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Lots 103 - 176,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #79, September 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
103 **  SG 11, c

Ascension

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
110.00
104 **  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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sold
105 **   62-74
1956, Queen Elizabeth II, Birds, Sea Creatures, Maps, Landscapes, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #57/69, £140
sold
106 **   218-21

Australia

1949-51, Coat of Arms, 5s-£2, complete set of four high values, full OG, NH, VF, SG #224a/d, £150
sold
107 **/*   99

Western Australia

1906, Swan, 6p bright violet, watermark W Crown A, block of four, fresh and nice, full OG, NH (bottom stamps) or hinged, VF, SG #115, £180 as hinged singles
sold
108 **/*   113

Bahamas

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++
115.00
109 **   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
85.00
110 **   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
sold
111 **   96-98, var
1955-60, Queen Elizabeth II, Castles, black surcharges 2r/2s6p-10r/10s, two complete sets of three, two different types of surcharges, full OG, NH, VF, SG #94/96, a, £115
sold
112 **  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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140.00
113 **  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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85.00
114 **   216-27
1950, King George VI, Fish, Map, Sailing Ship, Seal of the Colony, 1c-$2.40, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #271/82, £55
sold
115 **  SG 19, a

Basutoland

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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sold
116 **   46-56, 61-71
1954-61, Queen Elizabeth II, Airplane, Scenes, two complete sets of 11, the last one with surcharges, full OG, NH, VF, SG #43/53, 58/68, £160
sold
117    

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
290.00
118 **/*   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 Scott C.v. $750
sold
119  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
sold
120 **   105-14

Bermuda

1936-40, King George V, Yacht "Lucie", Views, 1/2p-1s6p, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $100
sold
121 **   143-62
1953-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Bird, Arms, Maps, Scenes, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 20, full OG, NH, VF, SG #135/50, 140a, 145b, £135
sold
122 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
160.00
123 **   1-15

British Antarctic Territory

1963, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Airplane, Map, Ships, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/15, £145
sold
124  48-51

British Honduras

1899, Queen Victoria, black overprint "Revenue" (length 12mm) on 5c-50c/1s, complete set of four, fresh quality, large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF, SG #66/69, £329
sold
125 **   J1-7

British Occupation of Italian Colonies

Cyrenaica
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
230.00
126 **  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
85.00
127 **   O13-14

Burma
Official stamps

1937, King George V, black overprint "Burma. Service" on 5r purple and ultramarine, 10r scarlet and green, two high values, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #O13/14, £825 as hinged
690.00
128 **   146a-48a

Canada

1927, Historical issue, 5c-20c, imperforated complete set in horizontal (5c) or vertical pairs, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$720
sold
129 **   149-59
1928-29, King George V "Scroll" issue, 1c-$1, complete set of ten, bright and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF (50c - VF), C.v. $1,405
sold
130 **   162-77
1930-31, King George V "Arch-Leaf" issue, 1c-$1, complete set of 16, nice condition, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $1,029
sold
131 **   O9

Overprinted Official stamps

1949-50, Peace issue, black overprint "O.H.M.S." on Lumbering 50c dark blue green, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$330
sold
132 **   O9, a
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 post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$3,600
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1150.00
133 **   61-74

Newfoundland

1897, Discovery of Newfoundland, Animals, Birds, Sailing Ships, Scenes, 1c-60c, complete set of 14, well centering, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, Unitrade C.v. C$750
sold
134  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
sold
135 **   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++
sold
136  C18

Air Post stamps

1933, General Balbo Flight, black surcharge $4.50 on 75c bistre, position 1 of four-stamp setting, full OG, LH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$400
sold
137  69-80

Cayman Islands

1932, Kings William IV and George V, Centenary issue, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #84/95, £500
sold
138  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 and scarce, BPA certificate, SG #55, £750
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sold
139 **  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
115.00
140 **   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
230.00
141 **   110

Cyprus

1924-28, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, portrait in a shield, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #102, £300 as hinged
sold
142 **   183-97
1960-61, Queen Elizabeth II, blue overprint "Cyprus Republic" on 2m-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #188/202, £130
70.00
143 **   103

Egypt

1924, King Fuad, £1 blue and dark violet, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #122, £225 as hinged
170.00
144 **   343-60
1953, Portrait of King Farouk obliterated with three black bars, 1m-£1, complete set of 18, full OG, NH, mostly VF
60.00
145  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
110.00
146 **/*   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
170.00
147  52

Falkland Islands

1928, black handstamped surcharge 2 1/2p on King George V 2p brown violet, left sheet margin single, nice condition, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, VF and scarce, these stamps were in usage for two weeks only, RPS certificate, SG #115, £1,300
sold
148 SG 141d
1935, King George V Silver Jubilee issue, 4p dark blue and green, flagstaff on right-hand turret variety, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. £850
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460.00
149 **   107-20
1952, King George VI, Animals, Birds, Map, Ships, 1/2p- £1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #172/85, £180
sold
150 **   128-42
1960, Queen Elizabeth II and Birds, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #193/207, £170
sold
151 **   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
sold
152 **   75

