Lots 40 - 65, Catalogue of Auction #29 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
40    130, 157, 163, 165
1920, eight surcharged values, including surcharge 100r on 3.50r black and gray on vertically laid paper, and surcharge 3r on 3k red in imperforated pair (not listed in Scott) used on reverse of registered cover from Yerevanto Tiflis, postmarked on arrival, slight vertical fold away from the stamps, still VF and very rare
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750.00
41    159-60
1920, registered cover from Yerevan to Tiflis, franked on reverse by two surcharged values, postmarked on arrival, slight traces of mounts on obverse, fresh,, VF and rare
500.00
42  1/265

Armenian National Republic issues

Powerful Collection

1919-20, framed and unframed characters and monograms with surcharges of new denominations on Imperial issues collection of 194 different primarily mint stamps (9 - used), including surcharges on Romanov Dynasty and World War I Charity issues, very fresh and nice lot, several doubtful overprints are included, however vast majority is properly expertized, F/VF or better, Scott C.v. is about $2,000
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500.00
43 Mi Ia-e

Paris issue

1920, Eagle with Sword, 1r-15r, five stamps in horizontal pairs, each stamp is overprinted "Specimen", full OG, LH, F/VF
150.00
44 Mi Ia
1920, Eagle with Sword, imperforated plate proof of 1r in black, printed on thin card, top margin copy, no gum as issued, VF
75.00
45 Mi Ib
1920, Eagle with Sword, seven imperforated plate proofs of 3r in various colors, four of which are in green of distinctly different shades, two are in various shades of red, and one is in blue with the design in green printed upside down on reverse and misplaced, full OG or no gum as issued, F/VF
200.00
46 Mi Ic
1920, Eagle with Sword, five imperforated plate proofs of 5r red in distinctly different shades, one stamp has minor thin, otherwise fresh, no gum as issued, F/VF
150.00
47 Mi Id
1920, Eagle with Sword, three imperforated plate proofs of 10r in blue, distinctly different shades, one stamp has insignificant thin from hinge removal, fresh, no gum as issued, F/VF, Romeko guarantee marking
100.00
48 Mi Ie
1920, Eagle with Sword, imperforated plate proof of 15r in black, printed on thin card, in addition imperforated plate proof in issued color (dark violet), no gum as issued, F/VF, last one with Romeko guarantee marking
100.00
49 Mi Ih
1920, Ararat Mountain, four plate proofs of 50r in various shades of blue and black brown, two perforated and two imperforated, perforated ones with full OG, imperforated have no gum as issued, VF
200.00
50 Mi Ih
1920, 25 imperforated plate proofs of 50r in various colors, mounted on two pages from a collection, frames only, no gum as issued, F/VF or better, very scarce assembly
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750.00
51 Mi Ii
1920, 20 imperforated plate proofs of 70r in various colors, mounted on page from a collection, frames only, fresh, no gum as issued, F/VF or better, scarce assembly (website photo)
600.00
52 **/*  Mi Ik var
1920, Ararat Mountain, 100r red and black brown, block of 4, additional lines of horizontal and vertical perforation, full OG, NH (3) or LH, VF
150.00
53 Mi Ik
1920, Ararat Mountain, imperforated plate proof of 100r in red and black brown (issued colors), block of 4 with additional lines of horizontal and vertical perforation across the design, no gum as issued, VF
250.00
54 Mi Ik
1920, Ararat Mountain, imperforated plate proof of 100r in red and black brown (issued colors), block of 25, lines of horizontal and vertical perforation across the design, no gum as issued, VF and scarce multiple (website photo)
1000.00
55  278/94
1921, First Constantinople Issue, imperforated plate proofs printed on glazed paper, set of 15 (less #291, and #294) in blocks of 4, some of them with sheet margins, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF and extremely rare multiples, reportedly one sheet of each denomination has been produced
2500.00
56 **/*   293 var
1921, Ararat Mountain, 25,000r gray blue, vertical tete-beche pair, tiny gum wrinkles between stamps only, very fresh, full OG, previously hinged in the middle, stamps are NH, VF and extremely rare. This tete-beche pair has not been recorded until now
750.00
57 **   309a
1922, 10,000r black and pale rose, horizontal and vertical tete-beche pairs, fresh, NH, F/VF, C.v. $70 as hinged
 
60.00
58 */U   310/33

Surcharges on Soviet issue

Collection

1922, lot of 35 mint (13) and used stamps on VARIO page, includes red (4), violet (10) and black (21) surcharges, minor flaws are possible, mostly fresh and F/VF, C.v. $1,140
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400.00
59  322 var
1922, error of black surcharge 500,000 instead of 50,000 on 1000r dull blue and pale blue, postally used, unnecessary "0" hand corrected by violet line, F/VF and rare
600.00
60 */U   347/86
1922, red surcharges on the First Constantinople issue, set of 11 (5 - postally used), including two types of surcharge 2(k) on 2r gray, full OG or used, F/VF, Mi #142b/55b, ?2,700
500.00
61 */U   354/90

Black Surcharges on the First Constantinople issue

Collection

1922, 51 mint and used (23) stamps on VARIO page showing various types of surcharges, identified by Michel Catalogue, minor flaws are possible, mostly fresh, F/VF, Mi C.v. ?4,380
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800.00
62 **   355, var
1922, handstamped black surcharge 20(k) on 500r brown violet, imperforated block of 24 (6x4), stamp on position 17 has double surcharge, lightly folded mostly between stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
63  371, var
1922, manuscript surcharge in red 1k on 250r dark blue, perforated and imperforated, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, expertized by Jemchouchin
100.00
64  381 var
1922, black surcharge 50k over 50(k) on 25,000 gray blue, nice margins imperforated copy, postally used at Yerevan, fresh, VF and extremely rare, expertized by Vinner
1000.00
65 Mi 168B, var
1922, two used imperforated stamps with violet or red manuscript "k" over black surcharge 15(k) on 250r dark blue, fresh, F/VF and rare, Mi C.v. ?840
400.00