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Lots 269 - 308,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
269 **   358 var
1958, Queen Elizabeth II, 3p deep lilac, watermark Multiple Crowns, left sheet margin horizontal tete-beche strip of five from a booklet sheet which was not issued, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, D. Brandon certificate, SG #575 var
240.00 
 
270  O44

Official stamps - Office of Works

1896, Queen Victoria, black overprint "O.W. Official" on 1/2p vermilion, fresh colors and intact perforation, full OG, previously hinged, fine single, SG #O31, £350
95.00 
 
271  O58, O59-61, var

Army Officials

1901-03, Queen Victoria 6p purple on rose paper and King Edward VII, 1/2p-6p, complete set of four, including 1p of different printings, each one with black overprint "Army Official", full OG, LH, mostly VF, SG #O45,O48/50, £300++
95.00 
 
272  

Clean Collection on Stockpages

1870-1969, over 200 mint stamps, most of the value in Queen Victoria material, better includes SG #109 (plate 8), 139 (plate 3), 141 (plate 14), 144 (plate 17) all with part of OG, 178 (full OG), as well as officials of No. O2, O15 (paper adhesion) and O33, range of King Edward VII definitives, several King George V and Sea Horses, three are NH, a lot more of King George VI and some Queen Elizabeth II singles and sets (not counted), fresh quality overall with minor flaws possible, full/part of OG, F/VF, SG C.v. is well over £8,500
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
550.00 
 
273 **   48-61A

Aden

1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Camel, Sailing Ships, Scenes, 5c-20s, complete set of 18, including both issues of shilling values, watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $145
45.00 
 
274 **/*   42-57

Antigua

1921-29, King George V and view of St. John's Harbor, 1/2p-4s, complete set of 16, watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, NH (several low values) or LH/hinged, mainly VF, C.v. $261
65.00 
 
275 **   107-21
1953-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Airplane, Historical Places, Scenes, 1/2c-$4.80, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #120a/34, £85
35.00 
 
276  1-9

Ascension

1922, King George V, black or red overprint "Ascension" on stamps of St. Helena, 1/2p-3s, complete set of nine, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #1/9, £325
95.00 
 
277 **  SG 11, c
1924, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1p deep blue green and gray black, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp with Cleft Rock variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £136 as hinged singles
90.00 
 
278 **   23-32
1934, King George V, Birds, Turtle, Map, 1/2p-5s, complete set of ten, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #21/30, £120 as hinged
95.00 
 
279  112b

Bahamas

1938, King George VI, 5s lilac and blue, bottom right corner sheet margin single printed on thick chalk- surfaced paper, early printing, full original streaky gum, LH, VF, SG #156, £170
45.00 
 
280 **   20-37

Bahrain

1938-41, King George VI and Postal Transportation, black overprint "Bahrain" on stamps of India, 3p-25r, complete set of 16, nice quality, white full OG, NH, VF and the most difficult set of King George VI era, SG #20/37, £1,000
550.00 
 
281 **   96-98, var
1955-60, Queen Elizabeth II, Castles, black surcharges 2r/2s6p-10r/10s, two complete sets of three, different type of surcharges, showing different space between bars and thickness of the text, full OG, NH, VF, SG #94/96, a, £115
45.00 
 
282  116-26

Barbados

1912-16, King George V and Sea Horses, 1/4p-3s, complete set of 11, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #170/80, £225
70.00 
 
283 **   230-41

British Guiana

1938-52, King George VI, Birds, Map, Waterfall, Scenes, 1c-$3, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, almost VF, SG #308/19, £110
50.00 
 
284 **   O13-14

Burma
Official stamps

1937, King George V, black overprint "Burma. Service" on 5r purple and ultramarine, 10r scarlet and green, two high values, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #O13/14, £825 as hinged
550.00 
 
285  57

Canada

1897, Diamond Jubilee issue, 10c brown violet, neat Toronto Station B "Sep.19.1906" date stamp, absolutely perfect centering, XF, C.v. $120++
45.00 
 
286 **   149-59
1928-29, King George V "Scroll" issue, 1c-$1, complete set of ten, bright and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF (50c - VF), C.v. $1,405
275.00 
 
287 **   162-77
1930-31, King George V "Arch-Leaf" issue, 1c-$1, complete set of 16, nice condition, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $1,029
190.00 
 
288 **   241-45, 268-73
1938-46, Definitive and Peace issues, 10c-$1 and 8c-$1, two complete sets of five and six respectively, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $293
95.00 
 
