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Catalogue of Stamp Auction #79, September 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
1  83P5
1867, Washington, 3c rose, "C" grill, horizontal imperforated pair plate proofs printed on stamp paper, beautiful margins, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, PF certificate, C.v. $1,750
860.00
2 **   217
1888, Jefferson, 30c orange brown, perforation 12, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $900
sold
3  226P1
1890, Daniel Webster, large die proof of 10c green on india paper, size 60x59mm, nice and fresh quality, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $225
sold
4 **   251
1894, Washington, 2c carmine, type II, top sheet margin single with plate No.126, perfect quality, full OG, NH and fine, PF certificate, C.v. $1,100
sold
5 **   268
1895, Jackson, 3c purple, top sheet margin with imprint and plate No.95 horizontal strip of three, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $400
sold
6 **   269
1895, Lincoln, 4c dark brown, top sheet margin with imprint and plate No.94 horizontal strip of three, minimal brown offset on gum side, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $450
sold
7  270
1895, Grant, 5c chocolate, bottom sheet margin with imprint and plate No.128 horizontal strip of three, full OG, NH (right stamp) or hinged, fine, C.v. $145
60.00
8 **   271
1895, Garfield, 6c dull brown, top sheet margin with imprint and plate No.386 horizontal strip of three, short one tip of perforation at right, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $1,250
290.00
9 **   272
1895, Sherman, 8c violet brown, top sheet margin with imprint and plate No.249 horizontal strip of three, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $750
sold
10 **   273
1895, Webster, 10c dark green, bottom sheet margin with imprint and plate No.62 horizontal strip of three, full OG, NH (hinged on margin only), fine, C.v. $1,000
230.00
11 **/*   279, 281
1898, Franklin, 1c green and Grant, 5c dark blue, top or bottom sheet margin with imprint and plate No. horizontal strips of three, both with full OG, first one is NH (center stamp with natural tiny spot of gum loss), the other one has hinge at middle stamp, others are NH, F/VF, C.v. $307.50 as singles
85.00
12 **   282
1898, Garfield, 6c lake, bottom sheet margin with imprint and plate No.924 horizontal strip of three, nice item in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $475
sold
13  282C
1898, Webster, 10c brown, type I. top sheet margin with imprint and plate No.305 horizontal strip of three, full OG, left stamp is LH, two others are NH, but central one with tiny spot of gum disturbed at the bottom, fine centering, C.v. $725 as hinged
160.00
14 **   314
1906, Franklin, 1c blue green, imperforated block of four, nice margins, minor usual offset on reverse, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $130
sold
15 **   351
1909, Washington, 5c blue, coil stamp in vertical guide line pair, tiny (0.5mm) tear at left margin, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF, APEX certificate, C.v. $2,350
sold
16 **   516
1918, Franklin, 30c orange red, perforation 11, block of four, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $260++
sold
17 **   526
1920, Washington, 2c rose carmine, offset printing, type IV, block of four with natural straight edge at right, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $230++
sold
18 **   540a
1919, Washington, 2c carmine rose, type III, block of four imperforated horizontally, minor usual offset on reverse, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $275
sold
19  558P1
1922, Garfield, large die proof of 6c in orange on india paper, mounted on die sunk card, size 97x113mm, numbered on reverse, fresh quality, no gum as produced, VF, C.v. $1,000
sold
20 **   571
1923, Lincoln Memorial, $1 violet brown, top sheet margin arrow horizontal pair, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
sold
21 **   573
1923, Head of Freedom Statue, $5 carmine and blue, left sheet margin arrow block of four, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $720 as singles
400.00
22 **   620-21
1925, Norse-American issue, 2c carmine and black, 5c dark blue and black, complete set in center line blocks of four, perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $152.50
sold
23 **   630
1926, White Plains Philatelic Exhibition, 2c carmine rose, complete pane of 25, plate No. 18771, nicely centered, full OG, NH, mainly VF, C.v. $575
sold
24 **   658-68
1929, black "Kans." overprint on definitive issue of 1c- 10c, complete set of 11, three with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $431.50
170.00
25 **   669-79
1929, black overprint "Nebr." on definitive issue of 1c- 10c, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $530.50
220.00
26 **   756-65
1935, National Parks issue, 1c-10c, complete set in plate No. blocks of six, nice quality, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $255
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sold
27  905b
1942, American Eagle, 3c reddish purple, top sheet margin error of color, pre-cancelled "Fremont, Ohio", nicely centered with intact perforation, VF, PSAG certificate for block of four, this stamp is from the top left, C.v. $1,750
sold
28  1303a-04a, 1305b
1966-68, Lincoln, Washington, F.D. Roosevelt, 4c, 5c and 6c, three coil stamps in joint line pairs, first one with Bureau pre-cancelled by "Brooklyn N.Y.", two others with "Baltimore M.D.", full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,100
sold
29 **   1362a
1968, Wood Ducks, 6c multicolored, left sheet margin vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
sold
30 **   1394 var
1971, Dwight Eisenhower, 8c black, red and blue, block of four with full offset of the design on gum side, usual centering, full OG, NH, fine
85.00
31  1401a
1970, Dwight Eisenhower, 6c dark blue gray, coil stamp in horizontal joint line pair, Bureau pre-cancelled with "Fort Lauderdale FL", in addition a single pre-cancelled "Pittsburgh, PA.", all with full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $545
sold
32 **   1467a var
1972, Wildlife Conservation, 8c multicolored, complete transition sheet of eight se-tenant blocks of four, black engraved color (picture, description and denomination) strongly shifted to the bottom left, resulting in stamps of top four horizontal rows have doubled or omitted "United States" variety, full OG, NH, VF, an attractive and rare item
860.00
33 **   1474a
1972, Stamp Collecting issue, 8c multicolored, black (litho) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included, C.v. $325
160.00
34 **   1483 var
1973, Boston Tea Party, 8c multicolored, right sheet margin se-tenant block of four, red and dark blue litho colors strongly shifted to the top. full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
sold
35 **   1501b
1973, Progress in Electronics, 8c multicolored, tan and lilac colors omitted, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, a copy of PF certificate for vertical pair, the stamp is from the top, C.v. $700
sold
36 **   1508, a
1973, Christmas Tree, 8c multicolored, complete transition sheet of 50, contains eight vertical pairs imperforated between stamps (no any traces of blind perforation) and one partly imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $1,800 as eight error pairs only
690.00
37 **   1542a
1974, 200th Anniversary of the Kentucky Settlement, 10c multicolored, black (litho) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included, C.v. $450
sold
38 **   1542b
1974, 200th Anniversary of the Kentucky Settlement, (10c) multicolored, green (engraved and litho), black (engraved and litho) and blue colors missing, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and rare, only 29 stamps reported according to Datz, C.v. $2,000
sold
39 **   1555a
1975, D. W. Griffith, 10c multicolored, brown (engraved) color omitted, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, PSE certificate, C.v. $1,800++
690.00
40 **   1578c
1975, Banking and Commerce, 10c multicolored, top left corner sheet margin (ZIP) horizontal se-tenant pair, brown, blue and yellow (litho) colors omitted, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, a common ZIP pair is included, C.v. $1,750
sold
41 **   1702a
1976, Christmas, 13c multicolored, imperforated plate No.37618-37621 pane of 50, narrow margin at the top, nice and fresh otherwise, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,875 as pairs
575.00
42 **   1800a
1979, Christmas, Gingerbread Santa Claus, 15c multicolored, green and yellow colors omitted, black one is misplaced as always, usual centering, full OG, NH, fine, a common stamp is included, C.v. $400
170.00
43 **   1825a
1980, 50th Anniversary of Veterans Administration, 15c carmine and violet blue, top left corner margin ZIP horizontal pair imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375
sold
44 **   1899a
1983, Motorcycle, 5c gray green, coil stamp, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, according to Datz only 32 pairs exist, C.v. $1,750
sold
45 **   2004 var
1982, Library of Congress, 20c red and black, three side margin block of 20 (2x10) with strongly misplaced horizontal perforation, resulting in parts of stamps appearing at the top and bottom margins, full OG, NH, VF
170.00
46 **   2014a
1982, International Peace Garden, (20c) multicolored, black engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is enclosed, C.v. $200, which is strongly undervalued
sold
47 **   2045a
1983, Medal Of Honor, (20c) multicolored, top left corner margin single with red color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
sold
48 **   2107a
1984, Christmas issue, Madonna and Child, 20c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, left stamp with slight crease as always exists, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. $1,750
460.00
49 **   2238ñ
1986, Navajo Art, (22c) multicolored, se-tenant block of four, black engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $275
sold
50 **   2354b
1987, Lace Making, (22c) ultra, white color omitted, top right corner plate No. se-tenant block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $350
sold
51 **   2361a
1987, Certified Public Accounting, (22c) multicolored, black engraved color omitted, bottom sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included, C.v. $425
220.00
52 ** B  2443c
1990, Beach Umbrella, (15c) multicolored, dark blue color omitted, pane of ten in complete $3 booklet (second pane is normal), perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $900++
sold
53 **   2482a
1990, Bobcat, ($2) multicolored, black engraved color omitted, top right corner sheet margin plate No. block of four, centered to the top, full OG, NH and fine, Datz C.v. $1,000 as a plate No. block, Scott C.v. $800 as four singles
345.00
54 **   2561a
1991, District of Columbia, (29c) multicolored, black engraved color omitted, plate No.1212 bottom left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $380++
125.00
55 **   2567b
1991, Jan E. Matzeliger, 29c multicolored, vertical pair imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600
290.00
56 **   2567c
1991. Jan E. Matzeliger, 29c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $275
115.00
57  2718aPb
1992, Christmas Toys, imperforated proof of se-tenant block of four with stamps transposed horizontally, plate No.A111111, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000
sold
58 **   2759b
1993, Horse Races, (29c) multicolored, top left corner sheet margin Plate No. se-tenant block of four, black engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common plate No. block is included, C.v. $500, which is significantly undervalued
sold
59 **   2872e
1994, Christmas, Stocking, 29c multicolored, right sheet margin plate No. block of four contains two vertical pairs imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
sold
60 **   2875b
1994, Bureau of Engraving and Printing, $2 blue, pane of four, double impression of the dark brown lettering panel, full OG, NH, VF and rare, only a few known, PSE certificate, C.v. $1,200
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sold
61 **   2875c
1994, Bureau of Engraving and Printing, $2 blue, pane of four, tagging omitted, double impression of the dark brown lettering panel, full OG, NH, VF and rare, PSE certificate, C.v. $1,100
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sold
62 **   2965b
1995, Recreational Sports issue, 32c multicolored, three- side margin vertical imperforated se-tenant strip of five, plate No.B1111, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,750
sold
63 **   2965c
1995, Recreational Sports issue, 32c multicolored, three- side margin vertical se-tenant strip of five with omitted yellow color, plate No.B111 (no yellow "1"), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,600
sold
64 **   2965d
1995, Recreational Sports issue, 32c multicolored, three- side margin vertical se-tenant strip of five with yellow, blue and magenta omitted, plate No.B1 (no respective colored "1"), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,600
sold
65 **   3007d
1995, Christmas, Santa Claus and Kids, 32c multicolored, imperforated bottom sheet margin se-tenant block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $325
sold
66 **   3068u
1996, Atlanta Summer Olympic Games, 32c multicolored, imperforated se-tenant pane of 20, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
sold
67 **   3269 fn
1998, Uncle Sam's Hat, "H" non-denominated stamp inscribed "Postcard Rate", full OG, NH, VF, copy of PSE certificate for block of four is included, that is lower right stamp, C.v. $2,500
sold
68 **   3363d
1999, Christmas, Deer, 33c gold with background in red, blue, violet and green, self-adhesive pane of 20, die cutting omitted, backing paper intact, fresh and VF, C.v. $500, which is undervalued
sold
69 **   3557a
2002, Langston Hughes, 34c multicolored, self-adhesive stamp with die cutting omitted, top left corner sheet margin horizontal pair, plate No. B11111 at the top margin, NH, VF, C.v. $850
sold
70 **   3559a
2002, Year of the Horse, 34c multicolored, self-adhesive stamp, right sheet margin horizontal strip of three with die cutting omitted vertically, originated from a pane with plate No.B11111 with empty space from another strip at the bottom, backing paper is intact, fresh, VF and very rare, PF certificate for a block of six, C.v. $5,000
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2300.00
71 **   3895m
2005, Chinese New Year of 1992-2004, 37c multicolored, complete double-sided pane of 24, misregistered die cutting on reverse side causing imperforated top row of three stamps and freak bisected stamps on three other rows, NH, VF and rare, APEX certificate, C.v. $1,100
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575.00
72 **   5036b
2016, Love, (49c) multicolored, self-adhesive stamp with die cutting omitted, three-side margin plate No.B11111 block of ten (top part of a pane of 20), backing paper intact, fresh and VF, prorated C.v. $250
sold
73 **   C3

