Harmer-Schau Auctions

Sale 118

Orco-Expo Auction, Fullerton, CA

January 11-13, 2019


The Hotel Fullerton
1500 Raymond Dr., Fullerton, CA 92831
(714) 635-9000
Cell Phone: (707) 981-3454 (during preview hours only)

Auction - Catalina Room
Friday, January 11, 2019 - 6:30 p.m. - Coins, Foreign & British Singles, Autographs, Lots 1 - 286
Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 5:00 p.m. - U.S. Singles, Lots 287 - 892
Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. - U.S. Collections, Postcards, Ephemera, Worldwide Collections, Lots 893 - 1649

Preview - Crystal Room
Thursday, January 10, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday, January 11, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 12, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, January 13, 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

The Worldwide auction of 1649 lots will be held in 3 sessions.

The 1st session on Friday, January 11th at 6:30 pm will contain 286 lots of Coins, and Foreign and British singles. The session will be highlighted by better China, France, Germany, quality condition Canada, classic Ceylon, and New Zealand with "Chalon Heads".

The 2nd session on Saturday, January 12th at 5:00 pm will contain 620+ U.S. single lots beginning with Autographs and "State Postal History". The evening session will include considerable proofs & essays, and modern rare errors. It will be highlighted by mint #38 block of 4 with full o.g. (P.F. certs), #62B used Grade 85 (only 5 graded higher), 1875 Re-Issues, #141A "I Grill" 15¢ o.g. (PSE cert) probably one of two sound copies known, #185 used (PSE cert) Grade 100, #3557a Imperforate full pane, excellent Officials with proofs and Specimens including a unique #O58SDA 2c "Sepcimen" error in positional block of 4, and Revenues incl. Beer #REA169. The session will conclude with Confederates, and U.S. Possessions.

The 3rd session on Sunday, January 13th at 9:30 a.m. will consist of 750+ U.S. Collections, Postcards, Ephemera, and Worldwide collections. The session will start with 260 U.S. lots plus 11 postcard and 10 Ephemera collections. It will be followed by 100+ Commonwealth country (featuring Canada) and general collections, 200+ Foreign country collections including China, German Offices & Colonies, and Hungary with a "Cities & Provinces" selection. The sale will end with 150 Worldwide collection lots including mint and used stationery groupings, Topical collections and a Postal History section.

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    PDFs of the entire sale are available

    Session 1 26 pages 1.9 megabytes
    Session 2 51 pages 3.4 megabytes
    Session 3 40 pages 0.396 megabytes

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        Session 1: Coins, Foreign & British Singles
        Friday, January 11th, 2019, 6:30 p.m., The Hotel Fullerton, Catalina Room, Fullerton CA
        Coins & Currency Collections
    Lots 1-10   U.S. & Worldwide
        Foreign Individual Lots
    Lots 11-42   Aegean Islands to China
    Lots 43-53   Colombia to Fernando Poo
    Lots 54-77   France to French Morocco
    Lots 78-98   Germany
    Lots 99-111   Greenland to Italy
    Lots 112-125   Japan to Russia
    Lots 126-139   Spain to Vatican
        Commonwealth Individual Lots
    Lots 140-151   Great Britain
    Lots 152-165   Australia to Burma
    Lots 166-207   Canada & Provinces
    Lots 208-243   Cayman Islands to Malayan States
    Lots 244-274   New Zealand
    Lots 275-286   North Borneo to Zanzibar
        Session 2: Autographs and U.S. Singles
        Saturday, January 12th, 2018, 5:00 p.m., The Hotel Fullerton, Catalina Room, Fullerton CA
    Lots 287-294   U.S. Autographs
        United States
    Lots 295-300   State Postal History
        United States Singles
    Lots 301-321   Postmasters' Provisionals to 1875 Reproduction of the 1847 Issue
    Lots 322-358   1851-57 Imperforate Issue to 1861 First Design Issue
    Lots 359-415   1861-1862 Issue to 1869 Pictorial Issue
    Lots 416-444   1875 Re-issue of the 1869 Pictorial Issue to 1873 Without Grill Issue
    Lots 445-467   1879 American Bank Note Issue to 1890-1893 American Bank Note Issue
    Lots 468-505   1893 Columbian Issue to 1894 Unwatermarked Bureau Issue
    Lots 506-539   1895 Watermarked Bureau Issue to 1901 Pan-American Issue
    Lots 540-577   1902-1903 Presidential Issue to 1910 Perforate 8½ Horizontal Issue
    Lots 578-621   1913-1915 Panama-Pacific Issue to 1917-1919 Perforate 11 Issue
    Lots 622-688   1918 Bi-Color Issue to 2018 Forever Dragon
    Lots 689-734   Airmail Issues
    Lots 735-764   Special Delivery to Offices in China
    Lots 765-796   Officials and Postal Seals
    Lots 797-829   Newspaper Stamps to Postal Cards
    Lots 830-845   Revenues - First Issue to Stock Transfers
    Lots 846-854   Revenues - Beers to Marihuana Tax
    Lots 855-866   Revenues - Federal Hunting Permit to Christmas Seals
    Lots 867-874   Confederate States of America
    Lots 875-892   U.S. Possessions
        Session 3: U.S. Collections, Postcards, Ephemera, Worldwide Collections
        Sunday, January 13th, 2019, 9:30 a.m., The Hotel Fullerton, Catalina Room, Fullerton CA
        U.S. Collections & Various
    Lots 893-1007   U.S. Collections
    Lots 1008-1035   Postage & Modern Collections
    Lots 1036-1063   Back-of-the-Book Collections
    Lots 1064-1088   Revenue Collections
    Lots 1089-1102   U.S. Possessions Collections
        U.S. Postal History Collections
    Lots 1103-1145   U.S. Postal History Collections
    Lots 1146-1165   First Day and Cachet Makers
    Lots 1166-1176   United States and Worldwide
    Lots 1177-1186   United States and Pitcairn Islands
        British Country Collections
    Lots 1187-1194   Great Britain
    Lots 1195-1233   Australia & States to Canada & Provinces
    Lots 1234-1260   Ceylon to Togo
        Commonwealth Collections
    Lots 1261-1294   Commonwealth Collections
        Foreign Country Collections
    Lots 1295-1307   Austria to Brazil
    Lots 1308-1330   China
    Lots 1331-1338   Curaçao to Fiume
    Lots 1339-1353   France and French Polynesia
    Lots 1354-1397   Germany and Offices & Colonies
    Lots 1398-1421   Greece to Hungarian Cities & Provinces
    Lots 1422-1447   Iceland to Japan
    Lots 1448-1465   Korea to Paraguay
    Lots 1466-1477   Poland to Romania
    Lots 1478-1500   Russia to Yugoslavia
        Foreign General Collections
    Lots 1501-1532   Foreign Collections
        Worldwide & Topical Collections
    Lots 1533-1602   Worldwide Collections
    Lots 1603-1606   Topical Collections
        Worldwide Postal History
    Lots 1607-1646   Worldwide Postal History
        Philatelic Literature & Supplies
    Lots 1647-1649   Literature and Supplies

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