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Sale 1076 — The Daniel H. and Marcel V. Collection of Birds of the World

Sale Date — Thursday, 26 June, 2014

Category — Hungary thru Korea

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2161
nhbl
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2161, Hungary thru KoreaHUNGARY, 1908, 1f-5k Definitives, Imperforate (67-73 var, 75-83 var), HUNGARY, 1908, 1f-5k Definitives, Imperforate (67-73 var, 75-83 var)HUNGARY, 1908, 1f-5k Definitives, Imperforate (67-73 var, 75-83 var). Mint N.H., cplt. set of sixteen values, blocks of four, most with corner sheet margins, Extremely Fine, a rare and impressive set of imperforate blocks, all but the three top values depict the Turul bird which is the most significant bird to the Hungarian people, ex World Traveler, Scott Retail as singles

4,000
800
2162
nhbl
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2162, Hungary thru KoreaHUNGARY, 1913-16, 1f-5k Definitives, Imperforate (84-96 var, 98-103 var), HUNGARY, 1913-16, 1f-5k Definitives, Imperforate (84-96 var, 98-103 var)HUNGARY, 1913-16, 1f-5k Definitives, Imperforate (84-96 var, 98-103 var). Mint N.H., cplt. set of nineteen values, with each value as block of four with sheet margin at right, Very Fine and rare, one of the scarcest imperforate variety sets to find, ex World Traveler, Scott Retail as singles

4,800
900
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2163
nhbl
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2163, Hungary thru KoreaHUNGARY, 1914, 1f-5k Military Aid (B18-B34; Michel 145-161), HUNGARY, 1914, 1f-5k Military Aid (B18-B34; Michel 145-161)HUNGARY, 1914, 1f-5k Military Aid (B18-B34; Michel 145-161). Mint N.H., cplt. set of seventeen values in blocks of four, bright and fresh, 1f a bottom left sheet margin block, Very Fine, catalogue values for hinged singles, Michel €560

551
400
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2164
nhbl
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2164, Hungary thru KoreaHUNGARY, 1914, 1f + 2f - 5k + 2f War Widows and Orphans Relief, Imperforate (B18-B34 var), HUNGARY, 1914, 1f + 2f - 5k + 2f War Widows and Orphans Relief, Imperforate (B18-B34 var)HUNGARY, 1914, 1f + 2f - 5k + 2f War Widows and Orphans Relief, Imperforate (B18-B34 var). Mint N.H., cplt. set of seventeen values, blocks of four, each with sheet margin at left, rich colors, Extremely Fine and pristine, ex World Traveler, Scott Retail as singles

3,400
800
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2165
nhbl
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2165, Hungary thru KoreaINDIA, 1994, 1r-11r Endangered Waterbirds, Se-tenant Block, Yellow Omitted (1504a var), INDIA, 1994, 1r-11r Endangered Waterbirds, Se-tenant Block, Yellow Omitted (1504a var)INDIA, 1994, 1r-11r Endangered Waterbirds, Se-tenant Block, Yellow Omitted (1504a var). Mint N.H. with selvage at top, Very Fine, a striking error, this set was quickly withdrawn from sale shortly after issuance as it was discovered that the ink is water soluble, accompanied by a normal block for comparison

E. 300-400
0
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2166
c
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2166, Hungary thru KoreaIRAN, Cover Group from 1930s, IRAN, Cover Group from 1930sIRAN, Cover Group from 1930s. Ten covers from 1930-34, each with a colorful variety of adhesives incl. different Airpost Issues, about half are registered airmail covers with most going to either Germany or England, mostly Very Fine, an attractive grouping of covers

E. 400-500
425
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2167
nh
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2167, Hungary thru KoreaIRAN, 1930-35, 1c-3t Shah Pahlavi and Eagle (C34-C67), IRAN, 1930-35, 1c-3t Shah Pahlavi and Eagle (C34-C67)IRAN, 1930-35, 1c-3t Shah Pahlavi and Eagle (C34-C67). Two cplt. sets, with and without "Iran" overprint, Mint N.H. (with the exception of No. C52 with h.r.), bright colors, Very Fine

