My Bidding Basket

Lots 776 - 814,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
776 **   1-12, C1-6, C7
1932, Dante Alighieri Society, complete set of 19, left sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, including Leonardo da Vinci stamp, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #11-22, PA8-13, PA14, €880 as singles
Click here to see Part 2
160.00
777 **   13-22, C8-12, CE1-2
1932, Garibaldi issue, complete set of 17, sheet margin blocks of four, postage, air post and air post special delivery stamps, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #1-10, PA1-7, €1,600++
Click here to see Part 2
290.00
778  1-50, C1-35, CE1-2

Complete Collection of General Issues

1932-34, 88 mint stamps neatly arranged on album pages, including Garibaldi, Eritrea, Fascism, Soccer and etc. issues, postage, air post and special delivery stamps, nice quality unit, full OG, LH, mainly VF, Sassone C.v. €2,400 as hinged
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
290.00
779 **   C26-27

Aegean Islands
Air Post stamps

1933, General Balbo Trans-Atlantic Flight issue, 5.25L+19.75L and 5.25L +44.75L, complete set of two triptychs, nice and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #PA28-29, €550
sold
780 **   29-37

Rhodes

1930, Hydrological Congress, black overprint "XXI Congresso Idrologico" on definitive issue of 1929, complete set of nine, nicely centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare in such quality, C.v. $5,460,Sassone #12-20, €7,000
N/A
781 **   74-81
1935, Holy Year, Deer and Palm Tree, 5c-5L, complete set of eight, fresh condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Sassone #91-97, €1,500
N/A
782 **   Sassone #E3-4

Issues under German Occupation
Special Delivery stamps

1943, red or black surcharges "Pro Assistenza Egeo" on Rhodes Special Delivery stamps 1.25L/1.25L green and 2.50L/2.50L orange, complete set in bottom left corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples, C.v. €4,000++
N/A
783 **   34-40, C18-19

East Africa

1941, Hitler and Mussolini, complete set of nine, left sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #34-40, PA20-21, €3,740++
545.00
784  1-40, C1-19, E1-2, CE1-2

Complete Collection

1938-41, 63 mint stamps, neatly housed on album pages, representing first definitive set, Caesar, Naples Exposition, Hitler and Mussolini issues, postage, air post and special delivery stamps, perfect condition, full OG, LH, mostly VF, Sassone C.v. €1,120 as hinged
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
sold
785 **   Sassone #1-9

British Occupation of East Africa

1941, carmine or black surcharges on East Africa definitive stamps 10c/5c- 10L/5L, complete set of nine, post office fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €5,000
sold
786 **   Sassone #2/I-4/I, 6/I-7/I
1941, gray black surcharges on East Africa definitive stamps 20c/10c- 2L/1L, unissued set of five values, nicely centered and very fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. €11,000
2070.00
787 **   C6-11

Cyrenaica
Air Post stamps

1932, Arab on Camel and Airplane, 50c-5L, complete set of six, blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #PA6-11, €1.000 as singles
140.00
788 **   C12-17
1933, Graf Zeppelin issue, 3L-20L, complete set of six, blocks of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #PA12-17, €1,200++
sold
789  1/77, B1-33, C1/29

Nice Collection on Pages

1923-50, 156 mint stamps, forming 27 complete issues, including Propaganda of the Faith, Manzoni, St. Francis, Naples Exposition and others, postage, semi-postal, air post, postage due stamps, fresh quality without hidden defects, full OG, LH, mainly VF, Sassone C.v. €2,700 as hinged
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
sold
790 **   J1bc

Eritrea
Postage Due stamps

1920, 5c orange and magenta, inverted numeral and black overprint "Colonia Eritrea", bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF and very scarce double error multiple, expertized by Dr. Bolaffi, G. Oliva and others, C.v. $2,200 as hinged singles, Sassone #14a, €6,000 as singles
860.00
791  

Collection on Scott Album Pages

1892-1934, almost 400 mostly mint stamps, starting with overprint "Colonie Eritrea" on King Victor Emmanuel and Arms set, surcharges on Lion and Elephant, Manzoni, valuable duesand many others, very high level of completion, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF, Sassone C.v. €24,200 as hinged
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
2875.00
792  

Balance of a Collection

1908-34, 137 mint stamps, forming 22 complete sets, including Naples Exposition, King Victor Emmanuel III and other issues, minor duplication, nice quality unit, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF, SassoneC.v.€1,930 as hinged
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5
230.00
793  22a

Libya

1921, Roman Legionary, 5c black and red brown instead of green, error of color, perforation 14, nicely centered, full original slightly uneven gum as always, LH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $1,900, Sassone #23A, €3,500
490.00
794 **   22c
1921, Roman Legionary, 5c black and green, horizontal imperforated pair with central design shifted to the right on both stamps, sideways "Crown" watermark, balanced margins all around, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,100, Sassone#23h, €2,000 as singles
290.00
795  27a
1921, Ancient Galley, 50c black and brown instead of olive green, error of color, right imprinted margin single with perforation 14, full OG, LH, fine, C.v. $625, Sassone #28A, €1,250 as hinged
220.00
796 **   31d
1921, "Victory", 10L dark blue and olive green, right sheet margin single with perforation 14x13 1/4, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, C.v. $1,600, Sassone #32a, C.v. €2,250
460.00
797  55a var
1926-30, Ancient Galley, 50c black and olive green, right sheet margin horizontal pair with perforation 11, imperforated vertically between stamps and on the right, premium quality error, full OG, very light trace of hinge,appearing NH, VF and rare, Sassone #64k, €10,000 as hinged
1725.00
798 **   95-101, C43
1941, Hitler and Mussolini, complete set of eight, left sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #171-77, PA45, €460++
85.00
799 **/*   124/29 var
1951, bilingual overprint "Libya" on Warrior stamps of 1950, four stamps with inverted (3c, 8c, 10c and 12c) and one with double (5c) overprint, full OG, NH (3) or LH, VF and scarce unit, only 100 of each were produced, eachone with expert's signs, Sassone #3a/8a, 5b, €1,500
sold
800  E12, var

