The auction of 1507 lots. It will include the Wallace Rueckel collection of U.S. Possessions and the "Massachusetts" Worldwide Postal History Collection. The 1st section contains individual Foreign, then British Commonwealth and finishes with 500+ lots of U.S. Foreign individual highlights including Germany; and Italy. The 2nd session contains 700 U.S. and Worldwide Collections.
This is not a bidStart auction, it is a HarmerSchau Public Auction. Your bid will be sent as an absentee bid. Even if you are the high bidder on bidStart, you may still be outbid during the Public Auction.
If you are the winner of this auction you will be notified after the auction closes. Additionally, the Public Auction will be broadcast live on bidStart, where you will be able to bid online as if you were at the Live Public Auction.
This auction is also subject to a 15.00 % Buyer's Premium which will be added to your bid if you win.
The ASDA show is scheduled for July 9-11 at the Crown Plaza Hotel at San Francisco Airport. The auction will be held in 2 sessions.
The 1st section on Saturday evening at 5:30 p.m. will contain 807 single lots, beginning with individual Foreign, then British Commonwealth and finishing with 500+ lots of U.S. Foreign individual highlights including Germany; and Italy. British Commonwealth is highlighted by Great Britain; Australia; Canada & Provinces; and Indian Convention States. The United States single lot portion of the auction will be highlighted by a newly and unrecorded discovery of Scott #65e variety (3¢ printed on both sides BUT not inverted - PSAG cert. 2010). There will be an excellent selection of U.S. Possessions with scarce items throughout including Guam #13 mint, Hawaii #18 ("broken toe var.), Philippines with "Victory" overprints, and #C7, C8.
The U.S. "Collections & Various" of 270+ lots is highlighted by "Postage & Modern", "Back-of-the-Book", "Covers", "First Day & Cachet Makers", "Postcard", "Autographs" and "Ephemera" sections.
The 2nd session on Sunday at 10:00 a.m. will consist of 700 U.S. and Worldwide Collections. U.S. “Collections & Various” will start the session with 200+ lots. It will follow with Commonwealth Country collections with Great Britain; Australia & States; and Canada & Provinces. The Foreign Country collections are highlighted by China; France including intact oldtime Colonies; Germany & Colonies; Italy; Japan; and Russia. This is followed by Foreign General collections. As always, the sale continues with Worldwide collections (100 lots) a Postal History section, and finishing with topical collections, literature, and supplies.
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