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Lots 108 - 204,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #80, December 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
108  Yang #EC275-77
1945, Junk, Torch and Pigeon, no value indicated stamps overprinted "For Internal Use", complete set of three, fresh and nice, no gum as issued, VF
95.00 
 
109    Yang #EC458, EC461
1950, Shanghai surcharges $400 on $200 orange red and $1600 on $2000 apple green in horizontal pairs used on native cover from Shanghai to Beijing, tied by Shanghai "2.2.50" marking, arrival date stamp reads "5.2.50", mostly VF
95.00 
 
110 */U   Yang #CC15/166, LCC39-51

Central China
Collection

1948-50, 225 mint or used stamps and seven postal history items (two defected), starting with West Honan Mao Tse-tung various issues with later surcharges, then Dr. Sun Yat-sen surcharges, Worker-Peasant-Soldier, Five Pointed Star, Liberation of Hankow perforated and imperforated sets, further surcharges of People's Posts, finally Jiangxi set, some flaws possible on used items, otherwise nice quality unit, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
375.00 
 
111    Yang #CC66, CC68, CC141-42
1949, native cover from Kaifeng (Honan Prov.) to Beijing, franked by four values, including two stamps of Liberation of Hankow with overprints "Renminbi Currency", tied by Kaifeng "4.11.49" date stamp, Beijing arrival "6.11.49"marking, mostly VF
95.00 
 
112 */U   7L1/22, 8L1/56

South and Southwest China
Collection

1949-50, South section includes Pearl River Bridge issue with later surcharges, the total is 21 stamps and one cover, Southwest section includes People's Army and Liberation issues plus range of further surcharges, as well as three nice covers, one of which from Longquan to Beijing is bearing three different types of surcharges, minor flaws should be expected on used items, fresh quality overall, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
275.00 
 
113    8L22, 8L25
1950, native cover from Longquan (Szechuan Prov.) to Beijing, franked by Chungking surcharges on Liberation Army issue, $500 on $100 carmine and $2000 on $200 blue in horizontal and vertical pairs, tied by Longquan "5.5.50"date stamp, postmarked on arrival "18.5.50" at Beijing, VF
140.00 
 
114 */U F  

Balance of the Collection
Mainly Reference Postal Items of Revolutionary Districts in the Liberated Areas

1928-37, reprints of Hunan-Kiangsi, Soviet Posts of Central District and postage dues, ten various fiscal stamps with design closed to postage stamps and two parts of documents, as well as black-and-white photos of Communist Posts rarities, profusely described on original pages, mostly VF
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95.00 
 
115 */U   1-8, var

The Gold Medal Collection of Russian Offices in China

The First issue (stamps on horizontally laid paper overprinted "Китай")

1899- 1904, starting with pre-philatelic cover from Kashgar to Tientsin, then 60 mint or used stamps, including singles, pairs and blocks, imperforated stamp of 3k with part of perfin "Obrazets", nice range of various cancellations, all are on original well-described pages, nice condition, full OG or used, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
190.00 
 
116 */U   9-23, var

The Second issue (stamps on vertically laid paper overprinted "Китай")

1904-08, 48 mint or used stamps, 5r and 10r with perfin "Obrazets", one cover and seven stationery items, including No.11 postally used, provisional violet overprints on 1k, 3k, 5k and 7k, which according to Ustinovsky's note were made due to shortage of State produced overprinted stamps, numerous cancellations and more, nice looking unit, full OG or used, VF, C.v. for listed stamps is $2,100
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
700.00 
 
117    

Russo-Japanese War
Postal History Group

1904-05, 15 covers and postcards, various military markings and destinations, including TPO No.264 "Vladivostok- Harbin", letter-card with Royal pre-print in blue, sent from Mukden to Tula and many others, all neatly arranged on profusely described pages, fresh and mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
475.00 
 
118  21, 23
1907, red or blue diagonal overprint "Китай" on 5r and 10r, bottom sheet margin horizontal imperforated pairs printed on vertically laid paper, 5r has marginal folds, 10r with a few toned spots on margin only, still nice and eye-catching unit, full OG, NH or LH (one stamp of 5r), VF
190.00 
 
