Lots 144 - 151, Catalogue of Auction #38 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
144 */(*)   21B-22
1885, Coat of Arms, litho surcharges, complete set of 4, very fresh, unused (no gum) or hinged (#21C), VF, Mi #21II-24II, ?1,000
250.00
145 **   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 four, the stamp 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
1500.00
146 **   122-24 imp
1917, Liberation of Macedonia, 5st green, 15st slate, 25st blue, three values in imperforated horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #112U-14U
250.00
147 **   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++
500.00
148 **/*   244-50
1931, Balkan Games, the second issue, complete set of seven, full OG, 1Lv and 50Lv are LH, balance is NH, F/VF, Mi #252-58, C.v. $665++
300.00
149 **   1315 var
1964, Innsbruck Winter Olympic Games, Ice-Hockey, 10st multicolored, Olympic Rings are nearly missing, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1430 I, ?140++
75.00
150    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
151    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
200.00