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DECEMBER 2018 Philatelic Auctions

 

LATEST UPDATE: 30th NOVEMBER 2018

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December 2018 Philatelic Auctions   ...

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1st                ARGIRIOS KARAMITSOS AUCTIONS [Nos. 627-628] (Greece)

1st                ZANARIA ASTE s.r.l. [Nº 8] (Italy)

1st - 2nd      JAPAN STAMP AUCTIONS [Nº 196] (Japan)

1st - 2nd      MTM INTERNATIONAL [Nº 146] (Canada)

3rd - 7th      FELDMAN S.A. (Switzerland)

4th               SANDAFAYRE (HOLDINGS) LTD. [Nº 7286] (England)   

4th - 5th      CHERRYSTONE PHILATELIC AUCTIONS [Nº 1218] (USA)

4th - 5th      SIEGEL AUCTION GALLERIES [Nos. 1193-1194] (USA)  

5th               EASTERN AUCTIONS LTD. (Canada)

6th               KARL PFANKUCH & CO. [Nº 218] (Germany)

6th               SCHULZ-BRIEFMARKENAUKTIONEN [Nº 185] (Germany)

6th               STATUS INTERNATIONAL [Nº 347] (Australia)

7th                GHIGLIONE 1885 (Italy)

7th               AUKTIONHAUS H.D. RAUCH / AUSTROPHIL [Nº 171] (Austria)

7th               AUKTIONHAUS VEUSKENS [Nº 104] (Germany)

7th-8th        JENNES & KLÜTTERMANN AUKTIONEN [Nº 4287] (Germany)

8th               PETER FEUSER AUKTIONEN / SÜDPHILA [Nº 89] (Germany)

8th                FRIMÄRKSHUSET SKANDINAVISK FILATELI [Nº 148] (Sweden)

8th               AUKTIONSHAUS GÄRTNER [Special Auction] (Germany)   

8th               DANIEL F. KELLEHER CO. INC. [Nº 720] (USA)

10th              LUGDUNUM PHILATÉLIE [Nº 108] (France)

10th - 12th  INTERASIA AUCTIONS LIMITED (Hong Kong)

10th - 12th  RUMSEY PHILATELIC AUCTIONS [Nos. 83-84] (USA)   

11th             SANDAFAYRE (HOLDINGS) LTD. [Nº 4287] (England)

11th             SOLER y LLACH SUBASTAS [Nº 710] (Spain)

12th              ATHENS AUCTIONS [Nº 63] (Greece)   

12th             SIEGEL AUCTION GALLERIES [Nº 1195] (USA)   

14th - 15th  RARITAN STAMPS INC. [Nº 80] (USA)

15th             BIELEFELDER AUKTIONSHAUS [Nº 82] (Germany)

15th             AUKTIONSHAUS GÄRTNER [Special Auction] (Austria)

15th              TROPICAL STAMPS INC. [Nº 207] (USA)   

16th              TAKAHASHI STAMP COMPANY [Nº 627] (Japan)   

18th              DOROTHEUM GmbH & CO. KG [Nº 7145] (Austria)   

18th - 20th   DANIEL F. KELLEHER CO. INC. [Nº 721] (USA)   

20th             IBERPHIL SUBASTA FILATELIA (Spain)

    

 

January 2019 Philatelic Auctions   ...

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11th   Dutch Country Auctions [Nº 320] (USA)

20th   Takahashi Stamp Company [Nº 627] (JAPAN)

 

DECEMBER 2018 DETAILED AUCTIONS LISTING

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1st                     ARGIRIOS KARAMITSOS INTERNATIONAL

                             PHILATELIC AUCTIONS

                                (Thessalonika, Greece: Public Auction Nos. 627-628)

 

A public auction of primarily Greece and the Greek Areas, and Cyprus Postage Stamps and Postal History (including vintage Picture Postcards), contained in two sales presented in a luxuriously illustrated Greek:English languages bilingual catalog. The sale will be conducted on that Saturday at the Hilton Athens Hotel (http://www.hiltonathens.gr/en/home.html) located at 46 Vasilissis Sofias Avenue, in the heart of Athens, the sale commencing at 5:00 PM

 

 ~  Sale No. 627 - a General Sale primarily strong in all aspects of Greece and Cyprus philatelia, and including comprehensive sections of Postal History. 

 

~  Sale No. 628 - Woreldwide Stamps.

 

NOTE: Auction agent attendance services will not be available for this sale.

 

NOTE: The entire Argirios Karamitsos International Philatelic Auctions

catalog can viewed on their WebSite [see below]

 

TEL [30] 2310 26.43.66   FAX [30] 2310 27.40.31

E-Mail: Karamitsos@Karamitsos.gr

WebSite: http://www.karamitsos.com

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1st                     ZANARIA ASTE s.r.l.  

                               (Milano, Italy: Auction No. 8)                 

 

This well-known and respected Italian dealer’s eighth public auction primarily offers upscale Italian States, Italy and the Italian Colonies, and other General Foreign, all being hammered in the ‘Sala Terrazzo(Terrazzo Hall) of the Palazzo Giureconsulti (http://www.palazzogiureconsulti.it), located at Piazza Mercanti 2, in Milan, starting promptly at 10:30 AM.

