Sale 3022 - Session 3 - United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Collections
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  • Lot# : 3801 JAPAN

    JAPAN POSTAL CARDS GROUP. mostly more modern mint cards (some per 100) and also note some P.O. new issue announcements for stamps, handful of FDC and some Ryukyu Islands cards with duplication, usual mixed condition, mostly F-VF
    Start Price : 40 USD
    Current Opening : 40 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3802 JAPAN

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY JAPANESE POSTCARD COLLECTION. approx. 30 cards including Kabuki, Japanese art in the British Museum, hand-colored RPPC, and several from the Russo-Japanese War (including one of casualties), generally Very Fine, an interesting group
    Start Price : Bid
    Hammer price : 10 USD

    Lot# : 3803 LATVIA

    LATVIA COLLECTION to 1940s. desirable collection of mint and used on pages with few empty spaces, highlights include various perf and imperf Map types, first types on maps/ arms types imperf and perf, Riga Liberation thin papers, etc, extensive airposts including the semi-postals mint both perf and imperf (#CB1/CB24, CB1a/CB24a, cat. $900+), as well as WWII Russian occupations and more, generally F-VF, an attractive collection
    Start Price : 500 USD
    Current Opening : 500 USD
    Hammer price : 750 USD

    Lot# : 3804 LATVIA

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    LATVIA COLLECTION. an impressive collection including many good sets, both perf and imperf, of the 1920s/30s with much NH, highlights include the Triangular air mails, the 1932 Monoplanes etc., also noticed a good range of German occupation of Latvia WW II and earlier Russian WW I occupation, please study carefully, much more here than described.
    Start Price : 250 USD
    Current Opening : 250 USD
    Hammer price : 250 USD

    Lot# : 3805 LIBERIA

    LIBERIA STARTER COLLECTION, 1860/1960. several hundred stamps in an Yvert album, including first issues with and without frame lines (some dubious as usual), 1885 32c unused, 1892 $2 ovptd specimen, «Ordinary» on 15c Slate used, good range of 1915/16 surcharges incl 60c on $1 and $1 on $5 Red ovpt mint, 2c Ultra and black with 2c surcharge type L in black, 1918 Red Cross with $2 used, «1920» 5c on 10c Monrovia with unlisted error, etc. as well as useful officials incl 1894 $5 used, 1915/16 surcharges mint incl 50c on $2 black ovpt, 1917 5c on 30c brown with «fiv» error, etc,, usual mixed condition, mostly F-VFrn
    Start Price : 200 USD
    Current Opening : 200 USD
    Hammer price : 220 USD

    Lot# : 3806 LIBERIA

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    LIBERIA ASSORTMENT. includes group of 1920s Officials surcharge errors and varieties, 1949 Ashmun issue trial color specimens, 1953 10c Bird vignette printed on gum, etc., mostly F-VF
    Start Price : 50 USD
    Current Opening : 50 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3807 LIECHTENSTEIN

    LIECHTENSTEIN COLLECTION, 1912/2013. mostly NH in two Lighthouse hingeless albums and essentially complete after 1933, better include 1912-15 5h-25h incl 25h Ultramarine, 1921 3rp-7½rp perf 9½, 1928 Anniversary, 1930 2fr perf 10½ and 11½, 1934 Vaduz S/S (slight dist gum), 1935 5fr NH, 1951 2fr, 3fr perf 14¾ NH, Airmails complete incl 1948 20rp Reddish brown sheet of nine (stamps NH), etc., F-VF, view to appreciate
    Start Price : 4,000 USD
    Current Opening : 4,000 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3808 LIECHTENSTEIN

    LIECHTENSTEIN COVERS ASSORTMENT. 18 covers, including seven early postal history covers from 1931/52 and a postal card with railroad cancel from 1924 (H&G 2), one with 'Wanderstempel' cancel from Ruggell, in use for less than one month; also three FDC's, and a few modern covers from the 1960's. Interesting group, mostly VF
    Start Price : 100 USD
    Current Opening : 100 USD
    Hammer price : 100 USD

    Lot# : 3809 LIECHTENSTEIN

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    LIECHTENSTEIN COLLECTION to 1960s. well filled set of Minkus pages with some better as 107 used, 114 used, 130 used, B1-3 used, B4-10 mint, C7-33 mint, J21-28 NH, etc., mostly F-VF
    Start Price : 100 USD
    Current Opening : 100 USD
    Hammer price : 130 USD

    Lot# : 3810 LITHUANIA

    LITHUANIA COLLECTION. stock book with hundreds of mint and used stamps from first issues to 1930s including "back of the book" issues, note dozens of Vilnius and Kaunas typeset issues, a range of surcharges on the White Knight series, 1920s semi-postal overprints with better items (some signed), later perf and imperf full sets and also incl a bit of Central Lithuania incl printers waste, generally F-VF, view to appreciate
    Start Price : 500 USD
    Current Opening : 500 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3811 LITHUANIA

    LITHUANIA COLLECTION. enticing collection of mint and used on well-filled set of pages, featuring nice array of the 1918/19 issues with assorted printings and better values, "White Knights" with varieties, 1923 "Rhomboid" mint, useful semi-postal surcharges incl War Invalids, 1930 Grand Duke used, 1930s highly complete imperf and perf, 1935 Vaitkus flight ovpt mint (signed), etc., generally F-VF, ideal basis for expansion
    Start Price : 500 USD
    Current Opening : 500 USD
    Hammer price : 500 USD

    Lot# : 3812 LITHUANIA

    LITHUANIA COLLECTION. "collector»s collection" of over 1000 mint and used stamps in an old fashioned album including dozens of early issues sorted by first, second and third Kaunas printings, then 1919 White Knight issues again sorted by printings including imperfs, 1921/22 50sk corner margin mint block of 8 imperf, many complete sets of the 1930s perf and imperf mint, etc., mostly F-VF
    Start Price : 400 USD
    Current Opening : 400 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3813 LUXEMBOURG

