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Lots 434 - 462,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #73, May 19, 2017. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
434 **   Sassone #6B/II

Polish Corps in Italy

1946, Victory issue, Ancona, 55gr violet, error of color, top right corner sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. 5,200++
sold
435 **/*   

Exciting Group

1946, 16 mint stamps and three souvenir sheets, including seven air post stamps with inverted overprint on #PA1, perforated block of four and imperforated single of #PA3, as well as complete set of three souvenir sheets (Blocks 2-4), full OG, NH (first set is LH), VF, Sassone C.v. 1,370
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sold
436 **   
1951, Holy Year and Our Lady of Fatima issues, imperforated and perforated souvenir sheet of eight and nine respectively, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
220.00
437 */U   6, 8b

Moldavia

1858-59, Bull Head, 40pa blue with postal cancellation (internal marginal tear) and official reprint of 5pa in black, broken frame at the bottom variety, printed on thin wove paper, the last one with full OG, NH, both are VF, C.v. $450
sold
438 */U   20, b, 21
1864, Bull Head, 6pa deep rose, right sheet margin single and couche pair, in addition 30pa deep blue with Folticheni cancellation, full OG, no gum (couche) or used, VF, C.v. $175
sold
439  120, a
1893-98, King Carol I, 5b blue, horizontal pair, right stamp has error denomination of 25b, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #102/105F, 300, Scott C.v. $185
85.00
440  196-206 fn
1906, Bucharest Jubilee Exposition, complete set of 11, overprinted "S E", which confirms that this set was sold at the exposition, very fresh, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, Mi #I-XI, 650, Scott C.v. $450
sold
441  292, 301
1926, 60th Birthday of King Ferdinand, seven different imperforated trial color proofs, including four for 25b and three for 10L, printed on watermarked paper or thin cards, no gum as produced, NH, VF
170.00
442 **/*   369-79 imp
1930, King Karol II, 25b-20L, imperforated complete set of 11 in horizontal pairs, fresh condition, full OG, NH or LH (one stamp of each pair and both stamps of 16L), VF, Mi #375U-85U, 700, Scott C.v. $500 as hinged singles
170.00
443 **   C52a fn

Air Post stamps

1958, Exhibition in Brussels, red overprint on First Sputnik issue, complete set of two se-tenant pairs with label, tete-beche blocks of six pairs, slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1717-20,1,080++
sold
444 **  Mi Blocks 86/168

Group of Imperforated Souvenir Sheets

1971-80, Space, Olympics, UPU and Nature, nine items issued in limited quantity, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 1,100
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170.00
445 **/U   

Hohe Rinni Paltinis Hotel Stamps

1924, 20th Anniversary of the Hotel, complete set of two labels in green and carmine rose, full OG, NH, expert's hs on reverse, in addition green stamp cancelled on a piece, all are VF
85.00
446 **   1-30

Catalogue numbers are according to Mr. Carrigan's Description of the Collection

Oradea (Nagyvarad)
The First issue

1945, black or red surcharges on Hungarian Definitive issues, 60f/6f-5p/1p, 2p/2f-4p/30f, complete set of 30, postage and dues, all mounted on pages from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF, only 100 complete sets possible
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2, 3, 4
sold
447 **   1-30
1945, black or red surcharges on Hungarian Definitive issues, 60f/6f-5p/1p, 2p/2f-4p/30f, complete set of 30, postage and dues, sheet or corner sheet margin blocks of four, types I at the top and types II at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF and probably unique assemblage
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2, 3, 4, 5
sold
448 **/*   1a/23a
1945, inverted black surcharges on Hungarian Definitive stamps, complete set of nine including both types of surcharge 1p on 30f dark carmine, mounted on page from the Collection, full OG, NH (2p on due stamp of 2f is VLH, only six of them were printed), VF and very rare
sold
449 **   1a/9a
1945, inverted black or red surcharges on Hungarian Definitive stamps, set of seven in sheet or corner sheet margin blocks of four, surcharges type II at the top, type I - at the bottom, mounted on page from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF and probably unique assembly
sold
450 **   1a var
1945, inverted and shifted to the top right black surcharge 60f on 6f slate blue, top sheet margin vertical pair, type II at the top, type I at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
sold
451 **   3/22
1945, black surcharges on Hungarian Definitive issues, 1p/1f-5p/1p, set of 15 in horizontal pairs, types I on the left and types III on the right, full OG, NH, VF and scarce group
sold
452 **   3a, 8a
1945, inverted black surcharge 1p on 1f slate blue, and two inverted red surcharges 1p on 18f dark gray, types I and III, full OG, NH, VF, only 35 stamps of type III were printed
sold
453 **   3/25 var

Third Type Surcharges
Group

1945, 12 pieces, including eight singles, one vertical pair and three blocks of six, the last ones presented all three types of surcharges, mounted on page from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF
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sold
454 **   6 var
1945, black surcharge 1p on 4f brown, two vertical strips of five, bearing types I, I, III, I, II, positions 56-66-76-86-96 and 58-68-78-88-98, stamp on position 76 (type III) in addition has "1" shifted to the left, full OG, NH, VF
sold
455 **   7, 23 var
1945, black surcharges 1p on 5f vermilion and 2p on Postage Due of 2f brown carmine, bottom right corner sheet margin blocks of six (2x3), types III-I-II, positions 79-80/89-90/99-100, full OG, NH, VF, the last one with F. Megyeri hs
sold
456 **   9b
1945, gold surcharge 1p on 30f deep carmine, type I, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, only 100 stamps with gold surcharge were produced
sold
457 **   9b
1945, gold surcharge 1p on 30f deep carmine, bottom sheet margin block of four, types I and II, mounted on page from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, only 10 stamps with surcharge type II were printed
sold
458 **   16 var
1945, black surcharge (type I) with transposed lines ("1945" at the bottom) 3p on 80f yellow brown, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF
sold
459    3, 6, 8, 14

Postal History items of the First issue

1945, 1p/1f, 1p/4f (type II), 1p/18f (type II), 3p/30f, four surcharged values used on local cover with enclosure in Oradea, tied by Hungarian Nagivarad date stamp, backstamped, VF
sold
460    6, 10
1945, Hungarian postal stationery card 18f green, uprated by two surcharged values 1p/4f brown and 2p/10f light brown, sent by registered mail from Oradea to Bucharest, postmarked on arrival alongside, VF
sold
461    6
1945, black surcharge 1p on 4f brown, used together with two Hungarian definitive stamps (without surcharges) on postcard from Oradea to Cluj, arrival ds is alongside, VF
sold
462    8, 10, 13
1945, Hungarian postal stationery card 12f lilac, uprated by three surcharged values and sent from Oradea to Arad, censored at Bucharest, arrival ds, minor conveyance flaws, still VF
sold