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Sale 1214 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 10-12 December, 2019

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Category — Ryukyu Islands thru Uruguay

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1750
 
Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1750, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguayRYUKYU ISLANDS, 1952, 100y on 2y Rose Violet (17), RYUKYU ISLANDS, 1952, 100y on 2y Rose Violet (17)RYUKYU ISLANDS, 1952, 100y on 2y Rose Violet (17). Rich color on bright paper, unobtrusive cancel, Very Fine, much scarcer used than unused, with 1988 authentication note by Joseph Bush, and 1988 P.F. certificate

1,400
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1751
TC
Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1751, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguaySAAR, 1956, 12fr + 3fr and 15fr+5fr Olympics, Trial Color Proofs (B109-B110 TC; Michel 371-372 TC), SAAR, 1956, 12fr + 3fr and 15fr+5fr Olympics, Trial Color Proofs (B109-B110 TC; Michel 371-372 TC)SAAR, 1956, 12fr + 3fr and 15fr+5fr Olympics, Trial Color Proofs (B109-B110 TC; Michel 371-372 TC). Each a large die proof sunk on card, 12f+3f in two distinct shades of gray with no background, 15fr+5fr in black, grayish blue, and violet, all but one signed by the artist, Very Fine group

E. 400-500
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1752
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1752, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguaySPAIN, 1938, 45c + 2p +5p Air Post, Souvenir Sheet of One (CB6b; Edifil 760), SPAIN, 1938, 45c + 2p +5p Air Post, Souvenir Sheet of One (CB6b; Edifil 760)SPAIN, 1938, 45c + 2p +5p Air Post, Souvenir Sheet of One (CB6b; Edifil 760). Mint N.H., serial no. 00690, fresh color, typical natural gum bends and small inclusion

VERY FINE. A HANDSOME AND PRISTINE NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THIS RARE SOUVENIR SHEET.

With 2019 Comex certificate. Edifil €9,000

6,000
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1753
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1753, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguaySPAIN, 1938 Civil War Cover, SPAIN, 1938 Civil War CoverSPAIN, 1938 Civil War Cover. Stampless cover sent from Algeciras to Cadiz, with hand-drawn illustration of Mickey Mouse, address in fancy scroll, Algeciras circular datestamp, military censor handstamp, Very Fine, an eye-catching and most unusual cover

E. 300-400
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1754
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1754, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguaySURINAM, 1941, 20x-10g Air Post (C15-C19; NVPH LP15-LP19), SURINAM, 1941, 20x-10g Air Post (C15-C19; NVPH LP15-LP19)SURINAM, 1941, 20x-10g Air Post (C15-C19; NVPH LP15-LP19). Mint N.H. blocks of four with selvage and letter "A" or number "8", typical dried original gum, uncommonly fresh, Very Fine, key 5g with 1981 Friedl certificate, NVPH €2,040, Scott Retail as hinged singles

1,535
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1755
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1755, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguaySWEDEN, 1924, 5o-5k UPU Congress (197-211; Facit 196-210), SWEDEN, 1924, 5o-5k UPU Congress (197-211; Facit 196-210)SWEDEN, 1924, 5o-5k UPU Congress (197-211; Facit 196-210). Complete set of fifteen values in Mint N.H. blocks of four, well-centered, bright and fresh, one 30o stamp with small thin, otherwise Very Fine, not easy to find a set of blocks in Mint N.H. condition, Facit as singles SK 44,000, Scott Retail as four sets with both 10o watermarks

5,600
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1756
 
Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1756, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguaySWITZERLAND, Basel, 1845, 2-1/2r Dove of Basel (3L1; Zumstein 8), SWITZERLAND, Basel, 1845, 2-1/2r Dove of Basel (3L1; Zumstein 8)SWITZERLAND, Basel, 1845, 2-1/2r Dove of Basel (3L1; Zumstein 8). Large margins to just touching at top left, strong colors, red Basel circular datestamp, two shallow thins

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. AN ATTRACTIVE USED EXAMPLE OF THE BASEL DOVE, THE WORLD'S FIRST BICOLORED STAMP.

With 1967 P.F. certificate. Zumstein SFr 17,500

15,500
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1757
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1757, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguayTURKEY, 1935, 20pa+20pa to 100k+100k Congress of Women's Intl. Alliance (B54-B68), TURKEY, 1935, 20pa+20pa to 100k+100k Congress of Women's Intl. Alliance (B54-B68)TURKEY, 1935, 20pa+20pa to 100k+100k Congress of Women's Intl. Alliance (B54-B68). Mint N.H., excellent centering, fresh colors, Very Fine and choice set

750
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1758
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1758, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguayTURKEY, 1935, 20pa+20pa to 100k+100k Congress of Women's Intl. Alliance (B54-B68), TURKEY, 1935, 20pa+20pa to 100k+100k Congress of Women's Intl. Alliance (B54-B68)TURKEY, 1935, 20pa+20pa to 100k+100k Congress of Women's Intl. Alliance (B54-B68). Mint N.H., well-centered, bright and fresh, Very Fine

750
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1759
c
Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1759, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguayTURKEY IN ASIA, 1921, 1pi Ultramarine Court Cost, 2pi Blue Black Land Registry (34, 40), TURKEY IN ASIA, 1921, 1pi Ultramarine Court Cost, 2pi Blue Black Land Registry (34, 40)TURKEY IN ASIA, 1921, 1pi Ultramarine Court Cost, 2pi Blue Black Land Registry (34, 40). Each tied by Angora circular datestamp on cover to Kasamouni (backstamped), Very Fine, a rare combination on cover

E. 750-1,000
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1760
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1760, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguayTURKEY IN ASIA, 1921, 2pi Blue Black Land Registry (40), TURKEY IN ASIA, 1921, 2pi Blue Black Land Registry (40)TURKEY IN ASIA, 1921, 2pi Blue Black Land Registry (40). Two singles, along with Turkey 1916 5pi Pyramids (No. 430), each tied by Angora circular datestamp on registered cover to Ineboli (backstamp), boxed registry handstamp, backflap missing, Very Fine, a very rare use of the Land Registry stamp

E. 1,000-1,500
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1761
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1761, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguayTURKEY IN ASIA, 1921, 5pi Green Foreign Affairs (41), TURKEY IN ASIA, 1921, 5pi Green Foreign Affairs (41)TURKEY IN ASIA, 1921, 5pi Green Foreign Affairs (41). Used with two 1922 5pi Dark Blue (No. 82), tied by Stamboul circular datestamps on 1924 registered cover to Jena, Germany (backstamp), boxed registry handstamp, on the reverse are Turkey 1923 20pa (four) and 1pi (two) Definitives also tied by Stamboul circular datestamps, scarce combination use

E. 500-750
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1762
 
Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1762, Ryukyu Islands thru UruguayURUGUAY, 1924, 2c-12c Olympic Soccer on Yellow Paper (282-284 footnote), URUGUAY, 1924, 2c-12c Olympic Soccer on Yellow Paper (282-284 footnote)URUGUAY, 1924, 2c-12c Olympic Soccer on Yellow Paper (282-284 footnote). Affixed in postal administration souvenir folder, bright and fresh, Very Fine, 500 sets were made to commemorate Uruguay's soccer victories, only a small number of those are still in the original souvenir folder

1,500
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