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Lots 1062 - 1073,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #80, December 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
1062  2
1865, 10pa brown and blue, nice margins all around, minute (1.5mm) water stain at the margin of bottom right corner, nice stamp otherwise, full original gum (!), VF, two experts' markings on reverse, C.v. $800
1063  2
1865, 10pa brown and blue, horizontal pair cancelled on a piece, nice margins, large part of Port Chios cancellation, VF and scarce in pair, ex-Faberge
1064  3
1865, 2pi blue and red, well margined single, pen cross cancellation, VF, expertized by A. Diena, a copy of E. Diena certificate for No.2 and 3, C.v. $850
1065  12-15b
1872, 1k-10k, complete set of four, printed on horizontally laid paper, perforation 14 1/2x15, fresh, full or large part of OG (1k), LH or hinged, VF and scarce set in collectible quality
1066  19C
1879, large size blue surcharge 7(k) on 10k carmine and green, printed on horizontally laid paper, slightly rounded top right corner, nice quality single, full OG, previously hinged, VF, two experts' hs on reverse, C.v. $1,250
1067  23-26 imp
1884, Numerals, 1k-7k, imperforated complete set in horizontal pairs, printed on horizontally laid paper, three of which with bottom sheet margins, nice quality, full OG, LH or hinged, VF and very scarce
1068    34-35
1910, parcel card from Russian PO at New Athon to Jerusalem, franked by three surcharged values, Athon postal negative seal and circular ds, Russian PO at Jerusalem arrival marking on reverse, several folds and hinge reinforcement, otherwise F/VF and rare commercial mailing
1069  40-48
1909, 50th Anniversary of the R.O.P. i T., black surcharges 5pa/1k - 70pi/7r, complete set of nine, full OG, LH, VF
1070  71-79
1909, overprint "Jaffa", 5pa-70pi, set of nine (less stamp of 5pa with blue surcharge), full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $306
1071  141-50
1909, overprint "Smyrne", 5pa-70pi, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $133

Odessa Issue

1919, overprint "R.O.P. i T." and additional surcharges on Russian Levant definitive issues of 1903- 09, printed on vertically laid paper, the total is 51 stamps, full OG, LH, VF
1073  1/231

Practically Complete Russian Levant Collection

1863- 1913, 211 mostly mint stamps (two used) on Scott Album pages, starting with "Parcel to the East" 6k blue (No.1), then all classic stamps except No.3 and No.19C and 19D,all cities' overprints, Romanov Dynasty and later surcharges, occasional flaws possible, generally nice and fresh, mainly full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $4,820
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