International Philippine Philatelic Society

Auction No. 71

Closing Date: 8pm, EST, November 29, 2019

 

 

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Spanish Period & Provisionals

 

 

U.S. Administration

 

Japanese Occupation

 

Republic Period

 

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US Period - Stamps

 

Lot #

Description

Starting Bid ($)

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REGULAR ISSUES (1899-1904)
Scott 212 - 240

 

 

176

213-218, 220-222, 226-228, 230, 232-233, 240 – Mint (OG/NG, HR). Attractive group of early overprinted regular issue. Generally fine overall condition. Cat Value $400+.

80.00

177

214 – Mint (OG, HR). Single with left marginal Plate Number (855). Fresh colour. Centred high with decent perfs. Scarce.

40.00

178

215 (4) – Mint (OG, NH). Fresh B/4, well centred with average perfs (one blunt perf on left of top left stamp). Very appealing and difficult to find these in multiples.

20.00

179

217SE (2) – Mint (NG). Horizontal Pair with small Violet Specimen Overprint. Good colour, well centred, with decent perfs all around. Very scarce and seldom offered.

100.00

180

217A – Mint (OG, HR). Centred high with fresh colour. Couple of slightly blunt perfs on bottom right. Very fresh looking stamp. Scott Cat Value $125.

35.00

181

224 – Mint (Part Dry OG, HR). Heavy soiling from disturbance on back, showing through to front to provide dull appearance. Scott Cat Value $350 if sound. Scarce. Good space filler.

20.00

 

DEFINITIVE ISSUES (1906-1931)
Scott 241 - 304, 326 - 353

 

 

182

243 (4) – Mint (OG, NH). Post Office Fresh B/4, centred bottom left. Good perfs all around. A gorgeous looking multiple. Scarcely offered so fine.

10.00

183

244 (2) – Mint (OG, NH). Bottom marginal horizontal Pair. Deep colour and decent perfs. Superb looking stamps.

10.00

184

246 (4) – Mint (OG, NH). Fresh B/4, well centred with excellent perfs. A gorgeous looking multiple. Scarce so fine. Scott Cat Value $90 as singles.

20.00

185

252 – Mint (OG, HR). Single stamp with plate number on top selvedge (22001). Well centred with fresh colour. Very fine.

12.00

186

254 (2) – Mint (NG). Horizontal Lined (on top) Pair with fresh colour and decent perfs all around. Average perfs for this issue. Scot Cat Value as Hinged $450.

70.00

187

279 – Mint (OG, NH). Single stamp with plate number on bottom selvedge (21973). Fresh colour and well centred with decent perfs. Very fine. Scarce.

40.00

188

287A – Mint (NG). Single stamp with plate number on top selvedge (21973). Vibrant colour, centred slightly right. Small pencil notation on top left. Very Scarce.

100.00

189

289D – Mint (OG, NH). Single stamp with plate number on top selvedge (22000). Fresh colour. Centred left with odd blunt perf on right. Scarce

80.00

190

289D – Mint (OG, NH). Top marginal plate single. Very fresh colour and generally well centred for this issue. Very striking. Scarce. Scott Cat Value $225 as regular single.

90.00

191

296 – Mint (OG, HR). Well centred with fresh, vibrant colour. A choice stamp. Scott Cat Value $65.

18.00

192

298a (4) – Mint (OG, NH/HR). Fresh Centre Lined B/4, well centred with generally good perfs. A lovely looking multiple.

4.00

193

300 – Mint (OG, HR). Fresh colour and well centred. One blunt perf on top otherwise a generally fine looking stamp. Difficult issue.

10.00

194

304 – Mint (OG, HR). Single stamp with plate number on top selvedge (22010). Vibrant colour. Centred bottom left. Minor rounded perfs on corners. Nice.

25.00

195

304 (3) – Used. Horizontal Strip of 3 with right stamp straight edge. Very light cancel on fresh stamps. Centred low slightly, otherwise a choice strip. Scott Cat Value $60 as singles.

15.00

196

346a – Mint (OG, NH). Very fresh colour with four good to excellent margins. Gorgeous looking stamp. Scott Cat Value $100.

30.00

197

326 (2) – Mint (OG, NH). Horizontal Pair with very bright colour and lovely overall appearance. Seldom offered so fine.

10.00

198

353 – Mint (OG, HR). Single imperf stamp with plate number on top selvedge (22010). Fresh colour with decent margins all around. Scarce stamp.