119 */U   24/47

The Third issue (stamps on paper with varnish lines overprinted "Китай")

1910-16, 152 mint or used stamps and three postal history items, sent from PO in Peking (postcard) or Shanghai (two covers), included stamps of 3k and 4k with black overprints, nice range of different cancellations, overall fresh condition, full OG or used, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
140.00 
 
120  45 var
1916, blue diagonal overprint "Китай" on 1r brown, pale brown and orange, perforation 12 1/2, large part of Shanghai PO cancellation, fresh and VF and very rare, expertized by E. Vernick, the stamp is listed in the M. Kramarenko Cat. #39 IIA, C.v. $650
240.00 
 
121  45 var
1916, blue diagonal overprint "Китай" 1r brown, pale brown and orange, provisionally perforated in Harbin, rouletted 10, used on a part of postal receipt with Qiqihar "13.1.21" date stamp, fresh quality item with two additional Harbin surcharges on reverse, VF and extremely rare, according to Ustinovsky's note only three used stamps were found by a stamp collector D. Melnikov
475.00 
 
122 */U   50-70, var

The Fourth issue (stamps on paper with varnish lines surcharged in "cents" and "dollars")

1917-20, almost 200 mint and used stamps, two values with double and four with inverted surcharges, nice group of various cancellations, such as Station Bukhedu, Hailar, Yaomyn and etc., all presented on well-described pages, full OG or used, F/VF, C.v. is about $1,600
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
275.00 
 
123  54, 56, 61, 70 var
1920, two stamps with provisional diagonal surcharges 5c on 5k and 50c on 50k, vertical pair of 14c on 14k, four stamps used on two parts of postal receipt, tied by Harbin date stamps ("30.9.20" and "12.2.21"), in addition a single of $10 on 10r with Harbin cancellation and perfin "X.K.", nice state of preservation, VF and extremely rare, these provisional surcharges were produced in Harbin due to shortage of stamps in that period
950.00 
 
124  63 var
1917-20, black diagonal surcharge $1 on 1r brown, pale brown and orange, missing letter "R" in "DOLLAR", full OG, previously hinged, VF
95.00 
 
125  68a
1917-20, inverted black diagonal surcharge $5 on 5r blue, green and pale blue, nice and fresh, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by Dr. Jemtschoujin, C.v. $500
240.00 
 
126    
1919, registered stampless cover from Manchuria to Slyudyanka (Irkutsk Gov.), postmaster's hs "Payment 1r 5k collected. Postal Clerk" and signature, tied by Manchuria "18.1.19", letter "a" ds, postmarked on arrival, top left corner is broken and archival fold, still F/VF
190.00 
 
127 */U   72-80 a, b

Harbin issue
Collection

1920, 188 mint and used (24) surcharged stamps, arranged on original pages, representing complete set of nine, 2k and 3k altogether in five panes of 25, representing all existing varieties of surcharges, four stamps with inverted and one with double surcharges, several rare cancellations, such as Manchuria and station Ekho, nice quality unit in every respect, full OG or used, mainly VF, C.v. $4,850++
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
950.00 
 
128  73 var
1920, blue surcharge 2c on 2k green, nice and fresh, full OG, LH, VF and rare, according to Ustinovsky's notes this stamp considered him as a proof, however we had this stamp several times with proper postal cancellations
190.00 
 
129  73
1920, trial surcharge 2c on 2k green, horizontal gutter block of six (2x3), two top stamps have surcharge in black, while block of four at the bottom bearing surcharges in red, positions 46-47/56-57/66-67, perfect quality, full OG, hinged on gutter and LH on two bottom stamps, VF and definitely unique multiple
1400.00 
 
130  73 var
1920, double inverted trial surcharge 2c in blue and black on 4k red, removed from a presentation sheet, VF and extremely rare, ex-V. Kauffman, only red or blue surcharges of 2c had been supposed for 2k stamp
475.00 
 
131  78 var
1920, error surcharge "01" with Italic "Cent" instead of 10c over black surcharge 10k on 7k light blue, position 29, Qiqihar postal cancellation, fresh, VF and very rare
190.00 
 
