Lots 508 - 521, Catalogue of Auction #27 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
508  60
1897, Elephant, 5c lake and black, proof pane in issued colors, bottom margin is missing, perf reinforced by hinges at two sides, large part of OG, F/VF and scarce
150.00
509 **   103 imp
1906, Chimpanzee, 5c ultra and black, left sheet margin imperf copy, full OG, NH, VF
 
50.00
510 **   103 var
1906, chimpanzee, 5c ultra and black, bottom right corner margin imperf block of 12 (3x4), only one stamp is LH, all others are NH, VF and rare multiple
500.00
511  106
1906, Egret, imperf plate proof of 20c in carmine and black, bottom left corner margin block of 4, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
512  106
1906, Egret, imperf trial color proof of 20c in brown and blue, printed on light blue paper, block of 4 with printer's watermark, full OG, two top stamps are previously hinged, two bottom ones - NH, VF
200.00
513  115-24
1909-12, regular issue, imperf plate proofs in black, complete set of 10, printed on stamp paper, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
300.00
514 **/*   174 var
1918, Liberian College, $2 violet and black, imperf left sheet margin block of 4, NH or LH (two top stamps), VF
75.00
515  B4 var

Semi - Postal issues

1918, Palm Civet, surch 2c+2c rose and black, two stamps, first one has double printing of black color of the cross, second one - black color strongly misplaced, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
80.00
516 **/*   C46/48B var

Air Post stamps

1944-45, five stamps: #C46x2, C48x2, C48B, various positions of surcharges (diagonal, sideways or inverted), NH or LH, VF, Kessler or J. Stolow handstamped guarantee markings
100.00
517 **/*   O46 imp

Official stamps

1906, Elephant, 1c green and black, imperf bottom margin block of 4, fresh, full OG, hinged on two top stamps and margin, two stamps are NH, VF
150.00
518  O59 imp
1909-12, Palm Trees, 1c emerald and black, bottom right corner margin block of 4, slightly uneven gum as always, fresh, previously hinged, VF
120.00
519 (*)   O62 var
1909-12, Commerce, 10c black and ultra, tete-beche imperf block of eight triangle stamps, red "OS" overprint double on all stamps, fresh, unused, no gum VF
200.00
520  O67 var
1909-12, canoe, 50c brown and green, right sheet margin imperf copy, triple overprint, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
521  O98 var
1918, Antelope, 1c green and red brown, inverted overprint, full OG, hinged, fine copy
 
50.00