Air Post stamps

1918, Curtiss Jenny, 24c carmine rose and blue, central line block of four, full OG, NH and fine, C.v. $520 as four singles
170.00
74 **   C6
1923, De Havilland Biplane, 24c carmine, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $520 as four singles
170.00
75 **   C13-15
1930, Zeppelin issue, 65c-$2.60, complete set of three, absolutely perfect full original gum, NH, F/VF (the high value has great centering), C.v. $1,750
sold
76 **   C125b
1989, 20th UPU Congress, Futuristic Mail Delivery, (45c) multicolored, bottom right corner sheet margin (ZIP) se-tenant block of four, blue engraved color (USA and denomination) omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common block is added for comparison, C.v. $550
sold
77 **   O91

Official stamps
War Department

1873, General Winfield Scott, 24c rose, horizontal pair, perfect quality and centering, full OG, NH, VF or better, C.v. $380++
sold
78 **   O135a

Official Mail

1983, Coat of Arms, 20c red, blue and black, coil stamp, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000
400.00
79 **   O148 imp
1991, Coat of Arms, 23c red, blue and black, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, according to Scott this pair is from printer's waste
sold
80 **   136L4

Local stamps
Swarts' City Dispatch Post, New York, N.Y.

1849, Zachary Taylor, (2c) red, complete sheet of 25, stone 4, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600 as hinged
sold
81 **   81

Canal Zone

1924, Lincoln Memorial, black two-line overprint "Canal Zone" on $1 violet brown, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,600 as four singles
575.00
82 **   241-50 var

Philippines
Official stamps

1906, Great Personalities, black overprint "O B" on Philippine definitive set of 1906,2c-30c, complete set of ten, full OG (two stamps with small spots of gum skip), F/VF
140.00
83 **   241-50 var
1906, Great Personalities, red overprint "O B" on Philippine definitive set of 1906, 2c-30c, complete set in blocks of four, 6c and 10c with natural straight edge at left or right, usual centering, full OG, NH, mainly fine and extremely rare multiples, this set is mentioned, but not priced in Scott
sold
84  17c

Ryukyu Islands

1952, black surcharge 100y on 2y rose violet, Kai Tei characters in 9/9-point type, center "0" in wrong font and dropped (position 42), nice and choice, full OG, VLH, VF and very scarce, APEX certificate, C.v. $4,000 for **
sold
85 **   90 var
1961, White Silver Temple, 5c red brown, three side margin horizontal strip of four (bottom part of a sheet), imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF and rare
sold
86 **   C15 var

Air Post stamps

1959, Heavenly Maiden, light ultra surcharge 14c on 20y rose carmine, basic stamp with extra spur on the right side of the second character variety (position 49), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $125
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sold
87 **   R17-28

Revenue stamps

1959-69, Map and Buildings, 1c-$10, complete set of 12, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,287
sold
88 **   38, d

United Nations

1955, 10th Anniversary of the United Nations, 3c-8c, two souvenir sheets of both printings and FDC, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $163
sold
89    U1 var

Stationery items

1959, envelope 3c blue with additional surcharge of 1c in maroon, fresh, unused, VF and rare, this envelope have the similar surcharge, which were used for revaluating of air post stationery cards and mentioned in Scott after #UXC2
sold
90    UXC2 b, c
1959, Air Post card 4c with additional surcharge of 1c in maroon, three postcards - two with inverted surcharge in different positions and one with double surcharge (one inverted), fresh, unused, VF, these errors are listed, but have no price in Scott Cat., a common used card is enclosed
sold
91    2
1841, Queen Victoria, 2p blue, plate 1, balanced margin single, used on entire wrapper from Edinburgh to Kelso, black Maltese Cross cancellation, "Dec. 1. 1841" marking on reverse, sealed with wax, VF, SG #5, £2,750
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N/A
92  96a
1883, Queen Victoria, 2s6p lilac, printed on blued paper, watermark Anchor, nice quality single, full OG with minor creasing at the top, which is mentioned for accuracy only, LH, VF, SG #175, £6,750, Scott C.v. $9,250, D. Brandon certificate
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N/A
93 **   108
1884, Queen Victoria, 5s rose, watermark Anchor, post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #180, £1,100 as hinged, expertized by Raybaudi, copy of D. Brandon certificate for a set of three
sold
94  108a
1884, Queen Victoria, 5s rose, printed on blued paper, watermark Anchor, perfectly centered and extremely fresh with full OG, previously hinged, VF and very scarce, SG #176, £18,000, Scott C.v. $18,750, expertized by Raybaudi and Sorani, D. Brandon certificate
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N/A
95  109b
1884, Queen Victoria, 10s ultramarine, printed on blued paper, watermark Anchor, very well centered and post office fresh, full OG, LH, VF and extremely rare in such condition, SG #177, £40,000, D. Brandon and S. Sorani certificates
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N/A
96  110
1884, Queen Victoria, £1 brown violet, watermark Three Imperial Crowns, nicely centered, postally used, flawless and VF, SG #185, £2,800, Scott C.v. $3,000
sold
97 **   185-86
1924, British Empire Exhibition, 1p scarlet and 1 1/2p brown, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #430/31, £100 as hinged singles
sold
98  209
1929, Postal Union Congress, £1 black, nicely centered with intact perforation, full original fresh gum, LH, VF, SG #438, £750
sold
99 **   286-89
1951, King George VI, Arms, HMS "Victory", 2s6p-£1, complete set of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #509/12, £100
sold
100 **  SG 629 var
1961, Parliamentary Conference, 6p purple and gold, vertical transition strip of four, top stamp has gold almost completely omitted, while other ones omitted it partially in various degree, full OG, NH, VF, BPA certificate, a common block of six is added for comparison, spectacular and rare item
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sold
101 **   64

Antigua

1922, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #61, £275 as hinged
sold
102 **   84-95
1938-51, King George VI, Airplane, Landscapes, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #98/109, £130
sold
103 **  SG 11, c

Ascension

1924, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1p deep blue green and gray black, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp with Cleft Rock variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £136 as hinged singles
110.00
104 **  SG 18c var
1924, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1s brown and gray black, precursor of Cleft Rock variety with additionally uneven line over Ascension, significantly broken shading of the central design, full OG, NH, F/VF and rare, C.v. £375 as hinged for "Cleft Rock" only
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sold
105 **   62-74
1956, Queen Elizabeth II, Birds, Sea Creatures, Maps, Landscapes, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #57/69, £140
sold
106 **   218-21

Australia

1949-51, Coat of Arms, 5s-£2, complete set of four high values, full OG, NH, VF, SG #224a/d, £150
sold
107 **/*   99

Western Australia

1906, Swan, 6p bright violet, watermark W Crown A, block of four, fresh and nice, full OG, NH (bottom stamps) or hinged, VF, SG #115, £180 as hinged singles
sold
108 **/*   113

Bahamas

1938, King George VI, £1 blue green and black, printed on ordinary paper, block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF, SG #157a, £240++
115.00
109 **   116-29
1942, 450th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Columbus, black overprint on 1/2p-£1, complete set of 14, the high value is from the first printing in deep gray green (thick paper), full OG, NH, mainly VF, SG #162/75, £130
85.00
110 **   20-37

Bahrain

1938-41, King George VI and Postal Transportation, black overprint "Bahrain" on stamps of India, 3p-25r, complete set of 16, nice quality, white full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SG #20/37, £1,000
sold
111 **   96-98, var
1955-60, Queen Elizabeth II, Castles, black surcharges 2r/2s6p-10r/10s, two complete sets of three, two different types of surcharges, full OG, NH, VF, SG #94/96, a, £115
sold
112 **  SG 248, a