80.00

199

Perf 11 (13) – Mint (OG, NH/HR). Nice group of stamps in generally fine to very fine condition. Unsorted for Watermark varieties. Excellent for sorting.

20.00

 

GENERAL ISSUES (1932-1941)
Scott 319 - 325, 354 - 462

 

 

200

319-320, 323-325 PROOFS – Unused. Imperf single trial colour proofs on glazed card all with wide bottom selvedge. 2c on thick paper (slight foxing). All with red ‘Cancelled’ overprint. Central vignette in light brown. Very scarce proofs. Ex-Plass.

600.00

201

319-325 – Mint (OG, NH). Complete set, most with top seledge. Post Office fresh and fine to very fine overall condition. Scarce. Scott Cat Value $84.

20.00

202

319-325 SPECIMEN – Mint (OG, HR). 1926 complete set with Cursive Specimen overprint. Fresh colour and decent centring for these issues. Very fine. Scarce and seldom offered.

100.00

203

319-325 B/4 PROOFS – Unused. Imperf trial colour proofs on glazed card (2c on thick paper). Complete set in left margin blocks. Each with central vignette in light brown with red ‘Cancelled’ overprint. Less than 10 known of each denomination. Stated to be the finest set known. Very scarce.

3,500.00

204

320b (Pair) ERROR – Mint (OG, HR top stamp). 4c Vertical Pair, imperforate between. Nicely centred with very fresh colour. Pencil notes on gum side. Beautiful error. Scott Cat $600.

350.00

205

322a – Mint (OG, HR). Right marginal single with clear Double Impression of Centre. Second impression positioned 3mm above original. Fresh and an impressive example. Very scarce. Scott Cat Value $1,250.

400.00

206

322a – Mint (OG, HR). Single with clear Double Impression of Centre. Second impression positioned 1mm a below and left of original. Light foxing, otherwise a nice example. 1984 PF Certificate. Very scarce. Scott Cat Value $1,250.

400.00

207

323c (B/4) – Mint (OG, NH). 20c with orange and brown shade, Imperforate bottom left corner margin block. Decent margins all around. Some minor toning on reverse causing odd tone spots. Largest recorded multiple recorded. Very fine. Scott Cat $3500.

1,250.00

208

325 – Mint (OG, NH). Well centred with very fresh colour and excellent perfs. A choice stamp and seldom offered so fine.

15.00

209

380 (4) VARIETY – Mint (OG, NH). Left marginal B/4 with fresh overall condition. Bottom left stamp showing the Malformed 'T' in 'EASTERN' Variety. Some light red ink smudges on reverse, not affecting front view. Not easy to find.

6.00

210

397-401(B/6) – Mint (OG, NH). 1935 complete set in Plate Block of 6 (upper or lower selvedge). Post Office fresh condition. Very fine.

15.00

211

402-404 (Sheets) – Mint (OG, NH). Jose Rizal complete set in full, intact sheets. Generally fine overall condition with fresh colour. Seldom offered as such and a much sought after issue.

10.00

212

412 ERROR – Mint (OG, NH). 1937 4c bottom marginal single with Dry Print causing incomplete overprint (only 'COMMONW' present. Fresh and well centred. Sold 'as is'.

10.00

213

423 – Mint (OG, NH). Single with very fresh colour. Centred slightly high. Scarce in unhinged mint. Lovely looking stamp. Scott Cat Value $80.

70.00

214

424 (Sheet) – Mint (OG, NH). Complete sheet of 25 stamps with intact outer selvedge. Post Office fresh appearance. Extra fine condition. Scott Cat $625 as singles. Scarce and seldom offered.

225.00

215

425-430 – Mint (OG, NH). Complete set singles all with bottom marginal plate numbers. Fresh and fine to very fine condition.

4.00

216

425-430 (8) – Mint (OG, NH). Complete set B/4. Fresh and fine to very fine condition. Lovely looking stamps.

5.00

217

425-430 (8) – Mint (OG, NH). Complete set B/4. Fresh and fine to very fine condition. Lovely looking stamps.

5.00

218

445 – Mint (OG, NH). Single with very fresh colour and well centred. Excellent perfs. A lovely overall looking stamp. Scarce. Scott Cat Value $350.

70.00

 

VICTORY ISSUES (1944-1945)
Scott 463 - 496

 

 

219

384 FORGERY (4) – Mint (OG, NH). B/4 with straight right margin. Fresh and fine all around. Overprinted with bogus 'VICTORY / Act 1189' handstamp. Excellent reference item.

