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Lots 995 - 1144,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #77, March 02, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
1001  83P5
1867, Washington, 3c rose, "C" grill, horizontal imperforated pair plate proofs printed on stamp paper, beautiful margins, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, PF certificate, C.v. $1,750
700.00 
 
1002 **   581-91
1923-26, regular issue, 1c-10c, complete set of 11, perforation 10, nice offset on 5c stamp, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $371
Click here to see offset on 5c stamp
140.00 
 
1003 **   630
1926, White Plains Philatelic Exhibition, 2c carmine rose, complete pane of 25, plate No. 18770, nice centering, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $575
190.00 
 
1004 **   639a
1927, McKinley, 7c black, left sheet margin vertical pair imperforated between stamps, post office fresh, usual centering, full OG, NH, fine and scarce, C.v. $1,000
275.00 
 
1005 **   744a
1934, Yellowstone National Park, 5c blue, horizontal pair imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, fine and rare, PSE certificate, C.v. $4,000
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1100.00 
 
1006  1055c
1954, Jefferson 2c carmine rose, horizontal imperforated pair of coil stamps pre-cancelled "Riverdale, MD", untagged with full original shiny gum, NH, VF, C.v. $325
100.00 
 
1007 **   1381a
1969, Professional Baseball, (6c) multicolored, black (engraved) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, an issued stamp is added for comparison, C.v. $500
140.00 
 
1008 **   1439, a
1971, Care issue, 8c blue, black, violet and magenta, bottom right corner margin horizontal transition strip of three, left stamp has completely omitted black color, while two others have omitted it partially, full OG, NH, VF, rare and spectacular multiple, according to Datz only ten stamps recorded, and only a few transition multiples remained, PF certificate, C.v. $1,250++
550.00 
 
1009 **   1467a var
1972, Wildlife Conservation, 8c multicolored, complete transition sheet of eight se-tenant blocks of four, black engraved color (picture, description and denomination) strongly shifted to the bottom left, resulting in stamps of top four horizontal rows have doubled or omitted "United States" variety, full OG, NH, VF, an attractive and rare item
700.00 
 
1010 **   1474a
1972, Stamp Collecting issue, 8c multicolored, black (litho) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. $325
100.00 
 
1011 **   1508, a
1973, Christmas Tree, 8c multicolored, complete transition sheet of 50, contains eight vertical pairs imperforated between stamps (no any traces of blind perforation) and one partly imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $1,800 as eight error pairs only
550.00 
 
1012 **   1509d
1973, 50-Star and 13-Star Crossed Flags, 10c red and blue, horizontal pair imperforated vertically with blind perforation at the top and bottom, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate for horizontal strip of four (right pair), C.v. $900
275.00 
 
1013 **   1541b
1974, Minerals, 10k multicolored, left sheet margin se- tenant block of four, light blue and yellow (litho) colors omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $900
275.00 
 
1014 **   1555a
1975, D. W. Griffith, 10c multicolored, brown (engraved) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, PSE certificate, C.v. $450
140.00 
 
1015 **   1578c
1975, Banking and Commerce, 10c multicolored, top left corner sheet margin (ZIP) horizontal se-tenant pair, brown, blue and yellow (litho) colors omitted, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, a common ZIP pair is included, C.v. $1,750
700.00 
 
1016 **   1733a
1978, Captain Cook issue, 13c green, bottom right corner margin vertical pair imperforated between stamps with blind perforation at the top and bottom, full OG, NH, VF and very rare according to Datz (no price indicated), PF certificate, Scott C.v. $1,000, which is significantly undervalued
950.00 
 
1017 **   1800a, b
1979, Christmas, Gingerbread Santa Claus, 15c multicolored, two singles, one with green and yellow, the other one with green, yellow and brown colors omitted, black color misplaced to the right as always, usual centering, full OG, NH and fine, C.v. $800
240.00 
 
1018 **   1849a
1985, Walter Lippmann, 6c orange vermilion, vertical pair imperforated between stamps with natural straight edge at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, and scarce, according to Datz only 10 pairs are known, C.v. $1,000
375.00 
 
