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Public Auction #442

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COLLECTIONS, ACCUMULATIONS, AND STOCKS — France
LotConditionDescriptionValue/Bidding

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474Outstanding, comprehensive France collection in six theme base chronologically organized Scott Specialty albums. Mixed condition. Parallel mint and used in many places. Huge aggregate catalog value concentrated in the classic issues. Extensive cancellation study in two albums 1849-1922 that includes multiple #37 sound with different types of cancels. Contains a full stockbook of "forgeries" of the Navigator series in identified sets. The main four volume collection on Scott Specialty pages 1849-1980 includes exemplary covers, proofs and essays, along with singles and multiples of most (over 95%) of the Scott listed items covering regulars, semipostals, and BOB. Condition is a factor on quite a few of the more expensive pieces, along with a dubious item here and there. All in all a terrific well put together collection that has been left intact for its next owner.Cat. Value: S.B. 5000.00
Price Realized: $9,500.00
475Selection of France 1960s to 1970s imperforate stamps consisting of 43 singles plus two pairs having an occasional mount glaze or gum skip. Many have sheet margins or marginal markings. Owner's Yvert catalog value of $4,000 Euros. Fresh, clean group.Cat. Value: Owner's Cat. 4500.00
Price Realized: $280.00

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476A better mint collection than what is normally encountered. Almost all are never hinged. Seven Lighthouse albums contain regular issues, commemoratives, air mail and semi-postal issues from the early twentieth century to 2006. There are many souvenir sheets and some booklets that add to the interest of this lot. This is a very desirable collection in tip top condition.Cat. Value: S.B. 750.00
Price Realized: $850.00
477Nine sales pages with better and/or unusual items. Includes multiples, gutters and precancels. All circa early 1870’s to early 1920’s. Fine or better.Cat. Value: S.B. 600.00
Price Realized: $350.00

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478Organized duplicates from an exemplary France collection in a chronological set of stockbooks 1849-1980. Includes mint and used often in parallel duplication. Huge catalog value concentrated in the pre 1940 era. Would make an interesting stock or could be used to fill the bread and butter intermediate collection in a Scott Specialized Album that is also included. A few booklets here and there add to the value. See the webphotos for a short introduction.Cat. Value: S.B. 325.00
Price Realized: $600.00

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479France revenue accumulation. Hundreds and hundreds. Includes a collection in a binder and all the unsorted and duplicates. From the collection of a serious France specialist. Mainly 19th Century.Cat. Value: S.B. 300.00
Price Realized: $180.00

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480Selection of France “Sage” issues from 1876 to 1900 in a pizza size box. Around 250 mostly used stamps and over twenty covers and postal stationery nice arranged and identified on pages. Includes different shade varieties and cancellations. A specialist’s will enjoy this lot.Cat. Value: S.B. 150.00
Price Realized: $180.00
O.G.N.H.
Unused w/o Gum or Regum
O.G.
Used
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Cover
Essay
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