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Lots 14 - 84,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
14  1b
1918, black handstamped overprint on 3h violet, horizontal pair, right stamp has inverted overprint, forming tete-beche pair, left stamp has ink soiling from overprint, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark on left stamp, VF and rare, expert's hs on reverse, C.v. $500
240.00 
 
15  5

Kolomyia issue

1918, black surcharge 5(s) on Austrian King Karl I 15h brownish red, slightly blurred surcharge from position 5, full OG, VLH, VF, Z. Mikulski opinion, Scott #5, C.v. $90
45.00 
 
16  8
1918, black surcharge 10(s) on Austrian Arms 12h light blue, tied on a piece by Kolomyia date stamp, VF and very scarce, Z. Mikulski certificate, C.v. $1,000, Scott #8, C.v. $1,500
475.00 
 
17 **   9

Registration stamps

1919, 30s black on rose paper, full size margins and very fresh, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $200
140.00 
 
18  9
1919, 30s black on rose paper, vertical pair of two different types, tied by Baginsberg (German colony in Kolomyia) "22.12.18" date stamp, mostly VF and very scarce, expertized by J. Bulat
375.00 
 
19    9
1919, cover from Gwozdziec to Sniatyn, franked by registration stamp of 30s and pair of Arms 10h red lilac, minor soiling at right and vertical fold away from the stamps, F/VF and scarce, expertized by J. Bulat, ex- Mikulski
475.00 
 
20    9
1919, special delivery cover from Chernelytsia to Kolomyia, franked by registration stamp of 30s and four Austrian adhesives, appropriate postal markings, VF and scarce, expertized by J. Bulat, ex-Mikulski
550.00 
 
21 **   10
1919, 50s black on thin rose paper, vertical strip of three different types, official violet hs on reverse, slightly rounded corners, fresh quality, mostly VF, Scott C.v. $450++
240.00 
 
22 **   10
1919, 50s black on thick rose paper, vertical pair of types 2 and 3, nice condition, no gum as issued, NH, VF, Scott #10, C.v. $300
140.00 
 
23 **   10
1919, 50s black on thin rose paper, vertical pair of types 4 and 5, no gum as produced, NH, VF
140.00 
 
24 **/*   10
1919, 50s black on rose paper, four values, two on thin and two on thick paper, no gum as produced, NH or hinged (1), F/VF (website photo)
240.00 
 
25 **   10 var
1919, 50s black on thin rose paper, double impression, cut through right frame, no gum as produced, NH, fine and very rare, Michel #6DD, €2,500 (not listed either in Bulat or Scott)
450.00 
 
26    10
1919, registered cover from Kolomyia to Stanyslaviv, franked by registration stamp of 50s ad Austrian Arms of 40h olive green, mostly VF, ex-Mikulski
450.00 
 
27 **/*   11

First Stanyslaviv Issue
The First Set

1919, black surcharge 3sh on 3h violet, block of four (positions 1-2/6- 7) and horizontal pair (positions 2-3) with appropriate varieties - no dot after "H" (position 3) and wide space between stars (position 6), full OG, NH (2) or previously hinged, F/VF, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski
130.00 
 
28  11 var
1919, black surcharge 3sh on 3h violet, two stamps with surcharges dramatically shifted to the right, neat postal cancellations, F/VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski and Romeko
95.00 
 
29 **/*   12, var
1919, black surcharge 5sh on 5h light green, horizontal strip of three (positions 2-4), a single (position 6) and horizontal strip of five (positions 21-25), appropriate varieties "no dot", wide space between stars and weak letters "i" (positions 22-23), full OG, NH or LH (single), VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski and K. Korner
190.00 
 
30 **/*   12, var
1919, black surcharge 5sh on 5h light green, complete setting of 25 values, representing surcharge varieties on positions 3, 6, 10, 19, 20, 21-25, mounted on page from Z. Mikulski Collection, full OG, NH or hinged (4), VF, expertized by K. Korner and L. Stein
375.00 
 
31    11-12
1919, cover from Stanyslaviv to Leipzig, franked by 3sh in block of five and two stamps of 5sh, appropriate Stanyslaviv date stamp cancellation, VF, ex-Mikulski with his expert's hs at the bottom
400.00 
 
32 **/*   13, var
1919, black surcharge 6sh on 6h orange, horizontal pair (positions 3-4) and two singles (positions 6 and 23), "no dot", "wide space" and "weak "i" varieties, full OG, NH (1) or LH, VF, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski
95.00 
 