 

NOTE: The entire Zanaria auction catalog can be viewed on their WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [39] 2 805.24.27   FAX [39] 2 805.11.86

E-Mail: Aste@Zanaria.com

WebSite: http://www.zanaria.com

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1st - 2nd            JAPAN STAMP AUCTIONS

                                (Osaka, Japan: Auction No. 196)

 

A 3,139-Lot all-Japan and Asia-related public auction presented in a comprehensive Japanese-language catalogue, the sale being conducted in conjunction with the sale being conducted at the Japan Stamp Company Executive Offices located in the No. 3 Osakaelkimae Building - 14th Floor, at 1-3-1400 Umeda 1-chome, Kita-ku, in Osaka.

 

Although listed in the Japanese language, the great majority of the lots are photographed, allowing the listings to be easily understood. The sale is comprised of all of the aspects of Japan’s philatelia, ranging from the Classical-era Postage Stamps and Postal History, through to the better Modern era items, and includes Aerophilately, Cancellations, FDCs, the Japanese Occupation issues, Postal Stationery, and Revenues, as well as the Ryukyu Islands and Korea.

 

The public auction is followed on 4th December by the Mail Sale No. 197, which contains material similar to that in the public auction, but primarily with more moderate valuations.

 

NOTE: Auction Agent attendance services are not available for this sale.

 

TEL [81] 6 6347.1601   FAX [81] 6 6347-1602

E-Mail: Japan-Stamp@Juno.OCN.ne.jp or Info@Japan-Stamp.com

WebSite: http://www.japan-stamp.com

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1st - 2nd            MTM INTERNATIONAL

                                (Montréal, Canada: Public Auction No. 146)

 

A 1.164-Lot public auction highlighted by the Canadian Provinces, Canada and Worldwide Postage Stamps and Postal History being conducted at the Montréal Stamps and Coins / Montréal Timbres et Monnaies Offices, located at 1878 rue Ste.-Catherine, in Montréal.

 

Besides the British North America, there also are nice selections of General Foreign. The auction is also includes Country and Area Collections, Accumulations, Stocks and other Large Lots.

 

NOTE: The entire auction catalogue fully illustrated can be viewed on MTM International WebSite [see below].

        

TEL (514) 527-1526   FAX (514) 527-1527

E-Mail: Info@MTMInternational.ca  or MTMInternational@BellNet.ca

WebSite: www.mtminternational.ca

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3rd - 7th            FELDMAN S.A.

                               (Geneva, Switzerland)

 

A specialized offering of Postage Stamps and Postal History, presented in four lavishly-illustrated individual catalogs, the public auctions being conducted at the Feldman Galleries located at 175 Route de Chancy, Geneva.

 

~ Catalogue 1, 3rd December, Lot Nos. 10000-10205 - The Joseph Chalhoub Collection of Egypt: I - Commemoratives.

 

~ Catalogue 2, 3rd December, Lot Nos. 20000-20589 - Persia the Nasr ed-Din Shah Period including the Lion Issues.    

 

~ Catalogue 3, 4th December, Lot Nos. 30000-30278 - Great Britain and the British Empire, including theKoiCollection of the Bechuanalands.

 

~ Catalogue 4, 5th December, Lot Nos. 40000-40405 - Indian Princely States: A Selection from the Dan Walker Collection.

 

~ Catalogue 5, 5th-7th December, Lot Nos. 50000-50682 - All World and Collections, including France and the French Colonies, and Switzerland.

 

NOTE: The entire set of David Feldman S.A. auction catalogs can be viewed on their WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [41] 22 727.07.77   FAX [41] 22 727.07.78

E-Mail: Admin@DavidFeldman.com 

WebSite: http://www.DavidFeldman.com

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4th                     SANDAFAYRE (HOLDINGS) LTD.

                                (Knutsford, Cheshire, England: Auction Nº 7286)

 

3,371 Lots of Great Britain, the British Commonwealth, and General Foreign Postage Stamps and Covers. Highlights of the sale include:

 

~  Australia - Postage Dues: A comprehensive 1906-1957collection with a good range of complete sets and better values offered as individual lots.

 

~  China - The War Against Japan: an extensive range of scarce and elusive values from this complex period, including varieties offered as separate lots.

 

~  French Colonies - A wide-ranging collection offered as better individual items and single country collections, and including a fine range of New Hebrides issues with Covers.

 

~  Gambia - The 1935 ‘Jubilee’ Issue: An exceptional specialised collection offered as individual lots, and with a wide range of Stanley Gibbons listed and specialist varieties.

 

~  Germany - The Russian Zone: A comprehensive collection offered Province-by-Province from Berlin through to Thuringia, and including the scarce miniature sheets.

 

~  Somalia - An extensive and valuable collection offered as individual better items and complete sets, and including many expertised rare Air Post and Parcel Post items.

