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Worldwide & Topical Collections
 
 
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Lot 1533

Worldwide Collections, Valuable Mint Dealer's Stock, thousands of mainly 20th Century complete mint sets mostly n.h. with nice representation of Western Europe, British, Scandinavia, Asian countries, etc. with most value in items cat. from $50 to several hundred dollars, very clean and quality lot (no faulty classics) with many useful items, generally fine to very fine or better throughout having substantial total cat. value - please inspect, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $10,000-12,000.
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Realized
$17,250
Lot 1534
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Worldwide Collections, Large Worldwide Mint and Used Dealer Stock, 13 oversized boxes containing 71 tubs of #104 dealer cards,15 dealer books and 10 binders all identified and priced, some countries to recent period, this an A to Z holding containing Commonwealth, Europe, Asia, Africa, French Colonies, Latin America, 19th Century U.S., etc., some of the classic material mixed condition, some countries with 19th Century, owner figures show Scott 2011, cat. values .50¢ to $100 plus, average $3.50+, total $400k+, number of items 30,000, total items 50,000+, inspection is highly recommended, mostly Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $10,000-15,000.
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$9,200
Lot 1535
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Worldwide Collections, Intermediate Level Collection, in mounts on very clean printed pages, more used than mint, end dates vary widely by country, latest is 2001 with considerable n.h., sets and singles, most value in 20th Century, few souvenir sheets, better countries incl. Ascension, Austria incl #427 and 431 o.g. (A.P.S. certs.), Gambia, Gibraltar, Gold Coast, Italy (States separate lot) incl. a few covers, Somalia, Switzerland incl. used 5 (small thin), 89, 93 and 304 (A.P.S. certs), Vatican virtually complete to 1990 incl. C17 (35-40 separate lot), noted many Silver Jubilee and Silver Wedding sets, U.S., Leewards, Germany, and France separate lots, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $6,000-8,000.
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Realized
$14,375
Lot 1536
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Worldwide Collections, Diverse Accumulation, in stockbook, noted Belgium #B458a (2), Italy #2447 value omitted (Sassone 2370Aa) (20), Michel Feldpost 5 block of 12 (no gum, 2015 Calves cert.), Switzerland 10 (2015 Calves cert.), group of Portuguese souvenir sheets, large group of French "sans valuer" test stamps, other interesting items, some suspect, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $2,700-3,000.
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Lot 1537
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Lot 1538
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Worldwide Collections, 1841 to 1897 Mint and Used Collection, mint and used housed in 19th Century International Postage Stamp album, most countries represented, incl. U.S. with back-of-the-book, G.B., France etc., an oldtime useful collection, worth a look, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $10,200 (Owner's).
Estimate $3,000-4,000.
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Realized
$2,990
Lot 1539
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Worldwide Collections, Mint and Used Airpost Collection, oldtime collection with nice selection of issues from about 1930 to mid 1940, mounted on linen album pages, unfortunately a few show evidence of tape stains, highlights incl. Bolivia #C22; Canada C1b l.h.; Colombia C163; Dominican Republic C86A in folder; Egypt 172-76, C3-4; Honduras C181-86; Hungary C24-25, CB1-2; Israel C1-6 FDCs; Italy C20-25, C34, C48-49 strips, C89-94; San Marino C11-16 each used on piece; Vatican all used C16-17, C18 block of 4, C19, C21, C22, C23, C24; Mexico C1, C178, C179; Liechtenstein C6-8, 15-16; Newfoundland C9-11; New Guinea C44 used, C59 n.h. corner copy; Panama C88-95 used; South West Africa C1-2 blocks of 4, Uruguay C7 used on piece; Venezuela C189-97 mint and used sets, overall Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $2,000-2,500.
