Past Auction
Sale 1248

*A buyer’s premium of 18% of the winning bid was added as part of the total purchase price on all lots in this sale. Buyers were responsible for applicable sales tax, customs duty and any other prescribed charges. By placing a bid, bidders agreed to the terms and conditions in effect at the time of the sale.
Session One (lots 2001-2103): Thursday, December 16, 2021, at 6:30 p.m.

Sale 1248 — Index to Descriptions and Photos

Session One (lots 2001-2103): Thursday, December 16, 2021, at 6:30 p.m.

    • UNITED STATES MAIL IN CHINA
    Mail to China Lot 2001–2039
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2001
    Lot 2001
    Estimate: $400-500
    Realized $1,500
    $1,770 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2002
    Lot 2002
    Estimate: $1,000-1,500
    Realized $1,700
    $2,006 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2003
    Lot 2003
    Estimate: $750-1,000
    Realized $2,200
    $2,596 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2004
    Lot 2004
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $5,500
    $6,490 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2005
    Lot 2005
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $5,000
    $5,900 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2006
    Lot 2006
    Estimate: $30,000-40,000
    Realized $32,500
    $38,350 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2007
    Lot 2007
    Estimate: $20,000-30,000
    Realized $26,000
    $30,680 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2008
    Lot 2008
    Estimate: $40,000-50,000
    Realized $62,500
    $73,750 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2009
    Lot 2009
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $10,500
    $12,390 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2010
    Lot 2010
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $3,750
    $4,425 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2011
    Lot 2011
    Estimate: $1,500-2,000
    Realized $1,400
    $1,652 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2012
    Lot 2012
    Estimate: $1,000-1,500
    Realized $1,100
    $1,298 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2013
    Lot 2013
    Estimate: $4,000-5,000
    Realized $4,000
    $4,720 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2014
    Lot 2014
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $9,000
    $10,620 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2015
    Lot 2015
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $4,750
    $5,605 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2016
    Lot 2016
    Estimate: $10,000-15,000
    Realized $12,000
    $14,160 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2017
    Lot 2017
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $7,500
    $8,850 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2018
    Lot 2018
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $3,500
    $4,130 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2019
    Lot 2019
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $2,100
    $2,478 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2020
    Lot 2020
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $3,250
    $3,835 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2021
    Lot 2021
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $4,000
    $4,720 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2022
    Lot 2022
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $3,000
    $3,540 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2023
    Lot 2023
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $8,000
    $9,440 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2024
    Lot 2024
    Estimate: $1,500-2,000
    Realized $3,750
    $4,425 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2025
    Lot 2025
    Estimate: $1,000-1,500
    Realized $1,600
    $1,888 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2026
    Lot 2026
    Estimate: $1,000-1,500
    Realized $800
    $944 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2027
    Lot 2027
    Estimate: $15,000-20,000
    Realized $16,000
    $18,880 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2028
    Lot 2028
    Estimate: $15,000-20,000
    Realized $32,500
    $38,350 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2029
    Lot 2029
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $6,750
    $7,965 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2030
    Lot 2030
    Estimate: $1,000-1,500
    Realized $1,000
    $1,180 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2031
    Lot 2031
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $5,750
    $6,785 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2032
    Lot 2032
    Estimate: $10,000-15,000
    Realized $11,500
    $13,570 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2033
    Lot 2033
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $7,000
    $8,260 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2034
    Lot 2034
    Estimate: $50,000-75,000
    Realized $62,500
    $73,750 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2035
    Lot 2035
    Estimate: $40,000-50,000
    Realized $50,000
    $59,000 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2036
    Lot 2036
    Estimate: $75,000-100,000
    Realized $80,000
    $94,400 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2037
    Lot 2037
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $13,000
    $15,340 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2038
    Lot 2038
    Estimate: $750-1,000
    Realized $2,300
    $2,714 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2039
    Lot 2039
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $5,500
    $6,490 with premium
  • Mail From China Lot 2040–2058
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2040
    Lot 2040
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $7,500
    $8,850 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2041
    Lot 2041
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $26,000
    $30,680 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2042
    Lot 2042
    Estimate: $10,000-15,000
    Realized $18,500
    $21,830 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2043
    Lot 2043
    Estimate: $15,000-20,000
    Realized $17,500
    $20,650 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2044
    Lot 2044
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $2,600
    $3,068 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2045
    Lot 2045
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $10,500
    $12,390 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2046
    Lot 2046
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $15,500
    $18,290 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2047
    Lot 2047
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $9,000
    $10,620 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2048
    Lot 2048
    Estimate: $10,000-15,000
    Realized $23,000
    $27,140 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2049
    Lot 2049
    Estimate: $1,000-1,500
    Realized $1,700
    $2,006 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2050
    Lot 2050
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $8,500
    $10,030 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2051
    Lot 2051
