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Lots 685 - 738,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #75, November 17, 2017. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
685 **   Q22 var
1950, black straight line overprint "AMG-FTT" on 100L blue, top sheet margin vertical strip of three, stamp is in the middle with double perforation at the bottom and on the sides, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #22s, 2,200++
345.00
686 **   13-22, C8-12, CE1-2
1932, Garibaldi issue, complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of six, postage, air post and air post special delivery stamps, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #S2, 2,100++
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545.00
687 **   46-50, C29-35
1934, 2nd World Soccer Championships, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, two stamps with tiny paper inclusion, post office fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #S12, 8,000, Scott C.v. $6,000++
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1840.00
688  46-50, C29-35
1934, 2nd World Soccer Championships, 10c-10L, 50c- 50L, postage and air post, complete set of 12, full OG, mostly LH, VF, C.v. $662
sold
689  31-35

Aegean Islands

1934, 2nd World Soccer Championships, red or black overprints on Italian stamps, 25c-5+2.50L, complete set of five, full OG, mostly LH, C.v. $690
N/A
690 **   C6-11

Cyrenaica
Air Post stamps

1932, Arab on Camel and Airplane, 50c-5L, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone PA6-11, 800++
170.00
691    C12

Zeppelin Flight

May-29-30, 1933, Italy Flight postcard from Tripoli to Rome, mixed franked by three stamps, including Zeppelin 3L dark brown and two Libyan adhesives, tied by Tripoli "27.5.33" special ds, Italian (blue) and German(green) confirmation markings, Rome "29.V.33" boxed machine transit on reverse, VF and very attractive and unusual card
sold
692 **   34-40, C18-19

East Africa

1941, Hitler and Mussolini, complete set in top left corner sheet margin blocks of six (3x2), postage and air post, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #S8, A20, 3,600 as singles
805.00
693    N1, N4-5

Ethiopia
Zeppelin Flight

October 29-November 1, 1936, 17th South America Flight (12th Flight by Graf Zeppelin) registered cover from Harar to Brasil, mixed franking by six stamps (three of Ethiopia and three of Somalia),red board confirmation marking, Pernambuco "1.XI.36" arrival ds, VF and very scarce, Sieger #373, incoming items from Ethiopia are not mentioned, Mi #568 var, 900 for "common" franking
sold
694 **   22b-25a

Libya

1921, Pittorica issue, 5c-25c, four values with inverted centers, imprint sheet margin blocks of four, usual brownish full OG with no staining, NH, F/VF, Sassone #23c-26c, 3,350 as singles, C.v. $2,370++
575.00
695 **   95-101, C43
1941, Hitler and Mussolini, complete set in left sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #S45, 360++
110.00
696 **   135-46

United Kingdom of Libya

1952, King Idris, 2m-500m, complete set of 12, blocks of four, high values with sheet margins, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $580++
230.00
697 **   Q62 var

Somalia
Parcel Post stamps

1950, 1s violet, right sheet margin example, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #7a, 1,200
220.00
698 **   

Common Design Types

1930, Virgil issue, four complete sets in right sheet margin blocks of four, representing Cyrenaica, Eritrea, Somalia and Tripolitania, the last one - representing postage and air post as issued, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone C.v. 1,060++
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2, 3, 4
sold
699 **   318-20
1956, Europa issue, "Rebuilding of Europe", 2f-4f, complete set of three, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $160
70.00
700 **/*   698-706, RA13B
1934, National University issue, complete set of ten, including postal tax stamp, nice quality and well centered, full OG, NH or previously hinged (40c and 10p), mostly VF, C.v. $3,429 as hinged
1150.00
701  C74

Air Post stamps

1935, Amelia Earhart violet overprint on "Eagle Man" 20c lake, nice and fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, only 430 stamps were produced, BPA certificate, C.v. $3,250
sold
702 **   817 var
1971, Durer Paintings, 2fr brown and black, unissued stamp due to wrong side inscription "Albert Durer" instead of "Albrecht Durer", full OG, NH, VF, Yvert #876A, 5,500
sold
703 **   B86-89

Semi - Postal issues

1936, Great Personalities, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $240++
85.00
704    C4

Zeppelin Flight

August 29-31, 1931, 1st South America Flight cover from Amsterdam to Cape Verde, addressed to Hof, franked by eight values, Friedrichshafen connection, green confirmation cachet, "31.AGU.31"Praia dropped ds on reverse, Hof arrival marking, VF, Sieger #124A
170.00
705 **   208-29

