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Lot 271

U.S.; General Issues, 1901, Pan-American, 1¢ Green & Black, Center Inverted, #294a, l.h., sound, an attractive example of this classic error, missing in most collections, Grade 70 Fine, 2017 PSE cert.
Scott $12,500.
Estimate $6,000.

Realized $7,763

Lot 319

U.S.; Airpost, 1930, Graf Zeppelin Set, Complete Plate Blocks of 6, #C13-C15, n.h., C13 wide side pl. #20077, C14 wide side pl. #20088, C15 reduced side pl. 20095, all with usual natural gum skips and bends, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $5,000.

Realized $7,475

Lot 281

U.S.; General Issues, 1913, 10¢ Panama-Pacific, Perf 12, Orange, Plate Block of 6, #400A, l.h., wide side pl. #6143, perf. separations on left side selvage, perforations are weak at selvage, otherwise Fine to Very Fine, 2017 PSE cert.
Scott $11,000.
Estimate $2,000.

Realized $2,645

Lot 141

U.S.; State Postal History, Oregon, Vancouver O.T. (Washington), Sept. 5, 1850 ms. cancel on stampless letter with Paid 40 addressed to New York City, this cancel is illustrated in the American Stampless Cover Catalog, incl. a good letter headlined Columbia Barracks Fort Vancouver, and talks about the death of President Taylor and the Whitman Massacre, Fine. Important historic cover the 2nd earliest cover know from the state of Washington.
Estimate $2,000.

Realized $7,475

Lot 70

Sierra Leone, 1912, King George V, £5 Orange & Green, #121, o.g. (h.r.), Fine to Very Fine.
SG #130.
Scott $3,500.
Estimate $1,200.

Realized $1,725

Lot 43


Great Britain, 1882, Queen Victoria, £5 Orange on White Paper, #93, circular Reading JA 1 00 cancel, excellent color, Very Fine.
SG #137.
Scott $5,000.
Estimate $1,200.

Realized $2,300

Lot 513


Canada, Attractive Revenue Collection, hinged in 4 Van Dam albums, better items throughout, 1st album Federal incl. #FB17a single (marginal), FB36, FWM1-7, 9-12, FSC11-12, overprint War Tax complete mint or used, substantial Excise Tax (cat. $15, 500), States incl. Alberta Law, New Brunswick Law and Probate, Tobacco Tax #NBT5a, 6b, Newfoundland Inland Revenue with NFR1-4, 6-9, NFR5a, NFR11-15, NFR10a-11a, 15a, 18b-19b, NFR35, NFR37a-38a, Halifax NSH8-9, Ontario OL1-15, OL48a, 52a, various Law, 1935 Stock Transfer, o.g.T19, Yukon, Telephone & Telegraph with Canadian Pacific incl. scarcer panes, Great Northwestern Telegraph complete, Canadian National complete, etc., mostly clean, Fine to Very Fine overall.
Van Dam C$61,000+.
Estimate $7,500.

Realized $9,775

Lot 632

Sweden, Extensive Mostly Mint Collection, to 2002 in 6 Lighthouse hingeless albums (plus extra binder), incl. 2 binder for booklets starting 1940, earlies complete used with few shades, Numeral issue on with some mint and used, Gustaf with various perf and watermark varieties incl. Semis also with incorrect surcharges, numerous Facit listed coils with the various types and papers mint and/or used, UPU complete, also Officials mostly used with dupl., Dues, LX1-2, Military, etc., very comprehensive and while missing the rarities, an excellent lot for the specialist, 19th Century mixed condition, 20th Century mostly fine to very fine.
Estimate $4,000.

Realized $4,888

Lot 424

U.S. Back of the Book Collections, Carriers and Locals Study, wonderful group of this popular area, comprising some 802 pieces, with a wide variety of issues in singles and sheets, with genuine issues, reprints and some fakes and forgeries as to be expected, highlights incl. a sheet of 87L6, 87L24, 13L4 Stone 111 and Stone 1V (2) all with Philatelic Foundation Certificates, issues incl. City Dispatch, Boyd's Broad-Way Post Office, Floyd's, Pomeroy's, Swarts, Winans" to mention a few, a great lot for the student of this area to study and compare the genuine to facsimiles, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $3,000.


Lot 724

Worldwide Covers, Zeppelin Collection in Albums, 104 in 2 albums with most identified by Sieger #, incl. U.S. C13-14 on separate covers incl. one real photo postcard, better flights throughout, noticed 2 Japan First Round the World flights, polar, Gelber Hund flights and much more, great collection for expansion or breakdown, well worth a look.
Estimate $2,500.

Realized $4,025

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