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Sale 1236 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 25-27 May, 2021

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Category — Collections & Accumulations - Greenland thru Italy and Area

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3072
 
Greenland Mostly Unused Collection. To 2008 in an Arhus hingeless album, the regular issues are complete including the 1945 overprints in both normal and transposed colors (all Mint N.H.), modern issues include booklets and souvenir sheets, Parcel Post "Bears" contain twenty (two used), a small number of stamps are used, appears all Mint N.H. except for the 1905-15 Bear stamps, a couple of which have minor imperfections, the Bears from 1930 on are Mint N.H. (except for 1930 70o), Fine-Very Fine

Video of lot https://youtu.be/z3HKzW44uN0

Bid on this lot

E. 1,500-2,000
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3073
 
Greenland Parcel Post "Polar Bear" Group. About 50, on an album page and sales cards, unused and used, useful duplication, some with type and position notes, all of the unused 1937 issues are Mint N.H., nearly all Fine-Very Fine, Scott over $3,500.00

Bid on this lot

E. 750-1,000
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3074
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Greenland Parcel Post "Polar Bear" Unused Collection. Sixteen different, lacking only 1905 1o and 70o for completion, original gum, six Mint N.H., No. Q4a with straight-edge at left and bottom, Fine-Very Fine, Scott about $2,600.00

Bid on this lot

E. 400-500
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3075
 
Guadeloupe Collection. Mounted on large album pages to 1940s, mostly unused but few used, some better early issues incl. nine 1891 "Guadeloupe" overprint errors, 20th century appears complete, with Back-of-Book Air Posts and Postage Dues, mostly Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 500-750
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3076
 
Hong Kong Collection. In a Scott album to 1990s, with high degree of completion incl. early Victoria issues in either used or unused condition containing key high value stamps and even better cancels such as two Shanghai sunburst cancels, few 1891 Jubilee varieties, King Edward VII to King George VI definitives appear complete in either mint and/or used condition, modern QEII period mostly unused though we notice a few used sets, four certificates accompany, earlier period in mixed quality with some unused (no gum) examples but mostly Fine or better onwards

Video of lot https://youtu.be/TMn4eBx1IiI

Bid on this lot

E. 4,000-5,000
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3077
 
Hong Kong Accumulation. Early to modern, early used with cancel interest, some Queen Victoria unused, various on album pages, stockbooks with a collection 1980-1997, and more, mixed condition on the early stamps, modern generally Mint N.H. and Fine-Very Fine

Video of lot https://youtu.be/ckogwA0Cejc

Bid on this lot

E. 1,000-1,500
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3078
 
Hungary - Austrian Stamps Used in Hungary Collection. Over 250, mainly from Austria's first issue, many with catalog number from the Ryan book, rarity factors as high as 500 points, wide range of towns, a large number tied to piece showing the entire cancel, while the stamps themselves are in somewhat mixed quality, the strikes are uncommonly strong and clear, nearly all Very Fine or better

Bid on this lot

E. 750-1,000
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3079
 
Hungary Used in Slavonia Collection. About 100 stamps and over nearly 50 covers or cards with cancels of Slavonia, stamps include both Austria and Hungary, covers and cards are all Hungarian, Austrian stamps with Ryan points up to 300, nice range of towns and uses, generally Fine-Very Fine, useful group for the specialist

Bid on this lot

E. 750-1,000
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3080
 
Hungary Collection. To 1958 in a Scott album, plus loose material, well-filled throughout, the early period with extra pages for varieties, the Franz Joseph stamps with several shades and cancels, including on the Lithographed stamps, which includes a 3kr and an unused 10kr, useful Back-of-Book, the loose material contains more Franz Joseph stamps, including some purchased individually in a 1980 Koerber auction (which includes another two 3kr Lithographed), early stamps in slightly mixed quality, but overall a Fine-Very Fine collection

Bid on this lot

E. 1,500-2,000
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3081
c
Hungary 19th Century Covers. Over 70 mostly pre-stamp, but does include nineteen with Austrian stamps, excellent range of town markings including fancy ornamental, several on auction lot cards, largely Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 750-1,000
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3082
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Hungary Postal History Accumulation. Several hundred, 1870s-1950s, much is early 20th Century, particularly WWI and other military, including several Feldpost, over 100 used in Carpatian Ruthenia 1938-41, wide range of uses, including high frankings, some on old auction lot or sales cards, generally Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 750-1,000
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3083
c
Hungary Postal Stationery Collection. 1869 to World War II, over 250 items, most of which are neatly laid out in an album, envelopes and postal cards, both unused and used, useful duplication, uprated including registered, military cards franked with adhesive stamps, some loose material, much is Fine-Very Fine

Video of lot https://youtu.be/2ig4uxPwD0E

Bid on this lot

E. 500-750
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3084
c
Hungary Foreign Occupation Covers. 22 items from right after World War I, mostly Romanian occupation, but also Serbian and French, a few unused postal cards, several on decades-old Roger Koerber auction lot cards, most Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 400-500
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3085
 
Iceland Comprehensive Used Collection. To 1989 on album pages, with Skilling issues in the different perforations (a couple of these are unused), Numeral issue with better shade varieties, all four of the "prir" surcharges (each with Nielsen certificate), "I Gildi" Overprints include the 3a Orange with Black overprint (Facit no. 48 - with Gronlund certificate, nice run of 20th Century including the high value, which are much more difficult to find postally used than unused, Air Posts and a nice run of Officials, which are also quite elusive to find used, a few covers and postal cards are sprinkled in, condition is excellent, with the better items purchased on an individual basis (none of the certificates mentions any flaw), vast majority Fine-Very Fine, Iceland collections (especially used) are seldom offered in such depth)

