• Login (enter your user name) and Password

    Please Login. You are NOT Logged in.

  • To see new sales and other StampAuctionNetwork news in your Facebook newsfeed then Like us on Facebook!

Login to Use StampAuctionNetwork.
New Member? Click "Register".

StampAuctionNetwork Extended Features

StampAuctionNetwork Channels

You are not logged in. Please Login so that we can determine your registration status with this firm. If you have never registered, please register by selecting [Membership.Register] and check the box for this auction firm if you want to bid with them. Then Login. Listen to Live Audio!


click on the image for full size image and description Feature Lot.

Lot 552 - The incomparable "Rush" cover, described by Philip H. Ward, Jr. as "the most important cover known to American philately"


10¢ Black (2), Positions 55-60L, horizontal strip of six with inter-pane sheet margin at right, Position 57L (third stamp from left) is the "Harelip" plate variety, mostly full to large margins except at bottom center where just barely into framelines, tied by multiple strikes of red "5" numeral in circle cancel with....E. $ 400,000-500,000 Sold for US$ 510,000

(Link to this Lot in the Catalog for Bidding)

Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries, Inc. Sale - 1228

The William H. Gross Collection: United States 1847 First Issue - October 27-29, 2020

The William H. Gross Collection of United States 1847 Issues in totality is, by any measure, the most comprehensive and certainly most valuable, ever formed. With this upcoming sale the Gross 1847 collection will now be fully dispersed. The October 27-29 auction is filled with an extraordinary offering of proof material, unused singles, magnificent used examples with an emphasis on unusual shades, distinctive cancellations and a wealth of postal history usages, including the legendary “Waukegan” and “Rush” covers.

Session One (lots 1-209): Tuesday, October 27, 2020, at 1:30 p.m.
Session Two (lots 209-359): Wednesday, October 28, 2020, at 1:30 p.m.
Session Three (lots 360-563): Thursday, October 29, 2020, at 1:30 p.m.

For more information please contact us at:

Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries, Inc.
6 West 48th Street, 9th Floor
New York, New York 10036
Phone: (212) 753-6421
Fax: (212) 753-6429

To request more information by email. stamps@siegelauctions.com

Visit our Home Page at Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries, Inc.

Terms and Conditions.
Watch the Public Auction in Progress...
Your registration has been sent to the Auction Firm. Bidding is pending approval.
Listen to the Public Auction Broadcast.
Please note that sales or use tax will be added at the appropriate rate to the total purchase price (including the buyer's premium) for lots delivered to buyers in New York, California, Pennsylvania and Texas. Buyers with valid resale certificates should provide our firm with the required documentation before the sale. Lots shipped to states other than NY, CA, PA and TX may be subject to sales or use tax. Buyers are responsible for any compensating use tax assessed at any time by any state. Buyers in countries outside the U.S. are obliged to pay all customs duty on purchases, based on an accurate declaration of value.
To download the entire catalog as a zipped DBF file. 1228.ZIP as a PDF file. 1228.PDF

Table of Contents

Back to Stamp Auction Network

StampAuctionCentral and StampAuctionNetwork are
Copyright © 1994-2019 Droege Computing Services, Inc.
All Rights Reserved.
Back to Top of Page