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Sale 1016 — Confederate States, U.S. Postal History, General Foreign

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 15-17 November, 2011

Category — Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru Germany

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1430
c
AUSTRIA, Freedom Overprints, 1944-45. 18 unused post cards, each bearing several stamps of Germany with "Osterreich" ovpt., different overprints incl. horn, star, cross, sun, others, no doubt includes reference items but still a pretty group

E. 200-300
0
1431
 
BELGIUM, 1863-65, 1c-40c King Leopold I (13-16). Beautiful red leather binder and slipcase of stamps and covers artfully arranged on quadrille pages, nice group of unused incl. 1c (6), 6c (10), 20c (3) and 40c (2), great representation of each denomination used incl. 40c with just over 100 singles, eleven pairs, three strips of three and a block of four, nice selection of other denominations with unused blocks of 12, 8, 6 and three blocks of four of 1c, pages arrange by either plate variety, cancellation or other logical order, also incl. nice group of approximately 22 covers with mixture of frankings (none with 1c), few different destinations incl. domestic, France, Canada and U.S., some flaws to be expected, overall Fine-Very Fine, a phenomenal specialized collection

E. 5,000-7,500
23,000
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1432
 
BELGIUM, Diamond of Dots Cancels Collection. Pages containing 262 different numbers in diamond of dots cancels plus some duplication, on stamps from 1863-70 issues, some faults to be expected, appears Fine-Very Fine, a fun study, a total of 455 numbers were authorized so there is still opportunity to add to the collection

E. 500-750
1,200
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1433
 
BELGIUM, Mourning Stamps. Three-ring binder with hand-made pages of the 1934 Albert I mourning stamp (257) and Queen Astrid mourning stamps (B166-B168), for Albert I the collection includes an imperforate with top sheet margin, pages showing frameline breaks and varieties, few multiples incl. one with unlisted button variety, shades, for Queen Astrid the collection includes imperforate set with top sheet margins, unused and used blocks, sets on cover, various cancels, plate blocks of ten and few varieties, overall Fine-Very Fine, fascinating specialized collection

E. 300-400
200
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1434
 
BELGIUM, 1946, Reduced Denomination Issues. Album with handmade quadrille pages showing the "-10%" handstamped overprints, mostly arranged by town with examples of the three denominations from each, also page with several other issues bearing the overprint, few covers, multiples and used, overall Fine-Very Fine and fascinating collection of these issues which were authorized as a means of using up existing stamps when the postal rate was lowered

E. 1,000-1,500
375
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1435
 
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1435, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyBRAZIL, 1843, 30r-90r "Bullseyes" (1-3), BRAZIL, 1843, 30r-90r "Bullseyes" (1-3)BRAZIL, 1843, 30r-90r "Bullseyes" (1-3). Complete used set, margins all around, first two thin spots, last closed scissors cut, Fine-Very Fine appearance, after the Great Britain 1p Black, this is the second earliest postage stamp issue of the world (there was an issue in the United States in 1842 for local mail delivery)

2,425
425
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1436
 
BURMA, India Used In. Three stuffed three-ring binders containing approximately 185 covers or cards arranged by year of use, from 1885 thru 1941, range of stamps with some Postal Stationery, range of town markings incl. Kyawzan (registry label), Katha, nice group from Rangoon, several others, destinations incl. U.S., England, fair number of domestic uses, overall fresh and Fine-Very Fine, a fascinating group

E. 2,000-3,000
550
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1437
 
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1437, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCANADA, Champlain & St. Lawrence Rail Road, Lower Canada, CANADA, Champlain & St. Lawrence Rail Road, Lower CanadaCANADA, Champlain & St. Lawrence Rail Road, Lower Canada. Complete uncut sheet of six railroad banknotes, two of each denomination from 7-1/2p to half dollar, printed by Rawdon, Wright & Hatch, New York, couple small flaws incl. small piece torn out in top left corner of pos. 2 (hinged in place), folded in half, Fine appearance, a nice piece

E. 300-400
475
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1438
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1438, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCANADA, 1851, 3p Orange Vermilion (1a; SG 1a), CANADA, 1851, 3p Orange Vermilion (1a; SG 1a)CANADA, 1851, 3p Orange Vermilion (1a; SG 1a). Horizontal pair, large margins to full, tied by targets, red "Montreal JU 24, 1852" circular datestamp on light blue cover to Walpole N.H., red "Canada" in arc, faint trace of gum on face, stamps lifted to confirm identification, left stamp small tear

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. AN ATTRACTIVE USAGE OF A PAIR OF THE CANADA 3-PENCE ORANGE VERMILION SHADE ON A COVER TO THE UNITED STATES.

