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    Franco-Prussian War 1870: Military entire letter from beseiged Verdun dated October 30, carried by Belgian Courrier across the German lines and mailed at VIRTON with cds in black (Nov 3) with transit cds FRANCE / MIDI in black (Nov 4), 'Belg. Amb. / Erquelines' re-entry datestamp (Nov 4), 'Le Tell D'Ardeche' cds (Nov 8) and eventual 'Viviers' arrival cds (Nov 9) all struck in black. A remarkable and extremely rare survivor, entirely unique, which opens well for Exhibit display. Cert. Brun (2017).rnrnText reads: 'Addressez vos lettres à Mr. Goudron, Mareschal des logis en garrison à Verdun, Bureau restante de Virton'.rnrnNote: Verdun was initially attacked on August 24, 1870 and remained under siege conditions until surrendering on November 8, 1870.rn 
    Starting bid : 12,500 CHF
    Hammer price : 12,500 CHF

    Lot# : 3668 Belgium

    1849/1960ca: Interesting Collection hundreds stamps used/unused starting with Epaulettes and Medaillons, with 1869 Leopold definitives up to 5 fr. unused, 1911 Tuberculosis sets, some postmark interest, 1915 & 1918 Red Cross, 1919 King with Helmet unused (3), souvenir sheets, 1932 Mercier set unused & used, 1933 Orval unused (2), Tuberculosis, from 1940 onward nearly complete unused, in addition advertisement tabs from booklets, official stamps, railway parcel stamps with better sets, postage due, post parcel stamps, telegraph stamps, journal parcel stamps with both sets unused, Belgian occupation in Germany, Eupen & Malmedy, and Legion Wallonie. A fine lot to be studied.
    Starting bid : 2,000 CHF
    Hammer price : 3,000 CHF

    Lot# : 3669 Belgium

    1849/1970c.: Collections hundreds used/unused stamps incl. Epaulettes and Medaillons, some cancellation interest, 1865 definitives up to 1 fr., 1869 Leopold II up to 5 fr. brown, 1915 Red Cross up to 10 fr., King with helmet up to 10 fr., later definitive and commemorative issues, souvenir sheets, Eupen & Malmedy, postage due, railway parcel stamps Mi = € 7'200 following the consignor.

    Please Note: Red Cross missing! Sold as is Tel Quel

    Starting bid : 400 CHF
    Hammer price : 400 CHF

    Lot# : 3670 Belgium

    1849/1980: Collection some hundred stamps used/unused, incl.some better values, full sets, souvenir sheets etc., mainly in good condition and housed in one album.
    Starting bid : 400 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 3671 Belgium

    1900/50: Small selection with some hundred stamps used/unused with railway stamps, precancelled items, telegraphs, postage dues as well as Eupen and Malmedy, good condition, arranged on album pages.
    Starting bid : 70 CHF
    Hammer price : 70 CHF

    Lot# : 3672 Belgium

    1920/70: Collection resp. lot several hundred stamps used/unused or in mint condition, incl. full sets and souvenir sheets, nicely arranged in one stockbook owner's cat = € 3'000.
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : 150 CHF

    Lot# : 3673 Belgium

    1850/1970c.: Collection with sporadic classic issues used, the main value being in middle period with miniature sheets incl. 1935 Franz von Taxis sheets (2) used etc. and a good range of covers with two Insured frankings noted, including First World War Military Mail (100+ items) both from Belgium and other involved countries, with useful Austrian, German and Polish usages.
    Starting bid : 300 CHF
    Hammer price : 300 CHF

    Lot# : 3674 Belgium

    1849/1944: Fine used collection with better sets and values including 1849 Epaulettes and Medallions, 1851/58 diff. paper, 1863 perf. issues, 1866 newspaper stamps, 1878 5 Fr., 1918 tin helmets to 10 Fr., 1927/28 Orval sets, 1930/31 miniature sheets, 1932 Kardinal Mercier and 1933 Orval set. 19 values signed Balasse STC Mi. = € 9'950. Ex The Rheingold Collection.
    Starting bid : Bid
    Hammer price : 700 CHF

    Lot# : 3675 Belgium

    1899/1902: A correspondence of mourning covers (7) all addressed to Emile Jottrand, the Assistant Legal Advisor to the Siamese Government in Bangkok, Thailand mailed at 25 c. rates from Brussels, Mons and Verviers. A scarce destination at this date.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 3676 Belgium

    1941/60ca: Lot 130 covers and cards, many advertisement cards, all sent to the Liechtenstein postal administration.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold
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