Lots 525 - 535, Catalogue of Auction #27 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
525    3-4, 6-7
1919, four stamps of the Second Vilnius issue, used on cover to Dvinsk (now Daugavpils - Latvia), appropriately cancelled with Grodnenskaya PT Kontora violet seal, arrival marking on reverse, light vert fold did not affecting the stamps, the cover is slightly reduced on the right, otherwise F/VF and scarce mailing
526 **   20-26
1919, Third Kaunas issue, complete set of 6, sheet margin blocks of 9, showing different typesetting varieties, one stamp of 40sk with tiny tear, nevertheless very fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce multiples
527 **   57 var
1919, Vytis issue, 75sk, imperf right margin imprint block of 6 (3x2), printed on white thin gummed paper, centers completely omitted, NH, VF
528    58
1920, money order from Mazheikiai to Kaunas, franked with vert pair of Vytis issue 1auk gray and red, arrival ds, two archival pinholes, otherwise VF
529 **/*   119a
1922, League of Nations' Recognition of Lithuania, 8auk (instead of 6auk) dark blue and greenish blue, printing error, block of 8 (4x2), one stamp with tiny thin from hinge removal, otherwise very fresh, nice centering, NH (6) or previously hinged, VF, and very scarce multiple, Mi #136F, ?960++
530  259 fn
1935, "Lithuanica II", New York - Kaunas Flight, red overprint on 50c gray black and olive, nice margins imperf copy, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by Mikulski, Mi #404 fn, C.v. $250
531 **   B43-46

Semi - Postal issues

1938, National Olympiad, complete set of 4, NH, VF, Mi #417-20, ?50
532  C40 var

Air Post stamps

1930, J. Tubelis, 5c multi, bister color is completely omitted, full OG, hinged, VF, Mi #307F
533    C80 fn

Pioneer Flight

September 21, 1935, "Lithuanica II", New York - Kaunas Flight Feliksas Vaitkus mixed franking cover, numbered "870" and signed by pilot at the bottom, franked with three air post values (two on reverse),including Viatkus' black diagonal overprint on 40c lake and blue and US 6c dull orange, violet flight cachet and all appropriate marking, VF and scarce

Lithuanian Zeppelin Flights

April 18-20, 1932, Zeppelin Third South America Flight stationery postcard 36c red to Brazil, uprated with four stamps, red Berlin connection, brown flight cachet, Recife "20.IV.32"arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #150B
May 2-5, 1932, Zeppelin Fourth South America Flight postcard to Brazil, franked with five stamps, red Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Recife "5.V.32"arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #157B