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Sale 966 — U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History and General Foreign

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 9-11 December, 2008

Category — Group Lots by Country

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2908
 
Austria Accumulation. Approximately 50 items, incl. stampless covers, better used and unused regularly issued stamps, nice Lombardy-Venetia and a few Offices in Turkey, Fine-Very Fine, interesting lot

E. 1,500-2,000
0
2909
 
Austria Used and Unused Collection, 1850-1973. Fairly complete for the period, incl. 10kr 1910 Birthday Jubilee used on piece, many better Semi-Postal and Air Post sets, also Offices Abroad and Bosnia and Herzegovina, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
1,100
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2910
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Belgium Collection, 1919-65. Several hundred on Scott Specialty pages, better Regular Issues incl. Mint N.H. 1958-60 King Bauduin key values, better souvenir sheets incl. Nos. 171, 221, B106 and B169, strong Semi-Postals with complete Mercier and Orval (B114-B122, B132-B143) and 1952 40fr UPU B514), evidently quite a bit of the material is Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, nice clean collection

E. 1,000-1,500
1,200
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2911
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Belgium Accumulation. Between 100-200 stamps, nearly all unused (a few Mint N.H.), mostly better sets and singles, some duplication, also eight Stampless Covers and a few pieces of Postal Stationery, Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
425
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2912
 
Brazil, Postal Checks, 1898-1912. Eleven different of these large size documents, made out for amounts from 20,000 reis to 2,000,000 reis, inevitable faults due to size and usage, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, very scarce lot, each with 2002 Sismondo certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
650
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2913
og
Canada Collection, 1851-1971. Extensive collection of hundreds on pages, starts with two examples of the 1851 3p Beaver on Laid paper, -1/2p and 3p 1858 Imperfs, 1859 Decimal less 10c Black Brown, Large and Small Queens (all used to here), 1897 Jubilee to 50c (virtually all unused), 1897-1902 Victoria "Maple Leaf" and "Numeral" sets (virtually all unused), Edward VII unused 20c and used 50c, Quebec unused except 1c and 15c, some Admirals, spotty to 1934 then virtually complete unused thereafter, Air Post, Special Delivery, Postage Due, Registration with used and unused no. F3, War Tax with non-Scott 20c and 50c, evidently complete Official with one page of Small Perforated Initials "OHMS", some booklets, better blocks and plate blocks, finally the last fourteen pages with a head note from the collector stating the pages were added "because the stamps deserved to be mounted", generally Fine-Very Fine, worthwhile collection

E. 3,000-4,000
3,250
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2914
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Canada Collection, 1868-1951. Over 200 stamps on White Ace pages, virtually all unused, incl. some Large and Small Queens with a few better duplicates, 1897 Jubilee to 50c plus another almost complete run to 50c, 1897-1902 Victoria "Maple Leaf" and "Numeral" complete, 1903-08 Edward VII to 10c plus used 50c, 1908 Quebec complete, block of No. 126c, unused $1.00 Parliament No. 159, some coils and later Dollar value sets, no back-of-the-book, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
850
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2915
 
Canada Collection. Several hundred used and unused stamps in two albums and a stock book, one collection has used Large and Small Queens, partial 1897 Jubilee set with unused 10c-20c and used 50c and $2.00, virtually complete thereafter incl. Back-of-the-Book, solid unused from 1932 to 1970, also a little Newfoundland, the second collection is similar in scope and content although not as valuable, lastly there is a mostly used stock, a partly separated original gum (majority Mint N.H.) sheet of 100 of -1/2c Black No. 74 and a copy of the 1963 Holmes' Specialized Canada catalog, vast majority Fine-Very Fine, useful lot