33 **/*   14, var
1919, black surcharge 10sh on 10h red lilac, two horizontal pairs (positions 3-4 and 6-7) and horizontal strip of three (positions 21-23), appropriate varieties - "no dot", "wide space" and "weak "i", full OG, NH (1) or LH, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Mikulski
140.00 
 
34 **/*   15, var
1919, black surcharge 12sh on 12h bright blue, horizontal pair (positions 2-3), a single (position 6) and horizontal strip of three (positions 21-23), middle stamp of the last one has short perforation at the bottom, appropriate varieties - "no dot", "wide space" and "weak "i", full OG, NH (1) or LH, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski
130.00 
 
35 **/*   16, var
1919, black surcharge 15sh on 15h brownish red, block of four (positions 1-2/6-7) and horizontal strip of four (positions 21-24), "wide space" and "weak "i" varieties, full OG, NH or LH (4), VF, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski
100.00 
 
36 **/*   17, var
1919, black surcharge 20sh on 20h blue green, two horizontal pairs (positions 3-4 and 6-7) and horizontal strip of three (positions 21-23), appropriate varieties - "no dot", "wide space" and "weak "i", full OG, NH (1) or LH, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Mikulski
140.00 
 
37  18
1919, black surcharge 30sh on 30h violet, two values from positions 10 and 16, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski, Scott #16, C.v. $500
130.00 
 
38  18 var
1919, black surcharge 30sh on 30h violet, two postally used values from positions 3 and 6, no dot after "H" and wide space between stars varieties, VF, expertized by Borek, K. Korner and Z. Mikulski
140.00 
 
39 **/*   19, var
1919, black surcharge 40sh on 40h olive green, a single (position 3), block of four (positions 6-7/11-12) and horizontal strip of four (positions 22-25), appropriate varieties - "no dot", "wide space" and "weak "i", full OG, NH (3) or LH, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Mikulski
150.00 
 
40 **/*   20, var
1919, black surcharge 50sh on 50h dark green, block of nine (positions 1-3, 6-8, 11-13), including no dot after "H" (position 3) and wide space between stars on position 6 varieties, full OG, NH (5), or LH, VF, ex-Mikulski
190.00 
 
41 **/*   21, var
1919, black surcharge 60sh on 60h dark blue, two singles (positions 3 and 6) and horizontal strip of four (positions 21-24), "no dot", "wide space" and "weak "i" varieties, full OG, NH (3), or LH, VF, expertized by K. Korner, ex- Mikulski
140.00 
 
42 */U   22, var
1919, black surcharge 80sh on 80h brown red, horizontal strip of three (positions 2-4), a single (position 6) and horizontal strip of four (positions 21-24), the last one is postally used, each item representing varieties - "no dot", "wide space" and "weak "i", full OG, NH (1), LH or used, VF, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski
130.00 
 
43 **/*   23, var
1919, black surcharge 1hr on 1k carmine on yellowish paper, two horizontal strips of three (positions 13-15, 21- 23), five stamps have malformed letter "Я" variety, full OG, NH (2) or LH, VF, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski
95.00 
 
44 */U   25, 27, var
1919, black surcharge 3hr on 3k carmine rose, mint and used stamps printed on ordinary or granite paper in horizontal pairs, one stamp of each pair without a dot after "H" variety (position 3), full OG or postally used, VF, several experts'hs on reverse, ex-Mikulski
100.00 
 
45 **   28 var
1919, black surcharge 4hr on 4k light olive green, scarce color shade variety, size 26x29mm, perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat and K. Korner, ex- Mikulski
240.00 
 
46 */U   28 var
1919, black surcharge 4hr on 4k yellow green, two singles and postally used horizontal pair, left stamp of which has no dot after "H" (position 3), one single stamp has size 26x29mm, the other one and pair - 25x30mm, printed on yellowish, white or grayish paper, full OG, LH or used, VF, each one with several experts' hs on reverse, ex- Mikulski
375.00 
 
47  29
1919, black surcharge 4hr on 4k dark olive green, bold color, fresh condition, full OG, LH, fine and scarce single, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski, Scott #26, C.v. $800
275.00 
 
48  29
1919, black surcharge 4hr on 4k dark olive green, fresh color and intact perforation, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski
300.00 
 
49 **/*   29, var
1919, black surcharge 4hr on 4k dark olive green, horizontal pair (positions 2-3), right stamp has no dot after "H" variety, nice centering, full OG, NH or hinged, VF and rare pair, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Mikulski
700.00 
 