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Realized
$1,955
Lot 1540
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Worldwide Collections, World, Individual Countries and Areas Collections, dozens ranging from modest to quite extensive, filling 12 banker boxes, incl. Scott International with better items like Japan mint 198-201 (cat. $150), 3 vol. Germany mostly used, Scott International with better Canada Jubilees, Admirals, etc., 6 vol. Worldwide collection with some better China, Scott vol. 3 Brown (1920-29) which incl. better Iceland (Zepp set), Netherlands & Cols., Canada & Provinces, Monaco collection of 106 trial color proofs of Princes Grace and imperf pairs of Prince Ranier, a nice run of n.h. Portugal 1980-2013, four large stockbooks of Indonesia, 1950s-1990s, mostly n.h., very fat Ambassador album which fans out from stamps covering every page, a series of 21 large binders covering the world, especially Belgium, Monaco, Portugal and Spain, and many other collections plus a box filled with hundreds of mint and used sets and singles, souvenir sheets, etc., Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $2,000-2,500.
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Realized
$3,220
Lot 1541
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Worldwide Collections, 19th Century to 2016 Collection, mint and used housed in 45 sparsely filled Scott International albums in 12 cartons, books 1 and 2 more strongly filled, a selection from most countries represented, noted German Colonies, Canada mint well filled to the 2000's, some China and P.R.C., G.B. #1, nice Sweden, maybe a few surprises to be found, inspect, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $2,200-2,500.
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Realized
$2,530
Lot 1542
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Worldwide Collections, Lifelong Collection in 45 Harris Albums, all identified by Scott number, wide range of mint and used sets and singles, most mint in clear mounts, majority n.h., highlight is strong mint Canada, incl. Jubilees #51//58, Admirals virtually complete, incl. coils, appears solid to QEII to 1980s, plus good representation of Andorra, Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Portugal and Russia, also two binders of "For The Record" stamps, Fine to Very Fine overall.
Estimate $2,000-2,500.
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Realized
$2,415
Lot 1543
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Worldwide Collections, Multi Mint and Used Collections, two volume, fairly full Minkus Master Global albums to 1953, one brown International album, 1928 to 1934 and mostly 19th Century Yvert album pages with good German and Italian States, noted China in the Minkus album, inspection recommended, mostly Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $9,000+ (Owner's).
Estimate $1,600-1,800.
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$1,265
Lot 1544
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Worldwide Collections, Lifetime Collection, many thousands on handmade pages in 53 binders, 1850's to 1975, majority used with scattering of modern mint sets, better areas incl. Canada, Commonwealth, Eastern Europe, Latin America and few Asia, singles with cat. to about $100, Fine.
Estimate $1,500-2,000.
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Realized
$1,380
Lot 1545

Worldwide Collections, Select Group of Better Items, incl. 1840, multicolor surface printed "engine-turned" design, elaborate design in four different color combinations on white wove paper, each an overall 255 x 122 mm, pencil-numbered 1-4, 1967, 80a Independence Day, watercolor sketch by designer M. Shamir (Scott 344 var.), similar to final design and issued colors but in a 40a denomination instead of 80a; on 170 x 130 mm card with issued 80a stamp affixed below; signed on reverse "With compliments, M. Shamir", U.N. #38 hand painted artist proof #38 (1 of 11 issued), Belgium, Germany souvenir sheets, Somali Coast Die proof, Canada #1356a photographic essay, #1356b booklet pane essay (ex Ashton Potter files), Germany Worldwide Polar Bear Michel Block#1 n.h. (2), better Germany and Saar sheets, Czechoslovakia music sheets, etc, very interesting diverse group, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $1,500-2,000.
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Realized
$2,645
Lot 1546
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Worldwide Collections, Africa 1897 to 1967 Mint and Used Collection, housed in five Scott Specialty albums, incl. useful British and French Colonies along with Independent, fairly well filled, mostly Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $4,500+ (Owner's).
Estimate $1,500-2,000.
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$1,093
Lot 1547
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Worldwide Collections, Large Accumulation, many thousands in about 100 albums or stockbooks, mostly used with scattering of o.g., various Worldwide albums incl. Scott Internationals and some country collections incl. some interesting Japan, Canada, Mexico, Ireland, few Revenues, generally Fine.
Estimate $1,200-1,500.