Bid on this lot

E. 3,000-4,000
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3086
 
Iceland Collection. Housed in a Schaubek album and well-filled to about 1980s, strong in early classics (some faults) with many cataloguing hundreds each, useful section of surcharges incl. No. 32 (two unused) and with Gildi overprints, 20th century with high degree of completion either unused or used with better singles and sets, Back-of-Book with some Air Posts and Officials, few certificates accompany, much is Fine or better

Video of lot https://youtu.be/8HoKf2vpKtU

Bid on this lot

E. 2,000-3,000
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3087
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Iceland Unused Group. About 120 sets or singles each on a stockcard, a few early stamps including No. 1a with four large margins (no gum as issued), value in the 20th Century, with catalogue values to about $200.00, useful duplication including four Mint N.H copies of the 1952 25k Parliament, also a few Greenland, condition is excellent, as each was purchased individually, large percentage Mint N.H., Scott is probably over $4,500.00

Bid on this lot

E. 750-1,000
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3088
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India Unused Collection. To 1966 in a Scott album, a few 19th Century, value in 20th Century, with better values and sets in the 1902-35 period, solid QEII including definitive sets, scattered Convention and Feudatory States, with better items such as Jaipur 1931 Pictorial sets, some Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, Scott exceeds $2,000.00 (SG likely much higher)

Video of lot https://youtu.be/3d4W_HkcY3k

Bid on this lot

E. 750-1,000
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3089
 
India Useful Collection. Housed in a Minkus album, useful Victoria incl. 1854 Lithographs (4a cut to shape), mixed unused and used and well-filled through King George VI, later period to 1970s a bit spotty, with Back-of-Book incl. Officials and C.E.F. and I.E.F. overprints, some Convention and Feudatory States, mostly Fine-Very Fine

Video of lot https://youtu.be/uapRlizI2sU

Bid on this lot

E. 500-750
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3090
c
India Advertising Cards. 33 postcards, mostly bearing 3p stamps and with attractive designs, many for merchants or stationer's, some small flaws but overall a Fine-Very Fine group

Bid on this lot

E. 300-400
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3091
 
Indo-China Accumulation. Many hundreds in a stockbook and on stockpages, mostly used, but does contain some better unused, large quantities of the lower and middle value 1894 Peace & Commerce and 1904 Definitives, with possible cancel interest, some high values, also good value in the Indo-China stamps overprinted for Offices in China, mixed condition, Fine-Very Fine appearance, should be carefully inspected

Video of lot https://youtu.be/S56EJ5ycaSk

Bid on this lot

E. 750-1,000
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3092
 
Iran Collection. To 1976, hinged in a Minkus album, many early stamps, though as usual there will be a mix of genuine and forgeries, value in 20th Century unused, starting in the late 1930s and through the 1950s, including Scott No. 856-870, also includes a modest collection of Afghanistan, largely Fine-Very Fine

Video of lot https://youtu.be/91dMRerZkSM

Bid on this lot

E. 400-500
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3093
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Israel Group of Better Items. With No. 7-9 tab set (250m hinged, others Mint N.H., 1,000m with gum wrinkle in tab), a second set with 500m and 100m in hinged tabs, 250m single, better tab sets from the early period, a few high values such as No. 34 tab block, fifteen Tabul souvenir sheets, a few interim covers, large quantity of mostly used Postage Dues, including over 60 of the 50m, many in large blocks, most Mint N.H. and much Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 1,500-2,000
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3094
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Israel Booklet Lot. Consisting of Bale nos. B4 (nine), B5 (twelve), B6 (ten), and B8 (twenty-five), occasional cover imperfection (such as tiny rust spots around the staple), overall Fine-Very Fine, Bale $6,490.00

Bid on this lot

E. 1,000-1,500
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3095
 
Italy and Area Collection. Housed in an album and on pages, incl. some Italian States and Lombardy Venetia, Italy with stamps to 1990s and some Offices, mixed unused and used, few better items noticed, some reprints or forgeries with certificates, slightly mixed condition

Video of lot https://youtu.be/ilnoeev-PMk

Bid on this lot

E. 400-500
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3096
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Italian Offices Abroad Unused Collection. On Scott pages to 1920s, predominately unused though we do notice the stray used example, incl. General Issues, strong representation of Offices in China, both Peking and Tientsin, Crete, Bengasi, Turkish Empire incl. General Issues plus various sub-areas such as Constantinople, Durazzo, Janina, Jerusalem, Salonika, Scutari, Smyrna and Valona, we notice numerous better stamps and sets which catalogue many hundreds each, small faults to be expected but overall Fine-Very Fine, a worthwhile collection of this area

Bid on this lot

E. 2,000-3,000
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3097
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Italian Colonies Comprehensive Unused Collection. On hingeless album pages, containing all of the African and Mediterranean colonies, including the Aegean Islands (both general issues and individual islands), a very high degree of completion of major numbers throughout, generally lacking only the rarest stamps, some varieties, Eritrea, Libya, and Somalia are particularly strong, and contain most of the scarce Postage Due stamps, a few small flaws, but overall a clean collection with the vast majority Fine-Very Fine, there may be some Mint N.H. though everything was catalogued as hinged, Scott value exceeds $60,000.00

Bid on this lot

E. 7,500-10,000
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3098
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Italian Colonies Mostly Unused Collection. In an album, some early stamps (including a few used), but the value lies in 20th Century unused sets, with catalogue values up to a couple hundred dollars each, largely Fine-Very Fine

Video of lot https://youtu.be/s9Mj6TyI04w

Bid on this lot

E. 750-1,000
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