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Lots 196 - 254,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
196  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
197 **   260
1894, Jefferson, 50c orange, bold color and intact perforation, full OG, NH and fine example, PF certificate, C.v. $1,425
460.00
198  294
1901, Pan-American Exposition issue, 1c green and black, bottom sheet margin plate No.1139 block of six with imprint, full OG, three stamps are NH, others - hinged, F/VF, C.v. $300
sold
199 **   303
1903, Grant, 4c brown, top sheet margin horizontal plate No. 1480 strip of three with imprint, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $450
sold
200 **   323
1904, Louisiana Purchase, 1c green, top sheet margin plate No.2138 block of six with imprint, fresh color and paper, full OG, NH and fine item, C.v. $600
sold
201 **   324
1904, Louisiana Purchase, 2c carmine, bottom sheet margin plate No.2166 block of six with imprint, nice quality item, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $600
sold
202 **   329
1907, Jamestown Exposition, 5c blue, top sheet margin plate No.3556 block of four, full OG, NH (hinged on margin only), fine, C.v. $1,240 as singles
460.00
203 **   367
1909, Lincoln Birth Centenary, 2c carmine, bottom sheet margin plate No.4981 block of six with imprint, strong color, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $275
sold
204 **   368
1909, Lincoln Birth Centenary, imperforated 2c carmine, right sheet margin plate No.4982 block of six with imprint, intense color, some usual gum wrinkles affecting left stamps, still full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $390
115.00
205 **   370
1909, Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition issue, 2c carmine, bottom sheet margin plate No.5173 block of six with imprint, full original gum with minor waves, NH and fine item, C.v. $320
115.00
206 **   373
1909, Hudson-Fulton Celebration, imperforated 2c carmine, right sheet margin plate No.5395 block of six with imprint, minor gum wrinkles are affecting right stamps, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375
115.00
207 **   456
1916, Washington, 3c violet, type I, horizontal joint line pair of coil stamps, perforated 10 vertically, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, PSE certificate, C.v. $2,600
sold
208 **   467
1916, Washington, 5c carmine, perforation 10, vertical pair of errors in 2c block of 12, natural straight edge at the bottom, nice and appealing item with perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF/XF, PF certificate, C.v. $2,900
sold
209  498a
1917, Washington, 1c green, perforation 11, bottom sheet margin block of four, imperforated horizontally, bold color, full OG, left pair is previously hinged, right one is VLH, fine centering as always exists, PF certificate, C.v. $1,600as two pairs
575.00
210  501c
1917, Washington, 3c light violet, type I, bottom sheet margin vertical pair imperforated horizontally, excellent color and large margins, full OG, top stamp is LH, bottom - NH, fine as always exists and scarce error, only 25 pairs recorded, C.v. $2,100
sold
211 **   505
1917, Washington, 5c rose, perforation 11, vertical pair of errors in block of 12 as a part of 20-block (5x4), natural straight edge at the bottom, nicely centered, full OG, NH (hinged at the lower right block of four), VF, C.v. $1,850++
sold
212 **/*   551/59
1922-25, regular issue, 1/2c-7c (no 6c), set of eight plate No. blocks of six, nice and fresh unit, full OG, NH or LH/hinged (two stamps of 4c and 5c), C.v. $1,292.50
290.00
213 **   558
1922, Garfield, 6c red orange, top sheet margin plate No.F14973 block of six, bold color, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $600
sold
214  560
1923, Grant, 8c olive green, right sheet margin plate No.16450 block of six, full OG, top right stamp is LH, all others NH, VF, C.v. $575
230.00
215 **   561
1923, Jefferson, 9c rose, left sheet margin plate No.15259 block of six, nice and flawless, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375
sold
216 **   562
1923, Monroe, 10c orange, top sheet margin plate No.F15277 block of six, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $400
115.00
217 **/*   563-66
1922-23, regular issue, 11c-15c, set of four values in top or bottom plate No. blocks of six, full OG, NH or LH (one stamp of block 15c), F/VF, C.v. $625
170.00
218 **   567
1923, Golden Gate, 20c carmine rose, top sheet margin plate No.17428 block of six, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $400
sold
219 **   568
1922, Niagara Falls, 25c yellow green, top sheet margin plate No.17445 block of six, left stamp with slightly disturbed gum, mentioned for accuracy only, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $425
115.00
220 **   569
1923, American Buffalo, 30c olive brown, bottom sheet margin plate No.14436 block of six, full OG, NH and fine, C.v. $475
sold
221 **   570
1922, Arlington Amphitheater, 50c lilac, left sheet margin plate No.17479 block of six, nice pre-printing paper fold at the bottom left stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
345.00
222 **   571
1923, Lincoln Memorial, $1 violet brown, top sheet margin arrow horizontal pair, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
sold
223 **   572
