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Sale 1114 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History, featuring the F. Christian Killien, M.D. Collection

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 9-10 December, 2015

Category — Worldwide Collections and Accumulations

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1521
 
Worldwide Large Accumulation. Many thousands of mostly unused in glassines, this was put together by someone with the idea of becoming a dealer, a large part are identified by Scott number and (old) catalogue values, many complete sets, especially from the post-war era, but also useful value in earlier, incl. some 19th Century, some parts are very organized, but some needs work, much is Mint N.H. and Fine-Very Fine, a handsome profit awaits for someone who will patiently and carefully evaluate this holding

E. 3,000-4,000
24,000
1522
 
Worldwide Huge Accumulation. Over 150 stockbooks or albums, plus some on stockpages or album pages, and two boxes of loose material mostly in glassines, the stockbooks vary greatly, some are a little on the sparse side, however there are many large stockbooks that are literally overflowing with stamps, these having thousands of stamps each, all parts of the world represented, unused and used, we did note better items mixed among the more common, so viewing is essential

E. 3,000-4,000
12,000
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1523
 
Worldwide Private Ship Company Stamps. Over 600 items mounted in a special David Nussmann album, with spaces for genuine, reprints and forgeries, including different types and positions, wide range of the different Steamship company that issued private stamps, mostly from the last half of the 19th Century, typical mixed condition, an unusually comprehensive collection of this challenging collecting field

E. 1,500-2,000
2,700
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1524
 
Worldwide Accumulation. Offered intact as received, most valuable part is a binder of Air Post stamps and covers, particularly Zeppelins, incl. U.S. Graf Zeppelin set unused, plus two $1.30 and one $2.60 on covers or cards, Germany SuidAmerica (six stamps on four flown covers), also 1948-49 Silver Wedding omnibus set, some other omnibus issues, United States incl. three White Plains souvenir sheets, various other stamps and covers of the world, mixed condition

E. 1,500-2,000
4,250
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1525
 
Worldwide Lot. In an album and stockbook, mostly Europe, but other areas including United States, the album consists of Monaco, Greece and a little Austria, the stockbooks are filled with mainly unused sets, but also some used 19th Century, medium priced items abound, some duplication, largely Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
2,200
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1526
 
Worldwide Accumulation. From an old-time estate, filling two boxes, with stockbooks, albums, stockpages and loose, wide range of items, incl. unused, used, blocks and booklets, should be closely inspected

E. 1,000-1,500
10,500
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1527
 
Worldwide Collection, 1840-1940. Approximately 10,000 predominately used stamps in a junior edition 1939 Scott International Postage Stamp Album, country representations are mixed from just a few to relatively complete for the spaces provided, some useful United States, quite a bit of better Canada featuring a used 3c Bright Red on Laid Paper No. 33 (some perf faults), France with 5fr Napoleon used with Yokohama, Japan circular datestamp (faults as typically seen), also Semi-Postals and Air Posts, Great Britain with several higher catalog value used classics, there are other interesting items scattered throughout, the collector was careful to put glassine pages between these double sided pages where required, mixed condition, much Fine-Very Fine, better assemblage than typically seen in these types of albums

E. 1,000-1,500
1,500
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1528
 
Worldwide Collection. In twelve Scott International albums with slipcases, goes to the early 1970s, arranged alphabetically, some areas fairly well-filled, others are sparse, mixed condition

E. 1,000-1,500
1,100
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1529
 
Worldwide Balance of an Estate. Incl. a British Commonwealth collection in an Imperial album, Germany Third Reich collection, some topical collections, British omnibus, collections of Hungary and Egypt, various covers and some Egyptian postcards

E. 750-1,000
2,300
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1530
 
Worldwide Miscellany. Five volumes, three are thick worldwide albums with lots of stamps but probably nothing terribly scarce, one volume of “Fauna” Topical with better sets and some unrelated material and a Mint Never Hinged Collection of earlier Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam, useful lot

E. 500-750
275
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1531
 
Worldwide Miscellaneous Group. Incl. Czechoslovakia Music Sheets with folders, early Israel, a few presentation booklets, high cataloguing Italian States, and more, mixed condition

E. 500-750
1,300
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1532
 
Worldwide Small Balance. Sets and singles housed on black cards, incl. a couple P.R.C. unused sets, Mexico 1934 University with each value used on small pieces and missing only a couple top values, some Belgian Congo, Obock/Somali Coast and Tannu Tuva, Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
600
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1533
 
Worldwide Balance of Consignment. Vatican City unused collection that is quite well filled, some French Colonies, Russian Offices in Turkey collection, Spanish Colonies incl. low value 19th Century in large quantities, Antarctic covers, and more, mixed condition

E. 400-500
850
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1534
 
Worldwide Balance of Consignment. In albums, stockbooks, glassines, etc., wide range incl. some United States, mixed condition

E. 400-500
400
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1535
 
Worldwide Group. Over 50 mostly 19th Century stamps, incl. Ceylon, Italian States, German States, Buenos Aires, Poland Levant overprints and first issue Swaziland blocks, mixed condition, some are questionable, examination required

E. 300-400
475
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1536
 
Worldwide Accumulation. An eclectic balance of a collection comprising of both stamps and covers, some items of interest noticed are classic Russian covers, Danzig stamp collection, worldwide unused souvenir sheets and sets, an array of parcel cards, commercial, military-related and censored mail from the 1940s, and even a used France No. C15 with selvage at bottom, mixed condition

E. 300-400
1,300
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1537
 
Worldwide Lot. Mostly Europe (incl. Colonies and Occupation issues) on album pages, majority from the early 19th Century, with some medium priced unused sets, majority Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
650
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1538
c
Worldwide Cover Accumulation. Well over 1,000, early to modern, mostly commercial, wide variety of uses, incl. military, postage due, diplomatic, and more, many different areas, a large amount of Middle East including Egypt with two Cairo Ty. I Posta Europea usages and an Austrian mixed franking with Posta Europea, completely unpicked from an old-time estate, well worth careful inspection

E. 2,000-3,000
12,500
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1539
og
Worldwide Aerogrammes. Over 120 mint aerogrammes that were acquired as new issues in 1959 and 1960, wide range of countries with only very limited duplication, a few varieties such as Australia O.H.M.S with Specimen overprint, Fine-Very Fine

E. 150-200
225
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