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 306 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #306 - China

1882 5c orange yellow, blue chop, well centered, v.f.,
Cat. Val. $1,500
Estimate: $1000

Lot 307 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #307 - China

1894 4c rose pink, Chinese "4" broken variety, little toning, otherwise fine, scarce
Estimate: $500

Lot 308 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #308 - China

1894 9c green, upper right corner retouch, blue chop cancel, little toning, fine
Estimate: $300

Lot 309 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #309 - China

1897 surcharged 1/2c on 5c orange yellow, h.r., fine,
Cat. Val. $500
Estimate: $250

Lot 310 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #310 - China

1897 10c on 9c dark green, surcharge inverted, l.h., fresh and v.f.,
Cat. Val. $4,000
Estimate: $2000

Lot 311 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #311 - China

1897 4c on 3c red revenue, h.r., well centered, faint perf. toning, otherwise v.f.,
Cat. Val. $1,650
Estimate: $750

Lot 312 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #312 - China

1897 $1 on 3c red revenue, h.r., well centered, faint perf. toning, otherwise v.f.,
Cat. Val. $9,000
Estimate: $3000

Lot 313 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #313 - China

1898 (26 April) registered cover franked with 4c brown and 5c rose Chinese Imperial Post, the latter canceled by large "R", used from Chinkiang to Canton, with two good strikes of Chinkiang departure postmarks, Shanghai (27 April) Dollar chop on back, with faint (arrival?) alongside, fine
Estimate: $2500

Lot 314 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #314 - China

1898 (30 Aug) cover from Kiukiang, franked with 10c green Chinese Imperial Post, tied by large dollar chop, sent via Shanghai, where Japanese 10 Sen orange was added for further transmission to the United States, Shanghai Dollar chop on back, with Yokohama transit and Little Mills, NC arrival pmks on back, fine
Estimate: $1500

Lot 315 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #315 - China

1900 (23 Dec) decorative red band cover from the German Post Office in Peking to Germany, Peking Deutsche Post departure and Erlau (17 Feb 1901) arrival pmks, little toning, otherwise fine
Estimate: $150

Lot 316 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #316 - China

1913 London Printing 1/2c-$10 complete set of 19, adhered on Ministry of Communication presentation sheet, fine-v.f.,
Cat. Val. $2,831
Estimate: $1500

Lot 317 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #317 - China

1919 First Peking Printing, 1 1/2c violet, 13c brown, $20 yellow & black, set of three, each overprinted SPECIMEN, fine-v.f.
Estimate: $1000

Lot 318 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #318 - China

1920-23 2c on 3c blue, also four other surcharges, each overprinted SPECIMEN, fine-v.f.
Estimate: $250

Lot 319 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #319 - China

1921 National Post Office set of four, each overprinted SPECIMEN, h.r., one thin, others fine-v.f.
Estimate: $250

Lot 320 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #320 - China

1923 Second Peking Printing, 4c green, 4c gray, 5c carmine, 15c blue, $1, $2, $5, $10 and $20, nine different overprinted SPECIMEN, h.r., few thinned, otherwise fine-v.f.
Estimate: $500

Lot 321 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #321 - China

1923 Constitution, set of four overprinted SPECIMEN, h.r., fine-v.f.
Estimate: $250

Lot 322 - China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers

Lot #322 - China

1947 Chinese Postal Administration Anniversary, $200 master large die proof in green, value table blank, die sunk on card, v.f.
Estimate: $500

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