E. 2,000-3,000
1,400
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2916
 
Canada Collection, 1897-1965. Used and unused on pages, incl. mixed used and unused 1897 Jubilee to 50c plus $2.00 and a few duplicates, regulars and commemoratives largely complete thereafter to 1965, also Air Post, Special Delivery, Postage Due, War Tax and Official, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
950
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2917
nh
Canada Collection, 1917-38. Approximately 80 different stamps on pages, nearly all Mint N.H., incl. better with 1929-30 50c Bluenose and $1.00 Parliament, 1930-31 50c Grand Pre and $1.00 Mt. Cavell, 1935 and 1938 Pictorial sets to $1.00, Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
550
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2918
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Canada Collection. Perhaps a couple hundred unused stamps on White Ace pages, starts with Commemoratives and Postage from 1951-70, then Air Post, Special Delivery, Postage Dues and Officials complete, also Registration and War Tax, there are a few blocks among the back-of-the-book with a nice Mint N.H. No. E4 block of four, Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
425
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2919
nhbl
Canada Complete Booklets. 21 complete booklets, virtually all different, incl. Nos. 105a, 106a, 107b, 108a, 109a, 149c, 150a, 163c, 164a, 165b, 166c and more, also Newfoundland 183a, 185a, 187c, old time collector's notes on most covers, panes Mint N.H. and Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
425
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2920
 
Canada, 1859-64, 1c-17c First Decimal Issue (14-15,17-20). Over 80 stamps on pages, over 30 of No. 18 incl. Red vertical "Specimen" ovpt. and single use cover, four No. 20, nine to sixteen each of others with cancels, shades, etc., typical mixed condition, generally Fine, nice lot for the specialist

E. 1,500-2,000
750
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2921
 
Canada, Large and Small Queens. Collection of approximately 175 used stamps on pages, nice variety, incl. shades, cancels, etc., generally Fine-Very Fine, useful lot

E. 1,000-1,500
1,200
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2922
og
Canada, Imperforate Varieties. Seven pairs and a strip of three, incl. Nos. 41b, 146a, 150b var (imperf horizontally), 153b (patchy gum), C1a, C1a var (imperf horizontally), J16 and MR4b (without gum as issued), Fine-Very Fine lot

1,365
325
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2923
og
Canada, Better Sets and Singles. Incl. three sets Nos. 149-159, one set Nos. 162-177, blocks of four Nos. 268-273, singles Nos. incl. two 176, two 226, two 262, and a few others, some Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine and better

3,827
550
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2924
nh
Canada, Coils, 1929-54. Evidently complete pairs for the period, Mint N.H. except 1942-43 set lightly hinged, Fine-Very Fine lot

990
200
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2925
nh
Canada "Dollar" Value Sets and Singles, 1935-51. All Mint N.H. except two minor values (these catalog $6.00), incl. Nos. 217-227, 241-245, 249-262 and two each 268-273 and 302, Very Fine-Extremely Fine

922
325
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2926
c
Sale Number 966, Lot Number 2926, Group Lots by CountryCovers from Chile, Covers from ChileCovers from Chile. Three covers routed thru Panama, incl. one with 10c to Havre with Anglo-French accountancy marking, another with 10c to Mass. with appropriate markings and charged 19c postage due, last with pair of 5c with captured imprint at top to Mass. and charged 17c postage due, few faws, overall Fine-Very Fine and interesting group

E. 200-300
225
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2927
c
China Cover Group. Approximately 200-250 covers, range of usages and destinations, many mixed issue frankings, we also note a Chinese stamp used on a U.S. entire, censored letters, 1920's to 1950's dates

E. 1,000-1,500
3,750
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2928
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Croatia Proofs and Imperforates, 1941-44. Over 160 items, singles or pairs, incl. Progress Proofs, Trial Color and Issued Colors, Very Fine lot, the main source of this material is from Ministerial Albums issued by the State Printing Office

E. 500-750
350
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2929
 
Denmark Accumulation. Well over 100 used stamps, many better incl. No. 1, some later issues in small quantities, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
700
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2930
 
