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Lots 1185 - 1220,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #77, March 02, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
1185 **   45

New Guinea

1932, Bird of Paradise, 1 olive gray without date scroll, full OG, NH, VF, SG #189, 120 as hinged
95.00 
 
1186 **  SG 589ca

New Zealand

1939, Capt. Cook at Poverty Bay, 2s olive green, perforation 13 1/2x14, top sheet margin single with "COQK" variety (position R1/4), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 350
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190.00 
 
1187 **   53-68

Nigeria

1938-51, King George VI, Bridge, Scenes, 1/2p-5s, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, VF, SG #49/59, 55
35.00 
 
1188  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
900.00 
 
1189  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
700.00 
 
1190 **   280-95
1961, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Arms, Scenes, 1c-$10, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, VF, SG #391/406, 160
70.00 
 
1191  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
190.00 
 
1192  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
70.00 
 
1193 **   38-46

Nyasaland Protectorate

1934-35, King George V and Leopard, 1/2p-1s, complete set of nine, full OG, NH, VF, SG #114/22, 45 as hinged
35.00 
 
1194 **   54-67
1938-44, King George VI and Leopard, 1/2p-1, complete set of 18, nice quality, full OG, NH, mainly VF, SG #130/43, 200
110.00 
 
1195 **  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
750.00 
 
1196 **   1-19, 4A

Pakistan

1947, King George VI, black overprint "Pakistan" on stamps of India, 3p-25r, complete set of 20, including local overprint on 1a3p stamp, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #1/19, fn, 203
110.00 
 
1197 **   O1-6

Bahawalpur
Official stamps

1945, Camels, Antelopes, Pelicans, Historical Places, red Arabic overprint on 1/2a-1r, complete set of six, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #O1/6, 110
55.00 
 
1198 **   122-36

Papua New Guinea

1952, Animals, Birds, Map, Scenes, 1/2p-1, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $640++
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140.00 
 
1199 **  SG 97, b

Saint Helena

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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190.00 
 
1200 **  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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55.00 
 
1201 **/*   95-99
1922-23, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 4p-1, complete set of five, watermark Multiple Crown CA, fresh quality, full OG, NH (three high values) or previously hinged, VF, SG #92/96, 500 as hinged
375.00 
 
1202 **   120-34

Saint Kitts - Nevis

1954-63, Queen Elizabeth II, Maps, Landscapes, Historical Places, 1/2c-$4.80, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #106a/18, 85
40.00 
 
1203 **   141-51

Saint Vincent

1938-47, King George VI, Seal of the Colony, Landscapes, 1/2p-1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, mainly VF, SG #149/59, 60
35.00 
 
1204  108, a

Samoa (New Zealand Occupation)

1914, black "G.R.I." and surcharge 6p on German Samoa 50pf purple and black on salmon paper, two singles, one with inverted "9" variety, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF, the variety signed by D. Brandon and Champion, SG #108, b, 245
95.00 
 
1205  109
1914, black "G.R.I." and surcharge 9p on German Samoa 80pf carmine and black on rose paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by A. Brun, SG #109, 200
75.00 
 
1206  110
1914, black "G.R.I." and surcharge "1 Shillings." on German Samoa 1m carmine, nice and fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, expertized by A. Brun, G. Buhler and H. Bothe with his certificate, SG #110, 3,250
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1000.00 
 
1207  111
1914, black "G.R.I." and surcharge 2s on German Samoa 2m blue, well centered, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, several expert's signatures on reverse, BPA certificate, SG #112, 3,500
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950.00 
 
1208  112
1914, black "G.R.I." and surcharge 3s on German Samoa 3m black violet, nice quality, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, D. Brandon and Dr. T. Hartung certificates, SG #113, 1,400
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500.00 
 
1209  112
1914, black "G.R.I." and surcharge 3s on German Samoa 3m black violet, large part of OG with minor black ink soiling, previously hinged, F/VF, expertized by A. Brun, D. Brandon certificate, SG #113, 1,400
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375.00 
 
1210  113
1914, black "G.R.I." and surcharge 5s on German Samoa 5m slate and carmine, perfect centering, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by A. Brun and Champion, D. Brandon certificate, SG #114, 1,200
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400.00 
 
1211  101/12

Balance of a Collection

1914, 13 mint stamps with black "G.R.I." and surcharges on German Samoa stamps, 1/2p/3pf-3s/3m, minor duplication, the high value with thin, fresh quality overall, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, D. Brandon certificates for set of nine and the "key" No.112, SG #101/13, 2,600
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275.00 
 
1212 **   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
950.00 
 
1213 **   79-93
1928-29, Sir Charles Vyner Brooke, 1c-$1, complete set of 15 in horizontal pairs, printed on watermarked Multiple Rosettes paper, full OG, NH, VF, SG #76/90, 150 as hinged singles
140.00 
 
1214 **   180-94, 195
1950, King George VI, Animals, Coat of Arms, Map, Scenes, 1c-$5, complete set of 15, including both 10c stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SG #171/85, 120
55.00 
 
1215 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
130.00 
 
1216  89

Sierra Leone

1905, King Edward VII, 1 purple on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #98, 300
110.00 
 
1217 **   195-207
1956, Queen Elizabeth II, Map, Landscapes, Historical Places, 1/2p-1, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #210/22, 70
35.00 
 
1218 **   67-79

Solomon Islands

1939-51, King George VI, Bird, Plants, Scenes, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #60/72, 90
45.00 
 
1219 **  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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45.00 
 
1220 **   61-62

Sudan

1940-41, Postman, black surcharge 4 1/2p on 5m and 8p, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, SG #79-80, 90
50.00