Lots 1161 - 1174, Catalogue of Auction #31 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1161 **   100a
1945, Pope Pius XII, 3L dark carmine, block of 4, each stamp with omitted Christ image, two values with small natural inclusion invisible from the face, folded horizontally along perforation, fresh, NH, VF, Sassone #100a, ?1,040++
300.00
1162 **   99-101 var

Pope Pius XII issue - Perforation Errors Collection

1945, 1L-5L, lot of fourteen items, including 3 blocks and horizontal strip of four, 5 vertical pairs, and 5 singles, imperforated at the top or bottom, on the right or between stamps, the total is 19 errors, excellent condition, full OG, mostly NH, with just several LH, F/VF or better, Sassone C.v. is over ?3,500
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1000.00
1163  123 var
1949, Basilicas, 3L violet, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark, appears NH, VF, Sassone #123e, ?300
100.00
1164 **   124 var
1949, Basilicas, 5L deep orange, left sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, NH, VF, Sassone #124e, ?300
100.00
1165 **   125 var
1949, Basilicas, 8L blue green, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, very light trace of hinge on sheet margin only, stamps are NH, F/VF, Sassone #125e, ?300
100.00
1166 **   158 var
1953, Popes, 3L red brown and black, balanced margins imperforated copy, NH, VF, expertized by A. Diena, Sassone #158a, ?325
100.00
1167  195-96
1955, Fra Angelico, 50L carmine brown and 100L blue, two imperforated plate proofs, printed on gummed paper, balanced margins, NH, VF
200.00
1168  212
1956, St. Ignatius of Loyola, 35L dark red brown, imperforated plate proof, printed on gummed dark rose paper, bottom sheet margin copy, NH, VF and scarce, Raybaudi certificate
150.00
1169 **   225 var
1957, Capranica College, 35L greenish black, top right corner margin vertical pair, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, NH, VF, Sassone #225a, ?500
150.00
1170 **   419 var
1965, Visit of Pope Paul VI to the United Nations, 300L lilac, right sheet margin imperforated copy, NH, VF and rare
250.00
1171  760
1985, St. Gregory VII, perforated die proof of 2500L in rose, printed on gummed paper, left sheet margin copy, design is shifted to the bottom, NH, VF and scarce, Raybaudi certificate
150.00
1172 **   C16-17

Air Post stamps

1948, Archangel Raphael and Tobias, complete set of 2, full OG, NH, F/VF, Sassone #A16/17, ?700
250.00
1173 **   C16 var
1948, Archangel Raphael and Tobias, 250L gray black, right sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and rare, expertized by A. Diena, Raybaudi certificate, Sassone #C16a, ?3,250
1250.00
1174 **   C61 var
1976, Seraph, 1000L salmon, blue and brown, horizontal pair, left stamp has omitted image, right one with strong perforation shift, NH, VF, Raybaudi certificate
100.00