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Lot No Type Description Price
3384 EA image FRANCE (1996a) Rocambole*. Die proof in blue signed by the artist and the engraver. Rocambole was a fictional character (a sort of combination Doc Savage-Fu Manchu) from novels by Ponson du Terrail in the mid nineteenth century. Scott No B670, Yvert No 3025. Scarce!
AVAILABLE AT $140
3385 EA image FRANCE (1996b) Arséne Lupin*. Die proof in blue signed by the artist and the engraver. Lupin was a fictional detective character (a sort of combination Simon Templar-Sherlock Holmes) from novels by Maurice Leblanc at the beginning of the twentieth century. Scott No B671, Yvert No 3026. Fascinating!
AVAILABLE AT $140
3386 EA image FRANCE (1996c) Rouletabille*. Die proof in blue signed by the artist and the engraver. Rouletabille was a fictional detective character created by novelist Gaston Leroux, best known for writing "The Phantom of the Opera." Scott No B672, Yvert No 3027. Fantastique!
AVAILABLE AT $140
3387 EA image FRANCE (1996d) Fantômas*. Die proof in blue signed by the artist and the engraver. Fantômas was the arch-villain created by writers Marcel Allain and Pierre Souvester. Never has there been a more evil man!. Scott No B673, Yvert No3029. Awesome!
AVAILABLE AT $140
3388 EA image FRANCE (1996f) Nestor Burma*. Die proof in blue signed by the artist and the engraver. Burma was the detective hero creating of Léo Malet, a French Marlowe set in Paris during the Nazi occupation. Scott No B675, Yvert No 3030. Incredible!
AVAILABLE AT $140
6394 EL image COMORO ISLANDS (1962) Sherlock Holmes. Magnifying glass. Doyle. Deluxe sheet. Scott No 502.
AVAILABLE AT $20
6471 EMA image U.S.A. (1940) Policeman* giving "stop" hand signal. Red meter cancellation on cover Pitney Bowes No 180634: "Help stop accidents on Massachusetts highways."
AVAILABLE AT $15
6474 MAQ U.S.A. (1965) Policeman overlaid on cloverleaf instersection*. Unaccepted artwork for traffic safety issue. Set of 2 watercolors on posterboard, the smaller and more complete measuring 12.5 x 20 cm, the other measuring 17.6 x 28.4 cm Scott No 1272. Design by Burt Pringle, who designed many US, UN and foreign stamps. image (Image b)
AVAILABLE AT $140
483 ND image GUINEA-BISSAU (2006) Helicopter*. Police car*. Ambulance*. Fire truck*. Set of 4 imperforates with decorative borders.
AVAILABLE AT $40
1912 ESS image UNITED NATIONS (1978) Open handcuff*. Set of 6 imperforate progressive proofs. Scott No 297, Yvert No 289. Liberation, ,justice and cooperation for Nambia. From the UN printer archives. Rare!
AVAILABLE AT $50
5151 OBL image U.S.A. (1932) Padlock*. Fancy cancel from Carlock, IL. Two strikes in black on registered envelope. Each mark is inscribed "U*S MAIL". Evidently these were to represent locks used on mailbags. Unusual aspect of topic!
AVAILABLE AT $125
2188 EA image MONACO (1971) St. Vincent de Paul appearing to prisoners*. Die proof in black signed by the engraver HALEY. Scott No 812, Yvert No 818.
AVAILABLE AT $140
2877 ND image GABON (1964) Telephone operator*. Nurse*. Policewoman*. Imperforate pair. Social evolution of the Gabonese woman. Scott No C28, Yvert No PA30.
AVAILABLE AT $10
20004 EL image GABON (1964) Telephone operator*. Nurse*. Policewoman*. Deluxe sheet. Social evolution of Gabonese women. Scott No C28, Yvert No PA30.
AVAILABLE AT $20
14951 EP image INDIA (1970) Vir Savarkar*. Port Blair Prison*. Photographic proof from the archives of India Security Printers. These proofs were made before printing the stamps and often show levels of detail missing in the issued stamps. Scott No 516, Yvert No 299.
AVAILABLE AT $80

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