Lot 5023 (Sandafayre #5313, 20th October 2020)

.GENERAL SECTION - USA Small selection of mint and used 19th and 20th cent issues including 1857 perf 15 30c orange, 1861 perf 12 vals to 30c orange incl 24s (2), 1869 15c Type II, very fine used, 1870 90c carmine, 1938 $1 Wilson never hinged mint block of 10 etc. (27 stamps)

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Auction: Sandafayre #5313, 20th October 2020

Highlights from our 5313 auction include:

  • Egypt - Extensive Early to Modern Collection: Lovely collection broken down into a fine range of better individual items and sets including "Port Fouad" and many imperforate varieties.

  • German Colonies - Valuable High Quality Collection: Fabulous collection with much interest in cancellations, varieties and shades. An unusual offering outside of Germany.

  • Italian Colonies - Extensive Collection, Most Areas Well Represented: Lovely collection broken down to mostly better individual stamps and complete sets with several substantial balance collections. Strength in Eritrea and Post Offices in China.

  • New Zealand - Remarkable "Side Face" Collection: Wonderful old time collection offered as better individual items including many blocks of 4 with several fabulous specialised first and second issue collections packed with unusual material.

Plus hundreds of Commonwealth lots, Great Britain lots, European lots – All countries in the world from Aden to Zululand! There are also some great sorter lots and collections.

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