Lots 172 - 189, Catalogue of Auction #33 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
172  3
1879, 25c black and violet, printed on horizontally laid paper, tiny spot of gum loss from hinge removal, otherwise very fresh and nice copy with intact perforation and full OG, F/VF, Mi #3, ?700
100.00
173 (*)   8
1881, 10st black and green, printed on horizontally laid paper, brilliant colors, unused, no gum, VF, Mi #8, ?250
75.00
174  114-20
1915, Tsar Ferdinand and Views, the Bradbury, Wilkinson and Co. imperforated plate proofs in issued colors, complete set of seven, printed on white wove paper, excellent quality, no gum as produced, VF
500.00
175  130-33
1918, Tsar Ferdinand, imperforated plate proofs in issued colors, complete set in top left corner margin blocks of four, printed on white chalky paper, no gum as produced, VF and very scarce multiples
800.00
176 **   237-43
1931, Balkan Games, the first issue, complete set of seven, all are sheet margin copies, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #242-48, ?320
100.00
177 **   1222 var
1962, World Soccer Championships in Chile, 13st green, black and brown, top right corner margin imperforated pair, printed in the same colors as perforated stamp, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1312 var
150.00
178 **   1278 var
1963, Soviet Rocket "Luna 4", 1st ultra, top right corner margin vertical pair, imperforated on the right between stamps and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1388 var
150.00
179 **   1312 var
1964, Innsbruck Winter Olympic Games, Figure Skating, 2st rose, olive and green, horizontal bottom sheet margin pair, marginal inscription, imperforated at the bottom between stamps and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1427Uu
150.00
180 **   1312 var
1964, Innsbruck Winter Olympic Games, Figure Skating, 2st rose, olive and green, right sheet margin copy, rose color is inverted, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1427 var
100.00
181 **   1313 var
1964, Innsbruck Winter Olympic Games, Skiing, 3st green, dark green and brown, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1427 var
75.00
182 **   1507 var
1966, World Soccer Championships in England, 2st gray, red and black, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1634UMw
150.00
183 **   1510 var
1966, World Soccer Championships in England, 20st multicolored, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, gray background is omitted on both stamps, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1637 var
150.00
184 **   1523 var
1966, Soviet Space Program, "Vostok 3-4", 3st brown and gray, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1649 var
75.00
185 **   B37 var

Semi - Postal issues

1970, World Soccer Championships in Mexico, souvenir sheet, blue color - denomination and background are omitted, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 26 var
150.00
186 **   C4 var

Air Post stamps

1927-28, red surcharge 1L and "plane" on 6L blue and pale green, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce
150.00
187 **   C99 var
1963, Soviet Space Program, "Vostok 5", 1st pale lilac and violet, bottom sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, marginal inscription, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1394U, ?240++
150.00
188    27

Eastern Rumelia (South Bulgaria)

1885, blue overprint (type b) on 5pa lilac and pale lilac, used on pre-printed postcard in Philippole (Plovdiv), circular straight lines cancellation and bilingual ds, minor facial card scratch, did not affect the stamp, mostly VF, expertized by Calves
200.00
189    27a
1885, blue overprint (type a) on 5pa lilac and pale lilac, used on pre-printed postcard in Philippole (Plovdiv), blue bilingual ds, VF, expertized by Paetow
200.00