1019 **   1894b var
1981, Flag over Supreme Court, 20c black, dark blue and red, block of four imperforated horizontally between stamps and at the bottom, blind horizontal perforation at the top and all vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF, APEX certificate, C.v. $700 as for two vertical pairs imperforated horizontally
Click here to see the certificate
240.00 
 
1020 **   1898Ad
1982, Stagecoach, 4c reddish brown, coil stamp, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
95.00 
 
1021 **   2107a
1984, Christmas issue, Madonna and Child, 20c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair with part of adjoining stamps at the bottom, left stamp has slight wrinkle in the middle, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. $1,750
325.00 
 
1022 **   2143, a
1985, Love, 22c multicolored, bottom right corner margin horizontal strip of five, blind vertical perforation between second and third stamps, imperforated at rest sides, cut into at the top, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular transition multiple, PF certificate, C.v. $800 for imperforated pair
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275.00 
 
1023 **   2354b
1987, Lace Making, 22c ultra, white color omitted, complete sheet of 40, contains eight se-tenant blocks of four and two vertical strips of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $3,520++
1100.00 
 
1024 **   2419a
1989, 20th Anniversary of the Moon Landing, $2.40 multicolored, left sheet margin plate No. single with black (engraved) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. $1,500
500.00 
 
1025 **   2427b
1989, Christmas, 25c multicolored, bottom left corner margin single with plate No.33 2, red (litho) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common bottom sheet margin stamp with plate No.3342 is enclosed, C.v. $400
140.00 
 
1026 **   2443c
1990, Beach Umbrella, (15c) multicolored, dark blue color omitted, pane of ten in complete $3 booklet (second pane is normal), perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $900++
275.00 
 
1027 **   2561a
1991, District of Columbia, (29c) multicolored, black engraved color omitted, plate No.1212 bottom left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $380++
100.00 
 
1028 ** B  2566
1991, Comedians, (29c) multicolored, top se-tenant pane of ten from a complete $5.80 booklet with scarlet or light violet (engraved) colors omitted, second pane is normal, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $350 for pane only
95.00 
 
1029 **   2567a
1991. Jan E. Matzeliger, 29c multicolored, horizontal pair imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $600
190.00 
 
1030 **   2567b
1991. Jan E. Matzeliger, 29c multicolored, vertical bottom sheet margin pair, imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $600
190.00 
 
1031 **   2567c
1991. Jan E. Matzeliger, 29c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $275
95.00 
 
1032 **   2578b
1991, Christmas, Madonna and Child, (29c) multicolored, a single with straight edge on the left, red and black (engraved) colors omitted, full OG, NH, VF and rare, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. $2,250
900.00 
 
1033 **   2618a
1992, Love, 29c multicolored, top sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
95.00 
 
1034 **   2782c
1993, National Postal Museum, 29c multicolored, bottom left corner sheet margin plate No. imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. $2,500
900.00 
 
1035 **   2872e
1994, Christmas, Stocking, 29c multicolored, block of four contains two vertical pairs imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
95.00 
 
1036 **   2875b
1994, Bureau of Engraving and Printing, $2 blue, pane of four, double impression of the dark brown lettering panel, full OG, NH, VF and rare, only a few known, PSE certificate, C.v. $1,200
Click here to see the certificate, Click here to see enlarged fragment
700.00 
 
1037 **   2875c
1994, Bureau of Engraving and Printing, $2 blue, pane of four, tagging omitted, double impression of the dark brown lettering panel, full OG, NH, VF and rare, PSE certificate, C.v. $1,100
Click here to see the certificate, Click here to see enlarged fragment
700.00 
 
1038 **   2904c
1996, Mountains, (5c) multicolored, inscribed "Nonprofit Org.", coil stamp, imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $225
75.00 
 
1039 **   2940a
1995, Alice Hamilton, 55c green, side margin horizontal block of 20, imperforated vertical pair is on the left, full OG, NH, VF and rare, this variety is listed, but has no price in Scott or Datz Cat., a copy of APEX certificate
550.00 
 
