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Lots 273 - 318,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
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
N/A
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
sold
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
sold
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
sold
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
110.00
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
sold
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
N/A
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
sold
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
60.00
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
sold
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
sold
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
690.00
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++
sold
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
sold
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
sold
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
sold
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
sold
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
860.00
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
N/A
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
sold
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
sold
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
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345.00
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
sold
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
N/A
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
N/A
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
230.00
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
N/A
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
sold
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
sold
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
sold
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
sold
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
170.00
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
sold
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
sold
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
sold
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
sold
309 SG 141d
1935, King George V Silver Jubilee issue, 4p dark blue and green, flagstaff on right-hand turret variety, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. £850
Click here to see enlarged fragment
460.00
310 **   107-20
1952, King George VI, Animals, Birds, Map, Ships, 1/2p- £1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #172/85, £180
sold
311 **   1L1-8, 1L13, fn

Falkland Islands Dependencies

1946-49, King George VI and Map, 1/2p-1s, two complete sets of eight and nine, thick and thin map respectively, the 1s of the second set with a dot on "T" of "SOUTH" variety, full OG, NH, VF,SG #G1/8, G9/16a, £143
sold
312 **   1-16, 17-30c, 17b-30b

South Georgia

1963-72, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Scenes, three complete sets of 16, 14 and 12, two last ones with decimal surcharges, and two different watermarks, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $356
sold
313 **   17-30c
1971-72, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Scenes, black decimal surcharges 1/2p-50p on definitive issue of 1963-69, complete set of 14 in blocks of four, watermark Multiple Crown and Block CA, the high value on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $390++
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sold
314 **   93-106

Fiji

1922-29, King George V, 1/4p-5s, complete set of 14, in addition color shades of 1p, 2p, 3p and 6p, watermark Multiple Script CA, flawless unit, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, SG #228/41, £127 as hinged
sold
315 SG 101a

Gambia

1912-22, King George V, 3s yellow and green, watermark Multiple Crown CA, split "A" in "Postage" variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. £850
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sold
316 **   107-18

Gibraltar

1938-51, King George VI, Landscapes and Scenes, 1/2p- £1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #121/31, £180
sold
317 **   147-60
1960-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Flowers, Views, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #160/73, £80
sold
318 **   114-23

Grenada

1934-36, King George V, Seal of the Colony and Views, 1/2p-5s, complete set of ten, full OG, NH, VF, SG #135/44, £60 as hinged
sold