10.00

220

464 – Used. Good colour and well centred stamp. Blunt perf on bottom right. Small part duplex cancel not detracting overall appearance. Very fine.

4.00

221

488 (2) FLAW – Mint (OG, NH). Vertical bottom left corner marginal Pair. Centred top right otherwise very fine. Top stamp with Missing Centre Stroke in 'H' of  'COMMONWEALTH' appearing as 'II'. Nice variety.

5.00

222

489 (2) FLAW – Mint (OG, NH). Horizontal Pair with vibrant colour, generally fine. Left stamp with Oblique Black printing stroke across top part of 'R' in 'VICTORY'.

3.00

223

489 (2) FLAW – Mint (OG, NH). Horizontal right marginal Pair, fresh and fine. Left stamp with printing flaw creating Tail on 'H' in 'COMMONWEALTH'. Nice variety.

3.00

 

AIRMAIL ISSUES (1926-1941)
Scott C1 - C63

 

 

224

C10 – Mint (OG, HR). Base stamp positioned low with very fresh colour. Horizontal crease not detracting overall appearance. Difficult stamp.

12.00

225

C18-C28 – Mint (OG, HR) / Used. Complete set, all mint other than C20. Generally fine overall appearance, making this an attractive set. Difficult to assemble. Scott Cat Value ~$130.

30.00

226

C29-C35 – Mint (OG, HR). Complete set with fresh colour, generally fine. Couple of stamps with Dry OG. Nice looking set.

5.00

227

C36-C45 – Mint (OG, HR). Complete set with generally good colour and decent perfs. 2 stamps with left  and 1 with bottom straight edge. Nice looking set.

10.00

228

C36-C45, C44a – Mint (OG, HR). Complete set with additional shade for 26c stamp. Fresh colour and generally fine overall condition.

12.00

229

C59-C62 – Mint (OG, NH). Complete set with Good colour. Yellowish gum causing slight duller appearance on front. C62 with a couple of natural gum dry spots. Nice set.

3.00

 

SPECIAL DELIVERY (1901-1945)
Scott E1 - E10

 

 

230

E2, E2b – Mint (OG, Light HR) / Used. Two lovely examples of this much sought after issue. Light cancel on used copy, not detracting overall appearance. Scott Cat Value $53.

15.00

231

E4 – Mint (OG, Light HR). Single stamp with plate number on top selvedge. Fresh colour, generally well centred with good perfs. Lovely looking stamp. Scarce.

80.00

232

E5 – Used. Very fresh colour, centred right slightly. Good perfs for this issue. Light cancel, seldom found as such on this issue. Scott Cat Value $90.

20.00

 

POSTAGE DUES (1899-1944)
Scott J1 - J22

 

 

233

J1 (B16) – Mint (OG, NH). Top left corner margin block. Very fresh colour and well centred. Scarce large multiple and seldom offered. Scott Cat $240 as singles.

80.00

234

J1-J4, J6-J7 – Mint (OG/NG, HR). Mostly good colour. J2 stuck on backing paper, small crease on top right. J7 stuck on paper, heavy damage on top right corner. High Cat Value.

15.00

235

J2 (B16) – Mint (OG, NH). Top left corner margin block. Very fresh colour and generally well centred. Scarce large multiple and seldom offered. Scott Cat $240 as singles.

80.00

236

J3 – Mint (OG, NH). Single with top selvedge showing plate number. Vibrant colour and decent perfs. Very fine example.

20.00

 

OFFICIAL STAMPS (1926-1946)
Scott O1 - O44

 

 

237

O1-O4 – Mint (OG, HR). Complete set with decent colour. Odd blunt perf noted for accuracy, otherwise generally fine condition.

5.00

238

O1-O4 SPECIMEN – Mint (NG, HR). Complete set with Cursive Specimen overprint in Red. With toning or foxing on reverse from previous disturbed gum, causing slight dull appearance on front. Scarce.

40.00

239

O5-O14 – Mint (OG, HR/NG). Complete basic set in generally good to fine condition throughout. O5 (NG) otherwise other with OG. Attractive set.

5.00

240

O15 (3), O15a (1) – Mint (OG, NH). B/4 with Missing Period after 'B' variety on top right stamp of block. Fresh and very fine overall appearance. Nice and very appealing.