From the Miss Parkman correspondence. Ex Foxbridge. With 2011 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
2,000
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1439
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1439, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCANADA, 1851, 6p Grayish Purple, Laid (2; SG 2), CANADA, 1851, 6p Grayish Purple, Laid (2; SG 2)CANADA, 1851, 6p Grayish Purple, Laid (2; SG 2). Large even margins, perfectly placed target cancel and tied by red "Montreal L.C. Au. 1, 1851" rimless circular datestamp on fresh blue folded letter to New York City, red cross-border "Paid" in arc, couple vertical file folds clear of stamp, Extremely Fine, a very early cross-border use of the 6p Grayish Purple (issued May 15)

E. 1,500-2,000
1,800
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1440
 
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1440, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCANADA, 1852, 3p Red, Thin Oily Paper (4d var), CANADA, 1852, 3p Red, Thin Oily Paper (4d var)CANADA, 1852, 3p Red, Thin Oily Paper (4d var). Huge margins incl. part of three adjoining stamps, bold target cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, Scott Retail as normal thin wove paper

225
0
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1441
 
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1441, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCANADA, 1897, $4.00 Jubilee (64; SG 139), CANADA, 1897, $4.00 Jubilee (64; SG 139)CANADA, 1897, $4.00 Jubilee (64; SG 139). Rich color, virtually face-free purple cancel, fresh and Very Fine, SG £600

1,000
400
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1442
og
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1442, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCANADA, 1908, 50c Purple (95), CANADA, 1908, 50c Purple (95)CANADA, 1908, 50c Purple (95). Magnificent margins and perfect centering, lightly hinged, rich color on bright white paper, Extremely Fine Gem, truly remarkable example of this difficult King Edward VII high value

650
950
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1443
og
CANADA, 3c Carmine (109). Eight different top imprint and plate no. strips of four or five, includes nos. A122, 156, 159, 160 and 162-164, virtually all stamps Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
375
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1444
nh
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1444, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCANADA, 1911-25, 4c-$1.00 Admiral (110-111, 113-122), CANADA, 1911-25, 4c-$1.00 Admiral (110-111, 113-122)CANADA, 1911-25, 4c-$1.00 Admiral (110-111, 113-122). Mint N.H., incl. extra Nos. 116 and 119, fresh, Fine-Very Fine

2,905
475
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1445
nhbl
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1445, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCANADA, 1930-31, 50c Grand Pre (176), CANADA, 1930-31, 50c Grand Pre (176)CANADA, 1930-31, 50c Grand Pre (176). Mint N.H. block of four, fresh and bright, Fine-Very Fine

1,500
225
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1446
nh
CANADA, Intact Booklets. Five intact booklets, incl. Unitrade Nos. BK9a, BK4a, BK23b, BK20a and BK20b, usual small flaws, overall Fine-Very Fine, Unitrade C$2,970.00

E. 750-1,000
850
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1447
og
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1447, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCANADA, 1885, Red Weights and Measures, No Value (Van Dam FWM33), CANADA, 1885, Red Weights and Measures, No Value (Van Dam FWM33)CANADA, 1885, Red Weights and Measures, No Value (Van Dam FWM33). Bottom right corner horizontal strip of ten with British American Bank Note Co. Montreal imprint at bottom, original gum, numbered "00191-00200", some hinge reinforced selvage separations, Fine, scarce and an attractive showpiece

500
325
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1448
og
CANADA, Unused Accumulation. Several hundred stamps, one of each to small quantities, wide ranging composition with some Small Queens (incl. 50c Widow Weeds), various Jubilee values incl. $2.00 (possibly regummed) and $3.00 unused (no gum), Maple Leafs incl -1/2c Proof and first issue 6c, King George V $1.00 Admiral (two), some nice booklet panes and coils, better Pictorials, few Unitrade listed varieties, scattering of Air Post, Special Delivery, Postage Dues, some Small "OHMS" perfins and more, quite a large part Mint N.H., overall Fine-Very Fine with unusually higher quality than typically encountered, premium lot

E. 1,000-1,500
1,400
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1449
nh
CANADA, 1935-53 Issues. Small lot of better Mint N.H. pictorials, incl. Nos. 223-227, 241-245, 257-262, 271-273, 294, 302, 465B and O32, generally one to three each to No. 302, thereafter 321 (17), 465B (eight plate blocks of four) and O32 (three singles and five plate blocks of four), Very Fine lot