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    LUXEMBOURG COLLECTION. mostly 19th century issues on stock sheets and incl numerous certificates, highlights include (used unless otherwise noted) 1852 10c pair and strip of four, 1852 1sgr Brown red pair, 1859 12½c Rose pair, 1859 30c Rose lilac single-franking cover, 1923 Princess Elisabeth S/S mint plus 1878-80 1c Red Brown "OFFICIEL" overprint mint (Goebel cert), etc., usual mixed condition but better than typically seen, mostly F-VF, view to appreciate
    Start Price : 800 USD
    Current Opening : 800 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3814 LUXEMBOURG

    LUXEMBOURG COLLECTION. a two-volume collection with some pleasant duplication, much strength in 20th century including 1935 Intellectuals mint, 1949 Charlotte S/S mint and used, 1950 War Orphans mint, 1951 United Europe sets mint, 1952 Exhibition mint, 1956-57 Europa mint, etc, considerable substance in good sets must be viewed carefully
    Start Price : 750 USD
    Current Opening : 750 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3815 MEXICO

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    MEXICO CLASSICS COLLECTION. Lallier album pages with only mostly used classic issues incl a strong showing of the imperf Hidalgos with 1856 4r red o/p Morelia, 1861 8r black on red with huge margins all round and Tabasco ovpt, equally nice 8r green on red brown the scarce 3c brown eagle used, Guadalajara pair, etc., stuck down in the old style but since the majority are used, they should therefore soak off without problems, some forgeries as usual, enormous potential here.
    Start Price : 2,000 USD
    Current Opening : 2,000 USD
    Hammer price : 2,000 USD

    Lot# : 3816 MEXICO

    MEXICO "BACK OF THE BOOK" COLLECTION. two-volumes with well over 700 stamps, mint and used, virtually all different excepting a few multiples, with some premium material present; the first book concentrates on the classic revenues, with eagle type federal tax issues of 1890/94 to 5 pesos, 1897 to 5 pesos, lots of town ovpts on types from 1898 thru revolution period, then wonderful large Hidalgo issues for 1879, documents/books inc. large 1880 10 pesos red and black and 1881 10 pesos blue and black, as well as precious metals, textiles, extensive internal revenues, tobacco, etc, plus scarce locals. In the second book there are studies of express stamps, registration, certification labels, further scarce locals this time officials with an excellent showing of the different types, as well as revolution period «transitorio» eagle issues on cover and other postal history. Please inspect, an enjoyable lot to study and research.
    Start Price : 1,000 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3817 MEXICO

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    MEXICO 19th CENTURY ISSUES COLLECTION. an appealing collection of 110 mint and used on vintage pages with many premium issues, useful used 1st issues followed by an attractive group of the Eagles to 8r Red used, next the Maximilians with lithograph types to 50c used incl ½c Grey, Hidalgos continue with 1868 "no period" 100c Black on brown pin perf used, 1872 types to 100c Lilac and nice section of later Hidalgos to high values, note "Banknote" Hidalgos and Numerals, etc., usual mixed condition with a few dubious or reprints and some slightly stuck down, still an overall Fine collection and a nice basis for expansion
    Start Price : 1,000 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000 USD
    Hammer price : 1,000 USD

    Lot# : 3818 MEXICO

    MEXICO HOLDING. intense holding of many 1,000s of mint and used stamps crammed in a large stockbook from 19th century issues onwards, including Hidalgos, Juarez, extensive Banknote Numerals, 1890s Stagecoach issues to 50c, Civil War period especially Sonora imperfs and Constitutional Government ovpts, early revenues, all the way through to Exportas and beyond, early 20th century airmails unchecked for the better watermarks, etc. Anything could be here, ideal for the specialist.
    Start Price : 500 USD
    Current Opening : 500 USD
    Hammer price : 500 USD

    Lot# : 3819 MEXICO

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    MEXICO POSTAL STATIONERY. group of 25 mint and used postal stationery plus a cover, including five with WW II censored markings; interesting selection with nice cancels, generally F-VF
    Start Price : 80 USD
    Current Opening : 80 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3820 MONACO

    MONACO MINT COLLECTION, 1930s/80s. well over 1500 stamps in a stock book with nearly all NH incl the Birds airmails with all perf varieties, generally fresh and VF
    Start Price : 400 USD
    Current Opening : 400 USD
    Hammer price : 425 USD

    Lot# : 3821 MONACO

    MONACO ASSORTMENT NEW ISSUES Accumulation of mostly complete sets and souvenir sheets in glassines, each identified by Scott number and current catalog value with very little, if any, duplication. Includes issues from about 1980 to 1990. Everything seems to be never hinged and post office fresh. All the work is done. Just add these to your stock or personal collection. Owners catalog value $1160.00.
    Start Price : 100 USD
    Current Opening : 100 USD
    Hammer price : 130 USD

    Lot# : 3822 MONACO

    MONACO COLLECTION to 1960s. starter collection on Minkus pages with some better as B36-50 mint, C42a NH, CB7-10 mint, etc., mostly F-VF
    Start Price : 100 USD
    Current Opening : 100 USD
    Hammer price : 100 USD

