Lots 140 - 147, Catalogue of Auction #30 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
140  10-13

District of Rethymnon

1899, handstamped Coat of Arms in various colors, complete set of four, printed on thick wove paper, 1m blue is type I, cancelled by Rethymnon line postmark, nice and fresh, VF, C.v. $227
120.00
141  10
1899, handstamped Coat of Arms, 1m green, printed on thick wove paper, line Amari cancellation, blue control marking at the top right corner, slight vertical crease is mentioned for accuracy only, VF, according to Karamitsos Cat. a stamp bearing Amari cancellation is 60 times scarcer than a common stamp with Rethymnon cancel
100.00
142  13
1899, handstamped Coat of Arms, 1m blue, printed on thick wove paper, line PNGN (Pighi) cancellation, blue control marking at the bottom left corner, filling horizontal crease, otherwise VF, according to Karamitsos Cat. a stamp bearing Pighi cancellation is 70 times scarcer than a common stamp with Rethymnon cancel
150.00
143  14-34
1899, Poseidon's Trident, without Stars at sides, complete set of 21, including all black stamps, cancelled by Rethymnon line or date stamp, minor usual flaws, nevertheless nice and fresh, F/VF or better, very scarce in complete set, C.v. $3,580
1500.00
144  16 var
1899, Poseidon's Trident, without Stars at sides, 1g orange, broken "T" in "TAXYDPOMEION" variety, neat Rethymnon ds, fresh, F/VF, Karamitsos #38b
100.00
145  20 var
1899, Poseidon's Trident, without Stars at sides, 1m yellow, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair without control markings, double horizontal perforation, slight usual gum wrinkles, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF, any multiples of these stamps are very scarce, especially with error
300.00
146  35-46
1899, Poseidon's Trident, with Stars at sides, complete set of 12, cancelled by Rethymnon ds, two stamps with "GPOC.ION" varieties, minor usual flaws, otherwise fresh, F/VF, C.v. $122++
 
60.00
147  35/46 var
1899, Poseidon's Trident, with Stars at sides, set of five stamps (#35, 39, 41, 42, 46) without control markings, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF
100.00