Harmer-Schau Auctions

Sale 96

Worldwide Philatelic Auction

Anaheim, CA

January 11-13, 2013


Red Lion Hotel
1850 South Harbor Blvd., Anaheim, CA 92802
(714) 750-2801
Serafina Room D
Cell Phone: (415) 827-1924

Friday, January 11, 2012 - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, January 12, 2012 - 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, January 13, 2012 - 10:00 a.m.

Preview - Red Lion Hotel
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. - 10:00 a.m.

The Worldwide auction consists of 1709 lots and will be held in three sessions.

The 1st session on Friday evening at 7:30 p.m. will contain 353 single lots of Foreign and Commonwealth including China, Germany, Great Britain, and Australia

The 2nd session on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. will consist of U.S. singles. The 450 lots will be highlighted by States Postal History, used 1875 Re-issues of the 1861-66 and 1869 issues with certificates, EKU usage of the 1907 Jamestown Expo cancel along with only known First Day combination usage of the 1907 Jamestown 1¢ and 2¢, Newspapers, and Possessions.

The 3rd session on Sunday at 10.00 a.m. will consist of 900 U.S. and Worldwide Collections. The session will start with U.S. "Collections & Various" of 300+ lots including sections of "Postage and Modern", large groupings of "Back-of-the-Book" with separate Revenue and Precancel sections, "Possessions", "Postal History", "Postcards", "Autographs", and "Ephemera". The auction will continue with 110 Commonwealth country and general collections with Great Britain; Canada & Provinces, and Ireland. The Foreign Country collections are highlighted by China; France & Colonies; Germany; Italy & Colonies; Japan; and Switzerland. This is followed by Foreign general collections with Scandinavia. As always, the sale continues with Worldwide collections followed by a Topical group, a Postal History section, and finishes with literature and supplies.

You may bid LIVE through the internet at BidStart at www.bidstart.com

You may also bid directly on our website and receive the following services.
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2. Revise your bids before the sale, or bid again
3. See the results of your bidding after the auction

Fill out the registration form under "Client Services". You may also email us if you would like to receive the Worldwide auction catalog, or have any questions about the auction.

Postal Viewing is available.

We are also accepting consignments for the APS Summer Auction in August. We are proud to be again selected to be "Official Auctioneers" for the show. Contact us for details.

PDFs of the entire sale are available:
Entire sale 160 pages 6.3 megabytes

    Session 1: Foreign and British Singles
    Friday, January 11, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Red Lion Hotel, Anaheim, CA, Serafina Room D
    Foreign Individual Lots
Lots 1-21   Austria to China
Lots 22-42   People's Republic of China
Lots 43-64   Czechoslovakia to F.S.A.T.
Lots 65-135   Germany
Lots 136-162   Greece to Italy
Lots 163-189   Japan to Norway
Lots 190-232   Obock to Vatican
    Commonwealth Individual Lots
Lots 233-248   Great Britain to Ascension
Lots 249-275   Australia
Lots 276-292   Australia (New Guinea) to Canadian Provinces
Lots 293-306   Canada
Lots 307-333   Ceylon to Ireland
Lots 334-353   K.U.T. to Tristan Da Cunha
    Session 2: United States Singles
    Saturday, January 12, 2013, 6:30 p.m., Red Lion Hotel, Anaheim, CA, Serafina Room D
    United States Singles
Lots 354-372   States Postal History
Lots 373-395   Postmasters' Provisionals to 1847 Issue
Lots 396-416   1851-57 Imperforate Issue
Lots 417-436   1857-61 Perforate 15½ Issue to 1861-62 National Bank Note Issue
Lots 437-463   1867 Grills to 1875 Re-issue of 1861-66 Issue
Lots 464-497   1869 Pictorial Issue to 1888 American Bank Note Issue
Lots 498-516   1893 Columbian Issue
Lots 517-535   1895 Bureau Issue to 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue
Lots 536-560   1902-08 Presidential Issue to 1909 Lincoln Issue
Lots 561-593   1910-11 Watermark Issue to 1920 Pilgrim Issue
Lots 594-622   1922-25 Regular Issue to 1929 Kansas-Nebraska Issue
Lots 623-651   1938 Presidentials to 2005 Chinese New Year
Lots 652-690   Airpost Issues
Lots 691-731   Special Delivery to Special Handling
Lots 732-753   Postal Stationery to Beer Stamps
Lots 754-782   Federal Hunting Permit to Confederacy
    U.S. Possessions
Lots 783-815   Canal Zone to Philippines, and United Nations
    Session 3: U.S. and Worldwide Collections
    Sunday, January 13, 2013, 10:00 a.m., Red Lion Hotel, Anaheim, CA, Serafina Room D
    U.S. Collections
Lots 816-923   General Collections
Lots 924-937   Postage & Modern
Lots 938-974   Back of the Book
Lots 975-980   Precancels
Lots 981-999   Revenues
Lots 1000-1044   Possessions and United Nations
Lots 1045-1087   Cover Groupings
Lots 1088-1110   First Day and Cachet Makers
Lots 1111-1122   U.S. and Foreign
Lots 1123-1131   U.S. and Foreign
Lots 1132-1137   U.S. and Foreign
    Commonwealth Collections
Lots 1138-1170   Great Britain to Canadian Provinces
Lots 1171-1196   Canada
Lots 1197-1225   Cayman Islands to South West Africa
Lots 1226-1246   General Collections
    Foreign Collections
Lots 1247-1270   Afghanistan to Cambodia
Lots 1271-1287   China and People's Republic of China
Lots 1288-1308   Cilicia to Finland
Lots 1309-1336   France
Lots 1343-1388   Germany
Lots 1389-1409   Greece to Italy
Lots 1410-1426   Japan
Lots 1427-1477   Jordan to Sweden
Lots 1478-1496   Switzerland
Lots 1497-1507   Thailand to Venezuela
Lots 1508-1531   General Collections
    Worldwide Collections
Lots 1532-1631   General Collections
Lots 1632-1647   Topical Collections
Lots 1648-1695   Cover Groupings
Lots 1696-1709   Literature and Supplies

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