10.00

241

O15a – Used. Lightly cancelled single with Missing Period after 'B' variety. Good colour. Centred right with light corner cancel. Lovely looking stamp.

4.00

242

O15 (7), O15a (2) – Used. B/9 (3x3) lightly used by Wavy Line cancel in generally fine condition. Missing Period after 'B' variety on positions 6 & 7. Stated to be the only recorded example with multiple varieties.

20.00

243

O25, O25b – Mint (OG, NH). Mint to marginal plate Pair. Fresh colour and well centred. Left stamp showing Raised Period after 'B' variety. Scarce. Scott Cat Value $150.

50.00

244

O27 (10) – Mint (OG, HR). Stamps displaying Varieties including: B/4, one without period after 'B'; Pair, one with broken 'H'; Pair, one with broken 'E'; Pair, one with broken M. Nice group of stamps and great for the specialist or Rizal thematic collector.

20.00

245

O27 (3), O27a – Mint (OG, NH). Mint top right corner marginal B/4 with Missing Hyphen variety on bottom right stamp. Fresh and fine overall appearance.

10.00

246

O27 (3), O27a – Used. B/4 with fresh colour and light cancel, not detracting overall appearance. With Missing Hyphen variety on bottom right stamp. Very nice looking multiple.

5.00

247

O27 (11), O27a (9) – Mint (NG). Vertical right marginal B/20, with lower 9 stamps on right side showing Missing Hyphen variety. Toning noted on selvedge and odd perfs, otherwise a striking block. Seldom offered showing this degree of variety.

25.00

 

BOGUS OVERPRINTS

 

 

248

215 (6), 216, 218, 220 (3), 222, 240 – Used. 13 early stamps all with bogus 'Philippines' overprint. Excellent reference lot with some deceiving overprints included. These easily retail at $10 or more each.

130.00

249

E1 – Used. Base stamp centred bottom left. Bogus 'Philippines' overprint in orange, quite a good example compared to the genuine. Scarce and seldom found on this issue. Excellent reference.

20.00

250

E8 – Mint (OG, NH). Right margin single with counterfeit 'Victory' Overprint. Very fine overall appearance and a great reference item. Philatelic Foundation Certificate (No 546436).

10.00

251

J1 (2), J2 (2), J4, J6 – Mint (OG, HR) / Used. 6 Postage Due stamps all with bogus  'Philippines' overprint. Some very deceptive overprints included. Excellent reference lot. Scarce.

60.00

 

BOOKLET PANES

 

 

252

290e – Used. Single Booklet Pane of the 2c 1917 Regular issue, Yellow-Green shade. With top selvedge missing. Fine used with circular date cancel, not detracting overall appearance.

15.00

253

290e – Used. Single Booklet Pane of the 2c 1917 Regular Issue, Dark Green shade. With top selvedge missing. Fine used with circular date cancel. Very fresh and appealing. Scarce.

15.00

254

291b – Mint (OG, NH). Unexploded Booklet Pane of the 4c 1917 Regular issue. Contains 2 intact panes of 6 stamps. Bottom left stamp on each sheet with some soiling otherwise generally fine.

35.00

255

411a – Mint (OG, NH). Unexploded Booklet Pane of the 2c 1937 Large Commonwealth issue. Contains 4 intact panes of 6 stamps. Very fine and clean front, with no evidence of foxing.

10.00

256

433a – Mint (OG, NH). Unexploded Booklet Pane of the 2c 1939 Small Commonwealth issue. Contains 4 intact panes of 6 stamps. Minor yellowing on outer cover, otherwise generally fine.

20.00

257

162a – Mint (OG, NH). Unexploded Booklet Pane of the 2c 1941 Regular issue. Contains 4 intact panes of 6 stamps. Generally fine to very fine.

15.00

 

US Period – Official & Security Stamps

 

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OFFICIAL OVERPRINTS

 

 

258

226-227 – Used. Singles, each with 'OFFICIAL / MAIL' Rubber Handstamps (2 Types). Both stamps centred high, otherwise fresh and very appealing. Scarce and seldom offered.

10.00

259

452-454 – Mint (NG). Complete set with Tagle 'OFFICIAL' overprint. Good colour and a generally fine group of stamps. Scarce.

25.00

 

BANDHOLTZ OB

 

 

260

214 – Mint (OG, HR). Red Bandholtz. Single with bottom Plate Number (887) selvedge. Fresh colour, well centred and a lovely looking stamp. APS Certificate (No. 224605). Very scarce.