Sale Number 966, Lot Number 2930, Group Lots by CountryFinland, Sepentine Roulette Issues, 1860-74, Finland, Sepentine Roulette Issues, 1860-74Finland, Sepentine Roulette Issues, 1860-74. Accumulation of 68 used stamps, incl. Nos. 5 and 7-13, mostly Nos. 7, 9 and 10, does incl. three examples of the 1m, remarkably high percentage with intact "teeth", incl. shades, cancels and perf varieties, Fine-Very Fine lot for these difficult issues, valuable lot for the specialist

E. 2,000-3,000
1,000
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2931
 
Sale Number 966, Lot Number 2931, Group Lots by CountryFinland, 1875-1901, Finland, 1875-1901Finland, 1875-1901. 27 better used stamps, incl. Nos. 17, 19, 23, 30, 36, 56, 58 and 69, several better duplicates, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
250
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2932
 
France and Colonies Accumulation. Well over 100 items, wide variety, incl. regular stamps, imperforates, die proofs, covers and varieties, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
1,200
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2933
c
France and Colonies Covers. Approximately 1,000 covers, mostly Colonies, 19th and 20th Centuries to about 1950, incl. better frankings, Military Markings, wide range of Colonies and issues, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 3,000-4,000
11,000
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2934
c
French Colonies Covers. 22, nice variety of colonies and frankings, 1930's to 1950's with a few earlier, Fine-Very Fine lot

E. 300-400
225
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2935
 
Germany Accumulation. Between 100 to 200 items, incl. used and unused stamps, few covers and souvenir sheets, good variety with minor duplication, also some Berlin, DDR and a few Occupations, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
1,600
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2936
 
Germany Accumulation. Mostly Private Post stamps and stationery, also few Field Post and Occupations, Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
475
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2937
c
Germany Covers. Approximately 1,000 covers, virtually all 1920's to around 1950, some earlier, incl. POW's, Work Camp Mail, used from Copenhagen (WWI), Inflation Period, few Local Posts, some better frankings, Occupations, few Berlin, also about 100 Colonies and Plebiscites, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 3,000-4,000
7,000
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2938
c
Germany Covers. Approximately 40, virtually all se-tenant issues, nearly all from the 1930's with a couple earlier, nice variety, Fine-Very Fine, colorful and scarce lot

E. 500-750
450
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2939
c
Germany Covers. Well over 100 covers and cards, appears to be WWI and WWII Occupations, WWII Field Post and some regular Germany of the WWII period, nice variety and lots of markings, Fine-Very Fine, worthwhile lot which may be undervalued

E. 200-300
550
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2940
c
Germany Covers. Approximately 170 covers and cards, mostly WWII and early Post-War usages, some interesting items, nearly all Fine-Very Fine

E. 200-300
425
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2941
 
German Offices in Morocco and Turkey. Nice accumulation of nearly all used stamps, covers and postal stationery, some German stamps used in Turkey, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
575
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2942
 
German Area Accumulation. Over 100 items, wide range of material, incl. Saar, used and unused stamps, postal stationery, varieties, unlisted, etc., virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,200
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2943
 
Great Britain Accumulation. Around 100 virtually all used stamps with some covers, Reigns of Queen Victoria-King George V, also some related material, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
650
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2944
c
Great Britain Covers. Over 400 covers, 19th and 20th Century to about 1940's with a few later, quite a bit of useful 19th with 1p Black, 1p Mulready letter sheet, several 2/- Blue Victoria and other better values, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
4,750
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2945
 
Sale Number 966, Lot Number 2945, Group Lots by CountryIceland, IcelandIceland. Small mostly used accumulation of over 100 stamps, used incl. No.s 4, 7 and two O3 in reasonable condition, also Nos. 44B, 98 and 149, unused incl. two sets of Nos. C9-C11, slight duplication, nearly all Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
325
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2946
c
India (Travancore) Cover Collection. 43 covers on pages, Regular Issues, Postal Stationery and Officials, early 20th Century, nice variety, some with receipts attached, Fine-Very Fine, attractive and unusual lot