    Lot# : 3823 MONTENEGRO

    SPECIALIZED MONTENEGRO COLLECTION to 1940s. highly specialised collection of several hundred stamps neatly arranged and annotated on homemade pages and often with mint and used in parallel, begins with scores of Prince Nicholas first issues differentiated by the early, middle and late printings including the extremely scarce 2n Yellow perf 13x10½ in vertical and horizontal pairs mint as well as many well-struck cancels, then the 1893 ovpts with four different printings including better perf types, 1896 Cetinje Monastery including mint 20n perf 11½, 1905-1906 Constitution Ovpts covering the various formats with some ovpt errors and varieties noted as double ovpt in red and black on 1h Ultra, trial ovpt in green on 2k Brown etc., also useful 19th century postal history noticed as well with about 20 covers incorporated into the collection, also includes Austrian occupations mint and used, Government in Exile issues, Italian WW II Occupations, etc., generally F-VF, ideal for the specialist and an excerllent foundation collection
    Start Price : 1,500 USD
    Current Opening : 1,500 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3824 NEPAL

    NEPAL and KASHMIR POSTAL HISTORY. fascinating well-researched collection of over 50 covers from the stampless period to early 20th century, extensively written-up on album pages, including a wonderful series of around two dozen covers/ documents from 1703-1726 with a diverse range of large negative seals in Hindu and Arabic script, including a scarce type with image of sun at the top of the seal; the Kashmir incl. ½a Q V stationery envelope with 1905 combination franking 2a Purple Q V alongside the 1a gray green of Kashmir tied by Srinagar and Lahore postmarks, followed by the Nepal section, a little chaotic with loose extra covers on the pages, needing further study. A great opportunity for the India postal history collector to acquire some very early material in excellent quality.
    Start Price : 250 USD
    Current Opening : 260 USD
    Hammer price : 280 USD

    Lot# : 3825 NETHERLANDS AND COLONIES

    NETHERLANDS and COLONIES COLLECTION. mostly used to 1960s on well-filled set of Minkus pages, usual array of mixed condition classics, useful 1920s/40s Charity sets used, etc., additional collections of Neth Antilles, Neth Indies, Neth New Guinea and Surinam also on well-filled Minkus pages, usual mixed condition in early periods, mostly F-VF
    Start Price : 250 USD
    Current Opening : 250 USD
    Hammer price : 250 USD

    Lot# : 3826 NETHERLANDS AND COLONIES

    NETHERLANDS and COLONIES COVERS SELECTION. 22 covers and a cover front, colonies incl Neth Indies, Neth Antilles, Neth New Guinea plus some Indonesia, mostly philatelic, mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 75 USD
    Current Opening : 75 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3827 NETHERLANDS

    NETHERLANDS MINT COLLECTION, 1928/76. in mounts on White Ace pages and incl 194, 286-300, B44-49, B70-72, B208-23, mostly complete after 1946 with most NH after 1960, F-VF
    Start Price : 60 USD
    Current Opening : 60 USD
    Hammer price : 60 USD

    Lot# : 3828 NICARAGUA

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    NICARAGUA SPECIALIZED 1st ISSUE USED COLLECTION. old-time collection of postmarks on the first issues neatly arranged on quadrille album pages, well over 300 stamps including wide range of cancels including some elusive, highlights include a systematic study of the circular town cancels from the extensive numeral town types presented methodically incl 7-Leon type b, 10-Ocotal, 11-Matagalpa, 12-Jinotega, purple 13-San Juan del Norte, etc. followed by a study of cds types including Panama transit, Paquebot, steamships, etc. as well as dozens of fancy cancels including further numerals, stars and crosses in red, black and blue, target cancels, grids, scarce negative cds cancels, manuscripts, etc., generally Fine or better; assembled decades ago and offered intact as receivedrn
    Start Price : 2,500 USD
    Current Opening : 2,500 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3829 NICARAGUA

    NICARAGUA HOLDING. thousands of mint and used from the classics to mid-20th century on a substantial stack of old album pages, beat-up albums of manila stock pages, etc., the vast majority pre-1930 with the classics well represented; highlights include the first issues with 2c Dark blue #1 unused (4), 5c Black #2 used, 1869/71 incl 5c Black mint, 1878/80 incl 5c Black mint, etc. as well as multiples of the perf and roulette issues, also useful Province of Zelaya issues appearing with page after page of the overprints for Bluefields and Cabo Gracias a Dios including varieties, mint strips with ovpt format varieties se-tenant, large multiples, etc. through to the Locomotives mint (#1L109/1L123) with 5p top value (4) plus plate number multiples; further ovpt errors noted for 1911 revenue surcharges incl inverted and double one inverted, 1911 «Vale» surcharges on Arms types inverted and double, 1913 ½c on 1c orange with «VA» missing used and in NH pair with normal, «VALB» errors incl pair with normal used on piece, «do» for «de», no stops se-tenant with normal, etc.; better officials also seen incl 1896 set mint and 1897 watermark set mint, fiscals ovptd «Postal», key Bluefields surcharges incl 1918/19 2c on 20c Slate used (#365), 1919 2c and 5c Surcharges on 20c Slate used (#391/392), «Resello 1927» 1c Violet used, useful air mail sets, 1932 Air Mail Week ovpt mint (#C30), lots of air mail ovpt errors, unusual back of the book especially the telegraph ovpts including further ranges of Bluefields, various vintage album leaves with yet more first issues, etc., typical mixed condition with some dubious included as often, an enormously challenging holding that will be very rewarding when sorted through unhurriedly by an expert/specialist of Nicaragua.rn
    Start Price : 2,500 USD
    Current Opening : 2,500 USD
    Hammer price : 2,500 USD

