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August, 2019

Harmer-Schau Auction Galleries, Inc. - APS Summer Show Public Auction - August 1-4, 2019 The APS show is scheduled for August 1-4 at the APS Auction at the CHI Health Center Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska. The auction will be held in 4 sessions consisting of 1707 lots.

The 1st session on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. will contain 351 lots which will begin with a small Coin and Currency section. It will continue with 340+ Foreign and British Commonwealth singles featuring China, Germany with Offices & Colonies; Italy; Mexico with Airmails, and Great Britain.

The 2nd session on Friday at 6:00 p.m. will contain over 640 U.S. single lots. It will begin with the James Buchanan "The Gentleman from Pennsylvania" Exhibit formed by Bill Dipaolo. It will feature a strong representation of 19th Century Free Franks of prominent political figures including seven Presidents and Queen Victoria; historic letters with covers dealing with the political climate of the period and much more 19th Century postal history. The highlights will include 1861 Pony Express cover; Abraham Lincoln 1862 Free Frank; and the only know cover from the Second Walker Invasion. The U.S. singles will be highlighted by "Essays and Proofs", and will feature the largest known multiple of the 1869 1¢, mint block of 48, Scott #112, along with Confederate States, and Possessions with Hawaii including Numerals.

The 3rd session of 365 lots on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. will begin with Autographs including a section of Astronaut signatures on covers, It will continue with a U.S. "Collections & Various" section of 250 lots with "Postage and Modern Collections", grouping of "Back-of-the-Book", with a separate Revenue section highlighted by Match & Medicine collections; "U.S. Possessions" featuring Hawaii; 50 "Postal History" lots; "First Day and Cachet Maker" group including a separate selection of "Space Related Cachets & Autographs"; "Postcards" featuring U.S., and "Ephemera".

The 4th session will be on Sunday at 10:00 a.m. and consist of 440 Worldwide collections. This will begin with Commonwealth country and general collections. The country lots will be highlighted by Great Britain, and Canada. This will be followed by Commonwealth general collections, 200+ Foreign country collections highlighted by China, Germany, Italy with extensive Offices & Colonies, and Mexico. The Foreign general collections will be highlighted by a high-end stock, and intact collection; first estimated at $18,000-$20,000, and the second at $15,000-$18,000. The auction will end with 80+ Worldwide collections including a Topical section, and a Postal History highlighted by Zeppelin collections.
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Cherrystone Auctions - Rare Stamps and Postal History of the World - August 6-7, 2019 Our August 6-7, 2019 Auction is now online and will be held in our New York City galleries and on CherrystoneLive. There are 1,668 lots of rare Stamps and Postal History of the World - properties of numerous vendors and estates sold by their order. We begin with United States, followed by Austria, Belgium, France and Colonies, Germany and Colonies, German World War II Occupation Issues, Italy and Colonies, Liechtenstein, Poland, Russia, Spain, Switzerland and Scandinavian Countries. British Commonwealth is well represented with strength in Victoria and George V singles and sets. Also noteworthy is Colombia with a complete set of the 1920 Scadta vignettes unused and on individual covers. There is also a selection of Ethiopia, additional South and Central America, Asia and rest of the world. This auction concludes with 100+ large lots and collections, which range from single country collections to multi-carton worldwide groups of stamps and covers. Live Internet bidding is available through our website www.cherrystoneauctions.com (via CherrystoneLIVE). A limited number of printed catalogues are available on request. Dynamic Internet Bidding at StampAuctionNetwork.

Modern Stamps, Inc. - Public Auction #476 - No Buyer's Fee - August 10, 2019 Public Auction #476 includes 545 Lots without Hidden Reserves. This Sale includes Collections of U.S. Stamps, plus World Wide Single Stamps and Sets, Country Collections, Accumulations, Covers and "Box Lots". Sale Highlights Include Early U.S. Issues, U.S. "Postage" Lots and U.S. Mint Sheets. This Sale also includes World Wide Small Lots and Collections from British Commonwealth, Canada, China, France (and Colonies), Great Britain, Germany, Iraq and North Borneo. There is a Wide Selection of Country Collections & Accumulations (Over 100 Lots), Plus Some "Cinderella" Items (Not Listed by Scott). There are many Better "Box Lots", Unsorted Mixtures and Accumulations (U.S. and World Wide). Something of interest for almost every collector can be found in this Sale. NO BIDDER'S FEE IS ADDED TO THE INVOICE. All Lots Sold to the High Bidder at an Increment Over the Second High Bid. PHONE BIDDING DURING THE AUCTION CAN BE SCHEDULED. Dynamic Internet Bidding at StampAuctionNetwork.

Daniel F. Kelleher Auctions, LLC - Flagship sale of U.S., British and Worldwide Stamps and Postal History - August 13-15, 2019 3-day public auction with over 2200 lots, including:

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Stampbay, Inc - India Exclusive Public Auction - August 17, 2019 We are glad to announce our 2nd India Exclusive Auction on August 17th. Bids will be accepted by mail, email and through StampAuctionNetwork. Live bidding begins 7:00am PST. This is a specialized British India sale with items covering all aspects of Indian Philately and includes several elusive items. We have kept the initial starting bids much below the low estimates.