Special Delivery stamps

1927-33, red bilingual surcharge 2.50(L) on Special Delivery stamp of Italy 2L blue and carmine, two singles of distinctly different shades, one with imprinted margin, full OG, LH or previously hinged,F/VF, Sassone #13, €800++
115.00
801 **   J3a

Postage Due stamps

1915, Numerals, double black overprint "Libia" on 20c orange and magenta, bold colors and intact perforation, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, expertized by A. Diena, C.v. $750 as hinged, Sassone #3b, €1,875
290.00
802 **   J3b
1915, Numerals, inverted overprint "Libia" on 20c orange and magenta, right sheet margin single, perfect state of preservation, full OG, NH, fine and scarce, Raybaudi certificate, C.v. $800 as hinged, Sassone #3ba, €1,875
Click here to see the certificate
290.00
803  

Practically Complete Collection on Album Pages

1912-51, about 400 mostly mint stamps, starting with "Libia" overprints on King Victor Emmanuel values, three complete definitive sets of 1921, 1924 and 1926, different overprints on British Warrior sets, including all existing inverted and doubled overprints, valuable postage dues and parcel stamps, nice quality collection, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF or better, all expensive stamps expertized, Sassone C.v. is about €26,300 as hinged
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
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
3450.00
804 **   Sassone #PA2

French Occupation of Fezzan (Libya)

1943, black surcharge "Occupation Francaise" 7.50fr with obliterating bars on Tripolitania air post stamp of 50c carmine, pinpoint paper inclusion invisible on the face, full OG, NH,VF, expertized by A, Brun, A. Diena and others, C.v. €1,000
sold
805  Sassone #PA2, 2d
1943, black surcharge "Occupation Francaise" 7.50fr with obliterating bars on Tripolitania air post stamp of 50c carmine, block of four with appropriate "Sebha. Fezzan. 6.Jul.1943" date stamp, lower left stamp with two insteadof three obliterating bars over right value tablet, hinge reinforcement at the top and in the middle, VF and very scarce multiple, C.v. €2,750 as singles
N/A
806  

Nice Collection on Album Pages

1943-51, 69 mint stamps, starting with six surcharges on definitive stamps of Libya, then regular issues of 1946, 1949 and 1951, postage, semi-postal and air post values, nice quality overall, fullOG, mainly LH, VF, Sassone C.v. over €3,900 as hinged
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
sold
807 **   138-55

Somalia

1932, definitive issue, Lighthouse, Historical Places, Animals, Birds, 5c-25L, complete set of 18, perforation 12, excellent condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Sassone #167-84, €8,250
sold
808 **   138a-53a, 155a
1934-37, definitive issue, Lighthouse, Historical Places, Animals, Birds, 5c-25L, complete set of 17 (without stamp of 20L), perforation 14, nice and very fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce in premium quality, the high value withexpert's pencil signatures, Sassone #213-28, 230, €11,250
sold
809 **   C3a

Air Post stamps

1934, Naples Exposition, 75c brown and red orange, top sheet margin imperforated single with nice margins at other sides, very fresh, full OG, NH (LH on margin far away from the stamp), VF and very rare, only25 imperforated stamps were produced, Sanabria and F. Kessler guarantees on reverse, C.v. $3,000 as hinged, Sassone #A3a, €13,000
sold
810 **   CO1

Air Post Official stamps

1934, black overprint "11 Nov. 1934 - XIII. Servizio Aereo. Speciale" on 25c blue and red orange, nicely centered with fresh colors, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $3,500, Sassone #SA2, €6,500
Click here to see the certificate
1380.00
811 **   Q62 var

Parcel Post stamps

1950, 1s violet, top right corner sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #7a, €3,600
400.00
812  

Well Completed Collection on Album Pages

1903-50, 430 mint stamps, starting with nice range of Lion and Elephant issues, including definitive set of 1932 (perforation 12), King Victor Emmanuel III semi-postal values, official stamp of No. CBO1 (even gum toning), valuable dues and parcel post items, nice condition overall, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF or better, expensive stamps are expertized, Sassone C.v. is about €38,000 as hinged
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
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
4600.00
813  

Tripolitania
Nice Collection on Album Pages

1923-34, 153 mint stamps of postage, semi-postal, air post and special delivery issues, including Propaganda of Faith, Manzoni, Montecassino Abbey, Naples Exposition andmany others, clean and beautiful unit, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF or better, Sassone C.v. €3,900 as hinged
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
sold
814 **   

Common Design Types

1930, Virgil issue, four complete sets in right sheet margin blocks of four, representing Cyrenaica, Eritrea, Somalia and Tripolitania, the last one includes postage and air post, the total is 40 blocks, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone C.v. €1,060++
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
230.00