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Lots 55 - 97,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #82, June 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
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Curr.$
Bid
55 **   

United Nations
Complete Collection in Two New Scott Specialty Albums

1951-94, about 900 mint never hinged stamps and over 90 unused postal stationery items, including issues for New York, Geneva and Vienna UN Offices, absolutely perfect quality unit, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. is over $1,150 for stamps only
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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
275.00 
 
56  62
1874, Queen Victoria, 6p gray, plate 13, large colored letters at corners, watermark Spray of Rose, winged at left single with plate flaw (gray spot) at bottom, full OG, LH, VF, SG #147, £500
140.00 
 
57  86
1881, Queen Victoria, 6p gray, plate 18, watermark Imperial Crown, large part of OG, VF, RPS certificate, SG #161, £400
130.00 
 
58  123a
1888, Queen Victoria, £1 brown violet, watermark Three Orbs, "J" and "C" letters, broken frame variety, intact perforation, heavy postal cancellation, F/VF and scarce, SG #186a, £9,000, Scott C.v. $9,250 Click here to see enlarged fragment
950.00 
 
59 */U   

Queen Victoria

1840-84, 50 mint or used stamps, identified on DAVO pages, starting with SG No.3, plate 1a (used), including No.57 and 59 (used), 43, 47 and 51 (mint never hinged), 77, 80, 84 and 94 (unused with part of OG), 100 and 144 (mint with full OG), 156 and 158 (unused with part of OG), 185 (heavily used) and many others, fresh condition overall, F/VF and nice unit for further retail or as starting collection, C.v. £24,200
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2, 3, 4, 5
1400.00 
 
60 **/*   179-81
1918-19, King George V and Sea Horses, Bradbury, Wilkinson printing, 2s6p pale brown, 5s rose red and 10s dull gray blue, nicely centered, full OG, NH (2s6p) or previously hinged, VF, SG #415a/17, £975 as hinged
275.00 
 
61 **   16-27

Aden

1939, King George VI, Camel, Sailing Ship, Views, 1/2a-10r, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #16/27, £120
55.00 
 
62 **   1-11

Aden - Kathiri State of Seiyun

1942, Sultan of Seiyun and Historical Places, 1/2a-5r, complete set of 11, blocks of four, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/11, £240++
95.00 
 
63 **   

South Arabia Protectorate States - Souvenir Sheets Collection in Black Stockbook

1966-68, 63 perforated and imperforated souvenir sheets, representing issues of Kathiri State of Seiyun, Kathiri State in Hadhramaut and Mahra State, nice topical issues such as Space, Paintings, Sports and etc., many items especially imperforated ones are issued in very limited quantity, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Minkus (1989) C.v. $11,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
475.00 
 
64 **  SG 94h

Antigua

1935, Silver Jubilee, 1s purple and slate, "dot by flagstaff" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £375 as hinged
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240.00 
 
65 **   84-95
1938-51, King George VI, Airplane, Fort, Views, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #98/109, £130
55.00 
 
66  10-21

Ascension

1924-33, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p-3s, complete set of 12, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SG #10/20, £350
95.00 
 
67 **   23-32
1934, King George V, Birds, Turtle, Map, 1/2p- 5s, complete set of ten, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #21/30, £120 as hinged
95.00 
 
68 **   62-74
1956, Queen Elizabeth II, Living Creatures, Map, Views, ½p-10s, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #57/69, £140
55.00 
 
69 **  SG 248, a

Barbados

1938, Seal of the Colony, 1/2p green, bottom sheet margin block of 12, right stamp in the second row with recut line variety (position R10/6), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £216 as singles
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95.00 
 
70 **  SG 252, a
1938, Seal of the Colony, 3p brown, perforation 13, block of six (2x3), right stamp of the middle row with vertical line over horse head (position R4/10), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £160++
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70.00 
 
71 **/*   1-10

Basutoland

1933, King George V and Crocodile, 1/2p-10s, complete set of ten, nice and fresh, full OG, NH (up to1s) or VLH (three high values), VF, SG #1/10, £325 as hinged
140.00 
 
72 **   18-28
1938, King George VI and Crocodile, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, VF, SG #18/28, £110
45.00 
 
73 **   46-56, 61-71
1954-61, Queen Elizabeth II, Airplane, Scenes, two complete sets of 11, the last one with surcharges, full OG, NH, VF, SG #43/53, 58/68, £160
70.00 
 
74  48

Batum (British Occupation)

1920, black surcharge 50r on 3k carmine red, full OG, LH, VF, several expert's hs on reverse, SG #39, £550
190.00 
 
75 */U   51/56
1920, black or blue surcharges 25r and 50r on Aloe Tree issue, mint and properly used selection of 11 stamps, including blue surcharges 25r/50k (one -used) and two 50r/50k (mint and used), full OG or used, mostly VF, SG #42/44, a, b, £912
190.00 
 
