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Sale 121

Orco-Expo Auction, Fullerton, CA

January 10-12, 2020



 
 

The Hotel Fullerton
1500 Raymond Ave., Fullerton, CA 92831
(714) 635-9000
Cell Phone: (360) 271-9026 (during preview hours only)

Auction - Catalina Room
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 3:00 p.m. - Coins, Currency, British Commonwealth & Foreign Singles, Autographs, 19th Century U.S. Singles, Lots 1 - 836
Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. - 20th Century U.S. & Back-of-the- Book Singles, Possessions, U.S. Collections, Postcards, and Ephemera, Lots 837 - 1480
Sunday, January 12, 2020 - 9:00 a.m. - Worldwide Collection, Lots 1481 - 2340

Preview - Crystal Room
Thursday, January 9, 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday, January 10, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 11, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, January 12, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
 

The Worldwide auction of 2340 lots will be held in 3 sessions.

The 1st session of 836 lots on Friday, January 10th at 3:00 pm will contain Coins & Currency, Foreign and British singles, Autographs, and U.S. 19th Century singles. The session will be highlighted by better China; the "Winnipeg" Collection of Japan & related (200+ lots) including an extensive intact 1904-05 Russo-Japanese War cover collection Est. $6000-8000; a Karl Lewis cover selection; and Falkland Islands. Individual highlights will include Virgin Islands 1861 "Paid At Tortola" Cover, SG#CC5, Cat. $22,000 (extremely rare); and Newfoundland 1919 3¢ mint "Hawker" #C1, Cat. $25,000. The U.S. 19th Century will be highlighted by 1861 12¢ Essay, #69-E6e Cat. $90,000; 1847 5¢ Cover used to Hungary; 1869 15¢ Type I used, #118, Grade 98, SMQ $12,000; 1851 1¢, Type I (pos. #7R1E) on Cover, #5, Cat. $110,000; Trans-Mississippi 8¢ Pair, Imperforate Horizontally, #289a, Cat. $27,500, and other rarities.

The 2nd session of 644 lots on Saturday, January 11th at 3:30 pm will contain U.S. single lots of the 20th Century, Back-of-the-Book, Possessions, U.S. Colllections; Postcards; and Ephemera. The session will be highlighted by 1901 Pan-American 1¢ Inverted Overprint used #294a, Cat. $25,000; and 1930 Zeppelin set on F.D.C., Cat. $10,000. The session will continue with 265 U.S. collections featuring a high-end mostly certified stock, estimate $20,000-$30,000, followed by Postcards and Ephemera lots.

The 3rd session on Sunday, January 12th at 9:00 a.m. will consist of 860 Worldwide collection lots. The session will be highlighted by strong country and regional collections. It will feature a Korea "Presentation Sheets" collection, Est. $8000-10,000; intact British Empire collection, Est. $40,000-50,000; intact British Caribbean mint collection, Est. $20,000-25,000; 50 China collections; Egypt Exhibit collection lots; France & Colonies, Germany, Japan collections; and a Worldwide mint better stock, Est. $10,000-12,000. The auction will conclude with Topical collections; a Postal History section, and literature.

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    PDFs of the entire sale are available

    Session 1 26 pages 3.0 megabytes
    Session 2 51 pages 2.2 megabytes
    Session 3 40 pages 0.576 megabytes


    Our next auction will be in the fall. Please contact us if you would like to include some or all of your philatelic material in the auction.


    Also we have an extensive library of U.S. and Worldwide literature for direct sale. Contact us in February if you are looking for specific items for your library.



         
        Session 1: Currency, Foreign & British Singles, Autographs, 19th Century U.S. Singles
        Hotel Fullerton, Friday, January 10th, 3:00 p.m.
         
     
        Coins and Currency
    Lots 1-8   Coins & Medallions
    Lots 9-26   Currency
     
        Foreign Individual Lots
    Lots 27-42   Argentina through Castellorizo
    Lots 43-96   China
    Lots 97-101   Cuba through Finland
    Lots 102-110   France and French Congo
    Lots 111-130   Germany through Italy
    Lots 131-166   Japan: Karl Lewis Covers
    Lots 167-266   Japan: Regular Issues and Commemoratives
    Lots 267-282   Japan: Airmails and Flights
    Lots 283-299   Japan: Offices, Revenues and Ephemera
    Lots 300-319   Japan: Collections & Various
    Lots 320-349   Korea through Western Ukraine
     
        Commonwealth Individual Lots
    Lots 350-366   Great Britain
    Lots 367-379   Aden through Brunei
    Lots 380-388   Canadian Provinces
    Lots 389-402   Canada
    Lots 403-406   Cyprus and Egypt
    Lots 407-427   Falkland Islands
    Lots 428-436   Hong Kong
    Lots 437-457   India through Tonga
     
        Autographs
    Lots 458-475   United States Autographs
    Lots 476-479   Foreign Autographs
    Lots 480-489   Express and State Postal History
    Lots 490-495   Postmasters' Provisionals
    Lots 496-531   1847 and 1875 Reproduction Issues
    Lots 532-558   1851-57 Imperforate Issue
    Lots 559-610   1857-61 Perforate 15½ to 1861 First Design Issues
    Lots 611-634   1861-62 to 1861-66 Issues
    Lots 635-653   1867 Grilled and 1875 Re-Issues
    Lots 654-686   1869 Pictorial Issue
    Lots 687-701   1875 Re-Issue of 1869 and 1881-82 1¢ Re-Issue
    Lots 702-715   1870-71 "H" and "I" Grills
    Lots 716-730   1870-71 Bank Note, Without Grill to 1875 Continental Bank Note Issues
    Lots 731-750   1879 American Bank Note to 1888 Issues
    Lots 751-755   1890-93 Small Bank Note Issue
    Lots 756-789   1893 Columbian Issue
    Lots 790-804   1894 First Bureau Issue
    Lots 805-822   1895 Watermark and 1897-1903 Watermark Issues
    Lots 823-836   1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue
         
         
        Session 2: 20th Century & Back-of-the-Book U.S. Singles, Possessions, U.S. Collections, Postcards, and Ephemera
        Hotel Fullerton, Saturday, January 11th, 3:30 p.m.
         
