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August 12, 2020

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Catalog No.

Lot Description

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GENERAL FOREIGN

 

 

245 *
Alaouties

Alaouties C17-19 0.50p-25p Syrian Issues w/Airplane ovpt,

F-VF LH, Alaouites renamed Latakia in 1930 cv($66)

$60

$26

246 CV
Algeria

Algeria 30 2fr Orange & Pale Blue,

F-VF, tied to registered cover w/"TEBESSA/*/9 9/25/CONSTANTINE" cds ccls, single franking, to Washington, D.C. cv($67)

$65

$20

247 CV
Antigua

Antigua and Barbuda 763 40 Ronald Reagan of 1984 U.S. Presidents Issue on FDC,

VF, unaddressed with official Antigua and Barbuda Post cachet. Pristine condition includes Ronald Reagan "silver clad" Double Eagle commemorative coin

$10

$4

248 *
Australia

Australia 99 2sh Red Brn, RS Mgn Sgl w/Color Guideline,

XF LH (S.G. #110) cv($150)

$175

$80

249 @
Australia

Australia 252a, 255a 3p & 3p "Produce Food" Issue Stps/3,

F-VF Used cv($16)

$14

$4

250 *
Australia

Australia J71-80 p-1sh 1946-57 Postage Dues,

(S.G. #D119-128) F-VF to XF VVLH, beautiful fresh set cv($143)

$110

$34

251 **
Belgium

Belgium B605a 5F + 2.50F S/S of (4),

F-VF NH, w/couple tnd spots on gum, surtax for Belgian Antarctic Expedition cv($175)

$140

$50

252 -
Cameroun

Cameroun 11//24 small collection of (19) Kaiser's Yacht issued under German Dominion,

mix of NH (5), OG (10) and Used (3), consisting of (12) different issues (not including no.'s 16 and 19). cv($84)

$50

$22

253 @
Canada-Newfoundland

Canada-Newfoundland 11A 3p Grn,

Avg Used, touches on L, small ccr's T & R and clipped cnr at L, tiny HR on back cv($110)

$70

$30

254 CV
Canada-Newfoundland

Canada-Newfoundland St. John's - St. Pierre and Miquelon - Sydney Nova Scotia 1st Flight Cover,

Maritime and Newfoundland Airways label on reverse, VF, addressed, cachet dc rubber stamp "FIRST FLIGHT INAUGURATING/ST./PIERRE/FRANCE/TO/ST. JOHN'S NFLD/CANADA/AIR MAIL SERVICE" with map outline in inner circle. Signed on front "J.R. McCowan/St. Pierre Miquelon/Aug. 31". Flight was interrupted at St. Pierre and covers confiscved for (3) years. Reverse has company stamp with explanation signed by J.R. McCowan. Also, green "J.W.S." in a green oval is probably the cachet for J.W. Stoutzengerg who made the airmail envelope. Great item for an exhibit or areo cover collection

$200

$60

255 @
Canada

Canada 21c, 124, 158 1868-1929 Issues (3), contains no. 21c printed on thin paper, VF with LR corner crease and very, very light cancels; no. 124 VF-XF coil pair with minor light crease at UL; and no. 158 50 Bluenose Schooner VF-XF and sound cv($335)

$200

$60

256 *
Canada

Canada 104-22, 184 1c-$1.00 1911-25 KGV DEFINITIVES,

F-VF to XF OG/LH plus no. 107e, dry printing & no. 184 1931 issue. Beautiful set cv($1263)

$1100

$350

257 *
Canada

Canada 112 5 Violet, Blk/4,

F-VF OG cv($160)

$115

$36

258 *
Canada

Canada 125-130 1c-3c 1912-24 KGV Coil Pairs,

VF to XF LH cv($409)

$400

$140

259 *
Canada

Canada 203 20 Brn Red, World's Grain Exhibition & Conference Blk/4,

VF LH cv($180)

$160

$55

260 CV
Canada

Canada C6 6 Blue, "Mackenzie River Steamer and Sea Plane" on FDC,

F-VF, addressed via rubber stamp, no cachet, tied to cover with triple circle cds "WINNEPEG/AM/JUN15/38/CANADA." Condition is very good to excellent, perf toning on Top, slight gum toning, Upper Right corner small crease and tip of flap missing not affecting appearance cv($16)

$16

$6

261 *
Canada

Canada J10 10c Dark Violet,

VF-XF OG, very nice cv($110)

