

E. 20,000-30,000
17,000
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1394
nh
Saudi Arabia, Specialized Collection of Holy Ka'aba and Al Khafji Oil Rig Issues, 1976-79. Couple hundred Mint N.H. stamps in a binder, incl. watermark varieties (normal, inverted and sideways left or right), shades, horizontal pairs with vertical gutters between (10 and 47 respectively), the latter with original printings and retouches, plus the listed color errors Nos. 738a and 740a, lastly there are ten and eight different imperforate pairs from each issue respectively with the Oil Rig also including an imperforate horizontal block of six of the 40h with vertical gutter between, Fine-Very Fine, fascinating collection, perfect for further study and expansion

E. 1,500-2,000
1,400
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1395
nh
Saudi Arabia Stock. Many hundreds in five stock books of various sizes, by volume predominately issues of the mid-1970's to 2002, these are generally represented by 10 to 20 of each and presumably all Mint N.H., noted are better sets cataloging $20.00 each, four blocks of four at $55.00 each and five souvenir sheets at $90.00 each, the earlier material, Air Post and other back-of-book is generally one or two of each (some exceptions) with better items noted, also incl. a binder of covers from the 1940's to 1970's, Fine-Very Fine, useful clean stock

E. 1,500-2,000
2,700
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1396
 
Scandinavia Collection, 1851-2002. Five volumes, incl. Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland and Norway, the Finland is in two volumes and incl. Aland Islands, noted are Denmark No. 1, Faroe Islands first two issues used, some better early Norway and an unused No. 218, used and unused, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
4,750
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1397
og
Sweden Collection, 1855-2000. Four volumes, virtually complete and mostly unused with some Mint N.H., loads of booklets and both 1924 Postal Union and Postal Congress sets, Fine-Very Fine with few exceptions, nice lot

E. 1,500-2,000
3,750
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1398
 
Sweden Collection, 1855-1967. One volume, virtually all used, incl. both 1924 Postal Union and Postal Congress sets, Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
1,100
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1399
 
Spain Collection, 1850-2002. Three volumes, largely complete, mixed used and unused to about 1959, unused thereafter with some Mint N.H., many better singles and sets, good representation of all categories, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
4,250
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1400
 
Switzerland Collection and Accumulation, 1850-1950. Many hundreds of stamps, some covers and souvenir sheets in three albums, two stock books and a small wooden box, incl. fairly extensive showing of 1854-62 Seated Helvetias and some earlier material, excellent, virtually complete Semi-Postals with multiple used examples in many cases, also covers, there are some varieties throughout and some issues are present in small quantities, Mint N.H. NABA souvenir sheet No. 226 (one stamp small wrinkle), Air Post and Postage Dues, early material bit mixed, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 4,000-5,000
6,750
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1401
 
Switzerland Collection, 1850-2001. Two volumes, used and unused, incl. a number of varieties, booklets, souvenir sheets and covers, nice Semi-Postals, good Air Post, Postage Dues and some Officials, better items incl. Nos. 226, PAX set (used), 1075a, B105, Fine-Very Fine with the exception of some of the classics in slightly mixed condition, overall a very nice lot

E. 1,000-1,500
2,800
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1402
nh
Trieste Zone "A" Collection, 1947-54. One volume, Italian stamps overprinted "AMG-FTT", apparently complete and all Mint N.H., incl. "key" Air Post, Postage Due and Parcel Post sets, also a few gutter pairs, etc.,

E. 500-750
1,600
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1403
og
Turkey Collection, 1863-2002. One volume, fairly solid and largely complete, nearly all unused, incl. No. 270 and other better singles and sets, good back-of-book, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
3,500
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1404
 
Tuscany. First and Second issue, 25 used stamps on an album page, high catalog value, typical mixed condition

E. 200-300
275
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1405
og
Vatican City Collection, 1929-2002. One volume, apparently complete unused, incl. all the better items as 1934 Provisional set and all the Air Post, Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,500
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1406
og
Vatican City Collection, 1929-81. Practically complete for these years and virtually all unused, incl. some better early issues, Stage Coach souvenir sheet and a few better Air Post, Fine-Very Fine lot

E. 200-300
500
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1407
 
Vatican City Collection, 1929-60. Specialized material attractively mounted on pages, incl. "Saggio" (Proofs), Gutter Pairs, Ornamental Corner Blocks and Surcharge Varieties, Fine-Very Fine, excellent lot for the specialist

E. 300-400
650
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1408
og
Venezuela Collection, 1859-2001. Four volumes, virtually complete and mostly unused, incl. some nice varieties as First Air Post imperforate pairs, 1944 Baseball imperforate pairs, Inverted Ovpts. and other Sanabria items, Fine-Very Fine, very nice collection

E. 1,000-1,500
3,250
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1409
c
Zeppelin Covers. 56 covers or cards, wide range of countries represented incl. Turkey (6), Yugoslavia (7), Romania (9), Bulgaria (7), Albania (3), Greece (9) and Hungary (15), phenomenal range of frankings, cancels, cachets and flights, most destinations are South America, fresh and Very Fine, a gorgeous group of covers which would be difficult to assemble

E. 15,000-20,000
13,000
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1410
c
Zeppelin Covers. Five different, incl. U.S. 55c rate 1929 Round the World Flight, Germany 2m Polar Flight with additional franking, Liechtenstein 1932 Flight with four of the First Air Post set and 20rp regular postage and two other covers, 2m Polar Flight tiny margin erosion spot, otherwise Fine-Very Fine

E. 200-300
375
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1411
c
Sale Number 949, Lot Number 1411, Collection by CountryZeppelin Covers to the Philippines, Zeppelin Covers to the PhilippinesZeppelin Covers to the Philippines. Two, incl. one with pair of 4m Sudamerika Flight stamps (C39) tied by "Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin 9.5.1930" on cacheted cover to Manila and with receiving backstamp, second bears two 2m and 4m Sudamerika Flight stamps (C38-C39) tied by "Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin 22.5.1930" circular datestamp on cacheted cover to Manila and with receiving backstamp, some toning (particularly around stamps on first), otherwise Very Fine, scarce destination

E. 500-750
650
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1412
c
Zeppelin Polar Flight Covers. Three cards and one registered cover, various frankings and cachets incl. Leningrad (3) and Malyguin (2), one with 1fr Luxembourg stamp tied by Luxembourg circular datestamp, another cancelled at Blotberget, fresh and Very Fine

E. 300-400
550
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1413
c
Zeppelin Balance. Seven flown covers or cards, most with Nos. C35, C36 or C37 to USA but one to Sweden with Austrian cachet of July 12, 1931, also incl. four colorful labels mostly from different fairs depicting Zeppelins, four unused stamps and two picture postcards showing Zeppelins, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
550
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1414
c
South America Flights. 11 cacheted covers or cards, incl. five with various frankings used in May 1930, three used in Sept. 1931, one in Oct. 1931, two used in 1936 (toned), various frankings incl. one card with 2m Polar Flight stamp, overall Fine-Very Fine, interesting group

E. 1,000-1,500
750
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1415
c
Flight Covers. Seven items, incl. four 1936-37 Hindenburg covers (various German frankings), 1938 Baltimore to Hamilton, Bermuda, 1925 Dirigible "Los Angeles" flight to Bermuda and 1927 U.S.S. Leviathan Ship-to-Shore flight, also includes souvenir card showing pilot Chamberlain delivering the mail from the Leviathan

E. 200-300
325
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