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Lots 456 - 478,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #79, September 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
456 **   1743 var
1988, National Soccer Championships, "Milan Blue", 650L multicolored with yellow omitted, left sheet margin example with emblem, background of the text as well as marginal control inscription in blue instead of green, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, Dr. H. Avi certificate, Sassone #1836a (not priced), Bolaffi #1954B, €27,500
N/A
457    331-32

Pioneer Flight

October 31, 1934, Experimental Airmail Rocket Flight cover from Trieste, addressed to Germany, franked by four values, including two specially produced triangle stamps of 5L and 7.70L, no backstamp as always, VF
115.00
458 **   1LN6 var

Allied Military Government (A.M.G.)
Venezia Guilia

1945 -47, inverted black overprint "A.M.G. V.G." on 5L dark red, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by R. Mondolfo and others, Sassone #10d, €1,300
170.00
459 **/*   1LN2/7, 1LNC5 var
1945-47, inverted overprint "A.M.G. V.G." on 20c, 60c, 10Lx2 (one with overprint offset on reverse), in addition double (one inverted) overprint on air post stamp of 25L, full OG, NH or LH, VF, each one properly expertized, Sassone #5d, 6d, 11d and Aerea 6d, €1,025
115.00
460 **   159a

Trieste (Zone A)

1952, Armed Forces Day, inverted black overprint "AMG FTT" on 60L black and blue, right sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #159a, €3,200
575.00
461  Q1-12

Parcel Post stamps

1947-48, Italian Parcel Post stamps, two-line black overprint "A.M.G. F.T.T.", 1L-500L, complete set of 12, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $1,201
290.00
462 **   C6-11

Cyrenaica
Air Post stamps

1932, Arab on Camel and Airplane, 50c-5L, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone PA6-11, €800++
sold
463 **   81-87

Eritrea

1924, Elephant, blue or red overprint "Eritrea" over surcharges 2c/1b-1L/10a, complete set of seven, usual centering, full OG, NH and fine, Sassone #80-86, €275, Scott C.v. $200
sold
464 **/*   

Small Group

1933-34, Air Post issues for the Colonies: 50th Anniversary of Eritrea and 10th Anniversary of Fascism (both NH), King Victor Emmanuel II - issue for Cyrenaica (expertly regummed) and Colonies Exposition of Somalia and Tripolitania, postage and air post (NH or LH), mainly VF, Sassone C.v. is over €1,250
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sold
465 **   132-73, 154a-55a
1951-52, Korean War Participants, 500w green and 500w blue with multicolored flags, complete set of 44, including both Italy, occasional gum waves possible as always exists, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,150
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sold
466 **   132-73, 154a-55a imp
1951-52, Korean War Participants, 500w green and 500w blue with multicolored flags, imperforated complete set of 44, including Italy without Crown, all are sheet or corner sheet margin examples, minimal paper waves possible on one or two stamps, no gum as produced or full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare in complete set
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2, 3, 4
N/A
467 **   186A-B var
1952, Sok Kul Am and Bool Gook Temple, 200w and 300w, complete set of two imperforated presentation souvenir sheets, litho printing on watermarked paper, no gum as issued, NH, VF, Mi Blocks 49-50, €2,500
575.00
468 **   213-15 var
1955, 50th Anniversary of Rotary International, 20h-71h, complete set of three presentation souvenir sheets, printed on watermarked paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Mi Blocks 81-83, €1,800
sold
469 **   229-30 var
1956, Melbourne Olympic Games, 20h red orange, 55h green, complete set of two presentation sheets, nice condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce, only 1000 sheets were printed, Mi Blocks 100-01, €8,000
sold
470 **   243-44 var
1957, ITU issue, 40h ultra and 55h green, imperforated presentation souvenir sheet of two, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 108, €1,200
sold
471 **   285a
1957, 10th Anniversary of the Republic, 20h gray and 40h dark carmine, imperforated souvenir sheet of two stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $450
sold
472 **   C6-8 var

Air Post stamps

1952, Douglas C-47 and Ship, 1200wn, 1800wn and 4200wn, complete set of three presentation sheets, printed on watermarked paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Mi Blocks 54-56, €1,800
430.00
473  29-32
1994, WWF - Endangered Species, 10t-40t, complete set of four perforated plate proofs, mounted on Goznak die sunk presentation cards, blue seal and official's signature, name of currency "t" (tyiyn) in front of denomination, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, perfect quality, VF and only a handful of such proofs had been produced, a common set is included
N/A
474 **   

Modern Issues Collection

1992-2002, 182 stamps and 43 miniature and souvenir sheets, apparently complete for the period, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is about $400
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sold
475  901F var
1988, Chess Champions, Jose Raul Capablanca, 12k multicolored, top right corner sheet margin vertical pair with eye-catching perforation freak, CTO with full OG (NH), VF
N/A
476 SB   95a, 99a, C45a

Souvenir Booklets

1964, Independence Day, Buddhist Legends and Laotian People, three imperforated souvenir sheets in special booklets, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 220
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sold
477 **   

Neat Collection in a Black Stockbook

1951-82, several hundred mainly mint stamps and over twenty souvenir sheets, practically complete up to 1974, including some better items, nice topical material throughout, fresh condition, full OG, vast majority NH, VF, C.v. $800
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sold
478  60
1919, 1st Anniversary of Independence, imperforated plate proof of 10k in brown and rose (issued colors), horizontal pair printed on vertically laid paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very rare, according to the von Hofmann Cat. only 25 such proofs were produced
460.00