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Sale 1213 — The Santiago Cruz Large Gold Medal Collection of Colombia SCADTA Air Post Issues

Sale Date — Tuesday, 10 December, 2019

Category — Collection Balances

Cat./Est. Value
COLOMBIA, The Impressive Balance of the Santiago Cruz Award-Winning Exhibit Collection of the 1920-21 SCADTA First Two Issues (C12-C16). An impressive balance of 24 covers and over 60 singles, blocks and pieces either neatly mounted on exhibit or stock pages, First SCADTA issue (C14, C16) incl. three 30c experimental flights, five 30c scheduled flights and four 50c scheduled flight covers, plus numerous off-cover 30c and 50c experimental flight cancels, nearly all of which Mr. Cruz records as less than five known and some unique, few with no covers even recorded so these are the only evidence of those flights, few large multiples incl. 30c vertical strip of six and block of six and 50c vertical strip of five, Second SCADTA issue (C12-C13, C15) incl. one 15c and eleven 30c covers, off-cover with different cancels (some only recorded), multiples with 30c strip of four and irregular block of seven, even 10c vertical bisect tied on piece across cut (only three covers recorded, few pieces known), some mixed condition to be expected but much is Fine or better, a great addition to any comprehensive Colombian SCADTA Air Post collection or perfect foundation from which to start one

E. 5,000-7,500
COLOMBIA, 1920-21, 10c-50c First and Second SCADTA Issues, Small Balance of the Exhibit Collection (C12-C16). Over 60 stamps incl. a few pairs and blocks and neatly mounted on either exhibit or stock pages, with minor varieties such as misplaced perforations, pre-printing paperfolds, offset images, even a 15c single with trace of tete-beche pair at bottom, plus some different cancellations, small faults to be expected, mostly Fine or better, the catalogue value as just normal singles exceeds $3,200.00

E. 750-1,000
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