 

NOTE: The complete catalog for this auction is available on the Sandafayre

(Holdings) Ltd. WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [44] 1565 65.32.14   FAX [44] 1565 65.16.37

E-Mail: Stamp@Sandafayre.com 

WebSite: http://www.sandafayre.com

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4th - 5th            CHERRYSTONE PHILATELIC AUCTIONS  

                                (New York, NY: Auction No. 1218)

 

A comprehensive 1,556-Lot offering representing upscale important United States and Worldwide Postage Stamps, Postal History, Proofs, Essays and other rare and esoteric related philatelia at a public auction being conducted at their modern, conveniently located, mid-town Manhattan Cherrystone Auction Galleries, located at 119 West 57th Street, on the 3rd Floor, beginning daily promptly at 10:00 AM (Morning Sessions) and 1:00 PM (Afternoon Sessions).

 

The sale is highlighted by several specialized collections, to include:

 And dealers’ stocks, to include:

 

~ The M.C. Gilhasen Collection of Germany and the German Colonies.

~ The David Mace Collection of China, the Chinese Provinces, and Foreign Post Offices in China.

~ The George V. Shalimoff Award-Winning Collections of Russia.

 

~ Tuesday, 4th December, (Lot Nos. 4001-4801) - Morning Session (10:00 AM): United States, Autographs of Famous People (Marc Chagall, Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini, Napoléon Bonaparte, Astronaut Judith Resnik). Afghanistan-Austria, China, France and the French Colonies. Afternoon Session (1:00 PM): Germany and the German Colonies, Great Britain and the British Commonwealth.

 

~ Wednesday, 5th December, (Lot Nos. 4802-through-5118) - Morning Session (10:00 AM): Greece-Iran, German Offices in the Holyland, Italy and the Italian Colonies, Japan, Korea, Libya, México, Poland. Afternoon Session (1:00 PM): Russia, Switzerland, Tannu Tuva, Thailand, Yugoslavia, Large Lots and Collections.

 

NOTE: The entire Cherrystone Philatelic Auctions catalog can be viewed on their WebSite [see below]. Most of the single lots are accompanied by quality color scans, and Opening Prices are updated daily.

 

TEL (212) 977-7734     FAX (212) 977-8652

E-Mail: Info@CherrystoneAuctions.com    

WebSite: www.cherrystoneauctions.com

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4th - 5th            ROBERT A. SIEGEL AUCTION GALLERIES

                          (New York NY: Sale Nos. 1193 - 1194)

 

Two upscale public auctions featuring General Foreign Stamps and Postal History, the auction being conducted at their Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries located in mid-town Manhattan at their new offices located at 6 West 48th St. - 9th Floor, New York City.

 

~ Sale 1193 - Tuesday, 4th December - The Alfredo Frohlich Collection: The Evolution of Postal Systems in Panamá 1777-1881. The collection covers the entire history of the postal service in Panamá, from the Spanish Colonial period, through to the joining in of the Universal Postal Union. The exhibit is replete with the major Spanish Colonial rarities, British and French Postal Agencies, Forwarding and Route Agents, and numerous desirable covers sent ‘Via Panamá’, including several important United States usages.

 

~ Sale 1194 - Wednesday, 5th November - Worldwide Stamps and Postal History. The sale contains an assemblage of desirable worldwide stamps and covers, including a significant collection formed by the late William Negus Castor. In addition, the auction has an offering of Great Britain, with British Postal Museum and Archive Imprimaturs, and extensive British Commonwealth, including Long Island and the Middle East. Concluding the auction is an extensive group of Worldwide Collections and other Large Lots.

 

NOTE: The entire Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries catalogue can be viewed on their WebSite [see below].

                          

TEL (212) 753-6421   FAX (212) 753-6429                  

E-Mail: STrepel@SiegelAuctions.com  (Scott R. Trepel)

            JZuckerman@SiegelAuctions.com (John P. Zuckerman) 

            CLong@SiegelAuctions.com (Corey B. Long) 

WebSite:  https://siegelauctions.com

  

 

5th                     EASTERN AUCTIONS LTD.

                               (Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada)

 

A General Sale highlighted by Canada, Newfoundland (featuring Imperforates and Proofs), China, Germany, Korea, Russia and Württemberg. The British Commonwealth section includes better Australian States and Australia, the Falkland Islands and Great Britain.

 

NOTE: The entire Eastern Auctions Ltd. catalogue can be viewed on their WebSite [see below]:

 

TEL (506) 548-8986 or (800) 667-8267  

FAX (506) 546-6627 or (888) 867-8267

E-Mail: EasternAuctions@NB.aibn.com             

WebSite: http://www.easternstamps.com

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6th                     KARL PFANKUCH & CO.

                            (Braunschweig, Germany: Sale Nº 218)

 

A 2,781-Lot public auction of primarily comprehensive Germany and all of the German Areas, but also including a selection of other Europe and Overseas Areas. In addition, the sale also offers better Copper, Silver and Gold Coins (Lot Nos. 2206-2323).

