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October 17, 2018

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Lot No. Symbol
Catalog No.

Lot Description

Est.

Opening Bid 9/20/18

   
 

GENERAL FOREIGN

 

 

394 @
Canada

Canada 17 10 Red Lilac,

VF-XF (very close on L but clear), Used, medium ccl, sm hinge th in center but an acceptable appearance Cat($175)

$50

$26

395 @
Canada

Canada 47 50 Deep Blue,

F-VF Used, nice perfs all around, actually an attractive example Cat($85)

$65

$20

396 @
Canada

Canada 84 20 Olive Grn,

VF, attractive, well-centered stamp w/a lgt registered ccl ("R" in circle), 1900 Q.V. Cat($110)

$55

$20

397 @
Canada

Canada 89-103 1903-08 KE VII & QUEBEC TERCENTENARY Issues,

all F-VF to VF used, no. 89-95 appear sound but no. 95 w/heavy ccl, no. 96-103 w/minor flts, either lgt cr(s) or one w/sm tr (no. 101), but all w/attractive fronts Cat($947)

$500

$170

398 */**
Canada

Canada 178-183 1930-31 KGV Coil Stamp Issue, Complete Set of (6),

VF-XF NH & LH, nice centering on all! Cat($124)

$124

$40

399 *
Canada

Canada QL119 $1.00 1924 Quebec Law Revenue,

F-VF glazed OG, w/red ovpt w/"BANKRUPTCY ACT/LOI DE FAILLITE" Cat($75)

$55

$30

400 **
China,

China, Rep. of 2272, 2604 $2 Boys Playing Games & $3 Cultural Renaissance Movement Blk/10,

VF NH, but mounted on self-stick photo album page w/$2 stuck down in some places, $3 was clear Cat($30)

$20

$4

401 -
Croatia

Croatia 1949 10k & 20k Universal Postal Union Unofficial Issues in Horz Pairs (6),

all LH; 1) 10k in lgt blue & darker blue, perfed, the dark blue shifted down 14mm; 2) 10k lgt blue & red, imperf, the red shifted R 2mm; 3) 10k red, imperf; 4) 20k lgt blue, imperf; 5) 20k lgt blue (w/2mm shift down) & red, imperf; and 6) 20k dark red, perfed but misperfed horz. Two stamps w/tiny hinge th, o/w nice. Interesting lot that may or may not have been sanctioned or issued by the Croatian government in exile

$40

$16

402 @
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 Cat($558)

$350

$90

403 @
Denmark

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

no. O1 VF w/sm th, LL & LR cnrs rounded, no. O1a VF w/perf flts & cpl crs, O2 F-VF, sound, pnb and O3 VF w/ccr UL & certification mark om back. Cat($790)

$525

$175

404 @
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! Cat($258)

$180

$50

405 @
Finland

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

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

$120

$46

406 (*)
France

France 50 Charity Stamp for Marshal Joseph Joffre Monument,

VF NG, cpl sm stn marks on reverse

$12

$2

407 *
French

French India 113//209 1941-43 Overprinted & Surcharged Issues (23),

F-VF to VF-XF LH, contains #113 (cv $85), 114,122, 125, 131-4, 161,164, 177-8, 180-1, 192, 196-7 & 204-9; (16) w/"KB" in oval certification hs on back (Kasmir Bileski) Cat($220)

$200

$65

408 @
Germany-Wurttemberg

Germany-Wurttemberg 48 2kr Org,

F-VF Used, UR cnr is bent over, minor tng along edges Cat($140)

$75

$16

409 @
Great

Great Britain 27 6p Lilac,

(S.G. #70) Fine-Avg, perfs just in at btm (as valued in Scott), LS lrg straddle-mgn sgl w/SON 1859 SLAGGOW cds ccl, sound & nice! Cat($100)

$100

$30

410 @
Great

Great Britain 32a 1p Lake Red, Pl no. 1, Pos. LK-KL,

(S.G. #52) FIne-Avg, just in at R (as valued in Scott), w/typical oval grid "51" ccl Cat($90)

$90

$28

411 @
Great

Great Britain 43 4p Vermilion, Pl. no. 12, Pos. BF-FB,

(S.G. #94) Avg (as valued in Scott), sp at btm w/"37 LEADEN[HALL?]/B/NO 1/71/E.C." cds ccl; RS straddle mgn sgl Cat($100)

$90

$30

412 @
Great

Great Britain 45 6p Lilac, Pl no. 5, Pos. BK-KB,

(S.G. #97) Avg (as valued in Scott), w/oval grid "466" ccl Cat($100)