1040 **   2980b
1995, Woman Suffrage, 32c multicolored, bottom sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
240.00 
 
1041 **   3060a
1996, Year of the Rat, 32c multicolored, top sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $625
190.00 
 
1042 **   3068u
1996, Atlanta Summer Olympic Games, 32c multicolored, imperforated se-tenant pane of 20, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
375.00 
 
1043 **   3269 fn
1998, Uncle Sam's Hat, "H" non-denominated stamp inscribed "Postcard Rate", full OG, NH, VF, copy of PSE certificate for block of four is included, that is lower right stamp, C.v. $2,500
1100.00 
 
1044 **   3523a
2001, Lucille Ball, 34c multicolored, self-adhesive stamp with die cutting omitted, top left corner sheet margin horizontal pair, plate No. B1111, backing paper intact, VF, C.v. $800
240.00 
 
1045 **   3557a
2002, Langston Hughes, 34c multicolored, self-adhesive stamp with die cutting omitted, bottom right corner sheet margin vertical pair, plate No. B11111 at the bottom margin, NH, VF, C.v. $850
240.00 
 
1046 **   3843b
2004, American Choreographers, 37c multicolored, complete self-adhesive pane of 20 containing five horizontal se-tenant strips of four, die cutting omitted, backing paper is intact, fresh, VF, C.v. $1,750
475.00 
 
1047 **   3895m
2005, Chinese New Year of 1992-2004, 37c multicolored, complete double-sided pane of 24, misregistered die cutting on reverse side causing imperforated top row of three stamps and freak bisected stamps on three other rows, NH, VF and rare, APEX certificate, C.v. $1,100
Click here to see the certificate
475.00 
 
1048 **   C3

Air Post stamps

1918, Curtiss Jenny, 24c carmine rose and blue, central line block of four, full OG, NH and fine, C.v. $520 as four singles
150.00 
 
1049 **   C6
1923, DeHavill and Biplane, 24c carmine, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $520 as four singles
140.00 
 
1050 **   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
800.00 
 
1051 **   C23a
1938, American Eagle with Shield, 6c dark blue and carmine, top sheet margin central line block of four with plate No. F21846/21837, imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, F/VF, PF certificate, C.v. $1,500
Click here to see the certificate
400.00 
 
1052 **   C76a
1969, Moon Landing issue, 10c multicolored, rose red (litho) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, PSAG certificate, a common stamp is included, C.v. $500
190.00 
 
1053 **   C86a
1973, Electronics Progress issue, 11c multicolored, right sheet margin single with vermilion and olive (litho) colors omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $800
240.00 
 
1054 **   C150a
2012, View of Lancaster County, PA, $1.05 multicolored, self-adhesive stamp with die cutting omitted on front, top sheet margin vertical pair, backing paper intact, VF, C.v. $700
200.00 
 
1055 **   E15c

Special Delivery stamps

1927, Motorcycle Delivery, 10c red lilac, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $575
200.00 
 
1056 **   TD107c, TD109b

Test stamps

1962-80, "For Testing Purposes Only", black on gray paper, imperforated horizontal pair of coil stamps; and green on white paper, top sheet margin vertical strip of three, imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $450++
150.00 
 
1057  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, APEX certificate, C.v. $4,000 for **
1100.00 
 
1058 **   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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65.00 
 
1059 **   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
375.00 
 
1060    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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475.00 
 
1061  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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1800.00 
 
1062 **   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
475.00 
 
1063  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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5500.00 
 
1064  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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17000.00 
 
1065 **   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
70.00 
 
1066 **   210-20
1935-36, King George V, re-engraved issue, 1/2p-1s, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, VF, SG Concise #439/49, 95
45.00 
 
1067 **  SG 778c
1969, RMS Queen Elizabeth II, 5p multicolored, red color (inscription) omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. 300
140.00 
 
1068 **   16-27

Aden

1939-48, King George VI, Warrior Mounted Camel, Sailing Ship, Views, 1/2a-10r, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #16/27, 120
60.00 
 
