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Sale 1086 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 18-19 November, 2014

Category — Collections and Accumulations

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2785
 
China Accumulation. Mostly P.R.C. Mint N.H. sets and souvenir from the early 1990s, incl. some part sheets, also first day covers, some early items, Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
4,750
2786
og
Colombia, Scadta Air Post Group. Six different sets of the 1923 Overprints (United States, Great Britain, Italy, Poland, Belgium and the "A" Overprint), three sets incl. all the Registration stamps, the Italy contains one of the Registration stamps, and the other two sets do not have the Registration stamp, some with tropicalized original gum as is often the case on these, Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail

1,526
600
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2787
 
Cuba Comprehensive Specialized Collection Offered Intact as Received. Housed in twenty binders, from pre-stamp covers right up to 2010 issues, the stamps have just about a complete run of major number stamps (except there are no 1898-99 Puerto Principe issues), but the bulk of the value will be found in more specialized material, such as blocks, proofs, specimens, varieties, imperforates, errors, etc., plus there are covers scattered throughout, pre-stamp covers incl. a wide variety of towns and markings, plus some Spain used in Cuba, 1855 First Issue has several singles of each value, incl. shades, plus blocks, many 1855-56 -1/4r Surcharges incl. two on cover fronts with certificates, the later Spanish issues contain singles and many blocks, incl. blocks of four of the 1868 Overprint set, the United States issues have singles, imprint and plate number strips of three, and blocks of four, plus proofs incl. No. E2TC1a large die proof (cut down) and Postal Stationery with Specimen overprints, the early Republic issues are strong, with numerous varieties and proofs, of particular note are the many inverted centers of the 1910 Issue, with singles of 1c (two), 2c, 10c and 10c Special Delivery, plus blocks of four of 1c, 2c and 10c Special Delivery, all throughout this era there are many proofs, often in blocks of four, from the ANBC and Waterlow printers, imperforate sets in blocks of four incl. 1914 Maps and the 1951 Chess set, also Scott Nos. 278 and E6 in imperforate blocks which are noted on the pages as being unique, sets from the 1930s and 1940s incl. gutter blocks, also a solid run of unused sets from the Communist era, which is not easy to assemble, condition is a little mixed on the early issues as expected, however the important items, such as the proofs and imperforate sets, are generally Fine-Very Fine, this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for someone who wants an already extensive collection on which to build, For partial scans (9.6mb) of this lot, go to http://www.siegelauctions.com/2014/1086/pdf/2787.pdf

E. 30,000-40,000
25,000
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2788
 
Denmark Group of Collection Balances. Six different collection balances on Scott pages, plus a stockbook of used, and a collection of Danish West Indies, mostly used stamps, but some unused sets and singles present, mixed condition

E. 1,000-1,500
1,500
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2789
og
Europe Mostly Unused Sets. In two stockbooks, mainly Western Europe sets and souvenir sheets from the 1930s-1950s, plus one stockbook contains new issues from the 1960s, with Italy, Greece, Netherlands, Liechtenstein, Iceland, Greenland, France incl. booklets, Spain, Portugal & Colonies, etc., many items cataloging in the $50.00-$300.00 or more range, also some Eastern Europe such as Czechoslovakia Music souvenir sheets (small faults) and Hungary 1949 UPU souvenir sheets perf and imperf, we noticed quite a number are Mint N.H., a few used and three Zeppelin covers, Fine-Very Fine, a highly saleable lot

E. 2,000-3,000
3,500
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2790
og
Falkland Islands Collection Balance. Nearly complete to 1989, missing just a couple of key items, completely unused with the exception of a few early issue singles, wonderfully clean better sets noticed such as the 1898 Queen Victoria, 1904-07 King Edward VII, 1912-14 King George V, 1929-31 King George V Penguins, and more, incl. the Dependencies complete and some stationery, Very Fine and fresh collection

E. 1,000-1,500
3,250
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2791
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France Unused Collection Balance. 1849-1982, in two Lighthouse hingeless albums, much of the value in 19th Century, the First Issue incl. two 20c Black and four different Re-Issues, incl. the 15c and 1fr, later issues filled with stamps cataloging several hundred dollars each from all issues incl. the Sage series, slight duplication incl. a few varieties, there are also a handful of used stamps, 20th Century is quite well filled, incl. Postage, Semi-Postal and Air Post stamps, a little other Back-of-Book, the early issues have no gum, part original gum and full original gum stamps, 20th Century is original gum, with many Mint N.H., a few small faults but largely Fine-Very Fine and highly saleable throughout

E. 4,000-5,000
10,000
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2792
 
France Collection. To about 1964 in an Yvert & Tellier album, 19th Century well filled with mainly used, some duplication (incl. shades) such as four 5fr Napoleon, 20th Century a mixed of unused and used, with much of the value in unused sets and singles, incl. 1919 5fr+5fr Semi-postal and all of the souvenir sheets, Air Post incl. 1936 50fr Green both unused and used, and 1936 Plane over Paris unused, plus other Back-of-Book, the early stamps in typical mixed quality, later issues largely Fine-Very Fine

