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From 0919 - Cherrystone Auctions - October 3, 2019

Lot 2075 - 1930 Zeppelin Issue 65c-$2.60 sheets of 50, well centered, mostly n.h., each sheet with a couple of thin spots, l.h. in margins away from the stamps, few hinge reinforced and occasional perf. telescoping, fresh and mostly v.f. set of Zeppelin sheets (Cat No. C13-15)....Est.$100,000 Currently US$ 90,000

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From Mail Auction - Vance Auctions - October 9, 2019

Lot 4954 - 2, Two Pence Scarlet Vermilion mint single with outstanding deep rich colour, nice clear impression, four large to huge margins. VF, small part OG, small crease entirely in right margin. Has 2013 Greene Foundation Certificate. A RARE CLASSIC MINT STAMP THAT IS MISSING IN MOST COLLECTIONS....50,000.00

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From The Medicus Collection - No Buyer's Premium - Free Shipping - Paradise Valley Stamp Company - Oct. 11, 2019

Lot 116 - BASEL, 1845, 2½r BLACK CRIMSON & BLUE - THE BASEL DOVE - USED, #3L1, pos. 10 from the second printing, great colors and with full margins three sides, just in at bottom, red Basel d.s., partially filled thin at upper center on back, a most appealing example of this much sought after issue, with 2009 APS cert., cat. $15,500.00, Zumstein #8 @ CHF17,500.00....$600 Currently US$ 625

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From The 7th Tour de Cure Auction - Droege - American Diabetes Association Sale - June 14, 2019

Lot 3 - A rare single-franking use of the 90¢ 1861 Issue to pay the double rate to China on a colorful cover to Shanghai sent via Southampton, England

DESCRIPTION
90¢ Blue (72), beautifully centered, deep shade, tied by two strikes of Philadelphia 12-bar grid in circle cancel on buff cover addressed to John M. Nixon, Jr., care of Blain, Tate & Co. in Shanghai, China, red Philadelphia Paid” foreign-mail office circular datestamp very faintly struck (as often for this office in this period),....Suggested Bid Est. $20,000
Fair Marke Sold for US$ 16,000

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