Sale 11CS01 | Lot 8

United States and World Wide Collection in 1899 International Album

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United States and World Wide Collection in 1899 International Album

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Lot 8
United States and World Wide Collection in 1899 International Album
Valuable collection of mainly used 19th century issues and a strong selection of cut squares. Highlights from the United States, British Commonwealth, Europe and Colonies, Scandinavia and some Asian. Included are United States #1, 2, 12, 14, 17, 29, 30, 72, 78, 112-119, 121 and 122; Bank Notes to 90c.; Columbian set complete to $5; useful low value officials; newspapers and a nice range of cut squares to 40c. with shades and Dies; Revenues including First Issue Imperforates with possible R53ca and a few Hawaii numerals. World Wide First Issues throughout, Bermuda #14 and 15; Barbados Britannia types; German States; Belgium; France and Colonies; Brazil 1-3 and 21-40; Canada Imperforate and Perforate earlies; Jubilees to $3; Registration 8c.; Cape Woodblock and other triangles; Ceylon Chalon Heads; Denmark and Dutch West Indies; France with useful Napoleons Ceres and Sowers; Great Britain with 1840 1p. and 2p.; Embossed and Line Engraved issues to 1 pound; Greece Hermes Heads, shades and cancels; Hong Kong Victorias including #7 and #34; Mauritius with two 1p. Post Paid; Mexico with early overprints; useful New Zealand Chalons; Norway including #1; strong Portugal and Colonies; Russia including #1; all Colonial areas are well represented with many better items present. Condition is extremely mixed and ranges from defective to sound Very Fine stamps with postal history scattered throughout. Personal and thorough inspection will reveal the treasures of this true old time collection.
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Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000
Sold for $30,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000
Sold for $30,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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