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Realized
$2,760
Lot 1548
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Worldwide Collections, Massive Accumulation of Used, gathered for over a half-Century from wide range of sources, especially educational institutions, has a gross weight of 731 lbs., virtually all off-paper, filling 25 large apple boxes, substantial amount identified by Scott number, others only by design number, thus the possibility of finding scarce varieties, absolutely unpicked, with adhesives dating from 1850 to quite modern, quantities range from a few to upwards of hundred or more, perfect for packet maker, flyspecker or variety aficionado, covers a host of countries, strength in British Empire, Europe, Asian area and Latin America, housed mostly in envelopes, glassines and stockbooks, examine. Gathered over a lifetime by a Bay area collector.
Estimate $1,500-2,000.
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$2,185
Lot 1549
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Worldwide Collections, 12 Volume Scott International, thousands with pages to 1975, majority used with a scattering of o.g. sets, lots of stamps but nothing expensive, Fine.
Estimate $1,200-1,500.
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$1,093
Lot 1550
 
Worldwide Collections, Souvenir Sheet Retail Stock, n.h., incl. min sheets 1960's-2000's, strips incl. St. Pierre, clean, retail $5,600.
Estimate $1,000-1,400.
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Realized
$920
Lot 1551
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Worldwide Collections, European Collections, Austria o.g. or n.h. nearly complete 1922 to 1968, Cyprus in hingeless Lighthouse album, o.g or used to about 1962 with pre-1935 sparse, then n.h. to 1987, Berlin in hingeless Davo album, mixed o.g. or n.h. or used to about 1958, then n.h. to 1984, Ireland in "An Post" album and stockbook, pre-1981 spotty, then n.h. to 1993, Switzerland n.h. 1980's to early 2000's in stockbook and glassines, 943SF face, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $1,000-1,500.
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Realized
$1,093
Lot 1552
 
Worldwide Collections, 43 Better Sets and Singles, n.h., plus a few used, almost no dupl., better sets incl. Cuba #340-354, C24-29, E10-11, Denmark C1-5, Falklands 1L19-33, Hatay 12-24, Japan 480-97, Portugal 605-14, 650-57, Russia 546-50, 559-68, Vatican Q1-15 and many others, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $5,265.
Estimate $800-1,000.
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Realized
$978
Lot 1553
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Worldwide Collections, Diverse Group of Mint and Used, over 100 items primarily 19th Century from Europe, plus Malaysia and Philippines (1940's), generally Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $600-800.
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$690
Lot 1554
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Worldwide Collections, Mint and Used 3 Box Accumulation, three volume Minkus Master Global albums to 1963, plus a variety of U.S., New Zealand, modern used G.B. and Commonwealth, binder Italian and Foreign commercial covers, oldtime European circuit books (18), Japan, etc., a wide and diverse group as received, mostly Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $800-1,000.
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Realized
$805
Lot 1555
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Worldwide Collections, 19th & 20th Century Mostly European Accumulation, 2 cartons, intact as received, mint and used, incl. album of Commonwealth, 3 Schaubek albums with Portugal, Danzig, Saar, Netherlands (with classics) and Norway (reasonably complete), some early China, France and Scott blue International, plus glassines and old dealer cards from various other countries, a handful of covers, postal cards and postcards as well, noted a few better items contained, a bit messy but should yield good potential, mostly Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $750-1,000.
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Realized
$1,035
Lot 1556
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Worldwide Collections, Collection on Handmade Pages, thousands in 37 albums, majority used with some mint sets and souvenir sheets, better areas incl. Bhutan, Scandinavia, Latin America and some Asia, generally Fine.
Estimate $750-1,000.
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$661
Lot 1557
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Worldwide Collections, Accumulation of Albums and Stockbooks, large lot of various albums and stockbooks with mint and used in 6 banker boxes, tens of thousands, nothing rare, Fine overall.
Estimate $750-1,000.
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$776
Lot 1558
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Worldwide Collections, Accumulation of Collections, mostly used in 10 bankers boxes, various country collections in albums and on pages, incl. Germany Switzerland, Canada, India, Brazil, Scandinavia and Eastern Europe, 11 Scott International albums, misc. other albums and stockbooks incl. some topicals, condition varies.