90.00

 

PHILIPPINE NATIONAL BANK

 

 

261

Various – Used. Group of 6 Regular Issues all with Circular Philippine National Bank OB handstamp. Unsorted for perforation, watermark or PNB overprint Types. Average to good condition.

20.00

 

PERFINS

 

 

262

297 – Used. CBI. Fresh colour, stamp centred bottom right. Average perfs, some slight blunt noted. Light cancel not detracting overall appearance.

5.00

 

COMMERCIAL OVERPRINTS

 

 

263

284 – Mint (Dry OG, HR). Rambler Shoe Company. Fresh colour, decent centring, good perfs (one minor blunt perf on bottom noted for accuracy). Scarce and seldom offered in mint condition. Oliver RS-44.

50.00

264

290 (3), 294, 297 – Used. H E Heacock Company.  Group of 5 stamps, all fine to very fine condition. Oliver H-20, H-27, H-30.

15.00

 

OFFICIAL SEALS

 

 

265

OX3 – Mint (OG, HR). Fresh and sound overall condition. Seldom offered so fine. Scarce and much sought after issue.

10.00

 

US Period – Military Stations

 

Lot #

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266

Edifil 16 – Used. Unaddressed uprated card with 2c US issue, cancelled with Military Station Duplex cancel (Baker D-1, Goodale A-1). Rough cut on top, otherwise generally fine for this card.

40.00

267

Edifil 19 – Used. Unaddressed, cancelled with 13 August 1898 Philippine Station, San Francisco Duplex cancel (Baker D-1, Goodale A-1). Cancel applied on the last day of use in Cavite before the postal station was transferred to Manila effective 14 August 1898. Very nice souvenir card most probably created by one of the US soldiers of the time. Folded. Generally fine. Scarce.

100.00

 

US Period – Covers & Pre-Stamped Envelopes

 

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COVERS

 

 

268

241 – Printed Matter commercial cover from Manila to Springfield, Massachusetts, USA. 6 September 1907 duplex cancel. Generally fine condition. Scarce usage and seldom offered.

30.00

269

261 (8) – Manila to Germany via Siberia, from Philippine Manufacturing Company. Tied with three Manila 11 May 1914 duplex cancels. Generally fine and a striking cover.

15.00

270

291 (2), 298 (2), 427 – Cebu to Hamburg, Germany, then redirected. Cebu 21 July 1937 duplex cancels with Par Avion boxed handstamp on top left and bottom of front. Horizontal fold not affecting stamps. Menzi & Co business handstamp on reverse. Hamburg 6 August 1937 receiving cancel. Very nice.

15.00

271

291, 341, 346 – Registered cover from Corregidor, Cavite to Chicago, Illinois, USA. Stamps tied with Star in Circle cancels. Rectangular 1 August 1933 registration handstamp on front and back. Manila 1 August and San Francisco 27 August transit CDS and Chicago 30 August 1933 receiving CDS on reverse. Clean and nice looking cover.

50.00

272

292, 299 – Registered cover from Manila to Paris, France on George, O’Farrell & Co Inc pre-printed envelope. Stamps tied with Circle Bulls Eye cancel with 19 May 1926 boxed red registration cancel. Corner tear on top left and rough opening on top right. Michelin logo on revere. Nice cover.

20.00

273

320 (4), 347 – Registered cover from Manila to Paris, France, stamps tied with Star in Circle cancels. Rectangular registration 7 September 1931 cancels on reverse. 36c paying first class to foreign destination plus 20c registration fee. Minor edge wrinkling, otherwise a very nice looking cover.

95.00

274

324 (2), O1 – Offiical large Registered cover from Manila to Cattonsville, Maryland, USA. Both #324 with Official Handstamp overprints in red. Manila 6 July 1927 registration cancel, stamps tied with circular bulls eye cancels. 50c paying 5 times first class to USA plus 20c registration fee. Horizontal filing crease not affecting stamps. An exhibition quality cover.

80.00

275

393-396 – High Value issues on First Day Covers, all tied with Manila 15 February 1935 slogan cancel. Browning on covers most likely caused from foxing due to age. Otherwise a nice group. Difficult to find on FDC.

35.00

276

395, C52 (2), C53 – Long Commercial Cover from Manila to New York, USA, via Trans-Pacific Airmail per Philippine Clipper. Tied with Manila 19 December 1935 duplex cancels. Minor perf toning around #395. Commonly found edge faults, otherwise a good condition for this type of cover.

