Worldwide Stamps and Covers

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Cherrystone Auctions

Closed Auction
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 35 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #35 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1861 1c blue, also 1875 Re-Issue, two distinct colors, unused without gum, well centered, fine-v.f.,
Cat. Val. $430
Estimate: $250

Lot 36 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #36 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1861 3c pigeon blood pink, single on cover (contents enclosed) from Philadelphia to Brooklyn, cover with small tear at left, a fine example of this rare shade, with 2001 PFC (catalogue value for used off cover is $4,500)
Cat. Val. $5,000
Estimate: $2500

Lot 37 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #37 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1861 Premiere gravure, August issue, 3c brown rose, block of four, bright color, original gum, fine and scarce multiple, with 2004 PFC (formerly Scott's number 56, cat. Value for singles)
Cat. Val. $2,200
Estimate: $1500

Lot 38 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #38 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1861 5c buff, 5c red brown, 5c brown, three different used, nice colors, fine,
Cat. Val. $1,295
Estimate: $250

Lot 39 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #39 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1861 24c lilac, three different shades, used, various cancels, fresh and fine,
Cat. Val. $900
Estimate: $200

Lot 40 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #40 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1861 24c violet, unused with full original gum, well centered for this, with large margins, rich color, fresh and fine example of this rare stamp, seldom offered in any condition, with 2002 PFC,
Cat. Val. $35,000
Estimate: $20000

Lot 41 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #41 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1861 30c orange, four used examples, various shades and cancels, one with straight edge with PAID handstamp, fine lot,
Cat. Val. $800
Estimate: $200

Lot 42 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #42 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1861 2c black, block of eight (4x2), used in 1868 on complete FL from New Orleans to France, red New York transit, also "Salzmann & Fils New York/New Orleans 20 Mar 1868" cancel, Paris and Ribenville arrival pmks, filing fold does not affect the stamps, fine usage
Estimate: $250

Lot 43 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #43 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1861 2c black, die II, small die proof from the Roosevelt Album, expertly removed from gray card, v.f.,
Cat. Val. $1,300
Estimate: $500

Lot 44 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #44 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1861 24c grayish lilac, unused without gum, well centered, tiny perf. faults, fine appearance (catalogued as unused without gum), with 2018 PFC,
Cat. Val. $950
Estimate: $150

Lot 45 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #45 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1868 Vignette of Washington, die in black on white glazed paper, with "No.6.1727" at top, v.f.
Estimate: $250

Lot 46 - United States 1861-66 Issue  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #46 - United States 1861-66 Issue

1868 Vignette of Washington, unshaded background, die in black on white glazed paper, card backing removed, v.f.
Estimate: $500

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