Lots 22 - 40, Catalogue of Auction #27 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
22    4

Batum (British Occupation)

1919, Imperial stationery postcard with black surcharge "Batum. Ob. 35kop" on 3k red, uprated by 1r red brown, sent from Batum to Italy, VF
150.00
23  6 var
1919, Aloe Tree, 5r brown, vertical pair printed on both sides, triple impression of design on reverse, one is inverted, no gum as issued, VF and spectacular piece
100.00
24 **/*   33 var
1920, black surcharge 25r on 5k claret, block of 4, two bottom stamps with inverted surcharges, showing two tete-beche pairs, top stamps are LH, bottom error stamps are NH, fine and rare, with S. Sismondo certificate stating"... fewer than five examples may exist", SG #29 var
600.00
25 **/*   37 var
1920, black surcharge 25r on 14k blue and deep carmine, block of 4, two bottom stamps with inverted surcharges, showing two tete-beche pairs, top stamps are previously hinged, bottom error stamps are NH, VF and rare, with S. Sismondo certificate stating "... fewer than five examples may exist", SG #31 var
1000.00
26 **   38 var
1920, black surcharge 25r on 25k green and violet, vertical tete-beche pair due to top stamp has inverted surcharge, very fresh, NH, VF and scarce, BPA and S. Sismondo certificates, SG #32 var
500.00
27 **/*   40 var
1920, blue surcharge 25r on 25k green and violet, block of 4, two bottom stamps with inverted surcharges, showing two tete-beche pairs, top stamps are VLH, bottom error stamps are NH, VF and rare, with S. Sismondo certificate stating "...fewer than five examples may exist", SG #32a var
1000.00
28 */U   

Batum Oblast Duty Stamps

1918-19, Aloe Tree, 20k-30r, lot of six imperforated values, including three with overprint "British Occupation", three - mint, three - used, F/VF and scarce assembly
150.00
29 **   230-41

British Guiana

1938-52, King George VI, map, waterfall, birds, complete set of 12, two of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #308/19, 65
 
60.00
30 **   27-34

British Occupation of Italian Colonies - Tripolitania

1951, King George VI, surcharge "B. A. Tripolitania" and new denominations, second issue, complete set of 8, NH, F/VF, SG #T27/34, 48
 
40.00
31 **   131-44

Canada - Newfoundland

1923-24, landscapes, caribou, 1c-24c, regular issue, complete set of 14, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #149/62, C.v. $205++
180.00
32 **   C2a

Newfoundland - Air Post stamps

1919, Alcock's Trans-Atlantic Flight, $1 on 15c scarlet, "no comma after Post" variety, nice centering, NH, VF, C.v. $300
250.00
33 **   122-34

Cayman Islands

1950, King George VI, ships, plane, living creatures, complete set of 13, NH, VF, SG #135/47, 55
 
50.00
34  54-64

Falkland Islands

1929, King George V and penguins, complete set of 11, very fresh, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #116/26, 550
350.00
35 **   78

Fiji

1912, King Edward VII, 1 purple and black on red paper, watermark Mult Crown CA, intact perforation and very fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #124, 300 as hinged
300.00
36 **   113 var

Gambia

1929, King George V and elephant, 1s blackish purple on yellow buff paper, color variety, comb instead of linear perforation, bottom right corner margin block of 4, full OG, NH, VF, SG #134a, 168 as hinged singles
200.00
37    

Gibraltar - Zeppelin Flight

October 14-19, 1933, Zeppelin Century of Progress Flight registered cover to Argentina, franked with three stamps, Berlin connection, red flight cachet, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce, Sieger #238E, 850++
500.00
38 **   8-11

Gilbert and Ellice Islands

1911, Pandanus Pine, complete set in right sheet margin blocks of 4, fresh, NH, F/VF, SG 8/11, 46++
 
60.00
39 **   40-51
1939-55, King George VI, bird, ships, views, cplt set of 12, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #43/54, 38
 
40.00
40 **   115-27

Gold Coast

1938-44, King George VI and Castle, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #120/32, 27
 
30.00