289 **   878 var
1980, Antique Mandora, (17c) multicolored with the striking triple error: printed on gum side, missing gold inscriptions and untagged, immaculate condition and without the usual defects that plague many of the known examples, NH, VF and scarce, Unitrade #878i, C.v. C$2,000
475.00 
 
290 **   O9, a

Overprinted Official stamps

1949-50, Peace issue, black "O.H.M.S." overprint on 50c dark blue green, lower left corner sheet margin plate No.1 block of four, bottom right stamp without period after "S" in overprint variety(position 47), nicely centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$3,600
Click here to see enlarged fragment
700.00 
 
291  C5

Newfoundland
Air Post stamps

1930, B.M. "Columbia" Trans-Atlantic Air Mail Flight, black surcharge 50c on Caribou 30c sage green, full OG, very light trace of hinge, well above average centering, very scarce, since only142 copies remained unused of 300 printed, H. Bloch, Sanabria and several others guarantee hs, P. Scheller certificate, Unitrade C.v. C$12,000, Scott C.v. $9,500
2750.00 
 
292  C18
1933, General Balbo Flight, black surcharge $4.50 on 75c bistre, position 1 of four-stamp setting, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $325
90.00 
 
293  69-80

Cayman Islands

1932, Kings William IV and George V, Centenary issue, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #84/95, £500
190.00 
 
294  MR3

War Tax stamp

1917, King George V, black "thin" surcharge 1 1/2p on 2 1/2p deep blue, nice and very fresh, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, BPA certificate, SG #55, £750
Click here to see the certificate
275.00 
 
295 **  SG 303y

Ceylon

1912, King George V, 5c violet, inverted and reversed watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £140 as hinged
90.00 
 
296  61-66

Cook Islands

1920, Captain Cook issue, inscribed "Rarotonga", imperforated plate proofs of 1/2p-1s, complete set of six in blocks of four, printed on ordinary paper, no gum, NH, F/VF (1p and 1 1/2p with narrow margin at one side), scarce multiples
375.00 
 
297  84-90
1932, Captain Cook issue, imperforated plate proofs of 1/2p-1s, complete set of seven in horizontal sheet margin pairs, printed on ordinary paper without watermark, full OG, LH, VF, SG #99/105
275.00 
 
298 **   160-63 imp
1965, Internal Self Government, Map, Flag and Scenes, imperforated complete set of four in vertical pairs, NH, VF, SG #175/78 var
190.00 
 
299  28-33, 36

Aitutaki

1920-27, Captain Cook issue, imperforated plate proofs of 1/2p-1s and 2 1/2p in horizontal pairs, most with sheet or corner margins, all printed on ordinary paper without watermark, 1s with full OG, others have no gum, NH, VF, SG #24/29, 32
275.00 
 
300  125-35

Cyprus

1934, King George V and Historical Places, 1/4pi-45pi, complete set of 11, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #133/43, £200
70.00 
 
301 **   183-97
1960-61, Queen Elizabeth II, blue overprint "Cyprus Republic" on 2m-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #188/202, £130
55.00 
 
302 **/*   65-82, 83-85

Dominica

1923-33, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p-5s and 3s-£1, two complete sets of 18 and 3, printed on watermarked Multiple Script CA or Multiple Crown CA paper respectively, fresh quality, full OG, first set is mainly LH, the second one is NH, VF, SG #71/91, £375 as hinged
190.00 
 
303  85
1923, King George V and Seal of the Colony, £1 violet and black on red paper, sideways Multiple Crown CA watermark, fresh quality, full OG, LH and fine single, SG #91, £225
70.00 
 
304 **   103

Egypt

1924, King Fuad, £1 blue and dark violet, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #122, £225 as hinged
140.00 
 
305    136
1931, cover from Ismailia-Camp to Stockton, CA via Port Said, insufficiently franked by King Fuad 10m dark red in horizontal pair, machine Port Said cancel on reverse, upon arrival to New York marked with "Due 3 cents" and pre-cancelled 3c carmine (J73) applied in Stockton, minor conveyance flaws, F/VF
95.00 
 
306  M1

Military stamps

1932, British Forces in Egypt, inscribed "Postal Seal", imperforated proof of 1pi in red and dark blue (issued colors), left sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, SG #A1
90.00 
 
307 **/*   M5
1934, Sphinx, 1p carmine, perforation 14 1/2x14, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top left stamp), VF, SG #A7, £220 as hinged singles
140.00 
 
308  54-64

Falkland Islands

1929-31, King George V, Whale and Penguins, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 11, full OG, mainly LH, some previously hinged, F/VF, SG #116/26, £700
275.00