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Lots 71 - 209,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #74, July 21, 2017. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
71 **  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. 350 as hinged for "Cleft Rock" only
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290.00
72 **  SG 40ba
1944, King George VI and View of Pier, 1 1/2p vermilion and black, perforation 13, "Davit" flaw (position R5/1), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 200
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sold
73 **   95a

Australia

1928, Melbourne Exhibition issue, Kookaburra 3p blue, complete sheet of 60, includes 15 blocks of four, minor separation on margins only, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $4,500++
1840.00
74    139, 141, 151
1935, special delivery cover from Sydney to San Francisco, nicely franked by four topical values, tied by Sydney Registered "4.AP.1935" date stamp, postmarked on arrival, VF
110.00
75  43

Bahamas

1902, King Edward VII, 1 green and black, watermark Crown CA, nicely centered, large part of OG, VF, SG #70, 300
sold
76 **/*   65-69, 85-89
1920-30, King George V, Peace Celebration and Seal of the Colony, two complete sets of five, full OG, NH or VLH (three stamps of second set), F/VF, SG #106/10, 126/30, 92 as hinged
70.00
77 **/*   113
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
78 **   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
sold
79 **  SG 295a-309a
1970-71, Queen Elizabeth II, Flamingo, Ships, Scenes, 1c-$3, complete set of 15, printed on whiter paper (fluorescent paper), blocks of four (8c block has slight split), full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare multiples, stamps of 12c, $1, $2 and $3 were in postal circulation less then two weeks, a common set is included for comparison, C.v. 2,030
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sold
80 **   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
81 **   38-51
1942-45, King George VI, black overprint "Bahrain" on White Background issue, 3p-12a, complete set of 13, blocks of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #38/50, 560++
sold
82 **  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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160.00
83 **  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. 147.50++
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115.00
84 **  SG 252b, ba
1941, Seal of the Colony, 3p brown, perforation 14, right sheet margin block of six (2x3), top right stamp with vertical line over horse head (position R4/10), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 111.50++
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85.00
85 **  SG 252c, ca
1947, Seal of the Colony, 3p blue, right sheet margin block of four, bottom right stamp with vertical line over horse head (position R4/10), full OG, NH (top left stamp is hinged), VF, C.v. 133++
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110.00
86 **   216-27
1950, King George VI, Fish, Map, Sailing Ship, Arms, 1c- $2.40, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #271/82, 55
sold
87 **  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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140.00
88    

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
89 **   154-65

Bechuanaland Protectorate

1955-58, Queen Elizabeth II, Baobab Tree and Cattle, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #143/53, 100
sold
90 SG 92 var

Bermuda

1924, King George V, 10s red and green on emerald paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, diagonal gash through the portrait variety, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. 140 for a common stamp
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115.00
91 **  SG 92gb
1930, King George V, 10s red and green on deep emerald paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, broken crown and scroll variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 700 as hinged
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sold
92 **  SG 119e
1951, King George VI, 10s vermilion and green on green ordinary paper, perforation 13, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 192 as singles
sold
93 **  SG 120d
1947, King George VI, 12s6p yellow and gray, printed on ordinary paper, perforation 14, tiny natural inclusion at the top right, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by D. Brandon and others, C.v. 700, Scott #127b
sold
94 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
95  MR1a

British Honduras
War Tax stamps

1916-17, King George V, inverted black overprint "War" over Moire overprint in violet on 1c green, full OG, LH, VF, SG #114a, 300
sold
96 **   65-77

British Occupation of Italian Colonies
Cyrenaica

1950, Mounted Warrior, 1m-500m, complete set of 13, two high values with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SG #136/48, 180
sold
97 **   J1-7

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
sold
98 **  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
110.00
99 **   O13-14

Burma
Official stamps

1937, King George V, black overprint "Burma. Service" on 5r purple and ultramarine, 10r scarlet and green, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #O13/14, 825 as hinged
690.00
100  50-65

