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Lots 74 - 97,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #79, September 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
74 **   C6
1923, De Havilland Biplane, 24c carmine, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $520 as four singles
170.00
75 **   C13-15
1930, Zeppelin issue, 65c-$2.60, complete set of three, absolutely perfect full original gum, NH, F/VF (the high value has great centering), C.v. $1,750
sold
76 **   C125b
1989, 20th UPU Congress, Futuristic Mail Delivery, (45c) multicolored, bottom right corner sheet margin (ZIP) se-tenant block of four, blue engraved color (USA and denomination) omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common block is added for comparison, C.v. $550
sold
77 **   O91

Official stamps
War Department

1873, General Winfield Scott, 24c rose, horizontal pair, perfect quality and centering, full OG, NH, VF or better, C.v. $380++
sold
78 **   O135a

Official Mail

1983, Coat of Arms, 20c red, blue and black, coil stamp, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000
400.00
79 **   O148 imp
1991, Coat of Arms, 23c red, blue and black, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, according to Scott this pair is from printer's waste
sold
80 **   136L4

Local stamps
Swarts' City Dispatch Post, New York, N.Y.

1849, Zachary Taylor, (2c) red, complete sheet of 25, stone 4, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600 as hinged
sold
81 **   81

Canal Zone

1924, Lincoln Memorial, black two-line overprint "Canal Zone" on $1 violet brown, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,600 as four singles
575.00
82 **   241-50 var

Philippines
Official stamps

1906, Great Personalities, black overprint "O B" on Philippine definitive set of 1906,2c-30c, complete set of ten, full OG (two stamps with small spots of gum skip), F/VF
140.00
83 **   241-50 var
1906, Great Personalities, red overprint "O B" on Philippine definitive set of 1906, 2c-30c, complete set in blocks of four, 6c and 10c with natural straight edge at left or right, usual centering, full OG, NH, mainly fine and extremely rare multiples, this set is mentioned, but not priced in Scott
sold
84  17c

Ryukyu Islands

1952, black surcharge 100y on 2y rose violet, Kai Tei characters in 9/9-point type, center "0" in wrong font and dropped (position 42), nice and choice, full OG, VLH, VF and very scarce, APEX certificate, C.v. $4,000 for **
sold
85 **   90 var
1961, White Silver Temple, 5c red brown, three side margin horizontal strip of four (bottom part of a sheet), imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF and rare
sold
86 **   C15 var

Air Post stamps

1959, Heavenly Maiden, light ultra surcharge 14c on 20y rose carmine, basic stamp with extra spur on the right side of the second character variety (position 49), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $125
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sold
87 **   R17-28

Revenue stamps

1959-69, Map and Buildings, 1c-$10, complete set of 12, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,287
sold
88 **   38, d

United Nations

1955, 10th Anniversary of the United Nations, 3c-8c, two souvenir sheets of both printings and FDC, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $163
sold
89    U1 var

Stationery items

1959, envelope 3c blue with additional surcharge of 1c in maroon, fresh, unused, VF and rare, this envelope have the similar surcharge, which were used for revaluating of air post stationery cards and mentioned in Scott after #UXC2
sold
90    UXC2 b, c
1959, Air Post card 4c with additional surcharge of 1c in maroon, three postcards - two with inverted surcharge in different positions and one with double surcharge (one inverted), fresh, unused, VF, these errors are listed, but have no price in Scott Cat., a common used card is enclosed
sold
91    2
1841, Queen Victoria, 2p blue, plate 1, balanced margin single, used on entire wrapper from Edinburgh to Kelso, black Maltese Cross cancellation, "Dec. 1. 1841" marking on reverse, sealed with wax, VF, SG #5, £2,750
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N/A
92  96a
1883, Queen Victoria, 2s6p lilac, printed on blued paper, watermark Anchor, nice quality single, full OG with minor creasing at the top, which is mentioned for accuracy only, LH, VF, SG #175, £6,750, Scott C.v. $9,250, D. Brandon certificate
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N/A
93 **   108
1884, Queen Victoria, 5s rose, watermark Anchor, post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #180, £1,100 as hinged, expertized by Raybaudi, copy of D. Brandon certificate for a set of three
sold
94  108a
1884, Queen Victoria, 5s rose, printed on blued paper, watermark Anchor, perfectly centered and extremely fresh with full OG, previously hinged, VF and very scarce, SG #176, £18,000, Scott C.v. $18,750, expertized by Raybaudi and Sorani, D. Brandon certificate
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N/A
95  109b
1884, Queen Victoria, 10s ultramarine, printed on blued paper, watermark Anchor, very well centered and post office fresh, full OG, LH, VF and extremely rare in such condition, SG #177, £40,000, D. Brandon and S. Sorani certificates
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N/A
96  110
1884, Queen Victoria, £1 brown violet, watermark Three Imperial Crowns, nicely centered, postally used, flawless and VF, SG #185, £2,800, Scott C.v. $3,000
sold
97 **   185-86
1924, British Empire Exhibition, 1p scarlet and 1 1/2p brown, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #430/31, £100 as hinged singles
sold