Successful Auction of Coins, Stamps, Bank Notes & Sports Collectibles on May 5, 2022
Featuring The Robert J. Barish Collection of Canadian Postage Stamps
Consignments Are Currently Being Accepted for Future Auctions
NEW YORK, NY -- Doyle held a successful auction of Coins, Stamps, Bank Notes & Sports Collectibles on May 5, 2022 that attracted collectors and enthusiasts from across the country and abroad. The sale showcased a wide range of property fresh from prominent estates and distinguished collections, including The Robert J. Barish Collection of Canadian Postage Stamps.
With competitive bidding, the auction totaled an impressive $350,020, surpassing the pre-sale estimate of $219,000-311,100, with an exceptional 99% sold by lot and 100% sold by value.
Highlighting the sale was a United States 1928 $100 STAR Gold Certificate that soared past its estimate of $1,500-2,500 to achieve a stunning $13,310. This rare note issued during the boom years of the late 1920s was in exceptional condition. Add to that the fact that it was a STAR note, a bank note printed to replace a faulty one during printing, which added to its scarcity.
The Robert J. Barish Collection of Canadian Postage Stamps
A feature of the sale was The Robert J. Barish Collection of Canadian Postage Stamps 1851 to 1999. This remarkable collection consists of many rarities, with strong emphasis on the Large and Small Queen issues. Dr. Barish was a life-long collector who began acquiring stamps as a youngster, continuing his passion until his passing in 2019. Read More
We Invite You to Auction!
Consignments are currently being accepted for future sales. We invite you to contact us for a complimentary auction evaluation. Our specialists are always available to discuss the sale of a single item or an entire collection.
For information, please contact Norman Scrivener, 212-427-4141, ext 273, [email protected]