Canada

1897, Queen Victoria, Diamond Jubilee issue, complete of 16 imperforated plate proofs, printed on india paper and mounted on cards, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce, only 400 complete sets possible, Unitrade C.v. C$6,860
sold
101 **   1933a
2002, Year of the Horse, (48c) multicolored, horse, denomination and inscription omitted, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade #1933i, C$1,750, Scott C.v. $1,200
sold
102 **   O9, a

Overprinted Official stamps

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 unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$3,600
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1150.00
103  31

Canada
Newfoundland

1865, Queen Victoria, imperforated plate proof of 24c in blue, printed on india paper and mounted on card, bottom sheet margin block of four, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$260++
115.00
104  61-74
1897, Discovery of Newfoundland issue, red diagonal overprint "Specimen", complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$1,500
sold
105 **   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++
290.00
106 **   191/262 var
1932-44, Caribou and Harp Seal, two imperforated pairs of 5c, Die II, pair of imperforated proofs of 5c in black, Die I, 5c and 15c with offset on gum side, three last ones are from Waterlow printings, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade#191b, 257P, 257vi, 262i, C$1,100
sold
107 **  SG 270a
1938, Royal Family, Princess Elizabeth, 4c light blue, right sheet margin horizontal pair, right stamp without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 150, Unitrade #247ii, C$225
115.00
108 **   C9-11

Air Post stamps

1931, Dog Sled and Air Mail Routes, 15c-$1, complete set of three, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$400
sold
109 **   C12
1932, Dornier DO-X Flight, red surcharge $1.50 on Air Mail Routes $1 blue, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$700
sold
110  C18
1933, Balbo Flight, black surcharge $4.50 on 75c bister, position 3 of 4-stamp setting, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by G. Roig and others, Unitrade C.v. C$400
160.00
111 **   19

Cayman Islands

1907, King Edward VII, black handstamped surcharge 1p on 5s vermilion and green, nice quality single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, SG #19, 275
290.00
112  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, BPA certificate, SG #55, 750
400.00
113 **  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
140.00
114 **/*   264a-65a
1935-36, King George V and Scenes, 2c carmine rose and black, 3c olive green and black, both with perforation 14, blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps of 3c block), VF, SG #368a/69a, 196 as hinged singles
115.00
115 **   278-89A, 292a
1938-52, King George VI and Scenes, 2c-10r, complete set of 15, including both 2r and 10r stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SG #386/97, F1, 200
sold
116 **  SG 387f, fa
1943, King George VI and Coconut Palms, 5c orange and green, bottom sheet margin imprint block of eight, third stamp of the bottom row with Apostrophe flaw, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 97++
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sold
117 **  SG 101 fn

Cook Islands

1932, Double Maori Canoe, 2p brown and black, left sheet margin single with inverted center, full OG, NH, VF, reportedly this major error came from the printer's waste, C.v. 500 as hinged
sold
118 **   86

Cyprus

1923, King George V, 45pi dull violet and ultra, watermark Multiple Script CA, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, SG #99, 275 as hinged
230.00
119  114-23
1928, 50th Anniversary of the Colony, 3/4pi-1, complete set of ten, nicely centered, full OG, mostly LH, VF, SG #123/32, 300
sold
120  125-35
1934, King George V and Historical Places, 1/4pi-45pi, complete set of 11, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SG #133/43, 200
sold
121 **  SG 154a
1944, King George VI and view of Soli Theater, 1pi orange, perforation 13 1/2x12 1/2 instead of 12 1/2, top sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce perforation variety with margin on appropriate side, C.v. 550
sold
122 **   183-97
1960-61, Queen Elizabeth II and Scenes, Republic overprint in dark blue, 2m-1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #188/202, 130
sold
123 **/*   65-82, 83-85

Dominica

1923-33, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p-5s and 3s-1, two complete sets of 18 and 3, printed on watermarked Multiple Script CA and Multiple Crown CA paper respectively, fresh quality, full OG, first set is mainly LH, the second one is NH, VF, SG #71/91, 375 as hinged
sold
124 **   97-110, 111
1938-47, King George VI, Landscapes and Scenes, 1/4p- 10s, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #99/109, 75
50.00
125    44a, 48b

