Lots 359 - 371, Catalogue of Auction #39 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
359    

Very Rare Tiflis pre-philatelic mailing

1821, stampless entire letter (wrapper and enclosure) sent from Tiflis to Kirchberg (Baden-Wurttemberg), written in German, sealed with wax, excellent condition
750.00
360  12-17
1919, National Republic issue, set of seven imperforated proofs in various colors, including unissued denominations, printed on yellowish paper without gum, some with sheet margins, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
361 **   13a
1919, St. George, 40k vermilion, block of 28 contains eight tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, VF and scarce positional piece
250.00
362  15 imp
1919, National Republic issue, 60k red, imperforated copy with double impression due to pre-printing paper fold, no gum as issued, VF
50.00
363  13 var
1921, inverted black diagonal overprint "De Jure" on 40k orange, imperforated copy, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #11 var
100.00
364  26/29
1922, four imperforated values: two of 500r carmine of slightly different shades, 1000r and 3000r, each has a part of violet or red violet overprint "Specimen" in Georgian, no gum as issued, VF and scarce assembly
300.00
365  28
1922, Industry and Agriculture, 2000r blue in vertical imperforated pair, a part of red violet overprint "Specimen" in Georgian on reverse, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
366  28
1922, Industry and Agriculture 2000r, six imperforated proofs, printed on smooth white thin paper, all existing colors: carmine, orange, blue, violet, brown, and dark blue, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
367  29
1922, Industry and Agriculture 3000r, six imperforated proofs, printed on smooth white thin paper, all existing colors: carmine, orange, blue, violet, brown, and dark blue, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
368  29
1922, Industry and Agriculture 3000r brown, two imperforated stamps printed on white wove paper, first one has the design of 2000r dark blue (#28) printed upside down on the back, the other one with red violet overprint "Specimen" on reverse, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
369 **   39a var
1923, black handstamped surcharge 40,000r on 5000r green, block of four, top left stamp with double surcharge, bottom ones with completely missing surcharge, slightly creased gum as often, fresh, full OG,NH, VF and spectacular piece, State Collection handstamp on reverse
250.00
370  50a
1923, large size black handstamped surcharge 15,000r over Armenian 5r on 15k red brown and blue, postally used vertical pair, fresh, F/VF and rare, especially in pair, this stamp is listed, but not priced in Scott Cat.
1000.00
371 **   B2 imp

Semi - Postal issues

1922, Coat of Arms, 100r brown red, imperforated block of four stamps without surcharges, no gum as issued, VF
150.00