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Lots 340 - 396,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #79, September 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
340 **   216
1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." on Lighthouse and Fish stamp of 5fr red and brown, full OG, NH, fine and scarce, only 483 stamps were printed, Dallay #252, €750
sold
341 **   223
1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L" on Dog Sled stamp of 3c red brown, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by R. Calves, Dallay #255, €400
115.00
342 **   238 var
1942, inverted black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." on Tortue Lighthouse stamp of 90c ultra, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, S. Sismondo certificate, Dallay #270a, €1,900
575.00
343  249-55
1942, Dog Sled and Tortue Lighthouse, black surcharge "France Libre. F.N.F.L." 20c/10c-20f/90c, complete set of seven, neatly cancelled on five pieces, fresh, VF, Dallay #282-88, €350
85.00
344 **   279 var
1942, inverted black overprint "France Libre F. N. F. L." on New York World's Fair stamp of 2.25fr ultra, full OG, NH, VF and rare, pencil signed by J.A. Fox, Dallay #291a, €2,400
sold
345 **   J43

Postage Due stamps

1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." on Newfoundland Dog 30c orange and black, full OG, fine and scarce, pencil signed on reverse, Dallay #52, €700
220.00
346    J48-57
1942, Codfish, black overprint "Noel 1941/F N F L" on 5c-3fr, complete set of ten, used together with surcharge 20fr on 75c on registered cover from St. Pierre et Miquelon to NYC, straight line censorship marking, arrival ds on reverse, VF, Dallay #42-51, €1,585
575.00
347    J58-67
1942, Codfish, black overprint "France Libre/F N F L" on 5c-3fr, complete set of ten, used together with surcharge 10fr on 1.25fr on registered cover from St. Pierre et Miquelon to NYC, censored, postmarked on arrival, VF and scarce, Dallay #57-66, €1,845
690.00
348 **   Q4a

Parcel Post stamps

1925, double blue overprint "Colis Postaux" on Fisherman stamp of 20c orange brown and violet, full OG, NH, F/VF, Dallay #4a, €350
sold
349 **   229/56, var

"Large Dot" Overprint Variety
Group

1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." with large dot after second "F" variety on Dog Sled, Tortue Lighthouse, NY World's Fair stamps, two singles and four vertical pairs, variety on each single and at the bottom stamp of each pair, full OG, NH, VF and interesting lot for a specialist, Dallay #261/90, C.v. €440 for stamps w/o variety
sold
350  43/46, 56/63 var

Somali Coast

1902-03, Warriors and Camels, 40c-1fr, 25c-5fr, two sets of three and six, each stamp with inverted center, minor perforation flaws, fresh condition, full/large part of OG, F/VF
sold
351 **   28

French Southern and Antarctic Territories

1968, Albatross, 20f slate, olive green and orange, top sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #27, €540
sold
352 **   C7 imp

Air Post stamps

1965, 125th Anniversary of the Adelie Land discovery, 50fr blue and indigo, bottom left corner margin imperforated block of four, in addition imperforated block of four trial color proofs, full OG, NH,VF, Dallay #A8, €940 for imperforated block of stamps only, proofs are not counted
sold
353 **   C8, imp
1965, ITU issue, 30fr multicolored, perforated and imperforated singles, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #A9, €690
170.00
354 **   C14, imp
1968, Port aux Francais, King Penguin and Explorer, 50fr light ultra, dark green and black, perforated and imperforated singles, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #A14, €525
115.00
355 ** P  150, C1/12

Wallis and Futuna
Small Selection of Imperforated Issues

1946-57, Victory, Chad to Rhine, Liberation, Airplanes, the total is five complete issues, in addition proof of 3f in vertical se-tenant strip of five, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay C.v. €370 (proofs not priced)
sold
356 **/*   

Valuable Collection on Pages

1920-2008, over 750 mint stamps, including 20 imperforates, nine souvenir sheets, five epreuves de luxe, starting with overprints and surcharges on New Caledonia issues, most in complete sets, then overprints "France Libre", common design types, nice topical issues and many more, full OG, NH or LH, F/VF or better, Dallay C.v. €5,300
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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, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51
860.00
357 **   Dallay #5-7, 10

Forces Francaises Libres (French Corps in Levant)

1942- 43, Arms of Air Forces, surcharge of 4f on 6.50f and airplane surcharge 4f on 3f, the total is 132 mint stamps in blocks of 4 or 25, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is€820++
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2, 3, 4, 5
115.00
358 **   