E. 3,000-4,000
6,250
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2793
 
France Collection. To 1999 in three Scott albums, early used stamps incl. higher cataloging items, 20th Century is a mix of unused (incl. Mint N.H.) and used, souvenir sheets, plus Back-of-Book issues incl. some Postal Stationery, also sprinkled throughout are covers and varieties, the early issues are in typical mixed condition, later Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
2,400
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2794
 
France Collection. Mostly used to 1987 in a Scott album, with duplication hinged throughout the pages, making presentation messy, there are some high cataloging early stamps, some 20th Century is unused, also Semi-Postals, Air Posts and other Back-of-Book, very mixed condition so inspection is essential

E. 750-1,000
3,500
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2795
 
France and Colonies Collection. To about 1960 in four Scott Specialty albums, France has early used with some duplication (typical mixed quality), 20th Century a mix of unused and used, incl. an unused Pexip souvenir sheets, Colonies with scattered value in unused sets, largely Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
1,700
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2796
og
France 1876-1900 Peace & Commerce (Sage) Issue Unused Collection. Over 100 items with duplication and some blocks, incl. 37 from the 1876 Type I Issue, also some better Type II such as 75c Carmine on Rose, plus 1877-1900 issues incl. the high values, we did notice some regummed stamps, but there are plenty with original gum incl. Mint N.H., therefore careful inspection is required, the total catalogue value should be quite high

E. 2,000-3,000
4,250
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2797
c
France Covers. About 200 19th Century (1840s-1860s) collected by originating town cancels, most are domestic uses, but a few are to European countries (many are complete folded letter or have original enclosures), in addition there are twenty covers to the Rothschild family from the 1860 with original letters, and then there are another 50 or so 20th Century covers or postcards with some interesting uses, most Fine or better

E. 300-400
900
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2798
 
Germany Accumulation. In four albums (these are a little messy but some areas are very well filled incl. duplication), numerous album pages, some counter books, stockpages, etc., incl. States, Germany proper from all time periods, booklets, Berlin, DDR, locals, revenues, plebiscites, occupation issues, etc., better items to be found incl. souvenir sheets, condition is mixed, close inspection is strongly recommended, the total catalogue value should be quite high

E. 4,000-5,000
15,000
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2799
nh
Germany Lot of Unused Sets. Many dozens mostly from the early post-war era, with Commemorative sets, Regular Issues (incl. the Huess set in blocks of four), Semi-Postals, a fair amount of Berlin, a few souvenir sheets incl. the Berlin 1949 Bear sheet (Mint N.H. with natural gum crease), also some Third Reich, a little Saar, many blocks of four, some duplication, a large number of sets catalogue in the $50.00-$200.00 range, a very small number are hinged, and there are a small number of used, and a few partial booklets (not counted in the catalogue value), overwhelmingly Mint N.H. and Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail

10,580
2,100
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2800
 
German Area Collection. States, Plebiscites, Occupation Issues and a few Colonies in a Scott album, lacking the high values, some areas are quite well-filled, mixed quality

E. 300-400
650
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2801
 
German Offices in China Specialized Collection. Many hundreds of mostly used stamps neatly arranged in an album, contains the 1898 Diagonal overprints, as well as the 1901-13 Overprints and Surcharges, the focus is on cancellations, so there is much duplication, especially on the lower values, with a wide range of town cancels, plus Fieldpost and Seapost postmarks, plus there are Michel-listed varieties, largely Fine-Very Fine, a great lot for the specialist

E. 1,500-2,000
3,750
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2802
 
Great Britain Used Balance. Nineteen stamps, mostly high values, with two Penny Black with four large margins, two two 1864 6p Embossed, 1884 £1 Brown Violet, King Edward VII 2sh6p (six), 5sh (fourr, 10sh (two) and £1 (one), a 10sh Seahorse, and an unused 1884 5sh Carmine Rose that is probably regummed, some minor faults, but most with Very Fine appearance

E. 1,000-1,500
1,500
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2803
 
Great Britain 1841 1p Red Specialized Collection. Many hundreds of items in two large binders, incl. shades, cancels, different plates, varieties, covers and more, incl. two complete check letter reconstructions (one has all Maltese Cross cancels), and a study of the Archer plates, a nice lot to add to an existing collection or to form a basis on which to expand

E. 1,000-1,500
1,400
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2804
 
Great Britain 1858 2p Blue (Plate 9) Check Letter reconstruction. All 240 positions of the 1858 2p Plate 9 (Scott No. 29) neatly arrange on five pages, usual mixed condition, Fine appearance, not easy to replicate, Scott Retail

3,000
475
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