$100

$30

413 @
Great

Great Britain 49 3p Rose, Pl # 10, Pos. LF-FL,

(S.G. #103) Avg (as valued in Scott) w/"87" in diamond in oval grid ccl Cat($145)

$145

$42

414 @
Great

Great Britain 50 6p Dull Violet, Pl #6, Pos. FB-BF,

(S.G. #104) Avg (as valued in Scott), w/"A25" in circular grid ccl Cat($92)

$90

$28

415 @
Great

Great Britain 54 1sh Green Plate 5,

VF w/SE at L (possible mgn copy), scissor-cut at T, short perf at btm Cat($40)

$16

$4

416 @
Great

Great Britain 59b 6p Pale Buff, Pl #11, Pos. JI-IJ,

(S.G. #123) Fine (three perf holes just touch btm frameline) (as valued in Scott), LS straddle mgn sgl w/"LONDON-SW/2/JY 31/72" cds ccl & circular grid numerical ccl Cat($125)

$125

$40

417 @
Great

Great Britain 62 6p Gray, Pl #16, Pos. FE-EF,

(S.G. #147) Fine-Avg (as valued by Scott), just touches at T, couple sp's, "79" in circle in oval grid ccl Cat($70)

$60

$22

418 @
Great

Great Britain 73 8p Orange, Pl #1, Pos. KB-BK,

(S.G. #156) Fine-Avg (as valued by Scott), w/minor cr at R & oval numeral grid ccl Cat($350)

$250

$65

419 @
Great

Great Britain 82//180 1881-1919 Issues (13),

contains no. 82 Pl no. 23, 113, 117-22, 136, 138, 173 & 179-80, most VF to XF but couple F-VF. A few sm flts present, all are attractive. Great lot from this popular period of the "First Country of Stamps." Cat($686)

$300

$70

420 @
Great

Great Britain 138, 138a 1sh Car & Dull Green and Scarlet & Dark Grn,

F-VF Used, w/HR, nice examples of this issue Cat($110)

$90

$30

421 */**
Great

Great Britain 292//308 p-1sh60 1952-54 QEII Definitives wmk 298,

F-VF, mix of LH (p, 1p & 1p), & NH (4p-1sh60), short set - no 3p or 6p, still nice stamps in the higher values Cat($97)

$75

$26

422 CV
Great

Great Britain 292, 296 1d & 2d Wilding Definitives FDC's,

F-VF, pre-printed addr to J. Sanders in Southampton, a noted stamp dealer in the UK (presumably, he authored the cachet). Cover in excellent condition w/very little wear, but a tiny cr UL cnr. The 1d & 2d were the first two issued of the series (1952) the rest in 1953 & 1954. Attractive, clean cover

$20

$4

423 **
Great

Great Britain 303 9p Deep Olive Grn, QEII 1952-54 Definitive,

VF-XF NH, rich color, pretty Cat($18)

$20

$8

424 **
Great

Great Britain 304 10p Royal Blue, QEII 1952-54 Definitive,

XF NH, pretty, alas slight perf cr UR cnr Cat($15)

$15

$6

425 **
Great

Great Britain 305 11p Violet Brn, QEII 1952-54 Definitive,

F-VF NH, a "shortish" perf on btm, really deep, rich color Cat($28)

$24

$8

426 **
Great

Great Britain 308 1sh 6p Dark Blue, QEII 1952-54 Definitive,

VF-XF NH, wmk 298, nice stamp w/great color Cat($19)

$25

$12

427 CV
Great

Great Britain 313 2d Scarlet Coronation Issue on FDC,

F-VF, typed addr (petroleum topical) w/cachet by ArtCraft, cvr opened at top w/small tear resulting above cds ccl stating "LONDON.S.E.I/3JUN/1953/C" w/"LONG/LIVE/THE QUEEN" w/crown killer. Cover has overall "yellowing" & slight gum tng and still a good example of a Coronation FDC

$12

$2

428 CV
Great

Great Britain 392 6p Paris Postal Conference Issue on FDC,

F-VF, addr is typed label. Cover is in Very Good to Excellent condition w/very minor cr wear & the label slightly toned. Seldom seen pmk, semi-dc "TORQUAY/7 MAY/1963/DEVON", has cachet

