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Lot 41016
Large Lots and Collections
Price realised
7’500 EUR
Estimate
7’000 – 10’000 EUR
Auction date
Wed 15 Dec 2021 at 13:30 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

Turkey: 1863-1994 The life-work of a passionate philatelist neatly mounted and painstakingly written up on 100’s of album pages and housed in seven Lindner albums.

The collection starts with an attractive array of the 1863 Toughra issue showing 96 singles unused and used, plus one tête-bêche pair, later issues with strength in Duloz including values to 25pi with both postage and postage dues, plus a fine array of town cancels, from 1875 Empire issue through to 1920 extensive specialisation with shades, mint and used multiples, town cancels, plus useful Anatolia, also 1919 Bulls ovpts an extensive range, plus later semi-modern to 1994 showing some of the key stamps present including 1923-25 complete set mint & used with 500pi green (Mi. 825, €3’200), 1935 Women’s Congress complete set etc. Back of the book shows a wonderful range of Revenue issues unused, used and in documents, DDSG unused labels, City Posts, Ottoman Offices cancels throughout the Empire, Roumalia, Cilicie, British Levant, Obligatory Tax Stamps a fine and practically complete set etc.

A truly wonderful collection for of gems and a delight to view, an excellent basis for study and development (1000’s)