50  29
1919, black surcharge 4hr on 4k dark olive green, neatly cancelled on a piece by Stanyslaviv "2.V.19" date stamp, VF, expertized by K. Korner, Z. Mikulski and others
240.00 
 
51  30
1919, black surcharge 10hr on 10k violet on bluish paper, fresh color and intact perforation, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by K. Korner, Z. Mikulski certificate, C.v. $800
350.00 
 
52  30
1919, black surcharge 10hr on 10k violet on bluish paper, surcharge position 15, bold color, full OG, VLH, fine and scarce single, expertized by K. Korner and others, Z. Mikulski certificate
375.00 
 
53  30
1919, black surcharge 10hr on 10k violet on bluish paper, excellent centering, full OG, LH, VF, appropriate expert's hs on reverse, ex-Mikulski
350.00 
 
54  30
1919, black surcharge 10hr on 10k violet on bluish paper, position 21, neat Stanyslaviv cancellation on a piece, VF, several experts' hs on reverse, Z. Mikulski certificate
275.00 
 
55 **/*   31, c

Second Stanyslaviv Issue
The Second Set (Surcharges on Postage Due Stamps of Bosnia)

1919, black surcharge 1sh on 1h black, red and yellow, a single with no dot after "H" (position 3), horizontal pair right stamp with no"H" (positions 4-5) and block of four - upper right stamp has no "Реп", lower left one has no "У" (positions 16- 17/21-22), full OG, NH (1) or LH, VF, properly expertized, ex-Mikulski, C.v. $760 as singles
190.00 
 
56  31 var
1919, black surcharge 1 "shahiv" instead of "shaha" on 1h black red and yellow, three values with additionally more or less shifted surcharges, full OG, LH, F/VF, various experts' hs on reverse, ex-Mikulski
400.00 
 
57  31a
1919, inverted black surcharge 1sh on 1h black, red and yellow, horizontal pair, left stamp without a dot after "H" variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF, several experts hs on reverse, Z. Mikulski opinion, C.v. $160++
95.00 
 
58  31a var
1919, inverted black surcharge 1sh on 1h black, red and yellow, a single without "H" variety (position 5 of not inverted setting), full OG, LH, VF, expertized by Dr. Berger and K. Korner, Z. Mikulski opinion
95.00 
 
59  31a var
1919, inverted black surcharge 1sh on 1h black, red and yellow, a single without "Реп" variety (position 17 of not inverted setting), full OG, LH, F/VF, several experts' hs on reverse, Z. Mikulski opinion
95.00 
 
60  31a var
1919, inverted black surcharge 1sh on 1h black, red and yellow, a single without "У" variety (position 21 of not inverted setting), full OG, LH, F/VF, expertized by K. Korner, Z. Mikulski opinion
95.00 
 
61  31b
1919, double black surcharge 1sh on 1h black, red and yellow, horizontal pair from positions 11-12, full OG, LH, F/VF, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Mikulski, C.v. $220 as singles
95.00 
 
62  31b var
1919, double black surcharge 1sh on 1h black, red and yellow, a single without "H" variety (position 5), full OG, LH, VF, expertized by K. Korner, Z. Mikulski opinion
100.00 
 
63  31b var
1919, double black surcharge 1sh on 1h black, red and yellow, a single without "Реп" variety (position 17), full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Z. Mikulski Collection with his opinion
100.00 
 
64  31b var
1919, double black surcharge 1sh on 1h black, red and yellow, a single without "У" variety (position 21), full OG, VLH, VF, expertized by K. Korner, Z. Mikulski opinion
100.00 
 
65 **/*   32, var
1919, black surcharge 2sh on 2h black, red and yellow, two horizontal pairs (positions 2-3 and 4-5) and vertical strip of three (positions 12/17/22), "no dot", no "H" and no "Реп" varieties, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, F/VF, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Mikulski
95.00 
 
66 **/*   32, var
1919, black surcharge 2sh on 2h black, red and yellow, block of nine (positions 11-13/16-18/21-23), no "Реп" on the middle stamp and no "У" on lower left one, short perforation at the bottom, fresh, full OG, NH or LH(2),F/VF, expertized by Dr. Berger and K. Korner, ex- Mikulski
140.00 
 
67 **/*   33, b
1919, black surcharge 3sh on 3h black, red and yellow, complete setting of 25 stamps, representing all existing varieties - no dot, no "H", no "Реп" and no "У" varieties on positions 3, 5, 17 and 21, full OG, NH or LH(3), VF, ex-Mikulski
400.00 
 
