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Lots 886 - 905,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#

Large Postal History Accumulation

1882-1940, 426 items, including 20 stationery pieces, about 20 picture postcards, representing a dozen items from Imperial Period and German Occupation, some Jewish theme,TPO markings, postage due, money letter, several complete sets franking and many more, occasional conveyance flaws possible, generally nice and interesting holding for a specialist or retailer, F/VF (website photo)

Air Post and Pioneer Flights Items

1922-40, 31 covers, including complete set franking of No.C15-17, C18-20, C32-35, C85-87 and etc., nice variety of postal markings and destinations, occasional flaws possible, mainly F/VF (website photo)
888 */U   

Collection of Displaced Person Camps Issues

1946-48, 47 mint or used stamps, four souvenir sheets and five postal history pieces, representing Camps Augsburg, Detmold, Hanau, Meerbeck, Shongau and Seedorf, neatly arranged on exhibition style pages, full OG, NH or used, VF, Lith. Market Value C. v. €650++

Group of Various Charity and Commemorative Labels

1932-74, 320 stamps, 6 souvenir sheets and 2 covers, representing National Symbols, Great Personalities, Anti-Communism, Scouts and etc. issues, some in large blocks or complete sheets, neatly arranged on illustrated or stockpages, mainly fresh condition, F/VF or better (website photo)
890 */U   1/74

Collection of Early Issues

1924-32, 57 mint or postally used stamps, starting with 16 unused values Scepter of Indra (most with invalidating perforation), then Soyombo with later surcharges and definitive set of 1932, in addition set of nine revenues, minor flaws possible, generally nice quality unit, full OG, NH, LH/hinged, unused no gum or used, F/VF (website photo)
891 */U   75/180

Collection of Better Definitive and Commemorative Issues

1943-59, 77 mint or postally used stamps, neatly arranged on stockpages, representing complete sets of No.75-82, 84-90, 91-103, 104-15 and several others, two stamps with gum crease, nice quality overall - no toning or hidden defects, full OG, NH or LH (marked ** or *), unused no gum or used, F/VF
892    C1-5

Air Post Cover

1928, registered cover from Galang (now Indonesia) to Switzerland, franked by six values, including the first air post set, tied by Galang "31.10.28" ds, Horn (Thurgau) "13.XI.28"arrival marking and Amsterdam forwarding of 16.XI, VF
893 **   403 fn
1955, Pope Pius issue, complete unissued set of 12, designed and produced by Jeffries Banknote Co., CA, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
894 **/*   94 var
1906, Sentinel Lion, 2c vermilion, engraved printing, perforation 11 1/2, top sheet margin vertical strip of five imperforated horizontally, slight gum wrinkle, full OG, NH or hinged (at the top margin and bottom stamp), VF and an attractive multiple
895  209-19
1918, Great Personalities, 1c-2s, complete set in blocks of four, each stamp is overprinted "Specimen" in violet or red and has security puncture, full OG, NH, VF, ex-K. Bileski
896    3K1-8

Exile Government issues

1941, Airplane, Ship, Tank and Scenes, complete set of eight used on first day cover to NYC, Polska Marynarka Wojenna "15.XII.1941" boxed ds, red censorship marking, VF (website photo)
897 **   

Camp Post

1945, Red Cross issue, complete set of six stamps and 13 perforated or imperforated souvenir sheets of one, four or six, different paper, including two sheets with inverted top left stamp, in addition Freiman Camp 25pf carmine with buff network, overall nice condition, stamps with full OG, sheets have no gum as printed, all are NH, VF
898 **   594a/701a
1940-49, Memorable Dates, Native People, Brotero, President Carmona, Bank of Portugal, Women Heads and Great Personalities, nine souvenir sheets (seven different), large ones with minor gum waves as always(no creasing), post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,410
899 **   C1-10 imp

Air Post stamps

1936-41, Shield and Propeller, $1.50-$50, imperforated complete set of ten, each one with right sheet margin, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, only limited quantity imperforated sets were printed, all with Sanabria guarantee hs
900 **   333-56


1951, Birds, 5c-50a, complete set of 24, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $502
901 **   333-56
1951, Birds, 5c-50a, complete set of 24, sheet margin imprint blocks of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $2,008++
902  26-38 fn


1901, Giraffe and Camels, 2 1/2r-300r, complete set of 13, each one with inverted center, perfect quality without usual gum toning, full original white gum, VLH or LH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,040
903  121 var
1921-23, Zebra, 40c black and gray blue, bottom sheet margin single with imprint, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, VLH, F/VF
904    SC #SK5
1855, stationery envelope 20+1k blue (the second issue of 1848 on grayish thickened paper), posted into the mail at St. Petersburg Nikolayev Train Station on December 12, 1855, arrival Moscow marking "Received. Morning. 1855. Dec.13" on reverse, which confirms that over 150 years ago State Post was much more effective then today, minor flap separation, still F/VF and rare, Z. Mikulski certificate, Venets #II.5, rank "R"
905    SC #SC12/24, CPC1

Selection of Early Stationery Envelopes

1861- 72, eight stationery envelopes, including 30k brown red of 1861 (two tiny rust stains), two 10k black of 1862, three of 5k, one of 20k from 1870-72 and one of City Post 5k red lilac of 1869, nice quality, unused, VF (website photo)