Lots 295 - 306, Catalogue of Auction #31 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
295 **   165a/75

Flying Mercury issue - Small Collection

1901, lot of six imperforated items, including five blocks of four: two of 1L brown, different types; proof of 1L in carmine lake; 10L red, type I; engraved proof of 1D in black; in addition as ingle proof of 5L, double printing of green and black colors. The lot is neatly identified by Karamitsos Cat, fresh and nice, full OG, NH/LH or no gum as issued, VF
500.00
296  188
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 10L in greenish blue, block of 4, printed on white cardboard, no gum as issued, VF and scarce multiple
750.00
297  190
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 25L in rose carmine, block of 4, printed on white cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare
750.00
298  190
1906, Special Olympic Games, perforated plate proof of 25L in rose carmine, printed on white thin cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
299  192
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 40L in blue, block of 4, printed on light blue cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
750.00
300  192
1906, Special Olympic Games, perforated plate proof of 40L in blue, printed on light blue cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
300.00
301  193
1906, Special Olympic Games, imperforated plate proof of 50L in lilac, block of 4, printed on light blue cardboard, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare multiple
750.00
302  184/97

Special Olympic Games issue - Proofs Collection

1906, lot of 18 imperforated proofs, 1L-5D, including six trial color proofs on ordinary paper and twelve plate, some of them sunken die, proofs on cards, in addition two mint stamps of 1L and 5D, fresh and nice, no gum as issued or for issued stamps - full OG, hinged, VF and scarce assembly
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1500.00
303  346-51
1930, Independence issue, set of six imperforated plate proofs in issued colors, blocks of 4, printed on thick white paper, two have bottom margins, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare colorful group
750.00
304    

Greek Zeppelin Flights

March 20-23, 1932, Zeppelin First South America Flight stationery postcard to Brazil, uprated by two stamps, Berlin connection, violet flight cachet, Recife "23.III.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #138B, ?1,100++
500.00
305    
April 18-20, 1932, Zeppelin Third South America Flight stationery postcard to Brazil, uprated by two stamps, Berlin connection, brown flight cachet, Recife "20.IV.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #150B, ?650++
350.00
306    
August 29 - September 1, 1932, Zeppelin Fifth South America Flight real photo postcard to Brazil, franked by five stamps, Berlin connection, Friedrichshafen dispatch, violet flight cachet, arrival ds on reverse, VF, Sieger #171B
200.00