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Sale 1152 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Friday, 25-28 April, 2017

Category — Collections and Accumulations - Peru thru Yemen

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1799
 
Peru Interesting Small Lot. Mostly focused around earlier classic issues with cancellation studies, also with a few covers incl. 1830s stampless cover from Callao to United States (New York Ship marking), No. 14 used from Chincha Islands, U.S. 10c Banknote cover to Consul in Brazil, plus more, mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
1,000
1800
 
Portugal and Colonies Collection. In large Scott album, well-filled overall with both unused and used, as expected much of value in Portugal proper with early classics incl. First Issue, better sets and souvenir sheets, various colonies incl. better representations of Azores, Macao, Guinea and India, we notice a number of scarce items and some that catalogue over $1,000.00 each, much is Fine or better

E. 3,000-4,000
7,500
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1801
 
Romania Mostly Unused Collection. To 1958 in a Schaubek album, some early issues including Moldavia-Walachia, largely complete from 1976 onward, 20th Century nearly all unused, including many Mint N.H. sets, some sets present both unused and used, includes Semi-Postal and Air Posts, Fine-Very Fine, a clean representative collection

E. 750-1,000
850
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1802
 
Russia Town Cancel Collection. In a stockbook, mostly 1858 Perforated 12-1/2 and 1865 Perforated 14-1/2-15 Issues with a focus on the 10k, some other values as well, we note about 100 stamps and 20 covers remarkably displaying over 75 different town numeral postmarks (which are each identified), mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
650
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1803
 
Russia Collection. Housed in stockbooks from early classic period thru late 1960s, numerous better sets and singles and generally concurrent unused and used, with Back-of-Book Air Posts, Offices Abroad, even some imperforates noticed throughout, souvenir sheets including dozens of No. 596, 1949 Lenin Mausoleum, 1964 Olympics and more, mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
9,500
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1804
 
Russia and Soviet Area Collection. To 1960s in Scott album, much of the value focused around Russia proper from beginning to Soviet era incl. Back-of-Book Semi-Postals, Air Post and Air Post Officials, also with Offices in China and Turkish Empire and various other areas such as Armenia, Mongolia, Tannu Tuva, etc., much is Fine or better

E. 1,000-1,500
4,500
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1805
 
Ryukyu Islands Collection. To 1960s in an old-time album, predominately unused with a few used, incl. 1948 First Printing, key value No. 17 (lightly hinged) and more, mostly Very Fine

E. 500-750
1,100
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1806
og
San Marino Unused Collection. To 1947 neatly laid out in a stockbook, includes 30c Brown and 40c Violet from the First Issue, better Commemorative sets such as 1932 Garibaldi (Mint N.H.), Air Post including the First Issue, other Back-of-Book including 1925-39 Postage Due set (Mint N.H.), a few souvenir sheets, Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,000
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1807
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San Marino Small Collection. Nearly all Mint N.H. with much of the value in 1930s-50s incl. Air Posts such as Nos. C77, C78, C91, latter with both single and souvenir sheet of six, mostly Very Fine

E. 400-500
550
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1808
 
Scandinavia Collection. To about 1970 in a Scott album, representation from all countries, earliest issues mainly used, including Denmark No. 1, Iceland No. 4 (Friedl certificate), and Sweden 6s, 8s and 24s First Issue, some better unused 19th Century from Iceland, Norway and others, 20th Century is filled with unused or used sets and high values, useful Back-of-Book including Greenland all eleven Polar Bear Parcel Post, condition is somewhat mixed, though the better values were often bought individually at auction and are Fine-Very Fine

E. 4,000-5,000
6,750
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1809
og
Sierra Leone Unused 20th Century Collection. Neatly arranged on stockpages, includes 1903 and 1907-10 King Edward VII sets, the 1933 Wilberforce set (the £1 appears to be Mint N.H.), the King George VI Definitive set, 1956 and 1961 QEII sets, and one stamp from the Queen Victoria era, Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
1,300
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1810
 
Spain and Colonies Collection. To 1969 in a Scott album, early stamps mostly used (thought there are some better unused), with many cataloguing in the hundreds of dollars each, these better stamps tend to be attractive four-margin examples, includes several of the key 19c values and a few of the scarce 10-peso high values, the turn-of-the-century has some better high values unused or used, late 20th Century has many sets, good Semi-Postal and Air Posts, plus other Back-of-Book, Colonies contains many useful unused sets and better values, overall condition is a little mixed, however as noted the better stamps and sets are often Fine-Very Fine

