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Sale 97: The Westpex Sale

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Manchukuo to Nepal

Lots 2919-2928 Lots 2929-2938 Lots 2939-2948 Lots 2949-2957

Lot 2919 /o   

Manchukuo, Collection, country virtually complete (Scott $1,318+), mostly used, nice condition, popular area.
Estimate    $300 - 400.

Realized: $425

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Lot 2920    

Mexico, 1875-76 Mexico Hidalgo covers to or via USA, group of 9 with seven Hidalgo franked uses with five New Orleans "Ship" uses and two via New York, two were to France; and two Mexican Wells Fargo uses to US; some mixed condition, F.-V.F.
Estimate    $300 - 400.

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Realized: $850

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Lot 2921 o   

Mexico, Collection, 1856-1940, used housed in Scott album; with early 1856-67 issues approaching completion with additional cancellation study of the first and second Hidalgo issues with a few bisect & quadrisect usages on piece, additional 1866 Maximillians, 1872 Profile issues with good watermark issues, 1884 Medalions including scarce 5p & 10p high values present, some nice Numerals, Mulitas including 10p first issue (256), Sonora issues with variety, five 1914 Torreon issues on piece present, 1914 GSM monogram set complete (370-380), good to fair showing of later issues, Airmails including 5p National University, a good showing of Officials, etc.; nice material throughout, accompanied by nine certificates, owner's cat $8,530 not including officials.
Estimate    $1,500 - 2,000.

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Realized: $2,800

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Lot 2922    

Mexico, 19th Century Cover Group, 1856-83, of over 75 covers a few on piece/front items; selection of 1st and 2nd issues including S.L.P. monogram on 1r black on green pair, useful Eagle & Maximilian issues, nice showing of later issues needing to be checked for better cancels, couple 1882 Numeral issue usages including 3c x4 on cover to Algeria, 10c Port-De Mar tied on piece (foreign usage), also a couple Guadalajara items including scarce 1r black on dark blue (3) on combination on front (with cert), etc.
Estimate    $400 - 600.

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Realized: $1,300

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Lot 2923

Mexico, Classic Forgeries, 16 items; early classic forgeries 1856- Maximilianos with some very dangerous covers including Guadalajara Provisionals.
Estimate    $200 - 300.

Realized: $210

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Lot 2924 /o   

Mexico, Stamp Balance, of 23 items including pair and blocks; better items including 1884 1¢ Medallion blue color of error mint (#150b, cat $600), mint 5p Mulita (#290, cat $550) and other Multila issues, some early classics needing to be checked, couple Maximilian essays, 1914 3c block (425) with double overprint one split, airmail 5p National University issue mint (C59, $225), etc.; inspection recommended.
Estimate    $500 - 750.

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Realized: $675

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Lot 2925 /o/   

Mexico, 1873-84 Hidalgo Issue Reference Collection, includes blocks of 25c (5) with various districts overprints, block of 24 Yguala 10c, block of 8 5c Texcoco, seven splits on cover/piece with MEPSI certs, genuine sheet of 1883 5c Puebla with no numbers, etc.; interesting selection of 100+ stamps and covers.
Estimate    $200 - 300.

Realized: $625

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Lot 2926 /o   

Mexico, 1874 Hidalgo Profile - La Paz District, group of wide apart (8) and close together (12) with values of 5c to 100c in both groups, some mint (14).
Estimate    $150 - 200.

Realized: $210

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Lot 2927 o/   

Mexico, Medallions and Numerals Group, 1880-90's, 23 covers, postal stationary and postal cards used and many stamps, includes a fantastic transatlantic diplomatic Numeral cover to Switzerland with a rare use of two 12c lilac, various 1884's postal stationary used covers 6c+4c Numerals cover with a "Falta De Porte" label, a cover with two 5c Numerals cut-to-shape, a Mulitas 4c bisect on piece, several mixed frankings to Europe, a very rare 2c Numeral used in a receipt as a revenue, fancy cancels on the 10c brown ledger lines, also contains 20 manuscript pages with the notes and stamps of the discoveries of an early stamp collector about the Medallion and Numeral issues denomination by denomination.
Estimate    $600 - 800.

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Realized: $675

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Lot 2928    

Mexico, Advertising Covers, 1890-1940's, 175+ beautiful hand-selected covers mostly from the early 1920's with no duplication, motives include typewriters, book publications, government, drugstores, photography, radio, private bankers, tobacco, matches, fine glass, plants, novelties, plane manufacturers, cars, trucks, bikes, batteries, tires, heavy machinery, pulque, alcohol and beers, home appliances, hardware, publishers, religion, newspapers, food stores, soda, clothing, dry goods, hats, jewelry, hotels, restaurants, tourism, shotguns, agricultural products, etc.
Estimate    $600 - 800.

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Realized: $650

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