Lots 1486 - 1503, Catalogue of Auction #24 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1486  30
1932, black instead of brown proof of surch 2k on 50k black green and red brown, perf 10, block of four, post office fresh condition, NH, VF and rare, reportedly only one sheet of 100 these proofs has been produced
1500.00
1487 **   31a
1932, inverted dark blue surch 3k on 70k dull red and bister, cplt sheet of 100 with intact margins, folded vert along perf, otherwise post office fresh, NH, VF, and possibly the only known cplt sheet of this error, Scott C.v. $60,000++
15000.00
1488 **   41
1933, handstamped surch 15k (5.1mm) on 6k orange yellow, top margin block of 4, showing various spaces between lines of surcharges, very fresh, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $2,000 as hinged singles
600.00
1489 **   40, 44
1933, handstamped surch 15k (type II) and 35k (type III, 5.1mm) on revenue stamps, cplt set of 2, NH, VF, C.v. $1,800 as hinged
750.00
1490 **/*   40-41, 44
1933, three handstamped surch on revenue stamps, 15k on 6k orange yellow, types II and III, and 35k on 15k red brown, type III, very fresh, two stamps are NH, #40 is VLH, F/VF and scarce assembly, C.v. $2,300 as hinged
900.00
1491    40, 44
July 14, 1933, registered cover from Kyzyl to Moscow, franked with surch (large size, type II) 15k, and surch (small size, type III) 35k, tied with Kyzyl ds, arrival marking on reverse, VF, all these covers usually offered with removed address, the cplt cover is very scarce
1000.00
1492 **   45-52
1934, views and animals, cplt set of 8, NH, VF, C.v. $77
 
40.00
1493    61-70
March 26, 1935, animals, cplt set of ten, used on large size registered cover from Turan to Italy, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
150.00
1494    71-72, 79, 81, 85a, C10, C13
1937, landscapes and animals, seven stamps, including 40k deep brown, perf 11 1/2, used on large size registered cover from Kyzyl to Switzerland, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, minor water staining at the LL corner, still VF
100.00
1495    75, 80, 82a, C11, C14-15
1937, landscapes and animals, six stamps, including 25k orange red, perf 11 1/2, used on large size registered cover from Kyzyl to New York, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, minor water staining at the LL corner, still VF
100.00
1496    78, 83-84, 87-88, C12
1937, landscapes and animals, six stamps, used on large size registered cover from Kyzyl to New York, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
100.00
1497 **   120, 122-23
1943, Coat of Arms and Government Building, set of 3, printed on buff paper, perf at one or two sides, fresh, no gum as issued, VF, C.v. $280++, 25k slate blue is listed, but unpriced in Scott
200.00
1498 **   120a-23a
1943, Coat of Arms and Government Building, cplt set of 4, printed on white paper, perf at one or two sides, 25k black - printed on unevenly gummed paper, others without gum as issued, F/VF, C.v. $405++
250.00
1499 **   120a
1943, Coat of Arms, 25k slate blue, printed on white paper, cplt sheet of 5 stamps, imperf at sides, fresh, no gum as issued, VF, C.v. $450 as singles
300.00
1500 **   121a
1943, Coat of Arms, 25k black, printed on white unevenly gummed paper, cplt sheet of 5 stamps, imperf at sides, NH, VF, C.v. $625 as singles
400.00
1501 **   C1-9, var

Air Post stamps

1934, airplanes and animals, cplt set of 10, including two stamps of 50k printed on white and greenish paper, stamp of 1r with tiny spot of gum skip, stamp of 2r is small size, very fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
75.00
1502  C1-7
1934, airplanes and animals, imperf trial color proofs in rose carmine, set of seven up to 50k, extremely fresh with large margins, full OG, LH, VF and very rare assembly, each stamp with Kessler handstamped guarantee marking
3000.00
1503 **   C8a
1934, airplane and yaks, 1t deep blue, perf 12 1/2, NH, VF, C.v. $155
75.00