Lots 235 - 243, Catalogue of Auction #28 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
235 **   13a
1919, the National Republic issue, 40k orange red, perforated top right corner margin block of 30 stamps (5x6), including inverted block of 12 is in the middle, which is forming nine vertical or horizontal tete-beche pairs, post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce multiple
236 **/*   15 var
1919, the National Republic issue, 60k red, imperforated block of 4, printed on both sides, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
237  18 var
1920, the Queen Thamar issue, 2r red brown, horizontal imperforated pair, left stamp with inverted inscription and denomination at the top, full OG, hinged, VF
238 **/*   12-20 var
1921, red Soviet Star overprints on the National Republic issues, imperforated complete set of 9, blocks of 4, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
239 **/*   36-40, a
1923, violet or black handstamped surcharges on the Soviet issue, complete set by Michel Cat. of 19 stamps, full OG, some NH, mostly LH/hinged, F/VF
240  36b
1923, violet handstamped surcharge 20,000r on 1000r brown, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $200
241 **   45 var
1923, black printed surcharge 20,000r on 500r carmine, bottom left corner margin block of 15, four stamps at the bottom row with reading up surcharge, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
242 **/*   12-55, B1-4

Nice Collection

1919-23, 73 stamps (#50 - used) are forming complete country collection includes all Scott basic numbers, perforated and imperforated, and in addition National Guard and De Jure issues, very fresh and nice lot, full OG, primarily NH, some hinged, F/VF or better, Scott C.v. $666 for listed stamps
243  12-30, B1-4 var

Excellent Collection of Imperforated Plate Proofs

1919-22, 117 proofs on VARIO pages, including 11 of the First National Republic issue, 49 of the First Soviet issue, and 57 of Semi-Postal issue without surcharges; various colors and papers, minor duplication, extremely nice and fresh high potential lot, no gum as issued, VF and rare
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