E. 500-750
700
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2947
c
Italy Covers. Over 400 covers, mostly 1930's to about 1950, a few 19th Century, some better frankings, Censored Mail, etc., also small group of Colonies, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
6,000
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2948
c
Italy First Day Covers. Between 100 and 200 in a small box, 1950's to 1970's, incl. 1977 Regiofil stamp show, also some nice Switzerland FDC's, Very Fine

E. 200-300
160
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2949
 
Japan Collection, 1883-1955. Few hundred used and unused stamps and unused souvenir sheets in a small Japanese produced album, largely complete for these years, quite a number of better sets and singles as Nos. 480-497, C9-C13, C25-C38 and a very nice showing of National Parks sets and Souvenir Sheets, virtually all Fine-Very Fine, nice collection

E. 1,000-1,500
2,000
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2950
 
Liechtenstein Accumulation. Group of virtually all used sets and singles, many better items, minor duplication, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
750
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2951
c
Netherlands and Colonies Covers. Well over 200 covers, about 75% Colonies, nice variety, nearly all 1920's to 1950's with a few earlier, noted is a Netherlands Second Issue Perforated 5c and 15c combination, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,400
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2952
og
Newfoundland Collection, 1857-1947. Over 250 virtually all different on pages, virtually all unused, only three stamps to 1863, fairly complete there after with earlier used, also Air Post with 1921 Ovpt., 1932 DO-X and four sets (one used) of 1933 Pictorials, also a small group of other Maritime Provinces, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
1,600
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2953
c
India, Native States Covers. 23 on pages, incl. Bundi, Dhar, Hyderabad, Indore and Cochin, nice variety, Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
450
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2954
 
Sale Number 966, Lot Number 2954, Group Lots by CountryNorway Accumulation, Norway AccumulationNorway Accumulation. Approximately 110 nearly all better used stamps between Nos. 2 to 219, also incl. Mint N.H. No. B24, some duplication, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
475
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2955
 
Spain Used and Unused Collection, 1850-1974. Comprehensive one volume collection in Minkus album, many better sets and singles, good section of 1936 Revolution Issues, also a fair number of Scott and non-Scott listed items, generally Fine-Very Fine, interesting lot

E. 2,000-3,000
2,500
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2956
 
Russia Collection, 1869-1957. Several hundred stamps and some souvenir sheets in a Schaubek album, nearly all used (CTO from the 1940's onward), substantially complete from the 1880's onward, many complete sets, better Semi-Postals and Air Post noted, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,200
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2957
c
San Marino Covers. Over 120 items, mostly FDCs, early 1950's to mid-1960's, incl. 1961 1,000l Helicopter Miniature Sheet of Six, colorful lot and Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
850
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2958
c
Spain and Colonies Covers. Approximately 200 covers, mostly 1930's to 1940's with some earlier, some colorful frankings, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
2,700
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2959
 
Sale Number 966, Lot Number 2959, Group Lots by CountrySweden Accumulation, Sweden AccumulationSweden Accumulation. Approximately 100 used stamps, mostly classic issues, incl. Nos. 4, 5, two 7, four 14, three 37and very scarce coil 189, also three sets J1-J11 and Officials, slightly mixed condition but better than typically seen, mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
800
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2960
nhbl
Sweden Booklets Collection. Beautifully mounted four volume collection, from about 1920 to fairly recent, Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, choice lot

E. 750-1,000
600
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2961
c
Switzerland Covers. Over 350 covers, 1920's to 1940's with a few earlier, incl. some colorful Semi-Postal and Air Post frankings, POW's, Military Mail, etc., virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
2,300
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2962
 
Turkey Accumulation. Several hundred stamps, decent variety but concentrated in First Issue and First Postage Dues, also Nos. 15 and J34 (over 300 of the last), also incl. is some interesting back-of-the-book material, mixed condition, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
650
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