Lots 866 - 870 of Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021.

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Lots 866 - 870,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc

 
LIBERIA
 
Lot   Cat.#
Description
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Net Price
866 block  47 1892, Hippopotamus, perforated essay of $1 in yellow brown and black, miniature sheet of ten stamps, each one overprinted "Waterlow & Sons Ltd. Specimen", security punch at the bottom left corner, no gum as produced, VF and scarce item, especially in complete pane
345.00
867 block  48 1892, Liberian Star, perforated proof of $2 in green, miniature sheet of ten stamps, each one overprinted "Waterlow & Sons Ltd. Specimen", security punch at the bottom left corner, minor perf separation at bottom margin only, no gum as produced, VF
230.00
868  C4/13    Air Post stamps
1938, Airplanes and Birds, imperforated plate proofs of 1c-$1, set of ten in pairs, each stamp with "Proof" overprint in black, less 20c (not issued in such format), but including two of 4c in orange (issued color)and yellow, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce
290.00
869 */U   7/463    Nice Starting Collection on Scott Pages
1864-1967, about 600 mint or used (early staff) stamps and over 30 perforated and imperforated souvenir sheets, postage, semi-postal, air post and officials, starting with Seating Liberia stamps, well completed (over 90%) from 1940's, nice unit with minor flaws possible, full OG, NH (over a half of unused material), LH/ hinged or used, F/VF, C.v. is about $1,000, Est. $300-$400
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240.00
870 */U P      Valuable and Well-Organized Accumulation in Two Large Albums
1860-1962, 2800 mint and used (early material) postage or official stamps and 12 souvenir sheets, including numerous proof and specimens of stamps and eight proofs of souvenir sheets, starting with range of four issues of Seating Liberia (C.v. over $4,500), then early definitive sets and later surcharges, Jehudi Ashmun issue in sheets of 20 signed by artist Arthur Szyk, following by engraved sets in commemoration of Jehudi Ashmun as a founder of Liberia, many topical issues continue in the second book with valuable official stamps. The unit includes large group of different listed and unlisted surcharge and basic stamps varieties, nice quality overall with minor defects possible as always on large holding, unused stamps with full OG, many NH on later issues, F/VF, great holding for further expansion or break into smaller items for further re-sale, total C.v. is over $8,500, Est. $1,500-$2,000
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Lots 866 - 870,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc