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Lots 348 - 363,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Net Price
348  103
1899, Orangutan, perforated (L12 1/2) essay of proposed design for 4c in bluish green and black, miniature sheet of nine, each stamp with black overprint "Waterlow and Sons, Ltd. Specimen" and security punch, no gum as produced, VF and scarce multiple
349  185-92
1931, 50th Anniversary of British North Borneo Company, Animals, Coat of Arms, Scenes, 3c-$5, complete set of eight, nice and fresh, full OG, LH, VF, SG #295/302, £300
350 **   261-75, 280-95
1954-61, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Arms, Scenes, 1c-$10, two complete sets of 15 and 16 respectively, full OG, NH, VF, SG #372/86, 391/406, £235
351  J20-31

Postage Due stamps

1903-11, Animals, Birds, Coat of Arms, Scenes, black horizontal overprint "Postage Due over black, blue or red overprint "British Protectorate", 1c-24c, complete set of 12, large part of OG, mostly VF, SG #D31/49, £508
352 **  SG 113f

Nyasaland Protectorate

1926, King George V, 10s red and green on pale emerald paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, broken leaf at bottom right variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £750 as hinged
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353 **   154-67
1938-44, King George VI and Leopard, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 18, nice quality, full OG, NH, mainly VF, SG #130/43, £200
354 **   1-19


1947, King George VI, stamps of India overprinted "Pakistan" in black, 3p-25r, complete set of 19, full OG, NH, VF and difficult set in never hinged condition, SG #1/19, £200
355 **   1-15, fn


1957, Queen Elizabeth II, black surcharges 1np/5p-10r/10s, complete set of 15, in addition three top right corner sheet margin high values with stereotyped (type II) surcharge, all with watermark St. Edward's Crown, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/12, 13-15, a, £117
356 ** W  1-15
1957, Queen Elizabeth II, black surcharges 1np/5p- 10r/10s, seven complete sets, two sets to 75np/1s3p, in addition Muscat Officials No. O1-10, all are in perfect condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG C.v. £323,incomplete sets not counted
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357  50-55

Saint Helena

1903, King Edward VII, The Wharf and Government House, 1/2p-2s, complete set of six, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SG #55/60, £110
358  60
1908, King Edward VII, 10s green and red on green paper, printed on chalk-surfaced watermarked Crown CA paper, intense colors, full OG, LH, VF, SG #70, £275
359 **  SG 97, b
1923, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p black and gray, horizontal pair, right stamp with Torn Flag variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £279.50 as hinged singles
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360 **/*   

Mint Collection on Stockpages

1871-1979, over 300 mint stamps and one souvenir sheet, starting with surcharges on Queen Victoria engraved 6p stamps (SG No.8/45), continues by No.46-52, 55-60, 72-81, 92-95, 97/111, 97c in pair with normal, then complete Centenary set (10s is NH), nice presentation of later issues with minor duplication, beautiful quality unit, no thins or toning, full OG, NH (generally from 1960) or LH/hinged, F/VF or better, SG C.v. £2,300
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361  203-12


1952, Coat of Arms, Pigeon, Scenes, inscribed "Western Samoa", imperforated proofs of 1/2p-3s, complete set in horizontal sheet margin pairs, printed on watermarked Multiple NZ and Star paper, full OG, NH, VF, SG #219/28
362 **   21 fn


1888-97, Sir Charles J. Brooke, $1, $2 and $5, unissued complete set of three high values, right sheet margin blocks of four, unbelievably fresh and nice, absolutely perfect state of preservation, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare set of blocks, A. Diena certificate, SG #21a-c, £15,200 as hinged singles
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363 **   79-93
1928-29, Sir Charles Vyner Brooke, 1c-$1, complete set of 15, printed on watermarked Multiple Rosettes paper, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #76/90, £75