Egypt

1905, Sphinx and Pyramid, 2m green and 5m rose, printed on chalky paper, used on individual color postcards from Port Said to Zanzibar via Aden, transit and arrival markings, mostly VF
115.00
126 **   96a
1923-24, King Fuad, 5m orange brown, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
sold
127 **   103
1924, King Fuad, 1 blue and dark violet, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #122, 225 as hinged
170.00
128    136
1931, mixed franking cover from Ismailia-Camp to Stockton, CA via Port Said, insufficiently franked by King Fuad 10m dark red in horizontal pair, machine Port Said cancel is on reverse, upon arrival to New York marked with "Due 3 cents" and pre-cancelled 3c carmine (J73) applied in Stockton, minor conveyance flaws, F/VF
85.00
129 **   343-60
1953, Portrait of King Farouk obliterated with three black bars, 1m-1, complete set of 18, full OG, NH, F/VF
60.00
130  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
131 **/*   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
132 **   N1-19

Issues for Use in Palestine

1948, King Farouk, bilingual overprint "Palestine", 1m-1, complete set of 19, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $112
sold
133 **   N20-38
1953, Portrait of King Farouk obliterated with three black bars, bilingual overprint "Palestine", 1m-1, complete set of 19, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $330
sold
134 **   N39-56
1953-56, Queen Nefertiti, Workers and Mosque, bilingual overprint "Palestine", 1m-1, complete set of 18, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $222
sold
135 **  SG 225w

Falkland Islands

1966, Churchill Commemoration, 1s multicolored, inverted watermark Multiple Crown Block CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 100
70.00
136 **  SG G6b

Falkland Islands Dependencies

1946, King George VI and Map, missing "I" in Shetland Is. variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 250
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170.00
137 **   1L19-33
1954-62, Queen Elizabeth II and Ships, 1/2p-1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #G26/40, 225
sold
138 **   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
140.00
139 **   117-31B, 132-35, 136

Fiji

1938-55, King George VI, Coat of Arms, Maps, Scenes, complete set of 23, including both dies of 1 1/2p, 2p and 6p, a few stamps of early printing with usual streaky gum, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #249/66b, 267, 277.50
sold
140  28-39

Gambia

1902-05, King Edward VII, 1/2p-3s, complete set of 12, watermark Crown CA, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #45/56, 250
sold
141 **   143
1938-46, King George VI and Elephant, 10s black and orange, the high value of the set, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #161, 168++
sold
142 **   107-18

Gibraltar

1938-51, King George VI and Views, 1/2p-1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #121/31, 180
sold
143 **  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. 142++
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115.00
144 **   132-45
1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Fishes, Ships, Scenes, Coat of Arms, 1/2p-1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #145/58, 180
sold
145  26

Gilbert and Ellice Islands

1924, King George V, 1 purple and black on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, Die II, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #24, 550
sold
146 **   50-61 var
1938-43, King George VI, Bird, Ships, Coat of Arms, 1/2p- 5s, complete set of 12, including shades of 2 1/2p and 1s (turquoise blue and brownish black), both with perforation 13 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, SG #43/46, 47a, 48/54, 82
sold
147  58-67