1069 **   48-61A
1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Camel, Sailing Ships, Scenes, 5c-20s, complete set of 18, including both issues of shilling values, watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $145
60.00 
 
1070  42-57

Antigua

1921-29, King George V and view of St. John's Harbor, 1/2p-4s, complete set of 16, printed on watermarked Multiple Script CA paper, full OG, most LH (several low values are NH), mainly VF, C.v. $261
70.00 
 
1071  67-76
1932, King George V, Tercentenary issue, 1/2p-5s, complete set of ten, fresh quality, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #81/90, 225
75.00 
 
1072 **   84-95
1938-51, King George VI, Airplane, Scenes, 1/2p-1, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF,SG #98/109, 130
55.00 
 
1073  1-9

Ascension

1922, King George V, black or red overprint "Ascension" on stamps of St. Helena, 1/2p-3s, complete set of nine, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #1/9, 325
120.00 
 
1074  10-21
1924-33, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p-3s, complete set of 12, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SG #10/20, 350
120.00 
 
1075 **  SG 11, c
1924, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1p deep blue green and gray black, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp with Cleft Rock variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 136 as hinged singles
90.00 
 
1076 **  SG 18c var
1924, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1s brown and gray black, precursor of Cleft Rock variety with additionally uneven line over Ascension, significantly broken shading of the central design, full OG, NH, F/VF and rare, C.v. 375 as hinged for "Cleft Rock" only
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240.00 
 
1077 **   23-32
1934, King George V, Bird, Map, Scenes, 1/2p- 5s, complete set of ten, perfect quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #21/30, 120 as hinged
95.00 
 
1078 **   95a

Australia

1928, Melbourne Exhibition issue, Kookaburra 3p blue, complete sheet of 60, includes 15 blocks of four, minor separation on margins only, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $4,500++
1500.00 
 
1079    139, 141, 151
1935, special delivery cover from Sydney to San Francisco, nicely franked by four topical values, tied by Sydney Registered "4.AP.1935" date stamp, postmarked on arrival, VF
90.00 
 
1080  1-3, 6

New Britain (Occupation of German New Guinea)

1914-15, black "G.R.I." and surcharges (6mm apart) 1p/3pf- 2 1/2p/20pf, set of four values, the "key" stamp with negligible two corner perforation creases, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, D. Brandon certificate for No.1, SG #1/3, 6, 1,035
190.00 
 
1081  10
1914-15, black "G.R.I." and surcharge (6mm apart) 5p on German New Guinea 50pf purple and black on salmon paper, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, D. Brandon certificate, SG #10, 850
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240.00 
 
1082  12
1914-15, black "G.R.I." and surcharge (3.5-4mm apart) 1s on German New Guinea 1m carmine, expertly repaired bottom right corner perforation, a collectible quality item, redistributed OG (certificate mentioned regummed), F/VF appearance, D. Brandon certificate, SG #12, 3,500
375.00 
 
1083  19-20, 22-24, 26
1914-15, black "G.R.I." and surcharges (5mm apart) on German New Guinea 2p/20pf-8p/80pf, set of six, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, No.26 expertized by H. Bothe and Champion, SG #19/26, 1,240
275.00 
 
1084  41
1915, black "G.R.I." and surcharge 3s on German Marshall Islands 3m black violet, tiny spot of gum scratch, large part of OG, previously hinged, fine and very scarce single, D. Brandon certificate, SG #61, 6,500
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950.00 
 
1085 SG 16/63

Mint Collection

1914-15, 21 stamps arranged on Lindner hingeless pages, representing second setting of surcharges (5mm apart) on German New Guinea, set of ten, and surcharges on German Marshall Islands, including 1s on 1m (No.59 - creased with small thin), and surcharge 1(p) over 2p on 10pf carmine (signed D. Brandon), nice quality overall, full/large part of OG (one stamp has no gum), mostly F/VF, D. Brandon certificates for sets of ten and nine, No. 59 with BPA certificate, C.v. is over 8,000
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Click here to see Part 2,
Click here to see certificates 2 and 3
1100.00 
 