$110

$36

262 CV
Cayman

Cayman Islands 862//915 Lot of (4) FDC's from 2002 (2) & 2004 (2),

VF, unaddr, official First Day Cover cachets, pristine condition; incls no's 862-66, 867-72, 906-09 & 912-15. CV is for Used stamps only cv($38)

$20

$6

263 @
China

China 1 Great Wall Issue Revenue Study Group (11),

F-VF Used, w/different 'chops", also color shades Brown, Dark Brown and Reddish Brown

$110

$28

264 @
China

China $1 Judicial Revenue Sheep Prodigy w/'Red Jiahe' Overprint & Kirin Black Overprint,

F-VF Used, moderate ccl, rough perfs at btm

$275

$75

265 **
China,

China, People's Republic of 1149-54 8f 1974 Acrobatics (T.2),

complete set/6, F-VF to VF-XF NH cv($48)

$48

$20

266 **
China,

China, People's Republic of (PRC) 1211-1214 8f 1974 Industrial Machines (4),

VF NH cv($400)

$400

$210

267 **
China,

China, People's Republic of 1557-1572 4f-70f 1980 Flowers,

complete set/16, VF-XF NH, beautiful set cv($130)

$130

$60

268 CV
China

China 1983-87 8f-80f and $3 Souvenir Sheet, Giant Panda Issue on (2) FDC's,

VF, unaddressed, official cachets, pristine condition, China Post T.106

$30

$10

269 CV
China

China "Return of Hong Kong to China" limited edition FDC,

large 11" x 8" FDC, with colorful cachet of Hong Kong and flag, franked with P.R. of China #774A-C and Hong Kong #793-798, all tied to the cover with July 1, 1997 pictorial cancels, for which this is the first day of issue for all of the stamps and the S/S attached. Reverse with informative info about Hong Kong and is #1996/9,500 produced

$50

$22

270 **
China,

China, P.R. 2775 $50 Deng Xiaoping, S/S in original souvenir folder,

SUPERB NH, clean and nice cv($30)

$30

$14

271 @
Denmark

Denmark 2a//153 1851-1918 Issues (8),

most F-VF to VF, contains no. 2a, 11 horz cr, 12 sm flts, 13 LR ccr, 15 th & SE, 68, 69 Fine-Avg, & 153, each w/legitimate postal ccls. A very attractive & useful lot cv($558)

$350

$90

272 -
Denmark

Denmark 97-131 5o to 10K King Christian X issue, Complete set of (35),

F-VF, all used except no. 110 (27o) LH, several w/HR and a couple w/minor flt (pulled perf), very nice group cv($227)

$200

$55

273 *
Denmark

Denmark B3-5 10o-25o Danish Cancer Issue,

F-VF OG ph cv($38)

$38

$12

274 @
Denmark

Denmark C1-5 10o-1k Airplane & Plowman Issue,

F-VF, postally Used, very nice ccls cv($848)

$725

$270

275 @
Denmark

Denmark O1-3, O1a 2s-16s 1871 Officials,

no. O1 VF w/sm th, LL & LR cnrs rounded, no. O1a VF with perf faults and couple creases, O2 F-VF, sound, pnb and O3 VF with corner crease UL and certificvion mark on back. cv($790)

$525

$175

276 @
Finland

Finland 4-5 5k & 10k 1860 Issues,

4 Fine w/1864 cds ccl, (3) short perfs, no. 5 VF w/full perfs present, ms ccl, both stamps w/sm th. Enjoyable & scarce set! cv($258)

$180

$50

277 @
Finland

Finland 7 8p Black on Green, Ty III Perfs,

F-VF missing (1) perf at L, lgt horz cr, 1871 cds ccl cv($170)

$120

$46

278 **
French

French Polynesia C99 60fr Pierre Loti 50th Anniversary of death,

VF NH, Naval Officer and writer cv($40)

$40

$16

279 -
French

French Southern and Antartic Territories 33//C36 Small selection of (6) stamps,

VF, mix of NH (#'s 33, 64-5) and NG (#'s 42, C30 and C36), great colors! cv($41)

$35

$12

280 *
German

German East Africa 21 3r Car & Slate Kaiser's Yacht,

F-VF LH cv($200)

$175

$50

281 -
German

German South West Africa 9//34 Accumulation of (19) 1899-1919 Issues,

mostly F-VF, mix of postally Used and OG (1 NH #17), nice group cv($92)

$75

$32

282 @
German

German States-Hanover 7 3pf Rose,

Avg Used, trimmed close & into design, small ccr LR cv($300)

