Description

    United States Military Single Chits Various Denominations From Around the World 1940s and Later.
    A first-rate collection is in this lot. Most of these chits are from stateside, but there are also examples from Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, Canal Zone, USN ships, Afghanistan, Bermuda, Cyprus, England, Eritrea, France, Guantanamo Bay, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Italy, Japan, Laos, Liberia, Nepal, Northern Ireland, Okinawa, Philippines, Portugal, Spain, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, and West Germany. There are also a few World War II POW and more recent Veterans Administration chits. We also see Red Cross coupons and ration coupons for the French Zone of Germany. Near the back are US Zone of Germany Specimen taxi tickets in the denominations of 10, 30, 50, and 100 Units. A few miscellaneous items round out the collection including a bar chit for $1 at the Berchtesgaden Recreation Area with an expiration date of April 30, 1949. These items are not graded. A few show damage and many have been cancelled. They are housed in stamp stock pages. There will be no returns on this lot for any reason.


    Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000.

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    Auction Dates
    January
    3rd-9th Wednesday-Tuesday
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    19 Days 10h 15m 38s
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    Tampa Convention Center333 S. Franklin StreetTampa, FL 33602

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