76    13
1920, registered cover from Batum to Philadelphia, erroneously franked by four Georgia Queen Thamar stamps of 2r brown (strip of three and a single), which were invalid for postage in Batum at that time, violet British Consul at Batum marking, "T" (Tax) in red crayon and black handstamp, forwarded to Turkey by British Military Administration and mailed from British PO at Constantinople on November 25, NYC transit and Philadelphia arrival "December 15, 1920" ds, VF and very rare mailing
300.00 
 
77  105-16

Bechuanaland Protectorate

1932, King George V, Baobab Tree and Cattle, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $624, SG #99/110, £500
190.00 
 
78 **   124-36
1938-52, King George VI, Baobab Tree and Cattle, ½p- 10s, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, VF, SG #118/28, £110
55.00 
 
79 **   154-65
1955-58, Queen Elizabeth II, Baobab Tree and Cattle, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #143/53, £100
40.00 
 
80 **   1-15

British Antarctic Territories

1963, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Map, Transports, 1p-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/15, £145
65.00 
 
81  104

British Honduras

1924, King George V, $5 black and violet on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, neat postal cancellation, fine stamp, SG #125, £300
90.00 
 
82 **   115-26
1938-47, King George VI, Airplane, Coat of Arms, Scenes, 1c-$5, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #150/61, £190
85.00 
 
83 **  SG S19a

British Occupation of Italian Colonies
Somalia

1948, King George VI, black surcharge "B.M.A. Somalia" 2s50c on 2s6p yellow green, misplaced dot after "sh" variety (position R4/7), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £150
70.00 
 
84 **   83-96

Brunei

1952, Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin and River Kampong, 1c- $5, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #100/13, £65
35.00 
 
85 **   614a

Canada

1973, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, 15c multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375, Unitrade C.v. C$600
130.00 
 
86 **   726 var
1979, Fundy National Park, $1 multicolored, all offset colors are strongly shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular error
70.00 
 
87 **   729a, 806a
1977-79, Parliament Building, 12c blue and 17c green, two coil stamps in horizontal imperforated pairs, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300, Unitrade C.v. C$400
85.00 
 
88 **/*   

Valuable Collection on Scott Album and Stockpages

1868-1977, about 900 mint stamps, including postage, semi-postal, air post and other back of the book issues, starting with Small Queen and Diamond Jubilee (½c-$1 and $4), then practically complete of Kings and Queen Elizabeth II issues (missing just a few not expensive stamps), in addition six pages of duplicates with several thousand dollars in C.v., vast majority of the material with full or large part of OG, some NH even in King George V period, completely NH from 1950's or LH/hinged, many stamps of VF centering, huge C.v.
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2300.00 
 
89  C6-8/C9-11

Newfoundland
Air Post stamps

1931, Airmail Pictorial issue, complete set of three imperforated plate proofs in black, printed on thick unwatermarked (15k) or watermarked paper, no gum as produced, VF and rare
275.00 
 
90 **/*   C13a
1933, Labrador issue, 5c light brown, right sheet margin imperforated block of four, nice and fresh, full OG, top stamps are LH, bottom ones - NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C910++
240.00 
 
91    C13-17
1933, Labrador issue, 5c-75c, complete set of five, used on registered FDC from St. John's to Philadelphia, line black "First Day Cover" marking, St. John "June 9. 33" date stamp, Boston transit and Philadelphia"June.16.1933" arrival, VF and scarce
130.00 
 
92    C6-7/C9-10

Pioneer Flight Covers

1931, four covers, including First Flights from St, John to Hampden, St. John to St. Anthony and St. John to North Sydney by "Gypsy Moth" Airplane, franked by 15c (pairs) or 50c of the Pictorial issue, confirmation cachet and appropriate arrival markings, mostly VF
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180.00 
 
93  85-96

Cayman Islands

1935, King George V, Bird, Turtles, Map, Sailing Ship, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #96/107, £200
75.00 
 
94 **   100-11, 113-14
1938, King George VI, Fish, Turtle, Map, Sailing Ship, Views, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 14, the early printings, 1/2p and 6p have perforation 13x11 1/2, 2p. 6p and 10s - perforation 11 1/2x13, stamp of 2s in yellow green shade, usual patchy gum as typical for the this printing on 1s and 10s, nice quality overall, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #115/26, £170
50.00 
 
95  256

Ceylon

1928, imperforated plate proof of frame only for stamp of 5r in black, printed on chalk-surfaced paper, vertical pair, no gum as produced, NH, VF
130.00 
 
96 **/*   264a-65a
1935-36, King George V, Tapping Rubber 2c carmine and black, Adam's Peak 3c green and black, perforation 14, two blocks of four, full OG, NH (2c) or NH/hinged, VF, SG #368a/69a, £196 as hinged singles
90.00 
 
97 **   278-89A, 290-92a
1938-52, King George VI and Scenes, 2c-10r, complete set of 17, including two different of 2r, 10r and two surcharged stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SG #386/97, F1, £210
110.00