Harmer-Schau Auctions

Sale 95

Portland Fall Sale

October 21, 2012


Sunday, October 21, 2012, 11:00 a.m,
Courtyard by Marriott, Columbia Ballroom
11550 N.E. Airport Way, Portland, OR
Phone: 503-252-3200 Fax: 503-252-8921
Cell Phone: 415-827-1924 (viewing hours only)

Auction Preview:
Saturday, October 20 - 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 21 - 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Office: Monday to Thursday, October 15-18 (Call for an appointment)

No fax/phone/email bids after 6:00 p.m. PST Saturday, October 20 at our office


This auction consists of 967 lots from 68 owners.

Foreign and British Commonwealth single lots start the sale. Highlights include P.R.C. and Canada. The U.S. section of 455 lots will begin with States postal history featuring Oregon. This will be followed by 150+ U.S. singles including the 1893 Columbians.

The collections section features over 210 U.S. lots (with Postage, "Back of the Book", and Postal History sections). British Commonwealth and Foreign country collections will be highlighted by Great Britain, Canada & Provinces, China, France & Colonies, Germany & Colonies, Japan, and Thailand. Foreign and Worldwide collections of over 150 lots include postal history and topicals. It will continue with 30 lots of literature and supplies and conclude with 30+ coins lots of U.S. and Worldwide.

We are also accepting CONSIGNMENTS for our upcoming winter auction during ORCOEXPO in Los Angeles in January. Contact us for details

A PDF of the entire sale is available:
Lots 1-967 141 pages 2.5 megabytes

    Session 1: U.S. and Worldwide
    Sunday, October 21, 2012, 11:00 AM, Courtyard Marriott, Portland, OR
    Foreign Individual Lots
Lots 1-28   Austria to Greenland
Lots 29-50   Japan to Vatican City
    Commonwealth Individual Lots
Lots 51-79   Great Britain to Canada KEVII Issue
Lots 80-102   Canada Admiral Issue to Straits Settlements
    U.S. States Postal History
Lots 103-107   California to New York
Lots 108-149   Oregon
Lots 150-158   Texas to State Balances
    U.S. Singles
Lots 159-179   1847 Issue to 1867 Grills
Lots 180-199   1869 Pictorial Issue to 1890-93 Issue
Lots 200-219   1893 Columbian Issue
Lots 220-250   1894 Bureau Issue to 1912-14 Issue
Lots 251-285   1916-18 Coil Issue to 1997 Bugs Bunny
Lots 286-316   Airpost, "Back of the Book" and Possessions
    U.S. Collections
Lots 317-400   General Collections
Lots 401-437   Postage and Modern Collections
Lots 438-481   Back of the Book Collections
Lots 482-493   Possessions and United Nations Collections
Lots 494-521   Cover Balances
Lots 522-533   First Days and Cachet Makers
    Postcards and Ephemera
Lots 534-538   Postcards and Ephemera
    Commonwealth Country Collections
Lots 539-553   Great Britain to Australia
Lots 554-590   Canada & Provinces
Lots 591-598   Gold Coast to South West Africa
    Commonwealth General Collections
Lots 599-624   General Collections
    Foreign Country Collections
Lots 625-655   Argentina to France
Lots 656-682   Germany & Colonies
Lots 683-714   Greece to Japan
Lots 715-749   Latvia to Vatican City
    Foreign General Collections
Lots 750-762   Foreign General Collections
    Worldwide Collections
Lots 763-875   General Collections
Lots 876-905   Postal History
Lots 906-932   Literature and Supplies
    Coins & Currency
Lots 933-967   U.S. and Worldwide

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