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Sale 1214 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

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

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Category — Worldwide Collections and Accumulations

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1915
 
Worldwide Valuable Holding of Better Stamps. Over 70 singles or sets, the vast majority of which were purchased individually at auction, strongest area is France, with unused and used classics, some of which are in Very Fine condition, better unused 20th Century, including a couple Semi-postal stamps in large multiples, other classic issues, such as four Norway #1's with large margins, several Brazil Bullseye stamps, better 20th Century, such as Austria Dollfuss (two Mint N.H., one hinged and one used) and a WIPA souvenir sheet in folder, some eclectic areas such as China and Honduras No. C7a with Friedl certificate, and much more, a tiny number may have small faults, but the vast majority is Fine-Very Fine and highly saleable

E. 7,500-10,000
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1916
 
Worldwide Balance of a Specialized Olympic Games Collection. From the first Olympic Games in 1896 to about 1972, one part is neatly arranged in fifteen stockbooks, the other part (which contains a good portion of the value) was not mounted, with many still on decades-old auction cards or sales sheets, includes singles, sets, blocks, sheets, proofs (including 1906 Greece issue), covers (including some with the 1896 Greece series), varieties including many imperforate, postcards, presentation sheets, etc., there are a small number of Sports issues not related to the Olympic Games, numerous desirable items would cost hundreds of dollars each if bought individually, vast majority Fine-Very Fine, a wonderful lot of this popular thematic collecting area

E. 7,500-10,000
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1917
 
Worldwide Balance of Consignment. Canada album with some high-cataloguing stamps, springback album with mostly classic Europe, and British Commonwealth on album pages with decent Cyprus, mixed condition

E. 2,000-3,000
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1918
 
Worldwide Collection. 1840-1940 in a 1947 Scott International album, packed with thousands of unused or used stamps, a few high cataloguing classics, useful sets such as an unused set of Luxembourg 1935 Intellectuals, somewhat mixed condition, many Fine-Very Fine, the album itself is in rough condition

E. 1,500-2,000
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1919
 
Worldwide Balance. Basically the non-British portion of a consignment, some German related (mostly colonies and plebiscites), early Austria cancels, Iceland, small collection balances including classic Chile, Thailand, and more, mixed condition

E. 1,500-2,000
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1920
 
Worldwide Balance. A couple dozen items, better Great Britain including unused £1 Seahorse, £1 P.U.C, and used 1883 6p Govt. Parcels official (Sismondo certificate), early unused Canada, used Finland, and 20th Century Europe unused, including two France 50fr Bank Note Air Post, and four Berlin Bear souvenir sheets, early stamps in mixed quality, 20th Century largely Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
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1921
 
Worldwide Balance of an Estate. Various stamps and covers filling a box, wide range of areas including United States and various German Occupation stamps, also Spain Civil War stamps and labels, in albums, pages, mint sheet files, old auction lot cards and folders, etc., mixed condition, inspection necessary

E. 1,000-1,500
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1922
 
Worldwide Accumulation. Mostly in stockbooks, much of the value is in Greece, including Hermes Heads, better 20th Century sets, covers, Occupation issues and Crete, plus useful sets and singles from other countries, including 20th Century Turkey, mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
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1923
 
Worldwide Balance. Mostly 20th Century British Commonwealth, Western Europe, or Israel, on album pages, stockpages, glassines, sales sheets, etc., many useful medium priced sets and singles, some new issues from the 1940s, including at least ten sets of Cook Islands 1944-46 definitives (SG 137-145), a few interesting covers, and more, largely Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
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1924
 
Worldwide 20th Century Collection. 1941-1986, in fifteen Scott International albums, unused and used singles and sets scattered throughout, some areas better than others, with useful Asia, including People's Republic of China, slightly mixed condition, much is Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
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1925
 
Worldwide Collection. 21 Scott albums, either International or Specialty, this is the non-British portion, so heaviest in Europe and colonies, but also independent Asia, Africa, and Latin America, some areas well-filled (including unused sets), other areas are sparse, some useful medium-priced items, somewhat mixed condition

E. 1,000-1,500
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1926
 
Worldwide Accumulation. Dozens of albums or stockbooks, focus is on British Commonwealth, with better Falkland Islands, Australia, Ceylon, and others, better singles and sets, unfortunately many have been affected by toning (our estimate would be much higher if not for this), mixed condition

E. 1,000-1,500
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1927
 
Worldwide Balance of a Large Collection. Two binders with used from countries that weren't strong enough to offer individually, mainly Asia and Middle East, including Israel that contains early tabs, various in stockbooks and loose, mixed condition

E. 750-1,000
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1928
 
Worldwide Menagerie. Eclectic range of material on dealer cards, stock and album pages, etc., we notice Japanese Occupation material from Burma, Sarawak and Malaya, Thailand, stockbook of Indo-China, Cuba and Puerto Rico, Russia, even Bhutan 1973 record stamps and Colombia Curtiss Aeroplane promotional label (this example was not used in the overprinting for Nos. C2-C10), mixed condition

E. 500-750
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1929
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Worldwide Souvenir Sheet Lot. Five stockbooks filled with mostly post-war souvenir sheets from various countries, some better pre-war souvenir sheets and sheetlets, slight duplication, also some modern Iceland and Greenland in larger quantities, including Greenland booklets, vast majority Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
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1930
 
Worldwide Balance of Consignment. Filling two boxes, a large portion is fairly recent new issues of various countries, including United States (at least $250.00 face value), much of the rest is lower-end stamps, though there is one small binder with some better items, much is Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
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1931
 
Worldwide Balance. Three boxes of stamps and covers, some new issues including Great Britain, a few interesting commercial covers, modern FDC's, loose stamps sorted by country, including popular areas such as China, mixed condition

E. 500-750
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1932
 
Worldwide Accumulation. Much of the value in 20th Century British Commonwealth, collection balances, sets and singles on stockcards or stockpages, also some United States including Revenues, mixed condition

E. 300-400
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1933
 
Worldwide Balance. Early stamps of North Borneo and Labuan, various classic stamp including forgeries, some United States, a few covers, mixed condition

E. 200-300
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1934
 
Worldwide Balance. Small miscellaneous unused group on album pages, much of the value in Italian Socialist Republic, including 50l First Issue (signed Bloch), postage due and parcel post sets, and a few others, some Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine

E. 200-300
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1935
 
Worldwide Stamp and Cover Balance. A few dozen items, flight covers including German Zeppelins, classic stamps including some forgeries, and more, mixed condition

E. 200-300
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1936
 
Worldwide Small Balance. A dozen or so items, mostly British Commonwealth, but also early Austria and a couple Russia, mixed condition

E. 200-300
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1937
 
Worldwide Miscellaneous Lot. Hundreds of stamps in a binder, includes used Great Britain, Danish West Indies, North Borneo, Sweden, and more, mixed condition

E. 200-300
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