E. 3,000-4,000
6,500
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1811
 
Spain Classic Accumulation. Mainly on stock or auction lot cards, better high-value Classics noticed incl. 1850 and 1851 Issues 6r Blue and 10r Green, 1853 6c Carmine Rose, 1865 19c Imperforate (both used and unused), 1865 19c Perforated (unused, regummed), 1873 10p Violet Brown, even a few Carlist stamps and covers, plus much more, mixed condition primarily in high-cataloguing stamps though some better quality noticed, seven certificates accompany, Fine-Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
3,750
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1812
S
Straits Settlements "Specimen" Overprint Collection Balance. Remarkable offering of sixteen sets or singles, highlights incl. SG Nos. 95s-101s, 103s, 153s-167s, 193s-212s, 240es (prepared but not issued), 278s-298s and others, small faults mostly consisting of slightly toned gum, couple early sets with no gum, Fine-Very Fine, a rare opportunity to acquire a near complete "Specimen" collection (void of a few more valuable items offered as single lots), SG value

£ 9,505
2,700
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1813
 
Switzerland Stock. In stockbooks to late 1960s, incl. Geneva Cantonal (with Moser-Raz opinion), some early Classics, better sets and singles with light duplication incl. PAX set, careful viewing suggested as many sets are Mint N.H., Back-of-Book and souvenir sheets incl. NABA sheet and others, mostly Fine or better

E. 1,000-1,500
2,500
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1814
 
Switzerland Accumulation. Many hundreds in a stockbook, some Canton issues (mostly fakes or facsimiles, but a few genuine), some higher cataloguing later 19th Century, sets and souvenir sheets of the 20th Century, including Mint N.H. PAX set, Back-of-Book includes departmental officials, and more, some duplication including blocks, the 20th Century is generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
2,200
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1815
 
Syria Remarkable Collection. In stockbooks, begins with 1919 First Issue to 1960s, few stockbooks with numerous better singles (quite a few in Mint N.H. condition) and large blocks (incl. both Olympic sets), two stockbooks of errors and varieties from minor shifts to major errors, both listed and unlisted in Yvert, souvenir sheets, some panes, deluxe proofs of No. 272-281 (without glassine, Yvert €2,800), and even postal history incl. Nos. C1-C3, duplication present but not overwhelming, much is Fine or better, careful viewing is recommended

E. 3,000-4,000
5,750
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1816
 
Transvaal Collection. On album pages, with both unused and used, mainly from First British Occupation onwards with many errors and varieties especially on the 1900 Second British Occupation "V.R.I." overprints incl. unlisted varieties and even fold-overs, some faults to be expected but mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
4,000
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1817
 
Turkey Mostly Unused Collection. To 1941 in an old European album, some useful stamps from the early issues, much of the value in turn of the century sets and the 1916 -17 overprints, where many elusive stamps will be found, some Back-of-Book, overall Fine-Very Fine, with the 20th Century quite comprehensive

E. 2,000-3,000
3,500
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1818
 
Turkey Collection. In stockbooks to 1960s, from 1863 First Issues onwards, with singles and sets incl. better items, souvenir sheets and Back-of-Book with Turkey in Asia, often unused and used, some duplication present, mostly Fine or better, careful inspection advised

E. 750-1,000
1,500
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1819
 
Venezuela Small Accumulation. Much of the value is focused around the first few issues of the Republic with an interesting selection of both used and unused examples, different cancels and even an 1859 2r Bisect on small piece, some later issues with duplication, mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
475
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1820
nh
Yemen Collection. From 1926 thru late 1960s in three stockbooks, appearing complete for the period with issued stamps, imperforates, souvenir sheets and even unlisted material (or footnoted) incl. Royalist Civil War Issues of the early 1960s, with Back-of-Book, all Mint N.H. with each item in individual mount, Very Fine

E. 400-500
650
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1821
 
Yemen Remarkable Massive Holding. Replete with singles, sets, blocks (incl. First Issue) and large quantity of complete panes from 1926 First Issue to 1960s, there are large quantities of souvenir sheets, much of the material is also from the 1963 Republic Overprints including pads of sheets and numerous varieties especially on souvenir sheets with dramatic double and inverted overprints (much of which is not listed), the panes alone catalogue over $115,000.00, with Royalist Civil War Issues too, mostly Fine-Very Fine, a rarely offered instant stock

E. 4,000-5,000
3,750
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1822
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Yemen Extensive Imperforate Holding. Mostly blocks of four or six or complete panes of these limited issue stamps from 1939-1960s, larger quantities of panes incl. Nos. 24-29 (panes of 50), 49-52 (nine panes of 50), 78-79, C10-C11 (two sheets of 8), C29-C29D (pane of 50 and block of 40), Mint N.H., the Scott Retail exceeds $15,000.00, mostly Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
1,500
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