Harmer-Schau Auctions

Sale 97

Pipex Portland Auction

May 26, 2013


Sunday, May 26, 2013, 10:00 a.m,
Red Lion Hotel at Jantzen Beach, Main Ballroom
909 N Hayden Island Dr., Portland, OR
Phone: 503-283-4466
Cell Phone: 415-827-1924 (viewing hours only)

Auction Preview:
Friday, May 24 - 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 25 - 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 26 - 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Office: Monday to Wednesday, May 20-22 (Call for an appointment)

No fax/phone/email bids after 6:00 p.m. PST Saturday, May 25 at our office


This auction consists of 1060 lots from 54 owners, including further holdings from the Estate of Howard Mader.

Foreign and British Commonwealth single lots start the sale. Highlights include P.R.C. and Canada. The U.S. section begins with 250+ States postal history lots featuring Express, California, Oregon and Washington. This will be followed by 150+ U.S. singles including the 1893 Columbians.

The collections section features over 290 U.S. lots with Postage, "Back of the Book", and Postal History sections. British Commonwealth and Foreign country collections will be highlighted by Canada & Provinces, China, Germany and Japan, followed by 200 lots of Foreign and Worldwide collections with postal history and topical sections. It will conclude with 40 coin lots of U.S. and Worldwide.

We are also accepting CONSIGNMENTS for our upcoming summer auction during the APS Stampshow in August. Contact us for details.

    Session 1: U.S. and Worldwide
    Sunday, May 26, 2013, 10:00 AM, Red Lion Hotel, Jantzen Beach, Portland, OR
    Foreign Individual Lots
Lots 1-26   China to Viet Nam
    Commonwealth Individual Lots
Lots 27-48   Great Britain to Tristan da Cunha
    U.S. State Postal History
Lots 49-69   Express - California to Washington
Lots 70-112   Alaska to Kansas
Lots 113-147   Oregon - Alba to Heisler
Lots 148-182   Oregon - Hillman to Scottsburg
Lots 183-218   Oregon - Sellwood to Collections
Lots 219-254   Washington - Aberdeen to Geer
Lots 255-295   Washington - Gera to Collections
Lots 296-300   States Collections
Lots 301-313   Expositions
    U.S. Singles
Lots 314-337   1845 Postmasters' Provisionals to 1867 Grills
Lots 338-362   1869 Pictorial Issue to 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue
Lots 363-390   1902-03 Presidential Issue to 1916-17 Unwatermark Perforate 10
Lots 391-415   1917-18 Perforate 11 to 1926 White Plains Sheet
Lots 416-439   1929 Kansas-Nebraska to 1994 Recalled Legends
Lots 440-471   Airpost to Postal Savings
Lots 472-479   Hawaii to Autographs
    U.S. Collections
Lots 480-539   General Collections
Lots 540-581   Postage and Modern Collections
Lots 582-630   Back-of-the-Book Collections
Lots 631-639   Possessions and United Nations Collections
Lots 640-697   Cover Balances
Lots 698-749   First Days and Cachet Makers
Lots 750-772   Postcards
    Commonwealth Country Collections
Lots 773-779   Great Britain to British Guiana
Lots 780-805   Canada & Provinces
Lots 806-812   Gold Coast to Tuvalu
    Commonwealth Collections
Lots 813-818   General Collections
    Foreign Country Collections
Lots 819-832   Austria to French Guiana
Lots 833-851   Germany
Lots 852-899   Greece to Vatican
    Foreign General Collections
Lots 900-910   General Collections
    Worldwide Collections
Lots 911-979   General Collections
Lots 980-1007   Cover Balances
Lots 1008-1019   Literature and Supplies
    Coins & Currency
Lots 1020-1051   United States
Lots 1052-1057   Worldwide
Lots 1058-1060   Currency

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