Estimate $750-1,000.
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$1,093
Lot 1559
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Worldwide Collections, Dealer's Caboose, composed of collections from which he took out selected items for working stock and put the rest away for another day, housed in four banker boxes, still lots of nice stuff, such as two vol. Scott International album, A to Z, with some good China, Germany and Ryukyu, three vol. Australia with a few States and a general run of mostly used, early to modern Canada album mint and used, two vols. of Austria, plus albums of Latin America, Yugoslavia, greater Germany, Poland, Minkus Supreme Global with selected countries, A-Z, and five volumes of Romania, earliest to 2008, Fine to Very Fine overall.
Estimate $750-1,000.
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Realized
$978
Lot 1560
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Worldwide Collections, 1860 to 1940 Mint and Used "I to Z" Collection, housed in two Scott International albums, some good depth to the material, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $2,900+ (Owner's).
Estimate $800-1,000.
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Realized
$719
Lot 1561
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Worldwide Collections, Accumulation of Collections, mostly used, 14 albums on homemade pages incl. a few better France, Italy, and German area, 8 Scott International volumes, old Scott Commonwealth album incl. some better 19th Century G.B. and Australian States, various additional albums, plus on paper in envelopes, condition varies.
Estimate $700-900.
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$719
Lot 1562
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Worldwide Collections, Various Mint and Used Albums, incl. used Commonwealth album with Hong Kong 1891 Jubilee, also scattered 1935 Jubilees, Dansco albums mint or used, Swiss mint and used stockbook, loose incl. scattered covers incl. Greece FD's, used in old coin envs., Fine to Very Fine overall.
Estimate $600-800.
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Realized
$748
Lot 1563
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Worldwide Collections, Mint and Used Accumulation, housed in glassines, identified, mostly mint, some dupl., a useful group, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $16,000+ (Owner's).
Estimate $600-800.
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Realized
$604
Lot 1564
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Worldwide Collections, Varied Lot of Collections, in three banker boxes, Scott International for Independent Countries of Africa with nice run of mint and used sets and singles, Comprehensive album and Scott International album of scattered Worldwide, ditto two Harris Standard albums, one A to Z and other A to J, Israel collection of mostly tabs plus a page of forerunners, plus miscellaneous, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $500-750.
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Realized
$633
Lot 1565
 
Worldwide Collections, Asia Modern Miniature Sheet Stock, n.h., over 100 with slight dupl, 1970's-2000, all repriced and identified, mostly Commonwealth incl. Hong Kong, Singapore, Philippines, clean, retail $2317.
Estimate $450-550.
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Lot 1566
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Worldwide Collections, Huge Worldwide Lot, intact as received, 8 bankers boxes with mint and used on pages, envelopes, #102 cards binders etc., a potpourri of Worldwide material mostly 20th Century era, inspection is a must to appreciate the potential, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $500-750.
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Realized
$1,035
Lot 1567
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Worldwide Collections, Accumulation of Mint and Used Collections, housed in 24 various albums as received, a bit of everything incl. from 19th to 20th Century, worth a look, mostly Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $500-700.
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$460
Lot 1568
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Worldwide Collections, Asia Accumulation, mostly mint in 4 stockbooks and loose to 1990's, majority QEII and later but some classics, incl. sheetlets, incl. Hong Kong, Malaya & States, mint North Korea and mint and used Korea, Ryukyu, Laos, Cambodia, and Viet Nam, India & States mostly used, few Japan stationery mihons, and also scattered Germany and DDR, inspect, Fine to Very Fine overall.
Estimate $400-600.
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$460
Lot 1569
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Worldwide Collections, Estate Accumulation, in 3 banker boxes, incl. 4 volume blue Internationals somewhat filled, used dupl. Sweden, slightly better in small stockbooks incl. Asia, etc., Fine to Very Fine overall.
Estimate $400-600.