Barbados

1938, Seal of the Colony, 1/2p green, bottom sheet margin block of 12, right stamp in the second row with recut line variety (position R10/6), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £216 as singles
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140.00
113 **  SG 252, a
1938, Seal of the Colony, 3p brown, perforation 13, block of six (2x3), right stamp of the middle row with vertical line over horse head (position R4/10), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £160++
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85.00
114 **   216-27
1950, King George VI, Fish, Map, Sailing Ship, Seal of the Colony, 1c-$2.40, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #271/82, £55
sold
115 **  SG 19, a

Basutoland

1938, King George VI and Crocodile, 1p scarlet, block of four, top right stamp with Tower flaw (position R2/4), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £175++
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sold
116 **   46-56, 61-71
1954-61, Queen Elizabeth II, Airplane, Scenes, two complete sets of 11, the last one with surcharges, full OG, NH, VF, SG #43/53, 58/68, £160
sold
117    

Batum (British Occupation)

1918, local cover with provisional negative hs "Batumskaya P. T. Kontora No.1" and boxed cachet indicating payment is to be made in cash, pen manuscript "15k", perfect quality, VF and scarce usage during the time when stamps in Batum were not available
290.00
118 **/*   22 var, 23a
1919, two imperforated singles (one corner margin example) with inverted red or black surcharge 15r on 1k orange, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF and scarce, copies of P. Holcombe certificates are enclosed, first one is not mentioned in Scott or SG, the other one has Scott C.v. $750
sold
119  29
1920, black surcharge 50r on perforated 4k red, nice and fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by Champion and Romeko, SG #25, £1,000, Scott C.v. $1,500
sold
120 **   105-14

Bermuda

1936-40, King George V, Yacht "Lucie", Views, 1/2p-1s6p, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $100
sold
121 **   143-62
1953-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Bird, Arms, Maps, Scenes, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 20, full OG, NH, VF, SG #135/50, 140a, 145b, £135
sold
122 SB  SG SB1, var

Stamp Booklets

1948, King George VI, two 5s unexploded booklets, stapled on the left or on the right, black lettering on pink paper, each one contains five panes of six stamps separated by glassine interleaves, post office fresh quality, VF, C.v. £280
160.00
123 **   1-15

British Antarctic Territory

1963, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Airplane, Map, Ships, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/15, £145
sold
124  48-51

British Honduras

1899, Queen Victoria, black overprint "Revenue" (length 12mm) on 5c-50c/1s, complete set of four, fresh quality, large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF, SG #66/69, £329
sold
125 **   J1-7

British Occupation of Italian Colonies

Cyrenaica
Postage Due stamps

1950, bilingual "Postage Due" and Numerals, 2m-100m, complete set of seven, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SG #D149/55, £375
230.00
126 **  SG S19a

Somalia

1948, King George VI, black surcharge "B.M.A. Somalia" 2s50c on 2s6p yellow green, misplaced dot after "sh" variety (position R4/7), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £140
85.00
127 **   O13-14

Burma
Official stamps

1937, King George V, black overprint "Burma. Service" on 5r purple and ultramarine, 10r scarlet and green, two high values, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #O13/14, £825 as hinged
690.00
128 **   146a-48a

Canada

1927, Historical issue, 5c-20c, imperforated complete set in horizontal (5c) or vertical pairs, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$720
sold
129 **   149-59
1928-29, King George V "Scroll" issue, 1c-$1, complete set of ten, bright and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF (50c - VF), C.v. $1,405
sold
130 **   162-77
1930-31, King George V "Arch-Leaf" issue, 1c-$1, complete set of 16, nice condition, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $1,029
sold
131 **   O9

Overprinted Official stamps

1949-50, Peace issue, black overprint "O.H.M.S." on Lumbering 50c dark blue green, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$330
sold
132 **   O9, a
1949-50, Peace issue, black "O.H.M.S." overprint on 50c dark blue green, lower left corner sheet margin plate No.1 block of four, bottom right stamp without period after "S" in overprint variety (position 47), nicely centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$3,600
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1150.00
133 **   61-74

Newfoundland

1897, Discovery of Newfoundland, Animals, Birds, Sailing Ships, Scenes, 1c-60c, complete set of 14, well centering, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, Unitrade C.v. C$750
sold
134  61-74
1897, Discovery of Newfoundland issue, red diagonal overprint "Specimen" on 1c-60c, complete set of 14, all but 2c and 6c with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$1,500
sold
135 **   163 var
1929-31, Map of Newfoundland, 1c green, re-engraved printing, top right corner sheet margin block of four, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade #163i, C$803++
sold
136  C18

Air Post stamps

1933, General Balbo Flight, black surcharge $4.50 on 75c bistre, position 1 of four-stamp setting, full OG, LH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$400
sold
137  69-80

Cayman Islands

1932, Kings William IV and George V, Centenary issue, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #84/95, £500
sold
138  MR3

War Tax stamp

1917, King George V, black "thin" surcharge 1 1/2p on 2 1/2p deep blue, nice and very fresh, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, BPA certificate, SG #55, £750
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sold
139 **  SG 303y

Ceylon

1912, King George V, 5c violet, inverted and reversed watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £140 as hinged
115.00
140 **   160-63 imp

Cook Islands

1965, Internal Self Government, Map, Flag and Scenes, imperforated complete set of four in vertical pairs, NH, VF, SG #175/78 var
230.00
141 **   110

Cyprus

1924-28, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, portrait in a shield, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #102, £300 as hinged
sold
142 **   183-97
1960-61, Queen Elizabeth II, blue overprint "Cyprus Republic" on 2m-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #188/202, £130
70.00
143 **   103

Egypt

1924, King Fuad, £1 blue and dark violet, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #122, £225 as hinged
170.00
144 **   343-60
1953, Portrait of King Farouk obliterated with three black bars, 1m-£1, complete set of 18, full OG, NH, mostly VF
60.00
145  M1

Military stamps

1932, British Forces in Egypt, inscribed "Postal Seal", imperforated proof of 1pi in red and dark blue (issued colors), left sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, SG #A1
110.00
146 **/*   M5
1934, Sphinx, 1p carmine, perforation 14 1/2x14, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top left stamp), VF, SG #A7, £220 as hinged singles
170.00
147  52

Falkland Islands

1928, black handstamped surcharge 2 1/2p on King George V 2p brown violet, left sheet margin single, nice condition, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, VF and scarce, these stamps were in usage for two weeks only, RPS certificate, SG #115, £1,300
sold
148 SG 141d
1935, King George V Silver Jubilee issue, 4p dark blue and green, flagstaff on right-hand turret variety, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. £850
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460.00
149 **   107-20
1952, King George VI, Animals, Birds, Map, Ships, 1/2p- £1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #172/85, £180
sold
150 **   128-42
1960, Queen Elizabeth II and Birds, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #193/207, £170
sold
151 **   1-16, 17-30

South Georgia

1963-72, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Scenes, two complete sets of 16 and 14, the last one with decimal surcharges, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/16, 18/31A, £260
sold
152 **   75

Gibraltar

1912-24, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, SG #85, £140 as hinged
sold
153 **   107-18
1938-51, King George VI, Landscapes and Scenes, 1/2p- £1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #121/31, £180
sold
154 **  SG 143, a
1950, King George VI and view of Southport Gate, red overprint "New Constitution 1950" on 1s green and black, bottom sheet margin imprint block of four, top right stamp with broken "R" variety (position R9/4), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £132++
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sold
155 **   147-60
1960-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Flowers, Views, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #160/73, £80
sold
156 **   171-83

Grenada

1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Sailing Ship, 1/2c- $2.50, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #192/204, £60
sold
157  63
1891, Queen Victoria, black surcharge with handstamped Chinese characters $1 on 96c purple on red paper, fresh quality and nice centering, full OG, LH, VF, SG #50, £450
240.00
158  70a var
1898, surcharge (without Chinese characters) $1 on 96c gray black, excellent centering, a beautiful single, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, SG #53a, £2,750
N/A
159  104
1905, King Edward VII, $2 scarlet and slate, printed on chalk-surfaced paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, LH, VF, SG #87a, £350
sold
160 **/*   154-66A, 155a-62a
1938-52, King George VI, 1c-$10, 2c-50c, two complete sets of 23 and 6, perforation 14 and 14 1/2x14 respectively, full OG ($10 green and several other values from 1938 printing with usual streaky gum), NH (seven low values and $10 violet) or LH/hinged, mostly VF, SG #140/62, £1,178
sold
161 **  SG 171, a
1948, Silver Wedding, 10c violet, top right corner margin plate No. block of four, bottom left stamp with spur on "N" variety (position R2/9), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £111++
sold
162 **/*   168/228

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II Early Issues

1940 -66, 50th Anniversary, Silver Wedding, UPU, Coronation, Queen Elizabeth II definitives (mainly NH, including $10), ITU, Churchill, WHO, the total is 27 stamps, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG C.v. £727
170.00
163 **/*   168/99, O97/112

India
Nice Selection

1937-43, King George VI, "white background" (one low value is hinged), two official sets and two singles, in addition four cheap values of Patiala State, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, mostly VF, SG C.v. £165
60.00
164  O55-61

Convention States

Jind
Official stamps

1937-42, King George VI, black overprint "Jind State Service" on stamps of India, 1/2a- 10r, complete set of six, full OG, LH, mostly VF, SG #O66/72, £1,000
460.00
165 **   93-94

Patiala

1938, King George VI and Elephants, black overprint "Patiala State" on 2r and 5r, two horizontal pairs with gutter labels at the top, full OG, NH, VF, SG #93/94, £160++
110.00
166 **   40, var

Feudatory States
Soruth

1950, Junagarh City, black surcharge 1a on 3p dark green and black, top left corner sheet margin block of four, top right stamp with small second "a" in "ANNA" and broken "N" in "REVENUE"(position R1/2), full OG, NH (hinged at the top margin only), VF, SG #61, var, C.v. £160 for common stamps
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170.00
167 **   40, var
1950, Junagarh City, black surcharge 1a on 3p dark green and black, left sheet margin block of four, bottom left stamp is precursor of broken "O" in "One" (position R6/1) with additional small "s" in "POSTAGE" and "v" in"REVENUE" varieties, full OG, NH, VF and rare, SG #61, b, C.v. £870++
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460.00
168 **   O7k

Travancore-Cochin
Official stamps

1949, Pachipari Reservoir, black overprint "Service" over 6a on 14ch blue green, rough perforation 12 1/2, block of four containing two vertical pairs imperforated between stamps, no gum as issued, NH, mostly VF, SG #O7a, £80++
60.00
169  1