132  

Imperial stamps used in Russian PO in China
Collection

1899-1921, 95 used stamps in singles, pairs and blocks, stamp of 5r in complete imperforated sheet of 50 with six labels, cancelled station Yaomyn, 8 postal history items and 3 PPC, representing various postal cancellations, such as Harbin, Mukden, Vladivostok-Shanghai. Steamship, Harbin Pristan, Kalgan Border, Border of Manchiria and etc., as well as very scarce CER stations Kuanchendzy and Handaokhetze (the last one with postal punch) markings, some flaws should be expected as always on used material, still F/VF and outstanding holding on original pages
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
475.00 
 
133  

Scarce Cancellations
Group

1905-18, ten stamps (two defected) arranged on a page from the Collection, representing Kuldzha (4), Chuguchak v Predelakh Kitaya (1) and three different Kashgar Kit. Vlad. (5 - altogether),collectible quality unit, F/VF (website photo)
140.00 
 
134    

Kashgar (Sinkiang Prov.)

Due to Russian Revolution of 1917 and Civil War of 1918 Chinese merchants became anxious for safety of their wealth and sent their money to parent companies in Tientsin. These mailings were in form of money letters, each containing 500 roubles, the highest amount permitted. The following three covers representing such correspondences

1918, money letter for 500r from Russian PO in Kashgar to Tientsin, franked by Imperial 70k and 5r (high value franking is scarce), tied by "Kashgar. Kit. Vlad. 25.5.18" ds, another Kashgar "10.6.18" is on reverse, PO wax seals, minor conveyance flaws, still VF
475.00 
 
135    
1918, money letter for 500r from Russian PO in Kashgar to Tientsin, franked by Imperial 25k in block of 20 plus vertical strip of four and horizontal pair of 20k (on reverse), tied by "Kashgar. Kit. Vlad. 29.5.18" ds, another Kashgar "14.6.18" is on reverse, PO wax seals, opened for display, mostly VF
475.00 
 
136    
1918, money letter for 500r from Russian PO in Kashgar to Tientsin, franked by Imperial single of 10k and 35k in block of 15 plus vertical strip of three, tied by "Kashgar. Kit. Vlad. 29.5.18" ds, another Kashgar "14.6.18" is on reverse, PO wax seals, VF
475.00 
 
137 */U   471 fn

Issues of Russian Philatelic Society in China

1921-51, "The Thrift Movement" souvenir sheet of six with blue overprint, commemorative cancellations, charity stamp and two covers with Russian Philatelic Society in China pre-print, mostly VF
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375.00 
 
138 **   471, fn

China

1943, "The Thrift Movement", 8c-$1, two imperforated souvenir sheet of six, one of which has blue three- language overprint "In Commemoration of Exhibition of Russian Philatelic Society in China. 28-2-1943, Shanghai, China", both in flawless condition, no gum as produced, VF, C.v. $870
375.00 
 
139  471 fn
1943, "The Thrift Movement", imperforated souvenir sheet of six with inverted blue three-language overprint "In Commemoration of Exhibition of Russian Philatelic Society in China. 28-2-1943, Shanghai, China", black special cancellations in Chinese, perfect quality, no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare, only 18 sheets with inverted overprint were produced, N. Mandrovski certificate
1900.00 
 
140 **   1117a

Republic of China

1955, Armed Forces, 40c-$7, imperforated souvenir sheet of three with attached label at right, tiny soiling spot exactly at the top left corner, fresh condition otherwise, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $700
190.00 
 
141 **   1/131

People's Republic of China

1949-52, Early "C" and "S" issues, 12 complete sets, the total is 34 stamps, all are from original printings, post office fresh quality, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $625 (website photo)
190.00 
 
142 **   344
1958, Heroes Monument, 8f scarlet, souvenir sheet in flawless condition, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $240
70.00 
 
143 **   357a
1958, Kuan Han-ching, 4f-20f, souvenir sheet of three, nice quality without usual inclusions, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $475
140.00 
 
