Daniel F. Kelleher Auctions, LLC

London 2020

International Philatelic Exhibition in London, England

Private Treaty Catalog of Rare Items Available May 2-16, 2020


Unfortunately the show for 2020 was canceled because of the Corona virus,
and rescheduled for 2022. In honor of this historic exhibition
we have prepared a special
fully-illustrated multi-color private treaty catalog of rare and exceptional items,
originally intended for sale at our booth,
and now available by direct purchase from us via mail, email or phone calls.

 
 
Our private treaty catalog is available for viewing in a convenient format:
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A downloadable PDF of the entire private treaty catalog is also available:
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Some other links that you may find useful:
The official London 2020 web site
The private treaty terms of sale




Lot Photo Description
United States
Lot 1
[To Zanzibar] 1904, 1¢-3¢ and 10¢ Louisiana Purchase
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Lot 2
[R.M.S. Titanic] Titanic Facing Slip for 3 Letters to Brooklyn, N.Y.
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Lot 3
[R.M.S. Titanic] "TITANIC"
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Lot 4
Rare single-franking use of the 90¢ 1861 Issue, paying the double rate to China
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Lot 5
1870, 10¢ brown, I. grill, split grill variety
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Lot 6
1894, 2¢-$5, Roosevelt plate proofs on card, partial set
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Lot 7
1904, 2¢ Louisiana Purchase, imperf horizontally
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Lot 8
1925, Norse-American complete
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Lot 9
1954, $1 Presidential, imperf horizontally
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Lot 10
Airmail, 1930, Graf Zeppelin complete
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Lot 11
Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin, FDC
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Lot 12
Airmail, 1930, Graf Zeppelin complete, FDC
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Lot 13
1919 (Jul 3), U.S. Army Flight, Honolulu - Hilo
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Lot 14
1948 (Sept.), First International Air Parcel Post Service Collection, presented to Second Postmaster General Paul Aikens by Pan-American World Airways
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Lot 15
Newspaper, 1875-79, 2¢ to $60 complete, overprinted "Specimen"
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Lot 16
Pony Express: Highly Important Ledger from Fort Bridger, Utah - The Only Documentation of this Kind in Private Hands
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Lot 17
William H. Seward, 1839-68
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Lot 18
Monumental Collection of Bisects Used on Cover, 1857-1947
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Lot 19
Fabulous Exhibition-Quality Collection of U.S. Coils, 1908-85
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Lot 20
Powerful Specialist Collection, 1851-1985
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Lot 21
Compelling Collection of Booklets and Booklet Panes
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Lot 22
Opening Salvos: A Battery of 19th-Century US Patent Envelopes
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Other Countries
Lot 23
Argentina, Collection of Zeppelin Covers, 1930-34
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Lot 24
Australian States: Western Australia, 1879, Swan (engraved), 2d mauve, perf 12½, error of color
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Lot 25
Australia, 1920, Ross Smith First Flight cover, England to Australia
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Lot 26
Bermuda, 1851 (Feb. 14), pierced paper lace envelope sent from Hamilton to Paget
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Lot 27
Bermuda, 1852-53, group of 25 Levantine Crisis covers
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Lot 28
Bermuda, 1862 (Dec. 26), Oldfield Correspondence cover sent from Ireland Isle, Bermuda, to London
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Lot 29
Bermuda, 1865 (May), mourning cover with Hamilton, Bermuda, datestamp
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Lot 30
Bermuda, Collection of Early Postal History, 1810-76
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Lot 31
Bolivia, 1916, 2c Lake Titicaca, imperf, center inverted
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Lot 32
British Occupation of Italian East Africa, 1941, unissued overprints
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Lot 33
Bulgaria, 1881, Lion Rampant, 5s black and orange, background inverted
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Lot 34
Bulgaria, 1882, Lion Rampant, 3s orange and yellow, background inverted
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Lot 35
Bulgaria, 1882, Lion Rampant, 3s orange and yellow, background inverted
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Lot 36
Canadian Provinces: Prince Edward Island, 1869 (late May), sensational thrice-forwarded cover from Charlotte Town to Paris
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Lot 37
Canada, Airmail Semi-Official, 1927, 25¢ Carling Trans-Atlantic Flight
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Lot 38
Canal Zone, 1904, 1¢-10¢ overprinted U.S. complete
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Lot 39
China, 1884 (Mar. 10), remarkable combination Large Dragon cover from Peking to Tokyo
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Lot 40
China, 1883-1911, Shanghai, China Registry Label
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Lot 41
China: Manchukuo, Airmail, 1945, Patriotic Aviation Fund (unissued) complete
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Lot 42
China (People's Republic), 1962, Mei Lan-fang souvenir sheet (C94M)
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Lot 43
Colombia, Airmail, 1920, 10c green, Flier in Plane Watching Biplane
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Lot 44
Colombia, Airmail, 1920, 10c red brown, Biplane over Sea and Mountains
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Lot 45
Czechoslovakia, 1984, Unissued 1K Pole Vaulter inscribed "Los Angeles 1984"
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Lot 46
France, 1935, S.S. Normandie, 1.50fr dark blue and light blue
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Lot 47
France, 1936, S.S. Normandie, 1.50fr blue green, unissued
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Lot 48
France, 1946, Inauguration of the Postal Museum
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Lot 49
France, 1739-1810, Autograph Letters from the Duchy of Lorraine and France
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Lot 50
French Colonies, 1946, Book of Decaris Proofs, Du Tchad au Rhin
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Lot 51
French Colonies, 1946, "Chad to the Rhine" March, complete set of deluxe proofs
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Lot 52
Great Britain, 1997, Queen Elizabeth II, deep green (as used for 2p), light grey (as used for the 29p), flame (as used for 1st class, undenominated trials)
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Lot 53
Great Britain, The Beatles
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Lot 54
Italian States: Lombardy-Venetia, 1850, Arms, 10c black, hand-made paper
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Lot 55
Italian States: Lombardy-Venetia, 1859-63, mixed issue franking
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Lot 56
Italian States: Modena, 1859, Provisional Govt., 5c green and 15c brown
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Lot 57
Italian States: Naples, 1861, Neapolitan Provinces, 5g carmine rose, head inverted
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Lot 58
Italian States: Papal/Roman States, 1852, 3b black on "light leather brown"
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Lot 59
Italian States: Papal/Roman States, 1852, 6b black on grayish lilac
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Lot 60
Italian States: Romagna, 1859, ½b black on straw, diagonal bisect
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Lot 61
Italian States: Sardinia, Comprehensive Collection of Cavallini Letter Sheets, 1819-49
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Lot 62
Italy: Fiume, 1918, 10f red, machine overprint
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Lot 63
Italian Offices in the Levant, 1874, Numeral, 2c orange brown, without overprint
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Lot 64
Norway, 1917, mixed franking cover to the U.S.A.
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Lot 65
Switzerland, Geneva, 1845, Small Eagle, 5c black on yellow green
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Lot 66
Worldwide, Hot Little Number of a Polar Collection, 1920s-60s
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Lot 67
Monaco, 1920, Princess Charlotte's Wedding, 5fr+5fr red
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