Lots 297 - 327, Catalogue of Auction #29 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
297 **   165a
1901, Flying Mercury, 1L brown, two right sheet margin imperforated blocks of 4, printed on thin watermarked paper, types I and II respectively, block of type I with slightly disturbed gum, block of type II has one stamp LH, all others are NH, VF, Karamitsos #170A,B
 
75.00
298  165
1901, Flying Mercury, trial color imperforated proof of 1L in lake, right sheet margin block of 4, top right stamp with tiny natural wrinkle, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
299  168
1901, Flying Mercury, imperforated left sheet margin proof of 5L, double impression of green and black colors, printed on paper without watermark, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
300 **   168c var
1901, Flying Mercury, 5L blue, error of color, imperforated block of 4, printed on thin watermarked paper, slight traces of mounts on reverse, NH, VF and rare, Karamitsos #173Ac, 480 as for two hinged pairs
400.00
301 **   169a
1901, Flying Mercury, 10L rose red, type I, imperforated right sheet margin block of 4, two top stamps with natural wrinkle, otherwise fresh, NH, VF
 
50.00
302  175
1901, Flying Mercury, imperforated die proof of 1d in black, engraved printing, top left corner margin block of 4, printed on stamp paper, a part of watermark "Perkons, Bacon & Co. Ltd", fresh, no gum as issued, VF
250.00
303  184
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 1L in brown, printed on rose cardboard, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
304  185
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 2L, left sheet margin horizontal pair, litho printing on paper without watermark, double impression of red and black colors, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
305  186
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 3L in blue green, left sheet margin horizontal pair, printed on light blue cardboard, negligible paper discoloration at the top margin only, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
300.00
306  188
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated trial color proof of 10L in rose carmine, horizontal pair, printed on white watermarked paper, tiny ink traces on reverse, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
307  188
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 10L in greenish blue, block of 4, printed on white cardboard, no gum as issued, VF and scarce multiple
750.00
308  189
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated trial color proof of 20L in ultra, vertical pair, printed on white watermarked paper, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
309  190
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 25L in rose carmine, block of 4, printed on white cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
750.00
310  190
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 25L in ultra, printed on white cardboard, small faults, no gum as issued, VF appearance
100.00
311  190
1906, Special Olympic Games, perforated plate proof of 25L in rose carmine, printed on white thin cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare
300.00
312  191
1906, Special Olympic Games, three imperforated plate proofs of 30L, colors: violet (die sunk), yellow olive, and yellow green, printed on white cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce assembly
500.00
313  192
1906, Special Olympic Games, two imperforated plate proofs of 40L, first one is in orange, the other one - die sunk in dark brown, both are printed on white cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
314  192
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 40L in red, horizontal pair, printed on rose cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
315  192
1906, Special Olympic Games, perforated plate proof of 40L in blue, printed on light blue cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
316  192
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 40L in blue, block of 4, printed on light blue cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce multiple
750.00
317  193
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 50L in lilac, block of 4, printed on light blue cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
750.00
318  197
1906, Special Olympic Games, 5d dark blue, dry gum as often, very light trace of hinge, perfect centering, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
319  197
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated die sunk proof of 5d in dark blue, printed on white cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
320 **   335-37
1927, General Fabvier issue, complete set of three, bottom right corner margin blocks of 4, post office fresh, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $140 as singles
100.00
321  346-51
1930, Independence issue, set of six imperforated plate proofs in issued colors, blocks of 4, printed on thick white paper, two have bottom margins, block of 10d with a few pin-point yellowish spots invisible from the face, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare colorful group
750.00
322 **   C1-4

Air Post stamps

1926, "Patakonia", complete set of four, corner margin blocks of 4, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $220 as singles
150.00
323  Karamitsos #A1A-4A
1933, Bari Exhibition, red overprint on "Patakonia" issue, complete set of 4, very fresh and nicely centered, each stamp has security black overprint on reverse showing a plane inside circle, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. 1,200
600.00
324    

Greek Zeppelin Flights

March 20-23, 1932, Zeppelin First South America Flight stationery postcard to Brazil, uprated with two stamps, Berlin connection, violet flight cachet, Recife "23.III.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #138B, 1,100++
500.00
325    
April 18-20, 1932, Zeppelin Third South America Flight stationery postcard to Brazil, uprated with two stamps, Berlin connection, brown flight cachet, Recife "20.IV.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #150B, 650++
350.00
326    
August 29 - September 1, 1932, Zeppelin Fifth South America Flight real photo postcard to Brazil, franked by five stamps, Berlin connection, Friedrichshafen dispatch, violet flight cachet, arrival ds on reverse, VF, Sieger #171B
200.00
327    
May 6-9, 1933, Zeppelin First South America Flight registered postcard to Argentina, franked with five stamps, red Berlin connection, blue flight cachet, arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #202Ba
200.00