    Lot# : 3830 NICARAGUA

    NICARAGUA COLLECTION. very attractive mint and used collection written-up in an album, with well over 2000 stamps starting with dozens of first issues categorized by papers, including the 5P Black perf mint (#5; x2), 5P Black roulette mint (#10; x2), etc, also a study of 19th century postmarks, leading on to better issues of the 1890s incl 1895 50c Violet mint (#76), 1897 5P (#98), 1898 watermark arms with 2P and 5P mint (#108/109), etc., then a good range of early 20th century surcharges with lots of varieties and errors, including on multiples, types se-tenant etc, through to back of the book with an interesting range of Zelaya provincials, postage dues, airposts, 19th century officials sets, telegraphs, etc, etc. Please inspect.
    Start Price : 1,000 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3831 NICARAGUA

    NICARAGUA 1st ISSUE SPECIALIZED MINT COLLECTION. old-time highly specialised collection of the mint first issues with well over 300 stamps arranged and annotated (in German) on quadrille pages, starting 1862 and leading through to the 1869 perf issues with paper varieties, singles and multiples, shades, etc., more than a dozen examples of the 5c Black including block of four with the white gum of the original printings; rouletted issues followed by further studies including on the 5c black, etc., typical mixed condition but better than usually seen, VG-VF; an excellent collection of these challenging issuesrn
    Start Price : 1,000 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3832 NICARAGUA

    NICARAGUA NATIONAL SEAL ISSUE USED COLLECTION. advanced collection of postmarks on the 1882 issues neatly arranged on quadrille pages, well over 300 stamps starting with the numeric town types from 1 to 13 incl scarce 4-J on 15c yellow, violet examples, then a study of the different target cancels and unusual postmarks incl US transit and «Paris-Etrangers', followed by the circular town postmarks including Acuyapa, Bluefields, Castillo, Chinandega, Jiugalpa, Jinotega, Nanbaime, San Carlos, San Jorge, etc, with plenty of examples of the key 15c and 50c incl San Juan del Norte on both values, typical VG-VF; very difficult to assemble today.rn
    Start Price : 1,000 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3833 NORWAY

    NORWAY COLLECTION to 1984. 100s of mint and used housed on Davo pages beginning with a 1856/57 2sk Oscar unused 3sk-8sk used, the Lion types of 1863/66 and 1867/68 array with some duplication, 1878 1kr, 1.50kr, 2kr mint, study of the posthorn issues 1883 onwards with better mint as well as used, strong 20th century mostly mint, "back of the book" from 1889 onwards, with much mint as well, usual mixed condition in early issues, mostly F-VF
    Start Price : 400 USD
    Current Opening : 400 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3834 NORWAY

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    NORWAY COLLECTION, 1854/1930. 120 mostly used stamps on few album pages 19th century almost complete used and incl few shade varieties and #1 (2), useful Numerals, etc., usual mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 200 USD
    Current Opening : 200 USD
    Hammer price : 200 USD

    Lot# : 3835 PARAGUAY

    PARAGUAY; AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. SPECIMENS. an exciting holding of material from the American Banknote Company archive with over 800 hundred punched-hole specimen overprints, all NH and with much in multiples; the issues are late 1930s and 1940s incl. 1939 Paz del Chaco to 5p, 1940 Pan-American airpost officials to 100p incl. 5p block of four with partial «Specimen Dept.» ovpt over 2 stamps, as well as Francia to 5p, 1941 Asuncion 400th Anniversary 500p, etc. An opportunity for the Paraguay specialist, dealer or collector.
    Start Price : 750 USD
    Current Opening : 750 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3836 PARAGUAY

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    PARAGUAY 19th CENTURY ISSUES COLLECTION. old-time mint and used collection of 33 stamps on pages with spaces to 1887, incl the key 1878 surcharges with blue 5cts on 1r rose used, black 5c on 2r blue used and the blue 5c on 3r black, as well as a scarce «Re del Paraguay» lion essay, officials, stationery cut-squares, etc, few slightly stuck down and usual very mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 400 USD
    Current Opening : 400 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3837 PARAGUAY

    PARAGUAY COLLECTION. old-fashioned collection of several hundred mint and used stamps from the classics thru 1960s, written-up and housed in an album. Includes 1870 3r black unused, 1c surcharges on 1r Lions mint, 1887 5c blue imperf between pair not listed in Scott, 1908 Habilitado 5c on 1c strip of thee mint with dropped «d» on center stamp, through to 1920s with a useful range of interior office «c» ovpts, through to back of book with better officials inc. 1886 imperfs range to 20c, etc, Please inspect.
    Start Price : 300 USD
    Current Opening : 300 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3838 PERU

    PERU CLASSICS COLLECTION. over 1000 stamps on old homemade pages or stock sheets, includes more than 700 quality imperforates mint and used classics, starting with the 1858s and 1868/72 embossed types with assorted shades and postmarks, highlights include stampless covers incl straight-line 1830/35 AREQPA, 1857 OTUSCO, etc., also dozens of the #1 with many having enormous margins all round as well as displaying an excellent range of cancels, we note blue Chiclaya grid of points, etc., the imperforates continue with a study of the 1860 1d Blue with zig-zag lines, through to extensive 1868 issues incl 1d Green strips of three and four again showing variety of shades and cancels, the stock book holds material again in various stages of organization including unused first issues and bizarre composite stamps apparently created to remedy incomplete printings, etc., then follows further excellent postmark studies, accompanied by interesting collateral with old maps, lists of steamships and post offices, etc., VG-VF; a wonderful opportunity for the Peru specialistrn
    Start Price : 2,500 USD
    Current Opening : 2,500 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3839 PERU

    PERU COLLECTION to 1950. several hundred mint and used stamps from the classics to about 1950 written up on quadrille pages, includes La Guaira steamship local used, a range of 1860s imperfs with interesting postmarks, 1p orange imperf created from portions of two stamps and used postally, 1880s overprints with page after page of types, Chilean occupation locals and departmental handstamps, 1894 Bermudez head ovpts incl. inverted on 1c pair, 1895 Tumbes provisionals, etc, through to back of the book incl. 19thcentury postage dues, etc, etc. Please inspect.
    Start Price : 350 USD
    Current Opening : 350 USD
    Hammer price : 350 USD