 

NOTE: The entire Karl Pfankuch & Co. auction catalogue can be downloaded from their WebSite: [see below]

 

TEL [49] 531-45807   FAX [49] 531-44779

E-Mail: Info@Karl-Pfankuch.de

WebSite: http://www.Karl-Pfankuch.de 

 

 

6th                     SCHULZ-BRIEFMARKENAUKTIONEN

                                (Nürnberg, Germany: Sale Nº 185)

 

A comprehensive 6.649-Lot public auction of Germany, German Offices Abroad and German Colonies being conducted on the ground floor Theatre area at the Schulz-Briefmarkenauktionen Offices building, located at Frauentorgraben 73, in Nürnberg.

 

NOTE: The catalog for this sale is available on the Schulz-Briefmarkenauktionen WebSite in the German and English language texts [see below]

 

TEL [49] 40 33.71.57   FAX [49] 40 33.13.30

E-Mail: BriefmarkenSchulz@T-OnLine.de

WebSite: https://www.schulz-auktionen.de

 

 

6th                     STATUS INTERNATIONAL

                                (Sydney, Australia: Sale No. 347)

 

A 3,872-Lot public auction of the Australian States, Australia, and the Australian ,Areas, and including strong sections of other British Commonwealth, and General Foreign, the auction venue being located at their new Status International Offices premises located at 64 Parramatta Road, in Forest Lodge, NSW 2037t.

 

Australia philatelia covers the spectrum of the country’s issues, from the Roo’s, through to the modern scarcities. The Australian States has particular strength in the areas of New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria. The sale also includes impressive large sections of Collections, Accumulations, Wholesale Groupings, and other Large Lots.

 

There are 1,000s of lots of Worldwide Stamps, Covers and single country Collections with the British Empire well represented.

 

NOTE: The catalog for this auction is available on the Status International WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [61] 2 9267.4525   FAX [61] 2 9267.6124

E-Mail: Auction@StatusInt.com

WebSite: http://www.statusint.com

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7th                     GHIGLIONE 1885

                                (Genova, Italy)

 

A comprehensive public auction of Postage Stamps and Postal History highlighted by better Italian States, the Kingdom and the Republic of Italy, Italian Offices Abroad, Italian Colonies, San Marino, Vatican City, and General Worldwide Foreign.

 

NOTE: The entire Studio Filatelico Ghiglione auction catalogue can be viewed on their WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [39] 10 2473.530   FAX [39] 10 2473.295

E-Mail: Info@Ghiglione.it   or   Roberto@Ghiglione.it     

WebSite: http://www.ghiglione.it

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7th                     AUKTIONHAUS H.D. RAUCH GmbH ~

                          AUSTROPHIL BRIEFMARKEN AUKTION

                               (Vienna, Austria: Auction No. 171)

 

A 1,270-Lot public auction, primarily of specialized Austria and the Austrian Areas, and also including much other better General Foreign, the sale being conducted in the Auktionhaus H.H. Rauch Auktionssaal / Auction Galleries located at Habsburgergaße 1, in Vienna, beginning promptly at 9:30 AM.

 

NOTE: The complete catalog for this auction is available on the Auktionhaus H. H. Rauch GmbH WebSite in the German and English language texts [see below].

 

TEL [43] 1 533.33.12   FAX [43] 1 535.61.71

E-Mail: Austro@HDRauch.com 

WebSite: http://www.hdrauch.com 

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7th                     AUKTIONHAUS VEUSKENS

                                (Hildesheim, Germany: Sale Nº 104)

 

An 6,157-Lot primarily all-Germany and the German Areas Postage Stamps and Postal History public auction, the sale being conducted at the Auktionhaus Veuskens Auction Gallery, located at Max-Planck-Straße 10, in Hildesheim, starting promptly at 2:00 PM on that Friday, and at 1:00 PM on that Saturday.

 

In addition, the sale also offers better Copper, Silver and Gold Coins, and Medals, as well as Banknotes (Lot Nos. 7-165)

 

NOTE: The entire Auktionhaus Veuskens auction catalog can be viewed on their WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [49] 5121 999.00.90   FAX [49] 99.90.09.99

E-Mail: Info@Veuskens.de

WebSite: www.veuskens.de

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7th-8th              JENNES & KLÜTTERMANN

                             BRIEFMARKEN-AUKTIONEN

                                (Köln, Germany: Public Auction Nº 73)

 

An +11,5000 -Lot public auction highlighted by a fine and comprehensive selection of German States, Germany, German Offices Abroad, German Colonies, and Other Worldwide Postage Stamps, Postal History, Collections, Accumulations, Stocks, and other Large Lots, the sale being conducted at the Hotel Park Inn (http://www.pikcw.de/location-en.html), located at Innere Kanalstraße 15, Köln / Cologne, and commencing promptly at 10:00 AM.

 

A highlight of the sale is a 1,503-Lot consignment of better 1933-1990 German Covers and Postal Stationery. 