1923, US Capitol, $2 deep blue, top sheet margin plate No.F14306 block of six, proof-like color, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $1,000
sold
224 **   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
225 **   634A
1928, Washington, 2c carmine, type II, rotary press printing, perforation 11x10 1/2, nice centering, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600
230.00
226 **   658-68
1929, black overprint "Kans." on definitive issue of 1c- 10c, complete set of 11, three with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $431.50
115.00
227 **   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
170.00
228 **   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
229 **   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++
sold
230 **   1570a var
1975, Apollo - Soyuz Space issue, bottom left corner sheet margin block of 18 (2x9), containing eight vertical and one horizontal se-tenant pairs, including two pairs in gutter block of four at the top, nice and unfolded, full OG,NH, VF and scarce multiple, this variety is listed, but has no price in Cat.
N/A
231 **   1830d
1980, Coral Reef issue, 15c multicolored, top sheet margin plates No.38385-39388 horizontal transition pair of se-tenant blocks of four, left block with blind perforation at four sides, while right one imperforated vertically between stamps and on the right, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, PSE certificate, C.v. $2,750 for block imperforated vertically
1150.00
232 **   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
233 **   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
234 **   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
235 **   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
236 **   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
sold
237 **   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
sold
238 **   2515a
1990, Christmas Tree, 25c multicolored, top right vertical strip of three, imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500 for vertical pair
220.00
239 **   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++
sold
240 **   2630c
1992, Bicentennial of NYSE, 29c green, red and black, center (black engraved color) is inverted, flawless condition, full OG, NH, VF (PSE certificate, graded VF-80), C.v. $17,000
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sold
241 **   2756b
1993, Horse Racing, (29c) multicolored, se-tenant block of four with black (engraved - USA and 29c) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF and undervalued error, C.v. $500
sold
242 **   2872e
1994, Christmas, Stocking, 29c multicolored, right sheet margin plate No.44444 block of four contains two vertical pairs imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
sold
243 **   3060a
1996, Year of the Rat, imperforated 32c multicolored, bottom right corner sheet margin plate No.S1111 vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $550
sold
244 **   3068u
1996, Atlanta Summer Olympic Games, 32c multicolored, imperforated se-tenant pane of 20, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
375.00
245 **   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
1380.00
246 **   3307d
1999, Daffy Duck, 33c multicolored, complete pane of ten self-adhesive stamps, vertical die cutting is intact, but almost invisible in the middle (second horizontal row), while horizontal die cutting slightly visible at the top and bottom only, backing paper is intact, NH, VF, in our opinion the item is imperforated horizontally between stamps, however according to PF certificate it has only unique vertical pair (position 6-9) imperforated horizontally between stamps, C.v. $4,250++
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3450.00
247 **   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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sold
248 **   3895m
2005, Chinese New Years 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
249 **   5036b
2016, Love, (49c) multicolored, self-adhesive stamp with die cutting omitted, three-side margin plate No.B11111 block of ten (bottom part of a pane of 20), backing paper intact, fresh and VF, prorated C.v. $250
sold
250 **   J75-76

Postage Due stamps

1930, Numerals, 30c carmine and 50c carmine, two values with perforation 11, full OG, NH, fine, A. Miller individual certificates, C.v. $650
sold
251 **/*   K1-16, K17-18

Postal Agency in China

1919-22, black or red surcharges on definitive issue of 1917-19, 2c/1c-$2/$1 and 2c/1c- 4c/2c, two complete sets, the total is 18 values, stamp of 16c has a part of skipped gum at the bottom, $1 has rounded top left corner and insignificantly toned paper at the top, overall fresh quality unit, full OG, NH or VLH ($2 stamp), mainly fine, PSE certificates for $1 and $2, C.v. $4,400
1150.00
252 **   O148 imp

Official Mail

1991-93, Coat of Arms, 23(c) red, blue and black, vertical imperforated pair, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF, reportedly this is item from ABN's printer's waste
115.00
253 **   136L4

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

1849, Zachary Taylor, (2c) red, complete sheet of 25, stone IV, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600 as hinged
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290.00
254 **   RG123

Revenue stamps

1944, Silver Tax stamp, J. C. Spencer, $4 gray, beautiful color, full OG, NH, fine, PF certificate, C.v. $150
70.00