The Worldwide auction of 1635 lots will be held in 3 sessions.
The 1st session on Friday at 6:30 p.m. will contain 365 single lots of Aerospace, and Foreign & British Commonwealth singles. It will be highlighted by 1959 Rocket Regulas II cover (one of 12 flown), China with classics, American Bank Note Die Proofs, and P.R.C., Germany including South West Africa postal history, and Japan. Commonwealth will include Indian Feudatory States.
The 2nd session on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. containing 450 Autographs and U.S. singles will be highlighted by #318 mint pair with paste-up (PSE 1989) cert.; #386 coil line pair n.h. (PSE 2009) cert.; Confederates with Provisionals'. This will be followed by a Possessions section with better Hawaii, and Ryukyus.
The 3rd session on Sunday at 10.00 a.m. will consist of 800+ U.S. and Worldwide Collections. The U.S. "Collections & Various" of almost 200 lots begins with 8 lots estimate at $10,000 or more; "Postage and Modern Collections", grouping of "Back-of-the-Book" with a separate Revenue section; Possessions, 80 Postal History lots, Postcards and Ephemera. It will continue with 120 Commonwealth country and general collections with Great Britain; Canada & Provinces; and India & States. 380 Foreign and Worldwide collection lots feature China with a collection estimated at $30,000-$40,000; France with Colonies; Germany; and Japan. This is followed by Foreign general collections (one estimated at $20,000-$25,000, another at $18,000-$22,000). As always, the sale continues with Worldwide and Topical collections, and a Postal History section. The sale ends with Literature.
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3. See the results of your bidding after the auction
Postal Viewing is available.
WE ARE OFFICIAL AUCTIONEERS FOR THE SUMMER APS SHOW IN HARTFORD, CT. Please contact us if you would like to include some or all of your philatelic material at the largest show held annually in the U.S. We are also accepting COINS as we have already received a significant consignment for the sale.
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