 

NOTE: The entire Jennes & Klüttermann Briefmarken-Auktionen catalog can viewed on their WebSite [see below]

 

TEL [49] 221 9.40.53.20   FAX [49] 221 9.40.53.26

E-Mail: Info@Jennes-und-Kluettermann.de

WebSite: http://www.jennes-und-kluettermann.de

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8th                     PETER FEUSER AUKTIONEN / SÜDPHILA

                                (Stuttgart, Germany: Sale No. 89)

 

A sale of German States and Germany Stamps and Postal History being sold at a public auction being conducted at their SüdPhila Offices, located at Haußmannstraße 30, in Stuttgart. The auction is offered in two separate catalogs:

 

NOTE: The entire Peter Feuser auction catalog can be viewed on their WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [49] 711 24.75.24   FAX [49] 711 23.51.08

E-Mail: Info@Feuser-Auktionen.de   or   Feuser-Auktionen@T-OnLine.de

WebSite: www.feuser-auktionen.de

 

 

8th                     FRIMÄRKSHUSET SKANDINAVISK FILATELI AB

                                (Stockholm, Sweden: Auction No. 148)

 

A 1,701-Lot public auction of Sweden primarily and Scandinavia,  but also incuding numerous other General Foreign, the sale being held at the Hotel Scandic Anglais, located at Humlegårdsgatan 23, in Stockholm.

 

The Coins section (Lot Nos. 945-1150) offers a strong selection of Sweden issues, including Ancient Coins dating in the 800s-1900s, as well as other Gold coins and Medals, and Banknotes.

 

NOTE: The entire Frimärkshuset Skandinavisk Filateli AB catalog can be viewed on their WebSite [see below].

 

TEL 011 [46] 8 661-7450

E-Mail: Info@Frimarkshuset.se

WebSite: www.Frimarkshuset.se

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8th                     AUKTIONSHAUS CHRISTOPH GÄRTNER

                                (Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany: Special Auction)

 

A specialized 419-Lot public auction taking place at the Schlosshotel Monrepos (https://www.schlosshotel-monrepos.de), in Ludwigsburg, and presenting the Peter Zgonc Collection of the British Occupations of New Guinea, Marshall Islands and Samoa (11:00 AM, Lot Nos. 1-61) and the Peter Zgonc Collection of the WWII Occupations of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, the Ukraine and Zara (1:00 PM, Lot Nos. 100-458).

 

NOTE: The entire Auktionhaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG auction catalogue can be viewed on their user-friendly German:English bilingual WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [49] 7142 789.400   FAX [49] 7142 789.410

E-Mail: Info@Auktionen-Gaertner.de 

WebSite: www.auktionen-gaertner.de

 

 

8th                     DANIEL F. KELLEHER CO. INC.

                                (Danbury, CT: Auction Nº 720)

 

An 577-Lot United States and General Foreign Collections, Dealers’ Stocks, Accumulations and other Large Lots sale, all being knocked-down at a public auction at the Daniel F. Kelleher Auction Galleries located at 4 Finance Drive in Danbury, Connecticut, beginning promptly at 10:00 AM on both days.

 

Highlights of the auction include several specialized collections:

 

~ The Henry C. Beck Collection.

~ The Dr. James J. Finley Collection.

~ The ‘FitzHolding of Zeppelin Flights.

~ Ireland and Extensive Worldwide.

~ The John Macyshyn Collection.

~ The Terrance Moskaluk Philatelic Estate.

~ The ‘ShoresStock of United States and Worldwide.

~ The ‘Waldorf’ Collection of Worldwide.

 

NOTE: The complete Daniel F. Kelleher Co. Inc. catalog listings are available on their WebSite [see below]:

 

TEL (781) 235-0990   FAX (781) 235-0945

E-Mail: Info@KelleherAuctions.com

WebSite: www.kelleherauctions.com

 

 

10th                   LUGDUNUM PHILATÉLIE

                                (Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon, France: Sale No. 108)

 

An esoteric selection of 768 upscale Worldwide Classical-era Postal History offering an excellent selection of France, the French Offices Abroad, and the French Colonies. The balance of the sale offers the rest of the world , which covers the spectrum of better General Foreign postal history.

 

NOTE: The entire Lugdunum Philatélie catalogue can be viewed on their WebSite in both in the French and English language texts [see below].

 

TEL [33] 4 72.16.00.23   FAX [33] 4 78.59.21.67

E-Mail: Lugdunum.Philatelie@Wanadoo.fr

WebSite: http://www.lugdunum-philatelie.com

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10th - 12th        INTERASIA AUCTIONS LIMITED

                                (Hong Kong: Public)

 

A 2,317-Lot series of upscale stamps and postal history sales of China and other Asia, the comprehensive listings offering very many rare and important items, all being knocked-down at a public auction taking place in the ‘‘Marina Room at the Excelsior Hotel (http://www.parklane.com.hk) located at 281 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.

 

The sale is presented in four individual, well illustrated and well-annotated auction catalogues:

 

~ Catalogue 1, 10th December (Lot Nos. 0001-0704) - The Olsson Olsson Collection of the ‘Large Dragon’ of  China, as well as the Ching Dynasty and the Republic of China, and the Special Purpose Stamps.