Common Design Type
"Chad to Rhine"

1946, 5f-50f, imperforated complete set of six, issues for ten colonies from Reunion to Wallis and Futuna, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay C.v. €1,115
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2, 3, 4
sold
359 **/*   

French Africa Collection in Large Red Stockbook

1892- 1958, about 3000 mostly mint stamps and nine souvenir sheets, representing issues of 24 colonies located in Africa, most starting with Commerce stamps, later surcharges, definitive issues and common design types, nice 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 €13,000
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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, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49
sold
360 */U   

French Antilles Collection on Stockpages

1889-1947, over 700 mostly mint stamps and three souvenir sheets, representing issues of Guadeloupe, Guiana, Martinique and Inini, first three start with Commerce stamps, all are included early definitives, "Libre" overprints, common design types and many more, fresh condition overall, full/large part of OG or used, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €2,950
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
345.00
361 */U   

French Pacific Collection on Stockpages

1881-1990, about 800 mostly mint stamps, eight souvenir sheets and nine epreuves de luxe, representing issues of New Caledonia, Polynesia, Wallis and Futuna, each one starts with Commerce stamps and surcharges, including definitive issues, some "France Libre" overprints, common design types and later nice topical material, minor flaws possible on early staff, fresh condition overall, full/large part of OG, NH, LH/hinged or used, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €6,050
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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
sold
362 **   

French Colonies
Collection of Living Creatures

1950-83, 146 mint stamps in mainly complete issues, representing stamps from Afars and Issas to French Antarctic, perfect condition, full OG, NH (two stamps are LH), VF, DallayC.v.€1,185
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2, 3, 4
sold
363 **   

Former French Colonies
Collection of Endangered Species

1961-87, 356 mint stamps and two souvenir sheets, mainly complete issues, representing stamps from 17 countries from Cameroon to Zaire, beautiful unit in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay C.v. €1,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
sold
364 **   2, a
1919, St. George, 40k vermilion, block of 28 contains eight tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, VF and nice positional piece, C.v. $400++
230.00
365    26-30 imp, B1
1922, Sower, Soldier, Industry and Agriculture, imperforated complete set of five along with semi-postal 50r, used on local cover in Batum, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF, expert's guarantee hs
sold
366  28
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 2000r in various colors, printed on thin smooth paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
367  28
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 2000r in various colors, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
368  29
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 3000r in various colors, printed on thin smooth paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
369  29
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 3000r in various colors, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
370 **/*   43, 46 imp
1923, Soviet issue, black diagonal typo surcharges 10,000r on 1000r brown and 40,000r on 5000r, two imperforated blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH, VF, C.v. $200 as hinged singles
sold
371  51, var
1923, blue surcharge 75,000r on Imperial 1k orange, horizontal pair with perforation 11 1/2, right stamp has Georgian "rub" of surcharge shifted to the right variety, cancelled on a piece, VF
sold
372  1/29, B1/4
1919-22, 20 trial color imperforated proofs, two for National Republic issue, twelve for Soviet issue and six for semi-postal issue, creamy, smooth or laid paper, no gum as produced, VF, many with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse
sold
373 **   7-12, 16-18 var

Consular Post in Constantinople

1921, National and Queen Thamar issues, surcharges in red or black on imperforated complete set of nine in horizontal pairs, two of which with slight fold between stamps, full OG, NH,VF and very rare, only a handful imperforated sets were produced
460.00
374 **   

Collection of Modern Issues

1993-2002, 236 stamps and 38 miniature and souvenir sheets, complete for the period, post office fresh quality material, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. close to $600
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
sold
375 ** P  Barefoot #1/7

Official stamps

1918, Judicial stamps, 50k-100r, set of six values, one perforated (50k) and five imperforated, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very scarce group, imperforated stamps admittedly to be proofs
170.00
376 **   B33