Ireland

1922, Dollard trial overprint "Provisional Government of Ireland 1922" in red on King George V 1/2p green, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150 as hinged
sold
170 **   2a
1922, inverted Dollard black overprint on King George V 1p scarlet, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
sold
171 **   12-14
1922, Dollard black overprint on King George V and Sea Horses of 2s6p, 5s and 10s, complete set of three, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $805
sold
172 **/*   23-35
1921, Thom blue black or red overprints on GB stamps of 1/2p-1s, complete set of 13, full OG, NH (1/2p-5p) or LH/hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $139 as hinged
sold
173 **   77-79
1925, Dublin Government Printing Works or Somerset House of London black overprint with narrow "1922" on King George V and Seahorses of 2s6p, 5s and 10s, complete set of three, stamp of 10s with damaged accent and "a" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $710 (10s without variety)
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sold
174 **   93-95
1935, Harrison and Sons black overprint on re-engraved King George V and Seahorses of 2s6p, 5s and 10s, complete set of three, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,550
sold
175 **   96-98
1937, St. Patrick, complete set in blocks of four, watermark "SE" in monogram, 10s with bottom sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples, C.v. $2,800 as singles
N/A
176 **   116/52, var

Jamaica

1938-52, King George VI, Bananas, Palm Trees, Scenes, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 22, including perforation varieties of 2p, 6p, 5s and 10s, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #121/33a, 124c, 128a, 132b-33aa, £200
sold
177 **   NJ9 var

Jordan
Occupation Postage Due stamps

1949, inverted black bilingual overprint "Palestine" on Transjordan postage due 2m orange, unwatermarked issue, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce multiple, SG #PD23a, £800++
sold
178 **  SG 131ac, ad

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika

1942, King George VI and Crowned Cranes, 1c chocolate brown and black, comb perforation 13 1/4x13 1/4, two bottom sheet margin blocks of four, top left stamp of each block with damaged or retouched left value tablet variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £145++
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110.00
179 **  SG 131ae
1942, King George VI and Crowned Cranes, 1c chocolate brown and black, comb perforation 13 1/4x13 1/4, block of nine, stamp in the middle has break in bird's breast variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £90++
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70.00
180 **  SG 197a
1960-62, Queen Elizabeth II and Buffaloes, 10s slate green and olive green, vertical imperforated pair, nice margins and very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £1,700
sold
181 **   59-71

Kuwait

1945, King George VI, black overprint "Kuwait" on the "White Background" issue, 3p-14a, complete set of 13, blocks of four, block of 1 1/2a with small separation at the top, full OG, NH, VF, SG #52/63, £300++
sold
182  58/118

Labuan

1895-1904, Animals, Birds, Coat of Arms, stamps of North Borneo overprinted "Labuan", four complete issues, the total is 32 stamps, full/large part of OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, SG C.v. £525
sold
183  83

Leeward Islands

1928, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, perfect centering, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, VF, SG #80, £225
sold
184 **  SG 113ca
1944, King George VI, 10s deep vermilion and deep green on green ordinary paper, missing pearl variety (position R5/1), excellent centering and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare key plate error, C.v. £1,700
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N/A
185  

Malaya

1971, Butterflies, imperforated multicolored proof of 15c in vertical pair, prepared for Federated States with no portrait and Coat of Arms, full OG, NH, VF
110.00
186  8-13

Malta

1885-90, Queen Victoria, 1/2p-1s, complete set of six, watermark Crown CA, extremely fresh, full OG, VLH, VF, SG #20/28, £120
60.00
187 **  SG 31x
1901, Valletta Harbor, 1/4p red brown, sideways reversed watermark Crown CA, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £192 as hinged singles
140.00
188 **  SG 45w
1905, Valletta Harbor, 1/4p red brown, sideways watermark Multiple Crown CA with Crown to left of CA (inverted) variety, top right corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £112 as hinged singles
70.00
189 **   114
1925, "Malta", £1 carmine red and black, upright watermark Multiple Script CA, left sheet margin single, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #140, £110 as hinged
sold
190 **  SG 229a
1938-43, King George VI and Statue of Neptune, 2s6p red and black, damaged value tablet variety, translucent one tip of perforation at the top, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £400
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220.00
191 SG 73/140

Group of Better High Values

1914-26, King George V, nine mint stamps, including 2s and 5s with Multiple Crown CA watermark, 2s overprinted "Self-Government" in red and four high values of the "Britannia and Malta" issue, fresh quality, full OG, mainly LH, VF, C.v. £427
sold
192 **  SG 251b

Mauritius

1937, Coronation issue, 20c bright blue, line by scepter variety (position R5/3), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £90
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sold
193 **   45

New Guinea

1932, Bird of Paradise, £1 olive gray without date scroll, full OG, NH, VF, SG #189, £120 as hinged
90.00
194 **   165-70

New Zealand

1920, King George V, Victory issue, 1/2p-1s, complete set of six, full OG, NH, mostly VF and scarce never hinged, SG #453/58, £55 as hinged
sold
195 **  SG 568ca
1935, Capt. Cook at Poverty Bay, 2s olive green, perforation 13 1/2x14, single NZ and Star watermark, top sheet margin stamp with "COQK" variety (position R1/4), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £170 as hinged
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170.00
196 **   229-41
1940, Centenary issue, 1/2p-1s, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #613/25, £70
sold
197 **   12

Nigeria

1914, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, die I, watermark Multiple Crown CA, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #12, £190 as hinged
sold
198 **   12a
1914, King George V, £1 deep violet and black on red paper, die II, watermark Multiple Crown CA, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #12b, £275 as hinged
sold
199 **   52

Northern Nigeria

1912, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #52, £180 as hinged
sold
200  1-3, 6-7, 8-13

North Borneo

1883-86, Coat of Arms and Ship, 1/2c-$2, inscribed "North Borneo", imperforated compound proof sheetlet of 11 stamps in brown, including two unissued values of 25c and $2, printed on white wove paper, no gum as produced, VF and rare
N/A
201  103
1899, Orangutan, perforated (L12 1/2) essay of proposed design for 4c in bluish green and black, miniature sheet of nine, each stamp with black overprint "Waterlow and Sons, Ltd. Specimen" and security punch, no gum as produced, VF and scarce multiple
sold
202 **   280-95
1961, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Coat of Arms, 1c-$10, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, VF, SG #391/406, £160
sold
203  J20-31

Postage Due stamps

1903-11, Animals, Birds, Coat of Arms, Scenes, black horizontal overprint "Postage Due over black, blue or red overprint "British Protectorate", 1c-24c, complete set of 12, large part of OG, mostly VF, SG #D31/49, £508
230.00
204  18-45, J1-4

Northern Rhodesia
Small Group

1929-52, Silver Jubilee, Coronation of 1937, King George VI and Animals, set of postage dues, four complete issues, the total is 32 stamps, full OG, NH (7) or LH/hinged, VF, SG C.v. £296
sold
205 **  SG 113f

Nyasaland Protectorate

1926, King George V, 10s red and green on pale emerald paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, broken leaf at bottom right variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £750
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690.00
206 **  SG 143c
1938-44, King George VI, £1 black and violet on red paper, serif on "G" in "POSTAGE" variety (position R4/5), full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. £1,100
sold
207 **  SG 95b

Saint Helena

1922, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 5s green and gray on yellow paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, torn flag variety, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €950 as hinged
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sold
208 **  SG 97, b
1923, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p black and gray, horizontal pair, right stamp with Torn Flag variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £279.50 as hinged singles
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sold
209 **  SG 98, c
1922-27, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1p green and gray, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp with Cleft Rock variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £79 as hinged singles
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sold
210 **   64

Saint Kitts-Nevis

1923, Tercentenary of the Colony, Sailing Ship, £1 violet and black on red paper, flawless stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, SG #60, £800 as hinged
sold
211 **   95-106

Saint Lucia

1936, King George V, Waterfall, Scenes, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #113/24, £100 as hinged
sold
212 **   21 fn

Sarawak

1888-97, Sir Charles J. Brooke, $5 green and violet, unissued stamp in absolutely perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and rare in premium quality, SG #21b, £1,300 as hinged
N/A
213 SG 140ab

Seychelles

1941, King George VI and Fishing Pirogue, 20c brown ocher, printed on chalk-surfaced paper, "Handkerchief" flaw, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. £600
sold
214 **   195-207

Sierra Leone

1956-61, Queen Elizabeth II, Canoe, Map, Scenes, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 13, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SG #210/22, £70
sold
215 **   1-20

Singapore

1948, King George VI, 1c-$5, complete set of 15, perforation 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/15, £180
sold
216 **   28-42
1955-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Coat of Arms, Ships, 1c-$5, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #38/52, £130
sold
217 **   41

Solomon Islands

1914, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, nicely centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #38, £250 as hinged
sold
218 **  SG 75a

South Africa

1937, King George VI Coronation, 1s blue and red brown, block of four includes two se-tenant pairs, bottom left stamp (Afrikaans) has omitted hyphen variety (position R. 2/13), full OG, NH (pair with error), VF, C.v. £80++
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60.00
219 **   81-94

Southern Rhodesia

1953, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Arms, Scenes, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #78/91, £90
sold
220 **   149-67

Straits Settlements

1912-23, King George V, 1c-$5, complete set of 19, watermark Multiple Crown CA, nice quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF and scarce never hinged, SG #193/212, £225 as hinged
sold
221 **  SG 100w

Sudan

1948, Postman, 5m black and olive brown, inverted watermark "S G", block of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £320++
230.00
222 **   J12-15

Postage Due stamps

1948, Gunboat, 2m-20m, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #D12-15, £200++
115.00
223 **   67-79, var

Swaziland

1961, Queen Elizabeth II, Greater Kudu, Scenes, surcharged issue, 1/2c/1/2d-R2/£1, complete set of 13 with additional 25c/2s6p and R1/10s of type II, the high value of type I, full OG, NH, VF, SG #65/77, £85
sold
224  38-52

Tonga

1897, King George II, Bird, Plants, Sailing Ship, 1/2p-5s, complete set of 15, including both 1/2p stamps, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SG #38/53, 55, £225 for watermark sideways
110.00
225 **   100-13
1953, Queen Salote, Maps, Ships, Scenes, 1p-£1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #101/14, £70
sold
226 **/*   53/135

