Lots 380 - 401, Catalogue of Auction #29 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
380  60
1897, Elephant, 5c lake and black, proof pane in issued colors, bottom margin is missing, perforation reinforced by hinges at two sides, large part of OG, F/VF and scarce
100.00
381  94
1903, Liberty, imperforated plate proof of 3c in light blue, sheet margin block of 6, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
382 **   103 imp
1906, Chimpanzee, 5c ultra and black, left sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF
 
50.00
383 **   103 imp
1906, Chimpanzee, 5c ultra and black, bottom right corner margin imperforated block of 12 (3x4), only one stamp is LH, all others are NH, VF and rare multiple
500.00
384  106
1906, Egret, imperforated plate proof of 20c in carmine and black, bottom left corner margin block of 4, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
385  106
1906, Egret, imperforated trial color proof of 20c in brown and blue, printed on light blue paper, block of 4 with printer's watermark, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
386  109-10
1906, flag and hippopotamus, two plate proofs of centers only, first one is in green, the other one - in black with printer's watermark, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
387  115-24
1909-12, regular issue, 1c-75c, imperforated plate proofs in black, complete set of 10, printed on stamp paper, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
300.00
388  115
1909, regular issue, imperforated plate proof of frame of 1c with double impression in green and red, in addition black impression of frame is printed on reverse, bottom right corner margin block of 4, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
389  122
1909, President Barclay, imperforated trial color proof of 30c in rose carmine, block of 4, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
390 (*)   126B
1910, Commerce, red surcharge 3c on 10c black and ultra, rouletted, triangle block of 4, including tete-beche pair, fresh, unused, no gum, VF, C.v. $120++
75.00
391 **/*   174 var
1918, Liberian College, $2 violet and black, imperforated left sheet margin block of 4, two top stamps with printer's watermark, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF
120.00
392  B4 var

Semi - Postal issues

1918, Palm Civet, surcharge 2c+2c rose and black, two stamps, first one has double black color impression of the cross, the other one with strongly misplaced red color, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
100.00
393  B5 var, a
1918, Sailing Vessel and Palms, surcharge 5c+2c gray blue and black, two horizontal pairs, left or right stamp of each pair with "two cents" printed twice, last one has inverted one surcharge, and in addition horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
394 **/*   C45/50

Air Post stamps

1944-45, surcharges of new denominations, set of 8 stamps, including #C45, C47, C48B and C50, as well as two of each of #C46 and C48 with various positions of surcharges (diagonal, sideways or inverted), NH or LH/hinged, VF, Kessler or J. Stolow handstamped guarantee markings, C.v. $237.50
150.00
395  F13

Registration stamps

1903, President Gibson, three imperforated plate proofs of 10c, inscribed "Monrovia", black centers and frames in blue, red or green, printed on various colored paper; in addition three proofs of center only on different paper, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
250.00
396  J3-9 imp

Postage Due stamps

1893, Figures of Value, 2c-40c, imperforated complete set of 7, printed on colored paper, nice margins, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
397 **/*   O46 imp

Official stamps

1906, Elephant, 1c green and black, bottom margin imperforated block of 4, fresh, full OG, hinged on two top stamps and margin, two stamps are NH, VF
120.00
398  O59 imp
1909-12, Palm Trees, 1c emerald and black, bottom right corner margin imperforated block of 4, slightly uneven gum as always, fresh, previously hinged, VF
100.00
399 (*)   O62 imp
1909-12, Commerce, 10c black and ultra, tete-beche imperforated block of eight triangle stamps, red "OS" overprint double on all stamps, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
200.00
400  O67 var
1909-12, Canoe, 50c brown and green, right sheet margin imperforated copy, triple overprint, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
401 **/*   O71 var, imp
1910-12, Commerce, red surcharge 3c on 10c ultra and black, reversed colors, two stamps, perforation 12 and imperforated, both have sheet margins, full OG, NH (hinged on margin) or LH, VF, and scarce
150.00