814
325
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2168
nh
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2168, Hungary thru KoreaITALY, 1930, 15c-10l + 2.50l Birth of Virgil (248-256, C23-C26; Sassone 282-290, A21-A24), ITALY, 1930, 15c-10l + 2.50l Birth of Virgil (248-256, C23-C26; Sassone 282-290, A21-A24)ITALY, 1930, 15c-10l + 2.50l Birth of Virgil (248-256, C23-C26; Sassone 282-290, A21-A24). Mint N.H., cplt. set of thirteen values incl. the Air Posts, Very Fine, Sassone €1,000

835
0
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2169
P
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2169, Hungary thru KoreaIVORY COAST, 1965-66, 1fr-5fr, 15fr-90fr Birds, Artist Signed Die Sunk Proofs (231P-233P, 235P-239P), IVORY COAST, 1965-66, 1fr-5fr, 15fr-90fr Birds, Artist Signed Die Sunk Proofs (231P-233P, 235P-239P)IVORY COAST, 1965-66, 1fr-5fr, 15fr-90fr Birds, Artist Signed Die Sunk Proofs (231P-233P, 235P-239P). Eight proofs total, just missing the 10fr to complete the set, 1fr-2fr multicolored (different from issued stamp), 30fr in magenta, rest are in black, each signed by their respective engraver, Very Fine

E. 500-750
0
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2170
og
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2170, Hungary thru KoreaKOREA, 1903, 2re-2wn Falcon Issue (39-51), KOREA, 1903, 2re-2wn Falcon Issue (39-51)KOREA, 1903, 2re-2wn Falcon Issue (39-51). Original gum, cplt. set of thirteen values, 1ch with minor gum disturbance, 15ch-20ch with trivial adhesion on gum, otherwise Fine-Very Fine set, a particularly difficult set to find

1,575
600
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2171
nh
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2171, Hungary thru KoreaKOREA, 1951-52, 500wn Flags (132-173), KOREA, 1951-52, 500wn Flags (132-173)KOREA, 1951-52, 500wn Flags (132-173). Mint N.H., cplt. set incl. the 1952 Italian Flag without crown (Nos. 154a-55a), 500wn Green from Great Britain with natural paper crease, otherwise a Very Fine and attractive set, the blue issued stamps depict two doves above the U.N. emblem

1,065
200
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2172
og
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2172, Hungary thru KoreaKOREA, 1951-52, 500wm Flags, Imperforate (132-173 vars), KOREA, 1951-52, 500wm Flags, Imperforate (132-173 vars)KOREA, 1951-52, 500wm Flags, Imperforate (132-173 vars). Without gum as issued (with no hinge marks), cplt. set of 42 issued stamps plus the 1952 Italian Flag without crown (Nos. 154a-55a vars), with each in sheet margin horizontal pairs, Very Fine

E. 400-500
600
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2173
nhbl
Sale Number 1076, Lot Number 2173, Hungary thru KoreaKOREA, 1951, 500wn Flags, Imperforate Souvenir Sheets of Two (132-173 Footnote), KOREA, 1951, 500wn Flags, Imperforate Souvenir Sheets of Two (132-173 Footnote)KOREA, 1951, 500wn Flags, Imperforate Souvenir Sheets of Two (132-173 Footnote). Without gum as issued and no traces of hinges present, cplt. set of the 22 issued sheets, incredibly fresh and pristine, Very Fine

1,300
300
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2174
 
North Korea Bird Collection. Housed on stock pages in a Lighthouse album, begins with 20 early deluxe proofs from 1958-64 of which no more than 30 of each were printed, also with nine other more modern deluxe proofs from 2009, collection with singles, sets, souvenir sheets, sheets, with a number of imperforates and various errors and proofs noted to 2011, also with some South Korea at the back, mostly Mint N.H., Very Fine, a collection that would be nearly impossible to replicate

E. 750-1,000
1,800
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