Small Mint Group

1899-1964, Queen Salote, King George II, Birds, Scenes, nine mostly complete issues (missing one stamp of $3 value), the total is 44 values, full OG, some NH, but mainly LH or hinged, F/VF, SG C.v. £360
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85.00
227 **   102

Trinidad

1907, "Britannia", £1 green and carmine, watermark Multiple Crown CA, nice quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #145, £300 as hinged
sold
228  101 var

Trinidad and Tobago

1960, Queen Elizabeth II and Humming Birds, $1.20 multicolored, left sheet margin single with black color (portrait of Queen) strongly shifted to the top left, full OG, hinged, VF and spectacular, SG #296
sold
229 **   14-27

Tristan da Cunha

1954, Queen Elizabeth II, Birds, Sea Creatures, Scenes, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #14/27, £90
sold
230 **   28-41, 42-54
1960-61, Queen Elizabeth II and Fishes, 1/2p-10s, 1/2c-1r, two complete sets of 14 and 13 respectively, full OG, NH, VF, SG #28/41, 42/54, £155
sold
231 **   105-17

Turks and Caicos Islands

1950, King George VI, Map, Sailing Ships, Scenes, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #221/33, £85
sold
232 SG 84/91

Uganda Protectorate

1898, Queen Victoria, Elephant and Lion, 1a-5r, complete by SG set of seven, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. £190
sold
233 **   115-27

Virgin Islands

1956-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Fishes, Views, 1/2c-$4.80, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #149/61, £110
sold
234 **   128-39, 144-58
1962-64, Queen Elizabeth II, Birds, Fishes, Airplane, Maps, 1c/1/2c-$2.80/$4.80, 1c-$2.80, two complete sets of 12 and 15, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #162/73, 178/92, £105
sold
235 SG 1/212

Nice Collection

1866-1966, 138 mint stamps of Queen Victoria, Kings and Queen Elizabeth II in mainly complete definitive and later common design issues, identified by SG, in addition the first Canoe (guaranteed genuine, but four stamps w/o gum) and postage due sets of Solomon Islands, fresh quality unit, most with full or large part of OG, later sets are NH, F/VF or better, total C.v. is £1,620
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2, 3, 4
sold
236  62-78

Zanzibar

1899, Sultan Seyyid Mahommed-bin-Said, 1/2a-5r, imperforated complete set of 17 plate proofs in horizontal pairs, most with sheet margins, watermark Multiple Rosette, pair of 3a with diagonal ink line on the face, minor reversal soiling, no gum as produced, NH, VF and rare, only a few sets in pairs survived
sold
237  99/112
1908, Sultan Ali bin Hamoud, imperforated set of 13 (less 25c) plate proofs, watermark Multiple Rosette, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
sold
238 (*) S  117
1908-09, Palace of the Sultan and Dhow, 50r dull violet and black, two high values, one with "Specimen" overprint, full OG, normal stamp is unused, expertly regummed, VF appearance, SG #243, £1,000
sold
239 **   

Living Creatures and Plants Collection

1904-80's, over 800 stamps and 11 souvenir sheets, including issues of 52 countries from Antigua to Uganda, early material from Australia, Falklands, No. Borneo and others are presented only as partial sets picturing Animals, Birds and Plants, later units (from 1965) are complete, fresh condition, full OG, generally NH (just a few early stamps are LH/hinged), mostly VF, C.v. is over $2,100
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
sold
240  

Selection of Definitive Issues

1952-61, Bahamas - two first sets of Queen Elizabeth II, Falkland Islands - second set of King George VI, Gambia - two first sets of Queen Elizabeth II and Virgin Islands - first set of Queen Elizabeth II, the total is six complete issues identified by SG, nice topical material, fresh quality, full OG, LH or VLH, mostly VF, C.v. £710
Click here to see Part 2
sold
241 **/*   

Group of Early Queen Elizabeth II Topical Sets

1961-75, 13 practically complete issues (missing just two cheap stamps), from Birds of Ascension to Birds of Turks and Caicos, nice and fresh unit, full OG, mainly VLH (two sets are NH), VF, SG C.v. £560
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2, 3, 4, 5
85.00
242    
1915, free-frank military postcard from Akstafa to 4th Armenian Militia Unit consisting of Caucasian Army, addressed to a volunteer Francesco Danielyants, no backstamp, VF
170.00
243    
1915, free-frank military cover from Tiflis to Armenian Staff of Militia Unit, addressed to a volunteer Francesco Danielyants, some stain and tears, still F/VF
N/A
244  Artar #52f
1919, black framed overprint (13mm) on 20k blue and red, perforated horizontal pair, right stamp without overprint, full OG, LH, VF, Scott #39 var
sold
245  Artar #59g-189c
1919, 35k lilac brown and green, vertical se-tenant pair, top stamp with framed black overprint (14mm), bottom one has unframed black overprint (9mm), full OG, LH on top stamp, bottom one - NH, VF and scarce commercial item, Scott #41-101
sold
246  D  142
1920, Armenian Newspaper "Joghovourti" printed in Lebanon, sent in Yerevan (address label removed), franked by black surcharge 5r on 20k blue and red in horizontal pair, usual folds and some edge imperfections, mostly VF and rare
N/A
247    156a, 162
1920, cover from Yerevan to Tiflis, franked by two values, including black surcharge 100r on 10r scarlet, yellow and gray, arrival ds on reverse, seriously reduced, still fine collectible postal history item
N/A
248    157a, 159, 162
1920, three surcharged perforated high values 50r/1r, 100r/3.50r and 100r/10r, used on reverse of cover from Yerevan to Tiflis, postmarked on arrival, fold away from the stamps and adhesions on front, still F/VF
sold
249 **   160 var
1920, violet (!) surcharge 100r on 5r dark blue, green and pale blue, a single with wide "A" variety and horizontal pair of "common" stamps, full OG, NH, VF and rare, this stamp recorded only with black surcharge
Click here to see enlarged fragment
N/A
250 */U   1a/252

Framed and Unframed Overprints and Monogram Surcharges
Nice Starting Collection

1919-20, 139 mostly mint stamps neatly arranged on album pages, some scarce items, such as surcharges on Saving stamps, inverted surcharges, additional "Z" overprint over monogram surcharges, listed and unlisted stamps, as well as doubtful material, fresh condition overall, full OG, some NH, but mainly LH/hinged, F/VF, legitimate C.v. $1,200
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
N/A
251 */U   184/92

Monogram Surcharges on Romanov Dynasty Issue
Collection on Pages

1919-20, 94 mint or cancelled stamps, 1k-3r, including three blocks of 25 for 5r/4k. 25r/4k and 5r/10k/7k, only three stamps are missing for completion, nice quality, full OG, NH, LH/hinged or used, mostly VF, we note that these stamps had never been in real postal circulation, C.v. is over $1,800
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2, 3, 4
sold
252 **/U   256, 263, var
1920, World War I Postal Charity stamps, black surcharge 25r on 3+1k and 50r on 10+1k, two blocks of four, top left stamp of the last one with a bulb on "0" of "10" at the top right corner, CTO cancellations with full OG (NH), No.263has bottom stamps uncancelled, VF, these stamps had never been in real postal circulation, C.v. $490++
115.00
253  Artar #600-04 S2
1920, Paris issue, Eagle, 1r-15r, set of five values, each one with black horizontal "Specimen" overprint (type 2), full OG (minor offset on reverse of two stamps), NH, VF, C.v. $750
115.00
254  Artar #600-09, var
1920, Paris issue, 1r-100r, two complete sets of ten, distinctly different shades of frame or center, both are original printing, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
sold
255  294
1921, First Constantinople issue, view of Mt. Ararat, 25,000r brown, perforated single, slight crease, still fresh with full OG, LH, VF appearance of this extremely rare stamp, mounted on page from the Dr. R. Nagapetiants Collection, representing detailed inscription and in addition reprint of this stamp, Artar #683, C.v. $800
Click here to see enlarged stamp
N/A
256  278/94
1921, First Constantinople issue, complete set of 15 imperforated plate proofs in issued colors, printed on glossy paper (proofs of 15,000r and 25,000r brown were not issued), no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
257 **/*   278-94, var

Collection of the First Constantinople issue

1921, 114 mostly mint stamps (two used, including very scarce perforated 25r slate gray), neatly arranged on stockpages, representing stamps printed from two different plates, especially for 100r, 250r and 20,000r, in addition numerous plate and shade varieties of other values, as well as 75 forgeries, including block of 18 with double impression, nice quality overall, full/large part of OG or no gum as issued, F/VF and high potential unit
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
290.00
258  300 var
1922, Soviet issue, 50r green and red, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, LH on margin, fine and scarce
sold
259  302 var
1922, Soviet issue, 400r blue and pink, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH, VF and rare
sold
260  303 var
1922, Soviet issue, 500r violet and pale lilac, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, slight gum waves, otherwise full OG, LH, VF and rare
sold
261  304
1922, Soviet issue, forgery of 1000r dark blue and pale greenish blue, perforation L11 1/2, the same as for issued stamp, top right corner margin horizontal gutter block of four, full "original gum", NH and nice reference item
85.00
262  305 var
1922, Soviet issue, 2000r black and gray, a single imperforated vertically, enlarged side margins, full OG, LH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
115.00
263  305
1922, Soviet issue, 500r black and gray, neat Yerevan "24.6. " date stamp, mainly VF and very rare stamp with real postal cancellation
sold
264  300-09
1922, Soviet issue, 5r-10,000r, imperforated collective epreuve de luxe containing complete set of ten proofs in bistre, printed on yellow gray paper, including unissued denomination of 5r, two proofs placed sideways and two -upside down, slight marginal thin at right, still fresh, no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare, reportedly only two such proof sheets recorded
sold
265 **   300, 303-04

