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Lot 1554
Turkey, Tantalizing Collection, 1863-1965. Neatly hinged or mounted on Scott Specialty pages in a binder; starts with the First Issue Tughras (#2, 4 (2), 5 (2) and 6), with a nice array of Crescent-and-Star issues, several with complete/legible city cancels; mint items begin with the 1870 issue, though the collection as a whole is a mix of mint and used; note various "B" and Ox Head overprints, nice Pictorials, "1331" and "1332" overprints, a range of 1917-19 overprints, "Izmir" overprints, Semi-Postals, Airs, Military (mint), Officials, Newspaper, and Postal Tax stamps; postage highly complete from about 1915 on; also note some Turkey in Asia, Turkish Revenues, plus used "Local" ("Sheher") overprints, Fine to Very Fine with better, worth a look.
2013 Scott $10,000+ (Owner's) Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Current Bid$750
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Lot 1555
Turkey, Mint & Used, 1865-2005. Hundreds of stamps in three albums, starts with Turkey mint & used 20-25, 42-44, 48-58, 128-131, mint 758-764, 841, 875-894, 915a, 933, 1054a, 1059-1074, B5, used B54-B68, many more in complete & broken sets, please investigate, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid$400
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