    Lot# : 3840 PHILIPPINES

    PHILIPPINES in STOCK BOOKS. useful accumulation of thousands of stamps held in four large stockbooks, for the most part chronologically ordered, mint and used,, many pages crammed from 19th century onwards, starting off with the 1863 1r Green imperf unused, 1871 20c mint, through Alfonso XII issues, US Administration with nice range of mint/mint NH, 1935 Pictorials NH, «Commonwealth» overprints incl. 1938/40 complete mint with top value NH control number margin, as well as interesting Japanese Occupations, etc, etc through to the 1980s. Please inspect.
    Start Price : 750 USD
    Current Opening : 750 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3841 PHILIPPINES

    PHILIPPINES CHRISTMAS SEALS SPECIALIZED HOARD, 1940-84 several hundred sheets and other items, includes Artist drawings, essays, progressive trial color proofs in multiples, printing errors, etc., several with Ray L. Coughlin certificates, many from the Eugene Garrett collection, Very Fine throughout, ideal for Philippines specialist.
    Start Price : 500 USD
    Current Opening : 500 USD
    Hammer price : 500 USD

    Lot# : 3842 PHILIPPINES

    PHILIPPINES COLLECTION. of many hundreds of mostly mint stamps in a well-filled Scott specialty album and on further album pages for additional miniature sheets. Includes useful 19th century, US administration to high values, 1930s views and commonwealth overprints to high values, 1940s onwards highly complete incl. 1959 Scout Jamboree set and S/S NH (2), 1961/62 Flowers se-tenant block perf and imperf, the latter NH, etc, through to back of the book with useful airmails, official O.B. handstamp and manuscript examples, as well as Japanese Occupations, etc., usual mixed condition, mostly F-VF, please inspect.
    Start Price : 300 USD
    Current Opening : 300 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3843 POLAND

    POLAND COLLECTION to 1939. a strong old-time collector»s collection of nearly all used on nicely filled set of pages, starts with useful array of "Poczta-Polska" ovpts incl varieties, also note the Lublin issue inverted ovpts used, assorted Cracow ovpts used (some good and signed, some bad), also the Eagle inverted ovpts nearly complete including the 50h and 90h (each signed), the 1921 Red Cross surcharges, 1938 Mail Coach S/S perf and imperf used, 1938 Stratosphere S/S used, also Russian Government in Warsaw with a beautiful #1 tied on piece, etc., usual mixed condition but generally F-VF, inspection a mustrn
    Start Price : 1,200 USD
    Current Opening : 1,200 USD
    Hammer price : 1,200 USD

    Lot# : 3844 POLAND

    POLAND MID-20th CENTURY COVERS ASSORTMENT. 30 covers or cards incl 1938 Annexation of Zaolzie from Czechoslovakia, regstered, advertising, military, etc., usual mixed condition, Fine group.
    Start Price : 75 USD
    Current Opening : 75 USD
    Hammer price : 100 USD

    Lot# : 3845 PORTUGAL AND COLONIES

    PORTUGAL and COLONIES COLLECTION. to 1960s on well-filled Minkus pages, strong in 19th century issues (usual mixed condition) and the 1920s/50s period with some minor duplication, better sets and singles include Portugal 19th century mint and used, good number of the "Ceres" definitives used, 1940s commems used, Angola 292-94 mint, C17 used, Cape Verde 232-33 mint, 252-54 mint, Macao 65 mint, St Thomas & Prince 341-50 mint, Timor 223-39 mint, etc. with add'l Azores, Inhambane, Lourenco Marques, Madeira, Mozambique, Mozambique Co., Nyassa, Port Africa, Port Congo, Port Guinea, Port India, Quelimane and Tete, VG-VF, viewing essential
    Start Price : 750 USD
    Current Opening : 750 USD
    Hammer price : 750 USD

    Lot# : 3846 PORTUGAL AND COLONIES

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    PORTUGAL and MADEIRA REPRINTS COLLECTION. attractive collection of the 1885 reprints for Portugal imperfs (19) and perforated (33) issues incl just a few duplicates in stock sheets plus Madeira imperfs (6) and perforated (25) on album page, fresh and F-VF, includes copy of Lamas "Estudo Das Reimpressoes de Selos Portugueses" (in Portuguese but easy to follow tabular info)
    Start Price : 200 USD
    Current Opening : 200 USD
    Hammer price : 425 USD

    Lot# : 3847 PORTUGAL AND COLONIES

    PORTUGAL and COLONIES SELECTION. mint sets and singles, Portugal between Scott 642//990 comprised of 31 sets and two singles with some NH, also Port Guinea 251-57 mint, Port India 598-617 mint, etc., F-VF (Scott $1,000+)
    Start Price : 150 USD
    Current Opening : 150 USD
    Hammer price : 150 USD

    Lot# : 3848 PORTUGAL

    PORTUGAL WW I MILITARY MAIL EXHIBIT COLLECTION. 29 covers and cards neatly arranged and annotated on pages for an exhibit titled "THE PORTUGUESE EXPEDITIONARY FORCE IN WORLD WAR I", shows mails from training camps in Portugal and Britain, examples of headquarters markings, numbered Fieldpost cancels used in France, etc and incl specially printed Fieldpost cards and envelopes, incoming cards and letters from home, inter-unit mail plus cards from Portuguese POW in Germany, variety of censor markings, auxiliary handstamps, etc., generally F-VF, an amazing collection of these rare and elusive covers
    Start Price : 300 USD
    Current Opening : 300 USD
    Hammer price : 425 USD

