December 2018 Auction Series – 3/12/2018 – 7/12/2018

43 lots
Lot 53320
United States
1857 Envelope from Great Britain sent to “Col. Colts’ Armory” in Conneticut, the famous gun manufacturer, franked with 1s, with 21c accountancy hs erased…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 53321
United States
1898 Envelope from Great Britain to a Sargent in the US Army at Batter G, Ardmore, Indian Territory, but MISSENT TO INDIA, reverse with Dead Letter Office…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 53322
United States » Postmasters’ Provisionals
1845 5c black in pair tied by red PAID postmark to cover from New York to Palmyra, very fine
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 53323
United States » 1847 Issue
1847 5c Red brown, clear to large margins, red circular grid, light soiling o/w fine (Scott $400)
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 53324
United States » 1847 Issue
1847 5c Brown in pair tied by two red circular grids on folded cover from New York to Toronto, NEW YORK MAR 31 red despatch cds and QUEESTON U.C. APR 2…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 53325
United States » 1847 Issue
1847 5c Brown with clear to good margins all around, tied by red circular grid on folded cover from Boston to New York, BOSTON 12 OCT despatch cds also…
Estimate: 240 EUR
Lot 53326
United States » 1847 Issue
1847 5c Dark brown, large margins all around, red circular grid cancel, very fine, ex Carl Walske (Scott $900)
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 53327
United States » 1847 Issue
1847 10c Black, large margins all around, red circular grid, very fine, ex Carl Walske (Scott $925)
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 53328
United States » 1847 Issue
1847 10c Black with good margins all around, tied by red circular ST-LOUIS/Mo NOV 10 cds on folded entire to Philadelphia, very fine
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 53329
United States » 1847 Issue
1847 10c Black with clear to large margins, tied by red grid on folded cover from New York to Galveston, Mass., red NEW YORK despatch cds alongside, cert….
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 53330
United States » 1847 Issue
1847 10c Black with good margins, creased at top, tied by red circular grid on folded entire from New-York to Alabama, red NEW YORK JAN 3 despatch cds…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 53331
United States » 1847 Issue
1847 10c Black, showing the variety DOUBLE TRANSFER OF LEFT AND BOTTOM FRAME, large margins all around, used with pen cancel (faded), tiny pin-hole and…
Estimate: 700 EUR
Lot 53332
United States » 1851-57 Issue
1851-57 3c Dull red, type II, tied by blue BELCHERTOWN (MA) cds on Valentine’s envelope to Grafton (MA), the 3c is cut into at bottom, envelope with spectacular…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 53333
United States » 1851-57 Issue
1851-57 3c type III imperf. vertically tied to envelope by Malone N.Y. cds, wide margins at both sides, evidentially trimmed from the sheet presumably…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 53334
United States » 1857-61 Issue
1857-61 5c Brown (type I) and 10c green (type II) tied by circular PAID on folded cover to Salins/France, BOSTON MR21 desptach cds, various French arrival…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 53335
United States » 1857-61 Issue
1857-61 12c Black, two singles tied by BROOKLYN JUN 15 cds on transatlantic cover England, red AMERICA JU 27 1858 LIVERPOOL entry cds alongside together…
Estimate: 340 EUR
Lot 53336
United States » 1861-1866 issue
1867 Envelope from Salem Massachussets sent to ZANZIBAR bearing 30c in combination with 1866 15c black scott 71. 77 (scissor separated at sides) paying…
Estimate: 2’800 EUR
Lot 53337
United States » 1869 Pictoral Issue
1869 Pictorial complete used set of 10 values, the 15C is type II, generally well centred, strong colours and a fine and scarce set (Scott $3’551)
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 53338
United States » 1869 Pictoral Issue
1869 15c Blue & Brown, type I, tied by cork cancellation and red New York Paid c.d.s. of 5 June 1869 on envelope Paris, blue arrival of 17 June, portions…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 53339
United States » 1893 Columbus Issue
1893 Columbus PLATE PROOFS on plain white card, the complete set of 16 values, all in issued colours, fresh and strong colours, very fine
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 53340
United States » 1893 Columbus Issue
5$ black, mint hinge traces (hinge taken off), reperf. (at right) and some perf. holes redone, rare, Scott US$ 2300, Yvert classics 1910 E 3000
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 53341
United States » 1909-18 issues
1913 Unused postcard with handpainted stamp in the style of the 1908-09 issues depicting Woodrow Wilson with handpainted cancel “PALAIS DU CONGRES – LE…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 53342