    Estimate: $150,000-200,000
    Realized $140,000
    $165,200 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2052
    Lot 2052
    Estimate: $50,000-75,000
    Realized $55,000
    $64,900 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2053
    Lot 2053
    Estimate: $10,000-15,000
    Realized $13,000
    $15,340 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2054
    Lot 2054
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $4,250
    $5,015 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2055
    Lot 2055
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $2,500
    $2,950 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2056
    Lot 2056
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $6,250
    $7,375 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2057
    Lot 2057
    Estimate: $10,000-15,000
    Realized $8,000
    $9,440 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2058
    Lot 2058
    Estimate: $4,000-5,000
    Realized $3,000
    $3,540 with premium
  • Mail From China to U.S. Post Offices in Japan Lot 2059–2064
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2059
    Lot 2059
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $5,750
    $6,785 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2060
    Lot 2060
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $7,500
    $8,850 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2061
    Lot 2061
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $5,000
    $5,900 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2062
    Lot 2062
    Estimate: $30,000-40,000
    Realized $25,000
    $29,500 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2063
    Lot 2063
    Estimate: $20,000-30,000
    Realized $17,000
    $20,060 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2064
    Lot 2064
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $2,900
    $3,422 with premium
    • UNITED STATES MAIL IN JAPAN
    Pre-Consulate Mail in Japan Lot 2065–2071
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2065
    Lot 2065
    Estimate: $50,000-75,000
    Realized $47,500
    $56,050 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2066
    Lot 2066
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $5,000
    $5,900 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2067
    Lot 2067
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $4,250
    $5,015 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2068
    Lot 2068
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $7,000
    $8,260 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2069
    Lot 2069
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $8,500
    $10,030 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2070
    Lot 2070
    Estimate: $10,000-15,000
    Realized $12,000
    $14,160 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2071
    Lot 2071
    Estimate: $15,000-20,000
    Realized $30,000
    $35,400 with premium
  • United States Post Offices in Japan Lot 2072–2094
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2072
    Lot 2072
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $6,750
    $7,965 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2073
    Lot 2073
    Estimate: $15,000-20,000
    Realized $10,500
    $12,390 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2074
    Lot 2074
    Estimate: $30,000-40,000
    Realized $26,000
    $30,680 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2075
    Lot 2075
    Estimate: $40,000-50,000
    Realized $47,500
    $56,050 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2076
    Lot 2076
    Estimate: $10,000-15,000
    Realized $10,000
    $11,800 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2077
    Lot 2077
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $9,000
    $10,620 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2078
    Lot 2078
    Estimate: $15,000-20,000
    Realized $16,000
    $18,880 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2079
    Lot 2079
    Estimate: $15,000-20,000
    Realized $17,500
    $20,650 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2080
    Lot 2080
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $10,000
    $11,800 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2081
    Lot 2081
    Estimate: $15,000-20,000
    Realized $10,500
    $12,390 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2082
    Lot 2082
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $13,000
    $15,340 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2083
    Lot 2083
    Estimate: $10,000-15,000
    Realized $9,500
    $11,210 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2084
    Lot 2084
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $4,250
    $5,015 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2085
    Lot 2085
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $5,500
    $6,490 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2086
    Lot 2086
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $4,000
    $4,720 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2087
    Lot 2087
    Estimate: $1,500-2,000
    Realized $1,700
    $2,006 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2088
    Lot 2088
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $2,800
    $3,304 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2089
    Lot 2089
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $2,700
    $3,186 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2090
    Lot 2090
    Estimate: $1,500-2,000
    Realized $3,250
    $3,835 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2091
    Lot 2091
    Estimate: $1,500-2,000
    Realized $2,000
    $2,360 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2092
    Lot 2092
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $3,250
    $3,835 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2093
    Lot 2093
    Estimate: $10,000-15,000
    Realized $9,500
    $11,210 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2094
    Lot 2094
    Estimate: $15,000-20,000
    Realized $18,000
    $21,240 with premium
  • Mail Between United States Post Offices in Japan Lot 2095–2099
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2095
    Lot 2095
    Estimate: $40,000-50,000
    Realized $42,500
    $50,150 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2096
    Lot 2096
    Estimate: $5,000-7,500
    Realized $9,500
    $11,210 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2097
    Lot 2097
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $3,750
    $4,425 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2098
    Lot 2098
    Estimate: $3,000-4,000
    Realized $3,250
    $3,835 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2099
    Lot 2099
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $3,500
    $4,130 with premium
  • United States Diplomatic Mail in Japan Lot 2100–2103
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2100
    Lot 2100
    Estimate: $2,000-3,000
    Realized $8,000
    $9,440 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2101
    Lot 2101
    Estimate: $1,000-1,500
    Realized $1,500
    $1,770 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2102
    Lot 2102
    Estimate: $1,000-1,500
    Realized $2,700
    $3,186 with premium
    Sale Number 1248, Lot Number 2103
    Lot 2103
    Estimate: $7,500-10,000
    Realized $7,500
    $8,850 with premium