Lots 483 - 491, Catalogue of Auction #25 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
483    1

Poland No.1

1863, 10k blue and rose, nicely centered and with intact perf, used on cover from Warsaw to Plotsk, canc with "1" inside concentric circles, all appropriate markings, roughly opened due to wax seal, otherwise VF, expertized by H.E. Jungjohann, BPP
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484  1
1860, 10k blue and rose, forgery printed on horiz laid paper, postally used with "63" inside concentric circles (Parczew - Siedlce Govt), minor perf irregularities, still F/VF and quite scarce
485  3

Russian Imperial stamps used in Poland

1858, 20k blue and orange, printed on thick paper, cancelled with "70" inside concentric circles (Sokolow), intact perforation and nice embossing, VF and rare, Mi #3x, ?2,000=US$2,440
486    23
1872, 10k brown and blue, printed on horiz laid paper, used on entire wrapper from Warsaw to Nuernberg, tied with "P.D." inside concentric circles (Warsaw Train Station), red Aus Russland and arrival ds, VF
1945, free-frank military postcard, handstamped "Wojskowy", posted in the mail at Soviet Field PO, Polish three-line censorship marking and Moscow arrival ds, VF and very scarce mailing
488 **   B49-49B

Semi - Postal stamps

1946, Education issue, cplt set of 3, all are bottom right corner margin copies, NH, VF, Mi #445-47, ?150
489 **   

Air Post stamps

1939, Gordon - Bennett Balloon Post, 25gr-1zl, semi-official stamps, cplt set of 3, NH, VF
490 **   C26Cd
1948, Roosevelt, Pulaski, Kosciuszko, s.s. of 3, post office fresh, NH, VF, Mi Bl #11, ?400

Polish Corps in Great Britain

1946, Great Britain postal stationery registered envelope 3p green, uprated with 10p blue (#247), tied with "Poszta Polowa. 114", sent to Gedera (Palestine) via Italy, all appropriate markings, VF