Lots 192 - 226, Catalogue of Auction #29 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
192    

Very Rare Tiflis pre-philatelic mailing

1821, stampless entire letter (wrapper and enclosure) sent from Tiflis to Kirchberg (Baden-Wurttemberg), written in German, sealed with wax, excellent condition
750.00
193  15 imp
1919, National Republic issue, 60k red, imperforated copy with double impression due to pre-printing paper fold, no gum as issued, VF
50.00
194 **   15 imp
1919, National Republic issue, 60k red, imperforated block of 4, top right stamp has missing large part of the design, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
195  12-17
1919, National Republic issue, set of 7 imperforated proofs in various colors, including unissued denominations, printed on yellowish paper without gum, some with sheet margins, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
196  13 var
1921, inverted black diagonal overprint "De Jure" on 40k orange, imperforated copy, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #11 var
100.00
197  26/29
1922, four imperforated values: two of 500r carmine of slightly different shades, 1000r and 3000r, each has a part of violet or red violet overprint "Specimen" in Georgian, no gum as issued, VF and scarce assembly
300.00
198  26
1922, soldier 500r, six imperforated proofs, printed on smooth white thin paper, colors: red, blue, violet, green, orange and black, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
199  26
1922, soldier 500r, eight imperforated proofs, printed on white vertically laid paper, all existing colors: green, carmine, red, blue, dark blue, violet, orange and brown, no gum as issued, VF
400.00
200  27
1922, sower 1000r, four imperforated proofs, printed on smooth white thin paper, colors: vermilion, carmine, violet and black, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
201  27
1922, sower 1000r, eight imperforated proofs, printed on white vertically laid paper, all existing colors: green, carmine, red, blue, dark blue, violet, orange and brown, no gum as issued, VF
400.00
202  28
1922, industry and agriculture, 2000r blue in vertical imperforated pair, a part of red violet overprint "Specimen" in Georgian on reverse, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
203  28
1922, industry and agriculture 2000r, six imperforated proofs, printed on smooth white thin paper, all existing colors: carmine, orange, blue, violet, brown, and dark blue, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
204  28
1922, industry and agriculture 2000r, six imperforated proofs, printed on yellowish thickened paper, all existing colors: carmine, orange, blue, violet, brown, and dark blue, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
205  29
1922, industry and agriculture 3000r, six imperforated proofs, printed on smooth white thin paper, all existing colors: carmine, orange, blue, violet, brown, and dark blue, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
206  29
1922, industry and agriculture 3000r, six imperforated proofs, printed on yellowish thickened paper, all existing colors: carmine, orange, blue, violet, brown, and dark blue, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
207  29
1922, industry and agriculture 3000r brown, two imperforated stamps printed on white wove paper, first one has the design of 2000r dark blue (#28) printed upside down on the back, the other one with red violet overprint "Specimen" on reverse, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
208  30
1922, industry and agriculture 5000r, seven imperforated proofs, printed on white horizontally laid paper, colors: carmine, vermilion, orange, blue, violet, brown, and dark blue, no gum as issued, VF
350.00
209  30
1922, industry and agriculture 5000r, three imperforated proofs, printed on smooth white thin paper, colors: carmine, vermilion and black, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
210    30, B1
1922, cover from Tiflis to Frankfurt via Moscow, franked on reverse with three stamps, including horizontal pair of 5000r green, Moscow transit marking, VF
150.00
211    30, B2
1922, registered cover from Tiflis to Moscow, franked on the back with seven stamps, including block of six of 5000r green, arrival ds, roughly opened at the top, still VF
200.00
212    30, B2
1922, registered cover from Tiflis to Dresden, franked on the back with five stamps, including horizontal strip of four of 5000r green, postmarked on arrival, VF
200.00
213  36b
1923, violet handstamped surcharge 20,000r on 1000r brown, fresh, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $200
150.00
214 **   39a var
1923, black handstamped surcharge 40,000r on 5000r green, block of 4, top left stamp with double surcharge, bottom ones with completely missing surcharge, slightly creased gum as often, fresh, full OG, NH, VF and spectacular piece, State Collection handstamp on reverse
250.00
215    36, 38, 39a, B2
1923, registered cover from Tiflis to Berlin via Moscow, franked on reverse with four surcharged values, arrival and transit markings, a little soiling with postmark ink, still VF
200.00
216    37, 38, 40
1923, registered cover from Tiflis to Halle via Moscow, franked with nine values (8 - on reverse), two of them have black surcharges, arrival ds, VF
200.00
217    38, 39
1923, registered cover from Batum to Germany, franked on reverse with thirteen stamps, including block of 10 and horizontal pair of violet surcharge 40,000r on 5000r green, postmarked on arrival, VF
250.00
218  43/47 imp
1923, black printed surcharges 10,000r-80,000r, imperforated complete set of 4, full OG or no gum as issued, VF
100.00
219  50a
1923, black large size handstamped surcharge 15,000r over Armenian 5r on 15k red brown and blue, postally used vertical pair, nicely cancelled, fresh, F/VF and very rare, especially in pair, this stamp is listed, but not priced in Scott Cat.
500.00
220 **   B2 imp

Semi - Postal issues

1922, Coat of Arms, 100r brown red, imperforated block of four without surcharges, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
221 **   B2-4 imp
1922, Famine Relief issue, three imperforated blocks of 4, surcharges strongly shifted on each block, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
222  B1-4 var
1922, Coat of Arms issue without surcharges, imperforated plate proofs in black, complete set of 4, printed on smooth white thin paper, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
223  B1-4, var
1922, Coat of Arms issue without surcharges, 25r-500r, last one of the unissued design, six imperforated plate proofs in black or gray black, printed on thin cardboards, no gum as issued, VF and rare
400.00
224  B1-4 var
1922, Coat of Arms issue without surcharges, two complete sets of imperforated proofs in orange, first one is printed on smooth white thin paper, the other one - on white vertically laid paper, the total is 8 proofs, mostly margin copies, no gum as issued, VF
400.00
225  B1-4 var
1922, Coat of Arms issue without surcharges, two complete sets of imperforated proofs in carmine, first one is printed on smooth white thin paper, the other one - on white vertically laid paper, the total is 8 proofs, mostly margin copies, no gum as issued, VF
400.00
226  B1-4 var
1922, Coat of Arms issue without surcharges, five complete sets of imperforated proofs, printed on vertically laid paper, colors: vermilion, green, brown, blue, and violet, the total is 20 proofs, mostly margin copies, no gum as issued, VF and rare assembly
1000.00