Lots 337 - 348, Catalogue of Auction #26 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
337    
1784, stampless entire wrapper from Riga to Amsterdam, bearing small boxed Riga cancellation, sealed with wax, VF and scarce XVIII century mailing
200.00
338    111, 118
1923, money letter from Riga to Germany, franked with 50r dark brown and pale brown, and 10s rose red, sealed with wax, postmarked on arrival, VF and interesting "ruble-lat" franking
150.00
339    
1931, International money order from Riga to Paris, franked with two regular stamps, upon arrival uprated with French 75c rose lilac, backstamped, VF and scarce mixed franking mailing
100.00
340  164-67
1932, Riga Exhibition, overprinted issue, imperf archival plate proofs in issued colors, cplt set in horiz pairs, nice margins all around, no gum as issued, VF and rare, reportedly only 40 imperf sets were produced
750.00
341  184-92
1937, President K. Ulmanis, imperf archival plate proofs in issued colors, cplt set of 9, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare, reportedly only 40 imperf sets were produced
750.00
342    2N47/51
1940, registered cover from Riga to Zurich, franked with seven stamps, including six Latvian regular values, and Soviet 80k carmine, postmarked on arrival, VF
150.00
343    
1940, registered cover from Riga to Bern, franked altogether with seven stamps, including five Latvian and two Soviet Union adhesives, arrival ds, VF
150.00
344    
1941, registered cover from Riga to Zurich, franked with five stamps, including four Latvian and one Soviet Union values, arrival ds, VF
150.00
345    B46-50

Semi - Postal issues

1929, Z.A. Meierovics, cplt set of 5 used on registered cover from Riga to Jelgava, tied with Riga "24.VIII.29" ds, arrival marking on the back, VF
75.00
346 SB   200a-205a

Stamp Booklet

1938, 20th Anniversary of the Republic, 2.02Ls unexploded booklet, bearing panes of 2 or 4 stamps separated by interleaves, fresh, VF
200.00
347 Mi IA-IIA

Eleja (Elley)

1919, 15k orange and 30k green, two revenue stamps ovpt "Pastmarka", used on piece, cancelled by Eleja with manuscript date "24.X.19", partly imperf as always, VF
120.00
348    2N31

Russian West Army issues for Latvia

1919, registered cover sent locally in Jelgawa, franked with surch 2r on 50k violet and green, boxed registered marking is alongside, VF, signed Mikulski
300.00