Worldwide Stamps and Covers

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Mar 20, 2018 America/New_York

Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Tuesday Mar 20, 2018 10:00 to Wednesday Mar 21, 2018 18:00 America/New_York
Last date for bids: 
Tuesday Mar 20, 2018 09:00 America/New_York
Cherrystone is pleased to present our MARCH 20-21, 2018 Sale of Rare Stamps and Postal history of the World, featuring the collection formed by Arden L. Bement, Jr., offered on behalf of Purdue University.  The sale contains 1,765 lots, with notable United States, Great Britain and British Commonwealth, numerous European countries, with Austria, Belgium, France & Colonies, Germany, Iceland, Italy and Colonies, Lithuania, Poland, Russia and Switzerland.  From Asia there are selections of China, Japan and Korea. South American countries are also well represented, with Colombian Air Post and many others.  As customary, the sale contains 100+ large lots and collections, including Dr.Bement’s Russia and Zemstvo.  A limited number of printed catalogues are available.

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Lot 908 - Hungary  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #908 - Hungary

1871 2k orange (lithographed), used in 1871 on printed folded entire from Varos to Cronstadt, with Brossa and Nagy Szeben 16/8/71 pmks on back, fine and scarce usage
Estimate: $250

Lot 909 - Hungary  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #909 - Hungary

1871 2k yellow (lithographed), intense shade, used on 3k light green stationery entire envelope (backflap missing) sent to Wiener-Neustadt, with 27/3 Neustadt arrival pmk. A rarity
Estimate: $1000

Lot 910 - Hungary  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #910 - Hungary

1875 (17 May) large folded letter franked with 15kr copper brown, beautiful color, used in combination with Crown of St. Stephen 5k red, both tied by thimble VINCOVCE pmks, registered to Pest, with bilingual "Preporuceno/Recommandirt" circular strike at upper right, "300" filled-in by hand, with Essek transit and Pest arrival pmks on back, filing folds away from the stamps, fine mixed franking. Also included is a single franking cover with...

Lot 911 - Hungary  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #911 - Hungary

1888 5kr rose and black, numeral double, one inverted, h.r., v.f., with 2010 Gabor Visnyovszki certificate ("besides the second numeral it is a fully ready stamp. Probably the ready stamp was put by mistake in the numeral printing machine for the second time, inverted. It may have been taken from the post by stealing the refuse-material but it can also be that it has come out in a legal way (this is less likely). According to my opinion...

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