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$518
Lot 1570
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Worldwide Collections, Mint Stationery Stock, backup group of hundreds in full banker box, many countries and starting in late 19th Century (considerable portion) to mid 20th Century, spot check incl. Germany incl. some unaddressed with commem. cancels, Aerogrammes, India with some dupl., Latin America, very eclectic, inspect, clean. Never got put into stock, Ex. Friedman "Cover Corner" Stock.
Estimate $400-600.
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$978
Lot 1571
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Worldwide Collections, Consignment Balance, album of mint and used Belgian Congo and Burundi, album of mint early Airmails, small group of Somali proofs, album of o.g. Europa to 1976, album of about 70 n.h. Disney sets, group of modern fakes, 2 volume Perkins Bacon Records, condition varies.
Estimate $400-600.
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$311
Lot 1572
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Worldwide Collections, Scott Brown Internationals, 19th Century (binder damaged), 20th Century in 4 volumes (1929-1934 binder damaged), thousands of stamps majority used incl. some better U.S., France and British Area, mostly Fine or better.
Estimate $400-500.
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$690
Lot 1573
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Worldwide Collections, Estate Balance, mostly used, 4 Harris albums and Statesmen album 1840 to 1980s, with scattering of better 19th Century, used U.S. Collection with scattering of better 19th Century, few mint Foreign souvenir sheets, plus U.S. FDCs, condition varies.
Estimate $400-500.
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$311
Lot 1574
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Worldwide Collections, Dealer Mint and Used Accumulation, carton containing German collection, over 500 #102 cards of Commonwealth, two stockbooks of C.O.G.H. and South Africa, plus a box of various Worldwide material, inspection should prove rewarding, mostly Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $350-450.
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$403
Lot 1575
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Worldwide Collections, Switzerland and Worldwide Mint and Used Accumulation, mint and used, Switzerland, 1855 to 1965 housed in a binder containing a selection mostly used from 19th & 20th Century, incl. Semi-Postals, Airs, League of Nations, Int. Labor Bureau, etc., light dupl. found, clean and useful group, plus three Worldwide albums (Schaubek, Coronet and Meteor), wide assortment of countries, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $400-600.
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$276
Lot 1576
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Worldwide Collections, Balance of Mint and Used Collection, two cartons as received, one carton with homemade albums from various countries, noted Europe, Greece, Turkey, Poland, France Albania etc., rest a mixture of foreign approval books and some U.S. mint, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $400-500.
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$311
Lot 1577
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Worldwide Collections, Huge 20th Century Used Stock, many thousands neatly mounted on manila stockpages and housed in binders in 18 boxes, mostly mid to later 20th Century with some earlies, incl. Europe, Asia, Commonwealth, Africa and Latin America, many thousands with dupl., worth a look, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $500-750.
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$230
Lot 1578
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Worldwide Collections, Two Carton Accumulation, tens of thousands in two large boxes, mint and used, on pages and in envelopes, nothing rare noted, but much not fully searched, with much useful and a great sort., generally Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $350-450.
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$460
Lot 1579
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Worldwide Collections, Estate Balance, many thousands in envelopes and loose, mostly used incl. c.t.o. sheets, plus small group of n.h. new issues, disorganized, mostly Fine or better.
Estimate $350-400.
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$345
Lot 1580
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Worldwide Collections, Estate Accumulation, mostly used on pages, stockpages, few stockbooks, in glassines, incl. Venezuela, common used sorted in country packets, etc., Fine overall.
Estimate $300-400.
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$253
Lot 1581
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Worldwide Collections, Mint Stocks and "New Issues", n.h. to o.g., priced on cards, 1960's and later n.h. sets dupl., also Pitcairn Islands 1980 London souvenir sheet, #192, 500 in packets, face $700, n.h., clean, U.N., priced souvenir sheets, etc., overall Very Fine.
Estimate $300-400.
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$242
Lot 1582
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Worldwide Collections, Mint and Used Glassine Accumulation, interesting Worldwide group mostly 20th Century, comprising a bit of everything incl. France. early P.R.C., China, Commonwealth with booklets, Germany, Persia, inspection should prove to be rewarding, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $300-400.
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Realized
$345



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