40.00

277

415 (2), 424 – Registered cover from Manila to New York, USA, via Clipper. 5 x Clipper rate to US plus 20c registration fee. Manila 16 September 1937 Registry Section CDS on front. Honolulu 24 September 1937 transit cancel and New York 27 September receiving CDS on reverse. Vertical centre filing fold, not affecting stamps. Scarce usage.

20.00

278

433, E7 – Special Delivery First Day Cover with Manila 27 April 1939 slogan cancel. #E7 with top selvedge plate number. W Bruggmann return address on reverse, addressed to Alice Bruggmann, Manila circulating. Very minor tone spots noted for accuracy. Scarce usage.

40.00

279

485 – Commercial cover from Dagupan to New York, USA. Beautiful Dagupan – Pangasinan cuplex cancel with manuscript 9/29/45 date applied in centre. Couple of very minor tone spots on top two corners, otherwise very fine condition.

5.00

280

485-496, E10 – Long First Day Cover, with Bacolod Post Office (1 August 1946) oblong first day cancels. Very minor edge toning noted for accuracy. Seldom seen in such fine condition. Seldom seen with full set including 10p and 20p high values.

15.00

281

492, 494 (6), 495 (2) – Large Registered cover from Manila to New York, USA. Circular Passed Free of Duty cancel and Received 26 March 1946 handstamp on lower right. Very scarce usage of the 10p stamps.

150.00

 

PRE-STAMPED ENVELOPES & WRAPPERS

 

 

282

U1 – Manila to Ohio, USA on Uprated Envelope. Manila 18 May 1903 duplex cancels. Bucy – Ohio 21 June 1903 receiving backstamp. Some minor foxing noted, otherwise a very attractive item. Scarce.

30.00

283

U8 – Manila to Maine, USA. Indistinct July 1900 duplex cancel. Letter forwarded to Greene, with 4 August 1900 Greene receiving circular cancels on reverse. Opening cut on right and some creasing on left noted. Circular stain on front.  Original letter content included.

10.00

284

U8 – Manila to St Louis, USA. Soldier’s Mail with 30 August 1900 duplex cancel. Lovely 9 October 1900 receiving circular date stamp on reverse. Generally fine and a nice looking item.

15.00

285

U8 – Cebu to Cheyenne, USA. With Cebu 20 September 1900 duplex cancel. Rough on right and left sides with creases. Nice Cheyenne 24 November 1900 receiving CDS on reverse. Average condition.

10.00

286

U8 – Manila Circulating, with 19 December 1900 duplex cancel. Very minor toning on top noted for accuracy. Noted to contain 'Advertised Letters'. Generally fine and very attractive.

15.00

287

U8 – Dagupan & Manila RPO, addressed to Manila. 5 March 1901 duplex cancel. Very fine overall appearance. Scarce RPO usage.

20.00

288

U8 – Cebu to Marietta, Ohio, USA. 13 May 1903 Cebu duplex cancel. Small tear on right otherwise fine. Marietta 21 June 1903 receiving machine cancel on reverse. Clean and generally fine for this issue.

15.00

289

U8 – Lipa to Maine, USA. With Lipa – Batangas 8 May 1904 duplex cancel. Calamba – Laguna 9 May 1904 and Manila transit cancels on reverse. Vertical crease on right, otherwise a very attractive item.

15.00

290

U10 – Camp Stotsenberg to Ohio, USA. 20 May 1906 Pangasinan duplex cancel. Vertical fold on right and cut short on left, with small ding present on left edge. Manila 21 May 1906 transit cancel on reverse and Columbus 21 June 1906 receiving CDS on reverse. Scarcer usage.

20.00

291

U15 – Unused Envelope. Fresh and fine looking and seldom offered as such.

10.00

292

U15, 216 – Manila to Syracuse, New York, USA on Uprated Registered Envelope. Indistinct oblong cancels. Oblong Boston Stamp Company corner card handstamp. Rectangular Registered Boston 23 July 1902 Receiving handstamp on front. Syracuse 24 July 1902 receiving backstamp. Very clean. A gorgeous item and seldom seen as such.

