Lots 317 - 329, Catalogue of Auction #30 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
317 **   1, var
1918, Coat of Arms, 5k carmine, printed on the back of a German military map, top right corner margin imperforated block of 32, showing different plate flaws, right vertical row of 4 stamps is printed on blank part of a map, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
200.00
318    111, 118
1923, money letter from Riga to Germany, franked by 50r dark brown and pale brown, and 10s rose red, sealed with wax, postmarked on arrival, VF and interesting "ruble-lat" franking
150.00
319    
1931, International money order from Riga to Paris, franked by two regular stamps, upon arrival uprated with French 75c rose lilac, backstamped, VF and scarce mixed franking item
100.00
320  164-67
1932, Riga Exhibition, overprinted issue, imperforated archival plate proofs in issued colors, complete set in horizontal pairs, nice margins all around, no gum as issued, VF and rare, reportedly only 40 imperforated sets were produced
750.00
321  184-92
1937, President K. Ulmanis, imperforated archival plate proofs in issued colors, complete set of 9, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare, reportedly only 40 imperforated sets were printed
750.00
322 SB   200a-05a

Stamp Booklet

1938, 20th Anniversary of the Republic, 2.02Ls unexploded booklet, bearing panes of 2 or 4 stamps separated by interleaves, fresh, VF
200.00
323    

Zeppelin Flights

April 18-20, 1932, Zeppelin 3rd South America Flight postcard to Brazil, franked by five stamps, Berlin connection, brown flight cachet, Pernambuco "20.IV.32" arrival marking, minor reverse soiling, still VF, Sieger #150B
400.00
324    
May 2-5, 1932, Zeppelin 4th South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by six stamps, Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "5.V.32" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #157B
400.00
325    
October 9-13, 1932, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by seven stamps (three on reverse), Berlin connection, red flight marking, Pernambuco "13.X.32" arrival ds, VF, Sieger #189B
400.00
326    
June 3-6, 1933, Zeppelin 2nd South America Flight postcard to Brazil, nicely franked by five stamps, Berlin connection, green flight cachet, Pernambuco "6.VI.33" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #214B
400.00
327    2N47/51

Soviet Occupation of Latvia

1940, registered mixed franking cover from Riga to Zurich, franked by seven stamps, including six Latvian regular values, and Soviet 80k carmine, postmarked on arrival, VF
150.00
328    
1941, registered mixed franking cover from Riga to Zurich, franked by five stamps, including four Latvian and one Soviet Union values, arrival ds, VF
150.00
329    2N31

Russian West Army issues for Latvia

1919, registered cover sent locally in Jelgawa, franked by surcharge 2r on 50k violet and green, boxed registered marking is alongside, VF, expertized by Mikulski
300.00