68 **/*   33, b var
1919, black surcharge 3sh on 3h black, red and yellow, vertical pair and strip of three (positions 4/9 and 12/17/22) with strongly shifted surcharges, middle stamp of the strip has in addition no "Реп" variety, full OG, NH or LH(1),VF, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Mikulski
95.00 
 
69  33 var
1919, black surcharge 3sh on 3h black, red and yellow, a single with transposed lines of surcharge ("Poshta" under "Shahiv") variety, full OG, LH, F/VF and scarce, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Mikulski
190.00 
 
70 */U   34, e
1919, black surcharge 4sh on 4h black, red and yellow, mint single (position 3) and three horizontal pairs with favor cancellations from positions 4-5, 16-17 and 21-22, representing all existing varieties - no dot, no "H", no"Реп" and no"У" varieties, full OG, mostly VF, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski, Michel #32 var, €2,700++
375.00 
 
71  34b
1919, double black surcharge 4sh on 4h black, red and yellow, second surcharge shifted to the top and turned clockwise, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce, expertized by K. Korner, Z. Mikulski opinion
140.00 
 
72  34b
1919, double black surcharge 4sh on 4h black, red and yellow, second surcharge turned clockwise, minor soiling and marginal wrinkle at left, full OG, LH and fine, expertized by Dr. Berger, K. Korner with Z. Mikulski opinion
95.00 
 
73  34b var
1919, double black surcharge 4sh on 4h black, red and yellow, both surcharges from position 5 without "H" variety, internal gum wrinkle, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF and very rare, only a few stamps possible with double surcharge and that variety, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Mikulski Collection with his opinion
275.00 
 
74  34c var
1919, double black surcharge 4 "shahiv" instead of "shahi" on 4h black, red and yellow, nice and fresh single, VF and rare, expertized by L. Marbach, ex-Mikulski
240.00 
 
75  34c var
1919, double black surcharge 4 "shahiv" instead of "shahi" on 4h black, red and yellow, neatly cancelled on a piece, fresh, VF and rare, expertized by Z. Mikulski
190.00 
 
76  34c var
1919, double black surcharge 4 "shahiv" instead of "shahi" on 4h black, red and yellow, a single from position 21 with added "Y" instead of "У" variety, full OG, LH, VF and very rare, expertized by L. Marbach, ex- Mikulski
450.00 
 
77    34c
1919, cover from Stryj to Vienna, franked by seven values, including 4 "shahiv" on 4h (corrected plate) in block of five, appropriately cancelled, light vertical fold away from the stamps, VF and rare, this cover is illustrated in the Bulat handbook, ex-Z. Mikulski Collection
900.00 
 
78  36
1919, black surcharge 6sh on 6h black, red and yellow, position 4 of the first printing without a dot after "Укр" variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, expertized by J. Bulat and L. Marbach, ex-Mikulski
240.00 
 
79  36
1919, black surcharge 6sh on 6h black, red and yellow, position 12 of the first printing with lower dot after "Реп" variety, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce, expertized by K. Korner, ex-Mikulski
240.00 
 
80  36 var
1919, black surcharge 6sh on 6h black, red and yellow, first printing with transposed lines of surcharge ("Poshta" under "shahiv") variety, full OG, LH, fine and rare, expertized by L. Marbach, ex-Mikulski
375.00 
 
81 **   36a
1919, inverted black surcharge 6sh on 6h black, red and yellow, completely flawless single, full OG, NH, VF and rare, Z. Mikulski opinion, Scott #34a, C.v. $900 as hinged
450.00 
 
82  36a
1919, inverted black surcharge 6sh on 6h black, red and yellow, full OG, previously hinged, VF, several experts' hs on reverse, Z. Mikulski opinion
375.00 
 
83  37, b
1919, black surcharge 7sh on 7h black, red and yellow, two horizontal pairs (positions 4-5 and 17) and a single (position 21), all appropriate varieties presented, the last one has defected perforation at the bottom left, full OG,LH or hinged, F/VF, each one with several experts hs on reverse, ex-Mikulski
140.00 
 
84 **/*   37, b
1919, black surcharge 7sh on 7h black, red and yellow, block of four with surcharge turned clockwise, positions 16-17/21-22, upper right stamp without "Реп", lower left has no "У" varieties, full OG, NH (both errors) or hinged, VF, expertized by K. Korner and Z. Mikulski
140.00