Grenada

1904-06, King Edward VII, 1/2p-10s, complete set of ten, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, SG #67/76, 450
sold
148  77-78
1908, Seal of the Colony, 1s black and 10s red and green, both printed on green watermarked Crown CA paper, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #82/83, 210
sold
149 **   171-83
1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II and Seal of the Colony, 1/2c- $2.50, watermark Multiple Script CA, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet or corner margins, full OG, NH, VF, SG #192/204, 240++
sold
150 **   199
1964, Queen Elizabeth II, 6c olive green and black, watermark Multiple Block CA, full OG, NH, VF, SG #218, 190
sold
151  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
152 SG 53a
1898, surcharge (without Chinese characters) $1 on 96c gray black, excellent centering, a gorgeous single, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, C.v. 2,750
1725.00
153  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
170.00
154 SG 90b
1906, King Edward VII, $10 orange and slate, printed on chalk-surfaced blue paper, very fresh colors and nice centering, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, C.v. 2,000
920.00
155 SG 111a, b
1914-17, King George V, 50c black on blue green paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, two nice singles with white and olive back, the last one is very scarce (D. Brandon certificate), full OG, LH, VF, C.v. 1,338
690.00
156 **   168-73
1941, Centenary of British Rule, 2c-$1, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, SG #163/68, 90
sold
157 **   178-79
1948, Silver Wedding, 10c purple, $10rose carmine, complete set of two, the last is bottom sheet margin example, full OG, NH, VF, SG #171/72, 328.75
sold
158 **  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
159  1-16

British Post Offices in China

1917-21, King George V, black overprint "China" on stamps of Hong Kong, nice quality unit, no toned gum or spots, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SG #1/17, 2,000
1150.00
160   SG Z162

Post Offices in Canton
Ship Mail

May 11, 1897, large size pre-printed cover to Lyon, delivered by S.S. Yangtze, franked by 20 stamps of 5c blue on watermarked Crown CA paper, including blocks of 6 and 14, Paquebot Freighter No.1 "12.Mai.97" date stamp, Lyon arrival "12.Jun.97" marking, metal seals, minor conveyance flaws, mostly VF
N/A
161   SG Z162, Z165-66
May 19, 1897, large size pre-printed cover to Lyon, delivered by S.S. Coromandel, franked by 20 stamps of 5c blue, and one of each - 10c purple on red paper and 30c green, all are printed on watermarked Crown CA paper, red Paris transit is along side, Lyon arrival "18.Jun.97" on reverse, metal seals, some conveyance flaws, F/VF
N/A
162    Z160, Z162, Z165
July 14, 1897, large size pre-printed cover to Lyon, delivered by S.S. Ravenna, franked altogether by 22 stamps, including 2c (10), 5c (2), 10c (10), all are printed on watermarked Crown CA paper, Lyon arrival"14.Aout.97" date stamp on reverse, metal seals, mostly VF
N/A
163  

Revenue Stamps

1880-1970's, 124 mostly used stamps, representing Queen Victoria, Kings Edward VII, George V, George VI, Queen Elizabeth II material, some nicely cancelled items, four on pieces, minor flaws possible, generally clean condition, F/VF
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sold
164 **   142-48

India

1935, King George V, Silver Jubilee, 1/2a-8a, complete set in blocks of four (1/2a in vertical strip of three and a single), one stamp of 3 1/2a has slightly disturbed gum, full OG, NH, VF, SG #240/46, 120 as hinged singles
sold
165 **  SG C12a

China Expeditionary Force

1911, King Edward VII, black double (one albino) overprint C.E.F. on 3p gray, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 140 as hinged
sold
166  70-87

Convention States
Chamba

1938, King George VI, black overprint "Chamba State" on stamps of India, 3p-25r, complete set of 18, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #82/99, 1,200
575.00
167 **/*   87B-88, 101-06
1942-43, King George V, black overprint "Chamba" on stamps of India, 1/2a and 1a, 1r-25r, two complete sets of two and six, fresh quality, full OG, NH (first set) or VLH (appears NH), VF, SG #100/07, 700
sold
168  133-50

Jind

1937-38, King George VI, black overprint "Jind State" on stamps of India, 3p-25r, complete set of 18, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SG #109/26, 1,200
575.00
169 **   165-77
1941-43, King George VI, black overprint "Jind" on "White Background" issue, 3p-12a, complete set of 13, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #137/49, 220++
sold
170  O55-61

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, 950
460.00
171 **   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
172  O17-21

Feudatory States - Jaipur
Official stamps

1932-37, Raja Man Singh, red overprint "Service", 1a-1r, complete set of five, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #O18-22, 500
290.00
173 **   40, var