 

~ Catalogue 2, 11th December (Lot Nos. 1001-1667)- The People’s Republic of China and the Liberated Areas.

 

~ Catalogue 3, 11th December (Lot Nos. 2001-2420) - The Chinese Provinces.

 

~ Catalogue 4, 12th December (Lot Nos. 3001-3526) - The Stamps and Postal History of Hong Kong and the Treaty Ports

 

NOTE: The entire InterAsia Auctions Limited catalog can viewed on their WebSite [see below]

 

TEL [852] 2868.6046   FAX [852] 2868.6146

E-Mail: Info@InterAsia-Auctions.com

WebSite: http://www.interasia-auctions.com

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10th - 12th        SCHUYLER J. RUMSEY PHILATELIC AUCTIONS

                                (San Francisco, CA: Sale Nos. 83-84)

 

An 855-Lot United States and General Foreign Stamps and Postal History sale, being conducted at Schuyler Rumsey Philatelic Auctions Offices located at 47 Geary Street – Ste 500, San Francisco, beginning daily promptly at 10:00 AM.

 

Several specialized collections will be offered, to include the first portion of the Dr. Vernon Morris United States Fighting the Fed in Philadelphia: 1835-1868’ Exhibit Collection, and the Otis Bobbitt 1893 Columbia Stationery Issues Collection.

 

~ Sale Nº 83, 10th December (Lot Nos. 0001-0430) - United States Stamps and Postal History plus Worldwide including the Dr. Vernon Morris and Otis Bobbitt Collections. Also included are the Waterbury CT Fancy Cancels, the only recorded 1847 Issue cover forwarded by Favors Express, a Sc 17 mint NH pair Graded 100 and a Sc 482A used graded XF 90J.  

 

~ Sale Nº 84, 11th-12th December (Lot Nos. 1001-2425) - Foreign Stamps and Covers Auction featuring Nova Scotia Postal History (incl provinces transit mail), specialized México, Uruguay and Philatelic Literature. 

 

NOTE: The entire Schuyler Rumsey Philatelic Auctions catalogue can be viewed on their WebSite [see below].

 

TEL (415) 781-5127   FAX (415) 781-5128

E-Mail: SRumsey@RumseyAuctions.com 

WebSite: http://www.rumseyauctions.com     

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11th                   SANDAFAYRE (HOLDINGS) LTD.

                                (Knutsford, Cheshire, England: Auction Nº 4287)

 

3,641 Lots of Great Britain, the British Commonwealth, and General Foreign Postage Stamps and Covers. Highlights of the sale include:

 

~  Fiji - A mint and used collection with many complete sets and better items offered as individual lots, and with several balance collections.

 

~  Somalia - A nice selection of scarce B.O.B. issues, including the Postage Dues and Money Order stamps offered as individual lots.

 

NOTE: The complete catalog for this auction is available on the Sandafayre

(Holdings) Ltd. WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [44] 1565 65.32.14   FAX [44] 1565 65.16.37

E-Mail: Stamp@Sandafayre.com 

WebSite: http://www.sandafayre.com

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11th                   SOLER y LLACH SUBASTAS INTERNACIONALES

                                (Barcelona, Spain: Public Auction Nº 710) 

 

A special 1,245-Lot Special auction of Spain and the Spanish Colonies Stamps and Postal History .

 

The very comprehensive Spain section includes every possible aspect of that country’s philatelia, ranging from the Pre-Adhesive and Classic eras, through to the Modern and Back-of-the-Book philatelia, and including Proofs and Essays, Telegraph Stamps, Locals, and the Postal History of the Spanish Civil War.

 

The Spanish Offices and Spanish Colonies sections include in-depth representations of Spanish Administration Andorra, French Administration of Andorra, Cape Juby, Cuba. Elobey, Fernando Poo, Ifni, the Philippines, Rio de Oro, Spanish Morocco, Spanish Guinea, the Spanish Sahara, and Tangiers. 

 

NOTE: The catalog for this Soler y Llach Subastas Internacionales, S.A.  auction is available for viewing on their WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [34] 93 201-8733   FAX [34] 93 202-3306

E-Mail: SyL@SoleryLlach.com 

Website: http://www.soleryllach.com

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12th                   ATHENS AUCTIONS

                                (Athens, Greece: Sale Nº 63)

 

A 2,447-Lot sale consisting primarily of Greece and the Greek Areas, as well as other Worldwide areas Postage Stamps and Postal , the offering being in a well-illustrated English:Greek bilingual catalog.

 

The sale will be conducted on that Wednesday at the Hilton - Athens Hotel (http://www1.hilton.com/en_US/hi/hotel/ATHHITW-Hilton-Athens/index.do), located at 46 Vassilissis Sofias Avenue., in the heart of Athens, the sale commencing at 6:00 PM

 

The sale will be conducted at the Athens Auction Offices, located at Pindarou 7 & Alexandrou 2, in Athens.

