Lots 173 - 178, Catalogue of Auction #29 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
173  15, 17
1853, Napoleon III, top inscription "Empire Franc", lot of six imperforated trial color proofs of 20c (1) and 25c (5), various colors, nice margins, no gum as issued, mostly VF
150.00
174  37c
1869, Napoleon III, 5fr gray blue, neat "six-pointed star" cancellation, repaired minor thin as always exists, otherwise fresh, F/VF, Yvert #33a, Scott C.v. $800
200.00
175  226b
1925, Peace and Commerce, 5fr carmine, stamp from Paris Exhibition souvenir sheet, LH, VF, Yvert #216, Scott C.v. $75
 
40.00
176 **   C27

Air Post stamps

1950, Air view of Paris, 1000fr dark violet blue and black on light blue paper, complete issue by Yvert, NH, VF, C.v. $85
 
50.00
177 SB  Yv 190-C1

Stamp Booklet

1929, Dulcream, 4Fr unexploded stamp booklet, contains pane of twenty of 20c red violet, fresh, VF, Yvert C.v. ?45
 
30.00
178    

French Occupation of Lemnos

1919, free-frank PPC to Algeria, bearing military label "De Zouaves. Battalion Territorial", tied with "Tresor et Postes.198" ds, violet military marking, VF and scarce card
200.00