Semi - Postal issues

1930, IPOSTA, International Philatelic Exhibition in Berlin, 8pf-50pf, souvenir sheet of four, appropriate size 105x148mm, full OG (on stamps only), NH, VF, Mi Block 1, €1,600
sold
377 **   B49-57
1933, Wagner issue, 3+2pf-40+35pf, complete set of nine, all but 20+10pf with perforation 14x13, nice quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Mi #499A-504A, 505B, 506A-07A €2,430
460.00
378 (*)   B68
1935, OSTROPA, Philatelic Exhibition in Koenigsberg, 3 (pf)-25(pf), souvenir sheet of four, unused, no gum as almost always exists, VF, Mi Block 3, €1,200
sold
379 **   B103
1937, 1st National Philatelic Exhibition, 6 (+19pf) dark green, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 8, €220
sold
380 **   B104
1937, Culture Fund, 6 (+19pf) dark green, souvenir sheet of four with additional rouletted perforation and surcharge 25pf on each label, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 9, €320
sold
381 **   B105
1937, 4th Brown Ribbon Horse Races, red overprint on 42 (+108pf) brown, souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 10, €180
sold
382 **   B106
1937, Nazi Party Congress in Nuremburg, 6 (+19pf) dark green, souvenir sheet of four with additional black overprint at sides of each stamp, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 11, €320
sold
383 **   B141-43
1939, Nurburgring Auto Races, overprinted issue, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #695-97, €1,120++
sold
384 **   B334-37
1953, Great Personalities, complete set in bottom left corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #173-76, €360++
85.00
385 SB  Mi MH11.1A

Stamp Booklets

1919, Germania, 3m unexploited booklet, containing five panes separated by interleaves, text "Amol Das Hausmittel" inside front cover and "Hohenzollern" on reverse, red lettering on orange paper, numbered "8" at the bottom left, nice quality, VF, C.v. €800
sold
386 SB  Mi MH13a, b
1920, Germania, two 4m unexploded booklets, each one containing five panes separated by interleaves, perforated and imperforated margins respectively, text "Amol Das Hausmittel" on reverse, red lettering on orange paper, numbered "1" at the bottom left, nice quality, VF, C.v. €780
sold
387 **   9N61-63

Berlin

1949, 200th Anniversary of the birth of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, 10pf-30pf, complete set of three, nice unit, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #61-63, €320
85.00
388 **  Mi Block 1-2

Soviet Zone of Occupation
Finsterwalde

1946, Reconstruction issue, 3+17pf-12+48pf, two souvenir sheets of four with small and large Coat of Arms at the bottom, the last one with top stamps significantly shifted against each other, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €160++
sold
389 */U   

Nice Collection on Hingeless Pages

1945-49, 660 mostly mint stamps and three souvenir sheets, starting with OPD (Oberpostdirection) Berlin, including Mecklenburg- Vorpommern, Saxony, East Saxony, West Saxony and etc. issues, some better items, fresh quality, full OG, NH/LH or used, F/VF, Mi C.v. €1,500
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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
sold
390  977/1467

East Germany

1968-73, Winter Olympics, Dams, Insects, Young Pioneers and Railroad Cars, imperforated proofs of the complete design, the total is 26 values, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. €3,360 (full colors)
sold
391 **   47 I A L IIIa

Catalogued by Michel Spezial of 2018

German Offices Abroad
Offices in China

1912, black surcharge 2 1/2D on 5m dark green and carmine, bottom right corner sheet margin single with 26x17 perforation holes, full OG, NH(LH on right margin only), VF, expertized by R. Steuer, C.v.€160
sold
392 **   46a

Offices in Turkey

1912, lilac red surcharge 15pi on 3m black violet (orange red under quartz lamp), printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €380
sold
393 **   9b

German Colonies
South West Africa (Sudwestafrika)

1898, two-word black diagonal overprint "Deutsch- Sudwestafrika" on Eagle 25pf dark orange, top sheet margin single, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by H. Bothe and Senf, Leipzig, C.v. €1,300
sold
394 **   29B
1919, Kaiser's Yacht, 1m red carmine, watermark lozenges, left sheet margin single with 25x17 perforation holes, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. T. Hartung certificate, C.v. €320
sold
395 **   1 I

Caroline Islands (Karolinen)

1899, black diagonal "Krone/Adler" overprint (48 degree angle) "Karolinen" on Numeral 3pf orange brown, top sheet margin single, flawless quality, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by H. Bothe, C.v. €1,900
sold
396  5 I
1899, black diagonal "Krone/Adler" overprint (48 degree angle) "Karolinen" on Eagle 25pf yellow orange, nicely centered and very fresh, full OG, VLH, VF, expertized by H. Bothe, Dr. K. Maier, Berlin and others, C.v. €1,800
sold