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Lots 323 - 339,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #75, November 17, 2017. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
323 **   128 var

Klaipeda (Memel)

Catalogued by Michel Spezial 2017

1923, black surcharge 400m on 1L brown, top part of surcharge is broken due to foldover, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular piece
85.00
324 **   138 UMw
1923, blue surcharge 50m on 25c red, right sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 200
85.00
325 **   170, PFV
1923, black surcharge 15c on 25m orange, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, right stamp with error "5" (position 94 in a part of drawing), full OG, NH (LH on margin), F/VF, C.v. 500++
115.00
326  178 DDD var
1923, triple (!) black surcharge (one "kiss" print) 3c on 40m gray violet, horizontal se-tenant pair of two different types, left stamp has surcharges of type III, right one has first surcharge of type II, two others - of type III, usual black ink on reverse, full OG, LH, VF and very scarce
115.00
327  179 var
1923, black surcharge 3c on 300m olive green, horizontal pair surcharged by types III and II, in addition double impression of type III surcharge at sides and in the middle, usual black ink on reverse, full OG, LH, VF and scarce unrecorded error
115.00
328 **   180 var
1923, shifted to the bottom black surcharge (type I) 5c on 100m carmine, top sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF
115.00
329 **   182
1923, black surcharge (type I) 1L on 1000m greenish blue, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate
65.00
330 **   182 var
1923, shifted to the bottom black surcharge (type I) 1L on 1000m greenish blue, top sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 400 for single stamps without variety
160.00
331  182 var
1923, placed diagonally surcharge (type VIIb) 1L on 1000m greenish blue, black ink on gum side, centered to the left, full OG, VLH and rare variety
170.00
332  182
1923, black surcharge 1L on 1000m greenish blue, five stamps with types of surcharge from I to V, postally used, mostly F/VF, C.v. 1,025
170.00
333 (*)   196 var
1923, double black surcharge (second impression placed diagonally) 30c on 100m red, horizontal strip of three, some facial ink soiling, unused, no gum, VF appearance of scarce multiple
170.00
334 **   202 var
1923, dramatically shifted to the bottom black surcharge 1(L) on Lighthouse 800m blue, top sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF
sold
335 **   212 var
1923, green surcharge (type II) 15c on 400m olive brown, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair from positions 99-100 with broken surcharge on the left stamp, full OG, NH (hinged on margin only), VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate
85.00
336  214
1923, green surcharge (type Ie) 25c on 10m light brown, postally used vertical pair, fresh and mostly VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate, C.v. 300++
80.00
337 **   221 var
1923, red surcharge 25c on 1000m greenish blue, partially missing surcharge ornament at the top right (position 97), full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate mentioned that stamp is VLH, however we did not see any traces of hinge mark, C.v. 500 for a stamp without variety
115.00
338  234 I-37 I
1923, dark green surcharges (type I) 15c/50m-60c/500m, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate, C.v. 750
sold
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Memel and Klaipeda General Collection

1920-23, about 700 mostly mint stamps, neatly arranged on stockpages, high level of completion, starting with surcharges on French stamps, then Independent Klaipeda material, representing different surcharge types and errors, gutter and se-tenant pairs, plate varieties of basic stamps, Memelland overprints of three different types and many more, we mention just some forgeries marked as such and a few regummed items, no toning or other flaws, generally nice quality material, mainly full/large part of OG (several pairs and blocks without gum), F/VF, C.v. is close to 14,000
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sold