Lots 419 - 435, Catalogue of Auction #25 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
419  60
1897, Elephant, 5c lake and black, proof pane in issued colors, bottom margin is missing, perf reinforced by hinges at two sides, large part of OG, F/VF and scarce
150.00
420 **   103 imp
1906, Chimpanzee, 5c ultra and black, left sheet margin imperf copy, full OG, NH, VF
 
50.00
421  103 imp
1906, Chimpanzee, 5c ultra and black, imperf top margin horiz pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
80.00
422 **   104 var
1906, Great Blue Touraco, 10c red brown and black, side margin block of 8, interesting perf freak, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged multiple
100.00
423  105
1906, Agama, imperf plate proof of 15c in dark green and emerald, printed on card, horiz pair, two scratches on reverse mentioned for accuracy only, no gum as issued, VF
120.00
424  106
1906, Egret, imperf plate proof of 20c in carmine and black, bottom left corner margin block of 4, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
425  106
1906, Egret, imperf trial color proof of 20c in brown and blue, printed on light blue paper, block of 4, full OG, two top stamps are previously hinged, two bottom ones - NH, VF
200.00
426  115-24
1909-12, regular issue, imperf plate proofs in black, cplt set of 10, printed on stamp paper, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
300.00
427  160 var
1917, double (one sideways) red surch 4c on 25c yellow green, horiz pair, dried gum, still NH, F/VF
 
70.00
428 **/*   174 var
1918, Liberian College, $2 violet and black, imperf left sheet margin block of 4, NH or LH (two top stamps), VF
75.00
429  191a
1921, St. Paul River, 75c red brown and black, center is inverted, neatly canc, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, this var exists cancelled only, C.v. $70
 
50.00
430  B4 var

Semi - Postal issues

1918, Palm Civet, surch 2c+2c rose and black, two stamps, first one has double printing of black color of the cross, second one - black color strongly misplaced, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
80.00
431 **/*   C46/48B var

Air Post stamps

1944-45, five stamps: #C46x2, C48x2, C48B, various positions of surch (diagonal, sideways or inverted), NH or LH, VF, Kessler or J. Stolow handstamped guarantee markings
100.00
432 **/*   O46 imp

Official stamps

1906, Elephant, 1c green and black, imperf bottom margin block of 4, fresh, full OG, hinged on two top stamps and margin, two stamps are NH, VF
75.00
433  O64 var
1909-12, plants, 20c bister and green, omitted ovpt, center is inverted, fresh, large part of OG, F/VF
75.00
434  O67 var
1909-12, canoe, 50c brown and green, right sheet margin imperf copy, triple ovpt, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
435  O98 var
1918, Antelope, 1c green and red brown, inverted ovpt, full OG, hinged, fine copy
 
50.00