Lots 296 - 301, Catalogue of Auction #28 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
296  166/73
1901, Hermes, six imperforated plate proofs in black, five of which (2L-30L) are printed on stamp paper, 40L - on thin white card, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
297  185
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated horizontal gutter pair of die proof of 2L, double impression of red and black colors, litho printing on paper without wmk, light fold between stamps, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
298  195
1906, Athens Special Olympic Games, die proof of 2d in gold, printed on card size 68x47mm, no gum as issued, VF and very rare, signed by P. Holcombe
1000.00
299 **   470 var
1945, Franklin D. Roosevelt, 60D black and gray, imperforated block of 4 with top margin, design is printed on gum side, NH, VF and scarce multiple, Karamitsos #638e
200.00
300    

Pioneer Flights

November 24, 1926, Early Flight cover from Athens to Constantinople, franked with four values including #C2, arrival ds on the back, light vertical fold did not affecting the stamps, VF
75.00
301    
June 2, 1932, First Flight cover from Athens to Tirana, franked with six values, line confirmation cachet, undelivered and returned to sender via Thessaloniki, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce, only 122 items carried
150.00