1086 **/*   65-69, 85-89

Bahamas

1920-30, King George V, Peace Celebration and Seal of the Colony, two complete sets of five, full OG, NH or VLH (three stamps of the second set), F/VF, SG #106/10, 126/30, 92 as hinged
55.00 
 
1087 **   100-13, 154-56
1938-52, King George VI, Fishes, Flamingoes, View, 1/2p-1, complete set of 20, full OG, NH, VF, SG #149/57a, 158/60, 167
70.00 
 
1088 **/*   113
1938, King George VI, 1 blue green and black, printed on ordinary paper, block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF, SG #157a, 240++
95.00 
 
1089 **   116-29
1942, 450th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Columbus, black overprint on 1/2p-1, complete set of 14, the high value is from the first printing in deep gray green (thick paper), full OG, NH, mainly VF, SG #162/75, 130
70.00 
 
1090 **   20-37

Bahrain

1938-41, King George VI and Postal Transportation, black overprint "Bahrain" on stamps of India, 3p-25r, complete set of 16, nice quality, white full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SG #20/37, 1,000
550.00 
 
1091 **   72-80
1950-55, King George VI, black surcharges on Great Britain stamps, 1/2a/1/2p-10r/10s, complete set of nine, full OG, NH, VF, SG #71/79, 110
50.00 
 
1092 **  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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130.00 
 
1093 **  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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95.00 
 
1094 **  SG 252b, ba
1941, Seal of the Colony, 3p brown, perforation 14, right sheet margin block of six (2x3), top right stamp with vertical line over horse head (position R4/10), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 111.50++
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70.00 
 
1095 **  SG 252c, ca
1947, Seal of the Colony, 3p blue, right sheet margin block of four, bottom right stamp with vertical line over horse head (position R4/10), full OG, NH (top left stamp is hinged), VF, C.v. 133++
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75.00 
 
1096 **   216-27
1950, King George VI, Fish, Map, Sailing Ship, Arms, 1c- $2.40, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #271/82, 55
35.00 
 
1097 **   18-28

Basutoland

1938, King George VI, Crocodile, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #18/28, 110
60.00 
 
1098 **  SG 19, a
1938, King George VI and Crocodile, 1p scarlet, block of four, top right stamp with Tower flaw (position R2/4), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 175++
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110.00 
 
1099    

Batum (British Occupation)

1918, local cover with provisional negative hs "Batumskaya P. T. Kontora No.1" and boxed cachet indicating payment is to be made in cash, pen manuscript "15k", perfect quality, VF and scarce usage during the time when stamps in Batum were not available
240.00 
 
1100 **/*   22 var, 23a
1919, two imperforated singles (one corner margin example) with inverted red or black surcharge 15r on 1k orange, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF and scarce, copies of P. Holcombe certificates are enclosed, first one is not mentioned in Scott or SG, the other one has C.v. $750
375.00 
 
1101  29
1920, black surcharge 50r on perforated 4k red, nice and fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by Champion and Romeko, SG #25, 1,000, Scott C.v. $1,500
275.00 
 
1102  47
1920, black surcharge 50r on imperforated 2k green, nice margins, full OG, LH, VF, APEX certificate, SG #38, 450
170.00 
 
1103 SG 1/53

Nice Collection

1919-20, over 375 mostly mint stamps (no more then a dozed used) in singles, pairs and blocks, arranged on album or stockpages, representing most of issued stamps, along with numerous reference items, we note nice range of Aloe Tree stamps, especially with 'British Occupation' overprints, showing in addition to genuine sets three different bogus issues, good selection of surcharges with a portion of real items, better include No.25, many of No.29-40, No. 41 in mint and used condition and more, generally fresh quality (occasional flaws possible), full or large part of OG, F/VF, C.v. for legitimate items is close to 5,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
750.00 
 
1104 **   124-36

Bechuanaland Protectorate

1938-52, King George VI, Baobab Tree and Cattle, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, VF, SG #118/28, 110
55.00 
 
