Lots 1 - 11, Catalogue of Auction #27 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1  63P3-72P3, 73Pa3, 77P3

United States Proofs

1861, definitive issue, 1c-90c, set of 10 imperf plate proofs on india paper, fresh colors, clean and choice set, VF, C.v. $675
300.00
2  185P3
1879, Taylor, 5c blue, imperf plate proof on india paper, fresh, VF, C.v. $70
 
30.00
3  215P3
1887, Jackson, 4c carmine, imperf plate proof on india paper, fresh, VF, C.v. $95
 
50.00
4  E1P4, E3P4

Special Delivery stamps

1885-93, 10c blue, and 10c orange, two imperf plate proofs on cards, fresh, VF, C.v. $100
 
50.00
5  O61P4/O70P3

Official Stamps - Department of State

1873, three plate proofs, 7c and 90c are on cards, and $10 - on india paper, fresh, VF, C.v. $86
 
40.00
6  PR10P3/PR32P3

Newspaper stamps

1875, 3c-$60, set of 11 imperf plate proofs in india paper, fresh, VF, C.v. $142
70.00
7  LO1P4-2P4

Carriers' stamps

1851, Franklin 1c blue, and Eagle 1c blue, two imperf plate proofs on cards, fresh, VF, C.v. $50
 
30.00
8    

United States Zeppelin Flights

April 21-22, 1925, Airship "Los Angeles" (Z.R.-3) Bermuda Flight, two covers, first one was delivered by direct flight to Hamilton, the other one - with return flight to Lakehurst, all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #20N, 20P
100.00
9 **   14

Canal Zone

1904, red surcharge 8c on 50c bister brown, left sheet margin block of 4, top left stamp with broken "C" and "L" in "CANAL" var, horiz perf separation, lightly hinged on margin, which is just touched top left stamp, three stamps are completely NH, F/VF, C.v. $130 as for hinged singles
100.00
10 **   C1-3

Ryukyu Islands - Air Post stamps

1950, dove and map of Ryukyus, complete set of 3, fresh, NH, VF, C.v. $205
100.00
11    

American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia

1919, illustrated Japanese envelope used as free-frank military cover, addressed to Denver, cancelled with "US Postal Agency Siberia Sep.25.1919" ds, faint red boxed "A.E.F. Siberia. Censored", VF
200.00