$150

$42

283 @
German

German States-Hanover 24 10g Green George V 1861 Issue,

flty, torn into three pieces & reassembled (not expertly) on paper, nice mgns, filler only; has Harburg date stamp ccl cv($875)

$150

$46

284 CV
Germany

Germany CL2 20pf Deep Red Orange,

F-VF w/sm flts, tied to special postcard w/June 20, 1912 cds ccl. Also franked w/no. 82. Probably flown on the airship "Schwaben". cv($80)

$50

$22

285 -
Germany

Germany 133-36 1921 Surcharges of 1920 Germania Issues (8),

F-VF, mixed used (2) no. 133 & 135, NH (3) #133-35 & OG (3) #133, 35 & 36 cv($8)

$10

$4

286 *
Germany

Germany 442-3 6pf & 12pf 1934 Nazi Congress at Nuremberg,

F-VF LH cv($7)

$7

$2

287 -
Germany

Germany 582-3 50pf Blue & 94pf Green 1948 Leipzig Fair Issues (2),

Michel #967-968, F-VF & VF, tied to special pre-printed 6" x 4" souvenir card w/Leipzig March 2, 1948 First Day ccl, minor crs. CV 18 about $21

$16

$6

288 @
Germany

Germany 664a 10pf-30pf Hanover Export Fair 1949 Issue, S/S of (3),

F-VF Used, 30pf has perf sep on RS, pmk is dc bridge cds "HEMMINGEN/15.12.49..9." cv($275)

$150

$60

289 @
Germany

Germany 667, 668var, B309 1949 Centenary of German Stamps Issue,

(Michel no. 113-114, 115 I) no. 667 XF w/lgt horz cr; no. B309 XF w/lgt ccl & sound; 668 VF w/lgt cds ccl w/printing flaw in the "0" of "30" from pos. 46 on the sheet. This is Michel no. 115 I, cv 380. @ $510 & cv for all (3) 460 @ $620

$500

$110

290 **
Germany

Germany 687-93 1952 Commemorative Issues, Complete Set/7,

(Mi. #148 I, 149-50, 155, 160-161) F-VF to XF NH, fresh set cv($112)

$100

$30

291 -
Germany

Germany B28-32 5+5pf-50+40pf Arms Issue inscribed "1929",

VF, B28-9 & B31-2 Used w/lgt ccls; B30 LH cv($135)

$135

$36

292 @
Germany

Germany B44-47 4+2 - 25+10pf 1932 Castles Charity Issue (short set 4/5),

F-VF, postally Used, missing B48 cv($23)

$20

$6

293 **
Germany

Germany B103a 6pf Dark Grn, Imperf sgl from S/S of (4),

VF NH cv($12)

$12

$4

294 **
Germany

Germany B106a 6pf Dark Grn w/Nazi 1937 Nuremburg Overprint sgl w/label,

VF NH, from S/S of (4) cv($13)

$13

$4

295 *
Germany

Germany B123-31 3+2pf-40+35pf 1938 "Winter Help" Issues,

F-VF OG ph, fresh, bright colors & sharp images cv($16)

$16

$4

296 *
Germany

Germany B144 25+50pf German Derby 70th Anniversary,

VF OG ph cv($15)

$15

$6

297 CV
Germany

Germany B251 12+38pf Centenary of Birth of Dr. Robert Kochon commercial cover,

F-VF, tied to cvr w/dc bridge pmk, "BOHMISCHDORF (OSTSUDET)/01.2.44-18". Cover is a window envelope w/c/c "SUDETENLANDIS CHE/EISEN-UND STAHLWERKE A.-G./BOHMISCHDORF.OSTSUDETENLAND" Reverse has receiving pmk cds "VAASA/9.2.4413/VASA". Vaasa is in Finland and front has dc stamp "TAKASTETTU...indistinct/81". In Finnish "TARKASTETTU" means checked (censor stamp). Condition is very good, minor gum tng, opened neatly at T and minor tr in flap. Small tear in UL cnr of window area, and a few very minor creases. Nice war-time cover

$20

$6

298 *
Germany

Germany B310-13 8+2pf-30+15pf 1949 Welfare Issue Complete Set/4,

VF-XF OG w/HR cv($38)

$38

$12

299 CV
Germany

Germany B310-313 8+2pf - 30+15pf 1950 Famous People Semi-Postals,

Michel #117-120, F-VF to VF-XF, tied to airmail cover w/(2) Frankfurt Sept. 22, 1950 International show dc ccls, unaddr. Clean & nice. (FDC for this set 1900. about $2165) cv($270)