1105 **   54

Bermuda

1918-22, King George V, 1 black and violet, printed on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, top left corner sheet margin single, full OG, NH (hinged on top margin only), VF, SG #55, 325 as hinged
240.00 
 
1106 SG 92 var
1924, King George V, 10s red and green on emerald paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, diagonal gash through the portrait variety, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. 140 for a common stamp
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100.00 
 
1107 **  SG 120d
1947, King George VI, 12s6p lemon yellow and gray, comb perforation 14, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by D. Brandon, C.v. 700
400.00 
 
1108 SB  SG SB1, var

Stamp Booklets

1948, King George VI, two 5s unexploded booklets, stapled on the left or on the right, black lettering on pink paper, each one contains five panes of six stamps separated by glassine interleaves, post office fresh quality, VF, C.v. 280
130.00 
 
1109 **   230-41

British Guiana

1938-52, King George VI, Bird, Map, Waterfall, Scenes, 1c-$3, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #308a/19, 110
55.00 
 
1110 **   115-26

British Honduras

1938-47, King George VI, Airplane, Coat of Arms, Scenes, 1c-$5, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #150/61, 190
90.00 
 
1111 **   65-77

British Occupation of Italian Colonies
Cyrenaica

1950, Mounted Warrior, 1m-500m, complete set of 13, two high values with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SG #136/48, 190
100.00 
 
1112 **   J1-7

Postage Due stamps

1950, bilingual "Postage Due" and Numerals, 2m-100m, complete set of seven, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SG #D149/55, 375
190.00 
 
1113 **  SG S19a

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. 140
90.00 
 
1114 **   O13-14

Burma
Official stamps

1937, King George V, black overprint "Burma. Service" on 5r purple and ultramarine, 10r scarlet and green, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #O13/14, 825 as hinged
550.00 
 
1115 **   53-65

Cameroon (Expeditionary Force)

1915, blue or black "C.E.F." and surcharges on German Cameroon stamps, 1/2p/3pf-5s/5m, complete set of 13, full OG, NH (low value is VLH), F/VF and very rare in sound condition, four high values with D. Brandon certificate, SG #B1/13, 900 as hinged
600.00 
 
1116  53-65
1915, blue or black "C.E.F." and surcharges on German Cameroon stamps, 1/2p/3pf-5s/5m, complete set of 13, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, four high values with D. Brandon certificate, SG #B1/13, 900
275.00 
 
1117  59a
1915, black "C.E.F." and surcharge 4p (short "4" variety) on German Cameroon 40pf carmine and black, full OG, VLH, VF, expertized by H. Kohler, D. Brandon certificate, SG #B7a, 1,000
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275.00 
 
1118    54-56
1919, three stamps of German Cameroon with blue or black surcharge "C.E.F." and new denomination in British currency, used together with French Occupation stamp on registered mixed franking cover from Buea to Berne via Victoria and Liverpool, all transits and arrival markings, VF and scarce
140.00 
 
1119 **   O9, a

Canada
Overprinted Official stamps

1949-50, Peace issue, black "O.H.M.S." overprint on 50c dark blue green, lower left corner sheet margin plate No.1 block of four, bottom right stamp without period after "S" in overprint variety (position 47), nicely centered and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$3,600
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950.00 
 
1120  31

Canada
Newfoundland

1865, Queen Victoria, imperforated plate proof of 24c in blue, printed on india paper and mounted on card, bottom sheet margin block of four, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$260++
95.00 
 
1121  61-74
1897, Discovery of Newfoundland issue, red diagonal overprint "Specimen" on 1c-60c, complete set of 14, all but 2c and 6c with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$1,500
450.00 
 
1122 **   163 var
1929-31, Map of Newfoundland, 1c green, re-engraved printing, top right corner sheet margin block of four, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade #163i, C$803++
240.00 
 
1123 **  SG 270a
1938, Royal Family, Princess Elizabeth, 4c light blue, right sheet margin horizontal pair, right stamp without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 150, Unitrade #247ii, C$225
70.00 
 