    Lot# : 3849 PORTUGAL

    PORTUGAL 1870s/1950s COVERS SELECTION. 37 items incl 1875 to England with 1871 120r single franking; 1875 double-rate to London franked with 1871 120r (2); 1890 newspaper with proper use of P1; 1925 wrapper to Portuguese Consulate in British Guiana, 595-602 set on FDC, 674a on registered cover to USA, etc. plus assortment of covers with mix of Ceres issue frankings, etc., usual mixed condition, Fine group for the specialist
    Start Price : 150 USD
    Current Opening : 150 USD
    Hammer price : 325 USD

    Lot# : 3850 PORTUGAL

    PORTUGAL USED POSTAL/ LETTER CARDS GROUP, 1880s/1910s. 50+ domestic and foreign uses (incl 1 to USA) with variety of town cancels, also note some mint cards, some bit postal wear/ light even toning. Fine group
    Start Price : 50 USD
    Current Opening : 50 USD
    Hammer price : 50 USD

    Lot# : 3851 PORTUGUESE COLONIES

    PORTUGUESE COLONIES - MOZAMBIQUE, MOZAMBIQUE CO., NYASSA COVERS SELECTION. 21 covers, postal cards and picture postcards with assorted registered, airmail, censored, etc uses, some premium frankings, village cancels include Vila Pery, Beira, Mahua, Vila Fontes, Gondola, Lourenco marques, Macequece, etc., usual mixed condition, Fine and desirable assortment
    Start Price : 350 USD
    Current Opening : 350 USD
    Hammer price : 950 USD

    Lot# : 3852 PORTUGUESE COLONIES

    PORTUGUESE COLONIES; 1940 WORLD'S FAIR ISSUE COVERS SELECTION. 8 registered airmail covers (3 also censored) addressed to NY City (some to noted dealer FW Kessler) from Angola, Cape Verde, Mozambique, Port Guinea, Port India (2), St Thomas and Prince, Timor, F-VF
    Start Price : 250 USD
    Current Opening : 250 USD
    Hammer price : 1,600 USD

    Lot# : 3853 PORTUGUESE COLONIES

    PORTUGUESE COLONIES 1950s/60s COVERS SELECTION. 21 covers incl registered and airmail from Cape Verde (3), Macao, Madeira (unfranked), Mozambique (8), Port Guinea (3), Port India, St Thomas and Prince (2), Timor (2), usual mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 100 USD
    Current Opening : 100 USD
    Hammer price : 130 USD

    Lot# : 3854 PORTUGUESE COLONIES - Angola

    ANGOLA COLLECTION, 1870/1951. extensive mostly mint collection on Scott pages and incl (mint unless otherwise noted) 5 unused (ISPP cert), 6b used (sound; APS cert), 16-24 (most o.g.), 37, 38-60, 1902 Surcharges complete, 1914 Ceres highly complete incl perf varieties, 175 (ISPP cert; small thin), 177 (ISPP cert), 184-207, 243-62, 274-91, 292-94, 319-24, 333-56 (some NH, 50A regum), J1-42, etc., generally fresh and F-VF; Scott about $6,500
    Start Price : 500 USD
    Current Opening : 500 USD
    Hammer price : 1,000 USD

    Lot# : 3855 PORTUGUESE COLONIES - Macao

    MACAO MINT COLLECTION to 1978. neatly arranged on stock sheets in a binder and good deal complete for the period (no S/S) and with large majority without gum as issued or NH, includes airmails, postage dues and postal tax issues, includes 17-21, 24-28, 35-44, 46-57, 58-66B, 67-74, 75-103, 108-31, 147-157D, 162-63, 210-25, 238E-238K, 256-258A, 268-88, 302-05, 324-35 o.g., 341-347A o.g., 361-63 o.g., C1-20 NH, J1-58 (J22A with ISPP cert), far above average condition, generally fresh and F-VF; approximate Yang catalog value HK$250,000
    Start Price : 2,500 USD
    Current Opening : 5,250 USD
    Hammer price : 5,250 USD

    Lot# : 3856 PORTUGUESE COLONIES - Macao

    MACAO MINT COLLECTION to 1966. neatly arranged on stock sheets and mostly complete (no S/S) and with most without gum as issued or NH, includes extensive definitives (incl early overprints and surcharges), commems, airmails, postage dues and postal tax issues, etc., far above average condition, generally fresh and F-VF; approximate Yang catalog value HK$245,000
    Start Price : 2,000 USD
    Current Opening : 4,250 USD
    Hammer price : 5,250 USD

    Lot# : 3857 PORTUGUESE COLONIES - Macao

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    MACAO COLLECTION to 1887 with BONUS. mint and used collection on old-time pages incl 1884/85 first issue crowns complete mint/unused with perf 13½ 50r Green perf 13½ and perf 12½ 300r Chocolate, 1884 80r on 100r Lilac without accent error used (Scott 16b), range of 1885 Surcharges incl 40r on 50r Green used, 1887 Surcharges complete mostly used (Scott 24/28), 1887 local provisional surcharges on coat of arms revenues, 1888 King Luiz heads complete with top three values unused as issued (Scott 35/44), etc., some small faults as expected and a few mint issues partially stuck down, VG-VF, bonus of Timor with 1887 King Luiz perf 12½ mint (Scott 11/20) with fresh colors, etc., a Fine foundation collection
    Start Price : 750 USD
    Current Opening : 750 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3858 PORTUGUESE COLONIES - Macao

    MACAO 1950s/90s ISSUES GROUP. useful group of 19 NH sets and incl blocks, sheets and S/S, NH, fresh and VF; Scott $750+
    Start Price : 180 USD
    Current Opening : 180 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3859 PORTUGUESE COLONIES - Mozambique

