Lots 412 - 443, Catalogue of Auction #27 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
412 **   165a
1901, Flying Mercury, 1L brown, two right sheet margin imperf blocks of 4, printed on thin watermarked paper, types I and II respectively, block of type I with slightly disturbed gum, block of type II has one stamp LH, all others are NH, VF, Karamitsos #170A,B
 
75.00
413  165
1901, Flying Mercury, trial color imperf proof of 1L in lake, right sheet margin block of 4, top right stamp with tiny natural wrinkle, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
414  168
1901, Flying Mercury, imperf left sheet margin proof of 5L, double impression of green and black colors, printed on paper without watermark, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
415 **   168c var
1901, Flying Mercury, 5L blue, error of color, imperf block of 4, printed on thin watermarked paper, slight traces of mounts on reverse, NH, VF and rare, Karamitsos #173Ac, 480 as two hinged pairs
400.00
416 **   169a
1901, Flying Mercury, 10L rose red, type I, imperf right sheet margin block of 4, two top stamps with natural wrinkle, otherwise fresh, NH, VF
 
50.00
417 **   174a
1901, Flying Mercury, 50L brown lake, imperf bottom sheet margin block of 12 (3x4), printed on watermarked paper, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce multiple, Karamitsos #179A
250.00
418  175
1901, Flying Mercury, imperf die proof of 1d in black, engraved printing, top left corner margin block of 4, printed on stamp paper, a part of watermark "Perkons, Bacon & Co. Ltd", fresh, no gum as issued, VF
250.00
419  184
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf plate proof of 1L in brown, printed on rose cardboard, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
420  185
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf plate proof of 2L, left sheet margin horiz pair, double impression of red and black colors, litho printing on paper without watermark, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
421  186
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf plate proof of 3L in blue green, left sheet margin horiz pair, printed on light blue cardboard, negligible paper discoloration at the top margin only, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
350.00
422  188
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf trial color proof of 10L in rose carmine, horiz pair, printed on stamp watermarked paper, tiny ink traces on reverse, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
423  188
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf plate proof of 10L in greenish blue, block of 4, printed on white cardboard, no gum as issued, VF and rare multiple
750.00
424  189
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf trial color proof of 20L in ultra, vert pair, printed on stamp watermarked paper, very fresh, no gum as issued, F/VF
300.00
425  190
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf plate proof of 25L in rose carmine, block of 4, printed on white cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare multiple
750.00
426  190
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf plate proof of 25L in ultra, printed on white cardboard, small faults, no gum as issued, VF appearance
100.00
427  190
1906, Special Olympic Games, perf plate proof of 25L in rose carmine, printed on white thin cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare
300.00
428  191
1906, Special Olympic Games, three imperf plate proofs of 30L, colors: violet (die sunk), yellow olive, and yellow green, printed on white cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
500.00
429  192
1906, Special Olympic Games, two imperf plate proofs of 40L, first one is in orange, the other one - die sunk in dark brown, both are printed on white cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
350.00
430  192
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf plate proof of 40L in red, horiz pair, printed on rose cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
350.00
431  192
1906, Special Olympic Games, perf plate proof of 40L in blue, printed on light blue cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare
300.00
432  192
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf plate proof of 40L in blue, block of 4, printed on light blue cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare multiple
750.00
433  193
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf plate proof of 50L in lilac, block of 4, printed on light blue cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare multiple
750.00
434  197
1906, Special Olympic Games, 5d dark blue, dry gum as often, very light trace of hinge, perfect centering, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
435  197
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperf die sunk proof of 5d in dark blue, printed on white cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
436  346-51
1930, Independence issue, set of six imperf plate proofs in issued colors, blocks of 4, printed on thick white paper, two have bottom margins, block of 10d with a few pin-point yellowish spots invisible from the face, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare colorful group
750.00
437    

Greek Zeppelin Flights

March 20-23, 1932, Zeppelin First South America Flight stationery postcard to Brazil, uprated with two stamps, Berlin connection, violet flight cachet, Recife "23.III.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #138B, 1,100++
500.00
438    
April 18-20, 1932, Zeppelin Third South America Flight stationery postcard to Brazil, uprated with two stamps, Berlin connection, brown flight cachet, Recife "20.IV.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #150B, 650++
350.00
439    
August 29 - September 1, 1932, Zeppelin Fifth South America Flight real photo postcard to Brazil, franked with five stamps, Berlin connection, Friedrichshafen dispatch, violet flight cachet, arrival ds on reverse, VF, Sieger #171B
200.00
440    
May 6-9, 1933, Zeppelin First South America Flight registered postcard to Argentina, franked with five stamps, red Berlin connection, blue flight cachet, arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #202Ba
200.00
441    
June 3-6, 1933, Zeppelin Second South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked with four stamps, red Berlin connection, green flight cachet, Pernambuco "6.VI.33" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #214B
200.00
442    
September 16-20, 1933, Zeppelin Seventh South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked with six stamps (two - on reverse), red Berlin connection, blue flight cachet, Pernambuco "20.IX.33" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #232B
200.00
443    
June 9-12, 1934, Zeppelin Second South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked with six stamps (three - on reverse), red Berlin connection, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "12.IV.34"arrivaland all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #250Aa var
200.00