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
174 **   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
175 **   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
176  N28/41

Iraq
British Occupation of Mesopotamia

1918-20, Historical Places and views of Constantinople, black surcharges on stamps of Turkey, 1/4a/5pa-10r/100pi, complete set of 14, fresh quality, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, SG #1/114, 160
sold
177  NO14-21

Official stamps

for Mesopotamia 1921-22, Historical Places, wavy black surcharge "On State Service" over 1/2a/10pa-2r/25pi, complete set of eight, watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, SG #O33/40, 200
sold
178 **   1/13

Issues for Kingdom of Iraq

1923-25, Camel Corps, Historical Places, Scenes, 1/2a-10r, set of 12 (less stamp of 1r for completion), six stamps with sheet margins, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF, SG #41/53, 250 as hinged
sold
179 **   28-43
1932, King Faisal I, black, green or red bilingual surcharges of "Fils" or "Dinars", 2f/1/2a-1d/25r, complete set of 16, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #106/21, 475 as hinged
sold
180  59-60
1932, King Faisal I, 1/2d deep blue and 1d claret, two high values, perfect centering, full OG, LH, VF, SG #153-54, 290
sold
181  61-78
1934-38, King Ghazi, 1f-1d, complete set of 18, full OG, mainly VLH, VF, SG #172/89, 100
sold
182  79-101
1941-47, Historical Places, 1f-1d, complete set of 23, full OG, mainly VLH, VF, SG #208/29, 100
sold
183 **   110-29, 133-38
1948-51, King Faisal II, 1f-1d, 3f-50f, two complete sets of 20 and 6 respectively, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #271/96, 150
sold
184 **   188-94, 195-209
1958, Issues for the Republic, black Arabic overprints on King Faisal II of 1948-57, 12f-1d, 1f-200f, two complete sets of 7 and 17 respectively, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #419/25, 426/42, 145
sold
185  O1-12

Official stamps

1923, black or red overprint "On State Service" on regular issue of 1923, 1/2a-10r, complete set of 12, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, SG #O54/65, 325
sold
186  O13-24
1924-25, black vertical bilingual overprint "On State Service" on regular issue of 1923, 1/2a-10r, complete set of 12, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, mainly VF, SG #O66-77, 300
sold
187 **   O39-54
1932, King Faisal I, black vertical bilingual overprint "On State Service" over black or green bilingual surcharges of "Fils" or "Dinars", 3f/1/2a-1d/25r, complete set of 16, fresh condition, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #O122/37, 600 as hinged
sold
188 **/*   O55-71
1932, King Faisal I, black bilingual overprint on "Fils" and "Dinars" issue, 2f-1d, complete set of 17, nice condition, full OG, NH (several stamps, including both high values) or LH, VF, SG #O155/71, 200 as hinged
sold
189 **   O90-114
1941-42, Historical Places, black or red vertical bilingual overprint "On State Service", 1f-1d, complete set of 25, full OG, NH, VF, SG #O230-54, 110
sold
190 **   96-98

Ireland

1937, St. Patrick, complete set in blocks of four, watermark "SE" in monogram, 10s with bottom sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF, SG #102/04, 1,800 as hinged singles, Scott C.v. $2,800++
1380.00
191 **  SG 130a

Jamaica

1938, King George VI, Sugar Industry, 1s purple brown and green, left sheet margin single with repaired chimney variety (position R11/1), full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. 650
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sold
192 **   159-74
1956-58, Queen Elizabeth II, Bird, Coat of Arms, Scenes, 1/2p-1, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, VF, SG #159/74, 95
sold
193 **/*   MR5, b

War Tax stamps

1916, King George V, black overprint "War Stamp." on 1 1/2p orange, block of four, bottom right stamp without "S" in "Stamp" variety (position R6/12), full OG, NH (both bottom stamps) or VLH, VF,SG#71, b, 200 as hinged single
sold
194 **   199-206, 207-20

