Lots 208 - 215, Catalogue of Auction #32 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
208  8
1881, Coat of Arms, 10s black and green, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, Mi #8, ?220
75.00
209 */(*)   21B-22
1885, litho surcharges on the Coat of Arms, complete set of 4, very fresh, unused (no gum) or hinged (#21C), VF, Mi #21II-24II, ?1,000
250.00
210  41-42 var
1896, Coat of Arms, 2Lv rose and 3Lv black and buff, imperforated complete set of 2 in horizontal pairs, nice balanced margins and fresh colors, full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare, Mi #44U-45U, ?1,600++
750.00
211 **   101a
1912, Tsar Ferdinand, 5s pale green instead of dark olive color variety, perfectly centered, NH, VF and extremely rare stamp, signed by P. Karaivanoff, with a copy of his certificate for block of 4, the stamp is originated from the top right corner. The certificate stated: "the emission of this very rare variety was 500 stamps, of which were saved mint only 40...". Mi #90F, ?1,100 as hinged
1000.00
212 **   237-43
1931, Balkan Games, the first issue, complete set of seven, sheet margins blocks of four with serial number, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #242-48, ?1,280++
400.00
213  2572-74
1979, Bulgarian - Soviet Union Space Flight, complete set of three perforated epreuves de luxe, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and rare, about 50 complete sets of these de luxe sheets have been produced
1500.00
214    27

Eastern Rumelia

1885, blue overprint (type b) on 5pa lilac and pale lilac, used on pre-printed reply postcard (reply portion is attached) in Philippole (Plovdiv), blue bilingual ds, address is partly erased, still VF, signed V. Karaivanoff
200.00
215    28
1885, blue overprint (type b) on 10pa green and pale green, used on pre-printed postcard from Philippole (Plovdiv) to Vienna, tied with circular straight lines cancel, bilingual ds, Vienna arrival marking, VF and scarce
300.00