$250

$65

300 CV
Germany

Germany C44 2m Ultra, "Graf Zeppelin" flown cover,

Sieger no. 271Bb cv 450 about $618 & cvr is also franked w/no. 425 & C31. All stamps VF to XF. Cover clean & nice w/all appropriate markings, mailed to Brazil

$450

$185

301 *
Germany

Germany S1//S22 Accumulation of (44) Nazi Franchise stamps,

F-VF LH (a few NH), missing S3-4, S6, S8-10 cv($38)

$20

$6

302 @
German

German Democratic Republic 81 50pf Blue,

F-VF, postally Used, UL cnr perf creased cv($11)

$10

$4

303 **
German

German Democratic Republic 330c, 333a, 477b Complete 1961 Booklet w/(3) panes & extra ad pages,

VF NH, Michel cvalog #361, staple was removed, (2) add'l pages of advertising & restapled. Fresh booklet cv($15)

$15

$6

304 @
Great

Great Britain 22 4p Rose on Bluish Paper,

(Stanley Gibbons #62), Fine Used, attractive, WMK21 (small Garter), design touches at btm, has lgt ccl, pnb cv($440)

$400

$120

305 @
Great

Great Britain 105 6p Grn,

(S.G. #194) VF w/"PRESCOT/F/11SP/84" cds ccl, pos. "B-F/F-B" w/tilted "F" at LL cv($240)

$240

$65

306 @
Great

Great Britain 108, 139c 5sh Rose and 2sh6p Dull Reddish Purple,

Stanley Gibbons no. 180 and 316; 5sh F-VF; 2sh6p VF with couple LL corner creases, both very attractive! cv($440)

$350

$105

307 **
Great

Great Britain BK144 1 Wedgewood Prestige Bklt,

VF NH, contains bklt panes no. MH34a, 34b, 36d & 36e. Back cover of bklt got wet & small section of printed mgn of MH34b got stuck to it, not affecting stamps cv($60)

$40

$20

308 @
Greece

Greece 14a 40L Red Violet on Blue, Coarse Impression,

3 mgns in at UL, horz cr at T, w/1863 dc ccl, fresh, bright color cv($600)

$400

$120

309 @
Greece

Greece 54 10l Org on Cream Paper & no figures on back,

Fine Used, close at btm, sound cv($9)

$8

$2

310 *
Greece

Greece 156 50L on 25L Blue, Blk/4,

Hellus cv. no. 152, cv 350. about $465.. Fine, T stamps LH, btm NH, SCV for (4) hinged stamps, but (2) are NH. Very porous paper, so typical gum bleed to front cv($210)

$250

$60

311 */**
Greece

Greece 321-34, 382 5L-25d 1927 & 1935 Issues (15),

(Hellas #467-480, 527) Fine (40L) to VF-XF, #321-7 & 331 NH, rest LH/OG & #328 horz cr cv($280)

$250

$110

312 *
Greece

Greece 338-43 1.5d-5d 100th Anniv. of the Battle of Navarino,

(Hellas #485-90) F-VF to VF-XF LH, #340 is variety #340a cv($112)

$110

$40

313 **
Greece

Greece 472-81, 477a 10d-5000d 1946 Surcharged Issues,

F-VF to XF NH, complete set/13, plus #477a purple brn surcharge cv($254)

$250

$110

314 c-
Greece

Greece N140 25d DEEP BLUE, GREEK OCCUPATION OF TURKEY, T MGN BLK/4,

F-VF, T stamps VLH (in mgn & barely on stamps) & btm stamps NH w/lgt band of tng on gum at btm of btm stamps. Very scarce, especially as a multiple. 2015 PFC cv($6400)

$4650

$130

315 @
Iceland

Iceland 86-91 1e-25a 1911 Definitives,

F-VF to XF complete set w/blue or black ccls. A must for collectors of early Iceland cv($96)

$85

$26

316 -
Indonesia

Indonesia 65b, c 10s-1r S/S (4) Perf & Imperf,

VF, mixed perf LH & imperf NH, perf has ngc at T cv($65)

$65

$20

317 *
Iran

Iran 53 5s Green, Type I,

VF LH cv($50)

$40

$12

318 *
Japan

Japan 167-70 1s-10s 1921 Battleships Issues,

complete set/4, F-VF LH cv($89)

$85

$30

319 -
Japan

Japan 198-201 1s-10s 1927 UPU Issues,

complete set/4, F-VF to VF-XF, #198 NG, 199 NH, 200-1 OG cv($150)

