Lots 222 - 230, Catalogue of Auction #38 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
222  3c
1849, Ceres, 20c black, printed on yellowish paper, horizontal tete-beche pair, right stamp is inverted, full four-side margins, neat grid cancellation, fresh and nice, VF and scarce, APES certificate, Yvert #3d, 7,250, Scott C.v. $6,600
2500.00
223  9
1849, Ceres, 1fr dark carmine, horizontal strip of three, nice grid cancellation, large balanced margins all around, fresh and flawless, VF and scarce multiple, expertized by Calves, Brun and others, C.v. $2,300 as for pair and a single
1500.00
224  19
1854, Napoleon III, 80c lake, printed on yellowish paper, horizontal strip of four, neatly cancelled with small figures inside rhombus dotted cancellation, nice balanced margins and VF, C.v. $330 as for singles
200.00
225 **   197
1923, Bordeaux Philatelic Congress, blue overprint on 1fr claret and olive green, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $825
400.00
226 **   B11

Semi - Postal issues

1918, Red Cross issue, 15c+5c slate and red, block of four, perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000 as singles
400.00
227 **   B42-43
1935, Intellectual's Fund, complete set of two, full OG, NH, F/VF, Yvert #307-08, Scott C.v. $129
50.00
228    162

Air Post stamps and covers

January 2, 1914, Early Flight "Paris - Stuttgart" stationery postcard 10c red, uprated by sower 10c red, tied by special air mail date stamp, addressed to Moscow, postmarked on arrival "5.1.14", VF
100.00
229 **   C29-32
1954, Airplanes, complete set of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $324
120.00
230 **  Yv 6-7

Military Air Mail

1943, boxed overprint "Par Avion - Batiment De Ligne - Richelieu" on Senegal postage stamps of 1fr and 1.75fr, complete set of two, almost perfect centering and extremely fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, these stamps were in usage for five months only, Yvert C.v. 1,415, Sanabria #31-32, A. Rendon certificate
600.00