Sale 645

Lot 744


Worldwide, Mafeking & Boy Scout Movement Award-Winning Collection, 1893-1985. Presented in two albums, and illustrating the relation between Mafeking's postal history and the foundation of the Boy Scout Movement, starting with XIX Century postal cards & envelopes, and some interesting photos, such as one showing the Dixon's Hotel and cadet on bicycle, we also noted several valuable stamps (Scott 162, 164, 167, 171, 178, 179 x2, used), followed by many XX Century worldwide postal history items and stamps related to Scouting, and including some better sets & covers such as Hungary 1925 (B80-87 x2), plus extra complete set on cover tied by pictorial cancels. A nice offer from a popular collecting area that shouldn't pass unnoticed, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.

Realized $1,800


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