Here are the facts about the collection. Number of the stamps in the collection.
We counted 25000 mint and used stamps (Vol I 9000 plus, Vol II 8000 plus, Vol III 8000 plus, faulty stamps uncounted). Condition of the album, The 1000+ album pages are in better than average condition except a few pages loosen from the holders; One of the 3 binders are with tape fixture on the top portion. Also noticed are a few glassines and 102 cards with dozens of loose stamps in the appropriate country sections.All WW countries are well covered (no US). With strength in German, French, Italian, Portuguese and British areas/colonies/officies, Middle East countries (Persia, Turkey, , Aden, Syria etc), Asian counties India, Japan, China, Ceylon, Siam, Singapore and Malaya. , just to name a few. Condition of the stamps, Almost all stamps are mounted with hinges which could be easily removed (apparently not stuck to the albums), or mounted in the black mounts. Faulty stamps are not counted in the tally. Catalog value of the collection. We randomly pick a dozen photos to give you an idea of the condition and quality of the collection. Great and seldom offered collection, good for collectors to continue or stamp dealers to break down by countries with huge retail sale. The original owner spent much more than the starting price even back 40 years ago.
We are a group of advanced stamp collectors with over 30 plus years of philatelic. All our listings are guaranteed authentic. The item "WW 1840-1940 collection +3 Scott Intl albums +GB#1 Penny Black +25000 different" is in sale since Friday, December 22, 2017.
This item is in the category "Stamps\Worldwide\Collections, Lots". The seller is "thornbird3092" and is located in Rockville, Maryland. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Australia.