5313 Lakeside Ave, Richmond, Virginia, 23228. USA. tel: 804-266-3071
16th Sep, 2017 …
Welcome to Auction 163! We have a strong showing of Worldwide and US stamps with extensive collections, stockbooks & accumulations - a huge volume of stamps and covers so bring a large vehicle! Of course, we also ship worldwide so bid online and good luck!Single stamps are well represented across the World and US plus some excellent postal history single covers and lots. Box lot and collection buyers will be pleased with many hundreds to choose from - country collections, dealer stocks, US Mint postage lots, Postal History, First Day Covers, and miscellaneous accumulations.In addition to stamps, we have coins, autographs (Ali, Mantle, etc), documents & ephemera.Over 8,000 Pictures Online Including most Box Lots at : http://alanblairstamps.hibid.com/auctions/current
#40-49 Mint LH F/VF missing #43C (low value CV $0.90) very fresh CV $201.95
Australia 275 Mint hinged and used stamps on pages, mostly 1980s plus some postal stationary and covers CV $275
SG #136, 137, 177 Mint LH Fine SPECIMEN overprints, C of A with crown watermarks
Mint NH modern, mostly Olympics 45-49 issues, Face Value $120+ and some coins, plus some WW and US stamps
250+ Covers, mostly FDCs some commercial - mix of 1930s-80s much clean and interesting throughout
13 WWII Censor covers, variety of formats and markings, RAAF, Field POs and information
#33//99 Small group used, above average condition CV $913
#398-404 Mint LH F/VF 1945 Overprints plus unissued 1, 2, 3, & 5 Mark values, #403-4 with experts marks on back CV $101.80
#405-427 Mint LH Fine and fresh, scarce 1945 set for use in Styria CV $244
#B87-B92 Mint LH VF 1931 Rotary Convention CV $165
Mostly used accumulation in safe album & dealer pages lots of BOB
400+/- Used stamps to 1960s on pages, nice group all different with some better and earlies, incl #520-556, C56
Used, 10 stamps from Offices in Crete, LV, & Turkey CV $515
Mint LH/NH Singles, sets, some BOB covers wide range of time CV $615
Mint NH 1957-1985 mirror duplication, nearly complete on stockpages CV $558.75
Classic Used between #1//82a mixed condition CV $795
Large selection of used & LH Semi-Postals CV $616.90
Mint NH Singles & sets most 1950-1980 CV $663
Mint NH Semi-Postal group very large selection including #B1-7 CV $660
7 Postcards postmarked with Jerusalem Austrian occupation cancels & stamps during 1907-1916 - scarce and interesting uses prior...
Mint LH & Used BOB, mostly Postage Dues on dealer pages CV $648
Large selection of used singles & sets most pre-1965 CV $683
1850s-1964 Used & Mint hinged incl BOB, 750+/- stamps, nice run of 19th cent incl #17-20
1965-1990 Mint Hinged & Used in 3 SAFE albums, nice collection CV $800
Box of appx 400 covers with contents in German, 1930s-50s incl some 1950-60s FDCs, airmail & philatelic covers & appx 50 Censor...
50+ Covers from WWI to WWII eras, many clean, dozens of censor covers, interesting markings (incl Winter relief overprints) &...
1000+ Different Used stamps and a few souvenir sheets, very clean and orderly in stock book, mostly 1950-70s
1916-1983 Mint LH in Scott Specialties, very clean and comprehensive incl BOB, better sets incl #181-199, 378-9, B50-65,...
3000+/- Mint NH stamps 1960-70s, a few hinged earlier, light duplication and clean in stock book
Few hundred Used stamps in Scott International album with slipcase, incl BOB to 1939
1961-1979 Hingeless Lighthouse Album, 450 stamps mostly Mint NH CV $350+
50+ Covers 1930s-80s incl few Coronation covers, much variety of diff commems and sets on FDCs and commercial
#105-105E Used First Day Covers, Official Bhutan Issue lithographed on cloth, 1 FDC with #105-105D, 1 FDC with #105E Souvenir...
#152-152F Used on 3 Official First Day Covers, Cacheted and extremely rare, only priced as used stamps CV $400
1967-1973 Mint LH and Used Official First Day Covers, all pristine and in complete sets with souvenir sheets, nearly complete for...
Brazil Mint LH and NH, all pre-1942 with some light duplication, Scott #162//503 about 100 different stamps, 550+ stamps CV $925
Mint NH 1990s sets mostly qty of 4 to 8 CV $755
Mint hinged 1937 Coronation stamps, complete set on pages incl Hong Kong & Newfoundland
1937 Coronation Issue Mint NH complete on pages, fresh and colorful sets for each Commonwealth includes Hong Kong CV $214
1937 George VI Coronation Omnibus complete Mint NH incl Newfoundland #233-243; 202 Stamps
British Commonwealth Mint LH & NH 500+ stamps includes Oman, 1937 Coronation stamps, Guernsey, St. Lucia, Jersey, etc. Much of...
British Pacific Mint NH singles & sets mostly 1980s CV $637
British African and Caribbean most NH some LH incl some better sets CV $568
Mint NH Singles & Sets, mostly early issues from Cocos, Christmas & Norfolk CV $586
Mint NH/LH variety of countries with lite duplication CV $742
#J5 Unused No Gum HHR VF Imperf with large margins CV $640
Mint LH/NH collection 1950-1964 about 50% NH; 50 attractive stamps CV $330+
#17a tied on 1866 to Montreal, cover with creases and tears at edges and backflap, to Littleton NH; plus cover with faked #53...