United States » 1913-17 Washington Franklin Issue
POST-CLASSIC PERIOD MAJOR USA RARITY1914 COMPOUND PERFORATION 5c Blue, perf. 12X10, fresh deep shade and lightly cancelled, natural straight edge at top…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 53343
United States » 1917-23 Washington Franklin Issue
1920 2c Carmine, type VII, imperforate, mint bottom marginal example, only lightly hinged, fresh deep shade, EXTREMELY FINE and rare, grade 95, cert. PSE…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 53344
United States » Local Stamps
1844 Boyd’s City Express, New York, NY, 2c Black on Green Glazed paper, full margins all around, red FREE cancel, matching BOYD’S CITY EXPRESS POST SEP17…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 53345
United States » Special Delivery
1937-52, Trio of covers from Bermuda affixed with US Special Delivery stamps for onward transmission by express in the US (as permitted by a 1924 agreement…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 53346
United States » USA Possessions » Hawaii
1853 5c Blue and 13c dark red, both mint with good clear margins all around and original gum, fresh shades, the 5c is signed Gebr. Senf, Leipzig, very…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 53347
United States » USA Possessions » Hawaii
1857 5c Blue, large margins all around including right sheet margin, tied by tied by HONOLULU US POSTAGE PAID SEP8 (1857) cds in red, used together with…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 53348
United States » USA Possessions » Hawaii
1857 5c Blue, mostly good margins but with faults, uncancelled but offset ties stamp at corner, red HONOLULU US POSTAGE PAID JUL 18 (1860) cds alongside,…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 53349
United States » USA Possessions » Hawaii
1864 1c Black, Plate 6-A, types 1-IV, block of six, unused, large margins all around, detailed impression, light horizontal crease at bottom, extremely…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 53350
United States » Collections
1800-1869, Most attractive whole-life accumulation of United States Transatlantic covers showing various routes & postmarks, incl. a few from South America,…
Estimate: 500 – 700 EUR
Lot 53351
United States » Collections
1830-1900s, Range of mail with pre-stamp N.Y., Washington and Philadelphia entires, pair of unused U.S. Civil-War Union patriotics, multi-franked mail…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 53352
United States » Collections
1839-1995, Large accumulation of covers and cards including some early portrait issues, plus a range of later material incl. year issues, more modern covers,…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 53353
United States » Collections
1840-1980ca. Accumulation in cover albums in a large box with much duplication, from pre-stamp through to FDCs with good air section, substantial postal…
Estimate: 500 – 1’000 EUR
Lot 53354
United States » Collections
1847-1950, Extensive and valuable mint & used collection of USA housed in six “White Ace” albums, showing great strength in the classic and semi-classic…
Estimate: 12’000 – 20’000 EUR
Lot 53355
United States » Collections
1851-1995, Attractive mint and used collection in eight stockbooks replete with sets and singles ranging from classics to modern issues, better items noted…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 53356
United States » Collections
1861-64, Specialised CONFEDERATE STATES collection neatly mounted on pages in one album, good selection of the 1861-62 issue with mostly Jefferson Davis…
Estimate: 1’200 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 53357
United States » Collections
1863-1954 Lot of 64 covers/stationery addressed to Switzerland, many uprated, noted airs, illustrated, registered, diverse frankings and cachets, mostly…
Estimate: 100 – 200 EUR
Lot 53358
United States » Collections
EXTENSIVE AND SPECIALIZED COLLECTION ON THE WATERBURY CANCELLATIONSIntroduction: The creator of the Waterbury cancellations, John W. Hill (1834-1921),…
Estimate: 60’000 – 100’000 EUR
Lot 53359
United States » Collections
1866-1960, 350+ covers incl. 8 covers related to the Missoula, Montana Interment Camp with outgoing or Incoming Mail and related documentation, 11 with…
Estimate: 500 – 1’000 EUR
Lot 53360
United States » Collections
1876-1950, Over 100 covers mostly to Switzerland with uncommon frankings, postal stationery, etc., viewing recommended
Estimate: 90 – 150 EUR
Lot 53361
United States » Collections
1890s-1930s, Range of mail incl. used stationery, airmails, R.P.O’s and military items.
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 53362
United States » Collections
1900-80ca, Small estate in nine stockbooks and seven folders, better FDCs, stamps in complete sheets, plate blocks, etc.
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR