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Lots 357 - 379,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
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
45.00 
 
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
95.00 
 
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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190.00 
 
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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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
375.00 
 
361  203-12

Samoa

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
275.00 
 
362 **   21 fn

Sarawak

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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14000.00 
 
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
70.00 
 
364 **   180-94, 195
1950, King George VI, Animals, Coat of Arms, Map, Scenes, 1c-$5, complete set of 16, including both 10c stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SG #171/85, 186, £121.75
55.00 
 
365  103-19

Sierra Leone

1912-21, King George V and Elephant, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 17, watermark Multiple Crown CA, fresh quality, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #112/28, £400
140.00 
 
366 **   195-207
1956-61, Queen Elizabeth II, Canoe, Map, Scenes, 1/2p- £1, complete set of 13, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SG #210/22, £75
35.00 
 
367 **   C7

Air Post stamps

1963, 2nd Anniversary of Independence, carmine 6line surcharge 11s on £1 orange and black, somewhat toned original gum, still nice looking stamp, NH, VF appearance, Sanabria guarantee hs on reverse, SG #269, £750
140.00 
 
368 **   1-20

Singapore

1948, King George VI, 1c-$5, complete set of 15, perforation 14, all but $5 are top sheet margin singles, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/15, £180
85.00 
 
369 **   67-79

Solomon Islands

1939-51, King George VI, Bird, Plants, Scenes, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #60/72, £90
45.00 
 
370 **   84-95

Somaliland Protectorate

1938, King George VI, Greater Kudu, Ship and Map, 1/2p-5r, complete set of 12, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #93/104, £150
70.00 
 
371 **   128-39
1953-58, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Scenes, 5c- 10s, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #137/48, £120
45.00 
 
372 **  SG 75a

South Africa

1937, King George VI Coronation, 1s blue and red brown, block of four includes two se-tenant pairs, bottom left stamp (Afrikaans) has omitted hyphen variety (position R 2/13), full OG, NH (pair with error), VF, C.v. £80++
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45.00 
 
373  8 var

New Republic

1886, double (!) violet handstamp 1/6 on yellow paper, dated "30.Aug.86", intact perforation, some gum creases, still a collectible quality stamp, full OG, LH, VF appearance, RPS certificate, SG #10 var
95.00 
 
374 **  SG 100w

Sudan

1948, Postman, 5m black and olive brown, inverted watermark "S G", block of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £320++
190.00 
 
375 **   J12-15

Postage Due stamps

1948, Gunboat, 2m-20m, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #D12-15, £200++
95.00 
 
376 **   

Mint Never Hinged Collection

1931-51, 175 stamps, including No.96-97 in sheets of 50, General Gordon Statue with later surcharges, definitive issue from postage and officials, Gunboat postage due in horizontal pairs and others, perfect quality unit, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, SG C.v. £550 w/o premium for early NH items
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2, 3, 4
140.00 
 
377  9/117, C1/42, J1/15

Mint Collection

1898-1954, 123 mint stamps, forming 21 complete issues, starting with Camel Post of 1898, including later sets of 1902, 1921 and 1948, General Gordon issue, Tuti Island set and more, postage, air post and dues, overall nice quality collection, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF or better, SG C.v. £1,125
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2, 3, 4
275.00 
 
378 **   29-44

Tanganyika
British Mandated Territory

1927-31, King George V, 5c-£1, complete set of 16, nice quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #93/107, £500 as hinged
375.00 
 
379 **/*   38/52, var

Tonga

1897-34, King George II, Bird, Plants, Sailing Ship, 1/2p-5s, complete set of 16, including 1/2p green and both shades of 2p stamps, watermark Turtles, full OG, NH or LH (all high values), mostly VF, SG #38/53, 55, £275 for the cheapest watermark positions
95.00