1124  C18

Air Post stamps

1933, Balbo Flight, black surcharge $4.50 on 75c bistre, position 3 of 4-stamp setting, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by G. Roig and others, Unitrade C.v. C$400
130.00 
 
1125 **   19

Cayman Islands

1907, King Edward VII, black handstamped surcharge 1p on 5s vermilion and green, nice quality single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, SG #19, 275
190.00 
 
1126  MR3

War Tax stamp

1917, King George V, black "thin" surcharge 1 1/2p on 2 1/2p deep blue, nice and very fresh, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, BPA certificate, SG #55, 750
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350.00 
 
1127 **  SG 303y

Ceylon

1912, King George V, 5c violet, inverted and reversed watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 140 as hinged
95.00 
 
1128 **   264-74
1935-36, King George V, Elephants and Scenes, 2c-1r, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #368/78, 60 as hinged
65.00 
 
1129 **/*   264a-65a
1935-36, King George V and Scenes, 2c carmine rose and black, 3c olive green and black, both with perforation 14, blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps of 3c block), VF, SG #368a/69a, 196 as hinged singles
100.00 
 
1130 **   160-63 imp

Cook Islands

1965, Internal Self Government, Map, Flag and Scenes, imperforated complete set of four in vertical pairs, NH, VF, SG #175/78 var
190.00 
 
1131 **   86

Cyprus

1923, King George V, 45pi dull violet and ultra, watermark Multiple Script CA, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, SG #99, 275 as hinged
190.00 
 
1132 **   143-55, 164-66
1938-51, King George VI and Scenes, 1/4pi-1, complete set of 19, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #151/63, 250
120.00 
 
1133 **/*   65-82, 83-85

Dominica

1923-33, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p-5s and 3s-1, two complete sets of 18 and 3, printed on watermarked Multiple Script CA and Multiple Crown CA paper respectively, fresh quality, full OG, first set is mainly LH, the second one is NH, VF, SG #71/91, 375 as hinged
240.00 
 
1134 **   97-111
1938-47, King George VI, Landscapes and Scenes, 1/4p- 10s, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #99/109, 75
35.00 
 
1135 **   103

Egypt

1924, King Fuad, 1 blue and dark violet, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #122, 225 as hinged
140.00 
 
1136 **   343-60
1953, Portrait of King Farouk obliterated with three black bars, 1m-1, complete set of 18, full OG, NH, mostly VF
45.00 
 
1137  M1

Military stamps

1932, British Forces in Egypt, inscribed "Postal Seal", imperforated proof of 1pi in red and dark blue (issued colors), left sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, SG #A1
90.00 
 
1138 **/*   M5
1934, Sphinx, 1p carmine, perforation 14 1/2x14, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top left stamp), VF, SG #A7, 220 as hinged singles
140.00 
 
1139 **   107-20

Falkland Islands

1952, King George VI, Animals, Birds, Map, Ships, Scenes, 1/2p-1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #172/85, 180
90.00 
 
1140 **  SG 225w
1966, Churchill Commemoration, 1s multicolored, inverted watermark Multiple Crown Block CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 100
55.00 
 
1141 **  SG G6b

Falkland Islands Dependencies

1946, King George VI and Map, missing "I" in Shetland Is. variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 250
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140.00 
 
1142 **   1-16, 17-30

South Georgia

1963-72, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Scenes, two complete sets of 16 and 14, the last one with decimal surcharges, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/16, 18/31A, 260
110.00 
 
1143 **   117-31B, 132-35

Fiji

1938-55, King George VI, Sailing Canoe, Map, Views, 1/2p-1, complete set of 22, including both dies of 1 1/2p, 2p and 6p, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #249/66b, 275
140.00 
 
1144 **  SG 143, a

Gibraltar

1950, King George VI and view of Southport Gate, red overprint "New Constitution 1950" on 1s green and black, bottom sheet margin imprint block of four, top right stamp with broken "R" variety (position R9/4), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 132++
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75.00