We resume Sale 35 today at 10:00am EST with Worldwide/Commonwealth stamps, followed by Canada Postal History.
Lot 592 Rhodesia 1910 Queen Mary and King George V Double Heads, fifteen mint hinged stamps to the 5sh value, missing the 8d, but includes two distinct shades of the 2sh6d. We note that the 4d has a “gash on ear” variety (catalogued as regular). All nicely mounted on a page. Fresh, fine to very fine. Scott CV U$2,005.
Lot 1670 Worldwide Maiden Voyage Ship Covers 1930-1951. Includes 1935 S. S. Normandie postcard with the Normandie stamp and a private label. Also maiden voyage covers for the Queen Mary and the R.M.S. Mauritania in 1936, the Europa from 1930, the S.S. Oslofjord from 1938 and the S.S. Independence from 1951. An attractive group. Estimate $150, sold for $275 plus buyer’s premium.