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Lots 323 - 339,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #78, May 31, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
323 **   C6-11

Cyrenaica
Air Post stamps

1932, Arab on Camel and Airplane, 50c-5L, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone PA6-11, €800++
sold
324 **   34-40, C18-19

East Africa

1941, Hitler and Mussolini, complete set in top left corner sheet margin blocks of six (3x2), postage and air post, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #S8, A20, €3,600 as singles
sold
325 **   22b-25a

Libya

1921, definitive stamps, 5c-25c, four values with inverted centers, imprint sheet margin blocks of four, usual brownish full OG (no rust spots), NH, F/VF, Sassone #23c-26c, €3,350 as singles, C.v. $2,370++
sold
326 **   22c
1921, Roman Legionary, 5c black and green, sideways "Crown" watermark, horizontal imperforated pair, balanced margins all around, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #23h, €1,900++, Scott C.v. $1,200
345.00
327 **   95-101, C43
1941, Hitler and Mussolini, complete set in left sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #S45, €360++
sold
328 **   135-46

United Kingdom of Libya

1952, King Idris, 2m-500m, complete set of 12, blocks of four, high values with sheet margins, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $580++
sold
329 **   1-7

Somalia

1903, Elephant and Lion, 1b-10a, complete set of seven, top right corner sheet margin blocks of four, one stamp of 10a with a pinhole (cheap stamp), fresh quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF and very scarce set of multiples, Sassone #1-7, €2,600++
sold
330 **   138-55
1932, definitive issue, Lighthouse, Historical Places, Animals, Birds, 5c-25L, complete set of 18, perforation 12, excellent condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Sassone #167/84, €7,250
sold
331 **   138a-53a, 155a
1934-37, definitive issue, Lighthouse, Historical Places, Animals, Birds, 5c-25L, complete set of 17 (stamp of 20L is not included), perforation 14, nice and very fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce in premium quality, the high value with expert's pencil signatures, Sassone #213/28, 230, €9,500
sold
332 **   Q62 var

Parcel Post stamps

1950, 1s violet, right sheet margin example, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #7a, €1,200
170.00
333 **   Sassone 1/9

British Occupation of Italian East Africa

1941, carmine, lilac or black surcharges and text "British Occupation" on East Africa definitive issue if 1938, Eagle, Lion, Gazelle and Scenes, complete set of nine, minor gum toning on a few stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, each stamp expertized by A. Diena, clear Cilio certificate, C.v. €5,000
sold
334  C8

Air Post stamps

1934, Communications Day, 9 1/2s-33s, souvenir sheet of four, very fresh and choice, full OG, very light trace of hinge at the top right corner only, VF, C.v. $1,250
sold
335    
1941, stationery postcard 20k red, sent three days after German Occupation of Soviet Union (June 25, 1941) from Kishinev to Lipcani where large Jewish community was located (completely crushed by Nazisduring the War), written in Hebrew, mostly VF
115.00
336 **   55
1919, Rising Sun, 10k gray blue, complete tete-beche sheet of 200 (100+100) with vertical gutter in the middle, minor marginal flaws, full OG, NH, VF
115.00
337  72-73
1919, 1st Constitution issue, imperforated plate proofs of 3r and 5r in issued colors, two horizontal pairs on ordinary paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce proofs from the Postal Archives
sold
338 **   76 var
1920, Sun Design, 5k, two tete-beche blocks of four with horizontal inscribed gutter in the middle, first one in red, the other one in dark carmine, full OG, NH, VF
170.00
339 **   76-81 var
1920-21, Sun Design, 5k-75k, seven horizontal or vertical (1) gutter pairs, two with inscription on the gutter, one stamp of 20k with spot of gum missing, three pairs have fold along the gutter, full OG, NH, mostly VF
sold