Here are some highlights of our August 17th auction:

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Rasdale Stamp Company - Worldwide Public Auction - August 17-18, 2019 Welcome to the 441st Public Auction. The first session has a wonderful assotment of material. The highlights from our accumulations, collections, stocks section are the Germany and German Area Collections and the French Area in Scott Specialty albums. Be sure to check the French Balloon Monte Cover collection. This sale also presents several dozen coin and/or currency lots and there are numerous lots of space topical material, civil war era memorabilia, and autographs. The second session highlights include a wide array of booklets from many countries, a nice selection of French, Italy and German area stamps and sets. In the single cover section be sure to check the space covers, many with autographs, as well as zeppelin flight covers, and Polish covers.
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Dutch Country Auctions / The Stamp Center - Public Auction - September 13-14, 2019 We look forward to Auction 324, our September sale. It is our largest ever in both volume and value. We have some excellent cover lots featuring New York postal history, foreign destination covers, about 40,000 event covers, WWII APOs, postal history, postal stationery, FDCs (U.S. & WW) and the cherry on the cake is the postcard section filled with a great selection of exceptional Halloween cards!

Our U.S. stamp section has many quality singles and a great variety of larger lots. A few standouts in the coin section include an 1856 AU50 Flying Eagle cent, 1916 and 1918 over 7 Standing Liberty quarters, 1795 Bust half, 1803 Bust dollar, 1803 over 2 $5 gold & multiple Iranian gold coins.

Worldwide stamps include great singles, accumulations and collections. We have the Austrian WIPA sheet, Belgian Orval set, Bermuda keyplates, Cambodia Musical Instruments, China #47-55, PRC #620-627, many better France, Gabon #5, Germany (too many to list!), Great Britain plate singles of #1 and #2, #93, excellent Ireland, seldom seen Lithuania, New Britain #41, Romania #2, Russia #2 and more!

The balance of this auction is loaded with better large value. Please take a look, maybe there is something for you! Dynamic Internet Bidding at StampAuctionNetwork.

Raritan Stamps, Inc. - Specialized Soviet Union Auction - September 13-14, 2019 Raritan Stamps, Inc. - Live Bidding Auction #83, September 13-14, 2019.

The Sale contains 842 lots, it is representing two Russian Specialized Collections.
The first one is the John H. Avtsin Collection of Soviet Union Postal Advertising Labels of 1923-29, the other one is the Michael Pipe Collection of the Soviet Union of 1923-91.

The Postal Advertising Labels Collection contains 122 lots of unused or used labels, including 53 postal history items. The most valuable items are:

The Michael Pipe Soviet Union Collection (Lots #123-842) presents the first-class rarities acquired within several decades of active collecting, including a dozen items, which had never been offered to the public, such as: Dynamic Internet Bidding at StampAuctionNetwork.

Cherrystone Auctions - Rare Stamps and Postal History of the World - September 17-18, 2019 Welcome to our September 17-18 Sale, to be held at our New York City galleries. There are 1,522 lots of rare stamps and postal history of the World, featuring properties of numerous vendors and estates sold by their order. ÿA selection of United States, including the Unique Double Franking Brattleboro Provisional,ÿfollowed by Austria, Belgium, specialized Carpatho-Ukraine and Baltic Countries, Asia, France and Colonies, Germany and Colonies, Italian Area, specialized Liechtenstein, Spain, South Americaÿand Scandinavian countries. There are strong sections ofÿPoland, with numerous ex-Mikulski items, as well as Russia, with rare proofs and essays. Great Britain and British Commonwealth are well represented and there are numerous flightÿcovers of the world, with selections of Zeppelin dispatches. The sale concludes with the usual selection of large lots, which range from single country collections to multi-carton worldwide groups of stamps and covers. Live Internet bidding is available through our website www.cherrystoneauctions.com (via CherrystoneLIVE). A limited number of printed catalogues are available on request. Preview of lots at our 57th Street galleries by appointment. Please note that this four-session auction (at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. each day) takes place live on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 17th and September 18th, 2019 at our New York 57th Street Auction Galleries and on CherrystoneLive (www.cherrystoneauctions.com/live). Lots will be on view at our galleries on Monday, September 17th, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Other viewing times are available by appointment. Dynamic Internet Bidding at StampAuctionNetwork.

Colonial Stamp Company - Fall 2019 - September 26, 2019 Our Fall 2019 Public Auction features over 1550 lots spanning the Classic Empire 1840-1935. Great Britain includes a mint 4d carmine Q Victoria on bluish, wmkd Small Garter, while the Officials section has a 10d K Edward VII “O.W. Official” of which only 134 were sold! Cyprus has a nice G.B. used in Larnaca – one of 3 known. Egypt has a full set of the Port Fouad overprints and the 1932 U.P.U. set. Australia features five £2 Kangaroos and quite a few Postage Due rarities. Cook Islands has the very rare 1d imperf between. We have a few “G.R.I.” occupation issues of note. There is a nice, big, New Zealand section and some rare Penrhyn Island items. Basutoland has a rare key Official (signed T. Allen!). Cameroons has a nice “C.E.F.” used set and a 2/- on 2M with the inverted “s” variety. Cape of Good Hope has a 4d wood-block with the re-touched corner, a Mafeking 3d mint of which few exist. Gold Coast weighs in with at Q Victoria 20/- used (!) and a used K George V £2. We offer 40 large Madagascar Consular Mail stamps – some are ex-Joseph Oaster. Mauritius has big section of Express Mail varieties. New Republic has quite a few rare varieties on offer. There are Sierra Leone Elephants to the £5, strong ogo and lots of Zanzibar varieties. Canada has a nice #1 used with a bottom sheet-margin, a 1¢ Large Queen on laid paper, superb examples of the $3 and $4 Jubilees plus 50¢ K Edward VII. Falklands has a 5/- yellow-orange Penguin that is never hindged! Barbados shows a rare mint 1/-violet (aniline) Q Victoria and an unsevered pair of the 1d on half of a 5/- Hong Kong has a $10 K Edward VII used. Dynamic Internet Bidding at StampAuctionNetwork.