Lots 403 - 412, Catalogue of Auction #29 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
403    3-4, 6-7
1919, four stamps of the Second Vilnius issue, used on cover to Dvinsk (now Daugavpils - Latvia), appropriately cancelled with Grodnenskaya PT Kontora violet seal, arrival marking on reverse, light vertical fold did notaffect the stamps, the cover is slightly reduced on the right, otherwise F/VF and scarce mailing
404 **   20-26
1919, Third Kaunas issue, complete set of 6, sheet margin blocks of 9, showing different typesetting varieties, one stamp of 40sk with tiny tear, nevertheless very fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce multiples
405 **   57 var
1919, Vytis issue, 75sk, imperforated right sheet margin imprint block of 6 (3x2), printed on white thin gummed paper, centers are completely omitted, NH, VF
406    58
1920, money order from Mazheikiai to Kaunas, franked with vertical pair of Vytis issue 1auk gray and red, arrival ds, two archival pinholes, otherwise VF
407 **   B52-54 imp

Semi - Postal issues

1939, European Basketball Championships, imperforated complete set of 3, all are sheet margin copies, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #429-31U, ?300
408  C58-62 var

Air Post stamps

1933, black overprint "Darius - Girenas" on Independence issue, commemorating "New York - Kaunas" Flight, complete set of five triangle stamps, fresh, full OG, LH, mostly VF and rare, only 500sets were produced, dealer's guarantees on reverse, Mi #543-47, ?500
409  259 fn
1935, "Lithuanica II", New York - Kaunas Flight, red overprint on 50c gray black and olive, nice margins imperf copy, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by Mikulski, Mi #404 fn, C.v. $250
410    C66-69

Pioneer Flight cover

May 11, 1933, Reopening Air Service, four triangle stamps used on registered cover delivered by Air Service on line "Klaipeda - Koenigsberg", boxed "Mit Luftpost Befordert. Koenigsberg (Pr.) 1" and arrival ds, VF

Lithuanian Zeppelin Flights

April 18-20, 1932, Zeppelin Third South America Flight stationery postcard 36c red to Brazil, uprated with four stamps, red Berlin connection, brown flight cachet, Recife "20.IV.32"arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #150B
May 2-5, 1932, Zeppelin Fourth South America Flight postcard to Brazil, franked with five stamps, red Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Recife "5.V.32"arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #157B