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Lots 159 - 166,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #79, September 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Net Price
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
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
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++
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
163 **/*   168/99, O97/112

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
164  O55-61

Convention States

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
165 **   93-94


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++
166 **   40, var

Feudatory States

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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