45.00

293

U15, 222 – Manila to Canton de Geneve, Switzerland on Uprated Registered Envelope. 9 July 1903 boxed registration cancel and dumb cancels on stamp and PSE. Manuscript return address from Taft, Governor General of the Philippines (before becoming US president). Puplinge 17 August 1903 circular receiving backstamp. Vertical centre fold. Scarce.

600.00

294

U22 – Unused Envelope with Guillermo Perera y Montanes corner card. Fresh and generally fine for this issue. Scarce with only 500 reported to have been printed. UPSS 37.

10.00

295

U30 – Manila to Erfurt, Germany, then redirected, with Theodore Siddall corner card. With Manila 15 October 1908 duplex cancel. Some ink smudging on front most likely at time when redirection address was written. Some pen notations on reverse. Minor ding on bottom left corner, otherwise very nice.

20.00

296

U30 – Olongapo to Switzerland on Uprated Envelope. With 2c (4) Regular issue stamp, tied with Olongapo / Zambales (21 November 1912) duplex cancels. Small paperclip stain on top left, otherwise generally fine. Manila 22 November 1912 Transit CDS on reverse. Purple 'Insufficiently Paid For Trans-Siberian Route' handstamp on front. Scarce.

120.00

297

U30 – Manila to Preston, England on Uprated Registered Envelope. With 8c, 10c, 26c (with bottom selvedge) stamps. 14 September 1912 Registration cancel on right. London (17 October 1912) and Preston (18 October 1912) receiving backstamps. Some corner soiling and slight wrinkling, otherwise a striking cover. Scarce usage.

70.00

298

U30 – Manila to Oregon, USA. Manila (23 August 1923) machine cancel. Minor toning on top centre and odd corner wrinkles. Mayon Chapter No. 1 Order Eastern Star, Masonic Temple corner card. Generally fine with interesting Masonic usage.

20.00

299

U30 – Manila to Los Angeles, USA on Uprated Envelope. With 2c Regular Issue, tied with Manila (8 September 1923) machine cancel. Small vertical tear at centre top caused from vertical filing fold. Staple holes on left, just tearing on lower one. Circular printed notation on bottom left from Far East Commandery No1 Knight Templar. Blue crayon notations on back. Interesting cover. UPSS 55.

10.00

300

U30 – Manila to San Francisco, USA on Uprated Registered Envelope. With 2c Regular Issue, tied with Manila (7 July 1931) slogan cancel. Rough opening on left. Far East Commandery No. 1 Knights Templar corner card. Generally fine and a nice looking cover.

20.00

301

U34 – Unused Envelope. Some minor wrinkling noticed but does not detract from overall appearance. Generally fine. Only 1,000 issued. UPSS 80.

5.00

302

U43 (UPSS OB21) – Unused with Philippines Constabulary corner card. Very clean and fresh appearance. Scarce so fine.

40.00

303

U35, U37, U38, U39 – Unused Envelopes showing nice variations of the 4c issue. Fine to very fine condition for these issues. Interesting and great specialist lot. UPS 87, 99, 101, 103a.

20.00

304

U39, UX23 – Unused Envelope, good overall condition. Used, unaddressed Postal Card with Guiuan, Samar 29 October 1946 CDS, fine. Nice duo.

15.00

305

U43 –Victory Handstamp. Unused. Fresh and sound overall condition. Gum on flaps only just showing through to front otherwise a very fine looking card. Scarce. UPSS 122.

50.00

306

U43 – Victory Handstamp. Addressed (most likely did not pass through the postal system) and cancelled with Tacloban, Leyte (23 February 1944) duplex cancel. Very fine condition. Ex-Plass.

50.00

307

U43 –Victory Handstamp. Unused. Fresh and sound overall condition. With corner card and 'Money Order / Giro Postal' on bottom left. Very fine. Scarce. UPSS 120a.

40.00

308

U43 –Victory Handstamp. Unused. Fresh and sound overall condition. With corner card and 'Money Order / Giro Postal' on bottom left. Very fine. Scarce. UPSS 120b.

45.00

309

W1 – Used Wrapper addressed to New Jersy, USA. With Dagupan – Pangasinan 31 December 1901 duplex cancel. Minor ding on bottom right, otherwise very good condition for this issue. Difficult to find used.

20.00

 

FLIGHT COVERS

 

 

310

AAMC-111 – First Flight between Manila and USA commemorating the First Contract  Trans-Pacific Airmail Flight. Manila 2 December 1935 departure CDS with black rectangular slogan on bottom left. Generally fine for this issue.