Selection of Soviet issue Multiples with Varieties

1922, 50r, 500r and 1000r, nine blocks of four, five, nine, ten or larger, the total is 96 stamps, representing numerous plating varieties on that stamps, full OG, NH (one stamps is defected), VF and interesting unit for a connoisseur
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
sold
266 **/*   312/33
1922, black surcharges on Soviet issue, 10,000r/50r - 500,000r/10,000r, complete set of ten, fresh condition, full OG, NH (2) or LH/hinged, F/VF, C.v. $250
sold
267 **   329 var
1922, black surcharge 200,000r on Soviet issue stamp of 4000r black and light brown, broken text and two frame lines under the text variety, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
sold
268  350/89a
1922, red or black surcharges (various types) on the First Constantinople issue, set of 23 different perforated or imperforated values, full OG (one stamp with paper adhesion), mainly LH, VF and scarce group, each stamp properly expertized or guaranteed, C.v. $1,260
sold
269  354 var
1922, double black surcharge 15(k) on the First Constantinople imperforated stamp of 250r blue, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
Click here to see enlarged fragment
sold
270  365a, 379
1922, black surcharges 4(k) on perforated 25r gray and 10(k) on imperforated 100r orange, both are postally used, first one cancelled Dilizhan, the other one with dropped "0" of "10" variety and cancelled Yerevan and Alexandropol (it has tiny thin spot), mainly fresh and VF appearance
sold
271  D  366
1923, Soviet Newspaper "Shiraki Ranchpar", Alexandropol address label is attached, franked by black surcharge 5(k) on 1st Constantinople imperforated stamp of 50r red, tied by Alexandropol "10.2.23" date stamp, usual folds, some ageing, mostly VF and scarce
Click here to see the unfolded inside part of the Newspaper
sold
272 **   

Independent Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh Collection

1992-2003, 384 mint stamps, 62 miniature and 35 souvenir sheets, arranged on Scott album and stockpages, practically complete, including imperforated Chess sets in pairs and blocks of four, second de luxe sheet, official and unofficial stamps in commemoration of Spitak Earthquake, as well as Nagorno-Karabakh stamps, including several bogus issues, nice quality collection, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is over $2,250 for listed items
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
575.00
273 **   380
1936, Dollfuss, 10s dark blue, nicely centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,100
sold
274 **   B146-51

Semi - Postal issues

1936, Inventors, 12g-64g, imperforated complete set of six, nice enlarged margins, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Mi #632-37U, €1,200
sold
275 **   C1-3, C17 imp

Air Post stamps

1919-26, Vienna - L'viv Flight, surcharges and overprint on definitive stamps of 1916, imperforated complete set of three printed on grayish paper, no gum as issued, in addition Airplane and Crane 15g red violet, left sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, all are fresh and VF, C.v. $450 for the first set only
sold
276 **   C32-46
1935, Airplane over Landscapes, 5g-10s, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
sold
277 **   C54-60
1950-53, Birds, 60g-20s, complete set of seven, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $333
115.00
278 **/U   

Balance of Displaced Person Camps Collection

1947-48, 73 mostly mint stamps, 3 souvenir sheets, 6 covers, as well as two sheets of reprints, representing issues of Augsburg (two complete sheets, cover and two proofs), Hanau (scarce souvenir sheet), Meerbeck (souvenir sheet and two se-tenant pairs), Seeford (scarce souvenir sheet) and Stade Camps (group of imperforated sets), occasional flaws possible, nice quality material, full OG, NH or used, F/VF, a great lot for further expansion or retail
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
690.00
279  B132-43

Semi - Postal issues

1933, Orval Abbey, imperforated complete set of 11, the high value with bottom margin, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, COB #363-74, €3,400
575.00
280 **   B466A-B
1949, Paintings by van der Weyden and Jordaens, two souvenir sheets of three, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
160.00
281  B789/96

Selection of Imperforated Specimens

1966, Queen Elisabeth, two sets of two souvenir sheets and Historical places, set of two, each one numbered on reverse, nice and fresh condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF
85.00
282  Q184-207

Parcel Post and Railway stamps

1935, Modern and Old Railroad Trains, 10c-100f, complete set of 24, nice quality, full OG, previously hinged, mainly VF, C.v. $990
sold
283 **/*   

Belgium and Colonies Collection in Scott Specialty Album

1900-68, about 2000 mint stamps and over 30 souvenir sheets in clear mounts, representing many valuable sets and singles, including King Albert in Helmet, Great Personalities of 1952, better souvenir sheets, highly complete semi-postal with Cardinal Mercier, air post and parcel post issues with nice range of various Locomotive stamps, in addition sets and singles of Ruanda-Urundi, Belgian East Africa and Congo, nice and clean unit, full/large part of OG, NH (over 50%) or LH/hinged, F/VF or better, C.v. is over $15,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60
2300.00
284  C1/6

Air Post stamps

1924, Aviation School, 10c, 25c and 2b, imperforated set of three, nice margins all around, full OG, LH, VF, only 100 imperforated stamps of each denomination were produced, Sanabria #8, 10 and 12, C.v. $600 (1966)
sold
285  C11a, C14a-15a
1930, inverted Zeppelin surcharges or overprints, 5c on 10c, 15c and 25c, set of three values, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $300, which is strongly undervalued, no more then 300 stamps of each denomination possible
sold
286  C15 var
1930, red Zeppelin overprint on 25c dark blue and black, horizontal pair, left stamp with inverted overprint, while right one has double overprint, full OG, LH, VF and extremely rare, only a handful were produced
N/A
287 **/*   65-85 imp
1912-14, Emperor Franz Josef, 1h-10k, imperforated complete set of 21, nice margins all around, full OG, NH (several stamps, including 10k) or VLH, VF, Mi #64-84U, €450 as hinged
sold
288 **   130-33
1918, Tsar Ferdinand, 1st-10st, imperforated plate proofs in issued colors, printed on chalk-surfaced paper, complete set in blocks of four, no gum as produced, NH, VF and rare multiples
860.00
289 **   1057 var
1959, Acrobatics, 12st scarlet on yellow colored paper, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
85.00
290 **   1444 var
1965, Equestrian Sport, 1st gray, black and violet, bottom right corner sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
85.00
291 **   1842, 2474 var
1970, World Soccer Cup in Mexico, 1st multicolored, top right corner sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, in addition World Soccer Cup in Argentina, souvenir sheet of 50st, significant color misregistration, both with full OG, NH, VF
170.00
292 **   1-17, 18-37, 53-58
1951-56, King Norodom Sihanouk, Elephant, Historical Places, 2nd Coronation, three complete sets, the total is 43 stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $230
sold
293 ** P  18-37
1954-55, definitive issue, Arms, Elephant, Historical Places, 10c-30pi, perforated and imperforated complete sets of 20, complete sets of four souvenir sheets and four collective epreuves de luxe of five, as well as two sets of five die sunk proof sheets of one (Arms and East Gate), nice quality and very scarce unit, full OG or no gum as produced, NH, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
sold
294 **/* P  38-52
1955, 1st Coronation issue, 50c-20r, perforated (VLH) and imperforated (NH) complete sets of 15, in addition three epreuves de luxe of 1.50r, 3r and 10r two-portrait stamps, full OG, sheets have no gum as issued, VF
Click here to see Part 2
sold
295 **   C1a-2a, C6a

Air Post stamps

1953, Kinnari, 50c-30pi, complete set of three souvenir sheets of four, three or two stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $255
sold
296 SB   15a-17a

Stamp Booklet

1952, King Norodom Sihanouk, Apsaras, Enthronement Hall, three souvenir sheets separated by interleaves (no sticking) inside unexploded 30pi booklet, perfect quality, VF, C.v. $300
sold
297 **   Majer #C1-28, C29/39

Khust issues

1944, black handstamped overprint "C S P. 1944." on Hungarian definitive, commemorative and due stamps, set of 37 mainly mint (2 - used) stamps, arranged on two pages from a Collection, including unissued overprint on Christmas stamp of 4f green, full OG, NH (35) or used, mostly VF, all stamps expertized by J. Bulat or Dr. M. Blaha, C.v. CZK100,200=US$4,530
Click here to see Part 2
sold
298 **/*   

Collection of Uzhgorod and Soviet issues

1945, 42 mostly mint stamps (2 - used), representing surcharges on definitive stamps, Churches and Red Cross issues, nine stamps with surcharges over Khust overprints, 11 stamps of the first and second Soviet issues, as well as four cinderella labels, neatly arranged on pages from a Collection, full OG, mainly NH or used, F/VF or better, all surcharged values properly expertized, C.v. CZK255,000=US$11,300
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
sold
299  776
1946, 50th Anniversary of Chinese Postal Service, imperforated die proof of $100 in dark brown, printed on thin cardboard, size 40x32mm, perfect quality, no gum as produced, VF
345.00
300 **   1114a
1955, President Chiang Kai-shek and Flags, 20c-$7, imperforated souvenir sheet of four with selvage at right, nice and fresh, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $325
sold
301 **   1355-58
1962, Emperors, 80c-$4, complete set of four, stamp of $2 has pin-point spot of gum scratch, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $525
N/A
302 **   344a
1958, Heroes Monument, souvenir sheet of 8f scarlet, pin-point paper inclusion invisible from the face, otherwise flawless quality, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $240
sold
303 **   1001-04
1969, Yangtze Bridge, 4f-10f, complete set of four, perfect quality, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $102
sold
304 **   C11 fn

Air Post stamps

1920, Compania Colombiana, (10c) gray green and (10c) brownish red, two vertical side margin se-tenant pairs, very fresh condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $240++
sold
305 **   C38-50, CF1
1923-28, Seaplane over Magdalena River and Bogota Cathedral, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, including registration stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $817.40 as hinged singles
345.00
306    CLA27

SCADTA Flight cover

1924, mixed franking cover from Hamburg to Bogota, franked by five German adhesives and Colombian 30c blue with "A" overprint in horizontal strip of four, upon surface arrival to Colombia posted to Flight "Barranquilla - Girardot" and then for ground delivery to Bogota, underpaid and marked "T. 0.30", arrival ds, minor conveyance flaws, still F/VF, mounted on page from a Collection
115.00
307 */U   14-31
1899, Poseidon's Trident without Stars, 1m, 2m and 1g in six different colors, complete set of 18, 12 unused and 6 used, two stamps with small faults, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $2,500 (defected stamps not counted)
sold
308 */U   35-46
1899, Poseidon Trident with Stars, 1m, 2m and 1g in four different colors, complete set of 12, two unused and ten used, one stamp has small faults, part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $263
85.00
309  36/46 var
1899, Poseidon's Trident with Stars, set of five different values without control handstamp, large part of OG (3) or unused, no gum, mostly VF, Karamitsos C. v. €427
115.00
310  39-46
1899, Poseidon's Trident with Stars, imperforated proof of 2m rose in block of four with design of 1g violet printed on reverse, small oil spot mostly on margin between stamps and light fold affecting bottom right stamp, no gum as produced, NH, VF, expertized by V. Spanos
170.00
311  40-37/45
1899, Poseidon's Trident with Stars, imperforated proof of 1g rose in top sheet margin block of four with double printed design of 1g blue and 2m violet on reverse, perfect quality, no gum as produced, NH, VF, expertized by V. Spanos
290.00
312  43-42/43
1899, Poseidon's Trident with Stars, imperforated proof of 1g green in top left corner sheet margin block of four with double printed design of 2m green and 1g green on reverse, fresh condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF, expertized by V. Spanos
290.00
313  B60-62

