Lots 361 - 392, Catalogue of Auction #28 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
361  94
1903, Liberty, four trial color imperforated proofs of 3c, printed on stamp paper in orange, black, brown and light blue, fresh, full OG or no gum as issued, VF
200.00
362  94
1903, Liberty, two imperforated plate proofs of 3c in rose and light blue, printed on chalk surfaced thin cards, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
363  103 imp
1906, Chimpanzee, 5c ultra and black, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
80.00
364  106
1906, Egret, three imperforated trial color proofs of 20c, one is printed on rose lilac paper, two others - on white paper, different color combinations, full OG or no gum as issued, VF
150.00
365  110
1906, hippopotamus, gray proof of center only, imperforated bottom sheet margin block of 4, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
366 */(*)   116, 118-24 var
1909-12, President Barclay, flowers, and views, imperforated set of 9 values, including #118 is in tete-beche pair, fresh, full OG or no gum as issued, F/VF
150.00
367 **/*   127E var
1912, Commerce, red surcharge 3c on 10c black and ultra, imperforated left sheet margin tete-beche block of 4, two stamps are NH, two - LH, VF
100.00
368  156, var
1915-16, gunboat, two stamps bearing surcharge 2cts on 5c ultra and black, first one with surcharge in red, the other one with surcharge in black, last one is not listed either in Scott or Michel Cat., both with full OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
369  164
1918, palm civet, composite essay of not accepted design, fully handpainted, mounted on card, approximate size 70x118mm, produced by Perkins, Bacon Co, VF and unique piece
1500.00
370  169 var
1918, traveler's tree, 25c dark green and green, right sheet margin triangle block of 4, missing perforation between stamps on the left, favor cancel, full OG, error is NH, VF, reportedly only 10 such errors known
100.00
371  253 var
1936, Vulture, inverted violet surcharge 12c on 30c red violet and black, full OG, previously hinged, VF
 
50.00
372  288
1942, Monkey, printer's proof in gray of center only, mounted on card, approximate size 127x102mm, endorsed at the bottom "Special V-83325. American Bank Note Company", fresh, VF and rare
300.00
373 **/*   B3, var

Semi - Postal issues

1918, Antelope, surcharge 2c + 1c green and black, top margin block of 4, right stamps with double surcharge of black color, two stamps are LH, two - NH, VF
100.00
374 **/*   B3, var
1918, Antelope, surcharge 2c + 1c green and black, left sheet margin block of 4, right stamps with red color strongly shifted to the left, two top stamps are hinged, two bottom ones - NH, VF
 
75.00
375  B3, var
1918, Antelope, surcharge 2c +1c green and black, horizontal pair, left stamp with double black cross in surcharge, full OG, LH, VF
 
50.00
376 **   B3, var
1918, Antelope, surcharge 2c + 1c green and black, left sheet margin horizontal strip of 3, the middle stamp without "Two Cents" in surcharge, nice centering, NH, VF
100.00
377 **/*   B4 var
1918, Palm Civet, surcharge 2c + 2c rose and black, vertical strip of 3, stamp is in the middle with double perforation at four sides, NH(1) or LH, VF
100.00
378  B8 var
1918, Mercury, surcharge 2c + 20c claret and black, imperforated bottom margin copy, surcharge without red color in the cross, fresh, previously hinged, VF
75.00
379  B13 var
1918, Coast Scene, inverted surcharge 2c + $1 yellow brown and blue, fresh, previously hinged, fine copy
 
50.00
380  C14 var

Air Post stamps

1941, Coast Line, 3c blue, erroneously overprinted in red with plane and "Air Mail", glazed gum on a few tips of perforation on the right, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Sanabria guarantee marking
100.00
381  F10

Registration stamps

1903, President Gibson, inscribed "Buchanan", imperforated plate proof of 10c violet and black, printed on ordinary paper, bottom margin block of 4, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
382  F12
1903, President Gibson, inscribed "Harper", imperforated plate proof of 10c violet and black, printed on blue gray thin card, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
 
50.00
383  F13
1903, President Gibson, inscribed "Monrovia", imperforated plate proof of 10c yellow and black, printed on blue gray thin card, block of 4, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
384  F13
1903, inscribed "Monrovia", three imperforated plate proofs of frame only, colors: orange, violet and brown, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
385  F17-18
1919, Coast Scene 10c, two imperforated triangle values in tete-beche pairs, inscribed "Harper" and "Monrovia", fresh, LH or no gum as issued, VF
100.00
386  O43, a var

Official stamps

1903, Liberty, 3c green, imperforated bottom margin block of 4, two bottom stamps with omitted overprint, no gum as issued, VF and rare, just a few such errors recorded
200.00
387 **/*   O46 imp
1906, Elephant, 1c green and black, imperforated complete sheet of 50 (5x10), light crease is affecting three stamp, clean and nice, hinged at the corners, full OG, mostly NH, VF and scarce multiple
1000.00
388 **/*   O59 var
1909-12, Palm Trees, 1c emerald and green, omitted overprint, imperforated top margin block of 4, slightly uneven gum, two top stamps are LH, two bottom ones - NH, VF
150.00
389 **/*   O62 var
1909-12, Commerce, 10c black and ultra, imperforated sheet margin tete-beche pair with repeated overprint, NH or previously hinged, VF
75.00
390 (*)   O70 var
1910, Commerce, quadruple red surcharge 3c on 10c black and ultra, imperforated sheet margin tete-beche pair, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
75.00
391 **   O87-88, O88a
1915-16, President Barclay and Gunboat, two strips of 10 and two strips of 5 (#O88a), bearing various types of surcharge, full OG, NH or LH (2 stamps), VF, C.v. $175
100.00
392 **   O107 var
1918, Mandingos, 75c carmine brown and black, omitted overprint, imperforated top margin block of 4, usual uneven gum, LH on margin only, stamps are NH, VF
150.00