15.00

311

AAMC-112 – First Flight between Manila and HongKong, via Flying Boat of the British Royal Air Force. Manila 15 February 1936 departure slogan cancel. Generally fine.

15.00

312

AAMC-114 – First Flight on #U30 Manila to Shanghai, China via Flying Boat of the British Royal Air Force on Long Cover. Uprated PSE with Manila slogan cancel and Shanghai 26 February 1936 receiving CDS on front. 726 letter carried. Fine.

30.00

313

AAMC-121(e) – First Flight from Manila to Legaspi. Addressed to Jesus Cacho in Naga with Manila 17 February 1939 departure CDS. Two purple slogan cancels on front. Some minor toning noted, otherwise an attractive cover. Only 216 cover flown.

30.00

 

CHRISTMAS SEALS

 

 

314

O15 – Manila circulating domestic cover with 1936 Christmas Seal tied with Manila 19 December 1936 slogan cancel. 2c paying the internal first class rate. Both top corners cut diagonally. Lovely cover.

15.00

315

426 – Baguio to California, USA with 1937 Christmas Seal tied by Baguio – Mountain 21 November 1937 duplex cancel. Minor edge creasing noted, common for covers from this period. Nice looking cover.

15.00

316

435 (3) – Manila to Trieste, Italy with 1939 Christmas Seal tied by Pier Postal Station 23 December 1939 duplex cancels. Middle stamp with bottom plate number selvedge. Nice looking cover.

30.00

317

453 – Manila to Wisconsin, USA on long cover with 1939 Christmas Seal tied by 26 December 1939 slogan cancel. Paying 6c first class rate to US for mail between 1g and 20g. Creasing on right edge, otherwise a nice looking cover.

25.00

318

431, 436 – Manila to London, England with 1940 Christmas Seal tied by 14 December 1940 circular date stamp. Minor edge wear, otherwise generally fine.

55.00

 

Postal Cards

 

Lot #

Description

Starting Bid ($)

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Postal Cards

 

 

319

UX2 – Unused. Light foxing around edges, otherwise a very sound card. Nice overall appearance and generally clean.

8.00

320

UX4 – Unused. Fresh and clean. With Philatelic Foundation Certificate (No. 466307) stating It is Genuine, 'The Postal Card with light diagonal creases at top right and bottom left'. Despite minor faults, a choice card. Very Scarce.

320.00

321

UX4 – Manila to Paris, France with 2 March 1906 duplex cancel. Minor creasing noted on bottom left and right otherwise a sound and lovely looking card. Very scarce usage.

320.00

322

UX4 – Manila to Leipzig, Germany with 21 April 1906 machine cancel. Edge creasing noted on left, otherwise a very fine looking card. Very scarce and seldom seen so fine.

400.00

323

UX8 – Manila to Berlin, Germany with 12 February 1907 duplex cancel. Some minor facial scrapes causing discolouration and partial loss of lettering. Berlin 21 March 1907 receiving CDS on front. Commonly found creasing around edges noted.  Very scarce card and seldom offered.

500.00

324

UX15 – Manila to Transvall, South Africa. 19 October 1920 duplex cancel and Singapore 26 October 1920 transit circular date stamp on reverse. Creases on bottom right corner, otherwise generally sound. A very nice looking card to a very scarce destination.

40.00

325

UX16 – Unused Pre-Printed Card. Botica de Santa Cruz, Dr Carlos Jahrling appointment card. Odd minor foxing noted, otherwise a sound and generally fine card. Interesting business usage.

10.00

326

UZ5 – Esperanza, Agusan to Manila on card used for the Bureau of the Census and Statistics. 15 November 1941 duplex cancel on front. Heavy foxing caused by climate conditions, most likely retained in the Philippines for a long time. Scarce usage.

20.00

327

UZ5 – Bilar, Bohol to Manila on card used for the Bureau of the Census and Statistics. Light indistinct cancels. 11 December 1941 dateline handstamp on reverse. Heavy foxing caused by climate conditions, most likely retained in the Philippines for a long time. Scarce usage.

20.00

328

UY1 – Unused. Separated Message and Reply sections. Minor foxing and appears to be cut on bottom of both cards. Otherwise, nice looking pair. Difficult to find.

8.00

 

Picture Post Cards

 

 

329

PPC – Used. Manila to Oregon, USA with 28 October 1906 duplex cancel. Some minor foxing around edges and common corner creases noted. Scarce card of early usage.

20.00

 

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