Lots 16 - 41, Catalogue of Auction #25 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
16 **   1-11

Abu Dhabi

1964, Sheih and Antelope, cplt set of 11, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $119.50
80.00
17  1-12

Aden

1937, Dhows, cplt set of 12, very fresh and choice, full OG, LH, VF, the "key" value expertized by A. Diena, SG #1/12, ?500
400.00
18 **   16-27
1939-48, King George VI and landscapes, cplt set of 13, fresh, NH, VF, SG #16/27, ?50
 
50.00
19 **   23-32

Ascension

1934, King George V, landscapes and birds, cplt set of 10, fresh, full OG, all are NH, except 1/2p, which is LH, VF, SG #21/30, ?110 as hinged
150.00
20 **   40-49
1938-53, King George VI and landscapes, cplt set of 13, nice centering and perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $350
300.00
21 **   52-61A

Bahrain

1948-49, King George VI, stamps of Great Britain, surch issue, fresh, NH, VF, SG #51/60a, ?75
 
70.00
22 **   18-28

Basutoland

1938, King George VI and crocodile, cplt set of 11, NH, F/VF, SG #18/28, ?55
 
50.00
23 **/*   33 var

Batum (British Occupation)

1920, black surch 25r on 5k claret, block of 4, two bottom stamps with inverted surch, resulting in two tete-beche pairs, top stamps are LH, bottom error stamps are NH, fine and rare, with S. Sismondo certificate stating "... fewer than five examples may exist", SG #29 var
600.00
24 **/*   37 var
1920, black surch 25r on 14k blue and deep carmine, block of 4, two bottom stamps with inverted surch, resulting in two tete-beche pairs, top stamps are previously hinged, bottom error stamps are NH, VF and rare, with S. Sismondo certificate stating "... fewer than five examples may exist", SG #31 var
1000.00
25 **   38 var
1920, black surch 25r on 25k green and violet, vert pair, top stamp with inverted surch, forming tete-beche pair, very fresh, NH, VF and scarce, BPA and S. Sismondo certificates, SG #32 var
500.00
26 **/*   40 var
1920, blue surch 25r on 25k green and violet, block of 4, two bottom stamps with inverted surch, showing two tete-beche pairs, top stamps are VLH, bottom error stamps are NH, VF and rare, with S. Sismondo certificate stating "...fewer than five examples may exist", SG #32a var
1000.00
27 **   115-26

British Honduras

1938-47, King George VI, plane, arms and landscapes, cplt set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #150/61, ?90
75.00
28 **   14-26

British Occupation of Italian Colonies

Eritrea

1950, King George VI, surch "B. A. Eritrea" and new denominations, cplt set of 13, NH, VF, SG #E13/25, ?70
 
60.00
29 **   27-34

Tripolitania

1951, King George VI, surch "B. A. Tripolitania" and new denominations, second issue, cplt set of 8, NH, F/VF, SG #T27/34, ?48
 
40.00
30 **   C2a

Canada - Newfoundland

1919, Alcock's Trans-Atlantic Flight, $1 on 15c scarlet, "no comma after Post" var, nice centering, NH, VF, C.v. $300
250.00
31 **   85-96

Cayman Islands

1935-36, King George V, maps, birds, animals, landscapes, cplt set of 12, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #96/107, ?170 as hinged
250.00
32 **/*   85-96
1935-36, King George V, maps, birds, animals, landscapes, cplt set of 12, very fresh, several stamps are NH, others are LH or hinged, F/VF, SG #96/107, ?170++
150.00
33 **   122-27

Falkland Islands

1955-57, Queen Elizabeth II, cplt set of 6, NH, VF, C.v. $32.75
 
20.00
34 **   78

Fiji

1912, King Edward VII, ?1 purple and black on red paper, watermark Mult Crown CA, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #124, ?300 as hinged
325.00
35 **   70-86

Gambia

1912-22, King George V, watermark Mult Crown CA, cplt set of 17, some with sheet margins, fresh colors and full OG, NH, F/VF and rare never hinged, SG #86/102, ?110 as hinged
250.00
36 **   87-96
1921-22, King George V, watermark Mult Script CA, cplt set of 10, eight of which with sheet margins, extremely fresh and nice set, full OG, NH (a few stamps are hinged on margins only), F/VF and scarce never hinged, SG #108/17, ?80 as hinged
150.00
37  102-20
1922-29, King George V and elephant, cplt set of 19, nice and flawless set, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #122/42, ?130
120.00
38 **   113 var
1929, King George V and elephant, 1s blackish purple on yellow buff paper, color var, comb perf, bottom right corner margin block of 4, full OG, NH, VF, SG #134a, ?168 as hinged singles
250.00
39 **   132-43
1938-46, King George VI and elephant, cplt set of 16, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #150/61, ?85
75.00
40 **   8-11

Gilbert and Ellice Islands

1911, Pandanus Pine, cplt set in right sheet margin blocks of 4, fresh, NH, F/VF, SG #8/11, ?46++
 
60.00
41 **   131-42

Grenada

1938-50, King George VI and Seal of the Colony, cplt set of 12, NH, VF, SG #152/63, ?45
 
40.00