144 **   542-59
1960-61, Chrysanthemums, 4f-52f, complete set of 18, outstanding state of preservation of this very difficult set, full OG, NH, VF and really scarce set in such quality, C.v. $965
375.00 
 
145 **   563-66, 566a
1961, World Table Tennis Championships, 8f-22f, complete set of four and souvenir sheet, excellent quality unit, full OG (set) or no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $936.50
375.00 
 
146 **   620-27
1962, Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang, 4f-50f, complete set of eight, perfect full original bright gum, NH, VF, C.v. $2,225
750.00 
 
147 **   620-27
1962, Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang, 4f-50f, complete set of eight, nicely centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $2,225
700.00 
 
148 **   628
1962, Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang, $3 multicolored, souvenir sheet in excellent quality, pin-point inclusion on the right invisible from the front is mentioned for accuracy only, sharp corners and full original bright gum, NH, VF and rare in such condition, C.v. $15,000
5500.00 
 
149 **   635-36
1962, 45th Anniversary of Russian Revolution, 8f and 20f, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $235
70.00 
 
150 **   982-90
1968, Revolutionary Literature and Arts, 8f multicolored, complete set of nine, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,440
475.00 
 
151 **   1001-04
1969, Yangtze Bridge, 4f-10f, complete set of four, perfect quality, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $102
35.00 
 
152 **   183
1879, Jackson, 2c vermilion, printed on soft porous paper, block of four, bottom stamps represent partial imprint from sheet margin due to significant shift of horizontal perforation, full OG (partially omitted at bottom margin),NH, fine and a spectacular item, PSE certificate, C.v. $1,480 as singles
325.00 
 
153 **   228
1890, Jefferson, 30c black, nicely preserved example, full OG, NH and fine stamp, C.v. $850
95.00 
 
154  230P4-45P4
1893, Columbian Exposition issue, 1c-$5, complete set of 15 plate proofs on card, nice margins all around, slight rose ink soiling on reverse of 50c, fresh and nice, no gum as produced, VF, C.v. $2,110
950.00 
 
155 **   231
1893, Columbians, 2c brown violet, jumbo margins and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $31
35.00 
 
156 **   231
1893, Columbians, 2c brown violet, right sheet margin imprint block of four, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $124++
55.00 
 
157 **   233
1893, Columbians, 4c ultramarine, left sheet margin imprint block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $560++
190.00 
 
158  247P1/63P1
1894, Bureau issue, 1c-$5, complete set of 13 large die proofs on india affixed on sunken cards, approximate size 145x200mm, 2c is type I, 3c with triangle type II, very fresh quality, no gum as produced, neat hinge remnants, VF and scarce group, C.v. $4,850
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
1900.00 
 
159 **   252
1895, Washington, 2c carmine, type III, top sheet margin plate No. horizontal strip of three with imprint, left stamp has tiny natural paper inclusion, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $1,400
275.00 
 
160 **   253
1894, Jackson, 3c purple, bottom sheet margin plate No. horizontal strip of three with imprint, side stamps mathematically centered, central one is just VF, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF/XF, PSE and PF certificates, C.v. $1,200++
750.00 
 
161 **/*   254
1894, Lincoln, 4c dark brown, left sheet margin vertical plate No. strip of three with imprint, usual rough perforation, bright color, full OG, NH (top and bottom stamps) or hinged, fine, C.v. $1,400 as singles
325.00 
 
162  294P2-99P2
1901, Pan-American Exposition issue, 1c-10c, complete set of six small die proofs on wove paper, approximate size 60x50mm, nice and very fresh unit, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $3,450
1400.00 
 
163 **   294-95
1901, Pan-American Exposition, 1c green and black, 2c carmine and black, two top sheet margin horizontal strips of six, each one has two plate No., arrow and imprint, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF (at least four stamps are VF),C.v. $570 as two plate strips for each value
140.00 
 
164  300P2-13P2
1902-03, definitive issue, 1c-$5, complete set of 14 small die proofs on wove paper, removed from the President Roosevelt presentation album, four proofs with some faults (3c, 13c, $2 and $5), usual paper waves, fresh quality otherwise, no gum as produced, VF appearance of this rare proofs, only 85 complete sets possible, C.v. $4,275
1100.00 
 