Semi - Postal issues

1944, 3rd Anniversary of Croatian Independence, imperforated trial color proofs in vertical sheet margin pairs, three colors for each value, the total is 18 proofs, full OG, NH, VF
sold
314  1-3, 6-14

Legion Post in Siberia

1919-20, Soldier, Cathedral and Arms, complete set of three, perforated reprints, surcharges on Coat of Arms stamps of 1919, complete set of nine, all housed on page from a Collection, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $318
sold
315 **/*   10/21
1919, Tallinn issue, violet diagonal overprint "Eesti Post" on perforated 3k-25k and imperforated 1k, set of five values, 3k has slight gum crease, others are fresh, full OG, NH (1) or LH, VF, each one with expert's hs on reverse, C.v. $305
sold
316 **   69 imp
1924, Weaver, 3p blue green, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
115.00
317  81-82
1924, Estonian Theaters, imperforated plate proofs of 30m and 70m in issued colors, set of two in vertical or horizontal pair, each one printed on wove paper, no gum as produced, VF
230.00
318  113-15 imp
1933, National Song Festival, 2s-10s, imperforated complete set in right sheet margin horizontal pairs, full OG, LH, VF
sold
319 */U   

Collection on Schaubek Pages

1918-96, over four hundred stamps and 10 souvenir sheets, some issues presented in mint and in addition in used condition, highlights included: #58-64 imp in used condition, 90-104mint and used, nice range of air post stamps (C7 is a space filler, C8 is genuine and expertized), some German Occupation issues and more, fresh quality overall, full OG (later issues are NH) or used, F/VF, C.v. is over $2,500
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
sold
320   Mi U13B var
1860, stationery envelope 10k carmine, size 145x80mm, printing error showing broken design at the top left corner, fresh, unused, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
110.00
321  51
1891, 10k blue, top margin imperforated single printed on horizontally laid paper, part of red letter at the bottom as initials "Obrazets" (Specimen), full OG, NH, VF and scarce, this stamp has never been issued imperforated
sold
322  197
1923, Philatelic Congress at Bordeaux, blue overprint on definitive stamp of 1fr claret and olive green, bottom sheet margin single cancelled on large piece by Paris ds, perfect centering, VF, Dallay #182, €800
sold
323  246
1929, Le Havre Philatelic Exhibition, dark blue overprint on 2fr orange and light blue, perfectly centered, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by H. Bloch, Dallay #257B, €1,000
sold
324 **   611/1224
1948-68, Polar Expeditions, 15fr indigo, horizontal imperforated pair and a single (1948), imperforated epreuve de luxe of 40c in greenish blue and red brown, in addition horizontal imperforated pair trial color proofs(1968), as well as Birds, imperforated complete set of four, all items with full OG, NH, proof sheet has no gum as issued, VF, Dallay C.v. €745++
sold
325  616/20
1949, Arms of French Provinces, set of four compound artist's proofs, each one with three designs in black-and-white, printed on thin card (2fr) or chalky paper (10c, 50c and 4fr), each one is signed by artist at the bottom, all are fresh and VF
Click here to see Part 2, Click here to see Part 3
sold
326  J1-14, J12a-14a

General issues
Postage Due stamps

1884-86, Numerals, 1c-5fr, complete set of 17, including unissued 1fr, 2fr and 5fr in black, ample to enlarged margins, neatly mounted on quadrille Album page, full OG, LH, VF, Dallay #1-11,12-14, 15-17, €1,660, Scott C.v. $1,332
460.00
327 **   178/223, C14-17

Reunion
Overprint "France Libre" Mostly Multiples Collection

1943, Landscapes and Scenes, New York World's Fair, Airplanes, 521 mint stamps, mainly in blocks of four or ten, representing numerous overprint varieties, fresh quality unit, we mention a few stamps with insignificant toned spots, full OG, NH, mainly VF, Dallay C.v. €2,030++
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29
sold
328 */U   

Comoros Islands
Classic Assembly

1892-1912, Navigation and Commerce and later surcharges, 92 mint or used (23) stamps, representing issues of Grand Comoro, Anjouan, Mayotte and Moheli, nice quality unit, full/large part of OG or used, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €1,650
sold
329 **   2NC1-4, 3N1-8

Fezzan-Ghadames (French Occupation of Libya)

1948-51, Airplanes and Cross of Agadem, three imperforated complete sets, the total is 12 stamps, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay C.v. €1,150
sold
330 **/*   80/127, C10/16

French Equatorial Africa
Collection of "Libre" Overprints

1940-41, Governor Victor Liotard, Pierre Savorgnan, Emil Gentil, Paul Crampel, Scenes, Airplanes, 188 mint or used (14) stamps, singles and blocks of four, nice quality, full OG, mainly NH (12 stamps - LH), mostly VF, Dallay C.v. €2,060
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
sold
331  156A, 166a

French India

1942, blue "France Libre" overprint over 18ca on 40c rose and black, and on 1fa6ca orange and black, two postally used values, fresh quality, VF, C.v. $600, Dallay #206, 210 IIa
115.00
332 **/*   166, 170 var
1942, carmine error "Prance Libre" overprint on 1fa6ca and on 2fa12ca, two values, full OG, first one is NH, the other one - LH, VF, Dallay #210 IIb, 213 IIb, €240
60.00
333 **/*   177-81
1942, blue or red overprint "France Libre" on Exposition issue of 1937, 8ca-2fa12ca, complete set of five, including the "key" value of 16ca carmine (only 300 printed), full OG, NH or VLH (No.179), VF, Dallay #219II/23II, €1,660
sold
334 **   157/209

"France Libre" Overprints
Nice Group

1942-43, Brahma and View of Temple, set of 52 values (less three for completion), including two stamps of the first printing (#158 and 161, both hinged), nice quality unit, full OG, mainly NH, VF, Dallay C.v. €1,585
Click here to see Part 2
sold
335 **   C29-36

French Madagascar
Air Post stamps

1942, black overprints or surcharges "France Libre" on Airplane and Map of Madagascar stamps, 8f-50f, 1f/1.25f-8f/8.50f, set of eight in blocks of ten (less two low values for completion),full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #49/53, 54-56, €860
Click here to see Part 2
sold
336    186, 194, 204

New Caledonia

July 21-24, First Pan American Airways Flight cover from Noumea to San Francisco, addressed to Honolulu, three overprinted values franking, green cachet of flight itinerary, Pan Am violet confirmation marking, San Francisco drop and Honolulu arrival ds, VF
160.00
337 **   150-51, B14, C10/23

French Polynesia (Oceania)

1945-47, Eboue, Liberation, Chad to Rhine and Sailing Ships, six imperforated complete issues, the total is 16 stamps, including block of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay C.v. €570
sold
338 **   121b

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

1925, triple black surcharge 25c on Fisherman stamp of 15c violet and rose, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #114f, €350
sold
339 **   210
1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." on Lighthouse and Fish stamp of 45c red and green, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #246, €400
sold
340 **   216
1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." on Lighthouse and Fish stamp of 5fr red and brown, full OG, NH, fine and scarce, only 483 stamps were printed, Dallay #252, €750
sold
341 **   223
1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L" on Dog Sled stamp of 3c red brown, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by R. Calves, Dallay #255, €400
115.00
342 **   238 var
1942, inverted black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." on Tortue Lighthouse stamp of 90c ultra, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, S. Sismondo certificate, Dallay #270a, €1,900
575.00
343  249-55
1942, Dog Sled and Tortue Lighthouse, black surcharge "France Libre. F.N.F.L." 20c/10c-20f/90c, complete set of seven, neatly cancelled on five pieces, fresh, VF, Dallay #282-88, €350
85.00
344 **   279 var
1942, inverted black overprint "France Libre F. N. F. L." on New York World's Fair stamp of 2.25fr ultra, full OG, NH, VF and rare, pencil signed by J.A. Fox, Dallay #291a, €2,400
sold
345 **   J43

Postage Due stamps

1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." on Newfoundland Dog 30c orange and black, full OG, fine and scarce, pencil signed on reverse, Dallay #52, €700
220.00
346    J48-57
1942, Codfish, black overprint "Noel 1941/F N F L" on 5c-3fr, complete set of ten, used together with surcharge 20fr on 75c on registered cover from St. Pierre et Miquelon to NYC, straight line censorship marking, arrival ds on reverse, VF, Dallay #42-51, €1,585
575.00
347    J58-67
1942, Codfish, black overprint "France Libre/F N F L" on 5c-3fr, complete set of ten, used together with surcharge 10fr on 1.25fr on registered cover from St. Pierre et Miquelon to NYC, censored, postmarked on arrival, VF and scarce, Dallay #57-66, €1,845
690.00
348 **   Q4a

Parcel Post stamps

1925, double blue overprint "Colis Postaux" on Fisherman stamp of 20c orange brown and violet, full OG, NH, F/VF, Dallay #4a, €350
sold
349 **   229/56, var

"Large Dot" Overprint Variety
Group

1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." with large dot after second "F" variety on Dog Sled, Tortue Lighthouse, NY World's Fair stamps, two singles and four vertical pairs, variety on each single and at the bottom stamp of each pair, full OG, NH, VF and interesting lot for a specialist, Dallay #261/90, C.v. €440 for stamps w/o variety
sold
350  43/46, 56/63 var

Somali Coast

1902-03, Warriors and Camels, 40c-1fr, 25c-5fr, two sets of three and six, each stamp with inverted center, minor perforation flaws, fresh condition, full/large part of OG, F/VF
sold
351 **   28

French Southern and Antarctic Territories

1968, Albatross, 20f slate, olive green and orange, top sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #27, €540
sold
352 **   C7 imp