$16

$6

429 CV
Great

Great Britain 418-19 3p & 6p 1964 Forth Road Bridge Issue on FDC,

F-VF, addr printed in ink

$12

$6

430 CV
Great

Great Britain 442-43 9p & 1sh6p ITU Centenary Issue on FDC (Ordinary),

F-VF, addr hand lettered in ink, pmk, lrg cds "FIRST DAY OF ISSUE/15 NOV 1965/SOUTHEND-ON-SEA. ESSEX", seldom seen pmk, tower and aerial cachet. Cover in Very Good condition w/couple small spots and ever so slight wrinkle UR by the 9p stamp

$18

$6

431 CV
Great

Great Britain 662 3p 1971 Christmas Issue on FDC,

VF, neat tpyed addr, w/cachet of "HEINZ/SOUPS/1971/CHRISTMAS/STAMPS" in a Heinz-style label. Stamp tied to cvr w/cds "FIRST DAY OF ISSUE/13 OCT 1971/EDINBURGH". Cover in good condition w/slight foxing at top & btm edges and around stamp. Backflap inscribed "IF UNDELIVERED RETURN TO/PHILATELIC BUREAU/G.P.O. 2-4 WATERLOO PLACE/EDINBURGH EHI1AB". Cover has tear under back flap, o/w sound w/minor cnr wear. Interesting cover!

$20

$8

432 CV
Great

Great Britain MH34b Wedgewood Se-tenant pane on FDC,

VF, unaddr, w/John Wallis designed cachet of Wedgewood reproduction of the Portland Vase. Pane/6 (SGx841p) tied to cover w/cds "FIRST DAY OF ISSUE/24MAY1972/COLECHESTER, ESSEX". Also franking cover are two se-tenant coil strips tied to cvr w/same pmk. SG catalog value 20.00 about $27

$26

$8

433 **
Great

Great Britain BK144 L1 1972 Wedgewood 1st Prestige Bklt,

contains bklt panes no. MH34a-b & MH36d-e, all VF NH. The bklt contains extra leaves giving historical background & info on the Wedgewood family, as well as production info on the famous Wedgewood porcelain Cat($150)

$60

$24

434 CV
Great

Great Britain MH36, MH64 3p & 8p on Royal National Life-Boat Institution 150th Anniversary Cover,

VF, unaddr but inscribed in ink "PETER BURWOOD" (possibly hand delivered), two-color cachet of the life boat "MARGARET GRAHAM-HARWICH", cover in very good condition w/minor wrinkles in L cnr, and tiny cr UR cnr. Has three pg stuffer w/RNL1 history and statistics

$20

$6

435 **
Hong

Hong Kong 203-17 5c-$20 1962 QEII Definitives,

complete set/15, VF to XF NH Cat($198)

$200

$70

436 @
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 Cat($96)

$85

$18

437 */(*)
Ionian

Ionian Isl 1-3 p-2p 1859 Queen Victoria Issues,

complete set/3, all w/four mgns, #1 NG, #2-3 OG w/tiny HR Cat($203)

$150

$55

438 *
Ionian

Ionian Isl NC8 2d Gray Blue, Vert Pair, Ovpt Reading Down,

VF OG Cat($120)

$120

$60

439 **
Israel

Israel 31a-32a 40p & 80p Running Stag, Bklt Panes/4 in Complete Bklt,

F-VF NH, Bale #B.7 Cat($25)

$25

$10

440 **
Israel

Israel 111var 80p Deep Violet Complete Bklt/12 in two Panes/6,

VF NH, Bale #B.9, Bale cv $40

$40

$16

441 **
Israel

Israel 237a 55a Freedom From Hunger Issue, Bklt Pane/4 in complete bklt,

VF NH, Bale #B.12

$30

$12

442 (*)
Monaco

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

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

$400

$140

443 CV
Monaco

Monaco 354-57, 366-70 1fr-5fr Honoring U.S. Presidents and 1fr-15fr Royal Wedding Issue on FDC's,

F-VF, unaddr, cachets by Pan American World Airways, condition is very good, a slight tng of both covers and a minor ccr LL of Royal Wedding cvr. Great items for country and topical collections

$10

$2

444 *
Rhodesia

Rhodesia & Nyasaland 141-3, 44-54 p-10sh 1954 QEII Definitives,

S.G. #1-3, 4-14; VF VLH, fresh set Cat($73)

$50

$20

445 *
St.

St. Pierre & Miquelon 209//259 1941-2 Overprinted & Surcharged Issues (26),

all F-VF to VF-XF LH, all w/cv of $12-$26 each except #255 ($75) inclg fishing boats, dogsled teams, World's Fair, etc. CV is for hinged Cat($580)

$550

$200

446 *
Spain

Spain CB6 45c + 2p + 5p Blue & Greenish Blue,

VF LH Cat($250)

$250

$125