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Lots 326 - 363,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #80, December 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
326 **/*   36/42 var
1921, Warsaw issue, 2m-20m, 16 imperforated stamps, including block of four and vertical pair, double-triple impressions, printing on both sides and etc., no gum as produced, VF and an interesting group
sold
327  53-56
1922, National Parliament issue, 10m-75m, 23 imperforated trial color proofs, including 25m red in block of four, no gum as produced, VF and scarce group
sold
328  57-58
1921, General Zeligowski issue, 100m and 150m, 22 imperforated trial color proofs, including two pairs, some color combinations are very rare and according to Fischer Cat. printed in quantity of 5-10 examples, nice quality, no gum as produced, two proofs are cancelled, VF
sold
329 **   B1-6

Semi - Postal issues

1921, "For Silesia", black, green or red surcharges on first definitive set in large blocks or complete sheets, numerous surcharge varieties, the total is 687 mint never hinged stamps, minor separation and slight marginal foxing, full OG, VF, Fischer C.v. is well over PLN10,000=US$2,650
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
sold
330 **/*   B14, var, imp
1921, Red Cross surcharges, 4m+1m olive brown and yellow, perforated tete-beche pair, imperforated vertically and completely imperforated tete-beche blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps of one block), VF
sold
331  J1-6

Postage Due stamps

1920-21, Historical Places, 50f-20m, 78 imperforated trial color proofs printed on vertically, horizontally laid or on chalky paper (1), including six values with double and one with triple impression, no gum as issued, mostly VF
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sold
332 **/*   1-58, B1-19, J1-6

Complete Collection

1920-22, 96 mint stamps, representing 19 complete perforated and imperforated issues, including Coat of Arms surcharges, all are signed, but two high values seem dubious, nice quality collection, full OG, NH/LH or no gum as issued, F/VF, C.v. $540 w/o high value surcharges
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sold
333  10E-12E
1899, Coat of Arms, 1m green, 1m pale gray rose and 2m black, set of three printed on thick wove paper, No.12E with omitted control marking in violet, full OG or unused no gum (2), VF, Karamitsos #3-5, €160
sold
334  11E-13E
1899, Coat of Arms, 1m blue (type I) with complete Melampes cancellation in violet, 1m pale gray rose with a part of violet Amari cancellation and 2m black (type II) with large part of Roustika marking in blue, printed on thick wove paper, first one with slight thin spot, fresh quality, VF, each stamp with experts' markings, Karamitsos #1, 4-5, €735
sold
335 **/*   46a
1899, Poseidon's Trident with Stars, 1gr violet, block of four without control markings, imperforated vertically between stamps, in addition left values with a dot after "€" variety, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF, C.v. $500 as hinged
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sold
336 **   37, var
1899, Poseidon's Trident with Stars, 1gr blue, two blocks of four, one of which have no control markings (centered to the bottom), the other one has right stamps with dot after "Σ" variety, full OG, NH, F/VF
115.00
337  80
1905, Zeus as Bull Abducting Europa, imperforated composite proof of 1d in light blue and black, central design is affixed over, printed on medium thick paper, no gum as produced, VF, P. Holcombe certificate stated:"This issue colour proof without perforation is very scarce, a few are known"
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460.00
338 **/U   B1/81

Semi-Postal issues

1941-44, 25 miniature and souvenir sheets, including overprints in gold on Zagreb Views set in two sheets of 16 with nine labels (expertized by Dr. Dub, Dr. Gilbert and others, NH, but with minor gum bends, C.v. $2,500), 8 perforated or imperforated sheets of Model Airplanes (NH, hinged and used), Scouts (both defected), Legionaries (set NH), Zagreb Philatelic Exhibition (3 - NH and 1 - used) and etc., generally useful group, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
N/A
339 ** P  B33-36
1943, Croatian Legion, 1+0.50k-9+4.50k, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, set in blocks imperforated vertically and 33 blocks of imperforated trial color proofs (nine or eight different for each value),including four proofs without text and denomination and several with shift parts of the design, full OG, NH, VF and a colorful assemblage, Croatian Actual Market Value Cat. at least €1,500
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
575.00
340  80 var
1920, Allegory of Science and Agriculture, 500h deep green, opened pre-printing paper fold, postally used, expertized by Dr. Gilbert, in addition Hradcany imperforated proof with double (one inverted) impression of 5h and 15h, both are fresh and VF
85.00
341 (*)   2527 var
1984, Los Angeles Olympic Games, 1k multicolored, unissued stamp due to boycott of the Games by Communist countries, minor usual corner flaws, unused, no gum as always exists, VF and rare, vast majority of these stamps were completely destroyed, J. Majer certificate, Yvert #2600 var, €7,500
1150.00
342  1-14

Legion Post in Siberia
Collection

1919-20, Irkutsk set of reprints and Coat of Arms, complete set of 11 without and with surcharges, fresh quality, full OG, LH, VF
115.00
343    2
1856, 10k rose, very well margined single, used on entire wrapper from Helsingfors to St. Petersburg, tied by boxed "16.12.1856" (Gregorian style) date stamp, another struck is alongside, postmarked on arrival "7.Dec.1856" (Julianstyle), horizontal fold, otherwise F/VF, C.v. $2,850
460.00
344 **   113 var
1900, Liberty, Equality, Fraternity 5c green, top left corner margin single, imperforated at the top due to foldover, full OG, NH (hinged on margin far away from the stamp), VF and a spectacular error
85.00
345 **   B7