Used sets between #34/40 & #217/27 including #89-95, Fine condition & some better CV $829
#51//60, 96-102 Used Fine to VF some heavy cancels CV $980
#72 Mint LH VF and fresh with some gum skips on back CV $325
#74 Mint NH F/VF Block of 9 with some gum creases, #113 Mint NH F/VF Block of 4 UR stamp with gum crease, #190 Mint NH VF Block...
#C1 Used 5 different Covers, 1931 VF 1st Airmail Flights
#FSC24 Mint LH & Used VF Blocks of 4, exquisite blocks much more rare than singles but unpriced as such, as singles CV $126
#FSC25b, 26c Used, FG27a Mint LH Block of 4, FSC21 Used Block of 4 - nice group of Law & Gas stamps CV $160+
Hinged Mint commems, 1937-70 nearly complete in White Ace album
Small group of B.O.B. mostly Used Airmail & Special Delivery incl MR5 Mint NH CV $406.50
750+ Fleetwood FDCs mostly 1970s & 1980s CA UA
525 CA UA FDC with official cachet, mostly clean 1970s-80s
Mint NH singles, sets, and Plate Blocks, lots of variety CV $643
Used on pages in binder, few dozen pre-1900 then continues to 1990s with a few hundred stamps incl BOB, plus Mint LH #O9 (CV $200)
1150 FDCs CA UA (40%) & AD (60%), mostly Rosecraft
Mint NH Coils, booklets, panes, better sets, very clean NH CV $515
Mint LH stamps incl BOB, most pre-WWII, a few minor faults but clean overall, 20+ stamps CV $1000
18 Covers 1900-1903 from McCauley correspondence with FAKE paquetboat markings including 1 of the scarce CPSS Co. fake marks - a...
1851-1947 on Scott Specialty incl small amount of Newfoundland, some earlies incl damaged stamps not counted, about 250 Used &...
3 albums, stockbook and year sets, incl nice used 19th century turning to mint in 20th century cinl Newfoundland, very nice...
#270-273, 247 Used on 1923 Registered Cover to NY, with bilingual Shanghai markings, clean and gorgeous
Offices in Tibet #1-6 Mint HR Fine with some toning CV $215
Mint NH & Used on pages & stockpage, hundreds of stamps mostly 1940-70s, incl some PRC and Locals, unchecked for reprints
Republic of China (60%) & Bhutan (40%) on dealer pages, 1950-70s mostly mint CV $550+
17 Covers most 1910-1950 incl few Chinese Imperial Post dragons, best is watercolor cover with #153 and Foochow & Shangai Stamps
China, Korea, Manchukuo Used & Mint Hinged in Scott Specialty, best is 1000+ China stamps to 1946 with 19th century not checked...
#975 Mint NH F/VF post office fresh CV $600
1997 Mint NH yearbook with original folder CV $75+
3 1960s show boxes of professionally bundled kiloware with 63,500 stamps; 100+ different stamps
Mint NH Souvenir Sheets, 50+ different 1966-83 mounted & identified with old CV $225
#94b Used VF perf 14 with diagonal crease and black bullseye cancel CV $350
1949 UPU Train issue double prints, Imperfs, missing colors, perf shifts, etc 35 stamps in singles & blocks
500+/- mid-20th Century Stamps in stock book, Mint & Used with light duplication
President Roosevelt owned item, sold as lot #305 from Harmer's 1946 sale with original auction lot wrapper and stamps as from the...
500+ covers & FDCs, mostly 1970s-80s, nice variety & some interesting items
Mint NH Specimen collection, increbile group of 1000+ Specimen stamps; virtually complete for time period in hingeless Lighthouse...
Mint NH Collection, 3000+ Stamps in stockbook, hose, plus hingeless Lighthouse album; excellent group 1960s-2000s incl Turkish...
#B153 Mint NH 1938 wholesale lot of 100 Souvenir Sheets total CV $400
#5b//18b Used F/VF to VF with some clean cancels CV $625
24 Mint & Used stamps, better than average incl varieties #24/24a, 25/25a pairs CV $575
#97-131 Used F/VF with minor faults, difficult set to find complete CV $271.85
275+ FDCs Cacheted and Addressed 1960s-70s
Back of book incl #J1-7, P1-8 lots of variety CV $530.75
Mint NH singles and sets incl. #145-54. Incl. some back of book , nice variety CV $543
Mint LH singles, sets, broken sets, wide range CV $678.55
1850s-2001 Used with Mint NH scattered throughout modern, strong in early issues with CV $1000+ just to 1940 incl #2-5, 11-13,...
1894-1949 Mint LH on pgs incl #9-10, 26, 155-227, etc. in this lovely collection of 230 different Abyssinia & Ethiopia stamps...
Six 1952 Olympics covers with light wear and attractive markings, 4x #B110-B113, leach #B107-9, B98-B100; B114-B116
Used 1940s-50s, hundreds of clean stamps CV $460
Used incl. #38-45 plus large selection of BOB, Used, LH, NH, CV $513