 

NOTE: Auction agent attendance services will not be available for this sale.

 

NOTE: The Athens Auctions catalogue can be viewed on their facilitative WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [30] 210 3.25.01.73   or   Mobile: [30] 694 7.12.25.14

FAX [30] 21 3.25.01.96

E-Mail: AthensAuctions@AthensAuctions.gr

WebSite: http://stampcircuit.com/athensauctions

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12th                   ROBERT A. SIEGEL AUCTION GALLERIES

                          (New York NY: Sale Nº 1195)

 

An important 422-Lot sale of the Richard E. Drews Collection of the United States 1861-1868 Issues, the auction being conducted at their Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries located in mid-town Manhattan at their new offices located at 6 West 48th St. - 9th Floor, New York City.

 

Richard Drews’ Collection of the United States 1861-1868 Issues unarguably is the most comprehensive of the Civil War and early Reconstruction era stamps ever assembled. The sale offers the off-cover portion of the Drews’ collection, and is replete with rare Essays and Proofs, used and unused blocks, and extensive studies of the grilled issues.

 

NOTE: The entire Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries catalogue can be viewed on their WebSite [see below].

                          

TEL (212) 753-6421   FAX (212) 753-6429                  

E-Mail: STrepel@SiegelAuctions.com  (Scott R. Trepel)

            JZuckerman@SiegelAuctions.com (John P. Zuckerman) 

            CLong@SiegelAuctions.com (Corey B. Long) 

WebSite:  https://siegelauctions.com

 

 

14th - 15th        RARITAN STAMPS INC.

                                (Dayton, NJ: Auction No. 80)

 

1,162 Lots of United States and General Worldwide Foreign Postage Stamps and Postal History, including key and otherwise desirable and/or esoteric material highlighted by several specialized selections

 .

The United States and its Areas (Lot Nos. 152-228) offers 1879-1938 issues, as well as a comprehensive range of 1970s-2010s Modern Errors incl Sc 1414B, 1575B and 1622Cd. Also included is a nice selection of Die and Plate Proofs: the 1893 Columbians, 1894 Bureau Issues, 1901 Pan-American Commemoratives and 1902-1903 1¢-$5 Definitives.

 

The Great Britain and British Commonwealth sections (Lot Nos. 229-291) includes 

Great Britain QV and QEII stamps in premium quality, two Australia £2 Kangaroo’s stamps with Multiple Crown watermark, and the SG 115 Papua 3p bright green and sepia /yellowish paper Air Post stamp. 

 

There is a comprehensive Russia selection, Germany area items are represented by the Third Reich (w/ range of Stamp Booklets), Offices Abroad and German Colonies, Danzig and Memel material, and single lots and collections of the WWII Occupation of the Baltic States.

 

Asian Countries include the philatelia of Bhutan, China, Indonesia, North Korea, Laos, Mongolia, Nepal, Tannu Tuva and South Vietnam. The worldwide lots represent Austria, Bulgaria, Crete, Czechoslovakia, Finland, France and the French Territories, Hungary, Italy and the Italian Colonies, Liberia, México, Poland, Portuguese Colonies, Vatican City, Venezuela and Yugoslavia.

 

NOTE: The entire Raritan Stamps Inc. auction catalogue can be viewed on their WebSite [see below].

 

TEL (732) 422-2124   FAX (732) 422-2125

E-Mail: Info@RaritanStamps.com    

WebSite: http://www.raritanstamps.com

 

 

15th                   BIELEFELDER BRIEFMARKEN + MÜNZEN

                              AUKTIONSHAUS

                               (Bielfeld, Germany: Auction No. 82)

 

A comprehensive 2,576-Lot offering of fine German States, Germany, German Offices Abroad, German Occupations, and German Colonies Postage Stamps, Postal History, and Collections; the sale also incls better General Foreign, all being offered  at their premises located at Windelsbleicher Straße 174, in Bielfeld.

 

TEL [49] 521 43.19.43   FAX [49] 521 44.59.13

E-Mail: Stelzer-Bielfeld@T-OnLine.de      

WebSite: http://www.bielefelder-auktion.de

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15th                   AUKTIONSHAUS CHRISTOPH GÄRTNER

                                (Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany: Special Auction -

                                Vienna)

 

A specialized public auction featuring specialized Austria and the Austrian Territories being conducted at the premises of Auktionhaus H.H. Rauch Auktionssaal / Auction Galleries, located at Habsburgergaße 1, in Vienna.

 

NOTE: The entire Auktionhaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG auction catalogue can be viewed on their user-friendly German:English bilingual WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [49] 7142 789.400   FAX [49] 7142 789.410

E-Mail: Info@Auktionen-Gaertner.de 

WebSite: www.auktionen-gaertner.de

 

 

15th                   TROPICAL STAMPS INC.

                                (Ft. Lauderdale, FL: Sale No. 207)

 

A 2,757-Lot public auction of the United States General Foreign public auction being conducted at the Tropical Stamps Auction Gallery located at 5170 North Federal Highway (just North of Commercial Blvd) – Suite 2, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, beginning promptly at 1:00 PM.