165 **   300
1903, Franklin, 1c bluish green, top sheet margin horizontal plate No. strip of five with imprint, perfect condition, full OG, NH, three left stamps with premium centering, VF/XF, C.v. $150++
95.00 
 
166 **/*   301-02, 319
1903, Washington and Jackson, three horizontal plate No. strips of three with imprint, nice looking unit, full/large part of OG, first one is NH, second - left stamp NH, others - hinged, and the last one - hinged, F/VF, C.v. $394++
95.00 
 
167 **   303
1903, Grant, 4c brown, top sheet margin horizontal plate No. strip of three with imprint, left stamp with jumbo margins, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $450
140.00 
 
168 **/*   304
1903, Lincoln, 5c blue, bottom sheet margin horizontal plate No. strip of three with imprint, full OG, NH (left and right stamps) or hinged, fine, C.v. $360 as singles
95.00 
 
169 **/*   305
1903, Garfield, 6c claret, bottom sheet margin horizontal plate No. strip of three with imprint, full OG, NH (2) or VLH, fine, C.v. $360 as singles
95.00 
 
170 **   306
1902, Martha Washington, 8c violet black, top sheet margin horizontal plate No. strip of three with imprint, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $360
95.00 
 
171 **   307
1903, Webster, 10c pale red brown, right sheet margin vertical plate No. strip of three with imprint, perf separation vertically for bottom stamp, still nice looking item, full OG, NH, close to VF, C.v. $450 as singles
140.00 
 
172 **   308
1902, Harrison, 13c purple black, top sheet margin horizontal plate No. strip of three, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $350
95.00 
 
173  309
1903, Clay, 15c olive green, right sheet margin vertical plate No. strip of three, jumbo margins, but slightly off center, large part of OG, previously hinged, fine, C.v. $750
190.00 
 
174 **   323-27
1904, Louisiana Purchase Exposition issue, 1c-10c, complete set of five in top sheet margin horizontal plate No. pairs with imprint, pair of 5c with ink manuscript "Exposition stamps purchased Oct-10-1904", right stamp of 10c with tiny natural paper inclusion invisible from the face, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, close to VF, C.v. $1,945
700.00 
 
175 **   399
1913, Panama-Pacific Exposition, 5c blue, perforation 12, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, XF, C.v. $150 for very fine centering
70.00 
 
176 **   401
1914, Panama-Pacific Exposition issue, 1c green, perforation 10, right sheet margin plate No. block of six (2x3), perforation reinforcement on the left between first and second rows, otherwise nice quality item, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $650
180.00 
 
177 **   454
1915, Washington, 2c red, type II, rotary press coil joint line horizontal pair perforated 10 vertically, significantly separated, still fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $850
190.00 
 
178 **   469
1916, Washington, 7c black, perforation 10, printed on paper without watermark, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF/XF, PSAG certificate, grade 85, Scott Spec by Grade C.v. $350
Click here to see the certificate
190.00 
 
179 **/*   505 (499)
1917, Washington, 5c rose, two error values in center of 12-stamp block, fresh condition, full OG, NH (both errors and five stamps of 2c) or LH/hinged, F/VF, C.v. $1,200 as hinged
550.00 
 
180 **   523
1918, Franklin, $2 orange red and black, top sheet margin horizontal plate No's strip of four with arrow in the middle, perfect quality item, full OG, NH, (two right stamps with excellent centering), F/VF+, C.v. $4,400 as singles
2400.00 
 
181 **   524
1918, Franklin, $5 deep green and black, top sheet margin horizontal plate No's strip of four with arrow in the middle, post office fresh, full OG, NH (hinged on margin only), F/VF, C.v. $1,360 as singles
500.00 
 
182 **   526
1920, Washington, 2c carmine, offset printing, type IV, top sheet margin plate No.10896 block of six (3x2), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $450
150.00 
 
183 **   527
1920, Washington, 2c carmine, offset printing, type V, bottom sheet margin plate No.11091 block of six (3x2), full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $350
90.00 
 