Jordan

1942-44, Amir Abdullah ibn Hussein, 1m-20m, 1m- 1, two complete sets of 8 and 14, printed on paper without watermark and Multiple Script CA watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF, SG #222/29, 230/43, 165
sold
195 **   306-18, 352-67
1954-59, King Hussein and Historical Places, two complete sets of 13 and 16 respectively, full OG, NH, VF, SG #419/31, 480/95, 215
sold
196 **   NJ9 var

Occupation Postage Due stamps

1949, inverted black bilingual overprint "Palestine" on Transjordan postage due 2m orange, unwatermarked issue, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce multiple, SG #PD23a, 800++
460.00
197 **  SG 131ac, ad

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika

1942, King George VI and Crowned Cranes, 1c chocolate brown and black, comb perforation 13 1/4x13 1/4, two bottom sheet margin blocks of four, top left stamp of each block with damaged or retouched left value tablet variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 145++
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110.00
198 **  SG 131ae
1942, King George VI and Crowned Cranes, 1c chocolate brown and black, comb perforation 13 1/4x13 1/4, block of nine, stamp in the middle has break in bird's breast variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 90++
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80.00
199 **   120-35, O1-12, O13-20
1959-62, Queen Elizabeth II and Animals, 5c-20s, complete set of 16, in addition two sets of official stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SG #183/98, O1/12, O11a, O13/20, 128
sold
200 **   1-15

Kuwait

1923-24, King George V, black overprint "Kuwait" on stamps of India, 1/2a-10r, complete set of 15, single Star watermark, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, mostly VF and very scarce never hinged, stamp of 10r with RPS certificate, SG #1/15, 550 as hinged
sold
201 **   59-71
1945, King George VI, black overprint "Kuwait" on the "White Background" issue, 3p-14a, complete set of 13, blocks of four, block of 1 1/2a with small separation at the top, full OG, NH, VF, SG #52/63, 300++
230.00
202 **   83

Leeward Islands

1928, King George V, 1 black and purple on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, fresh colors and perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF, SG #80, 225 as hinged
sold
203 **  SG 83, var
1931-32, King George V, 1p bright scarlet, Die 1, block of four, top right stamp with broken base of second "E" in "LEEWARD" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 160 as four hinged singles w/o variety, Scott #63a, var
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170.00
204 **  SG 96, a
1944, King George VI, 1/2p blue green, top right corner sheet margin block of 12 (6x2), second stamp on the left from the first row with "ISI.ANDS" flaw, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 184++
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sold
205 **  SG 113ca
1944, King George VI, 10s deep vermilion and deep green on green ordinary paper, missing pearl variety (position R5/1), excellent centering and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. 1,700
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1380.00
206 */U  SG 1/62, var

Madagascar
Outstanding Collection in a Green Stockbook

1884-95, 111 mint and used stamps, neatly identified by SG, representing Consular and Inland mail items, presented numerous rare and scarce stamps, highlights included: two unused No.4, unused single of No.8ab, two used of No.11, unused No.12, No.18a and No.20a, No.24 used and faulted (C.v. 20,000), unused single of No.28 and pair of No.30, unused No.31-32 and 33a (C.v. 4,750), unused No.36a in nice condition (C.v. 8,000), as well as tete-beche pairs of Inland mail (No.50-56), No.58 in horizontal strip of six, imperforated between stamps, occasional flaws possible, generally nice quality unit, F/VF or better, great investment opportunity, C.v. is about 80,000
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N/A
207  

Malaya

1971, Butterflies, imperforated multicolored proof of 15c in vertical pair, prepared for Federated States with no portrait and Coat of Arms, full OG, NH, VF
60.00
208 **   J7-12

Postage Due stamps

1936-38, Malayan Postal Union, Numerals, 1c-50c, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, SG #D1/6, 160 as hinged
sold
209 **   74

Malaysian States
Johore

1904-10, Sultan Ibrahim, $50 green and blue, tiny natural translucent spot on watermark visible on reverse only, nice quality single, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce never hinged, C.v. 450 as hinged
sold