Semi-Postal issues

1917-19, "Trench of Bayonets", 35c +25c slate and violet, perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF, Yvert #152, €475, Scott C.v. $350
sold
346 **   B22
1926-27, "La Marseillaise", the second issue, 1fr+25c carmine, bottom right corner sheet margin block of four with plate No., nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Yvert #231, €760++, Scott C.v. $600 as singles
170.00
347 */U   

Post Offices in the Turkish Empire (Levant)

1893-1920, 145 mint or used stamps, representing general issues, occupation stamps overprinted "Ile Rouad" and "Castellorizo", issues for usage in Cavalla and Dedeagatch, occasional flaws possible on used material, fresh condition overall, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €3,060
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2, 3, 4
sold
348  266 var

Cameroun

1940, Waterfall on M'bam River, black overprint "Cameroun. Francais. 27.8.40" on 70c red violet, modified "4" variety, full OG, LH, VF a common stamp is included
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110.00
349 */U   

French Congo and Moyen Congo
Collection

1892-1931, 108 mostly mint stamps (18 - used), starting with Navigation and Commerce mainly used set, later definitive issues with further surcharges, nice quality overall, full OG or used, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €1,300
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sold
350 **/*   177-81

French India

1942, blue or red overprint "France Libre" on Exposition issue of 1937, 8ca-2fa12ca, complete set of five, full OG, NH or VLH (No.179), VF and scarce, only 300 stamps with overprint on 16ca were printed, Dallay#219II/23II, €1,660
sold
351 */U   25/209

Collection on Stockpages

1914-46, 181 mostly mint stamps (11 - used), very well completed unit for the period, including postage, semi-postal, air post and dues, some better surcharges, imperforated Chad to Rhine set and many others, fresh condition, full OG or used, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €2,350
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2, 3, 4
sold
352 **   731A-B

Ivory Coast

1984, Bushbuck and Serval, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, this set was issued in very limited quantity, C.v. $150
115.00
353 ** W  126-27, 129-30, 132, C14-16

Mauritania

1962, Olympic Games, Aid to Refugees, Europa and Anti-Malaria small and large overprints (type 1 and 2) on definitive postage and air post issue, five complete sets for each type of overprint, the total is 80stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $805
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2, 3, 4
sold
354    139, C19

French Morocco
Zeppelin Flight

June 3-6, 1933, 2nd South America Flight registered cover from Casablanca to Brasil, franked by four values, tied by "31.5.33" Casablanca ds, Barcelona boxed transit marking "2.JUN.33", Spanish confirmation cachet in violet, Pernambuco "6.VI.33" arrival postmark, VF and scarce, only a few Morocco items were carried by direct flight through Barcelona (without German connection and confirmation), mentioned, but not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat.
575.00
355 **   180-81

New Caledonia

1932, Paris - Noumea Flight, black overprints on 40c bright red and olive green, 50c violet and brown, complete set of two, full OG, NH, close to VF centering, only 3000 sets were produced, each stamp with expert's hs on reverse, C.v. $1,400
sold
356 */U   39/373

St. Pierre and Miquelon

1891-1969, 262 mostly mint stamps (11 - used), starting with Navigation and Commerce issue with later surcharges, definitive set of 1909 (all MNH, except 10c), several common design types, nice range of air post issues and etc., full OG, many NH stamps, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €1,550
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
sold
357 **   150-51 var

Tunisia

1941, black surcharges 1f on 1.25f carmine and on 1.40f lilac, two sheet margin horizontal pairs, left stamp of each pair without surcharge, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #227c-28d, €1,150
170.00
358 **/U   Dallay #1-10, 6A

Forces Francaises Libres (French Corps in Levant)
Complete Collection with many Extras

1942-43, surcharges on Syrian definitives in mint and used condition, Palmyra issue in blocks of four, including proof souvenir sheet, Arms of Air Forces, including two souvenir sheets, in addition cover bearing complete set of "Resistance" overprints, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is over €750
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sold
359 **   

French Colonies Collections
Overprints "France Libre"

1940-43, 195 mint stamps, representing issues of Equatorial Africa with No.C16, French India, including No.186-90, Madagascar, Reunion and Somali Coast, nice and clean quality unit, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Dallay C.v. €2,050
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2, 3, 4
sold
360 */U   

French Africa Collection in Blue Stockbook

1894- 1958, over 2000 mostly mint stamps and one souvenir sheet, representing issues of 20 colonies located in Africa, most starting with Commerce stamps, later surcharges, definitive issues and common design types, high level of completion after 1900's, nice condition, full/large part of OG with many NH stamps or used (classic period), F/VF, Dallay C.v. about €6,500
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
sold
361 **/*   

French Overseas Territories (Dom-Tom)
Collection on Stockpages

1881-1964, about 1100 mostly mint stamps representing issues of 12 colonies located on islands of Central America, Indian and Pacific Oceans, including Navigation and Commerce stamps, early definitives and common design types, fresh quality overall, full/large part of OG with many NH stamps, F/VF, Dallay C.v. about €3,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
sold
362 **/*   

Collection of Common Design Types

1931-49, over 500 mint stamps, representing Paris Exhibitions of 1931 and 1937, Rene Caillie, NY Exhibition, Defense of the Empire, Education, Cross of Lorraine, Red Cross, Victory and UPU, the total is 137 complete issues, full OG, mainly NH (only two sets of the 1st Paris Exhibition are LH), VF, Dallay C.v. €1,130
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
sold
363 ** P  

Imperforated Stamps and Proofs
Selection

1945-58, 76 stamps and 24 trial color imperforated proofs, representing issues of 18 different colonies, postage and air post, some nice topical items, perfect quality unit, full OG, NH (two stamps are LH), VF, Dallay C.v. €2,500, proofs are not catalogued
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345.00