New Arrivals - February 2019
Post Cards - about 2,500 - early 20th century
Illustrated Advertising / Trade Cards - nice group of mostly local businesses
Postal History & Ephemera - many interesting items
Scott Classic Worldwide Hardcover Catalogues - 2003 through 2009. Each has catalogue values for all pre-1940 worldwide stamps, also gives prices for stamps on cover and for never hinged for many countries, original retail $125+, prices for each range from $35 to $65 depending on year.
Bohemia-Moravia Collection - 162 stamps in complete sets, mint, never hinged in original stockbook. Original cost $100, stamps catalogue value $66.55 net $39
France Art / Paintings Collection - 95 different M NH VF in nice KRK stockbook. Stamps alone CV $125 net $55
Japan Mint Sheet Lot - in sheet file - 18 different, most 2 sheet of each VF NM many topical and cpl sets catalogue value $249.50 net $75.
US Stamp Collections - We have recently acquired two comprehensive US stamp collections. These contain many classics plus many Washington Franklins. Pre-1935 commemorative and regular issues, early airmails, officials, parcel post, duck stamps and other back of book. These will be available at the office and at the shows.
US Postage @ Below Face Value
$25 Face Value for $20
$100 Face Value for $70
$200 or more Face Value @ 65% of Face
2018 - 10th Annual Auction
Our 10th Auction is scheduled for November 10, 2018 at 11 AM. Please click the auction catalog link for the auction terms and a complete listing of lots that will be available, descriptions, and estimates. Remote / telephone bidding is also available.
OPENING BIDS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!
More Auction Highlights
Lot #169 - 1863 U.S. Civil War Cover and Illustrated letter
Cover is franked with #65, tied by blue Norfolk, VA C.D.C, to N.Y.C. Enclosure is three page legible handwritten letter, signed by William W. Disoway, killed by gunshot wounds 3 ½ months later. Highlight is detailed by hand drawn map of Army Camp near Portsmouth, VA. A great historical document of the Civil War Era! (scan is not as clear as letter is)
Lot #178 - U.S. #628 FDC
1926 5¢ Ericksson Memorial Roessler Cachet, Chicago VF
Lot #263 - 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition admissions tickets
Two different, including children’s and Chicago Day – nice condition (scans showing fronts and backs)
Lot #304 - 1907 Patriotic Embossed, Uncle Sam and U.S. Flag
Very Fine F.C. Loundsbury A GEM!
Lot #305 - 1907 Jamestown Expo 2 different Postcards
Lot #403 - U.S. Imperf Essay Block of 9 XF