184 **   528A
1920, Washington, 2c carmine, offset printing, type VI, top sheet margin plate No.11717 block of six (3x2), full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $800
240.00 
 
185 **/*   572
1923, Capitol, $2 deep blue, top sheet margin arrow horizontal pair, full OG, NH (right stamp with slightly disturbed gum), close to VF, C.v. $175 as singles
70.00 
 
186 **   803-34
1938, Presidential issue, 1/2c-$5, complete set of 32 in plate No. blocks of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, mainly VF, C.v. $671
Click here to see Part 2
240.00 
 
187 **   832a
1938, Presidential issue, $1 purple and black, block of four imperforated horizontally, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, penciled position No.67-68/77-78 are on reverse, C.v. $2,200 as for two pairs
900.00 
 
188  905b
1942, American Eagle, 3c reddish purple, error of color, pre-cancelled "Fremont, Ohio", fresh condition, F/VF, PSAG certificate, C.v. $1,500
475.00 
 
189 **   1125a
1959, San Martin 4c blue, left sheet margin horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, perforation at left shifted to the right as always exists, full OG, NH, VF, only 20 pairs recorded, C.v. $900
275.00 
 
190 **   1381a
1969, Professional Baseball, (6c) multicolored, black (engraved) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
140.00 
 
191 **   1414, b
1970, Christmas issue, 6c multicolored, three side margin block of 20 (10x2), top part of transition sheet with block of six (3x2) on the left has omitted black offset color, in addition vertical pair (positions 4/14) has omitted it partly, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $2,400++
950.00 
 
192 **   1509d
1973, 50-Star and 13-Star Crossed Flags, 10c red and blue, horizontal pair imperforated vertically with blind perforation at top and bottom, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate for strip of four (that is left pair), C.v. $900
275.00 
 
193 **   1541b
1974, Minerals, 10k multicolored, top sheet margin se- tenant block of four with light blue and yellow omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $900
275.00 
 
194 **   1556b
1975, Pioneer 10 Passing Jupiter, 10c multicolored, dark blue (engraved) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $450
150.00 
 
195 **   1575b
1975, Bicentennial of US Postal Service, (10c) multicolored, bottom right corner sheet margin ZIP se- tenant block of four with red color (value) omitted, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, according to Datz only 6-8 blocks are known, not priced either in Scott or Datz Cat., a common Airplane stamp is included for comparison
1400.00 
 
196 **   1622Cd
1981, 13-Star Flag and Independence Hall, 13c dark blue, red and brown red, complete imperforated pane of 100, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $5,000++
1400.00 
 
197  1789Pg
1979, John Paul Jones issue, imperforated multicolored proof of 15c, horizontal strip of four with vertical gutter in the middle, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750++
190.00 
 
198  1789Pg
1979, John Paul Jones issue, imperforated multicolored proof of 15c, vertical pair with horizontal gutter in the middle, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $600
140.00 
 
199 **   1800b
1979, Christmas, Gingerbread Santa Claus, 15c multicolored, top right corner margin single with green, yellow and brown colors omitted, black one is misplaced as always, usual centering, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $400
140.00 
 
200 **   1804 var
1980, Benjamin Banneker, 15c multicolored, left sheet margin vertical imperforated pair with gutter in the middle, no color misregistration as typical for printer's waste items, full OG, NH, VF
140.00 
 
201 **   1830d
1980, Coral Reef, 15c multicolored, se-tenant block of four with blind horizontal perforation, imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF and rare, only four blocks recorded by Datz, PF certificate, C.v. $2,750
750.00 
 
202 **   2092 var
1984, Waterfowl Preservation, Mallards, 20c blue, complete sheet of 50 (5x10) with dramatically misplaced vertical perforation, plate No.19 at the bottom right, full OG, NH, VF
375.00 
 
203 **   2210a
1986, Public Hospitals, 22c multicolored, bottom sheet margin vertical pair imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
90.00 
 
204 **   2427b
1989, Christmas, Madonna and Child, 25c multicolored, bottom sheet margin single with red (litho) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. $400
140.00