Lots 241 - 248, Catalogue of Auction #27 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
241  10-13

Russian Administration - District of Rethymnon

1899, handstamped Coat of Arms in various colors, complete set of 4, printed on thick wove paper, all with line Rethymnon cancellation, and Russian blue control mark, clean and nice, VF, C.v. $227
100.00
242  10
1899, handstamp 1m green, printed on thick wove paper, line Amari cancellation, blue control mark at the top left corner, VF and scarce
150.00
243  10
1899, handstamp 1m green, printed on thick wove paper, line Margaritas cancellation, blue control mark at the top right corner, VF and very rare
300.00
244    10
1899, handstamp 1m green, bearing blue Russian control marking, used on cover with pre-printed Cretan flag, tied with blue line "Rethymnon" cancellation, VF and very rare cover, signed J. Schmitt, H. Grobe certificate
500.00
245 (*)   11 var
1899, handstamp 2m black, printed on quadrille paper, blue control marking at the bottom right corner, unused, no gum, VF, Karamitsos #15, ?150
 
50.00
246 */U   14/31
1899, Poseidon's Trident, without Stars at sides, set of 13 stamps, including 4 mint (one without control marking) and 9 used, minor usual flaws, otherwise full OG, hinged, or used, F/VF, C.v. $860
300.00
247 */U   14/31
1899, Poseidon's Trident, without Stars at sides, set of 16 stamps, less #28 and #30, twelve stamps used, four - mint, usual flaws, generally fresh, F/VF, C.v. $1,280
 
400.00
248  35-46
1899, Poseidon's Trident, with Stars at sides, complete set of 12, in addition left sheet margin imperforated stamp of 1g green (thinned), small usual flaws, still full OG, hinged, F/VF, C.v. $171.50++
100.00