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Sale 1082 — The William Fekete Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 21-22 October, 2014

Category — Group Lots by Issue from the Fekete Collection

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
685
 
Stampless and Stamped Covers. Folder incl. 19 stampless covers, nice examples from Grand Rapids Mich. (postmaster free) and Detroit (1831), a couple to Canada, range of towns with earliest 1821, also several classic stamped covers incl. No. 63 strip of three, finally two pieces of colonial currency (Friedberg PA 210 and 221b, $400.00 retail value), overall Fine group

E. 500-750
350
686
 
1847-1868, Unused and Used Classic Issues. On stock pages, more than 50 unused stamps and more than 60 used stamps, a great many better Scott numbers, unused incl. Nos. 1, 7, 10, 30, 36 (pair), 36B, 37 (three), 38 (two), 63, 67, 69, 70, 71 (several), 72, 76, 97, others, used incl. Nos. 7, 12 (two), 28, 29, 37, 38, range of 65's, 90, many others, problems to be found nearly throughout on the better stamps, incl. a few unused which may be cleaned, a number are regummed, but some original gum present as well, many appear Fine, a valuable group with huge Scott Retail value, worth careful review, several certificates accompany

E. 4,000-5,000
3,250
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687
 
3c 1851 Issue (10-11). More than 90 stamps, a few No. 10 or 10A but vast majority Nos. 11 and 11A plus a few perforated, range of items incl. unused, used and several covers, better incl. unused (no gum) block of four with large part of two additional stamps, original gum strip of three, used single with stitch watermark, unused single with long left selvage showing Plate no. 1 and most of the imprint, variety of shades and cancels, some flaws to be expected but overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
650
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688
 
1870-88 Bank Note Issues. Approximately 100 stamps on album and stock pages, both unused and used, range of issues and denominations to 90c, better incl. Nos. 138 (small repair and likely regummed), 150, 153 (two, no gum), 154 used pair, 178c (original gum, slightly toned), 189 (original gum), 190-191 (no gum), 206 block of six, 209 block of four, 217 (two), 218 (four incl. three unused, two disturbed original gum), small group of 3c fancy cancels incl. heads, skull & crossbones, many others with original gum, flaws to be expected, appear Fine-Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
3,625
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689
og
Columbian Issue. Approximately 45 unused stamps, nice group of 4c with block of four and 13 singles with some showing "Three Leaf" variety, 6c pair and five singles in different shades, 8c block of four and three singles, 15c, some faults, most Fine-Very Fine

2,545
475
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690
 
1894-98 Bureau Issues. More than 100 stamps on stock pages, denominations from a wide range of 2c to several higher values incl. unused Nos. 259 (original gum), 260 (three), 262 (original gum), used Nos. 276 and 278, middle range denominations incl. several other 15c, also a few plate strips plus some Small Banknotes incl. two unused 30c and one used 90c, mixed condition with flaws to be found on the best stamps, overall Fine appearance, three certificates accompany

E. 1,000-1,500
1,600
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691
c
Trans-Mississippi Postal Cards. Complete set of ten 1c Postal Cards (UX14), each illustrating different building at the Exposition, few small corner bends, mostly fresh and Very Fine set, also incl. one extra with 1c Trans-Mississippi stamp

E. 200-300
225
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692
og
1c-10c Pan-American (294-299). Balance on a single stock page, all denominations unused incl. duplication, also two used "inverts" (vignette cut outs), overall Fine, Scott Retail more than $1,100.00

E. 200-300
180
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693
ogbl
Pan-American and Louisiana Purchase Expositions, Souvenir Cards. Collection of multi-colored cards or covers, Buffalo Pan-American incl. 14 unused and two mailed, each depicting a scene from the exposition, also a nice group of 11 expo labels plus five others on one of the cards, St. Louis Expo incl. 15 cards, 11 used, also a used Jamestown card, some flaws or toning to be found, but many appear Fine or Very Fine

E. 400-500
275
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694
 
1908-20 Washington-Franklin Issues. Large group of unused and used stamps, mounted on album and stock pages, range of issues incl. complete unused set of Nos. 331-342 plus 50c-$1.00 used, few perf 12 coils, 1c-2c Bluish paper, Nos. 424-425 "COIL" plate blocks, No. 505 5c error in block of six (disturbed gum), imperforates in large multiples incl. No. 534 in plate block of 16 with ghost of second plate no., perf 10 coils, group of unused and used $2.00-$5.00 Nos. 479-480 (Scott Retail $705.00 for this group), perf 11 set to $1.00 (50c in block of four), some precancels and others, some flaws to be expected but overall Fine appearance with some Very Fine, several certificates accompany