Gibraltar

1912-24, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, SG #85, £140 as hinged
sold
153 **   107-18
1938-51, King George VI, Landscapes and Scenes, 1/2p- £1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #121/31, £180
sold
154 **  SG 143, a
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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sold
155 **   147-60
1960-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Flowers, Views, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #160/73, £80
sold
156 **   171-83

Grenada

1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Sailing Ship, 1/2c- $2.50, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #192/204, £60
sold
157  63
1891, Queen Victoria, black surcharge with handstamped Chinese characters $1 on 96c purple on red paper, fresh quality and nice centering, full OG, LH, VF, SG #50, £450
240.00
158  70a var
1898, surcharge (without Chinese characters) $1 on 96c gray black, excellent centering, a beautiful single, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, SG #53a, £2,750
N/A
159  104
1905, King Edward VII, $2 scarlet and slate, printed on chalk-surfaced paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, LH, VF, SG #87a, £350
sold
160 **/*   154-66A, 155a-62a
1938-52, King George VI, 1c-$10, 2c-50c, two complete sets of 23 and 6, perforation 14 and 14 1/2x14 respectively, full OG ($10 green and several other values from 1938 printing with usual streaky gum), NH (seven low values and $10 violet) or LH/hinged, mostly VF, SG #140/62, £1,178
sold
161 **  SG 171, a
1948, Silver Wedding, 10c violet, top right corner margin plate No. block of four, bottom left stamp with spur on "N" variety (position R2/9), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £111++
sold
162 **/*   168/228

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II Early Issues

1940 -66, 50th Anniversary, Silver Wedding, UPU, Coronation, Queen Elizabeth II definitives (mainly NH, including $10), ITU, Churchill, WHO, the total is 27 stamps, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG C.v. £727
170.00
163 **/*   168/99, O97/112

India
Nice Selection

1937-43, King George VI, "white background" (one low value is hinged), two official sets and two singles, in addition four cheap values of Patiala State, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, mostly VF, SG C.v. £165
60.00
164  O55-61

Convention States

Jind
Official stamps

1937-42, King George VI, black overprint "Jind State Service" on stamps of India, 1/2a- 10r, complete set of six, full OG, LH, mostly VF, SG #O66/72, £1,000
460.00
165 **   93-94

Patiala

1938, King George VI and Elephants, black overprint "Patiala State" on 2r and 5r, two horizontal pairs with gutter labels at the top, full OG, NH, VF, SG #93/94, £160++
110.00
166 **   40, var

Feudatory States
Soruth

1950, Junagarh City, black surcharge 1a on 3p dark green and black, top left corner sheet margin block of four, top right stamp with small second "a" in "ANNA" and broken "N" in "REVENUE"(position R1/2), full OG, NH (hinged at the top margin only), VF, SG #61, var, C.v. £160 for common stamps
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170.00
167 **   40, var
1950, Junagarh City, black surcharge 1a on 3p dark green and black, left sheet margin block of four, bottom left stamp is precursor of broken "O" in "One" (position R6/1) with additional small "s" in "POSTAGE" and "v" in"REVENUE" varieties, full OG, NH, VF and rare, SG #61, b, C.v. £870++
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460.00
168 **   O7k

Travancore-Cochin
Official stamps

1949, Pachipari Reservoir, black overprint "Service" over 6a on 14ch blue green, rough perforation 12 1/2, block of four containing two vertical pairs imperforated between stamps, no gum as issued, NH, mostly VF, SG #O7a, £80++
60.00
169  1

Ireland

1922, Dollard trial overprint "Provisional Government of Ireland 1922" in red on King George V 1/2p green, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150 as hinged
sold
170 **   2a
1922, inverted Dollard black overprint on King George V 1p scarlet, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
sold
171 **   12-14
1922, Dollard black overprint on King George V and Sea Horses of 2s6p, 5s and 10s, complete set of three, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $805
sold
172 **/*   23-35
1921, Thom blue black or red overprints on GB stamps of 1/2p-1s, complete set of 13, full OG, NH (1/2p-5p) or LH/hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $139 as hinged
sold
173 **   77-79
1925, Dublin Government Printing Works or Somerset House of London black overprint with narrow "1922" on King George V and Seahorses of 2s6p, 5s and 10s, complete set of three, stamp of 10s with damaged accent and "a" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $710 (10s without variety)
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sold
174 **   93-95
1935, Harrison and Sons black overprint on re-engraved King George V and Seahorses of 2s6p, 5s and 10s, complete set of three, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,550
sold
175 **   96-98
1937, St. Patrick, complete set in blocks of four, watermark "SE" in monogram, 10s with bottom sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples, C.v. $2,800 as singles
N/A
176 **   116/52, var

Jamaica

1938-52, King George VI, Bananas, Palm Trees, Scenes, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 22, including perforation varieties of 2p, 6p, 5s and 10s, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #121/33a, 124c, 128a, 132b-33aa, £200
sold