    MOZAMBIQUE and MOZAMBIQUE CO. COLLECTION to 1970s. old-time collection of many hundreds of mint and used stamps housed in two well-used Mercado Filatelico albums, the Mozambique particularly well-filled with lots of better material, including the 1893 5r on 40r Cchocoloate unused (as issued), the 1895 St Anthony overprints used as well as extensive Ceres issues, the semi-postals mint, etc, through to post-1940 highly complete, with lots of good mint sets, much back of the book, airpost sets, etc,, usual toning, please inspect.
    Start Price : 300 USD
    Current Opening : 300 USD
    Hammer price : 300 USD

    Lot# : 3860 PUERTO RICO

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    PUERTO RICO COLLECTION, 1873/88. an old-time mint and used collection of 64 stamps on vintage pages, highly complete for period beginning with the "Signature" ovpts used, 1877 Alfonso XII mint to 50c (the 10c unused, most small thins), 1878 10c Brown mint (creases), 1879 complete mint or usedetc., usual mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 300 USD
    Current Opening : 300 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3861 ROMANIA

    ROMANIA COVERS ASSORTMENT, 1930s/70s. over 60 covers/cards incl registered, commemoratives franking, commercial, WW II censors, express, airmail, etc., usual mixed condition, Fine selection
    Start Price : 150 USD
    Current Opening : 150 USD
    Hammer price : 150 USD

    Lot# : 3862 RUANDA-URUNDI

    RUANDA URUNDI and BURUNDI COLLECTION. 100s stamps and S/S in an Yvert album starting with the 1916 «Occupation Belge» bi-lingual overprints, the «A.O.» Red Cross surcharges to 10fr on 10fr, surcharges on occupation ovpts, the Ruanda-Urundi overprints complete for 1924 to 1930, through to better later sets including 1953 flowers complete, Burundi 1962 surcharges on flowers and wild animals complete, 1967 Fish and 1968 Butterflies complete, etc., also postage dues from 1919 onwards including 1943 perf 12½ set NH, generally fresh and F-VFrn
    Start Price : 250 USD
    Current Opening : 250 USD
    Hammer price : 250 USD

    Lot# : 3863 RUSSIA AND RELATED AREAS

    RUSSIA and RELATED AREAS COLLECTION. Russia to 1980s on well-filled Minkus pages including foreign offices with some additional balances for Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine, many 100s of mostly used with some cancel interest in classic period, strong in the popular 1930s/50s period noting 546-50 used, C53-67 used, 1960s/80s topicals, Offices in China 68 used, 70 NH, etc., usual mixed condition, VG-VF, view to appreciate.
    Start Price : 350 USD
    Current Opening : 350 USD
    Hammer price : 350 USD

    Lot# : 3864 RUSSIA

    SUBSTANTIAL RUSSIA COLLECTION. 1850s1970s. 1000s of mint and used in a well-filled Scott specialty album with occasional covers and postal stationery mixed in, highlights include early Tsarist issues to 30k perf 14½ and perf 12½ incl. 1864 1k mint, 1913 Portraits mint, Army of the Northwest mint plus the 3r and 5r trial printings with red ovpts both NH and signed, the 1922 surcharges including the 10,000r on 40r black with surcharge double (NH, small natural gum skips, signed; #195d), the 1920s Workers types incl. 1925/27 5r top value in block of four iwith vertical pairs imperf betweeen (signed), followed by the 1927 8k surcharges on postage dues with inverted on watermarked 10k blue and 14k brown mint (both signed; #364a, #365a) and scarce unwatermarked 1k red, 3k blue and 14k brown all NH; leading on to better 1930s issues incl. Mendeleev NH, Spartacist Games complete used and mint (regum or NH), etc. extensive back of the book with semi-postals, airposts, Wenden, Post Offices in China incl. postal stationery, Post Offices in the Ottoman Empire from the 1863 #1 through steamship local ovpts, many Wrangel ovpts, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Batum, Georgia, Ukraine tridents, Czech legion post, Siberia, Mongolia, usual mixed condition with some dubious as usual, mostly F-VF, a highly recommended viewing, allow plenty of time.rn
    Start Price : 4,000 USD
    Current Opening : 4,000 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3865 RUSSIA

    RUSSIA POSTAL HISTORY HOARD. accumulation of over 300 Russian covers mostly dating from Imperial Russian to 1945 with a great variety of cancellations and stamps, occasional Baltic States noticed, perhaps more especially the early postage dues which are plentiful, as well as the early propaganda, multiples, revenue postal usage, etc, well worth spending time on, cover for cover, many of these covers could retail $25-$50, nice lot waiting for a specialist to put in order.
    Start Price : 1,500 USD
    Current Opening : 1,500 USD
    Hammer price : 1,500 USD

    Lot# : 3866 RUSSIA

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    RUSSIA IN THREE VOLUMES 1858/1970. attractive mint and used collection in three well-filled Schaubeck albums, good selection of 19th Century, also Scott #177-86, 524-8, 536-9, 1080-2, 1261-83, 1289-94, 1327a, C10-13, C15-19, C75a and more, F-VF, substantial catalog value
    Start Price : 750 USD
    Current Opening : 750 USD
    Hammer price : 800 USD

    Lot# : 3867 RUSSIA

    RUSSIA ASSORTMENT. 3 stock books and a stack of counter pages representing the balance of a large Russian holding, a work in progress accumulation with considerable merit, especially for the Tsarist era for varieties and postmark studies; there are 1000s of stamps here pre-1917 including high value multiples, as well as dozens of 19th and early 20th century covers, some well researched, some not. An outstanding opportunity to work and break down for several dozens of potential individual lots.rn
    Start Price : 600 USD
    Current Opening : 600 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3868 RUSSIA

