Lot 2821 oNew Zealand, Chalon Issue Balance, 1864-71, of 32 used stamps each with Odenweller certificate; includes S.G. 97-98, 100, 105, 110-111, 120-121, 122a, 124-125, 128, 130, 131c, 132a, 133 & 136, includes a nice array of shades and paper varieties; condition mixed with many sound items throughout, worth evaluation.
SG No. 97//136; £5,491 ($7,220) Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 2822 /oNew Zealand, Back-of-the-Book Group, of better singles and sets on stockcards; includes Life Insurance with 1891 set of 6 used (ACS <156>1/6 cat $750), Postage Dues with a couple of 1899 used sets, and Postal Fiscals including 1880 simplified set of 2sh-5sh issues mint (ACS P7-P11 cat $1,300) and other simplified sets mostly used, few used high value Officials, etc.; strong overall catalog value; evaluation a must.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 2823 oNorway, Collection, 1979-2003, used on Lighthouse hingeless pages, appears complete for period less a half dozen items, most with c.d.s. or socked-on-the-nose cancels, many with tab or margin number singles, very attractive, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 2824 /oPalestine, Accumulation, of more than 4,000 mint & used stamps including Scott #1 (2 mint, one signed Bloch, and one used).
Estimate $600 - 800.
Lot 2825 /oPoland, Collection, to 1939, a strong old-time collector’s collection of nearly all used on nicely filled set of pages, starts with useful array of "Poczta-Polska" overprints including varieties, also note the Lublin issue inverted overprints used, assorted Cracow overprints used (some good and signed, some bad), also the Eagle inverted overprints nearly complete including the 50h and 90h (each signed), the 1921 Red Cross surcharges, 1938 Mail Coach S/S perf and imperf used, 1938 Stratosphere S/S used, also Russian Government in Warsaw with a beautiful #1 tied on piece, etc., usual mixed condition but generally F-VF.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 2826 /oPoland, Collection, quality, highly complete collection, beginning with better quality first issues including a lovely used #1, followed by an impressive, highly complete run from there to 1965 without duplication, stored in a binder on nice specialized album pages, other highlights like mint #16-26, 41-49, 51-52, 72, 77-78, 81-92, 109-120, 830 souvenir sheet, B29 souvenir sheet (perf. and imperf.), B31 & B35 souvenir sheets, imperf. souvenir sheet for 761-763 set, and compl. sheets of 4 for 1748-1755, used #30-40, 61-71, and much more; A very impressive collection with much n.h.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.