Air Post stamps

1965, 125th Anniversary of the Adelie Land discovery, 50fr blue and indigo, bottom left corner margin imperforated block of four, in addition imperforated block of four trial color proofs, full OG, NH,VF, Dallay #A8, €940 for imperforated block of stamps only, proofs are not counted
sold
353 **   C8, imp
1965, ITU issue, 30fr multicolored, perforated and imperforated singles, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #A9, €690
170.00
354 **   C14, imp
1968, Port aux Francais, King Penguin and Explorer, 50fr light ultra, dark green and black, perforated and imperforated singles, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #A14, €525
115.00
355 ** P  150, C1/12

Wallis and Futuna
Small Selection of Imperforated Issues

1946-57, Victory, Chad to Rhine, Liberation, Airplanes, the total is five complete issues, in addition proof of 3f in vertical se-tenant strip of five, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay C.v. €370 (proofs not priced)
sold
356 **/*   

Valuable Collection on Pages

1920-2008, over 750 mint stamps, including 20 imperforates, nine souvenir sheets, five epreuves de luxe, starting with overprints and surcharges on New Caledonia issues, most in complete sets, then overprints "France Libre", common design types, nice topical issues and many more, full OG, NH or LH, F/VF or better, Dallay C.v. €5,300
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51
860.00
357 **   Dallay #5-7, 10

Forces Francaises Libres (French Corps in Levant)

1942- 43, Arms of Air Forces, surcharge of 4f on 6.50f and airplane surcharge 4f on 3f, the total is 132 mint stamps in blocks of 4 or 25, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is€820++
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2, 3, 4, 5
115.00
358 **   

Common Design Type
"Chad to Rhine"

1946, 5f-50f, imperforated complete set of six, issues for ten colonies from Reunion to Wallis and Futuna, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay C.v. €1,115
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2, 3, 4
sold
359 **/*   

French Africa Collection in Large Red Stockbook

1892- 1958, about 3000 mostly mint stamps and nine souvenir sheets, representing issues of 24 colonies located in Africa, most starting with Commerce stamps, later surcharges, definitive issues and common design types, nice level of completion after 1900's, nice condition, full/large part of OG with many NH stamps or used (classic period), F/VF, Dallay C.v. about €13,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49
sold
360 */U   

French Antilles Collection on Stockpages

1889-1947, over 700 mostly mint stamps and three souvenir sheets, representing issues of Guadeloupe, Guiana, Martinique and Inini, first three start with Commerce stamps, all are included early definitives, "Libre" overprints, common design types and many more, fresh condition overall, full/large part of OG or used, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €2,950
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
345.00
361 */U   

French Pacific Collection on Stockpages

1881-1990, about 800 mostly mint stamps, eight souvenir sheets and nine epreuves de luxe, representing issues of New Caledonia, Polynesia, Wallis and Futuna, each one starts with Commerce stamps and surcharges, including definitive issues, some "France Libre" overprints, common design types and later nice topical material, minor flaws possible on early staff, fresh condition overall, full/large part of OG, NH, LH/hinged or used, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €6,050
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23
sold
362 **   

French Colonies
Collection of Living Creatures

1950-83, 146 mint stamps in mainly complete issues, representing stamps from Afars and Issas to French Antarctic, perfect condition, full OG, NH (two stamps are LH), VF, DallayC.v.€1,185
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2, 3, 4
sold
363 **   

Former French Colonies
Collection of Endangered Species

1961-87, 356 mint stamps and two souvenir sheets, mainly complete issues, representing stamps from 17 countries from Cameroon to Zaire, beautiful unit in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay C.v. €1,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
sold
364 **   2, a
1919, St. George, 40k vermilion, block of 28 contains eight tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, VF and nice positional piece, C.v. $400++
230.00
365    26-30 imp, B1
1922, Sower, Soldier, Industry and Agriculture, imperforated complete set of five along with semi-postal 50r, used on local cover in Batum, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF, expert's guarantee hs
sold
366  28
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 2000r in various colors, printed on thin smooth paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
367  28
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 2000r in various colors, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
368  29
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 3000r in various colors, printed on thin smooth paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
369  29
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 3000r in various colors, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
370 **/*   43, 46 imp
1923, Soviet issue, black diagonal typo surcharges 10,000r on 1000r brown and 40,000r on 5000r, two imperforated blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH, VF, C.v. $200 as hinged singles
sold
371  51, var
1923, blue surcharge 75,000r on Imperial 1k orange, horizontal pair with perforation 11 1/2, right stamp has Georgian "rub" of surcharge shifted to the right variety, cancelled on a piece, VF
sold
372  1/29, B1/4
1919-22, 20 trial color imperforated proofs, two for National Republic issue, twelve for Soviet issue and six for semi-postal issue, creamy, smooth or laid paper, no gum as produced, VF, many with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse
sold
373 **   7-12, 16-18 var

Consular Post in Constantinople

1921, National and Queen Thamar issues, surcharges in red or black on imperforated complete set of nine in horizontal pairs, two of which with slight fold between stamps, full OG, NH,VF and very rare, only a handful imperforated sets were produced
460.00
374 **   

Collection of Modern Issues

1993-2002, 236 stamps and 38 miniature and souvenir sheets, complete for the period, post office fresh quality material, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. close to $600
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
sold
375 ** P  Barefoot #1/7

Official stamps

1918, Judicial stamps, 50k-100r, set of six values, one perforated (50k) and five imperforated, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very scarce group, imperforated stamps admittedly to be proofs
170.00
376 **   B33

Semi - Postal issues

1930, IPOSTA, International Philatelic Exhibition in Berlin, 8pf-50pf, souvenir sheet of four, appropriate size 105x148mm, full OG (on stamps only), NH, VF, Mi Block 1, €1,600
sold
377 **   B49-57
1933, Wagner issue, 3+2pf-40+35pf, complete set of nine, all but 20+10pf with perforation 14x13, nice quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Mi #499A-504A, 505B, 506A-07A €2,430
460.00
378 (*)   B68
1935, OSTROPA, Philatelic Exhibition in Koenigsberg, 3 (pf)-25(pf), souvenir sheet of four, unused, no gum as almost always exists, VF, Mi Block 3, €1,200
sold
379 **   B103
1937, 1st National Philatelic Exhibition, 6 (+19pf) dark green, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 8, €220
sold
380 **   B104
1937, Culture Fund, 6 (+19pf) dark green, souvenir sheet of four with additional rouletted perforation and surcharge 25pf on each label, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 9, €320
sold
381 **   B105
1937, 4th Brown Ribbon Horse Races, red overprint on 42 (+108pf) brown, souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 10, €180
sold
382 **   B106
1937, Nazi Party Congress in Nuremburg, 6 (+19pf) dark green, souvenir sheet of four with additional black overprint at sides of each stamp, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 11, €320
sold
383 **   B141-43
1939, Nurburgring Auto Races, overprinted issue, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #695-97, €1,120++
sold
384 **   B334-37
1953, Great Personalities, complete set in bottom left corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #173-76, €360++
85.00
385 SB  Mi MH11.1A

Stamp Booklets

1919, Germania, 3m unexploited booklet, containing five panes separated by interleaves, text "Amol Das Hausmittel" inside front cover and "Hohenzollern" on reverse, red lettering on orange paper, numbered "8" at the bottom left, nice quality, VF, C.v. €800
sold
386 SB  Mi MH13a, b
1920, Germania, two 4m unexploded booklets, each one containing five panes separated by interleaves, perforated and imperforated margins respectively, text "Amol Das Hausmittel" on reverse, red lettering on orange paper, numbered "1" at the bottom left, nice quality, VF, C.v. €780
sold
387 **   9N61-63

Berlin

1949, 200th Anniversary of the birth of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, 10pf-30pf, complete set of three, nice unit, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #61-63, €320
85.00
388 **  Mi Block 1-2

Soviet Zone of Occupation
Finsterwalde

1946, Reconstruction issue, 3+17pf-12+48pf, two souvenir sheets of four with small and large Coat of Arms at the bottom, the last one with top stamps significantly shifted against each other, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €160++
sold
389 */U   

Nice Collection on Hingeless Pages

1945-49, 660 mostly mint stamps and three souvenir sheets, starting with OPD (Oberpostdirection) Berlin, including Mecklenburg- Vorpommern, Saxony, East Saxony, West Saxony and etc. issues, some better items, fresh quality, full OG, NH/LH or used, F/VF, Mi C.v. €1,500
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
sold
390  977/1467

East Germany

1968-73, Winter Olympics, Dams, Insects, Young Pioneers and Railroad Cars, imperforated proofs of the complete design, the total is 26 values, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. €3,360 (full colors)
sold
391 **   47 I A L IIIa

Catalogued by Michel Spezial of 2018

German Offices Abroad
Offices in China

1912, black surcharge 2 1/2D on 5m dark green and carmine, bottom right corner sheet margin single with 26x17 perforation holes, full OG, NH(LH on right margin only), VF, expertized by R. Steuer, C.v.€160
sold
392 **   46a

Offices in Turkey

1912, lilac red surcharge 15pi on 3m black violet (orange red under quartz lamp), printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €380
sold
393 **   9b

German Colonies
South West Africa (Sudwestafrika)

1898, two-word black diagonal overprint "Deutsch- Sudwestafrika" on Eagle 25pf dark orange, top sheet margin single, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by H. Bothe and Senf, Leipzig, C.v. €1,300
sold
394 **   29B
1919, Kaiser's Yacht, 1m red carmine, watermark lozenges, left sheet margin single with 25x17 perforation holes, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. T. Hartung certificate, C.v. €320
sold
395 **   1 I

Caroline Islands (Karolinen)

1899, black diagonal "Krone/Adler" overprint (48 degree angle) "Karolinen" on Numeral 3pf orange brown, top sheet margin single, flawless quality, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by H. Bothe, C.v. €1,900
sold
396  5 I
1899, black diagonal "Krone/Adler" overprint (48 degree angle) "Karolinen" on Eagle 25pf yellow orange, nicely centered and very fresh, full OG, VLH, VF, expertized by H. Bothe, Dr. K. Maier, Berlin and others, C.v. €1,800
sold
397 **   6 I
1899, black diagonal "Krone/Adler" overprint (48 degree angle) "Karolinen" on Eagle 50pf red brown, top sheet margin single, premium quality, full OG, NH (LH on margin only), VF, expertized by H. Bothe, C.v. €1,800
sold