Antilles

1950-59, Queen Juliana and Numerals, 1c-10g, complete set of 23, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $481
sold
706 **   

Selection of Early Souvenir Sheets

1937-39, Visit King Carol to Poland, Independence, Polish Legion and Philatelic Exhibition, six souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, VF, Fischer Blocks 2-3, 5A, 7-8, PLN1,040
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110.00
707 **   341-43 var
1944, Great Personalities, 25g-1zl, complete set of three in gutter blocks of four, perforation 11 1/2, right vertical pairs printed on face, while left ones - on reverse, folded along the gutters, no gum as issued, NH, VF, Z. Mikulski certificate, Fischer #339-41, PLN4,800=US$1,350
sold
708 **   Fischer #VIII-XVI, XVII-XXa
1945, Krakow issue, black surcharges "Poczta Polska. 50gr" on stamps of Generalgouvernement of 6gr-50gr, unissued complete set of nine and four proofs with the same surcharge on 60gr, 80gr, 1zl and 1.20zl, full OG, NH,VF and scarce, expertized by S. Mikstein, C.v. PLN5,300
sold
709 **   346a
1945, brown surcharge (type 1) 1.50zl on Goznak stamp of 25gr deep red, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by T. Gryzewski, C.v. $650
170.00
710 **   B49c

Semi - Postal issues

1946, Educational Bureau issue, souvenir sheet of three, numbered at the bottom, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375
115.00
711 **   Fischer #56-60, 68-72

Warsaw Uprising Issues

1944, Midtown Warsaw ("Srodmiescie"), black handstamp "Poczta Powstancza. W-wa Sierpien 1944" and Polish Eagle on stamps of Generalgouvernement NSDAP and Culture Fund, two complete sets of five, full OG (two stamps with slight fingerprints), NH, mostly VF and rare group, only 100 of each were prepared, but most destroyed during the fighting, each one expertized by S. Mikstein, C.v. PLN10,000=US$2,800
sold
712  Fischer #113-17
1944, Poczta Polowa AK (Armia Krajowa), complete set of five, violet Poczta Polowa Warszawa "23.9.1944" ds, mostly VF, each one with "BMK" guarantee hs, C.v. PLN3,500
sold
713 U F  Fischer #114
1944, Poczta Polowa AK (Armia Krajowa), light brown with no value indicated, vertical pair, complete violet Poczta Polowa Warszawa ds, VF, expertized by L. Schmutz, in addition complete set of five reprints
sold
714    Fischer #117
1944, Poczta Polowa AK, dark brown with no value indicated, tied by black field post ds on local cover, boxed censorship No.18 marking, light fold away from the stamp, otherwise VF, expertized by L. Schmutz
sold
715 **   Fischer #118
1944, Poczta Polowa AK (Armia Krajowa), red with no value indicated, type IV, right sheet margin single, no gum as produced, NH, VF, two expert's signs on margin, C.v. PLN600
sold
716 **/*   Fischer #1/9

Local issues
Konskie

1945, black handstamp "Poczta. Polska" on Generalgouvernement stamps, 10gr-1zl, nine values, including block of four, top stamps with inverted overprint, full OG, NH or LH (1), mostly VF and scarce group, each one with various expert's hs, including C. Ceremuga, T. Gryzevski, M. Perzynski and others
sold
717 **   Fischer #4a, b

Milanowek

1945, two stamps with black or red handstamped surcharge "Poczta Polska. Milanowek" 1zl on Generalgouvernement 12gr dark violet, full OG, NH, VF and rare, expertized by Z. Korszen, C. Ceremuga certificate for each stamp
sold
718  Fischer #2/18

Niezabitow

1945, black handstamped surcharge "Poczta Polska" and Eagle 25gr, 50gr and 1zl on Generalgouvernement stamps of 6gr-1.60zl, cancelled set of 14, fresh condition, VF and rare group, quantity issued between 13 and 906 stamps, expertized by T. Gryzewski
345.00
719 **   Fischer #16, var
1945, black handstamped surcharge "Poczta Polska" and Eagle 1zl on 1zl greenish black, bottom sheet margin block of four, lower right stamp with inverted surcharge, full original slightly disturbed gum mostly on margin, NH,VF and rare multiple, expertized by J. Falkowski
sold
720 **/U   Fischer #D1/10, D5 var