2,012
325
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1450
og
CANADA, Balance. Stock pages of approximately 70 mostly unused stamps and a few proofs, incl. unused Nos. 38 (no gum), 51, 53-55, 57, 66 (11), 69, 73, 96-103, 125-130, 131-134, 158 (4), 217-227, C4, E6 (2), also block of four of No. 54, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
375
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1451
 
CANADA AND PROVINCES, Collection. Beautiful Scott three-ring-binder with slipcover of unused and used stamps, incl. few unused Jubilees such as 1c, 2c, 10c, 15c and 20c, several later issues are used, also incl. nice group of Newfoundland, few blocks and plate blocks of Canada at the end of the album, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
225
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1452
 
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1452, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1855, 4p Blue (4; SG 6a), CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1855, 4p Blue (4; SG 6a)CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1855, 4p Blue (4; SG 6a). Two, huge margins incl. one with sheet margin at left, rich colors, neat cancels, Extremely Fine, SG £120

130
250
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1453
 
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, Triangles Collection. Home made quadrille pages of approximately 78 used Triangles, range of shades and printings, all four denominations represented incl. ten 1sh, many with three margins, few flaws to be expected, many appear Fine-Very Fine, a nice collection

E. 1,500-2,000
1,400
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1454
ogbl
CHINA, 1897, 1c on 1c Green (25). Block of four with gutter margin at left and also vertical strip of three, slightly toned original gum, few flaws incl. top pair in block with thin spots, some slight soiling, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail as singles

420
350
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1455
og
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1455, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCHINA, 1897, 2c on 3c Red Revenue (80), CHINA, 1897, 2c on 3c Red Revenue (80)CHINA, 1897, 2c on 3c Red Revenue (80). Original gum, h.r., rich color, Very Fine

450
350
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1456
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1456, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCOLOMBIA, 1892, 5c Orange Brown on Pale Buff, 10c Bister Brown on Rose (152, 153), COLOMBIA, 1892, 5c Orange Brown on Pale Buff, 10c Bister Brown on Rose (152, 153)COLOMBIA, 1892, 5c Orange Brown on Pale Buff, 10c Bister Brown on Rose (152, 153). Horizontal pair of 5c, tied by large purple "Barranquila 4 JUN 1895" double-circle datestamp on registered cover to Honolulu, Hawaii, Colombia and San Francisco registry labels, New York transit backstamp, also with red July 4 receiving double-circle datestamp, Very Fine, a very scarce use

E. 500-750
400
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1457
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1457, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyCROATIA, 1945, Storm Trooper Souvenir Sheet (B76), CROATIA, 1945, Storm Trooper Souvenir Sheet (B76)CROATIA, 1945, Storm Trooper Souvenir Sheet (B76). Tied "on cover" by Jan. 9, 1945 commemorative cancellations, Very Fine, although 2,500 sheets were printed, none are known to have passed through the mail, used are "favor" cancelled only, signed Dr. Rommerskirchen and GPSY

1,600
750
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1458
c
DENMARK, Stampless Covers. Nine, incl. three straight lines, two to France (1807, 1812), Denmark via Hamburg, other "LAUENBOURG" (1835), other six are fancy Copenhagen time/date handstamps, all different years covering 1853-1858 to France, most from same correspondence, nice range of markings, Fine-Very Fine

E. 200-300
0
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1459
 
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1459, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyFINLAND, 1929, 10m Light Brown & Black, Perforated 14-1/2 x 14-1/2 (108a), FINLAND, 1929, 10m Light Brown & Black, Perforated 14-1/2 x 14-1/2 (108a)FINLAND, 1929, 10m Light Brown & Black, Perforated 14-1/2 x 14-1/2 (108a). Helsinki Nov. 8, 1929 circular datestamp, Very Fine, scarce variety

450
0
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1460
nh
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1460, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyFRANCE, 1936, 50fr "Bank Note"(C15; Yvert PA15), FRANCE, 1936, 50fr "Bank Note"(C15; Yvert PA15)FRANCE, 1936, 50fr "Bank Note"(C15; Yvert PA15). Mint N.H., slight toning apparent on gummed side, otherwise Very Fine, Yvert e1,500

1,150
350
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1461
 
FRANCE, 19th & 20th Century Accumulation. Album pages and glassines covering a wide range of issues, unused incl. Nos. C15, C31, C32, used incl. 5fr Laureated, also few souvenir sheets such as PEXIP, French Colonies, some Indo-China, mixed condition, some Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
900
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1462
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1462, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyFRENCH COLONIES, 1859, 10c Bister on Yellowish (3), FRENCH COLONIES, 1859, 10c Bister on Yellowish (3)FRENCH COLONIES, 1859, 10c Bister on Yellowish (3). Two horizontal pairs, large margins to clear, tied by "CCH" lozenge cancels, blue "Corr. D. Armees Saigon 28 Aout 64" military octagonal datestamp on blue cover to Paris, France, red boxed "PD" handstamp, endorsed "Vie Anglaise a Suez" at lower left, receiving backstamp, some slight wear, Very Fine, attractive and scarce use of 10c Eagle multiple for the double 20c military rate to France, ex Vogel

