Lots 89 - 98, Catalogue of Auction #26 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
89  1
1879, Coat of Arms, 5c black and orange, perfect colors and intact perf, full OG, VLH, VF, expertized by P.V. Karaivanoff, Mi #1, ?200
100.00
90  1, 3-5
1879, Coat of Arms, set of 4, less 10c, all are neatly cancelled, very fresh and nice set, F/VF, Mi #1, 3-5, ?330
75.00
91  8
1881, Coat of Arms, 10s black and green, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, Mi #8, ?220
75.00
92 */(*)   21B-22
1885, litho surcharges on the Coat of Arms, cplt set of 4, very fresh, unused (no gum) or hinged (#21C), VF, Mi #21II-24II, ?1,000
250.00
93  41-42 var
1896, Coat of Arms, 2Lv rose and 3Lv black and buff, imperf complete set of 2 in horiz pairs, nice balanced margins and fresh colors, full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare, Mi #44U-45U, ?1,600++
600.00
94 **   101a
1912, Tsar Ferdinand, 5s pale green instead of dark olive color var, perfectly centered, NH, VF and extremely rare undervalued stamp, signed by Karaivanoff, with a copy of his certificate for block of 4, the stamp is originated from top right corner of block. The certificate stating: "the emission of this very rare variety was 500 stamps, of which were saved mint only 40...". Mi #90F, ?1,100 as hinged
1000.00
95 **  Mi Block #111U
1981, Soccer World Cup "Spain' 82", imperf souvenir sheet of 1 without control number at the bottom, post office fresh, NH, VF, this s.s. is listed, but no price indicated in Michel Cat., modern rarity
500.00
96    27

Eastern Rumelia

1885, blue ovpt (type b) on 5pa lilac and pale lilac, used on pre-printed reply postcard (reply portion is attached) in Philippole (Plovdiv), blue bilingual ds, address is partly erased, still VF, signed V. Karaivanoff
200.00
97    28
1885, blue ovpt (type b) on 10pa green and pale green, used on pre-printed postcard from Philippole (Plovdiv) to Vienna, tied with circular straight lines canc, bilingual ds, Vienna arrival marking, VF and scarce
300.00
98    28a
1885, blue ovpt (type a) on 10pa green and pale green, used on pre-printed reply postcard (reply portion is attached) from Philippole (Plovdiv) to Sofia, tied with circular straight lines canc, blue bilingual ds, address is partly erased, nevertheless VF, signed V. Karaivanoff
250.00