 

The sale incls numerous moderate value quality items, as well as scarcer singles and sets, and with issues ranging from the classics to the modern, and with varied Back-of-the-Book section.

 

The General Foreign section offers a very wide variety of worldwide issues ranging from the better to the scarcer, and a review of the  offerings could prove to be of value to the general collector or dealer.

 

TEL (954) 351-9794, Toll-Free (800) 634-0666  

FAX (954) 351 0941

E-Mail: TropStamps@aol.com

WebSite: www.TropicalStamps.com

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16th                   TAKAHASHI STAMP COMPANY  

                                (Tokyo, Japan: Public Auction Nº 627)

 

Over 400 Lots in an all-Japan public auction offered in a Japanese-language catalog; although in the Japanese-language, the lot listings are profusely illustrated, and are simple to decipher. The sales venue is located at the Takahashi Stamp Company Offices, located in the Shintaro Building - 4th Floor, at 6-6-19 Ginza, Chuo-ku, in Tokyo.

 

Highlights of the sale include very strong sections of classic-era postage stamps and postal history. Although currently not listed on their WebSite (see below), plans to include auction lot listing on the Internet are planned.

 

NOTE: Auction agent attendance services will not be available for this sale.

 

TEL: [81] 3 573-5370   FAX: [81] 3 3572-0661

E-Mail: TakahashiStamp@Nifty.com or Kenjiro6985@Nifty.com

WebSite: http://www.takahashistamp.com

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18th                   DOROTHEUM GmbH & CO. KG

                                (Vienna, Austria: Auction Nº 7145)

 

A 1,233-Lot public auction of Austria, European, and other Worldwide Stamps and Postal History. The sale will be conducted at 10:00 AM on that Tuesday and Wednesday in the ‘Ludwigstorff Room’ at the historic  Palais Dorotheum Building offices, located at Dorotheergaße 17, in Vienna, beginning promptly at 10:00 AM.

 

Strong in Austria and the Austrian Areas Postage Stamps and Postal History, the sale also includes much in the way of General Foreign, primarily from the European Areas.

 

NOTE: The entire Dorotheum GmbH. auction catalog can be viewed on the auctioneer's WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [43] 1 515.60.297   FAX [43] 1 515.60.348)

E-Mail: Stamps@Dorotheum.at        

WebSite: https://www.dorotheum.com/auktionen

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18th - 20th        DANIEL F. KELLEHER CO. INC.

                               (Danbury, CT: Auction Nº 721)

 

Continuing the auctioneer’s ‘Flagship Series’ of sales, 2,377 Lots of United States and General Foreign Postage Stamps, Postal History, Collections and other Large Lots, all being knocked-down at a public auction at the new Daniel F. Kelleher Auction Galleries located at 22 Shelter Oak Lane - Building ‘C’ in Danbury, Connecticut, beginning promptly at 9:00 AM on that Wednesday, and at 10:00 AM

 

Highlights of the auction includes several specialized collections:

 

~ The Henry C. Beck New Hampshire Postal History Collection, including Civil War Patriotics

~ The ‘BocaCollection of Great Britain and Germany and Their Areas: Part II

~ The ‘FitzHolding Part I: Ireland, Extensive Aerophilately and Worldwide

~ The ’ShoresStock of United States Stamps and Covers

 ~ The ‘TamiamiCollection of the Australian States

 

NOTE: The complete Daniel F. Kelleher Co. Inc. catalog listings are available on their WebSite [see below]:

 

TEL (781) 235-0990   FAX (781) 235-0945

E-Mail: Info@KelleherAuctions.com

WebSite: www.kelleherauctions.com

 

 

20th                   IBERPHIL SUBASTA FILATELIA

                                (Madrid, Spain)

 

A comprehensive 1,603-Lot offering of Spain and the Spanish Areas, and General Foreign Collections and other Large Lots, the public auction being conducted at the Meliá Castilla Hotel (http://www.melia.com/en/hotels/spain/madrid/melia-castilla/photos-and-videos.html), located at Pintor Joan Maragall 43 (formerly Calle Capitán Haya) 4, in Madrid.

 

The auction lots are available for viewing beginning 17th-19th April and until just before the auction at the IberPhil Auctions Offices located at Francisco Gervás 14, in Madrid. 

 

NOTE: Auction agent attendance services will not be available for this sale.

 

NOTE: The complete catalog for this auction is available on the IberPhil WebSite [see below].

 

TEL [34] 91 548.0799   FAX [34] 91 541.6070

E-Mail: Info@IberPhil.com

WebSite: http://www.iberPhil.com

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Charles E. Cwiakala

Mark C. Cwiakala

Philatelic Auction Agents

1527 S. Fairview Avenue

Park Ridge, IL 60068-5211 U.S.A

TEL / FAX: (847) 823-8747

Mobile: (847) 204-8747

E-Mail: CECwiakala@aol.com

WebSite: www.cwiakala.com

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