Classic American stamps come to Sam Houston Philatelics



2015-06-26 12:20:35

Classic American stamps come to Sam Houston Philatelics

The 1,000 lot auction features something for every collector, including an interesting range of errors

Sam Houston Philatelics has announced their next auction will be on Wednesday, April 27th, 2011, closing at 1:00pm CDT. This sale is worth a look for all collectors from beginners to serious investors with material in all price ranges.

The sections include Early United States starting with the Classics, many with certificates. This includes a fine unused 1c blue type III stamp of position 26L4 with a1993 PSE certificate. Itsbright, fresh colour makes it especiallycovetable.

1c blue type III 26L4 stamp 1c blue type III 26L4 stamp (est: $3,500)

There are also 26 covers including First Day Covers, Zeppelin flights and WWII patriotic covers plus collections in albums. The airmail section is impressive too.

Also of interest to a serious collector is the Errors, Freaks And Oddities section which includes 56 lots of numerous colour and perforation shifts alongside imperforate errors, missing colours (such as on a stamp depicting Grandma Moses), offset printing, foldover errors, double perforations and other miscellaneous examples.

Airmail Jenny stamp block Airmail 'Jenny' stamp block (est: $1,700)

The last section consists in Federal and State Duck Stamps, with Plate blocks, licenses, singles, Remarques and errors & varieties.

Sam Houston Philatelics' auction will take place on April 27 in Houston, Texas and online.

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