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Turkey
 
 
Lot Photo Description
Lot 504

Turkey, 1909, Tughra and Reshad of Sultan Mohammed V complete (Scott 151-164), exceptionally fresh, Very Fine overall.
Scott $731.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 505

Turkey, 1911, Overprints for Sultan's Visit, Monastir, complete (Scott 165-182, P69-P81), including both regular issues and Newspaper stamp overprints; fresh, Very Fine set, all but #P69-P70 signed Richter.
Scott $955.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 506

Turkey, 1911, Overprints for Sultan's Visit, Pristina, complete (Scott 165a-182a, P69a-P81a), overprints on regular issues and Newspaper stamps; a tough set, Very Fine collection, each signed Richter.
Scott $955.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 507

Turkey, 1911, Overprints for Sultan's Visit, Salonique, complete (Scott 165b-182b, P69b-P81b), regular issues and Newspaper stamps; crisp and clean throughout, Very Fine, less #P75b, each signed Richter.
Scott $955.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 508

Turkey, 1911, Overprints for Sultan's Visit, Uskub, complete (Scott 165c-182c, P69c-P81c), regular issues and Newspaper stamps; great color and clean strikes of the overprint, choice, Very Fine, each signed Richter.
Scott $955.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 509

Turkey, 1914, Views of Istanbul and Sultan Mohammed V, 2pa to 200pi complete (Scott 254-270), an exquisite set with the 200pi, one of the iconic late-Ottoman stamps, with barest trace of hinging, o.g., lightly hinged to very lightly hinged, intense color and near-perfect centering, Very Fine across the series.
Scott $785.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 510

Turkey, 1915, Crescent & Star and 1331 overprints complete (Scott 288-339), less #324; an outstanding full run of the year's overprints—not often seen such, Very Fine as a whole.
Scott $734.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 511

Turkey, 1916, Crescent & Star and 1332 overprints complete (Scott 355-419), missing only #389; choice and fresh, rarely offered all together, Very Fine, note several signed Richter.
Scott $1,123.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid$180
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Lot 512

Turkey, 1917, Ox-Head overprints, virtually complete (Scott 446//545), needing just a handful of items to finish; most never get this close—take a look at the complete lot on our website, fresh across the board; note signed items, Very Fine on the whole.
Scott $2,546.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Current Bid$400
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Lot 513

Turkey, 1919, Armistice Issue, 2½pi to 25pi complete (Scott 552-564), a very pretty set, fresh and clean with bold colors and clear overprints, Very Fine overall.
Scott $532.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 514
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Turkey, 1923, First Issue of the Republic, Ahmed Nazmi Printer, complete (Scott 605-623), a lovely set, either very lightly hinged or never hinged, Very Fine set.
Scott $1,436 for o.g.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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Lot 515

Turkey, 1892, "Imprimé" overprint on 10pa gray green Tughra and Coat-of-Arms (Scott P25), a remarkable example, with portions of three overprints, o.g., very lightly hinged, Fine to Very Fine, signed Vachat BPP.
Scott $500 italicized.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 516
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Turkey, 1892, "Imprimé" overprint on 20pa rose Tughra and Coat-of-Arms (Scott P26), solid strike of the overprint, unused without gum, Fine to Very Fine+, signed Vachat BPP.
Scott $1,250 italicized.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid$180
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Lot 517

Turkey, 1892, "Imprimé" overprint on 1pi blue & 2pi orange Tughra and Coat-of-Arms (Scott P27-P28), the 2pi's overprint particularly nicely (and centrally) struck, Fine to Very Fine, each signed Georg Bühler and another, each with 2009 ISFILA certificate.
Scott $310 italicized.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 518

Turkey, 1892, "Imprimé" overprint on 5pi violet Tughra and Coat-of-Arms (Scott P29), Fine to Very Fine+, a stunning stamp with impeccable credentials, signed Richter, with 2008 ISFILA certificate.
Scott $1,800 italicized.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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Lot 519

Turkey, 1901, 5pa to 5pi overprints complete (Scott P37-P42), o.g., lightly hinged, a bright clean set of these popular stamps, Very Fine, 20pa & 5pi values signed.
Scott $526.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 520

Turkey, 1901 & 1905 5pa to 5pi overprints complete (Scott P43-P54), both sets remarkably fresh-faced; #P54 no gum, all others lightly hinged or hinged, Fine to Very Fine with many better.
Scott $605.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 521

Turkey, 1908, 5pa to 5pi overprints complete (Scott P55-P60), a Very Fine set, #P55 and P57 signed.
Scott $500.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 522

Turkey, 1909, 5pa to 5pi overprints complete (Scott P61-P66), a stunner of a set with crisp color and clean overprints, Very Fine.
Scott $922.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 523

Turkey, Superlative Collection, 1863-1927, just a jaw-dropping collection, highly complete and exceptional quality throughout; starts with #1-5, excellent 1865-82 overprints on Star & Crescent issues, early Tughra issues (regular and with discounted overprints), 1918-20 overprints, etc., along with Semi-Postals with 1915 and 1916 overprints, near-complete Postage Dues (including 1916 and Ox Head overprints), Newspaper stamps including #P10-P14 and 1915-17 overprints, etc., etc., etc., Very Finein toto, without doubt one of the nicest Turkey collections you'll see; be sure to view on our website.
Scott $9,499.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Current Bid$1,300
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Lot 524

Turkey in Asia, Most Impressive Collection, 1920-27, a very nice compilation of these difficult stamps; a couple 1920 "Ottoman Posts 1336" overprints are present, with 1921 overprints more plentiful, and 1922 issues on highly complete, including Adana overprints and Postage Dues, incredibly fresh, Fine to Very Fine with better, be sure to see the entire lot on our website.
Scott $2,272.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid$375
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