    Lots 837-841   1901 Pan-American Issue
    Lots 842-848   1902-03 Presidential Issue
    Lots 849-869   1906-08 Imperforate to 1908-09 Perforate 12 Issues
    Lots 870-879   1908-10 Perforate 12 Vertical Coil
    Lots 880-885   1909 Perforate 12 Horizontal Coil
    Lots 886-898   1909 Bluish Paper
    Lots 899-913   1909 Lincoln Commemoratives to 1910 Perforate 8½ Horizontally
    Lots 914-927   1910-13 Perforate 8½ Horizontal Coil to 1912 $1
    Lots 928-932   1913-15 Single-Line Watermark, Perforate 10
    Lots 933-944   1914 Perforate 10 Horizontal Coil and 1915 Perforate 10 Vertical Coil
    Lots 945-955   1914-16 Perforate 10 Horizontal Coil to 1915 2¢ Perforate 11
    Lots 956-962   1916-17 Perforate 10 to 1916-22 Perforate 10 Horizontal Coil
    Lots 963-987   1917-19 Perforate 11 to 1917 2¢ Perforate 11
    Lots 988-1005   1918 Bi-Color to 1920 $2 Bi-Color
    Lots 1006-1021   1922-25 Perforate 11 to 1926 1½¢ Harding
    Lots 1022-1027   1926-34 Perforate 11 by 10½ Issue
    Lots 1028-1041   1929 Kansas-Nebraska to 1942 5¢ Chinese Resistance
    Lots 1042-1057   World War II Covers to 2005 37¢ Chinese New Years, Die Cutting Omitted
    Lots 1058-1099   Airpost Issues and Flight Covers
    Lots 1100-1110   Special Delivery to Postage Dues
    Lots 1111-1119   Offices in China
    Lots 1120-1136   Officials and Official Seals
    Lots 1137-1150   Newspapers
    Lots 1151-1165   Parcel Post to Postal Stationery
    Lots 1166-1183   Revenues and Saving Stamps
    Lots 1184-1184   Confederacy
     
        U.S. Possessions
    Lots 1185-1193   Canal Zone
    Lots 1194-1200   Cuba and Guam
    Lots 1201-1209   Hawaii
    Lots 1210-1212   Philippines and Ryukyus
     
        U.S. Collections & Various
    Lots 1213-1309   General Collections
    Lots 1310-1334   Postage & Modern Collections
    Lots 1335-1358   Back-of-the-Book Collections
    Lots 1359-1374   Revenue Collections
    Lots 1375-1394   U.S. Possessions Collections and U.N.
    Lots 1395-1441   U.S. Cover Collections
    Lots 1442-1453   First Day and Cachet Makers
    Lots 1454-1468   Postcards
     
        Ephemera
    Lots 1469-1475   United States Ephemera
    Lots 1476-1480   Worldwide Ephemera
         
         
        Session 3: Worldwide Collections
        Hotel Fullerton, Sunday, January 12th, 9:00 a.m.
         
     
        British Country Collections
    Lots 1481-1502   Great Britain
    Lots 1503-1514   Aden through Australia
    Lots 1515-1556   Bahamas through Canada & Provinces
    Lots 1557-1588   Cayman Islands through Egypt
    Lots 1589-1600   Falkland Islands through Hong Kong
    Lots 1601-1616   India through Malta
    Lots 1617-1639   New Zealand through South Africa
    Lots 1640-1647   Sudan through Zanzibar
    Lots 1648-1712   Commonwealth General Collections
     
        Foreign Country Collections
    Lots 1713-1723   Aegean Islands through Austria
    Lots 1724-1736   Bangladesh through Cape Juby
    Lots 1737-1783   China
    Lots 1784-1803   Cuba through Ethiopia
    Lots 1804-1807   Fernando Poo and Finland
    Lots 1808-1857   France, French Colonies through F.S.A.T.
    Lots 1858-1909   Germany, Offices & Colonies
    Lots 1910-1919   Greece through Guatemala
    Lots 1920-1927   Hungary
    Lots 1928-1939   Iceland through Iraq
    Lots 1940-1945   Israel
    Lots 1946-1963   Italy & Colonies
    Lots 1964-1992   Japan
    Lots 1993-2006   Korea and Kosovo
    Lots 2007-2016   Liechtenstein and Luxembourg
    Lots 2017-2034   Macao through Nepal
    Lots 2035-2046   Netherlands & Colonies through Norway
    Lots 2047-2059   Panama through Portugal & Colonies
    Lots 2060-2071   Romania and Russia
    Lots 2072-2081   St. Pierre & Miquelon through Somalia
    Lots 2082-2089   Spain & Colonies
    Lots 2090-2100   Sweden and Switzerland
    Lots 2101-2111   Tannu Tuva, Thailand, and Timor
    Lots 2112-2118   Turkey and Uruguay
    Lots 2119-2128   Vatican City through Yugoslavia
    Lots 2129-2188   Foreign General Collections
     
        Worldwide Collections
    Lots 2189-2286   General Collections
    Lots 2287-2293   Topical Collections
    Lots 2294-2331   Cover Collections
    Lots 2332-2340   Literature
         


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