E. 1,500-2,000
2,500
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695
og
1904-26 Commemoratives. Group on album and stock pages, incl. Mint N.H. Nos. 323-327, 328-330 (5c Mint N.H.), plate block of six of No. 329, 1909 Commemoratives incl. 2c Lincoln Bluish and center line block of No. 371, Panama Pacific Issue incl. blocks of Nos. 398 (Mint N.H.) and 401-403 (2c and two 5c stamps Mint N.H.), a few later incl. Mint N.H. plate block of No. 548 and White Plains sheet No. 630 (hinged in selvage), mostly Fine with some Very Fine, Scott Retail more than $5,000.00

E. 1,000-1,500
1,000
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696
 
20th Century Issues. Extensive collection mounted in four full albums, wide range of issues and many specialty items, a few 1902, Washington-Franklin and 1922 booklet panes, 1922 Issue complete incl. plate block of No. 565, specialized collection of 2c Black Harding, No. 634A (P.F. certificate), 1920's commemorative plate blocks, Kansas-Nebraska sets complete plus Kansas set in blocks of four (no gum), Nos. 704-715 together on First Day Cover, range of Farley imperforates, Presidentials complete, later commemoratives thru 1940's, a few modern imperf errors, others, overall Very Fine, worth review

E. 1,500-2,000
1,400
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697
 
Air Post. Album of unused stamps and a few covers, incl. Nos. C1-C6 with some duplication (two C3 and three C6), C10a pane and intact booklet, C18, complete panes of 50 of C17 and C19, few plate blocks incl. Nos. C10, C12, C20-C22, C24, nice group of Beacon plate blocks, covers incl. C18 and two crash covers from 1930, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
850
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698
og
Special Delivery. Extensive group of single stamps, blocks and plate blocks on stock pages, incl. E1 (two), E2, E3 (two), E7 block of four, E9, a few U.S. Possessions items, Specimens and some proofs, plate blocks incl. E11 and several later, Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
900
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699
 
Postage Dues. Mostly unused collection mounted on album pages, incl. Nos. J1-J7 (most no gum), J22-J28, most of the 1894-95 incl. J36 and J37, a few extras, mixed condition with flaws to be found, appear Fine, Scott Retail approx. $7,500.00

E. 750-10,000
600
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700
 
Officials. White Ace and stock pages of unused and used stamps, incl. unused Nos. O15-O24, O47-O56, State Dept. to 90c, some better soft papers incl. 30c Treasury (no gum), O121-O126, few multiples, many of the higher value items without gum, some faults, many Fine-Very Fine, a worthwhile group

E. 1,000-1,500
1,300
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701
 
Newspapers and Periodicals. Comprehensive collection of mostly proofs, incl. impressive group of 1865 large-format issue with PR2TC5, PR3TC5 and PR4TC5 in all four Scott-listed colors, PR57P4-PR79P4, nice group of Trial Color plate proofs incl. some blocks of four, most Fine-Very Fine, a scarce group

E. 1,000-1,500
1,300
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702
 
Back-of-Book Issues. White Ace album pages of unused stamps, incl. Nos. Q1-Q12 (two sets), JQ1-JQ5, few Officials incl. O121-O126, some later Postage Dues, Postal Notes, Boating, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
450
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703
 
Back-of-Book Issues. Stock pages of unused and used stamps, incl. Revenues, Telegraph trial color proofs, Postal Seals, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
750
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704
c
Postal Cards. Overstuffed 3-ring binder of unused Postal Cards, incl. several with pre-printed addresses, few uncut, few surcharges incl. one 1c double surcharge with one inverted, also some Postal Stationery, few leather post cards, other oddball items, some faults, many Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
325
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705
nh
Hunting Permits. Stock sheets of mostly Mint N.H. stamps, incl. Nos. RW1 (hinged with plate no. selvage), RW2, RW3, RW4, nice group from 1950's and 60's, also album of state duck stamps from 1988, 41 total (Scott Retail for the state stamps $10.00 or more each), overall fresh and Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
1,000
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706
 
White's Encyclopedia of the Colors of United States Postage Stamps. Volumes I-IV in slipcases, Very Fine

E. 200-300
325
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