    1863/1941 COVERS ASSORTMENT. 21 covers or cards plus a few pieces of mint postal stationery, note 1909 registered cover Riga to USA (open three sides); 1917 "Vladivostok 154 Khabarovsk" railway cancel, 1920 with Georgia franking, 1925 registered post card, 1928/29 postcards from Bank for Foreign Trade with revenues affixed (4), etc., very mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 350 USD
    Current Opening : 350 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3869 RUSSIA

    RUSSIA 19th/ EARLY 20th CENTURY ISSUES COLLECTION. approx 180 stamps on quadrille pages and incl useful Arms issues, assorted "Soviet precursors" of the 1910s with some "back of the book" incl some Army of the North, foreign offices, etc., usual mixed condition, VG-VF, view to appreciate
    Start Price : 150 USD
    Current Opening : 150 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3870 RUSSIA

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    MODERN RUSSIA IN TWO VOLUMES. mostly mint NH complete sets in mounts in two Scott albums, also a couple stockbooks, F-VF, worth review
    Start Price : 100 USD
    Current Opening : 100 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3871 RUSSIA

    RUSSIA COVERS and POSTAL STATIONERY. 1950's correspondence of 80 covers and postal stationery, most uprated and registered to the U.S., many of the covers originated in the towns of Edintsy, Khotin, Kolomiya or Tchernovtsy in Bessarabia (presently Moldova), and sent by surving Jews from these towns (most of which were sent to death camps during the holocaust during WW II); all sent to Jewish relatives in New York or New Jersey, F-VF
    Start Price : 100 USD
    Current Opening : 100 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3872 RUSSIA

    RUSSIA PROPAGANDA POSTCARDS GROUP. 50 different mostly WW II era cards, usual mixed condition but a Fine group
    Start Price : 100 USD
    Current Opening : 100 USD
    Hammer price : 140 USD

    Lot# : 3873 RUSSIA

    RUSSIA "1992 NEW REPUBLICS" COVERS and POSTAL STATIONERY. group of 30 covers and uprated postal stationery with local provisional and overprinted stamps, several mixed franking on obsolete USSR envelopes, and revenues used for postage. interesting group featuring some tete-beche and imperf stamps, used internally and to the U.S.; also eight additional covers from the Security Research Institute, Novoalexandrovsk, Sakalin Island, F-VF
    Start Price : 80 USD
    Current Opening : 80 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3874 RUSSIAN TERRITORIES, REPUBLICS AND OCCUPIED AREAS - Armenia

    MINT STOCK OF ARMENIA IN STOCKBOOK Small stockbook of several dozen different stamps issued between 1920 and 1922 in quantities up to about fifteen each. The stock begins with Scott# 278 and continues up to # 387. All are sorted by Scott number into small selection cards, though several cards hold both perforated and imperforate examples of that stamp. Nearly everything is fresh and mint never hinged, including stamps cataloging up to $60 each. Owners catalog value $5177.

    Start Price : 1,250 USD
    Current Opening : 1,250 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3875 RUSSIAN TERRITORIES, REPUBLICS AND OCCUPIED AREAS - Armenia

    ARMENIA 1921-22 ISSUES HOLDING. great holding of the 1921-22 issues in complete sheets, without surcharges, many 1000s recently discovered in a dealers backroom.
    Start Price : 1,000 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000 USD
    Hammer price : 1,000 USD

    Lot# : 3876 RUSSIAN TERRITORIES, REPUBLICS AND OCCUPIED AREAS - Ukraine

    CARPATHO-UKRAINE SPECIALIZED STUDY 1945 OCCUPATION ISSUE Several album pages display a collection of the June 1945 Occupation issue in singles, blocks, varieties, and plate strips of twenty. The collection starts with a complete mint set of Michel #81-86, followed by a set of blocks The next several pages display the varieties which include pairs imperf between and double perforations of several values plus the plate strips of several values. Generally, never hinged, Fine-VF. Owners Michel catalog value Euros 5900.
    Start Price : 1,000 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000 USD
    Hammer price : unsold

    Lot# : 3877 SAAR

    SAAR SPECIALIZED COLLECTION of predominantly NH singles and blocks through 1920s issues in mounts on homemade pages in 2 albums, starts with various surcharge and shade varieties on the 1920 Ludwig issue, similar for 1920 "Saargebiet" ovpts incl surcharge shifts and offsets, 1921 Pictorials (note 25m NH) with shades, print varieties, tete-beche, imperf trial colors, 1921 Surcharges (note a 3fr block with three stamps NH), shades, surcharge varieties, tete-beche, 1922-23 Pictorials imperfs, shades, similar for the 1927/32 Pictorials incl multiples, etc., generally fresh and F-VF, for the true Saar specialist and perfect for continuation
    Start Price : 400 USD
    Current Opening : 400 USD
    Hammer price : 500 USD

    Lot# : 3878 SAAR

    SAAR COLLECTION, 1947/59. highly complete and mostly mint on Lighthouse hingeless pages, includes (mint unless otherwise noted), 289-308 used (45fr mint), B64a NH, C12, CB1 NH, CB1a, etc., generally fresh and F-VF
    Start Price : 120 USD
    Current Opening : 120 USD
    Hammer price : 150 USD

    Lot# : 3879 SAN MARINO

    SAN MARINO COLLECTION COLLECTION to 1960s. 100s of mint and used mostly on Minkus pages highlighted by 133 NH, 292-93 mint, 490 sheet of six NH, C76 NH, C80 NH, C90 NH and used, plus 1960s topicals, postage dues, etc., mostly F-VF
    Start Price : 150 USD
    Current Opening : 150 USD
    Hammer price : 150 USD