THE BLUES: #1, 1pi, 15 diff. dates, 13 diff. February dates (out of 19 existing) incl. 10 FE 18 FD! on cutout, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 21, 22, 24, 25 & 26 then 2 Rare March dates 2 & 4 MR 18; vf (x15) all nicely mounted on 1 album page, Ba $4575++ for clear dates (Ba + 50%)
Dear friends and collectors,
We again welcome the many philatelists who have joined our expanding client list.
Warm greetings to them all and to all our faithful clients. The enclosed list of Prices Realized of our 12 March 2014 Sale demonstrates another fine set of results. This again provides ample proof that a continuing steady and strong demand for quality exists.
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Dr. Arthur Groten is available to accept bids and consignments by phone
845-471-4179 or e-mail [email protected]
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#1, 1pi - 7 dated pmks - 6 diff. dates: cutout 10 FE 18 First Day APO SZ44, 14 FE 18, 18 FE 18. x2 21 FE 18 (1 full on cutout), 26 FE 18 & Rare 4 MR 18; vf (x7), 2 are bottom marginal, Ba #2175+ for clear dates (Ba + 50%)
#1, 1pi Plate Block of 4 A18 Transfer D; vf (faint hinge trace of no importance as printed w/o gum), signed Tsachor, Ba $900
#1, 1pi First Day Cover - stp tied by superb strike of Jerus pmk APO SZ44 10 FE 18 addressed to the Postal Service at G.H.Q. of the EEF; extremely fine, Ba $2500, signed Tsachor
#2, 5m bottom marginal unused block of 9 (3x3) Transfer D pos. 89-91/101-103/113-115, Guide Dot at pos. 114; 2 small separations (in 1 margin) & back shows 2 White vert. strips in paper, f - vf (x9 stps), Ba $2790+ as singles, signed Tsachor
#2, 5m - 2 marginal blocks of 4 unused: a) Upper marginal w/guide dot Transfer F (trace of hinge in margin); b) Bottom marginal pos. 103-104/115-116; vf (x8 stps), Ba $2490+ as singles, signed Tsachor
#2, 5m Cobalt Blue, clear part pmk 23 FE 18 pos. 104; vf, Ba $700, certif Tsachor - Levinger
#2, 5m tied to ppc (Jerus - Valley of Jehoshaphat) by vf pmk APO SZ44 28 FE 18, censored twice. This is a Very Rare commercial ppc w/a true message (in English) different from most of the known pcs which also went thru the mail but are philatelic; vf, Ba $2000+, signed Muentz & Tsachor, certif Muentz
JERUSALEM I: TRIAL OVERPRINT E.I. Palestine on 9pi - Ba E24; u/m, vf & Very Rare, Dorfman certif for block of 4 from King Farouk's Collection w/the special handstamp on back incorrectly described as mounted, this stp is top left stp from the block of 4 of the collection, Ba $3500
#17Ba, 2m perf 15x14 Sett. II Beta arrangement pos. 212, Rough Perfs & B Variety, orig gum hinged; vf, a Rare comb. of Ovpt & Perfs Variety, certif Muentz, Ba $300++