$150

$55

320 *
Japan

Japan 227-29 1s-10s Kwantung Leased Area & S. Manchurin Railway Zone,

complete set/3, F-VF OG, 229 w/tiny th cv($228)

$175

$50

321 -
Japan

Japan 255, 276-9 1938-9 Coil Issues (5),

255 XF NH, others VF to XF LH or OG; 279 lgt tng. SCV only for hinged cv($180)

$160

$55

322 **
Japan

Japan 288a 2s-20s Daisen & Inland Sea National Parks S/S of (4) in folder,

VF NH, few tiny tnd spots on gum and small npi on inside of folder cover cv($65)

$60

$20

323 **
Japan

Japan 521B 500y Deep Blue, 1952 Unwatermarked Issue,

VF NH, w/T selv, top value of the set cv($400)

$400

$170

324 **
Japan

Japan 551var 5y Okina Mask, S/S of 4,

1952 New Years Greetings issue, VF NH cv($150)

$150

$55

325 -
Kenya,

Kenya, Tanganyika & Uganda 18, 29, 74d, & 83 Selection of odds & ends (4), VF, mixed cond, #18 & 29 NH, 74d is Used & 83 LH. (74d is the 1941 Perf 14 issue) cv($40)

$32

$8

326 **
S.

S. Korea 353bvar-355bvar 30h-200h 1962 May 16th Revolution Anniv. Imperf S/S's (3),

English Text, "E" of "POSTAGE" omitted & w/watermark,

all XF NH, listed as a footnote in Scott cv. Pristine condition cv($200)

$200

$75

327 -
Laos

Laos 25-6, C13 2pi-50pi 1954 Laotian Temples Issue,

2pi & 3pi XF NH, 50pi airmail XF LH cv($175)

$140

$50

328 *
Luxembourg

Luxembourg 329-31 2fr-4fr United Europe,

F-VF OG, with tiny black paper adhesions cv($19)

$15

$6

329 */**
Mexico

Mexico C85-90 20c-1p 1938 Planning & Housing Issues,

VF, no. C86, 88 & 90 NH; other OGHR. All fresh colors & paper cv($106)

$100

$32

330 (*)
Monaco

Monaco 58a 75c on 1fr Black on Yellow, Double Surcharge ERROR,

Fine unused, sound & very scarce! cv($550)

$400

$155

331 c@
New

New Zealand 33bvar 3p Lilac, Imperf ERROR, L Mgn Sgl,

F-VF w/lgt grid ccl, 1985 PFC. CV for pr $1,900

$700

$280

332 *
Norway

Norway 132-35 10o-30o Henrik Ibsen (dramatist) Birth Centenary Issue,

F-VF LH, complete set/4, bright fresh colors cv($24)

$24

$10

333 **
Norway

Norway 158-61 10o-30o Ludvig Holberg 250 year Birth Anniversary Issue,

F-VF NH, complete set/4, bright & fresh colors, nice set cv($90)

$90

$38

334 CV
Philippines

Philippines 535 2c Red Brown, General Gregorio del Pilar Issue on FDC,

VF, unaddressed, cachet of General Pilar on horseback signed "RMG", condition is good with heavy gum toning on back and showing up on front. Tied to cover with Manila FDOI cds, and has special 50th Anniversary rubber stamp

$14

$4

335 **
Qatar

Qatar 494-99 5d-2r 1976 Birds Issue,

complete set (6), VF NH cv($87)

$85

$32

336 CV
Russia

Russia 4427-31 4k-50k 1st Manned Space Flight 15th Anniversary Issue FDC's (5),

VF, unaddressed, Fleetwood cachets, near pristine condition

$40

$12

337 **
Samoa

Samoa 533 $1.00 Souvenir Sheet (1) ZEAPEX '80 Exhibition Issue,

VF NH, signed by E.W. Roberts, stamp designer. Not numbered, 400 signed out of 80,000 issued

$25

$8

338 @
Spain

Spain selection of (10) Spanish Civil War Labels,

generally F-VF (though a couple could be called misperf), nice variety, all Used

$50

$16

339 *
Switzerland

Switzerland 152a 5c Green, Tete Beche Block of 4, Type II (1910),

XF OGHR, pulled corner perf (Michel no. 113var); fresh and scarce! cv($310)

$275

$85

340 -
Togo

Togo 9//23a 3pf-5m Kaiser's Yacht Issues (23),

F-VF, mixed used (4) and OG (19), includes #9 (2), 10, 12, 13, 14 (2), 15 (2), 16, 20 (4), 21 (3), 22 (4) cv($72)

$60

$18