E. 1,000-1,500
700
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1463
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1463, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyFRENCH COLONIES, 1859, 40c Orange on Yellowish (5), FRENCH COLONIES, 1859, 40c Orange on Yellowish (5)FRENCH COLONIES, 1859, 40c Orange on Yellowish (5). Large margins, rich color, used with 1859, 10c Bister on Yellowish (3), tied by lozenge cancel, "Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe, 27 Juin 1863" rimless circular datestamp on cover to France, clear strike of "Apres le Depart" boxed handstamp, fresh and Very Fine, scarce with the auxiliary marking which indicates it did not make its intended ship, this is also an early use of the marking, ex Vogel

E. 200-300
120
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1464
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1464, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyFRENCH COLONIES, 1859, 40c Orange on Yellowish (5), FRENCH COLONIES, 1859, 40c Orange on Yellowish (5)FRENCH COLONIES, 1859, 40c Orange on Yellowish (5). Large margins, used with 1859, 10c Bister and 1865, 20c Blue (3, 4), each tied by well-struck lozenge cancel, "Reunion, St. Denis, 30 Sep. 70" double-circle datestamp on blue folded letter to Port Louis, Mauritius, red boxed "PD" handstamp, horizontal file fold well clear of stamps, Very Fine, a colorful franking for the 70c British Packet rate, ex Vogel

E. 500-750
600
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1465
bl
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1465, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyFRENCH COLONIES, 1873, 80c Rose on Pinkish (23), FRENCH COLONIES, 1873, 80c Rose on Pinkish (23)FRENCH COLONIES, 1873, 80c Rose on Pinkish (23). Block of nine, huge margins to barely touched incl. significant portion of adjoining stamps at left, few strikes of "Cayenne 2 JAN 79" double-circle datestamps, few flaws incl. vertical crease affecting center row and light creases and small tears, appears Very Fine, scarce large multiple of the 80c, purple Marchand backstamp, Scott Retail as singles

1,260
600
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1466
c
FRENCH GUIANA, Stampless Covers. 23, incl. one from 1828, 1833, 1836, few from 1839, nice group from 1840's and 1850's, all going to France, range of rates and other markings incl. "Guyane Francaise" in both red and black, overall fresh and Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
600
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1467
c
FRENCH GUIANA, Covers. 17 covers bearing a wide range of stamps, incl. pair of French Colonies No. 1 with No. 3 on folded printed circular to Bordeaux, Nos. 3 and 14 to Dordogne, Nos. 11 and 13 on cover to Bordeaux, Nos. 10, 13 and 19 to Bordeaux, several other better, overall Fine-Very Fine, fascinating group

E. 1,000-1,500
2,600
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1468
 
FRENCH GUIANA, Stamp Balance. Collection of approximately 72 used French Colonies stamps, mostly mounted on quadrille pages, incl. block of six of No. 3, pair of No. 9 and also single of same used on piece with No. 14, several No. 13, cancels incl. lozenges in black and blue, few different Cayenne markings, also with French Guiana No. 4 with corner sheet margin, few small flaws to be expected, overall a fresh and Fine-Very Fine group

E. 200-300
450
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1469
og
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1469, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyFRENCH GUIANA, 1892, 2c Green on Greenish (12), FRENCH GUIANA, 1892, 2c Green on Greenish (12)FRENCH GUIANA, 1892, 2c Green on Greenish (12). Horizontal pair, large margins, unused (no gum), bright color, Very Fine and choice, Brun backstamps and also signed, Scott Retail as singles

1,500
550
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1470
og
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1470, Foreign Stamps and Covers: Austria thru GermanyFRENCH GUIANA, 1892, 35c Black on Orange (14), FRENCH GUIANA, 1892, 35c Black on Orange (14)FRENCH GUIANA, 1892, 35c Black on Orange (14). Large margins all around, unused (no gum), rich color, Very Fine and choice, a scarce issue, three backstamp (including Brun)

2,500
900
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1471
 
GERMANY AND AREAS, 19th & 20th Century. Accumulation of unused and used stamps, incl. German States, few souvenir sheets incl. Ostropa (toned), also Offices in China and Turkey, Cameroon, Carolina, Togo, mixed condition, few Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,100
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