Postage Due stamps

1945, black handstamped surcharge "Doplata" and 50(gr) on Generalgouvernement dues of 6gr-60gr, cancelled set of six values and inverted surcharge on 16gr, top sheet margin single, full OG, NH, all are VF, quantity issued from 55 and 200 common stamps and not mentioned for inverted surcharge, expertized by E. Krawczyk and J. Falkowski
sold
721 **   Fischer #2/20

Rudnik Nad Sanem

1945, black handstamped overprint "Poczta Polska. Rudnik" of three different types, group of 19 values and one stationery card, representing one stamp of type I, three of type II and 15 of type III, including block of four, full OG, NH (two stamps used), mostly VF and rare unit, each stamp properly expertized (L. Schmutz, H. E. Jungjohann, J. Ryblewski and others), C.v. PLN2,870
sold
722  Fischer #1/18

Wawolnica

1945, black handstamped surcharges "Poczta Polska" and denomination 25gr, 50gr and 1zl on Hitler's Head 2gr-1.60zl, cancelled set of 15 values, fresh quality, mostly VF and rare group, including No.13, 14 and 15were issued in quantity of 9, 12 and 13 examples respectively, expertized by E. Krawczyk
345.00
723  Fischer #22/27, 25 var
1945, black handstamped surcharges "Poczta Polska" and denomination 1.50zl, 2zl and 3zl on Generalgouvernement stamps of 2zl-6zl, cancelled set of five, in addition inverted surcharge 2zl on 4zl (bars),nice condition, VF, each stamp expertized by E. Krawczyk
sold
724 */U   

Nice Group of Local issues

1945, 47 mint and used (10) and one cancelled envelope, representing issues of Brwinow (23), Legnica (2), Lezajsk (20), Zamosc (1) and one stamp with not identified overprint, neatly arranged on stockpages by Fischer Cat., some stamps appearing dubious, but most properly expertized, nice quality unit, full OG, NH/LH or used, F/VF and interesting specialized lot
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sold
725  1K1-36

Offices in Danzig
Complete Collection

1925-36, "Port Gdansk", 37 mint stamps neatly arranged on Ka-Be pages, all "key" values expertized by S. Mikstein, nice quality, full OG, mainly LH, VF, C.v. $265
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sold
726 **   
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
sold
727 **   332-55

Mozambique

1951, Fishes, 5c-50e, complete set of 24, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $163
sold
728 **   85, 88 var

Nyassa

1921, Flagship "San Gabriel", two inverted red or black surcharges over red "Republica" overprint 1 1/2c on 300r and 3c on 400r, full OG, NH, VF
85.00
729 **   106-25
1923, Vasco Da Gama, Animals, Flagship "San Gabriel", Dhow, complete set of 20, full OG, NH, mostly VF and difficult set in never hinged condition
sold
730  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
731  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
160.00
732 **/*   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
733 **  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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sold
734  

Collection of Transylvania Issues (New Romania)

1919, about 600 mostly mint stamps (five - used), representing first and second Transylvania issues, very high level of completion with missing just a few scarce items, most of the stamps presented with various types of surcharge, including three inverted ones; some questionable material possible, but over a half stamps with old-time expert's hs, nice quality unit, full/large part of OG, some NH, but mainly LH or hinged, F/VF, Michel C.v. is over 7,200
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
575.00
735    SC #SK1

Imperial Stationery Items

1848, stationery envelope 10k +1k black, size 137x107mm, bottom left corner imperfection and flap reinforcement, nice quality overall without staining or ageing, unused, VF appearance of this exceedingly rare item, a handful of unused examples of Number One stamped envelope had been recorded, Venets #1, C.v. $12,000
N/A
736    SC #SK1
1848, stationery envelope 10+1k black, sharp and clear embossing, size 137x107mm, addressed to Zhytomyr, pen cross cancellation, wax seal, VF, ex-Sarandinaki, Faberge
575.00
737  D  
1864, St. Petersburg General Post Office receipt for mailing to Zhytomyr, printed on thick watermarked paper, boxed red "Per Receipt 5k", usual folds, mostly VF and scarce
110.00
738    
1867, Moscow Telegraph, two envelopes for telegram delivery on blue paper, pre-printed "Telegramma" with number and date, paper seals on reverse, both neatly used, VF
115.00